Pristine Executive home in the heart of Upper Makefield Township, Bucks County. This home was the last to be built by David Schrenk, one of the most respected custom builders in Bucks County for many years. Starting at the Walpole entry gate, the winding driveway with Belgian block edging draws you toward this beautiful brick front colonial style home with beaded cedar clapboard siding at all other elevations. The careful planting of specific trees and shrubs support a continuous bloom from early spring through summer. Behind the home, a terraced patio with Pennsylvania Slate is a quiet and relaxing place to entertain. Elsewhere on this large level lot you find a full size bocce court and many other areas for most any kind of outdoor fun.Through the formal entrance step into the 2 story center hall topped by tray ceiling and applied molding. From the formal dining room through the butler pantry is the gourmet kitchen. Natural cherry cabinets and soapstone tops surround the butcher block island making this a chef's dream for space and organization. The family room, with brick faced wood burning fireplace and hardwood floor, will be your favorite place to read or relax in the evenings. On the other side of the kitchen, through the corridor, there is a room with floor to ceiling cherry wood paneled walls and built in bookcases making it a proper library. Perfect for your home office. Before the library you'll find a powder room across from the laundry room with full shower, the combination these spaces could be a guest or in-law suite if you'll just close the pocket door at the kitchen before the corridor. Also on the main level are a formal living room and conservatory. Finished lower level with wet bar, pool table and entertainment area. Also on this level are a full bathroom and potential 5th bedroom, providing you with several options. 15 lite double French doors give you access to the patio via the wide light filled stairwell.On the upper level: Master suite with tray ceiling, generous bath and walk in closet fill the entire west side. A 2nd bedroom with bath en-suite is followed by 2 more bedrooms that share the hall bath. Top quality construction features employed throughout. The solar panel array and net metering saves more than half of all electricity costs. Some additional features include: Pella and Andersen windows, California closets, two water heaters, 400 amp service, new hvac systems, water treatment system, heat lamps in all bathrooms, multiple trimmed tray ceilings, carriage style garage doors, basement theater & sound system. Just over the river is the Trenton Train station for access to Amtrak and its Acela Express, also New Jersey Transit regional lines. Close to all major highways for easy commute to New York City and Philadelphia. 30 minutes to Princeton. Dine and shop in New Hope, Peddler's Village, Doylestown and Newtown Boro, all just minutes away.
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Doylestown.