Close to nearby Frenchtown Bridge in Bridgetown Township, this circa 1790 historic farmhouse home has been completely restored with the finest materials while keeping much of its original charm and character. Enjoy the unobstructed views of the Delaware River from the expansive bluestone patio along the river bank as well as the Riparian rights of this most amazing property. A new paver walkway and professional landscaping lead to the rocking chair covered porch which spans the length of the home. The formal living room features newly refinished 16” to 20” wide plank original pumpkin pine flooring, a wood burning fireplace with stacked stone fire box, painted wood mantle surround and slate hearth, flanked by circa 18th century built-in cabinetry. A second wood burning fireplace can be found on the opposite side of the living room as well as chair rail, fresh paint and more! Note that all fireplaces are fully functional and have new stainless-steel flue liners, new dampers and have been certified with a lifetime warranty. A sliding double barn door provides entry to the adjacent 1st floor bedroom/office including pumpkin pine wood flooring, solid wood paneled walls and crown molding. The inspired kitchen has been reframed back to its original design featuring antique white oak timber trusses manufactured at a local sawmill, raw timber accents around walls and windows and a ceiling treatment of 1”x 8” whitewashed pine ship lap. Enhancing the kitchen charm is a bluestone slate floor complete with radiant heat, a large stainless steel farm style sink, quartz counters with marble subway tile backsplash and new white shaker cabinetry with undermount and overmount task and accent lighting and custom millwork. Additional kitchen upgrades include new stainless-steel Kitchen Aid appliances featuring a 5-burner cooktop with vented hood, double wall oven, dishwasher and pullout microwave drawer, a French style refrigerator and a large center island with overhang and seating. Dual barn doors provide the opening to the spacious double pantry. Exit the New Pella Slider to the new expansive paver patio, fended backyard, coy pond and extensive professional landscaping. A large storage shed can also be found in the backyard with entry into the garage area. The adjoining dining room features polished pumpkin pine wide-plank wood flooring, patinaed wood panel accent wall, corner windows and turned pie stairs to the Upper Level. The Main Bedroom is highlighted by a cozy fireplace, deep windowsills, pumpkin pine floors and a Main Bath with all the necessities including a pair of coach light fixtures, bead board wainscot, a subway tiled oversized shower stall with frameless slide by glass enclosure, distressed vanity with marble top, satin gold faucet and custom tile floor with radiant heat. The owner’s bedroom also features a stairway to the floored attic which features plenty of storage space. Bedroom #2 is awash in natural light and has an ensuite bath with tiled corner shower, wall hung sink and hand-hewn half-timber accents.
As much as you will enjoy the interior of this home, the exterior has many exciting offerings.
Paver patios, lush perennial gardens, mature shade trees, and an outdoor shower are just a few special features. Across River Road to the Delaware River, the open and wooded space exudes your blue stone patio beckons one and all to sit a spell and watch the river flow as the day goes by. Fishing, wading, or boating are at your feet and can be enjoyed by everyone. A great place to add a dock as well is this property has Riparian right to the Delaware River. The ideal spot for morning coffee or evening cocktails with or without company. Additional enhancements include all new Pella windows, zoned HVAC, new 200-amp Electric, new water, sewer & gas lines and a new lifetime warranted roof.
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