55 N Main Street

New Hope, PA
$ 975,000 Beds 3 Baths 1.5 Sq 1,944 Virtual Tour
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Whether you are looking for a Breath-Taking Weekend Retreat or a permanent Place to Call Home, this completely Renovated and Modernized Cedar Clad Colonial Home located in the Heart of Historic New Hope Borough, is welcoming you home. Built in 1897 and filled with lovely period details that include beautifully aged original pumpkin pine floors, original doors with antique hardware, exposed brick walls and beams/joists that bring both old world charm and rustic chic appeal, creating a dramatic sense of strength throughout this one of a kind home. The home's colorful ceramic walkway invites you onto the Mahogany Porch with Gingerbread Trim and accented with Vintage Light Fixtures. Enter through an Arched Entryway and V-Grooved Spanish Door into an Open Floor Plan with 9 Foot Ceilings and Exposed original Joists. Currently used as a Dining Room this warm inviting living space with wood burning stove and hand-hewn wood floors from the late 1800's flows into the kitchen. The kitchen boosts Custom Pine Cabinets accented with Glass panels and Mullions. The Custom Italian Tile Backsplash provides a pop of color that warms up the kitchen and the Maple Wood Center island with Tile Accents is multifunctional, offering storage, seating, and prep space for the most discerning culinarian. The Professional Thor Gas Range has dual function to include traditional & convection-controlled cooking and will fulfill your baking or cooking desires. From the kitchen, you enter a Library; this room has prime potential and could be used as a Study, Den, Dining or Media Room. Immediately off of the Library, is a Powder Room and a hallway with short flight of steps traversing to the home's Office and Rear Entry. This multi-purpose enclosed Office with French Doors houses the closeted and stackable washer/dryer as well as European-Style Tankless Water Heater and Furnace. Whether used as an office, or bedroom, you will also enjoy the adjacent light-filled 4 Season Enclosed Porch, framed in natural woods and accented with handsome Succulent Plants. The First Floor Mahogany Bannister and Original Pumpkin Pine Staircase provides ingress to the second floor which opens to a 13 Foot Expansive and Well Insulated Vaulted Family Room, taking advantage of what once was attic space; this versatile renovated floor plan is highlighted with Cypress Wide Plank Flooring and Rustic Yellow Pine Walls and a Loft, adding supplemental storage space and plenty of natural light. Immediately off of the Family Room, is the home's Full Bathroom, highlighted by Cypress Walls & Floors, a Pedestal Sink and Bath-Tub is flanked by Vivid Italian Tiles. The Master Bedroom and Second Bedroom are located on this floor; the inviting Master Bedroom and its' 15" dramatic Ceiling with Beautiful Pine Beams has Double Closets, a Ceiling Fan, and French Doors that open to a Juliet-Style Balcony. The Second Bedroom offers rustic charm with Brick Walls, Fir Beams and Pumpkin Pine Floors. The current home owner lovingly remodeled with Energy Efficiency in mind - from the Custom Double Hung Marvin Wood Windows throughout, Energy Star Rated Gas Furnace & Tankless Water Heater, Insulated Walls, Comfortable 3 Zone Heating & Cooling with controlled Dehumidification in addition to Upgraded Electrical Service Panels and Household Re-Plumbing, and, the Partial Daylight Basement with New Windows provides additional storage with egress by Bilco Door. A One Car Garage and 3 Car Driveway provides ample parking space for you and your guests. Whether you enjoy your morning coffee on the front porch gazing at the mature, low maintenance perennials and lush annuals or fill your weekends hiking the Delaware Canal Towpath or stroll through art galleries, antique and specialty shops, and/or dine at award winning restaurants. New Hope is centrally located with a short drive to Princeton, Philadelphia, and NYC. This home's exceptional craftmanship and historic architecture with modern luxury is not to be missed!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 975,000
  • Lot Size
  • 3,049 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,944
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 1
  • Year Built
  • 1879
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • New Hope
  • Taxes
  • 4742
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • New Hope Boro
  • MLS#
  • PABU506598
  • Zip
  • 18938
Listing Provided by: BHHS Fox & Roach-Blue Bell



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility 2+ Access Exits
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Range, Dryer - Front Loading, Dryer - Gas, ENERGY STAR Clothes Washer, Instant Hot Water, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer - Front Loading, Water Heater - Tankless
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Frame, Cedar
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Ductless/Mini-Split, Programmable Thermostat, Wall Unit, Zoned
County BUCKS
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Facing Direction East
Flooring Carpet, Wood
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Programmable Thermostat, Radiator, Zoned
High School District NEW HOPE-SOLEBURY
Historic Y/N Yes
Interior Features Additional Stairway, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Chair Railings, Efficiency, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Tub Shower, Wainscotting, Wood Floors, Wood Stove
Levels 2
Location Type Downtown
MLS Area New Hope Boro (10127)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Gravel Driveway
Patio/Porch Features Porch(es)
Possession 0-30 Days CD, Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 501.54
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Asphalt, Pitched, Shingle
Security Features Smoke Detector
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NEW HOPE
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Street
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RB

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1944
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Daylight, Partial, Outside Entrance, Partial, Sump Pump, Walkout Level, Windows
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 555
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Estimated
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Features Free Standing
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Upper Floor
Living Area 1944
Room Type Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Library, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Great Room, Loft, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 1
Utilities Cable TV, Phone
Window Features Double Hung, Replacement, Wood Frame

Exterior Features

Half Baths 1
# Of Attached Garage Spaces 1
Door Features French, Six Panel
Garage Features Basement Garage, Garage - Rear Entry, Garage Door Opener, Oversized
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Washer, Dryer, Refrigerator - as is
Lot Dimensions 25.00 x 116.00
Lot Size Acres 0.07
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 2900.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Road Surface Type Black Top
Roadresponsibility Boro/Township
Total Parking Spaces 4
Type of Parking Alley, Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

9/11/2020 Listed $975,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 18938

AVG $1.75M
AVG $14,461
AVG 74
Year Built
AVG 1946


55 N Main Street New Hope, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $975000 with 1944 sqft and a lot size of 3,049 SqFt Acre(s). 55 N Main Street New Hope has 3 bedrooms, 1 baths and was built in 1879. The property's zip code is 18938 which is in New Hope, PA

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