1750 Stone Farmhouse Estate Asks $2.24M in Ottsville, Pennsylvania
$2,249,000 | Built 1750 | 4,800 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 3.5 Baths | 49.5 Acres
49 Frankenfield Rd, Ottsville, PA 18942
Sited on 49.5 picturesque acres, this renovated 1750 stone farmhouse is on the market for $2.24 million in Ottsville, Pennsylvania. Listing details: Tranquility awaits at this stunning country retreat nestled on 50 bucolic acres in a picturesque setting in Tinicum. Whether you’re looking for a country retreat, equestrian property, hobby farm or a working farm, this property can suit all of your needs. The original portion of the stunning stone farmhouse dates back to approximately 1750. The home has been expanded, renovated and updated by quality craftsmen with top-of-the-line finishes, while keeping the integrity of many wonderful, charming period details. A lovely, covered porch welcomes you into the home. The stunning gourmet kitchen boasts an expansive island with 6-burner gas range, quartzite countertops, custom backsplash, solid cherry cabinets, gorgeous random width pumpkin pine floors, exposed beams, recessed and pendant lighting, SubZero, double oven with convection, wine refrigerator, coffee station and a stone fireplace.
Located just off the kitchen you will find a spacious dining room with deep sills, incredible natural light, built-ins, high ceilings, a stone fireplace and access to a patio and covered porch. The handsome billiard room is reminiscent of a vacation lodge with stone floors, cathedral ceiling with exposed beams and a wood burning floor to ceiling stone fireplace. A cheerful enclosed breezeway provides lovely pastoral views and patio access and is accented with a stone fireplace with a hand-hewn wooden mantel. The breezeway connects to the far end of the house that features a brilliant multi-purpose space that doubles as a pool house with a glass wall that completely opens via bi-fold doors and leads to the saltwater heated pool with paver surround and gorgeous landscaping. The multi-purpose room includes a wet bar, wine refrigerator, beverage refrigerator, ice maker, custom built-ins that surround a lovely window seat.
This room can function as a family room, rec room or 4th bedroom. A spiral staircase leads to an amazing ensuite bedroom. The light and airy bedroom has a cathedral ceiling with shiplap, exposed beams, gas floor to ceiling stone fireplace, hardwood floors, sitting area and updated bathroom with copper slipper soaking tub and antique vanity with vessel sink. Access the upper terrace level and enjoy the rolling landscape as you enjoy a cup of coffee. This wing of home can function as a bi-level in-law/au pair/guest suite. The spacious, re-envisioned main bedroom suite provides modern day amenities of a walk-in closet with barn slider door, a sitting area by the fireplace, access to the upper terrace and a custom bathroom with slipper tub, tiled shower with glass enclosure. The 3rd bedroom on the upper level is ensuite with an updated bathroom. The 3rd floor provides wonderful storage spaces, accessed via two separate staircases. Head outside to the adorable stone cottage with fireplace, exposed beams, a pie staircase to the upper level with built-ins, electric and cold water. Great for seasonal guest cottage/sleeping quarters, hobby space, home office or wine tasting!
The historic bank barn has 3 stalls on the lower level and incredible space on the upper level. Perfect for collectors/future party barn! Metal pole barn (100 x 60) with overhang, electric & water. 7 chicken coops, run-in sheds, pad in place for an additional large outbuilding (42 x 180) primed for a future greenhouse. A lovely balance of open space, pastures and woodlands. Fantastic location and best of both worlds. A tranquil setting and private oasis to disconnect and unwind, yet close in proximity to shopping, dining, charming river towns: Frenchtown, Stockton, Pt Pleasant, Lumberville, New Hope, Lambertville & a short drive to downtown Doylestown. Wonderful area parks & water activities on the river or nearby Lake at Nockamixon State Park. Hike & enjoy views at High Rocks Vista at Ralph Stover Park. Tinicum Polo Grounds at Tinicum Park! Nearby wineries. Easy access to Rt 611, 1.5 hrs to NYC, 1 hr to PHL. Act 319 & Tinicum Conservation Easement. This historic home estate is on the market for $2.24 million with Cary Simons of Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty. Photography and information found on agent’s listing.