Listed By:
Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty
518 Lurgan Road, New Hope, PA
$ 3,400,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PABU2048428
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyBUCKS
  • CityNew Hope
  • AreaUpper Makefield Twp
  • Neighborhood000
  • Zip18938
  • StyleColonial,Carriage House
  • Year Built1978
  • Taxes$ 39865
  • Price$ 3,400,000
  • Bedrooms12
  • Full Bathrooms12
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6943
  • Lot Size5 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

A long gated, tree lined driveway leads one into this cloistered family compound with a custom reproduction manor house, a 4 bedroom carriage house with a gated private motor court, and breathtaking gardens. Espalier fruit trees guide one through hidden stone paths to a potting house and a fenced orchard. A conservatory opens out to expansive terraces, leading to the heated in ground pool, hot tub, and stone deck, bordered with lush perennials and manicured privet. Beyond the pool is a pond with a fountain surrounded by verdant landscape and a foot bridge to the hen house. This magnificent property is set on 5 secluded acres in the heart of Upper Makefield Township. The main house features an elegantly appointed foyer with sweeping circular staircase. To the right, a formal living room with fireplace and sitting room, to the left, a formal dining room. An expansive library with fireplace provides access to the terrace. Beyond youll discover the commercially appointed gourmet kitchen, a breakfast room with walk-in fireplace overlooking the pool, a glass conservatory opening to expansive terraces on one side and secret gardens on the other. The main house features 6 bedrooms, 5 are en-suites with fireplaces, one has a hall bathroom. There is also a powder room and laundry room on the main level. On the lower level one will discover an additional bedroom, full bath, a full bar, game room with pool table, workout room and storage rooms. The carriage house has 4 en suite guest rooms with outdoor living spaces, and a large conference room with hall bath. This property has 5 oversized garages, lush grounds, full irrigation system supplying the hanging planters flanking the driveway and motor court, and security system. This is a rare opportunity to become the next steward of such a significant and iconic property.

Price History
5/1/2023 Listed $4,500,000
6/8/2023 12% - $3,995,000
8/8/2023 8% - $3,700,000
10/19/2023 9% - $3,400,000

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility Other
Appliances Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer - Front Loading, Dryer - Front Loading
Architectural Style Colonial, Carriage House
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Frame
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County BUCKS
Days on Market 224
Exterior Features BBQ Grill, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Gutter System, Hot Tub, Outbuilding(s), Street Lights, Water Fountains, Stone Retaining Walls
Garage Spaces 5.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating 90% Forced Air
Interior Features Additional Stairway, Breakfast Area, Bar, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Ki
Levels 3
Lot Size Square Feet 217800.00
MLS Area Upper Makefield Twp (10147)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Balconies- Multiple, Patio(s), Porch(es), Terrace, Deck(s)
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 489.7
Property Type Residential
School District COUNCIL ROCK
School District 300200397420
Security Features Security Gate, Fire Detection System, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name 000
Tax Annual Amount 39865.0
Tax Lot 020-001
Tax Year 2023
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Courtyard, Garden/Lawn, Panoramic, Pond
Water Access Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1978
Zoning JM

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 6943
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full, Poured Concrete, Partially Finished
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 11
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 11.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 10
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 10
Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bathrooms Half Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 10
Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 10
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
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Flooring Ceramic Tile, Carpet, Hardwood, Heated, Tile/Brick, Wood
Full Baths 12
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Oil, Geo-thermal
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Total Baths 14
Total Bedrooms 12
Total Fireplaces 12

Exterior Features

Living Area 6943
# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
# Of Detached Garage Spaces 3
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Features Additional Storage Area, Garage - Front Entry, Oversized
Inclusions Negotiable
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Features Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, Open, Partly Wooded, Pond, Poolside, Premium, Private, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Sloping
Lot Size Acres 5.00
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Total Parking Spaces 20
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Detached Garage, Driveway, Off Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N Yes


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

Property vs Contingent Average in 18938

AVG $1.82M
AVG $11,349
AVG 437
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1940
AVG 26
Data Provided by Walkscore® not using MLS data