Patio and porch: Patio(s), Terrace, Porch(es), Enclosed
Pool Features: In Ground, Concrete, Pool/Spa Combo
Thoughtfully upgraded by the renowned Bruce Lessor, the Monatiquot Estate is an exquisite residence that spans across two parcels of lush grounds, reflection ponds, and 14 meticulously maintained acres. With a luxurious outdoor oasis and hand-selected finishes throughout, this four plus bedroom truly exemplifies both privacy and pride of ownership.
Situated on a corner lot, access the property by one of two secure electric gates. Upon approaching the residence, you’ll pass mature trees along the drive, a sports court, and a separate fenced area, perfect for your pets to run around and play. Providing a grand entrance, the circular driveway has plenty of extra parking for guests. A blue stone and herringbone brick walkway lined with lush landscaping leads to the front door.
Enter through a foyer with a crystal chandelier, traditional main staircase, and widow’s walk overlooking the front of the home. Throughout the sun-drenched main level, you’ll instantly take note of intricate custom millwork, beautiful moldings, white columns, and rich wood floors. A music room features high ceilings, french doors, custom-built ins, and breathtaking views of the garden and pool house. Adorned with a standing seam roof, step down into your spacious family room with terracotta flooring, three french doors, and sprawling vistas of the home’s elaborate backyard. Just off of the family room, a den provides access to a gas fireplace and a wet bar that is ideal for serving up cocktails.
The large dining area is an entertainer’s dream with an exposed brick wall and a picturesque arched window overlooking the pond. Adjacent, a bright and cheery sunroom showcases stunning herringbone brick floors, a potting shed, and access to an automatic retractable awning. Prepare to be delighted by the chef’s kitchen with a breakfast nook, a center island with seating, granite countertops, custom cabinetry, Wolf wall oven, Wolf convection microwave, a hand-painted Sub Zero refrigerators and freezer drawers, and a Viking stand alone range and oven. The formal private dining room just off the entrance has pocket french doors and concluding the main level, there is a laundry room, home-office, and 3-car garage.
The open and airy primary suite offers high tray ceilings, dual closets, a sitting area, a wood-burning fireplace, and a marble-appointed ensuite. This lavish bath boasts a dual vanity, steam and stall showers, a private commode, and radiant heated floors. Bedroom 2 is generously sized, and Bedroom 3 enjoys an arched doorway with a separate lounge. The princess suite, known as Bedroom 4, has ample closet space and an ensuite bath. The lower level has wood paneling, an exercise room, and a pool table room.
Elaborate outdoor space is welcomed by an in-ground pool with a stone waterfall & spa, brick terrace with awnings, and beautiful venetian gardens. The gardens will guide you to a pool house, known as the Monatiquot Cottage. Providing added recreation space, this structure features a kitchenette, jacuzzi, two dressing rooms, a full bathroom, and a full sized sauna, and an automated retractable awning. Additional outdoor highlights include extensive hardscaping, a wooden garden bridge, pond, gazebo, and shed. Updated HVAC and Cedar Roof. A generator with a buried propane tank will give the new homeowners peace of mind in the event of inclement weather.
The vibrant streets of nearby downtown Doylestown and New Hope are lined with a plethora of shops and restaurants just waiting to be explored. Surrounded by excellent schools and everyday conveniences, this residence enjoys an unbeatable location.
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