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Introducing “Dawesfield,” an exceptional 22-acre property in an extraordinary Whitpain Township location, dating back to 1736, surrounded by Wissahickon Watershed permanently preserved open space, featuring two 3-Story Stone Colonials, 3 Barns, one dating to 1796, multiple detached Garages, Sheds, Greenhouse, Spring House and Guest House, and including a 3-hole Golf Course and Swimming Pool. Horse lovers will be thrilled with the connection to the surrounding trails. Car lovers will be enthralled with the capacity for car collections in the multiple barns. Horticulturists will be delighted with the age and multitude of specimen trees, shrubs and continually blooming perennials in the magnificent gardens with surrounding stone walls. Historians will be fascinated by the stories detailing the use of one of 2 stone colonials as George Washington’s headquarters in 1777 during the Revolutionary War, including the encampment of over 10,000 troops on the grounds and adjacent properties. One house is 5829 sq ft with 7 bedrooms, and the other is 5129, with 5 bedrooms. The 1 Bedroom Guest House is an ideal location for a Home Office. 1000s of daffodils blanket the gardens; specimen magnolias provide brilliant blooms; ancient trees grace the expansive grounds. The panoramic views are magnificent, and the possibilities are endless at this enchanting location. Many historical items are included with the purchase, including the bed that George Washington slept in while the property was his headquarters, along with various framed historical documents. Also included will be many pieces of equipment including a golf cart, tractor and mowers. Sale includes 4 separate parcels. Separate parcels available for purchase. Call for more details.

Property Highlights

Type

House

Style

Detached, Colonial

Year Built

1736

Subdivision

NONE AVAILABLE

Inside City

Not Specified, AMBLER

County

MONTGOMERY

High School

WISSAHICKON SENIOR

Property Details for 525 LEWIS LN

525 LEWIS LN is a house for sale in Ambler, PA 19002. This SQFT house sits on a 21.76 acre lot and features 7 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms. Built in 1736, this house has been on the market for a total of 2 years and is currently priced at $7,999,000.

Bedrooms

Bedrooms
7

Bathrooms

Full Bathrooms
4

Other Rooms

Basement
Full  /  Unfinished

Interior

Interior Features
Elevator  /  Kitchen - Eat-In
Flooring
Wood
Laundry
Upper Floor

Exterior

Roof
Wood
Patio & Porch
Patio(s)  /  Porch(es)
Pool
Yes - Personal
Pool Features
In Ground
View
Golf Course

Heating & Cooling

Central Air
No
Cooling
None
Cooling Fuel
Electric
Heating
Steam
Heating Fuel
Oil  /  Other
Water Heater
Oil

Services

Electric
Circuit Breakers
Water
Well
Sewer
On Site Septic

Parking

Open Parking Spaces
3
Parking
Driveway

Building

Total Finished SQFT
5829
Above Grade Finished SQFT
5829
Net SQFT
5829.00
Property Sub Type
House
Structure Type
Detached
Architectural Style
Colonial
Stories
3+
Accessibility Features
None
Other Structures
2nd Garage  /  2nd House  /  Above Grade  /  Barn/Farm Building  /  Greenhouse  /  Shed  /  Spring House

Construction

Year Built
1736
New Construction
No
Construction Materials
Stone

Lot

Acres
21.76
Lot SQFT
330620.00
Zoning
R5
Land Use Code
1101
Lot Features
Front Yard  /  Level  /  Rear Yard  /  SideYard(s)  /  Trees/Wooded

Waterbody

Waterfront
No
View of Water
No
Waterbody Tidal
No

Community

Subdivision
NONE AVAILABLE
County
MONTGOMERY

Schools

High School
WISSAHICKON SENIOR
School District
WISSAHICKON

Address

Address
525 LEWIS LN, AMBLER, PA 19002
Street Address
525 LEWIS LN
City
AMBLER
Zip
19002
Latitude
40.15342000
Longitude
-75.24768000
State
PA

Pricing

Sale Type
Sale
Price
$7,999,000
Price Per SQFT
$1,372.28

Status

MLS ID
1000277969
Status
Active
Published Date
July 17, 2017
Modified Date
March 16, 2019 at 10:03 PM

Taxes & Assessments

Tax Assessed Value
700960.0
Tax Lot
090
Tax Year
2018

Source

Agent
Linda G Baron
Agent Phone Number
2158500158
Office
BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell
Data Source
Bright MLS
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