One of the most prominent estates in the Philadelphia region and only 22 miles from downtown, this 37,000 SF modern residence designed by legendary architect Rafael Vi~oly is set on approximately 70 dramatic acres. While brilliant to display grand art collections,and host grand scale events; it is also perfect for an intimate lifestyle. Maximized views of the superb grounds and striking courtyard through lavish floor-to-ceiling windows. A grand 2-story entrance hall, a living room with an approx. 30-foot ceiling. Two dining rooms,library, Gourmet Eat-in-Kitchen, pantry and family room, media room, play room and offices round out the main living spaces. Master enjoys his and her marble baths, dressing rooms, sitting room, office and a private tower retreat that commands 360-degree views of the estate. 15' & 30' ceiling heights in certain rooms. Guest rooms open out to private balconies. Amenities include, 20,000 SF Playhouse; indoor,outdoor tennis;4,000 bottle wine cellar; pool, pool house;two stone farm houses,3 bedroom apartment and pond.
Please see the attached video or go to Sothebys to view this incredible property! As the verdant heart of Ardrossan, Col. Robert Montgomery's legendary 750-acre estate on Philadelphia's Main Line, Albermarle is a property like no other. Its fascinating history as the center for the Montgomery family's equestrian pursuits epitomizes the Main Line's Golden Age. Its transition into a magnificent residence with guest houses, party barn and clock-tower office continues its legacy as world-class property. Surrounded by conservancy land, Albermarle underwent a meticulous renovation supervised by top architects and artisans to become a very private, very sophisticated country estate designed for fine living, entertaining and recreation. Its landscaping and hardscaping are breathtaking, shaping the vistas and gardens that enhance the property in every direction all year long. The main residence has been perfectly restored with repointed stone, a cedar shake roof, copper gutters and hand-carved front entrance doors. Inside, a completely renovated, beautifully designed home awaits with a mix of elegant yet comfortable formal living and dining rooms, a true chef's kitchen, paneled library and a dramatic great room centered on a soaring fireplace. All are designed for easy access to terraces overlooking superb gardens and green spaces, perfect for entertaining. Private quarters include a sumptuous main bedroom suite and 4 sterling guest bedrooms. The superior materials and incredible craftsmanship are timeless throughout. The restored, multi-functional clock tower building now houses a complete office space, beautifully blending original architectural features, including the clock's mechanicals room, with every modern amenity. Twin guest houses are immaculately renovated, providing a 1-bedroom accommodation on one side and a 3-bedroom accommodation on the other. Each includes charming living quarters, spacious, modern kitchens and outdoor spaces. The stone barn was completely rebuilt in the location of the original barn. Its design complements the estate's existing structures perfectly. Designed for year-round use, the barn is centered on a great room with dramatic ceiling height. A second-floor space presently is used as a fitness room. The property's location is convenient to renowned schools, shopping and restaurants as well as local and international travel hubs. Albermarle is a one-of-a-kind property, a rare opportunity to live among history whilst enjoying ev
Please see the attached video or go to Sothebys to view this incredible property! Linden Hill is a legendary estate property notable for its world-class architecture and its 50-acre, park-like setting. Designed between 1928 and 1931 by Edmund B. Gilchrist for stockbroker Rodman Ellison Griscom, the property was owned for more than 50 years by the Dorrance family of Campbell's Soup Company. Enter Linden Hill's very private grounds and travel past fenced pastures and stone outbuildings reminiscent of the quaintest of French villages. An initial courtyard formed by turreted caretaker's quarters, a 10-car garage, stables and additional staff houses leads to the crest of a hill. Soon, at the end of a narrow walled lane, the magnificent manor house reveals itself, a majestic example of French Normandy-inspired design of breathtaking scale and symmetry. Pass through the courtyard entry where brick chimney stacks on guest houses cleverly frame the main house, and behold a truly historic mansion, beautifully maintained with complete respect for its origins, yet offering every modern amenity. Its grand-scale formal rooms offer elegant and easy, expansive or intimate entertaining spaces. Private quarters are equally inviting with family living quarters that accommodate guests for short-term or extended stays. Beyond the main house are two pools, a pool house, tennis court and a beautiful aviary, all set within absolutely stunning gardens and grounds. As a legacy property that can also serve as a family retreat, look no farther than the timeless and spectacular Linden Hill. Taxes are based on 67.70 Acres.
Lynnewood Hall A True Neoclassical Revival Masterpiece.....Main House offers 70,000 Sq.Ft of living space & 33.85 gated acres! Built from Indiana limestone the T shape Lynnewod Hall is considered the largest surviving Gilded Age Mansions in the Philadelphia area. Featuring 55 Bedrooms & 55+ Bathrooms, Ballroom, Swimming Pool,wine cellers & much more! Endless Possibilities..........
Main line equestrian estate eased under the Willistown Conservation Trust.Property is comprised of two parcels totaling 72 acres. Main house parcel includes 23.03 acres. Barn and Farm Manager's Residence parcel includes 48.54 acres. Main House includes Gourmet Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, Formal Living Room, Solarium, Den, Library, Billiard Room, Bar Room, Viewing Room,and Underground Shooting Range. A flagstone verandah which runs the length of the back exterior of the house and offers one of the most spectacular views in Radnor Hunt horse country. Rolling fields provide a backdrop for shooting clay pigeon and horseback riding. Highlights include swimming pool with cabana, har tru lit tennis courts, heated greenhouse, whole house generator, 17 horse stall barn; main barn includes 2 tack rooms,2 heated wash stalls, feed room, office,groom's apartment,riding ring, dressage and jumping area 5 turnout pastures, 4 round pens.IMPORTANT SEE MLS#6210612 and MLS#6210613 FOR MORE PURCHASE OPTIONS.
One of the most prominent estates in the Philadelphia area, this modern home of 37,000 sf was conceived by world-renowned architect Rafael Vi~oly, and resides on nearly 29 exquisite acres. Set within an impressive stone courtyard, the main house offers museum-quality galleries and hallways suitable to display vast art collections, yet also perfect for a more casual and intimate lifestyle. Divided into three elegant wings, the interior maximizes views of the courtyard and exquisite grounds via floor-to-ceiling windows in all rooms and interior corridors facing the courtyard. The North Wing is devoted to the family, the East Wing is devoted to two Dining Rooms and the South wing is devoted to a heroic scale Living Room, Grand Foyer and Media room. A tower provides 360 degree views of the entire estate. The verdant grounds also hold a pavilion, as well as a scenic swimming pool complete with a poolhouse. 15' & 30' ceiling heights in certain rooms. Taxes reflect entire parcel. This is a partial offering of MLS #6422283.
This exceptional property is one of Bucks County's premier estates and was part of the original William Penn land grant. Its more than 190 acres is the backdrop for an extraordinary compound of three homes, barns & stables, historic outbuildings, picturesque ponds and rolling pastures and countryside. Part of Fashion Farms, a renowned group of horse breeding farms, it has panoramic views of mountains and is an idyllic and beautiful retreat. The tree-lined driveway leads to a stone Grand Manor House, circa 1713, that is the epitome of refined elegance and gracious, comfortable living. More than a stunning home, it promotes a lifestyle that could take many directions, both formal and casual, to satisfy the most discerning buyer. In addition to the manor house with its period ambiance and custom detailing, there is a Victorian guest home, an authentic 1740 cottage and a bank barn complete with stalls, hay storage and caretaker's apartment. Amenities include lighted tennis courts, swimming pool\spa with pool house, spring house, garages, greenhouses, paved roadways and updated mechanicals. Currently a turnkey breeding operation, the property has the amenities and acreage to be a premier equestrian or agricultural business, or simply a distinguished country estate.
Harmony Mountain is a retreat unlike any other. The homeowner had a specific vision for this residence, a place where materials and cultural elements from around the world flow together to create one harmonious environment. Approach the house from the dramatically lit winding driveway and you know that you are embarking on a journey. The serenity of its location stays with you throughout your experience. The Italian-influenced architectural lines of the home draw from the owner's cultural background mixed with Eastern architecture. The curve, or circle element, is the key feature that occurs throughout the home. Upon entering, take in breathtaking views through the living room windows, you are now standing at the highest point in Waverly, PA, feeling as if you are floating on a cloud. The misty morning air and vanishing-edge pool create a feeling of mystery, and a calmness about the home. Built of hand-selected stone from all over the world, the home melds natural materials including Vermont slate on the roof, Jerusalem Limestone flooring with honey onyx details, light green onyx from Pakistan in the main suite bath, and countertops ranging from Irish Moss at the pool house to Brazilian Blue Macauba in a guest bathroom. The furnishings and artwork, which are a critical part of the home's energy, provide yet another harmonious blend of elements from all over the world. Another key element in this residence is the finishing. Done by master artisans, the faux-finish work in this home is amazing. Venetian Plaster was used and ranges from soft color palettes to bold. In the main spaces, delicately embossed, subtle leaf patterns float around the ceiling. As you travel from one end of the house to the other, you notice the beautifully veneered, curved wood walls and doors. These walls were done in a figured Anigre, otherwise known as Anigeria from W Africa. Sappelle Makore, a wood species used in the study, is also of African origin. The residence at Harmony Mountain has little pieces of heaven everywhere, hidden features that you have to happen upon to even know they exist. A home theater in the basement, a music niche discretely tucked into the living room and a meditation room hidden off of the main suite bedroom. Also outside of the master bedroom are heated stepping stones for cold winter days or evenings that lead you to a spa experience basically carved right out of the earth. $50,000 bonus or ~% commission at closing to agent who brings an accepted offer.
The main residence is now able to be purchased with 30 acres of surrounding pastoral Radnor Hunt horse country. The property includes pool and pool house, hartru lit tennis courts, heated green house. The main residence was designed in the early 19th century by local renoun architect Richard Brognard Okie. The residence highlights a new addition 2005 with bar room, wine room, viewing room and underground shooting range., a solarium,study,library, and second master bedroom was added in 1970 by a New York architect SEE MLS#'S 6210612 and MLS#'S 6031725 FOR MORE PURCHASE OPTIONS
One-of-a-kind property now available at Arbor Hill, set amidst 18 idyllic acres featuring a 20,000 s.f. bank barn converted into an incredible multi-purpose building & luxurious 3 BR single family residence. Overlooking acres of breathtaking grounds and a gorgeous pond, this unique building houses a sport court, indoor tennis court, gymnasium, and state of the art high-end locker rooms including sauna. Also features outdoor tennis & pavillion, and 2 renovated historic stone guest houses, one with 2 bedrooms & one with 4 bedrooms. This is a partial offering of MLS #6422283
Welcome to Millcreek Farm, located in the heart of the main line on the North side of Bryn Mawr. A beautiful 9400 square foot Fieldstone Farmhouse with 4-car attached garage is nestled on over 13 acres with open meadows, a wandering brook and majestic trees. Situated on a long drive off Williamson Road overlooking panoramic vistas, this exceptional opportunity awaits a fortunate buyer, offered for the first time by the original owner. Enter into the front to back center hall where the main floor offers a large formal dining room with corner cupboards, beautiful millwork and living room with marble fireplace. Newer chef's kitchen with Brazilian Blue granite counters, two tier island, top of the line stainless steel appliances including conduction range, a Miele steam oven, two traditional ovens, Sub Zero commercial refrigerator and freezer, large ice maker and desk workstation with built-ins. Lovely breakfast area opens with sliders to large vaulted ceiling sunroom overlooking gardens, the Olympic sized swimming pool, pool house with kitchenette, his and hers baths, and tennis court. The library is the heart of the home with exposed beams, wet bar, powder room and floor to ceiling stone fireplace surrounded by built-ins. This terrific space is more than a library and has accommodated many board meetings, and large enough to support the executive buyer's business needs. The present owner built this home for a large family of seven little ones. The second floor is complete with 7 bedrooms and 5 full bathrooms. The master suite features a new dressing room with gorgeous built-ins, new bathroom with radiant heat flooring, whirlpool tub, sauna and additional powder room and walk in closet. All bedrooms have either private bathrooms or have adjacent shared baths. There are two laundry rooms for convenience, one on each level. For the buyer who needs more space, there is a third floor walk up semi-finished room with dormers and a huge basement currently used as a workshop. This beautiful estate is surrounded by preserved open space that one fortunate buyer will be able to call home. A once and a lifetime offer! Please do not enter the property without a confirmed appointment as the driveway triggers an alarm.
Delchester Farm with Panoramic Views, Beautifully situated Delchester Farm is one of the premiere properties of Philadelphia's Main Line. The Grand drive offers a panoramic view of rolling pastures and horses. Consisting of 24 acres with multiple farm buildings, the property was extensively renovated starting in 1998. The original 2 story main house was constructed in 1795. Entering the home a Grand Front to Back Foyer greets you, Living Room with fireplace, and adjacent Conservatory, Study with fireplace, Formal Dining Room with fireplace, Gourmet Kitchen with adjacent Morning Room and Breakfast Room with fireplace. Oak stairs leads to the second floor Master Suite, with fireplace and Balcony overlooking beautiful horse pastures. His and Her Baths, large bedroom, and study complete the second floor. Third floor has four bedrooms and two baths. Over ten thousand square feet of living. Conservation easement with sub-division potential. This is a One Of A Kind Opportunity to own this home.
Delchester Farm with Panoramic Views. Beautifully situated Delchester Farm is one of the premier properties of Philadelphia's Main Line. The Grand drive offers a panoramic view of rolling pastures and horses. Consisting of 24 acres with multiple farm buildings, the property was extensively renovated starting in 1998. The original 2 story main house was constructed in 1795. Entering the home a Grand Front to Back Foyer greets you, Living Room with fireplace and adjacent Conservatory, Study with fireplace, Formal Dining Room with fireplace, Gourmet Kitchen with adjacent Morning Room and Breakfast Room with fireplace. Oak stairs leads to the second floor Master Suite, with fireplace and Balcony, overlooking beautiful horse pastures. His and Her Baths, large bedroom, and study complete the second floor. Third floor has four bedrooms and two baths. Over ten thousand square feet of living. Conservation easement with sub-division potential. This is a One Of A Kind Opportunity to own this home.
The MOST spectacular property in all Bucks County!! Bucks County's #GreatGatsby A residential compound suited for Royalty! Twin Silo represents the ultimate lifestyle. Dating back to 1710, this 100 (subdividable) acre estate has been envisioned and realized by it's Owner/Architect, Interior Designer & Landscape designer to a true masterpiece! As one of the few remaining original stone homes dating back to the William Penn Land Grant, Twin Silo began it's transformation almost 25 years ago. It is an architectural and aesthetic masterpiece exuding elegance, optimum grace and sophistication. Twin Silo derives it's name from the rare, double silos wrapped in the exquisite stone which is attached to the huge fieldstone barn built in 1781. This restored stone bank barn is the largest of it's kind in Pennsylvania. The extraordinary 100 acres are home to award winning gardens...Walk through the gorgeous pathways amongst plantings and stunning perennial gardens: an Italian garden, French garden, an English garden and full scale hedge maze. Stroll through the series of formal garden rooms; a two acre pond with fountain graced by white swans; beautiful sculptures and statuaries; dozens of magnificent antique planters filled with magnificent floral arrangements. A resort-like pool and spa perfect for enjoying those warm summer days. The Main Residence is lavish in proportion and incomparable in craftsmanship and every detail meticulously included. This estate has been home to lavish and socialite events with parking available for over a hundred cars. As you enter the residence, you are immediately graced by the extravagant molding details and original mahogany wide-plank floors. The great room with walk-in fireplace and soaring stone wall is an impressive work of art. The new TWO STORY Master Suite consists of two master bathrooms w/ luxurious marble and tile work. One w/a marble tub fit for a King. On the second floor you will find two incredible offices and a stunning bath. The home has been designed w/ the highest quality materials from the extravagant molding details, the intricate multi-colored & rare marble floors to the original wide plank mahogany floors, every imaginable amenity and indulgence has been realized. Twin Silo is a true masterpiece located in prestigious and bucolic Bucks County. Exceedingly private and exceptionally convenient to restaurants, shopping, major highways & airports.In a rush? Plenty of room for a Helipad! #twinsiloestate
This magnificent estate property on 50 secluded, preserved acres offers an exquisitely finished custom home, restored stone 4 BR 2 Bath Guest House, & totally restored 1739 farmhouse, now a 2-story, 2+car garage/equipment barn. In addition, the property is a great mecca for entertaining with a heated salt water pool & spa w/ outdoor pergola, outdoor terraces, tennis court, 13 ft. deep stocked pond w/gazebo, fruit tree orchards, 16 Ac. of open fields, 34 Ac. of woods, prof. landscaping, shade trees and perennial gardens. The beautifully proportioned architect-designed home by Richard Zaveta, is built of hand cut stone,w/a slate roof,& copper gutters and downspouts. The beautifully decorated home is finished with the finest of materials- quarter sawn oak flooring, marble, limestone, designer carpeting, arched doorways, European solid wood doors, 6 fireplaces, 10 ft. ceilings on the first floor, top-end d~cor, imported chandeliers, and offers a 3-story elevator, 10 seat home theater, 1000 bottle climate controlled wine cellar and tasting room,& full bar. The cook's kitchen is equipped with a commercial grade 6-Burner Viking Range w/griddle & two ovens, granite counters,2 dishwashers, Subzero Refrigerator/Freezer with drawers, warming oven, and sunny breakfast room. to an outdoor terrace. A china room is a great pantry/storage space adjacent to the gorgeous Kitchen, which is adjacent to a comfortable Family Room with stone fireplace & French Doors to an outdoor terrace. A cherry paneled library, step-down conservatory w/casement window surround, & a covered porch w/outside fireplace and cove lighting enhance the living space. All rooms are of grand scale and beautifully appointed. The Main BR suite has a private balcony, and is equipped with a coffee bar; the suite includes a marble bath with shower for two, jetted tub, and a dressing area with two large walk-in closets with closet systems. Every luxurious bedroom is en-suite and has a walk-in closet and beautifully appointed bath- one a guest suite with toe balcony and vaulted ceiling. Built-in speakers provide music in every room! The full finished walk-out lower level leads to a full bar with access to a covered patio and steps leading to the pool area. A game room, gym, full bath, home theater, and Tuscan inspired wine cellar/tasting room are ideal for entertaining. The conveniently located property is wonderfully secluded, and offers true perfection inside and out! A once in a lifetime opportunity!