• 223 SHARP RD, AVONDALE, Pennsylvania, 19311

  • $399,000
Ultimate charm in this beautifully restored 1895 farmhouse! Great location within the hightly rated Kennett School District. Located on a quiet country road, take an evening stroll across the 4th fairway of Hartefeld National Golf Course, enjoy sweeping views of the course and dine in their award winning restaurant. Take a short walk to the pedestrian only Chandler Mill Bridge and enjoy the brand new Chandler Mill and Bucktoe Creek Nature Preserves. Closed to all but local traffic, this is a little known gem that provides access to nature, running and biking trails and also links to Kennett Greenway a biking/running loop which takes you into the borough of Kennett Sq. Walk, bicycle or make the short 7 minute drive to beautiful historic downtown Kennett Square, one of America's coolest small towns, vibrant with eateries, brewpubs & lots of shopping. Enjoy many festivals and parades, first friday art strolls, Kennett Farmers Market and the newly renovated Kennett Area YMCA. This spacious and charming farmhouse features refinished hardwood flooring, period appropriate custom moldings and many updates to the original home. The beautiful updated kitchen features new appliances, ample cabinetry and counter space with gorgeous views of the tranquil backyard. Adjacent to the kitchen is a large dining room with original hardwood flooring, custom moldings and a cozy living room with built-ins and lovely views. The hallway with hardwood staircase leads to a large family room addition with French doors and a brick fireplace, where you'll love relaxing and entertaining. Upstairs are four nicely sized bedrooms with hardwood floors and two full baths, the master bath recently updated with classic subway tile and tub/shower. The nostalgic remodeled porch will beckon you with its breezes and beautiful views. Great for garden enthusiasts, the lovely 3/4 acre lot seems much larger and features perennial beds with cobblestone borders, a stone sidewalk, back patio and various new shrubs and trees added in 2016. A new cobblestone driveway leads to the basement exterior entrance and large detached garage with new solid wood garage doors in 2016 & new cedar roof. Additional upgrades include new hot water heater ('16), new cedar roof, copper gutters & copper roof over porch ('04), new high-end furnace in ('02) and tasteful renovations to the to the powder and laundry rooms. Easy access to major commuting routes. Don't miss this historic one-of-a-kind home!
(302) 239 - 3000
PostedApril 19, 2017