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525 Lewis Ln,

AMBLER, PA

$6,850,000

7 Beds
4 Baths
5,829 Sqft
21.76 Acres
3 Garages

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including the bed that George Washington slept in while the property was his headquarters, along with various framed historical documents as follows: Richard Whitpaine (for whom Whitpain township is named) was the recipient of a Penn land grant for the property, and his will, signed by William Penn is included, as well as the indenture of Whitpaine's widow who sold the property to Abraham Daws, who then built the house. Also included will be many pieces of equipment including a golf cart, tractor and mowers. Sale includes 4 separate parcels. Separate parcels may be available for purchase. Call for more details.

Facts & Features
MLS® # PAMC630740
Price $6,850,000
Bedrooms 7
Bathrooms 4.00
Full Baths 4
Square Footage 5,829
Acres 21.76
Year Built 1736
Type Residential
Sub-Type Detached
Style Colonial
Status Active
Community Information
Address 525 Lewis Ln
Area Whitpain Twp (10666)
Subdivision AMBLER
City AMBLER
County MONTGOMERY-PA
State PA
Zip Code 19002
Amenities
Amenities Elevator
Parking Gravel Driveway, Paved Driveway
# of Garages 3
Garages Oversized
View Golf Course
Is Waterfront No
Has Pool Yes
Pool Pool (In-Ground)
Interior
Heating Steam
Cooling Window Unit(s)
Has Basement Yes
Basement Full, Unfinished
Fireplace Yes
Fireplaces Stone
# of Stories 3
Stories 3+ Story
Exterior
Exterior Stone
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Outbuilding Apartment, Patio, Porch(es), Pool (In-Ground)
Lot Description Level, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Roof Wood, Shake
School Information
District WISSAHICKON
High WISSAHICKON SENIOR
Additional Information
Date Listed November 6th, 2019
Days on Market 147
Zoning R5
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
Listing Details
Office BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell
Photo of Diane Yochelson

Diane Yochelson

Office: (202) 573-8552
Cell: (301) 525-5516

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Listing information last updated on April 1st, 2020 at 1:04am EDT.

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