62 E DARK HOLLOW ROADPipersville, Pennsylvania18947United States
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Separate Guesthouse/Studio etc. - Very rarely does such a unique property become available. Discover this charming historic house with separate carriage house situated within Tinicum Township's beautiful country side. Maison Papillon, a...
Separate Guesthouse/Studio etc. - Very rarely does such a unique property become available. Discover this charming historic house with separate carriage house situated within Tinicum Township's beautiful country side. Maison Papillon, a character-filled, stucco-over-stone farmhouse, wears its 19th-century architectural details well. Picturesque and so inviting, this classic Bucks County retreat was renovated to be timeless: it keeps the best of its original details while adding modern conveniences. Its three-level interior features a living/dining room with stone walk-in fireplace, exposed-beam ceilings and wide-plank wood floors. The kitchen with stone floor and wood countertops has new appliances and closet storage. On the second level, a bedroom with separate dressing room and custom closet organizers is served by a bathroom with inviting clawfoot soaking tub and window looking into the solarium ? lovely extra light. The bedroom also has a fireplace. The solarium is adjacent to French doors and windows and keeps a cozy atmosphere. This light-filled space with a working fountain and planter opens to a shade garden. The third level is a sunny space with skylights, wood floors and wall-to-wall windows. Well suited for use as an office, library, sitting room or guest room, it has wall-length closets. For convenience there is a powder room on this floor. The property's carriage house evokes of Provencal style with glass and copper fixtures and can function as a studio, music room or even a guest apartment. It features a kitchen with stainless appliances and sleeping loft with fabulous views overlooking the wooded property. Laundry facilities are conveniently on the main living level. Below the interior space is a garage. A path between the main house and carriage house leads to a bank hill garden. Use for growing your own flowers, veggies and herbs. Well maintained with a number of updates in recent years, this miniature farm retreat is just five minutes from Frenchtown, 1 hour 25 minutes to NYC and convenient to the best Bucks County offers in charming historical villages and natural beauty. 1 hour 20 minute to Philadelphia, 1 hour to Princeton. Additional convenient parking area close to the house.
Listing Courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty