55 N MAIN ST, NEW HOPE, PA 18938 (MLS # PABU506598)

Price $975,000
Status Active
Beds 3
Baths 2 Baths
Home size 1,944 sqft
Lot Size 3,050 sqft
Days on Market 13
Whether you are looking for a Breath-Taking Weekend Retreat or a permanent Place to Call Home, this completely Renovated and Modernized Cedar Clad Colonial Home located in the Heart of Historic New Hope Borough, is welcoming you home. Built in 1897 and filled with lovely period details that include beautifully aged original pumpkin pine floors, original doors with antique hardware, exposed brick walls and beams/joists that bring both old world charm and rustic chic appeal, creating a dramatic sense of strength throughout this one of a kind home. The home's colorful ceramic walkway invites you onto the Mahogany Porch with Gingerbread Trim and accented with Vintage Light Fixtures. Enter through an Arched Entryway and V-Grooved Spanish Door into an Open Floor Plan with 9 Foot Ceilings and Exposed original Joists. Currently used as a Dining Room this warm inviting living space with wood burning stove and hand-hewn wood floors from the late 1800's flows into the kitchen. The kitchen boosts Custom Pine Cabinets accented with Glass panels and Mullions. The Custom Italian Tile Backsplash provides a pop of color that warms up the kitchen and the Maple Wood Center island with Tile Accents is multifunctional, offering storage, seating, and prep space for the most discerning culinarian. The Professional Thor Gas Range has dual function to include traditional & convection-controlled cooking and will fulfill your baking or cooking desires. From the kitchen, you enter a Library; this room has prime potential and could be used as a Study, Den, Dining or Media Room. Immediately off of the Library, is a Powder Room and a hallway with short flight of steps traversing to the home's Office and Rear Entry. This multi-purpose enclosed Office with French Doors houses the closeted and stackable washer/dryer as well as European-Style Tankless Water Heater and Furnace. Whether used as an office, or bedroom, you will also enjoy the adjacent light-filled 4 Season Enclosed Porch, framed in natural woods and accented with handsome Succulent Plants. The First Floor Mahogany Bannister and Original Pumpkin Pine Staircase provides ingress to the second floor which opens to a 13 Foot Expansive and Well Insulated Vaulted Family Room, taking advantage of what once was attic space; this versatile renovated floor plan is highlighted with Cypress Wide Plank Flooring and Rustic Yellow Pine Walls and a Loft, adding supplemental storage space and plenty of natural light. Immediately off of the Family Room, is the home's Full Bathroom, highlighted by Cypress Walls & Floors, a Pedestal Sink and Bath-Tub is flanked by Vivid Italian Tiles. The Master Bedroom and Second Bedroom are located on this floor; the inviting Master Bedroom and its' 15" dramatic Ceiling with Beautiful Pine Beams has Double Closets, a Ceiling Fan, and French Doors that open to a Juliet-Style Balcony. The Second Bedroom offers rustic charm with Brick Walls, Fir Beams and Pumpkin Pine Floors. The current home owner lovingly remodeled with Energy Efficiency in mind - from the Custom Double Hung Marvin Wood Windows throughout, Energy Star Rated Gas Furnace & Tankless Water Heater, Insulated Walls, Comfortable 3 Zone Heating & Cooling with controlled Dehumidification in addition to Upgraded Electrical Service Panels and Household Re-Plumbing, and, the Partial Daylight Basement with New Windows provides additional storage with egress by Bilco Door. A One Car Garage and 3 Car Driveway provides ample parking space for you and your guests. Whether you enjoy your morning coffee on the front porch gazing at the mature, low maintenance perennials and lush annuals or fill your weekends hiking the Delaware Canal Towpath or stroll through art galleries, antique and specialty shops, and/or dine at award winning restaurants. New Hope is centrally located with a short drive to Princeton, Philadelphia, and NYC. This home's exceptional craftmanship and historic architecture with modern luxury is not to be missed!
Property Type(s): Single Family
Last Updated 9/11/2020 Tract NEW HOPE
Year Built 1879 Community NEW HOPE BORO
Garage Spaces 1.0 County BUCKS

SCHOOLS

School District NEW HOPE-SOLEBURY

Additional Details

AIR Ductless/Mini-Split, Programmable Thermostat, Wall Unit, Zoned
APPLIANCES Built-In Range, Dryer - Front Loading, Dryer - Gas, ENERGY STAR Clothes Washer, Instant Hot Water, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer - Front Loading, Water Heater - Tankless
AREA NEW HOPE BORO
BASEMENT Daylight, Outside Entrance, Partial, Sump Pump, Walkout Level, Windows, Yes
CONSTRUCTION Cedar, Frame
EXTERIOR Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Sidewalks, Street Lights
FIREPLACE Yes
GARAGE Gravel Driveway, Yes
HEAT Programmable Thermostat, Radiator, Zoned
HOA DUES None
INTERIOR Additional Stairway, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Efficiency, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Tub Shower, Wainscotting, Wood Floors, Wood Stove
LOT 3049 sq ft
LOT DIMENSIONS 25.00 x 116.00
SEWER Public Sewer
STORIES 2
STYLE Colonial
SUBDIVISION NEW HOPE
TAXES 4742.00
UTILITIES Cable TV,Phone
VIEW DESCRIPTION Street
WATER Public
ZONING RB

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