Exceptional French Country Estate nestled on a tranquil setting at the end of the cul de sac in the sought after Woods @ Sweetwater community in historic Thornbury Township; just around the corner from the historic Grace Winery & Inn, Glen Mills station, the village of Thornbury Township and Thornbury Park. With over 2 acres of manicured outdoor paradise backing to mature woods in the blue ribbon West Chester School District (Bayard Rustin High School), this spectacular home is a rare find; offering character, charm and architectural detail throughout and is only available due to relocation. Some of the many wonderful amenities of this beautiful home include a meandering circular drive and extensive hardscape leading up to a grand center hall front entrance with its regal stone facade entering into a dramatic foyer where you're greeted by gleaming hardwood floors, extensive millwork and mouldings that flow throughout the homes open and inviting floor plan and a magnificent turned staircase leading to the upper level. On the main level is a luxurious formal living room and dining room suite with palladian and bay windows providing abundant natural light and views out to the beautiful yard and is adjacent to the modern gourmet chef's kitchen with its raised panel cherry cabinetry, stainless appliances including double wall ovens and gas cooktop, quartzite counters and backsplash, center island with pendant lighting, travertine floors and a bright & sunny breakfast room affording stunning views out over the backyard and nature abounds. Conveniently located to the kitchen is a dramatic two story family room with its palladian wall of windows, floor to ceiling raised hearth gas burning stone fireplace and triple terrace door leading out to a lovely deck overlooking the serene backyard as well as a rear staircase to the upper level. Also located on the main level is an in law/au pair/guest suite with a private en suite bath that could also serve as a private office/study and there is also a bright sun room/den with lots of windows and views out over the patio, rear & side yards and pool. For added convenience there is a half bath, main floor laundry room and inside access to a large 3 car garage. On the second level, of this beautiful home is an extravagant master suite complemented by arched entryways, an inverted tray ceiling, double sided gas fireplace, a sitting area, and a majestic en suite bath with a rainfall shower and roman style soaking tub, his & her double bowl vanities, travertine floor, vaulted ceilings and skylights as well as a large walk in closet. Four additional spacious bedrooms and two additional baths complete the upper level including a Jack & Jill Suite with a shared bath. The walkout daylight basement with its high ceiling is finished to include a great room/ 2nd family room, game room with a full wet bar, a media/theater room, an exercise room with built in cabinetry, a sunny garden/sun room leading out to the patio and pool deck, a half bath and a utility/storage area. The rear yard is an outdoor paradise with an in ground heated salt water pool that features a programmable waterfall and light show. Some additional noteworthy amenities include a backup generator, tankless on demand hot water heater and hybrid HVAC systems that choose the most efficient fuel options. In heart of Thornbury Township with its super low taxes, and an abundance of family amenities including Thornbury Park, central location to West Chester Schools and convenient access to all major routes to corporate centers, shopping, Philadelphia, Wilmington and NYC; approximately 20+/- minutes to the Philadelphia International Airport, approximately 35 +/- minutes to Center City Philadelphia, and 6 miles from tax free shopping in Delaware . Come see this lovely home at the scheduled open house or call for a private appointment to tour this stunning home while it's still available.
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