Listed By:
RE/MAX Properties - Newtown
26 N Chancellor Street, Newtown, PA
$ 709,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PABU2054612
  • TypeContingent
  • CountyBUCKS
  • CityNewtown
  • AreaNewtown Boro
  • Zip18940
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes$ 6732
  • Price$ 709,900
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3000
  • Lot Size5,227 SqFt
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Price Improvement! Nestled within one of Bucks County's most coveted towns, this splendid twin Victorian is perfectly situated in the midst of Newtown's historic district. The front porch invites you inside to over 3,000 square feet of living space with soaring ceilings and gorgeous pumpkin pine hardwood floors while featuring a harmonious fusion of history and modernity throughout! The great room parlor is adorned with exquisite mahogany pocket doors at its entryways, and sunshine filters through the large windows, bathing the room in natural light. This fabulous room effortlessly flows into the gourmet kitchen where modern convenience is at your fingertips! Updated cabinets, granite countertops, tumbled-tile backsplash, and recessed lighting unite to form the heart of this home. A lovely sitting area provides space to savor a quiet dinner or steal a moment to recharge, while the breakfast bar island serves as a hub for engaging conversations or quick meals. The adjacent dining room is designed for lively gatherings and memorable celebrations! Its seamless integration with the kitchen fosters an ideal environment for entertaining guests and loved ones. Thoughtfully designed to accommodate the demands of modern living, a dedicated work-from-home space, a full laundry room, and a powder room complete this level. From this area at the rear of the home, there is access to the fenced-in backyard, the full basement, and private back staircase to the second floor! From the front of the home, ascend the magnificent wood staircase to the second and third levels where there are FIVE bedrooms, each graced with original pumpkin pine hardwood floors and generous windows! On both levels surprisingly spacious full baths await, adorned with classic finishes that harmonize with the home's character. Central air conditioning is a delightful bonus too! The basement offers an extensive haven for storage, bikes, and seasonal treasures, it even boasts another outside entry that amplifies convenience and accessibility. A rear patio invites al fresco dining and barbecues, while offering raised beds for cultivating an herb garden! Location is the crowning jewel of this offering! Newtown Borough's tree-lined streets, brimming with history, beckon you to explore, to walk to every convenience imaginable in this storied community located within the Council Rock School District with low taxes. This is an opportunity to not just own a home, but to become part of a living legacy, where the echoes of the past intertwine with the aspirations of the future. Enjoy living in a residence where elegance meets convenience, where history intertwines with the 21st century, and where being a part of the fabric of a community matters! Whether strolling the downtown streets and wandering into the quaint shoppes and eateries or visiting the Village at Newtown, you will welcome coming home to 26 N. Chancellor Street!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Goodnoe Elementary School Newtown Middle School Council Rock High School North
Price History
8/23/2023 Listed $784,900
9/6/2023 10% - $709,900

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Washer/Dryer Stacked, Stainless Steel Appliances, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Built-In Microwave, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Cooktop
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Basement Walkout Level, Unfinished
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Frame
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County BUCKS
Days on Market 22
Elementary School GOODNOE
Exclusions 1st floor: Entry full length mirror, wall mount/TV, Cuckoo clock 2nd floor: All wall mirrors with exception of bathroom 3rd floor: Portable A/C Unit in front bedroom and all wall mirrors with exception
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air
Interior Features Recessed Lighting, Dining Area, Kitchen - Island, Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Wood Floors, Additional Stairway, Built-Ins, Pantry
Levels 3
Lot Size Square Feet 5180.00
MLS Area Newtown Boro (10128)
Middle/Junior High School NEWTOWN
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es)
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 236.63
Property Condition Excellent
Property Type Residential
Roof Pitched, Shingle
School District 300200397420
School District COUNCIL ROCK
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Twin/Semi-Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 6732.0
Tax Lot 226
Tax Year 2022
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No
Year Built 1900
Zoning VR2

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3000
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
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 Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Flooring Hardwood
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Office
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5

Exterior Features

Living Area 3000
Fencing Wood
Foundation Details Stone
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions All appliances as shown in as-is condition, hanging laundry bar, laundry white board, powder room mirror, 2 medicine cabinets in 2nd floor bath, all bathroom vanity mirrors.
Lot Dimensions 35.00 x 148.00
Lot Size Acres 0.12
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Type of Parking On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Dining Room Main
Kitchen Main
Living Room Main
Office Main
Primary Bedroom Upper 1


  • 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 Contingent Average in 18940

AVG $980K
AVG $9,794
AVG 291
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1930