Listed By:
Legacy Realty Properties, LLC
1 Tapeworm Rd /Sacketts Ford Road, Ivyland, PA
$ 1,600,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PABU2061428
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBUCKS
  • CityIvyland
  • AreaNorthampton Twp
  • Neighborhood000
  • Zip18974
  • StyleFarmhouse/National Folk
  • Year Built1971
  • Taxes$ 14221
  • Price$ 1,600,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms4
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage4893
  • Lot Size8.88 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Looking for a private compound with scenic views and many amenities? Welcome to a stately farmhouse, nestled on eight plus acres of lush greenery, where tranquility meets privacy. Imagine a long, winding driveway, guiding you towards a delightful farmhouse. A stocked pond with an air aerator, creating an enchanting spectacle of water and light, surrounded by panoramic views that stretch far into the horizon. An experience that truly defines a private setting. Now, picture a custom pool coupled with a spa, and a charming pool house that is an OASIS perfect for summer entertainment. Just a stone's throw away, find a second garage, offering ample storage, a testament to the thoughtfulness in design. Enter the home to a large foyer and grand staircase welcome into the world of elegance. The formal living room, adorned with a cozy fireplace and the dining room with built-in cabinets and shelves, are perfect for hosting and relaxing. A large study, filled with built-ins, and fireplace provides the ideal sanctuary for work or quiet reflection.The heart of the home, the kitchen, boasts granite tops, an abundance of cabinets, stainless steel appliances and a gathering area. The large wood-burning fireplace, beamed ceilings and walls, and built-in cabinets, wet bar make this space perfect for family gatherings. Adjacent to this, find a large family room with a bay window with scenic views paneled wall, and tile flooring. Two powder rooms and a laundry room conveniently complete the first floor. Retreat to the owner's suite, equipped with a fireplace and new luxury bathroom, or to one of three additional bedrooms. Two hall bathrooms complete the second level, while the third floor remains unfinished, ready for your personal touch perfect for another bedroom or game room. A screened-in porch with brick flooring, and a brick walkway that surrounds the house, leading to a large brick patio at the back, create a warm and welcoming exterior. Additionally discover an apartment with a separate entrance, perfect for guests, au pair suite or additional income stream. Other features: Hardwood flooring, 4 fireplaces, covered porch 3 brick patios, 3 car attached garage 1 oversized detached garage and storage, 2 electric hot water heaters, security system, springhouse, macadam and stamped concrete driveway, private road, water softener, pool house with a loft, full bath and kitchenette, all machancials updated. Horses are allowed on this property.nnThis estate, located within the Council Rock Schools district and with easy access to Philadelphia, New York, New Hope, and Newtown, is truly a rare find and a gem for the discerning buyer. For more information, or to schedule a viewing, reach out today. Don't miss the opportunity to experience the luxury and privacy this estate has to offer.

Middle School High School
Cr-Newtown Middle School Council Rock High School North
Price History
11/27/2023 Listed $1,950,000
1/31/2024 8% - $1,799,000
3/15/2024 12% - $1,600,000

General Features

Interior Features 2nd Kitchen,Additional Stairway,Attic,Breakfast Area,Built-Ins,Ceiling Fan(s),Chair Railings,Combination Kitchen/Living,Crown Moldings,Dining Area,Exposed Beams,Family Room Off Kitchen,Primary Bath(s
Sewer On Site Septic
Heating 90% Forced Air,Baseboard - Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Possession 0-30 Days CD
Roof Wood
Appliances Built-In Microwave,Cooktop,Refrigerator,Washer,Water Heater - High-Efficiency
Exterior Features Bump-outs,Chimney Cap(s),Extensive Hardscape,Exterior Lighting,Flood Lights,Outbuilding(s),Secure Storage
Zoning AR
Garage Spaces 4.00
Patio/Porch Features Brick,Patio(s),Porch(es)
Architectural Style Farmhouse/National Folk
Pool Features In Ground,Heated
Security Features 24 hour security,Exterior Cameras
Construction Materials Frame
Year Built 1971
Electric 200+ Amp Service
View Panoramic,Pond,Scenic Vista,Trees/Woods,Valley,Water
Levels 2
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel Electric
Accessibility 2+ Access Exits,Level Entry - Main
County BUCKS
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name 000
Garage Y/N Yes
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade,Below Grade
Transportation Commuter Rail Station 1 to 5 miles
Directions Follow GPA
ModificationTimestamp 2024-05-19T11:47:26
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Disclosures Lead Based Paint - State
Senior Community Y/N No
Zoning Description Allows Horses
MLS Area Northampton Twp (10131)
Lot Size Square Feet 386900.00
Tax Assessed Value 77200.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 14221.0
Home Warranty Y/N No
Property Condition Good
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Full Main Level 4
Bathrooms Count Main Level 6.00
Price Per Sq Ft Total 327.0
Acceptable Financing Cash,Conventional
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Lease Considered Y/N No
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Virtual Tour
Total SQFT 4893
Days on Market 172
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Assessor
Tax Lot 037
Buyer Agent Compensation Type % Of Gross
Association Recreation Fee No

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Electric
Basement Full,Side Entrance
Flooring Solid Hardwood,Tile/Brick
Total Fireplaces 4
Fireplace Features Mantel(s),Wood
Hot Water Electric
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Window Features Double Hung
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 4893
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 2
Central Air Y/N Yes
Total Bedrooms 5
Main Level Bedrooms 5
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
LivingAreaSource Estimated
Laundry Type Main Floor,Upper Floor
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Bathrooms Half Main Level 2
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 6

Exterior Features

Pool Yes - Personal
Lot Features Front Yard,Landscaping,Fishing Available,Partly Wooded,Pond,Poolside,Rear Yard,SideYard(s)
Water Source Well
Total Parking Spaces 4
Garage Features Garage Door Opener,Garage - Side Entry,Oversized
Type of Parking Attached Garage,Driveway
Land Use Code 1050
Foundation Details Block
Spa Yes
Water View Y/N Yes
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 8.88
Road Surface Type Black Top
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Assessor
Horse Y/N Yes
Land Assessed Value 19200.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
# of Attached Garage Spaces 4
LotDimensionsSource Assessor


  • 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 Single Family Average in 18974

AVG $890K
AVG $7,365
AVG 501
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1966