Camp Woods Estate is a one-of-a-kind property with a stunning home that spans over 14,000SF of meticulously appointed luxurious living and is situated on almost 8 acres of gorgeously landscaped grounds. The estate is named after the adjacent historically significant Camp Woods Land Preserve consisting of 36 acres, which was home to General George Washington and his troops in the fall of 1777. Originally built in 1913 as a wedding gift for a young couple, Camp Woods has been re-envisioned and expanded upon by architect Rene Hoffman and custom builder, Great Estates Inc. The home melds the best of modern living and old world charm with state-of-the-art systems and top of the line finishes while keeping the integrity of the many historical details. Arrive at the gated entrance flanked by stone columns and meander down a lovely tree-lined drive to the handsome facade with hand-cut quarried stone and a slate roof. A circular driveway leads to the portico entrance of the original house. Upon entering, you will be welcomed by an open, light-filled entry hall that flows seamlessly between elegant formal entertaining spaces and more intimate family rooms. The home is rich in details with extensive millwork and cabinetry, white oak floors, gorgeous stone finishes and custom high efficiency windows that replicate the original windows from 1913. The spacious eat-in chef's kitchen is complete with Calacatta Gold island and countertops, extensive cabinetry, butler's pantry and professional grade appliances. The home also boasts a wine cellar, movie theater, gym, 5 gas fireplaces, elevator, two laundry rooms, custom dog grooming area and heated four-car garage. The advanced systems include 28 zones of radiant heat and 13 zones of chilled water cooling system and a state-of-the-art security system. There is a wonderful synergy between the indoor and outdoor spaces. Outdoor entertaining areas include an expansive 5,000SF blue-stone terrace with salt-water gunite pool, 2 outdoor fireplaces and several areas to dine and enjoy the landscape. This turnkey estate home comes fully furnished and includes an art collection curated by the owner. Conveniently located close in proximity to Wings Field Private Airport and major routes. Just a 45-minute drive to Center City Philadelphia and a 90-minute drive to New York City. Many wonderful restaurants, country clubs, major retail and amazing public and private schools nearby. Subdivision possibilities.
Listing courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby's Int'l Realty-Bryn Mawr.