House of the Week: Stunning Georgian Colonial Home in Fort Washington

Kimberly McGuane
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A beautiful historic home on 26 lush acres built in the classic Georgian colonial style is available for sale in Fort Washington for $5,495,000.

A stunning classic Georgian colonial style house set on 26 lush acres in Fort Washington is returning to the market this fall.

The home is a replica of Philadelphia’s Mount Pleasant in Fairmount Park. It was built in 1936 and features Palladian windows with detailed pediments and pilasters on its front and rear facades.

The ground floor includes a formal room with corner fireplace, a study that is now a music room, powder room, and family room. The floor is rounded-off with a sizable cherry kitchen and large breakfast area.

The private quarters are equally luxurious with a large master bedroom suite with fireplace, balcony, walk-in closet, and updated bath. The lower level includes a recreation space.

Outside is also ideal for entertaining with a rear flagstone terrace, heated pool and cabana with full bath, sauna, and fitness studio.

The grounds include a beautiful pond, clapboard boathouse, and stable. There is also a two-bedroom caretaker house with separate driveway.

Read and see more of this house at 6112 Sheaff Lane in Fort Washington, brokered by Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty-Main Line and listed by Wendie Steffens for $5,495,000 at Realtor.com by clicking here.

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