Historic Pennsbury Inn of Chadds Ford
Pennsbury Inn, a Pennsylvania bed and breakfast for sale, is close to world-renowned museums, public gardens and historic sites in the scenic Brandywine Valley. Just west of Philadelphia, the stone and brick Inn, built in 1714, has seven guest rooms ranging from cozy to luxurious. The Inn’s colonial features and ambiance reflect local history, making it special for guests and the owners. 8 landscaped acres with enchanting gardens make the property ideal as a wedding venue. Pennsbury Inn is located in a desirable community offering great quality of life. The Inn is now for sale for $700,000 for the real estate alone.
Pennsbury Inn is only 25 miles west of Philadelphia and 13 miles north of Wilmington, DE in the town of Chadds Ford, PA. New York and Washington are within a 2-hour drive. Brandywine Valley tourism is flourishing.The Brandywine River Museum, and world-famous Longwood Gardens are only 2 miles from the Inn. Winterthur Museum & Gardens is 7 miles from the Inn. These and other cultural attractions bring millions of visitors to the area annually. Wineries, microbreweries, galleries, and excellent restaurants abound as well. Brandywine Valley highlights include:
- Longwood Gardens
- Brandywine River Museum
- Winterthur Museum & Gardens
- Brandywine Valley Wine Trail
- Brandywine Valley Dining
Guests describe Pennsbury Inn’s blend of historic authenticity and country comfort using the words “…intimate… historic…comfortable.” The 6,200 square foot Inn retains important architectural features, such as wide-plank hardwood floors, a winding staircase, and original moldings and millwork.
The seven guest suites and rooms all have private baths and are located on the second floor. (See room descriptions here.)
The common rooms on the first floor of the Inn include a large living room with a walk-in fireplace, a library, a music room, a conference room, the kitchen and the breakfast room. The owner’s bedroom and bath are also located on the first floor.
The breakfast room opens to a flagstone patio and the extensive gardens. There are fountains, a reflecting pool, whimsical gardens and 4 acres of woodland trails for guests to enjoy. The setting is ideal for outdoor events.
Location is the key to success in the lodging business, especially for a smaller Bed & Breakfast Inn. A good location markets itself, so the Innkeepers need only market the Inn. Pennsbury Inn’s excellent location in the Brandywine Valley points to business growth and higher occupancy rates for future owners.
Contact Eliot Dalton to learn more about Pennsbury Inn Bed & Breakfast.