Homes for Sale In Newtown Square

Newtown Square, a picturesque township located in Delaware County, Pennsylvania, is known for its rolling hills, lush landscapes, and strong sense of community. Situated just 14 miles west of Philadelphia, Newtown Square offers residents a peaceful suburban lifestyle with convenient access to the city’s amenities.

Newtown Square’s history dates back to the late 17th century when Welsh Quakers settled in the area. The township was officially established in 1684 and named after Newtown in Montgomeryshire, Wales. Throughout the 18th and 19th centuries, Newtown Square remained a largely agricultural community, with several mills and taverns serving as gathering places for residents.

Local Landmarks:

  1. Newtown Square Pennsylvania Railroad Station: Built in 1895, this historic train station now serves as a museum showcasing the area’s transportation history.
  2. Bartram’s Covered Bridge: This picturesque covered bridge, built in 1860, spans the Crum Creek and is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
  3. Arasapha Farm: This historic farm, established in 1720, features a popular Halloween attraction, the Bates Motel and Haunted Hayride.

Newtown Square is served by the Marple Newtown School District, which includes:

  1. Marple Newtown High School
  2. Marple Newtown Middle School
  3. Culbertson Elementary School
  4. Loomis Elementary School
  5. Russell Elementary School
  6. Worrall Elementary School

Nearby Colleges:

  1. Delaware County Community College (3 miles)
  2. Villanova University (6 miles)
  3. Eastern University (7 miles)
  4. Cabrini University (8 miles)
  5. Haverford College (8 miles)

Newtown Square’s main shopping destination is the Newtown Square Shopping Center, which features a mix of national retailers, local boutiques, and dining options. The nearby Edgmont Square Shopping Center and Marple Crossroads Shopping Center offer additional shopping and dining choices.

Newtown Square offers a variety of dining options, from casual eateries to upscale restaurants. Some local favorites include La Locanda for Italian cuisine, Tom’s Dim Sum for Asian fusion, and the Firepoint Grill for American fare. The nearby towns of Media and West Chester offer additional dining and nightlife options, with numerous bars, breweries, and live music venues.

Newtown Square is home to several parks and nature preserves, offering ample opportunities for outdoor recreation. Ridley Creek State Park features over 2,600 acres of woodlands, meadows, and streams, with hiking trails, fishing spots, and picnic areas. The Newtown Meadow Preserve offers a peaceful retreat with walking trails and birdwatching opportunities. Newtown Square is also home to several dog-friendly parks, including Drexel Lodge Park and Greer Park.

Golf enthusiasts can enjoy several nearby courses, including the Aronimink Golf Club, which has hosted numerous PGA and USGA tournaments. Other options include the Paxon Hollow Country Club and the White Manor Country Club.

Annual Events:

  1. Newtown Square Car Show: This annual event, held in June, features classic and antique cars, live music, and food vendors.
  2. Newtown Square Day: Held each September, this community celebration includes a parade, live entertainment, crafts, and food vendors.
  3. Newtown Square Tree Lighting: This beloved holiday tradition, held in December, features caroling, hot chocolate, and a visit from Santa Claus.

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