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Morning Headlines: J. Crew Outlet Is Coming to the Philly Suburbs!

Screenshot from J. Crew Factory website.

Screenshot from J. Crew Factory website.

First Madewell–J. Crew’s sister store–chose Walnut Street for its newest location. And now J. Crew Factory–the store’s outlet–comes to the ’burbs.

The commercial real estate group PREIT has announced that the Factory will open at the Plaza Shops at Plymouth Meeting Mall in the fall. Imagine: 6,000 square feet of J. Crew–but less expensive.

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Historic Chester County Home With Tavern and Log School House

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27_6278556_3_1379036257This beautiful stone farmhouse, built between the 1760s and the 1780s, is an exquisitely renovated residence that retains much of its historic character. The wide-plank floors are original, as is much of the woodwork that surrounds the windows and doors. Even details that have been added more recently–such as a beamed ceiling–pay tribute to the home’s period origins.

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Bring Your Jodhpurs to the $14.5 Million El Brio Ranch in Brandywine Valley

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Not having enough room for all your horses can be a drag. El Brio Ranch offers 12 stalls, a separate washing stall, a tack room and an office … for keeping track of all your horses, one would imagine. And that’s just the equine living quarters. The property also includes a guest house and a manor home.

The Peter Zimmerman-designed home includes obvious ranch elements like exposed timber in cathedral ceilings and stone fireplaces (there are three). The manor house also includes four bedrooms and a three-car garage.

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Historic Chester County Farmhouse Perfect for Equestrians

This historic Chester County farmhouse dates back to the 1700s and includes original features.

This historic Chester County farmhouse dates back to the 1700s and includes original features.

SPOTLIGHT LISTING: Historic Chester County Farmhouse Looking for an idyllic retreat from the hustle and bustle of urban living? Southdown, a 42-acre farm, may be just the answer The historic Chester County farmhouse dates back to the early 1700s and features original touches like random width floors, deep windowsills, hand-hewn millwork and period hardware. Of course, [...]

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