This classic Chester County Quaker School compound has been lovingly restored and modernized. The main residence was built in 1785 and functioned as the School Master's home. In 1930, renowned architect R. Brognard Okie designed a lovely addition. A stone barn and separate 1 bedrooms 1 and a half bath cottage that served as Goshen friends' schoolhouse were erected in 1782. A 3 car garage also sits on the 3.8 breathtaking acres of grounds, perfectly located near the Radnor Hunt, riding and walking trails, the train to Center City, Episcopal Academy and West town School campuses, Applebrook and White Manor Country Clubs and all conveniences. The bucolic property abuts 30 acres of permanently conserved lands. A major feature of the property is the ability to enjoy a permanently preserved natural view shed. Affectionately known as "Chimney Corners" with 4 chimneys gracing the main house and 1 on the cottage all restored, the property is nestled at the 5 points of the village of Historic Sugartown and appears on the National Register of Historic Places. The structures were expertly renovated to the highest standards while being respectful of the original historic elements, architectural details and the local area.
Current owners have been mindful stewards of this and have done extensive, thoughtful renovations which are too many to list but include, a complete new well and septic system, upgraded electric, plumbing and heating, ventilation, and air conditioning, new cedar roof, new windows, gutters, downpours, chimney caps and liners, new dreamy custom gourmet kitchen with premium appliances, elegant new baths, basement and 2nd floor laundry, renovated master suite with Waterworks spa bath, renovated,converted attic, bedroom suite, wireless alarm system and so much more.Glorious spaces abound, from the gracious foyer with exposed stone to the light filled great room with soaring vaulted wood beamed ceilings and greenhouse style windows for entertaining. A charming library, sunny breakfast room, home office and generously sized bedrooms assure utmost comfort and contentment for today's discerning buyer. The garage was renovated in 2016 with artisan custom hardwood garage doors remote controlled by clicker or smartphone, restoration glass windows, new stucco and siding, river jack stone trough and LED lighting. Upgrades to the cottage residence include new lighting, a renovated bath, new oversized hot water heater with alarm and shutoff.