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280 Moore Road Downingtown, PA
$ 1,200,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PACT2006572
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyCHESTER
  • CityDowningtown
  • AreaUpper Uwchlan Twp
  • Zip19335
  • StyleContemporary
  • Year Built1988
  • Taxes$ 5206
  • Price$ 1,200,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3000
  • Lot Size15.3 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
BHHS Fox & Roach-Exton
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Welcome home to 280 Moore Rd- your own private retreat on 15+ acres in Downingtown School District featuring a 3000+ square foot contemporary style home, 5 stall Amish built barn with tack room, heated industrial shop building with additional workshop, and 2 story office building. This property sets secluded down a private drive yet minutes from all the conveniences the area has to offer- shops, restaurants, major transportation routes, Marsh Creek State Park and less than a mile from Shamona Creek Elem and Marsh Creek 6th grade center. The possibilities here are endless. Walk up the brick walkway to the 4bedroom, 3 full bath home. The unfinished house, featuring 2x6 construction, was completed when the current owners purchased the property in 1994. This included new electrical, plumbing, insulation, windows, doors, trim and basement flooring. Recent updates include new roofs (2012), water heater (2016), heating system (2016) and well pump (2017). The first floor features a family room with solid Hickory hardwood flooring(2013), 17’ vaulted ceiling, skylights and a wood burning stove(2011) which heats the house in all but the coldest days. There is also a dining room, pantry closet and a large kitchen with breakfast area. The kitchen has an abundance of custom cabinetry and stainless appliances. There is also another room currently used for an office but can also be used as a 4th bedroom. A full bath and laundry room with interior access to the oversized 2 car garage complete this floor. Upstairs there is a large owners’ suite with Jacuzzi and custom 60x36, 2 sided glass shower, 2 other generous sized bedrooms, a hall bath and a 4th room which can be used as an office, a bedroom (just needs a closet), walk-in closet, exercise room or nursery. The expansive unfinished basement provides plenty of storage space and bilco doors to the outside. Outside, there curved brick walks and a beautiful herringbone brick patio for you to relax and enjoy the tranquil views of the large organic garden. The property is relatively flat and allows plenty of uses- one of which is for horses and farm animals. The barn (1994) has 5 12x12 run-in stalls, a tack room, 8’ concrete isle, a full hay loft, water and electric. There are 2 pastures- one is 2.5 acres and the other is almost 6- the current owner hays the large pasture and everything has been well maintained. The 40x60 heated industrial building/machine shop with 14 foot ceilings perfect for a hobby enthusiast or to store boats, cars etc. There is also a connected 16x40 heated workshop with skylights and windows. The 2 story office building is 1532 sqft. The owners ran a small business from this building and has electric, water, sewage, a separate heat pump per floor, numerous office suites, a meeting room, a kitchenette, and a bathroom. The building could be converted to other uses, such as an in-law suite. This property is a hidden gem in bucolic Chester County. It is protected by ACT 319. SUBDIVISION is possible without losing ACT 319 status . All buildings are connected by data wiring and a security system, including fire detectors in barn. With so many possibilities, it is highly advisable that buyers considering the property for anything other than their own residential space should do their due diligence about permitted uses. Sellers are flexible with settlement. Do not miss this opportunity. .

Elementary School Middle School High School
Shamona Creek Elementary School Downingtown Middle School Downingtown High School West Campus
Price History
9/24/2021 Listed $1,200,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Architectural Style Contemporary
Association Y/N No
Basement Interior Access, Outside Entrance, Unfinished
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stucco
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 122
Elementary School SHAMONA CREEK
Energy Efficient Fireplace/Wood Stove
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Heat Pump(s), Wood Burn Stove, Zoned
Interior Features Central Vacuum, Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Dining Area, Pantry, Wood Floors, Wood Stove, Attic/House Fan, Entry Level Bedroom
Levels 2
Lot Size Square Feet 666468.00
MLS Area Upper Uwchlan Twp (10332)
Middle/Junior High School DOWNINGTOWN
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Brick
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 400.0
Property Type Residential
School District 300200397436
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 5206.0
Tax Lot 0077.0800
Tax Year 2021
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Pasture, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning C60
Zoning Description 15.3 AC FRM & COMM BLDG LO

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3000
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
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 Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Heating Fuel Electric, Propane - Owned
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 3000
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access
Horse Amenities Horses Allowed, Stable(s)
Horse Y/N Yes
Inclusions 2 washers, dryer, Fridge, 2 stand alone freezers, central vac, uv water purification, clothesline system, pool table
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Features Subdivision Possible
Lot Size Acres 15.30
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Total Parking Spaces 8
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Well
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • 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 19335

AVG $600K
AVG $6,667
AVG 443
Year Built
AVG 1997

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