Exquisitely Designed ‘Gatsby Barn’ in Pennsylvania Roars Onto the Marketplace for $10M

A barn that was reworked into an opulent, 10,000-square-foot residence in New Hope, PA, has hit the marketplace for $10 million.

Referred to as “The Gatsby Barn,” the six-bedroom, 6.5-bath residence spans 4 ranges.

Jazz singer-songwriter Leon Redbone, who died in 2019, was the prior proprietor and offered it to the current sellers in 2018 for about $1 million.

Over a two-year interval, the homeowners reworked the previous pink barn, inbuilt 1878, right into a exceptional Artwork Deco-inspired magnificence, they usually’ve definitely priced it to mirror the upgrades.

The sprawling inside was the brainchild of two New York Metropolis designers, who have been seeking to mix the nostalgia of the Roaring ’20s with trendy facilities.

“The particular half about this house is the historical past of the property,” says itemizing agent Maureen Reynolds, of Serhant Pennsylvania LLC. “To get a big black barn that’s 40 toes in peak in Bucks County is basically fairly particular. … I believe the juxtaposition of previous versus new was the important thing to the design.”



From a comfortable front room with a classy fuel hearth to an unlimited eating room designed for internet hosting, there are many areas to welcome visitors and luxuriate in household time.

“All over the place you go, you will see a sitting space,” Reynolds notes. “The house presents this distinctive means to cease and spend time collectively wherever you might be. There isn’t anyplace in the home the place you may’t try this.”

Restored, vintage balcony railings from the Waldorf-Astoria New York’s Starlight Room present added historical past and luxurious.

A four-story elevator and four-story, glass-encased, metal stair tower include main wow issue.

Residing space


Eating room


A glossy chef’s kitchen options high-end home equipment, together with a custom-built La Canche vary from Paris and matching hood from RangeCraft. The culinary area additionally incorporates a steam oven, {custom} cupboards, and an eight-seat, 16-foot island.

An expert-style bar with tin ceilings, smoky mirrors, and custom-lit glass cabinets is located close by. There are additionally two separate wine rooms designed to accommodate as much as 900 bottles.

“If somebody loves cooking, there’s additionally a kitchen on the decrease stage; and there’s an leisure space, the place they put in over $1 million in that alone,” Reynolds says. “They’ve had skilled and movie star cooks come and prepare dinner there. The lighting system alone is wonderful.”

Wine room




A house theater with a bar spans the highest ground of the house.

The ten.5-acre property additionally incorporates a heated pool and spa, imported palm bushes, and an outside bathe.

A close-by pavilion is outfitted with a 22-seat bar and a dangling hearth imported from France. And an upscale out of doors kitchen comes full with a pizza oven, Japanese hibachi tables, and a custom-built smoker.

There’s additionally a visitor cottage and a carriage home with a health heart and dance studio.

House theater


“They designed this residence for his or her busy, energetic household to take pleasure in each indoor and out of doors dwelling,” Reynolds says. “It’s edgy however has lots of comforts, like a big kitchen that it’s so nicely thought out and designed. They considered each element to make the house snug. It’s not formal or stuffy; it’s simply enjoyable.”

She believes the dwelling will likely be used as a major residence, probably by somebody who appreciates the property’s outdoorsy locale and edgy, urban-inspired design.

“It’s simply so particular,” Reynolds says. “We now have had lots of worldwide curiosity, in addition to from the West Coast. … The customer may be in search of someplace to flee and get away from town.”

Outside cooking space