Gentlemen's Farm in Bucks County PA
Perkasie, Bucks County, Pennsylvania
Welcome to Night Watch Farm, a beautiful 38 acre gentlemen's horse farm located in Bedminster Township, Bucks County, Pennsylvania. At the end of the private lane is the original home that was established about 1879, with the latest addition in 1991. As you enter into the sun drenched foyer known as the Greenery you will see this room was built for welcoming guests as well as maintaining plants and flowers all year long.There are drains in the tile floor for watering the plants as they get their sunshine through the many tall windows. From the greenery you go up a few sweeping steps to a landing that leads you to either the living room or into the homes library. The library has custom cherry bookshelves, file drawers, and cabinets. Also in the library is a beautiful pointed stone wall complimented with Mercer tiles from the Moravian Pottery & Tile Works, now a National Historic Landmark in Doylestown, Bucks County, PA. There are many windows for you to enjoy the outside while reading a book or working at your desk. The hallway from the library leads into the large mudroom. Leaving the mudroom you pass a powder room and laundry room down the exposed stonewall hallway to the butler's kitchen. Thru the butler's kitchen you enter into the homes main kitchen. The main kitchen was designed to see out into the yard to watch the kids playing and to keep an eye on the horses in one of the properties several paddocks. Walk out of the eat-in kitchen and onto the two tier composite deck that overlooks the in-ground pool and stocked pond. The kitchen opens up into the family room so you're always a part of your family and guests conversations. The kitchen also has a winding staircase that leads up to the master suite. This is one of two staircases to the second floor. The large dining room has one of the homes original fireplaces, built-ins and is perfect for entertaining on special occasions. From the dining room you enter into a spacious living room with a wood burning stove and an abundance of windows overlooking the pond, fields, and woods. Upstairs are 5 large bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. The master bedroom has a sitting room, 2 walk-in closets, full bath with a curbless walk-in shower and heated tile floor. There are 4 additional bedrooms one of them being the older master suite that also has its own private bath. Two of the other bedrooms have walk-in closets and are separated with a Jack & Jill bathroom. The 5th bedroom has a full hall bath. A walk up attic on the 3rd level is used for extra storage. On the main level, down a few steps from the greenery you enter into the hobby room that the current owners use as a model train room that is great for entertaining kids of all ages. This room also has a full bathroom. There are 6 run in sheds, a hay barn, 6 horse stalls, wash stall, tack room, covered wood shed, and numerous fenced and gated paddocks. Attached to the horse stalls is a 34 x 36 game room that is perfect for relaxing, watching TV, or entertaining your guests. There is a detached garage with enough room for 2 to 3 cars/trucks and a larger bay for your motor home, RV, boat, etc. There's a caretaker's cottage on the property with a kitchen, living room, bedroom, bathroom and laundry area. Attached to the caretaker's cottage is a large heated workshop that can handle most of the farms needs and is great storage for snow mobiles, 4 wheelers, golf carts, etc. The home has a central vacuum system, 4 heat and 3 A/C zones, a security system with interior and exterior cameras, and a driveway alarm. The exterior walls of the main home, caretaker's cottage and game room have spray foam insulation for heating and A/C efficiency. There is an emergency backup home generator that runs on propane. If you're looking for peace and quiet on a beautiful gentlemen's farm for your family and friends then look no further.
, RE/MAX 440 Realty, Inc.