Real Estate Home of the Day
Chester County, PA
Listing Address: 402 Church Farm Ln, Exton, PA 19341
Listing Office: BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
Solitude Farm/Jacobs Homestead. One of the Township’s oldest and best colonial, stone mansions built in two parts c. 1750, 1761. Homestead of distinguished Jacob’s family c. 1750. Contains outstanding colonial raised wood paneling, Site of “Harvest Home” celebrations (excerpt from History of West Whiteland handbook). Here is your chance to own a piece of history. This amazing home is ready for remodeling and is one of the key pieces of Chester County history featuring over 4,100 sf including six bedrooms, two full baths and eight fireplaces as well as a full walk up third level. Inside you will find spacious rooms fitted with period architectural wood work, trim and cabinetry that compliment this solid stone residence. The main level presents large sun filled rooms with the original hardwood flooring , panel doors, book cases and of course a spacious kitchen with a 8′ stone cooking fireplace. There is also a full length front porch offering green views of the Great Valley farmland. The second level includes six bedrooms and two full baths also fitted with historic trim and wood work. Upstairs the third level presents potential additional living space or a great place for storage. Downstairs there is a full high partial basement with a heating/utility area .This homestead rests on .88 acres and is surrounded by 100’s of acres of dedicated open/park lands. The property is strictly being sold “AS IS” by the Church Farm School and is available for immediate ownership.