Jim Briggs

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253 N MAIN ST
NEW HOPE, PA 18938;   $989,000   2 BR;   2 full BA   1 ½BA   3420 sf;  
Detached - NEW HOPE, PA
Summertime & the living is easy & winter brings even more spectacular river views. House & property are sited safely away from water's edge but comes with riparian rights & direct frontage on the Delaware. Contemporary home has many special features including a delightful vaulted ceiling 2-level studio/living area that is attached to main house near kitchen & a powder room. The possibilities are many for how best to use the former 2 car garage area now an art studio loft office (or 3rd bedroom) and cozy den. The front of house has new double doors through which you enter into a large flagstone floored foyer w/closets and powder room. Completely remodeled kitchen with new appliances done in 2016 adjoins wood floor breakfast room. Family room has built-in buffet server w/storage cabinets vaulted beamed knotty pine ceiling that slants up to second level ceiling. A wall of Tennessee marble with double-sided gas fireplace is shared w/ formal living room with its wall of windows recessed lighting and carpeting. The extra wide carpeted staircase takes you up to the open hall running the length of second floor and overlooking the family room. Master bedroom is a spacious retreat with luxurious carpet many casement windows that bring in the changing seasons two large double closets and a slider to the upper balcony across the front of the house & overlooking the river. It is also accessed from second bedroom. Master bath has a bidet tiled tub/shower w/glass door vanity storage cabinet & ceiling heat lamp. Knotty pine ceiling & walls in hall bath, tub/shower w/tile surround. This home"s location& amenities are a "10" that is further enhanced by many lush gardens and containers filled with flowering plants statues retractable 12" awning on deck overlooking the paver patio pool and wooded property backing to the renowned canal towpath. Newer roof & covered gutters on main house & studio breezeway charming brass weather vane. An artist lives here and owners shar


Offered by Jim Briggs of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Realtors -NH
3440 OLD WINDY BUSH RD
NEW HOPE, PA 18938;   $1,575,000   4 BR;   4 full BA   1 ½BA   4499 sf;  
Detached - NEW HOPE, PA
Extraordinary cedar clad single-level house is the epitome of comfortable family living & superb entertaining. Everything you could want is part of this 15 acre property in the middle of 275 preserved acres. It begins when you enter the circular driveway and see the beautiful landscaping leading to the oversize custom glass & wood door. In the past 5 years more than $500 000 was spent in the meticulous redesign and renovation of this special home. Impeccable taste highest quality materials & workmanship are evident from the vaulted ceiling in the living room that allowed for doubling the height of the stone fireplace and the soaring wall of windows trimmed with African anigre wood used also for the integrated window seats. Everywhere is natural light and stunning views of nature surround you. Chef's kitchen features leather finish granite handmade Winchester glazed tiles Jenn-Air SS appliances including an induction cooktop custom cabinetry oversize island and beautiful dining area with wall of windows and built-in window seat. Other side of kitchen has sitting room with raised fireplace in a curved concrete wall. Owner's suite is a serene retreat w/spacious bedroom w/fireplace exercise/sitting room an office and exquisite bathroom. Two other bedrooms bamboo & tile bathroom laundry room closet and hall to garage complete this wing. Behind the living room is another wing w/ensuite bedroom/bathroom and an adjoining guest bathroom. A beamed ceiling library/family room has been converted to two more bedrooms to suit the needs of the owner's family. It can be converted back to one room and has a door to outside. The new expansive cedar deck & bluestone patio w/bar & firepit make living outdoors easy. Access is from dining room kitchen sitting room & eating area master bedroom & office. A goldfish stocked lily pond has two waterfalls. Behind it is a heated concrete pool with bluestone decking a pool house with outdoor bar full bathroom and two rooms. A lig


Offered by Jim Briggs of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Realtors -NH
105 WHISPER WOOD CT
WRIGHTSTOWN, PA 18940;   $1,295,000   5 BR;   4 full BA   1 ½BA   3517 sf;  
Detached - WRIGHTSTOWN, PA
An extraordinary stone house dating to 1727 is waiting for you to be its next steward. Fire Creek Farm is a special property with two exceptional but different homes sitting far back from the road and each other. A serene and bucolic environment awaits a discerning buyer that appreciates the convenient location and its privacy. The historic main house with 3-levels of living space has updated utilities and every modern convenience you expect while retaining the character of what once was a wealthy landowner's home. Featuring high beamed ceilings and five fireplaces including the beehive oven once used as the local bakery it has wide plank pumpkin pine flooring rich patina wood paneled walls deep sill windows and original millwork doors and hardware that attest to its provenance. Closets in unexpected places are everywhere. An updated kitchen heated solarium and stone & glass-walled breakfast room blend seamlessly with the authenticity of the living room dining room and family room. Sitting room with window seat and door to outside and a powder room complete the first floor. Second floor has three bedrooms each with its own bathroom and the well-proportioned master suite is filled with natural light. Third floor offers many possibilities to suit your needs. There are three rooms two used as bedrooms and a full bath. If indoors provides a gracious and comfortable respite from everyday stress outdoor amenities and outbuildings add to the ambiance. Step outside through French doors to a seating & dining area under a wisteria covered pergola. Enjoy the in-ground pool unique hand-crafted twig gazebo a one-room hideaway and patio near remains of long-ago stone walls and marvel at the cool root cellar. Antique bank barn is in great condition and can shelter horses & small animals. Huge second level is a workshop & also has a heated room with skylight that is used as an art studio. There is a 4-car garage w/workshop and second floor storage plus another garage be


Offered by Jim Briggs of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Realtors -NH
105 WHISPER WOOD CT
WRIGHTSTOWN, PA 18940;   $1,295,000   5 BR;   4 full BA   1 ½BA   3517 sf;  
PRIVATE PARADISE IN BUCKS COUNTY,
Pa If you love history and authenticity, this is an extraordinary stone house dating to 1727. Fire Creek Farm is a private enclave sitting far back from the road. Tranquility and a bucolic environment await a discerning buyer that appreciates its great location and all that the property offers. It has every modern convenience you want while retaining the character of what must have been a wealthy landowner's home. The main house features five fireplaces, one of which includes the authentic beehive oven once used as the local bakery. Original beamed ceilings, wide plank flooring and wood paneled walls, deep sill windows and high ceilings attest to its provenance. A modern kitchen, heated solarium and glass-walled breakfast room blend seamlessly with the antiquity of the living room, dining room and family room. On the second floor are three bedrooms each with updated bathroom and the third floor has two more bedrooms, a large living or multi-purpose room plus full bath. The possibilities for this floor are endless. Other amenities include an in-ground pool, hand-crafted twig gazebo, a private get-away room and garden created from an equipment storage area, renovated barn with stalls and huge second level with heated studio. There is also a 4-car garage and second floor storage. Privately sited second house has four bedrooms and could be used for guests, caretaker or legal rental. A potpourri of trees, shrubs and perennials provide exquisite landscaping throughout the seasons. This distinguished property is its own slice of heaven. Welcome home! $1,295,000


Offered by Jim Briggs of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Fox & Roach Realtors -NH
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