The historically prominent c.1714 Pennsbury Inn is a Brandywine Valley Bed and Breakfast inn." " In the heart of the Brandywine Valley, this bed and breakfast offers exceptional accommodations for your trip to Pennsylvania." The Pennsbury Inn is situated on eight acres of sculptured grounds bordered by woodland trails, offering privacy for special events such as wedding receptions, anniversary dinners, bridal showers, corporate and business meetings and catered parties."This Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania Bed and Breakfast is only minutes from Delaware and the city of Philadelphia."
On acreage purchased from Wm. Penn's Commissioners in the 17th Century, Pennsbury Inn's original dwelling house, erected in 1714 of Brandywine Blue Granite rubble stone, was enlarged mid-century by a stone addition of surpassing proportions with the front facade clad in hand-molded Flemish Bond brick. A 19th Century clapboard extension housed both coachman quarters and beehive bake oven. A 20th Century addition contains a garden view dining area.
This Chadds Ford PA Bed and Breakfast Inn proudly presents a blend of colonial heritage and country elegance. It is also listed in the National Register of Historic Places.
There are many things to do and see within the immediate vicinity of the inn (5-10 minutes drive) including the:
Brandywine River Museum - Wyeth art, Brandywine Nature walk, etc.;
Winterthur Museum, Gardens & Library - An American Country Estate; antiques and gardens.
Longwood Gardens - the world's premiere "all-season" garden;
Nemours Mansion & Gardens - the former estate of Alfred I. du Pont ;
Delaware Art Museum - Pre-Raphaelites, American Illustration;
Hagley Museum - the site of the original du Pont Company gunpowder mills;
Baldwins Book Barn - thousands of rare and old books, maps and prints;
If you enjoy antiquing, there are dozens of antique shops in the Brandywine Valley! The Amish farmlands, and their horse and buggy way of life, is within a 40 minute scenic drive. Approximately 50 minutes away, along the Main Line, you'll find the Barnes Foundation (a stunning collection of art). And for the sports enthusiast, we are located minutes from excellent horseback riding, canoeing and golf.