2332 KUNSMAN RD QUAKERTOWN, PA 18951; $4,000,000 6 BR; 4 full BA 1 ½BA
3+Story,Detached, Farm House,Victorian - QUAKERTOWN, PA Surrounded by pastures, meadows & hundreds of acres of preserved lands, Molasses Creek Farm blends the relaxed beauty of the renowned Bucks County countryside with stunning 21ST century enhancements. Two pristine creeks converge on the 58-acre property comprising the ultimate country estate, set along a quiet rural road. State-of-the-art equine accommodations include the original bank barn from 1803 with tiled silo which has been restored & renovated to form the feed room. 5 stalls are fitted with metal kick plates & mats, & the aisle & wash area is floored in stylish brick paviours. The heated tack room has ample space above with endless possibilities. There are 5 newly fenced pastures & a round pen. The 80'x200' indoor riding arena is Dressage sized, built in 2010 & has been designed to match the elegant style of the house & barn. Built by a Revolutionary War colonel in 1795, the stone farmhouse boasts original wood floors, deep window sills, period mouldings & impressive ceiling heights. Modern luxuries are found in comfortable bedrooms including a master bedroom suite with dual custom walk-in closets, laundry, full sauna & sun porch. A brick fireplace accents the inviting kitchen with granite & butcher block & antiqued cabinetry. The perfectly poised breakfast & sitting rooms extend this remarkable gathering space offering superb views of the sparkling pool, wisteria-covered pergola, outdoor entertaining kitchen & terraced gardens steps away. The family room features stone fireplace & surround sound entertainment, while the living room has its own period fireplace & custom bookshelves. Lovely gardens encircle the house, pool & outside kitchen with perennial beds featuring roses, hostas, lavender, clematis & lilies which intermingle with hollies & hydrangeas. In the rose garden stands a sundial that was custom made in England. The Latin inscription reads "et in Arcadia ego" & translates "we are in paradise". The farmer"s milk house & carriage hous
Offered by Carol Dorey of Carol C. Dorey Real Estate
1934 Obriens Court BETHLEHEM, PA 18015; $895,000 5 BR; 3 full BA 1 ½BA
Residential, Colonial - Lower Saucon Twp, PA This lovely home, with a style rich in “old world” charm, is redolent of the graceful splendor of a well-appointed French country manor. This stucco & stone home, on 2.3 level open acres, is in a central Saucon Valley location, on a quiet cul-de-sac. High ceilings & tall windows bring in sunlight & beautiful views. Guests will be awed by its hardwood floors, columns & 2 balconies that overlook the foyer & vaulted great room. The white kitchen with new quartz countertops leads to a richly detailed dining room. A private living room, with fireplace, on the 1st floor could also serve as a home office or music room. The 1st flr master suite has a luxurious bath & a custom closet. A well-equipped laundry room, sunroom, powder room, mudroom & guest bedroom with bath complete the 1st flr. The 2nd flr offers a balconied sitting room, large en suite bedroom, with bath, 2 additional bedrooms & “Jack & Jill” bathroom. A 4-car garage, circular drive, city water, sewer & underground utilities.
Offered by Nancy W. Ahlum of Carol C. Dorey Real Estate
6464 Maple Hill Lane UPPER SAUCON, PA 18034; $599,000 5 BR; 3 full BA 1 ½BA
Residential, Colonial - Upper Saucon Twp, PA Set on a prime lot in an established neighborhood, this 4,500+ sqft residence stands apart from the ordinary in the sought-after Southern Lehigh S.D. A sophisticated entry is accented with high ceilings, wood floors & decorative staircase. The living room soars with 11' ceilings, floor-to-ceiling bookshelves, marble fireplace & French doors to the patio. The award-winning kitchen shines with Parisian influences & has been featured in print media as well as on the Rachel Ray show. Outstanding amenities include a marble fireplace, window seats, marble counters & island with farm sink, wood floor, professional appliances, glass fronted cabinetry & adjacent butler’s pantry. A 3rd fireplace anchors the dining room that easily accommodates 12 or more. Bedrooms & baths include a Jack & Jill, an en suite & a master with 2 walk in-closets, jetted tub & intricate tile work. Outdoors, curved walls & professional plantings frame the patio. 3-car attached garage & daylight/walkout lower level.
Offered by Rachelle Adams of Carol C. Dorey Real Estate
1731 Deer Run Road BETHLEHEM, PA 18015; $1,495,000 4 BR; 3 full BA 3 ½BA
Residential, Colonial - Bethlehem City, PA This stunning home is a combination of Chiles & Sullivan & Paul Jean Plaza inspirations and is sheltered on a 1.84 cul-de-sac lot with mature trees & meticulous lawns. The split circular driveway leads to a gated flagstone courtyard. An intricate front door opens to reveal a 2+ story foyer with arches preceding magnificent living spaces beyond. Main floor standouts include a dining room with domed ceiling, library with cherry flr & sunken family room with a 10' ceiling & stone fireplace. The kitchen has a curved granite island, French-style cabinets & columned breakfast area. The master bedroom suite is a restful respite boasting 2 fireplaces, marble finishes & 20'x31' retreat w/coffered ceiling & window seat overlooking the park-like grounds. The private guest/au pair suite has a walk-in closet & full bath. Stacked stone walls & lighted columns frame a flagstone terrace. The covered portion of the terrace features a floor-to-ceiling fireplace, quarry tile floor & nearby pond.
Offered by Carol C. Dorey of Carol C. Dorey Real Estate
1932 CARRIAGE KNOLL DR BETHLEHEM, PA 18015; $780,000 3 BR; 4 full BA
Carriage House,Colonial, 2-Story,Detached - BETHLEHEM, PA Nestled in the heart of Saucon Valley, adjacent to Lehigh University's 500 acres of playing fields where cross country trails are an excellent venue for exercise, this romantic home has lovely vistas of manicured lawns & open skies. The dramatic interior is perfectly appointed with the best of all elements, creating an elegant environment for entertaining. The stunning carriage house exterior has appointments of stone, Belgium block, brick & stucco, and was built with the utmost of care in design and execution, with quality construction and craftsmanship evident throughout. This exceptional, upscale living environment features Pella windows, hardwood floors, arched interior openings, a gas fireplace with bookshelves on either side, 10' ceilings on the 1st floor & 9' ceilings on the 2nd, and a large sunroom with 3 walls of windows & access to the private, flagstone patio. The custom cherry kitchen with imported Balian tile backsplash and mural, has a Wolf cooktop, Sub-Zero refrigerator, two sinks, Dacor ovens and a beverage bar with wine refrigerator. The 1st floor master suite is the perfect retreat with a huge walk-in closet and a luxurious marble bath with steam shower and hydrotherapy tub. The 2nd floor has a large family room and two additional bedrooms and baths plus two bonus rooms. The full basement also provides room for storage or future finished space with 9' ceilings. Highlighted by fabulous upgrades, extensive built-ins, incredible architectural & trim details, and custom appointments... all located just a breath away from the Saucon Valley Country Club and the Promenade Shops and convenient to important commuter roads. A highly distinctive property, free of maintenance worries, in one of the Lehigh Valley's most sophisticated areas!
Offered by Nancy Ahlum of Carol C. Dorey Real Estate