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c. 1774 Farmhouse

Landenberg, Pennsylvania

The Samuel Miller House - Circa 1774

500 Penn Green Road, Landenberg, PA
500 Penn Green Road, Landenberg, PA
This Historic 1700 Period Farmhouse, Located in Landenberg, Pennsylvania, Is a Beautiful Blend of a Two-and-a-Half Story Stone Section with a Two-Story Twentieth-Century Addition Designed by Charles Okie!
The Samuel Miller House, circa 1774, in a Private Tranquil Setting is Located on 7 acres within the Beautiful Countryside of Southern Chester County.
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Formal Dining Room with Post and Beam Ceiling, Original Random Width Hardwood Floors and a Brick Fireplace with a Raised Hearth Adds Ambience while Entertaining Family & Friends
The Parlor Once with Plaster Ceilings Now has Restored Exposed Post and Beam Ceilings and Hardwood Floors. The Hearth remains Original Showing the Room Division that has been Opened Up and the Fireplace Reduced to One!
Colonial Revival Addition Designed by Charles Okie was added in 1968. The Flooring was Brought in from Another Period Home in Pennsylvania! Quality Craftsmanship Create a Perfect Blend of the Old with the New!
The Kitchen was Added in the 1970's. Hand Built Cabinets and Paneling From the Old Barn, the Beams were Created from the Chicken Coop! Brick Flooring Brings Character to this Setting as the Materials came from the Old Streets of Wilmington, Delaware!
Private Master Suite is Part of the New Addition. A Fireplace, Wide Wood Plank Floor Matched to the Original House and Dormer Windows Create a Relaxing Retreat!
Large Bedroom is Reminiscent of the Days Long Past with Decorative Antique Wood Stove and Exposed Brick Wall.
Relax or Entertain on this Quiet,Lovely Stone Patio! Wishing Well is the Focal Point Structured Around the Discovered Stone Well when the Patio was Created! The Well Adds Beauty and Charm to Any Event!
Several Outbuildings and the Barn Silo Remains. Retaining Many Original Features! A True Historical Treasure!
Overlooking the Valley of a Branch of the White Clay Creek, This 7 Acre Property is a Rare Find, Rich in History with a Tranquil Setting!
Bedrooms 5
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Stories 2
Acres 7.0


  • Basement
  • Dining room
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Walk out Basement
  • Walk-Up Attic
  • Dormers
  • Driveway - Paved
  • Patio
  • Pool - In Ground
  • Workshop
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Built-in Cabinets
  • Ceramic Tile
  • Fireplaces
  • Laundry Chute
  • Cedar Shake Roof
  • Skylight
  • Wood floors
  • Tin Roof
  • City water supply
  • Dishwasher
  • Oil Heating
  • Range
  • Septic Tank
  • Outbuildings
  • Parlor
  • Screened Porch at Pool
  • Study/Den/Laundry

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The Historic Farmhouse Sits on top of the Hill Overlooking the Valley and a Branch of the White Clay Creek. The Original 1700's Farmhouse Consists of Two and a Half Story Stone Section with a Twentieth Century Addition designed by Charles Okie to add Modern Day Convenience.

The Family Room and Master Bedroom Addition were Created to Enhance the Original Qualities of the Home while still Maintaining its Integrity. Charles Okie is Noted for His Style and Technique which are Evident in this Addition. Quality Craftsmanship Create a Perfect Blend of the Old and the New!

This 5 Bedroom 2.5 Bath Home has been Lovingly Restored and Renovated with the Original Random Width Hardwood Planking, Post & Beam Ceiling and Deep Window Sills Still Intact. Each Room has a History of its Own. The Colonial Revival Addition’s Wooden Plank Floors were Brought in from Another Period Home in Pennsylvania. The Parlor Reflects the Simplicity and Charm Through the Original Brick Hearth Remains that Flank the Single Fireplace Indicating its Origin of Separate Rooms and 2 Fireplaces. A Quaint Study with its Handsome Desk and Built in Cabinetry Replaced the Original Kitchen. In the 1970’s the Current Kitchen was Constructed. Paneling, Hand Built Cabinets and Doorways were Made from the Wood of the Original Barn. The Beams Came from the Old Chicken Coop and the Brick Floors from the Streets of Downtown Wilmington, Delaware Bringing Additional Character to this Home.

There are Five Working Fireplaces, a Pool Area, Several Outbuildings and the Original Water Tower Still Remains. In the Midst of Change, This Property is a Rarity and a True Historical Treasure Retaining many Original Features!

A Subdivision in this Delightful Setting is a Possibility and Would Still Maintain the Homes Historical Value with its Rare Beauty …OR…Bring Your Horses this Property will Accommodate Them!

This Property is Conveniently Located to Historical & Cultural Sites from Just Minutes Away to Places like Longwood Gardens, Brandywine River Museum, Winterthur Museum, Country Estate-Hagley Museum and Wineries. Also close proximity to Kennett Square, PA; West Chester, PA; Philadelphia, PA; Wilmington, Delaware And…A Short Commuter Train Ride to Baltimore, MD; Washington, DC or to New York City.

Archived in January, 2013

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