Located in Downingtown, Chester County, Downing Forge by the Brandywine is a resort-like active adult (55+) residential community in one of the Main Line's most convenient locations.
It was completed in 2003 with only 112 home-sites on lushly landscaped cul-de-sacs. Originally developed by the late Jack Loew, Downing Forge sits on the banks of the Brandywine River and borders the historic borough of Downingtown. Homes range from 1,600-3,000 square feet, all with full basements.
The stylish single homes deliver one-floor living at its best. Open floor plans, high ceilings, large windows, great natural light, fireplaces, huge walk-in closets, spacious bathrooms, convenient laundry rooms, lofts and low maintenance decks create a comfortable lifestyle. All homes have at least two bedrooms, while many have either a third bedroom or loft.
Full basements and 1 or 2 car attached garages provide all the space you'll need for your car and storage.
Downing Forge has a large clubhouse with outdoor heated pool, tennis/pickleball courts, fitness center and bocce court providing many social opportunities perfect for your active lifestyle — and entertaining family and friends.
Pets are welcome.
A perfect retirement community, a homeowners association provides a low maintenance lifestyle for over 55 active adults that's surprisingly affordable.
About the Downingtown, PA Area
In the heart of Chester County in the southwestern Main Line, this lovely suburban area is enjoying a growth phase, welcoming many new resort communities. Fine restaurants and great shopping are close-by all along and you'll enjoy convenient access to Center City.
Excellent public transportation includes Septa rail and bus lines.
There are many parks, nature areas, trails, playgrounds and tennis courts for township residents.
The Main Line's incredible array of colleges and universities including Bryn Mawr, Cabrini, Eastern, Haverford, American, St. Joseph's, Rosemont, West Chester, and Villanova, along with a lively local arts community make this an area where the possibilities for personal fulfillment are endless.
Approximate driving times:
25 minutes to King of Prussia
45 minutes to Center City
45 minutes to Philly International Airport
30 minutes to Delaware