MLS® ID: 7229317
23 BELLINGHAMSHIRE PLACE
NEW HOPE, Pennsylvania, 18938 $1,289,000
This custom built center hall colonial with generous room sizes has beautiful custom millwork and luxury finishes throughout the house. As you approach, the curb appeal is exceptional. The grounds of this estate property are a defining quality that sets it apart from others. The landscape and hardscape create a serene experience. The entry of the home opens to a foyer with a sweeping staircase flanked by a dining room with resplendent moldings and wainscoting and built in corner cabinets and to the right a formal living room with triple-crown moldings and masonry gas fireplace. Step into the nucleus of the home, the gourmet kitchen with a large center island, granite counter tops, marble backsplash, and copper sink, top of the line appliances, a butler's pantry and a dining area with walkout to the paver patio. The adjacent spacious two story great room with stone fireplace has walls of windows that overlooks the paver patio and stunning multi-level stone terraces complete with a waterfall gently flowing to a stone pond/pool. Simply breathtaking! Enjoy this view from all rooms in the back of the house. A first floor study with built in bookcases has French doors to the great room and leads to the Solarium that runs the width of the house and has views of the lush surroundings as well as access to a cedar deck and the paver patio. A rear and front staircase leads to the second floor sleeping area. The very spacious master suite with a sitting area has a gas fireplace. A bonus room, currently used as a third closet, could be an office or nursery. The ensuite master bath has a large Jacuzzi tub. Three additional bedrooms are located on the second floor; one ensuite and two with a Jack and Jill bath. A stained glass panel greets you as you enter the large finished lower level which is an ideal gathering place and for entertaining friends. It's complete with a large space for a pool table, and boasts a bar area, half bath, a sitting area with fireplace and large screen TV, a half bath, an exercise room and bonus room. The home has four fireplaces, exterior lighting and a generator. The home is located in one of the top school districts in Pennsylvania and is commutable to New Jersey.