$1,725,000 - Homes For Sale
Welcome to Eyre View 611 N. High Street: the original home of Senator T. Lawrence Eyre.
This stunning Victorian/English Tudor home was built in 1888 by Joseph Miller Huston who was made famous by the construction of the Pennsylvania State Capital building in Harrisburg. This home is truly a treasure and arguably one of the most regarded homes in the borough of West Chester.
Purchased in 1972 by the current owners, this home has been meticulously restored to its original historic beauty with stunning architectural detail. As you pull up the driveway from N. High Street, you are led to the Porte Cochere and greeted by a beautiful wrap around porch with panoramic views of gorgeous sunsets and overlooking the West Chester Country Club. The front door entrance boasts a Grand Foyer with center staircase, chestnut wainscoting and hand carved gargoyles. The foyer is flanked by a Rocco style music room with original crystal chandelier and restored gold leaf detail and a Parlor/Living Room featuring a large fireplace surrounded by carved Corinthian columns and coffered ceiling. The formal dining room features a gas fireplace with custom built in storage for all your entertaining needs, embossed ceiling and a statement Victorian chandelier. The heart of the home is found in the light and bright custom gourmet kitchen. Warm up by the Italian carved, white marble fireplace (ready for a gas insert) and cook to your hearts desire in this custom kitchen featuring two ovens, commercial cook top, subzero fridge, two dishwashers and direct access to the hardscape patio and pool. The second floor features a large master bedroom on-suite with a grand dressing room, two additional bedrooms and laundry room with tons of extra storage, including a cedar closet. On the third floor you will find two bedrooms, full bath and original over-sized billiard room with wood burning fireplace. All this within an Award-Winning School District, Low Taxes and walking distance to local parks, shops and restaurants throughout the West Chester Borough – A MUST SEE!
About 611 N High St, West Chester, PA 19380
Directions:From the North: Rt 202 S to Rt 100 S which turns into N High Street; Driveway is just past Ashbridge St on the Left From the South and East: Rt 202 N to West Chester Pike / Rt3 West; Continue into WC Boro; Turn Right on N High Street and Right into the driveway