About This 1763 Grist Mill For Sale In Newtown Pennsylvania
Magnificent!! This one-of-a-kind home on the Neshaminy Creek, built circa 1763 was once a robust fully operational Grist Mill. Older than America itself, this home was built with exceptional craftsmanship, boasting over 4000 square feet with 5 bedroom 3 and 1/2 bath. Architecturally striking with wide plank floors, this quintessential Bucks County home features massive beams, ornamental windows, 18 inch thick stone walls, numerous balconies, 3 fireplaces.
Designers dream of re-creating these classic features! Original stone, original wood beams, and flooring keep the home authentic and genuine. The grand foyer is impressive and offers a half bath, plaster over stone and wide sill windows. The great room has full wall shelving, wide plank floors, fireplace, french doors to balconies and a patio. With so much to build on, the dining room has vaulted ceilings, a full stone fireplace, wide plank hardwood floors and french doors to a balcony overlooking the creek. The eat-in kitchen has vaulted ceilings, and is ready for a fresh update.
Moving upstairs, the main bedroom with balcony, incredible beams, fireplace, wide window sills, 2 closets. The second bedroom features its own balcony, and grants access to the full hall bath while a third bedroom welcomes gorgeous sunlight. The connecting hallway offers full wall storage. The third floor is where you will find a cedar closet in the hallway flanked by two massive bedrooms. One of the bedrooms has a 2nd kitchen and a unique beamed ceiling showing the interior of the roof cupola. The second bedroom has gorgeous flooring and an amazing beamed ceiling that soars to expose the original mechanical parts of the mill wheel. There is also ample storage behind both of the walls in the bedrooms.
Outside you will find numerous out buildings, mill stone pavers that weave thru the various gardens, and views of the creek that are like no other you will find! There is a 2 car garage with recently replaced electric panel and meter, and a newer hot water heater. There are two above- ground oil tanks. Once showcased in House Beautiful magazine, this is an absolutely spectacular property. Its lofty berth above the creek gives it one of the best views Bucks County has to offer. Bring your vision to return this gem to its full splendor.