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Saturday, January 18, 2020
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Exquisite equine estate in Harrington, Del., offered at $449,900

HARRINGTON, Del.--If you are looking for a well-thought-out and functional farm for your peace and enjoyment as well as an ideal property for your animal stock, search no further!

Mathena 1Sited in a small community of farms within minutes to Harrington Raceway and the Delaware State Fair Grounds, as well as schools, shopping and medical facilities, this 10-acre equestrian property affords beautiful sunsets from the expansive front porch overlooking seemingly endless pastures.

Mathena 2Nestled at the end of a private drive, this home has been recently updated including a brand new kitchen with solid wood Amish built cabinets, new appliances and granite counter tops.

All baths have been renovated and offer granite counters and tile.

The HVAC system is a high efficiency York heat pump system with gas back-up.

Mathena 3The main bedroom suite is complete with a barn door entry, a six-head tiled shower and a heated tile floor.

There is a partial, a walk-out basement, a breeze way, an oversized two car garage, a 20’ x 12’ shed and thornless black berry bushes.

Seven acres is fenced by new top-of-the-line black Hi Tensile fencing, creating four large sacrifice paddocks with a 24’ x 24’ run in/sacrifice shed connecting all the paddocks.

Multiple water access points and the design of the paddocks, run in sheds and barn allow the utilization of rotational grazing.

The 54’ x 54’ barn offers eight large box stalls, a renovated and insulated tack room as well as a 670 bale storage capacity.

Move-in ready-make your appointment today!

Contact Lisa Mathena, 302-236-6232 This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., The Lisa Mathena Group/Patterson-Schwartz Real Estate, www.lisamathena.com

Muse Rd., old world charm with modern conveniences

WEISENBERG TOWNSHIP, Pa.--Well loved and cared for through the years, this early 1700s stone cottage perches on a tree-lined hillside in Lehigh County.

Muse Rd. 3With over 6.5 acres spread over two parcels, Muse Road exudes old-world charm with all the conveniences of modern living.

Muse Rd. 4 rightHistoric touches abound throughout the home, including random width flooring, deep window sills, and a floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace.

The living and dining areas flow easily into the updated eat-in kitchen with granite countertops and cooking space built into the original walk-in fireplace.

Upstairs, the generous master bedroom features it’s own dressing area and dual closets, while just down the hall, another bedroom opens to an enclosed sleeping porch.

The finished third floor offers a third bedroom with a vaulted ceiling and walk-in closet.

Spacious outbuildings include a two-car garage with finished workshop space above, and a large bank barn suitable for horses or livestock.

The adjoining parcel is enhanced by the babbling of Switzer Creek, with cleared space along the bank for relaxing and enjoying the lush greenery.

Muse Rd. 5Located just off the beaten path, but with shopping, dining, and commuter routes in close proximity, Muse Road is a welcome respite from the hustle and bustle of everyday life.

For a tour, contact Maggie Koller: (610) 248-2863 / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., at Carol C. Dorey Real Estate: (610) 346-8800, or visit doreyrealestate.com/muse-road

Shady Lane Farm, a peaceful getaway

BERNVILLE, Pa.--Set on over 40 acres of country paradise, this grand property known as Shady Lane Farm is the perfect home for a peaceful getaway.

LuskA long driveway surrounded by towering trees on both sides leads past a fenced lined pasture on one side and pine trees unveiling a beautiful pond on the other.

The stone estate with a wraparound covered front porch overlooks the pond and pristine landscape.

As you enter through the exceptional two-story foyer with a breathtaking crystal chandelier, you will find an open floor plan with hardwood flooring, fine features, and quality craftsmanship throughout.

Lusk rightOutstanding features include: an oversized first floor owner's suite, an elevator that goes to every floor in the home and a gourmet kitchen with marvelous views of the outdoors.

Elegant stairs lead up to the second level which hosts a spacious loft with two bedrooms and a full bath as well.

From the loft is a staircase that leads up to the third floor which is home to an additional bedroom, full bath, kitchenette, and a walk-in closet.

The partially finished lower level has many sizeable utility and storage rooms, with potential of being finished into additional living areas.

lusk 2It also leads to the oversized attached 3-car garage.

Various outbuildings include a barn with six horse stalls on the first level and storage on the upper level, a detached four-car garage, carport, and numerous sheds.

The barn has access to multiple grazing areas with gates.

A backup generator is located just off one of the sheds.

For those who want a home away from the hectic chaos of everyday life, this peaceful getaway is the opportunity of a lifetime.

For additional information, call Anne Lusk at Lusk & Associates Sotheby's International Realty at 717-291-9101 Ext: 3534.

 

River Ridge Farm

BRIDGETON TOWNSHIP, Pa.--Set on an enchanting 98 acres, down a quarter mile drive through mature woodland on a quiet country road in historic Bucks County, River Ridge Farm is a treasure.

Dorey 2 1Once known as the Guggenheim Estate, now beautifully transformed and embellished, this gentleman’s farm is a quintessential representation of all that is unique to Pennsylvania architecture, overlooking the Delaware River from atop Chestnut Ridge Road.

The circa1823 stone home was restored in 2018,including a slate roof with snow guards,copper gutters,and downspouts.

Dorey 2 2Inside, wide plank floors span both levels of the home.

The living room has exposed stone walls, Pella windows with deep window sills, and a wood-burning fireplace.

The floor plan flows into the oversized kitchen boasting every modern convenience and top-of-the-line accoutrements.

Adjacent, the original summer kitchen is now a dining room,featuring a cozy Jotul stove and opening to the wrap-around blue stone patio.

Forey 2 3The patio has a timber frame pergola with a built-in Wolf grill with stone surround.

Multipurpose buildings are positioned amidst the acreage.

A detached garage accommodates two to three cars, with an attached ATV bay.

The 1800’s stone bank barn provides multiple purpose storage,or a venue for conversion.

For the horse enthusiast,there is an indoor riding arena, stable with five stalls, tack room and two run-in stalls,and an outdoor arena with grit footing and split rail pastures.

Miles of walking and riding trails lead through the woods out to the cliffs overlooking the Delaware River.

This rare setting in Upper Bucks is a private oasis, yet still within easy driving distance to shopping, dining, and recreation.

For a tour,contact Nancy Ahlum: (610) 360-7224, or Kelly Burland: (610) 248-3490,at Carol C. Dorey Real Estate: (610) 346-8800, or visit https://www.doreyrealestate.com/river-ridge-farm

Cross Creek Farm, high on a scenic hillside

WILLIAMS TOWNSHIP, Pa.--Encompassed by 47 acres of woods and open space, Cross Creek Farm sits high on a scenic hillside.

Dorey 1 1A long driveway approaches this extraordinary country complex, easily reached from New York City and Philadelphia.

A modest1830 log home has evolved over decades into a captivating three bedroom residence with a covered front porch and stone and clapboard exterior.

Dorey 1 2Filled with rustic charm and modern comforts, centuries old rooms are highlighted by wide plank random width pine floors, deep silled windows, log walls and exposed wood beams.

A stone floor-to-ceiling fireplace accents the living room with access to a flagstone patio, and the lower level provides excellent home office space.

A walk of the grounds leads to a shooting range, putting green,garage space with workshop and art studio, and a spacious guest studio with great room, full bath, and kitchen.

Dorey 1 3Tucked away deep in the woods is a private cabin showcasing the natural beauty and tranquility of this very special venue.

Whether a full-time residence or weekend hideaway, Cross Creek Farm offers limitless ways to live, work and play.

Lehigh Valley destinations, Delaware River villages and essential traffic corridors routes are swiftly reached from the convenient location.

For a tour, contact Kelly Burland: (610) 248-3490,at Carol C. Dorey Real Estate: (610)346-8800, or visit https://www.doreyrealestate.com/cross-creek-farm

Country Living Paradise at its Finest

DOVER, Pa.--Set on over 85 acres of pure tranquility, this property has acres of open pasture to the calm views of the Conewago Creek.

Lusk 1AThis farm provides seclusion, but is only a short commute to dining, shopping, and entertainment.

The main house has the look of a cozy cottage from the outside, but inside is a spacious and absolute delight with an open floor plan, natural lighting, and pleasant surprises around every turn, including radiant floor heat, an entire house propane driven generator, and well.

The fully equipped kitchen boasts a 2-level center island with breakfast bar and a cook top on the lower level of the island.

Lusk 2AAs you make your way into the great room, you will immediately feel like you are in a secluded hunting cabin with 1 stone wall and 1 log and mortar wall.

A first floor owner's suite is fantastic ,with high ceilings, a loft area with storage closet including a utility sink, and a walk-in closet that also connects to the private bath.

The owner's private bath features a walk-in stall steam shower, a jetted tub, and dual vanities.

Lusk 3The barn has hay and storage on the top level with horse stalls on the lower level.

The surrounding landscaping is incredible with wooded areas, open pastures, and tillable acreage--- the possibilities are endless.

An added bonus is that the surrounding farms are not going to be developed.

If you are looking for a farm with privacy, seclusion, and endless possibilities, this is the property for you!

Listed at $999,900, Listing Agent: Anne M. Lusk.

For more information, please call 717-291-9101.

To view the property, please click on https://drive.google.com/open?id=1IErLzW-6QHIYC65EwOQf0X3h8EOf9w3d

Website: AnneLusk.com

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