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980 Providence Road

Newtown Square, Pennsylvania PA19073-1105

Welcome to stunning Sweetwater Farm, embodying the rich past of historic Chester County with it's breathtaking 129 acres of natural landscape vistas, rolling pastures, specimen trees and plantings, scenic pod, beautiful stone manor home, 10--stall horse barn, 5-stall colt barn, 9-car garage, 6 fenced paddocks, updated 2 bedroom guest house and more. This is a rare opportunity to become the next stewards of such a significant property and piece of history, not yet placed in Conservation. Once you enter through the stone pillars which are set on one of the most highly coveted roads in the Radnor Hunt area, and proceed down a long picturesque driveway lined with dogwood trees, you know that you are arriving at a one of a kind treasure. The large roughly 9000 square foot all- stone manor home is privately set on a circular drive with courtyard, and in close proximity to the other structures. Interior features of the home include a spacious front to back foyer, gracious rooms and entertaining spaces throughout, soaring 10" ceilings with original moldings, millwork, built-ins , wide- plank oak floors and fabulous architectural details from it's 1937 expansion by Edward B Smith, large master suite with his and hers dressing rooms and bathrooms ,7 additional bedrooms with expansion/re-configuration capability for guests in a private second floor wing, expansive terrace with endless views in every direction. This incredible property offers exceptional privacy, an unparalleled lifestyle and close proximity to Philadelphia International Airport (20 Minutes), Center City Philadelphia (25 minutes), NYC, renowned schools, shopping, restaurants, clubs and more.

About This Property

Listing IDPACT532566
Sold For$8,000,000
Sold Date12/21/2021
Full Baths8
Partial Baths1
SqFt 8,565
Acres 128.900
Year Built1815
Property TypeResidential
Property Sub TypeDetached
County Chester
Half Baths 1
Price/SqFt 1692.94
Property Sub Type Detached
Property Type Residential
Year Built 1815
Above Grade Finished Area Units Square Feet
Above Grade Finished SqFt Source Assessor
Appliances Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Dryer, Freezer, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater
Basement yes
Basement Type Partial
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 6
Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 6
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 7
Below Grade Finished Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Finished SqFt Source Assessor
Below Grade Unfinished Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfinished SqFt Source Assessor
Central Air no
Cooling Type None
Fireplace yes
Fireplace Features Mantel(s), Marble, Stone, Wood
Fireplaces Count 4
Flooring Type Hardwood, Partially Carpeted, Wood
Heating yes
Heating Type Hot Water
Interior Features Additional Stairway, Attic, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Double/Dual Staircase, Entry Level Bedroom, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Flat, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Primary Bath(s), Stain/Lead Glass, Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Wainscotting, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Wood Floors, Other
Laundry Type Main Floor
Levels Count 2
Living Area SqFt Source Assessor
Room List Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Den, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Great Room, Laundry, Maid/Guest Quarters, Mud Room, Office, Bedroom 6, Bonus Room
Spa no
Total Below Grade SqFt Source Assessor
Total SqFt 8565
Total SqFt Source Assessor
Wall & Ceiling Types Plaster Walls
Architectural Style Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk
Construction Materials Stone
Cooling Fuel Electric
Driveway Number of Spaces 20
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting, Extensive Hardscape, Outbuilding(s), Play Area, Stone Retaining Walls
Fencing Partially, Split Rail
Foundation Details Stone
Garage yes
Garage Features Covered Parking, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized
Garage Spaces Count 9
Heating Fuel Oil
Horse Amenities Horses Allowed, Paddock, Stable(s), Riding Ring
Horses yes
Hot Water Oil
Lot Dimensions Source Assessor
Lot Size Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Source Estimated
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot SqFt 5614884
Navigable Water no
New Construction no
Number of Detached Garage Spaces 9
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Outdoor Living Structures Patio(s), Terrace, Enclosed
Parking Features Circular Driveway, Concrete Driveway
Pool No Pool
Road Responsibility Boro/Township
Roof Asbestos Shingle
Sewer Septic On Site Septic
Tidal Water no
Total Garage and Parking Spaces 29
Type of Parking Detached Garage, Driveway
Utilities Electric Available, Phone, Water Available
Water Access yes
Water Access Features Private Access
Water Body Type Pond
Water Oriented yes
Water Source Well
Water View yes
Condo/Co-op Association no
Country US
HOA no
Location Type Suburban
MLS Area Willistown Twp (10354)
School District Name GREAT VALLEY
School District Source Listing Agent
Senior Community no
View Type Garden/Lawn, Panoramic, Pasture, Pond, Scenic Vista, Trees/Woods, Valley, Water
Waterfront no