Real Estate Home of the Day
Chester County, PA
Listing Address: 703 Old Valley Rd, Exton, PA 19341
Listing Office: BHHS Fox & Roach-Malvern
Welcome to the Historic Colfelt Manor Home/ John Bell Farm built c. 1840 by Quaker farmer John Bell as a modest stone farm house remodeled to Elizabethan/ Queen Ann style c. 1889 by Rebecca Colfelt (excerpt from History of West Whiteland handbook). This historical estate is ready for remodeling and includes three structures; the 4,480 sf Colfelt mansion with five bedrooms and two full baths plus a full walk up third floor, the Colfelt tenant house with three bedrooms and one bath plus a full walk up third level and a 5,400 sf bank barn as well as a four car garage and a separate three car garage. Located in the heart of the Exton this magnificent estate is positioned on 3.3 acres of wooded grounds and is surrounded by 100’s of acres of dedicated open space and park lands. The solid stone manor home offers spacious sun filled rooms featuring hardwood flooring, deep window sills, period trim and architectural details. Step out on to the wrap around front porch and enjoy the wonderful green views of the Great Valley. The charming tenant house is tucked along the woods and includes a large kitchen with a wood fired stove as well as a 17′ family room a living room and its own private front porch. The modern barn is in good condition and offers many possible uses. This property is being strictly sold “AS IS” by Church Farm School and ready for immediate ownership.