Carriage House Circa 1901 in Devon – Easttown Township – Chester County

Authentic Carriage House in Devon circa 1901with Separate Vacant and Level Lot

About 4,500 sq ft and nine foot ceilings on first and second floors of the Carriage House, just waiting for your restoration skills!

 

 

 

 

slide show below:

Designed by George W. Hewitt for Samuel and Catherine Castner circa 1901

 

The original drive entered from Dorset Rd and continued past the Main House and Carriage House to Valley Forge Rd

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Main Line Railroad Atlas from 1919 shows both Evans and Castner Estates:

Today there are two separately deeded parcels being sold together or individually

The parcels can be used together as a secluded family compound, or renovated and developed separately:

The 4,500 sq ft stone Carriage House is on just over an acre

A four-car frame garage with finished living space including kitchen and bathroom above sits on the adjacent and otherwise vacant lot

 

The frame garage is also circa 1901, and was originally part of the Powell Evans estate:

Some authentic details of the Carriage House include solid stone construction

Stone details are shown here in the solid granite header and threshold:

 

A closer look at the stone work:

 

Two copper-covered cupolas:

 

Cedar siding and roof:

 

Wood floors beneath carpet:

The original door hardware has been maintained:

Unique details have been preserved inside and out!

Appreciate the attention to detail throughout the home and property:

 

Aerial view of the two parcels (with vacant lot and garage on top left):

 

The lot lines of the main Carriage House lot:

 

The lot lines of the adjacent parcel with frame garage:

 

An outbuilding on the adjacent lot:

Reclaimed roof tile from the 1920’s used as ceramic tile floor:


 

Ludowici – Celadon has been making roof tile in Chicago since 1888:

Tie up your Horse and Stay a While!


 

For More Information:

Deb Dorsey | 610-724-2880 | deb@debdorsey.com

Meg Searing | 610-608-4229 | meg@debdorsey.com

 

The Dorsey Team
BHHS Fox Roach Realtors Rosemont
610-527-6400

 

Taxes and lot dimensions are approximate.
Listing is subject to changes, errors, and omissions without notice.