Exquisite yet unassuming estate property set on 1.8 acres in romantic Rose Valley. Designed by noted architect Pope Barney this astounding home is surrounded by serene privacy and sweeping vistas, the setting is rivaled only by the grace and nostalgia of this English manor home. It's as though each room tells the story of a bygone era, when architecture was flawless, craftsmanship was honest, and quality was an inherent characteristic. Prepare to be amazed by the stately circular drive, finely manicured entryway, welcoming outdoor Parlor, and over 4,000 square feet of tastefully appointed interior d~cor. Expansive Great Room with coffered ceiling, extensive millwork and gas fireplace, adjacent to the Conservatory overlooking an in-ground pool with stone pool Deck, Jacuzzi and formal landscaping. Dining Room with curved window, built-in cabinetry and original flooring, meticulously maintained and like new. Main-floor Study with private half-Bath. Spacious Kitchen featuring Corian, six-burner gas range, dual wall ovens, and Sub-Zero refrigerator. Three Bedrooms, two with walk-in closets and each with an en-suite full Bathroom. Master Bedroom includes a distinctive vaulted ceiling with sunken walk-in closet with windows, plus a classically-tiled Bathroom. Finished walk-out lower level for additional living space, complete with bar area, wine refrigerator, and gas fireplace. Impressive period details throughout including deep window sills, solid wood doors, glass doorknobs, and hand-carved millwork. Two-car attached Garage. Constructed entirely of cut field-stone with limestone trim, no expense was spared in this property's definition of 1930's grandeur, resulting in a timeless, and unpretentious, presentation of perfection. Ideally located within Wallingford-Swarthmore School District and in close proximity to major routes, rail access, and the many cultural attractions of the Brandywine Valley. 4th Bedroom created by partition.. see listing agent for details.