125 N Chancellor St NEWTOWN Eight BR, Welcome to the Grand Dame
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8 BR, 4.5 BA
125 N Chancellor St, Newtown, PA
Welcome to the Grand Dame of Newtown Borough, a stunning 1902 Colonial Revival home that sits proudly on the most sought-after street in town. The historic Barnsley house features a gambrel roof, Palladian windows, lofty ceilings and handsome mill work. An arched hedgerow beckons you to this magnificent property that is traditional in style but state of the art in function. A stately front porch with tile floor and rich mahogany beadboard ceiling is a perfect spot to relax on a summer evening as neighbors stroll by. Once inside the vestibule, the expansive center hall featuring parquet floor and 3 sets of classic pocket doors, invites you to the warm living room anchored by a fireplace offering historic Mercer tile. The lovely music room, or library, across the hall also features original hardwoods accented with rich inlayed borders. A spacious dedicated dining area room is ideal for family gatherings or entertaining as it adjoins the original butler~s pantry. Custom cabinets, sub-zero refrigerator, double ovens, tile floor and breakfast area are offered in the kitchen, which was designed especially so the gourmet cook may enjoy the company of family or friends in the adjoining family and sun rooms while taking in the view of the beautiful rear gardens. On a cool evening the gas fireplace provides a warm ambiance in the family room which is lined with French doors opening to the expansive raised terrace with inlayed slate. An impressive side entry provides easy access to a classic office boasting rich wood paneling and Mercer tile floor. Enjoy the luxurious 2nd floor owner~s quarter~s with fireplace and breathtaking new en-suite boasting a freestanding soaking bathtub, walk-in shower, and custom built-ins, accented by gleaming marble. A private sitting area, providing a cozy respite or additional office, adjoins the impressively appointed dressing room with custom closets. 2 additional spacious bedrooms and two bathrooms are included on this level. The 3rd floor is a delightful surprise
6,055 sq. ft.
Fireplace, Patio/Deck, Refrigerator
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