281 N Guthriesville Road Downingtown, PA
$ 850,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PACT534740
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCHESTER
  • CityDowningtown
  • AreaEast Brandywine Twp
  • NeighborhoodQUAIL HILL
  • Zip19335
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1740
  • Taxes$ 11516
  • Price$ 850,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4517
  • Lot Size4.2 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
KW Greater West Chester
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Once in a lifetime opportunity to continue to own a great home that is full of Chester County History! The property was originally a 300 acre Penn Grant to Thomas Green in 1733 & the original farmhouse was built in 1740. Upon entering this stately home you are greeted by an expansive foyer with original hardwood floors & elegant crown molding. The updated kitchen entertains exposed brick, large center island with bar seating, granite countertops, & stainless steel appliances. The adjoining eating area hosts a deep window seat, fireplace & wet bar. The old root cellar beneath the kitchen has been converted to a wine cellar. The formal living room & dining room offer custom built ins, period specific moldings, two more fireplaces & deep window sills. The family room boasts an abundance of windows & an additional fireplace. The upper two levels of this home feature a total of 7 bedrooms and 4 full baths, 3 bedrooms offer an on suite bathroom. There is central air in one zone of this wonderfully maintained home. The detached 1000 sq ft carriage house hosts a hot tub, electric heat, wood stove & full bath. The grounds of the home lend themselves breathtaking views in any season and an adjoining pond. This home has been featured on the Chester County Historic House Tour twice, which is quite an honor, for that tour is the oldest continuous home tour in the nation.

Price History
4/26/2021 Listed $850,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N Yes
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Carport Spaces 2
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stone
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 14
Exclusions washer & dryer
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting
Garage Y/N No
HOA Fee 70.00
HOA Fee Frequency Monthly
Heating Other
High School District DOWNINGTOWN AREA
Interior Features Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Kitchen - Gourmet, Wet/Dry Bar, Wine Storage
Levels 3
MLS Area East Brandywine Twp (10330)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Paved Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Balcony, Patio(s), Porch(es)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 188.18
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name QUAIL HILL
Tax Annual Amount 11516.0
Tax Year 2021
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N Yes
Zoning RES

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4517
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Oil
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 4517
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Library, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Additional Bedroom
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Carport Spaces 2
Inclusions 48 refrigerator in kitchen, generator with propane
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 4.20
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 182952.00
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Other, Detached Carport
Water Body Type Pond
Water Oriented Y/N Yes
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Additional Bedroom Upper 2
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Breakfast Room Main
Dining Room Main
Foyer Main
Kitchen Main
Laundry Main
Library Main
Living Room Main
Primary Bedroom Upper 1 Balcony Access
Sun/Florida Room Main


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19335

AVG $550K
AVG $7,443
AVG 220
Year Built
AVG 1990

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