961 W Thatcher Rd, Quakertown, PA 18951

$3,500,000
7
BD
7
BA
6,287
SqFt
List Price
$3,500,000
Price Change
▼ $150,000 1653425533
Days on Market
89
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
PABU2020594
Bedrooms
7
Bathrooms
7
Full Baths
6
Half Baths
1
Living Area
6,287
Lot Size (Acres)
16.73
Style
Converted Dwelling, Farmhouse/National Folk, Log Home
Year Built
1850
County
Bucks
School District
Quakertown Community

Property Description

Known as Shaggy Bark Farm, one of the most spectacular Farmhouses with modern renovations. The gated grounds with 24-hour surveillance, afford privacy and living in natural wonder, from the cascading ponds to professional landscaping. Originally built in 1700s as a simple log cabin, this home has had dramatic additions and restorations resulting in the ultimate in a rustic elegance. The center of the home, of course, is the kitchen and two plus story great room. A barn was purchased and disassembled and then strategically placed to create the most incredible architectural details. The vast custom kitchen that has been featured in several magazines, has cabinetry by "Plain & Fancy" and a custom island by local artisans. The marble counter tops including the island were handpicked. A subzero with glass doors, an 8 Burner (two are a griddle) Wolf Commercial Range and Commercial Hood, Fischer & Paykal dishwasher drawers, and a plethora of cabinetry. The kitchen overlooks the incredible great room and has 2 large seating areas with wood burning fireplace, multiple French doors to rear terrace for entertaining. Open dining room accommodates large dining parties with lots of light and easy access outside. This entertaining space flows into the living room and the handsome expansive library and office. Exposed beams and architectural lighting abound. The original log house sits seamlessly within the home and leads the way to a loft one bedroom suite. The first-floor master suite with custom concrete fireplace and has French doors to the outside rear terrace. The sumptuous main bath with incredible soaking tub also has a huge picture window to make sure you are always enjoying the incredible grounds. Upstairs are 3 additional bedrooms and two full baths. The third floor is an incredible finished bonus room perfect for a workout room or currently, extra guest space. Country grounds with 3 ponds, gorgeous, heated pool, spa, and adorable pool house. Across the way is a separate cottage/guest house with full kitchen, 1-bedroom, full bath, living room with FP and additional sleeping loft and a brand-new rear patio for added privacy. The detached garage has an incredible home office above that could also double as guest quarters. Almost 4 ACRES were purchased and added to the original property. All the trees were cleared so you can enjoy sports, hosts weddings or family gatherings. There’s also room to land a helicopter. Also, a newer whole house Generac. Minutes away from Lake Nockamixon State Park where there is boating, sailing, sailboarding, windsurfing, horseback riding (also HAYCOCK stables), as well as hiking and biking trails. Less than 35 minutes to Lehigh Valley Airport, and a little over an hour to Philadelphia!

Additional Information

Area
Haycock Twp (10114)
Subdivision
None Available
Taxes
$21506
Fireplaces
5
Flooring
Hardwood, Heated, Marble, Stone, Tile/Brick, Terrazzo, Wood
Garage Spaces
4
Heating
Hot Water
Cooling
Central A/C
Roof
Metal, Slate
Water
Private
Sewer
On Site Septic, Mound System

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Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Real Estate-Langhorne.