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On the Market: English Country Manor in Chadds Ford

The popular image of the Brandywine Valley comes largely from the work of Chadds Ford’s most famous resident, American Realist painter Andrew Wyeth. Wyeth’s paintings […]

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On the Market: Brutalist Precursor in Chadds Ford

Noted French architect Le Corbusier had some very radical ideas about housing, many of them unfortunate. His Ville radieuse (“Radiant City”) became the template for scores of soul-crushing […]

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On the Market: Magnificent Modern Villa in Chadds Ford

I begin today’s featured house for sale post with an admonishment. Shame on the listing agents for not mentioning the architect who designed this Chadds Ford […]

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5 Area Homes with Seriously Luxe Home Theaters

Let’s go to the movies! We’ll bring the popcorn, you furnish the theater. Furnish these five boffo home theaters to your guests and you’ll have […]

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21st-Century Tradition in Chadds Ford for $625K

I didn’t know there were public buildings in Kennett Township old enough to undergo adaptive reuse. Just look at what’s been done to this handsome 1920s […]

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Habitat: A Family Affair in Chadds Ford

After an electrical fire ravaged the home that once sat on this wooded Chadds Ford property, West Chester-based architect Richard Buchanan was left with little […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Chadds Ford

Around the banks of the Brandywine can be found the last great expanses of undeveloped land in Delaware County. Developers are eyeing it — a […]

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What $500K Will Buy You in Chadds Ford

Center-hall Colonials are a dime a dozen on the Main Line, but down by where the Brandywine flows into Delaware, they’re relatively rare birds. Chadds […]

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Toll Brothers Caught Up in Chester County Historic Preservation Fight

As if the low-grade fight over its proposed condo tower on Jewelers Row weren’t enough, Toll Brothers now finds itself in another historic preservation fight […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: Secluded Chadds Ford Farm Flaunts Un-Be-Liev-able Kitchen

Hickory Hill Farm is a pristine 32-acre property nestled in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania. Though it may look like it could date back to the days […]

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Eat Junto’s Best of Philly Winning Fish for a Good Cause

The August full moon is known as a “Sturgeon Moon” as historically native Americans found it the best time to catch sturgeon in the Great Lakes […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: Massive Chateau-style Compound in Chadds Ford

Hmmm, where to start with this one in Chadds Ford. Well, the home is sat on over 10-acres of Chester County land in the Brandywine […]

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Aged Duck Tasting Menu At Junto

This weekend, Junto in Chadds Ford is serving up a four-course whole duck tasting menu. And while it will always be focused on showcasing the […]

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On the Market: A Fresh Start at This Newly Built Residence in Chadds Ford

The latest addition to Delaware County sits atop 4-plus acres of land. The home boasts mica stone and brick trim on its exterior, while inside […]

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Studio of Artist Andrew Wyeth Named National Historic Landmark

The National Park Service has expanded a local national landmark to include the longtime studio of one of the best-known artists of the mid-20th century, […]