720 Swedesford Rd

AMBLER, PA, 19002

$6,850,000

$989 per ft²
$6,850,000
$989 per ft²
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
5 Beds
baths
4 Full Baths
carpenters-square
6,920 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1740
Look no further. This incredible, turn- key, equestrian treasure offers the ultimate lifestyle for the most discerning buyers with its peaceful setting, on- site state of the art residential and recreation facilities, low taxes, and renowned public and private schools. Tunnel Farm is being offered for the first time after its 2015 completion of an extraordinary 3-year renovation, expansion and restoration by architects Archer & Buchanan and Cassella Builders. This breathtaking, private 24-acre property features endless views of its beautiful pond, arboretum, organic vegetable garden and orchard. Rounding out the lifestyle afforded by this gorgeous enclave is an equestrian's dream riding facility including a world-class, custom-built 200'x86' indoor riding arena, numerous walking and riding trails leading to the adjoining permanently preserved 375+ acres surrounded by the Gwynedd Wildlife Preserve. Grounds include a spa tucked next to a quaint spring house, lit tennis court with ultra-mat cushioning system, a guest cottage and additional caretaker's home. The main farmhouse residence dates from 1742 and boasts new, exquisite appointments and amenities. Custom bar with zinc countertops, wine refrigerators and gourmet kitchen by Blue Bell Kitchens. Adding to the rustic elegance are original stone walls and ceiling barn beams, stunning granite backsplash and countertops, built-in Thermador appliances, Miele coffee maker and appliance lift. The breakfast area leads to a barbeque, deck and stone patio overlooking a charming bridge. His and her office/dens, with restored original fireplaces, stone floor, wood beams and antique fireplace mantel. Original deep window wells complete the hallways and dining room. The second-floor master suite includes a walkout deck, built-in his/her walk-in closets, stunning bathroom with floating cabinetry, granite countertops and shower, mosaic marble floor, Juliska light fixtures, soaking jacuzzi bathtub, Toto sensor toilet and Sunlighten far-infrared sauna. Switchable Smart Glass technology changes the views into complete privacy at the touch of a button. Three other beautifully appointed bedroom suites, each with full bathrooms. Access floors by the winding staircase or elevator. Full finished basement with powder room and extra storage areas. Entire house controlled by a state-of-the-art, smart home system. The indoor riding arena contains 24 electrically operated oversized glass doors, Attwood Equestrian dust-free footing, 4' angled rider guard with mirrors, 2 horse wash stall with hot and cold water, heated and air-conditioned tack/viewing room with kitchen and bathroom. Renovated 200-year-old bank barn with 6 large stalls with mats, automatic waterers, temperature-controlled feed room and powder room. Expansive hayloft, feed storage and space for large equipment. Charming studio offering a kitchenette, washer/dryer and working areas. Additional features of this stunning compound are 2 side by side shed rows with ten 10'x10' stalls with mats and 2 tack rooms. Four expansive turnout paddocks with two 20'x12' run-in sheds, two 18' wide tracks with gates surrounding all 4 paddocks, honeycomb playground with one 150' round pen and four 50' internal pens, 1 sacrifice area with large run-in shed, manger and 2 extra paddocks. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to enjoy the finest, private lifestyle available in a completely serene setting, while being close to major commuting routes, country clubs, private airport, King of Prussia Mall, 45 minutes to Philadelphia and 90 minutes to New York City.
MLS ID:
PAMC686866
Listed:
3/25/21
Updated:
5/12/21

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Dryer, Energy Efficient Appliances, Exhaust Fan, Freezer, Icemaker, Microwave, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Water Heater, Washer
Total Bedrooms
5
Full Bathrooms
4
Half Bathrooms
3
Interior Features
Additional Stairway, Attic, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Combination Dining/Living, Combination Kitchen/Dining, Combination Kitchen/Living, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Efficiency, Elevator, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Open, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Sauna, Skylight(s), Soaking Tub, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Studio, Wet/Dry Bar, Whirl Pool/Hot Tub, Window Treatments, Wine Storage, Wood Floors
Laundry Description
Upper Floor
Floor Description
Hardwood, Wood, Stone
Fireplace
Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Stone, Wood
Cooling
Central /
Heating
Baseboard - Electric, Forced Air, Hot Water, Radiant, Programmable Thermostat, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
23.99 acres lot
Exterior Features
Grill, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Outbuilding(s), Play Area, Secure Storage, Sport Court, Stone Retaining Walls, Tennis Court(s), Other, Gutter System
Architectural Style
Colonial, Farmhouse/National Folk
Lot Details
Backs to Trees, Cleared, Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, Open, Partly Wooded, Pond, Premium, Private, Rear Yard, Road Frontage, Side Yard(s), Stream/Creek, Trees/Wooded, Vegetation Planting, Backs - Parkland, Not In Development, Secluded
Roof
Shake
Sewer
On Site Septic

School Information

School District
WISSAHICKON

Other Property Details

Area Name
Lower Gwynedd Twp (10639)
Attached Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
13
Parking
Circular Driveway, Private
County
MONTGOMERY
Utilities
Cable, Phone Available, Phone Connected, Propane, Water Available
Water Source
Public
Pool Description
No Pool
Zoning
AA1

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
5/5/21
Price Change
$6,850,000
-5%

Courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby''s International Realty

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