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compared to 50% rented, while
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Welcome to this luxurious home that has it all! Drive up to the private gated driveway with a parking landing for over flow parking. Continue to the driveway into a round about in front of the home where the driveway turns into an absolutely stunning and breathtaking hardscape. The home welcomes you into a foyer. Once you enter the main floor you~ll be greeted by an array of windows taking your focus to the absolutely unbelievable views. This builder spared no expense. The architecture of this home is stunning. From the flooring to the trimming. Almost 10k sf of space to live in, entertain, or just relax! The beauty of indoor/outdoor living at its finest in this luxurious home begins with an infinity pool and hot-tub overlooking breathtaking scenic views. An outdoor entertainment system, kitchen, basketball court, horse barn, and fireplace are added bonuses in this paradise. The beautiful scenic views can be enjoyed throughout the property on the patio, master bedroom, balcony, living room, and kitchen. There~s so much more you have to come see it!! This home will not disappoint and the possibilities are endless with the amount of square footage this home has to offer. Two additional lots are available that could make the total acreage 11.92.
"The Mansion on Hampden" is a Gorgeous Estate / Bed & Breakfast (formerly an Assisted Living Facility) built in 1934 with 26,000 +/- SF. The property features 45 total rooms, including grand Living Room, Office & Dining Room on 1st floor; Approved for 8 B&B rooms(rent or personal use); Third floor staff quarters; 20 Baths; Partially finished Lower Level & Laundry Room; Elevator, 3 phase electric, Generator, Vermont Slate Roof, Patio, Covered Patio & Parking Lot on 3+ Acres!
This is a rare opportunity to own one of the newest homes built in Wyomissing proper. Built in 2008, it reflects the style of Wyomissing Architecture while affording all of the luxuries of a custom built home. At 7,835 sq. ft.,the home has 6 bedrooms, 6 full baths, and soaring 10 ft ceilings. The two-story foyer offers a dramatic entry with an impressive stairway ascending to the second level. Arched columned entries open to the formal living room and dining room with a tray ceiling and wainscoting. From the dining room you can access a gorgeous spacious kitchen that boasts cherry custom cabinets, granite counter tops, tile back splash and stainless steel Viking appliances. A cheerful breakfast nook provides a casual spot for meals along with the large center island. Off the kitchen is a tremendous family room with a stone gas fireplace and a magnificent coffered ceiling creating a marvelous area for family and friends to gather. A first floor bedroom and master bath can be used for multi-generational living. At the top of the stairway is a large second floor landing that leads to spacious bedrooms. The master bedroom is fabulous with a private sitting area and a fireplace flanked by built-in bookshelves. The master bath ensuite is stunning with marble flooring, double sink with vanity, an oversized soaking tub, and a large walk in glass shower. The walk in closet has built-in shelving and drawers along with a center dressing island completing the master suite. Four additional bedrooms are generous in size and two have private baths, while the two other bedrooms share a Jack and Jill bath. The finished lower level is perfect for a game/theatre room. This home is located within the Heart of Wyomissing and within walking distance of Wyomissing parks, West Reading Shopping/Restaurants and less than 5 minutes from Tower Health. ~
Stunning Exeter Contemporary home designed by Princeton-based architect Philetus H. Holt III! This home offers expansive glass windows throughout, stainless steel finishes, granite and wood flooring. This grand contemporary creates a dramatic and warm living environment designed specifically to bring the outside in and take advantage of the homes panoramic views. A custom-designed double entry and stainless steel stairway railing open to walls of glass surrounding the large, formal dining and living rooms with views of the nearly five landscaped acres. The chef's kitchen includes Snaidero cabinetry, marble countertops and stainless steel appliances from Gaggeneau and Sub-Zero. The family room leads to a large, wraparound deck and outdoor infinity pool as well as formalized vegetable and perennial gardens. Five bedrooms, five full baths, two half baths, including a master suite with a vaulted ceiling, wraparound windows, ample dressing room and walk-in closets. A fully finished lower level featuring an exercise room, wet bar, billiards, game area, and sauna round out this homes expansive living areas.... If you are in the market for one of the areas premier custom homes schedule your private showing today. Visit the virtual tour for additional photos.
This European style custom home is built with quality craftsmanship and is sitting at the top of Grandview Blvd enjoying majestic views! It is a one of a kind home that offers fabulous one floor living on two levels!! The main level boasts beautiful tile and hardwood flooring throughout along with arched entries and 10 ft ceilings. A gorgeous kitchen features top of the line appliances and granite counter tops with granite tile backsplash accenting the contrasting cabinets. There is a delightful breakfast room off the kitchen. The formal dining room has a tray ceiling with recessed lighting along with chair rail for special gatherings. A floor to ceiling stone gas fireplace is the focal point of the warm family room while a main level office can be used for a bonus room and is set up with efficient built ins. The main level is complete with a deluxe master bedroom en suite and another full bath and two generous sized bedrooms. With a convenient first floor laundry you don't ever have to leave the main level. But if you do, there is a full walk out lower level that has another full kitchen and a second laundry room as well more 2 more bedrooms and one and a half baths! This home is ideal for entertaining. There is a large deck off the main floor with a lovely stairway leading down to the full patio outside the lower level allowing you to enjoy the professional landscaping and phenomenal views. A two car garage and circular driveway provides plenty of parking for you and your guests. Make an appointment for your private showing today. Buyer First Right of Refusal for Adjacent Land (building lot).
Charming Hansel and Gretel home situated on 8.73 Wooded acres just minutes from I-76 Morgantown exit. Stress from a hectic day will slip away as you enter this tranquil nature setting. Winding back its private wooded lane lined with heirloom mountain laurel and rhododendron reveals a truly unique home in the most beautiful setting. Custom built from top to bottom in 2005, this stunning Parade of Homes contestant features a unique open floor plan filled with custom millwork and built-ins. Outside custom woodwork and shutters paired with stone, stucco and siding add to its charm. First floor features Brazilian teak hard wood flooring throughout, spacious award winning custom kitchen with granite counter and island, breakfast nook, living room with gas fireplace, two office spaces, den, dining room, mud room, large pantry, powder room and screened in porch with gas fireplace that overlooks the woods. Attached brick paver patio is the perfect spot for summer night dinners listening to the tree frogs and watching the fireflies. Inside, wide stair case from foyer leads to second floor with large master bedroom, his and her walk-in closets, steam shower and tub with TV. Two bedrooms share a full bath. Second floor laundry room makes laundry day easy. Full custom closet adds extra storage to walk out attic. Back down to the lowest floor features walk out finished basement with full bath. Large storage area with easy access to the furnace finishes off the space. Outside two garages offer more than enough storage. First custom built garage features three bays, attic storage and indoor basketball net. Second two bay garage houses maintenance equipment. Further down the wooded drive is a quaint cottage with attached garage that makes a perfect in-law quarters or rental property. Home features full kitchen, laundry, large bedroom, living room, sun room and bath that features a walk-in tub. This home is a hidden gem.
Old World Grandeur on Wyomissing Boulevard. This stately home features over 5,600 square feet, 6 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, and 2 half baths. Painstakingly remodeled and updated throughout while maintaining the original character of the home. Upon entering you are welcomed into the spacious vestibule featuring custom leaded glass windows which lead into the center foyer. The dramatic central staircase opens up to the third floor creating a bright and airy entrance. Character abounds in the formal living room featuring solid pocket doors, wood burning fireplace, and original diamond lattice French doors. Family room showcases floor to ceiling built-in bookshelves and bay windows with cushioned seating. Spacious eat-in kitchen has been designed for hosting, allowing ample space for good flow. Recessed lighting highlights the natural maple cabinetry, oversized granite island with prep sink, new five burner gas range, stainless steel refrigerator and dishwasher complete the well appointed kitchen. Service staircase and full bathroom with outside pool access are located off the kitchen. Heading up the main stairs to the second floor you will find a built in baby gate with a secret latch. The elegant master suite is well equipped with a large bathroom, walk-in closet, and laundry room with abundant storage. Located off the master suite is a cute bedroom with a bay window overlooking the tree lined boulevard. The bright third bedroom features a large walk-in closet. Large fourth bedroom on this level leads to a sleeping porch that was used on hot summer nights prior to central air conditioning. Main bathroom is a show stopper, with the original subway tile highlighted by the claw foot tub. This bathroom also features a commissioned stained glass window once featured in Restoration Hardware~s catalogue. Up to the third floor you will find two large bedrooms and a shared half bath. Moving to the basement you will find the perfect space to entertain guests with a pool table, built in bar, half bath and plenty of space for storage. Stepping outside you will find a cabana surrounded by mature landscaping overlooking an in ground pool. Call to set up your private showing!
Welcome to Turtle Creek Farm. The original German stone farmhouse has been restored to feature a unique charm and special architectural touches throughout plus addition built on. The view from the front porch overlooks the Tulpehocken Creek. Privacy is provided by the 25+ acres surrounding this fabulous property which is complete with history and has been featured in local publications. On the first floor you will find the master bedroom with gas fireplace and master bath, grand living room, formal dining room, gorgeous updated kitchen with island, laundry room and half bath. There are 3 additional bedrooms on second floor with beautiful closets and 2 full baths. The third floor is finished to provide large family room with exposed brick and beams, built-ins and half bath. Sit outside to enjoy the peace and quiet on your choice of covered front and back porches or large paver patio. There is a two bay detached garage that has heated workshop area and carport. The acreage is mostly wooded but there is open areas for yard and gardens. Secluded but close to Route 183 and conveniences. Improvements include wood stove, updated kitchen, MBR flooring, paver patio, carport, upstairs bath and flooring, replaced windows, central air, updated electric and more. Words cannot fully describe all this property has to offer. Be sure to view the photos and video.
Welcome to your private retreat. A tree-lined driveway beckons you onto this 10.28 acre property boasting a 2-story bank barn with 10 horse stalls, plenty of storage and gentle pastures. The 3,700+ sf stone home was built in 1848 and features 5 BR, 3. 5 BA, updated kitchen, luxury bath remodel has heated floors and tub, hardwood floors, 3 fireplaces including one in the Master suite, composite slate roof, central air, 2-car attached garage with electric car charger, and 3-car detached garage. The composite screened porch and flagstone patio overlook the spring house, pond, salt-water pool, and tennis court. Located in Cumru Twp, Berks County, this farmette is just minutes off Rt 222 and an easy commute to Reading, NY, Philly, Hershey, and Lancaster.
Spectacular private yet convenient property in Exeter Township. Situated on a beautiful 10 acre wooded site. All brick home with numerous upgrades. First floor has front formal entrance plus a mud room entrance. Large living room, dining room, den, large family room with brick walled fireplace and sliders to a huge patio. There is a large gourmet kitchen with all appliances. The second level has 5 bedrooms and 3 full baths, Master suite has builtins plus a very convenient dressing room. The lower level is suitable for many uses and a great family area. Built in bar with beer tap and ice maker large rooms for numerous uses plus a full bath. There is also large areas for storage. The exterior offers beautiful woods with walking paths. Steps down from the large patio is a 40,000 gal plus salt water pool (concrete with new tiles) completely fenced. For the collector there is a large (32x24) garage/shed. For colder weather there is an outdoor wood heater that heats the house. Don't miss this unique property. Light on family room fireplace and den lighting does not remain.
New Construction in Exeter Schools! To be built 3800 sq ft customizable home on over 7 acres private wooded site. This model has 4 bedrooms and 3 and a half bathrooms. Boasts first floor master bedroom suite and three car garage! Entering the home you will notice the open concept living that this home allows. Walking through the foyer, to your right is a study (could be a home office), to your left is the large dining room and straight ahead is the HUGE two-story great room with fireplace! The great room is open to the kitchen and breakfast room! The breakfast room features a sliding glass door with a view of your private 7 acre retreat. The kitchen has a double bowl sink, a Cadillac island that can fit 8 barstools and plenty of counter and cabinet space! It also has a large walk in pantry! Walking past the kitchen is a mud room with inside access for the 3-car garage. To the right of the two-story great room is a half bathroom and laundry room. Continue through the hallway and enter into spacious master bedroom with a tray ceiling. The master bathroom has a dual vanity and a walk in shower! Don't forget the HUGE walk in closet. Up the stairs to the second floor notice the balcony overlooking the family room. There are three spacious bedrooms all with large walk in closets. The second full bathroom has access from the hallway and the second bedroom. The third full bathroom connects the third and fourth bedroom. Great curb appeal with covered front porch on the front of the home and stone facade. Call for more information about construction specifications, upgrade, and other options.
Follow the lane to the top of the hill and you will find this 3218 sq. ft. Brick home and large barn sitting among the trees. Two parcels of land totaling 13.94 acres. Enter the center hall and to your right you will find a huge eat-in Kitchen with a center island with pendant lights and indirect lighting. Enough space to accommodate a table for 12. Adjoining the Kitchen is a large dining room with cathedral ceiling, Herring Bone Ash Flooring and a fireplace with an Ash Mantle. To the back of the Kitchen is a Mud Room with storage, a Powder Room and Laundry room, Maple Cabinets and S/S sink, and lots of lovely tile. These rooms have heated Travertine floors. On the left side of the home is a huge living room.. Here you will find a Travertine Fireplace with a Black Walnut Mantle and built-in Book Shelves and Plaster Crown Moldings. The Kitchen and Living rooms have wide plank flooring. Go up the beautiful staircase to the 3rd floor and you will find 2 nice sized bedrooms. One has a walk-in closet and wood flooring with custom corners. The bedroom across the hall has built-ins. On the 2nd floor you will find the Master Bedroom with a Fireplace, Walk-in Closet and a bath with Travertine walls and heated Travertine Flooring. Glass Counters and back splash with lovely handmade Italian Tile. Across the hall you will find 2 more bedrooms. One of them has plenty of Cabinets built by Plain & Fancy Cabinet Makers. There is also a hall bath of Marble and Glass with Heated flooring. In the basement there is a very large Recreation Room with a tile Wet Bar. On the other side is a utility room and loads of storage area. Also a water softener and a reverse osmosis system. Across the front of the home is a screened in porch with a clay tile floor. At the Mud Door there is a nice sized patio, perfect to just sit and relax on a lovely summer's eve and enjoy your lovely surroundings. There is a Barn with 11 foot Bay Doors, 3/4 inch slid oak flooring is on some of the walls. Insulated and 200 amp service. Heavy rubber flooring. The 3rd floor could be used for more storage. A wood shop and plenty of Cabinetry. 3 Bay Doors on the 2nd floor and 3 Bay Doors on the bottom floor. Oil Burner and hot water. Outside you will find Slate Pillars and Walls. A diesel Fuel Tank. A large wood shed. The home has two air handlers. Plenty of space for all your activities. A great home for entertaining both inside and out. All this and much more located in the desired Wilson School District and a popular location. At the entrance of the driveway you will see Soil Socks from excavation work that was done and they will be removed when 75% of the grass has grown back. Contingent upon sellers finding a home of their choice. THIS IS NOT A DRIVE-BY, as there are large dogs on the property.
Absolute gorgeous, quality-built home with attached in-law suite and quality upgrades nestled in lovely Angelica Woods. Welcome to this stunning brick home that has plenty of space for your large, extended family and guests. Walk through your front door and be greeted by a beautiful foyer featuring wainscoting and marble flooring. You will love cooking in your kitchen featuring tons of cherry cabinetry, granite countertops, cook top, wall oven and wall microwave and the custom refrigerator matches cabinets. The center island adds extra seating and space to prepare meals. Convenient eating area situated off the kitchen is accented by hanging tiffany style fixture. French doors off the eating area takes you to your 3-season room. This room is surrounded by windows and mini split keeps temperature comfortable year-round. Host gatherings with family and friends in your formal dining room complimented by double French doors, wainscoting, and candle chandelier adding a unique touch. Brick, gas fireplaces are present in both sun room and formal living room. Fantastic in-law suite on main floor is spacious and convenient and has its own separate entrance. The full kitchen with a view of the patio, lovely living area with fireplace, bedroom features built-in shelving and full bath with walk-in tile shower and double sink vanity will make your loved one feel comfortable. Main floor laundry is convenient and has lots of cabinets and cubicles to keep everything in its place. After a long day, unwind in your master bedroom. Your master bath features granite top vanity with double sinks and a walk-in shower with glass doors and recessed lighting. Three more bedrooms and another full bath with double sink vanity gives keeps everyone moving in the morning. Second level also includes a guest suite featuring a sitting area, another bedroom and full bath giving your guests enough room to feel comfortable. The attic space is spacious and makes a great play room for the little ones. Finished basement features extensive cabinetry and granite countertops in crafting area and wet bar. The gym area is super convenient or utilized this room for extra storage. Majority of the flooring in this home features gleaming hardwood and the muted colors make decorating easier. You will be impressed by the extensive, mature landscaping and hardscaping that complement the home. Relax by the in-ground pool surrounded by paver stones and tons of patio space for your lounge furniture. Enjoy the firepit on a cool summer night or the gazebo will provide extra shade. 3-car attached garage keeps your vehicles safe from bad weather. This home is secluded with a backdrop of trees making it a perfect home for you!
Custom Built home with incredible views from sunrise to sunset. Its set up to entertain a lot of people. Two master suites, 5 total bedrooms & 5 bathrooms. Inground heated pool.2 car garage with additional 10 car parking. 44 handled cherry kitchen and front/back 2nd floor decks to sit out on. They spent over 40K on fixes. Brand new roof, replaced some custom windows and redid some brick work.
This Spectacular Wyomissing Split will surpass your expectations on every floor. Beautifully upgraded, walls have been removed to create a fantastic great room with hard wood floors and fireplace. The Custom Gourmet Kitchen includes a huge Island, Granite Tops, Stainless Appliances, Commercial Grade Cooktop and Storage Galore! A wall of windows opens to a 32x12~ Deck for perfect outdoor living. Upstairs are Three Bedrooms, the Master includes a Walk-in Closet and Luxury Tile Bath with Tub and Corner Shower. Sliders to a Private Deck is perfect for evening relaxing! The Family Room sits five steps below the Great Room and is Huge with a Fireplace, Built-ins and Sliders to yet another Deck that is Semi-enclosed to keep the weather out! The Lower Level includes the Fourth Bedroom and another Rec/Movie Room and Half Bath. The Yard is Fenced and there is an Elevator for Handicap Access. Enjoy 900 Sq Ft of gorgeous outdoor living on three connected Maintenance free Decks. This is truly a One-of-a Kind Home!
Beautiful! Historic one of a kind turn of the century Victorian! Built by and for Thomas R. Merritt of Merritt Lumber, who along with four partners formed the Reading Suburban Real Estate Co. and purchased 600 acres and named the new development Wyomissing! An architectural gem, the house was constructed with stone, brick, cedar shake, cedar boards and stucco on a large lot which happens to be at the highest elevation in Old Wyomissing. Just off of Wyomissing Blvd., the 1200 block of Dauphin Ave. boasts larger lots, unique and differing architecture and beautifully maintained and updated homes. A true neighborhood! Walk up the stairs through the pillars to the raised, inviting wrap-a-around porch and porch swing. The first floor living room boasts hardwood floors, 10 foot ceilings, incredible woodwork from Merritt's mills and an ornate and very functional wood burning fireplace and mantle. Just installed, a new stainless steel liner. French doors in the dining room open to the covered porch. Pocket doors with divided glass and original polished brass hardware open into the gracious family room. The modern cherry kitchen with granite countertops and peninsula includes newer appliances including a brand new Bosch dishwasher. An original butlers panty, spacious breakfast area and first-floor laundry room combine all the modern conveniences with the charm of a bygone era. Natural light adorns the home as 42 enormous windows, with storm windows and screens, allow for a lovely light and a cool breeze. The second floor landing with a leaded glass window and curved railing leads to 4 bedrooms and two full baths. Both bathrooms have been remodeled recently. One includes a granite double bowl vanity and walk in glass shower. The other includes an original claw foot cast iron tub and pedestal sink. The third floor has been converted into a huge game room with wood floors, dormers, room for a pool table and a TV area. This room could easily be converted back to two large bedrooms! Also, on the third floor is full bath with shower stall and steam bath, large corner jetted tub, and convenient mini fridge. To the rear of the home is a sunroom, brick patio and level playing field. A large driveway beneath the canopy of Japanese Maples and Flowering Magnolias leads to the oversized two car garage with a basketball hoop! Mechanically sound with brand new 50 year shingle roof, 5 year old high efficiency gas furnace, central air, and a totally updated electric service and wiring. For 2018 gas-$2573 water/sewer $ 772 and electricity $3348! Enjoy the low taxes $8263!! The basement is in good condition and includes cement floors, high ceilings and a bilco door to the rear yard. The basement is dry! There is also attic storage. Located in the heart of Wyomissing , within walking or biking distance to the parks, schools, library, museum, creek, trails, pool, playground, shopping, dining and all of the amenities of the West Reading corridor. Within the award winning and Pennsylvania ranked Wyomissing Area School District! A wonderful family home! Own a piece of history which can never be duplicated!
This handsome Colonial Revival home sits on 3.48 acres of land in the North Tulpehocken Area/Schuylkill Valley School District and is nearly 8,000 sq. ft. in size. It has been said to be the finest example of its style in Berks County. Built in 1925, it features the latest in style for the period. With a more open floor plan than earlier Colonial designs, it is an easy home to move about in. The main floor does not lack the fine elements of the Colonial period. There is plenty of woodwork to go around, such as chair rails, custom trim work, and crown moldings. Hardwood floors abound throughout this home. Many people have called attention to the beauty of the main stairway leading to the 2nd floor. Large windows keep the home light and bright. Entering through the front door brings you into a large gathering room.It extends the full depth of the home, where there are French doors leading to one of the several patios. To the right, you~ll find an ample den/library with fireplace. Beyond that, there is a large living room which is also the full depth of the home. Again, there are French doors- these leading to a sunroom with large glass sliding doors. This side of the home also contains the main open staircase, a powder room, and a small butler~s pantry. Now, going to the left of center, we find an elegant and spacious dining room with 2 ~shell top~ display niches. You could seat lots of family and friends here. Moving on, we find a sizable breakfast room with lots of windows and French doors that lead to patios and the sizable in-ground swimming pool. At this end of the home, you~ll find a sizable butler~s pantry with lots of storage. There is a kitchen and a large laundry area, along with more closets, cabinets, and drawers. Here you~ll find the stairs to the basement and an extra set of stairs to the 2nd and 3rd floors. Now, onto the 2nd floor. At the top of the main stairs, we turn right and go to the 1st master sized bedroom. This also extends the depth of the house and has a door to access the flat roof. Off of this room, is a full bathroom and a separate dressing room with lots of cupboards, drawers, and closets. Next, you~ll find another nice sized bedroom and a Jack and Jill bathroom leading to still another bedroom of nice size. The last bedroom on the floor is master size and is paneled in pickwick pine. It also includes a full bathroom. It~s a handsome room which most recently was used as an office. As we walk down the hall, there is a cedar closet, a closet with drawers and cabinets, a large linen closet, and a cleaning closet with a fancy slop-sink. By now you~ve noticed the handsome arch top doors at either end of the hall. Now, to the 3rd floor. Here are 3 more reasonably sized bedrooms, a full bathroom, and a wall long closet. There is also access to the roof. The basement is full height and quite usable. It consists of 5 rooms. The most interesting is the ~bomb shelter~ or safe room. This is a solid concrete space with a bank vault style door, dressing rooms, bathroom, and a generator. Two smaller rooms were used as craft rooms. The basement also has its own door to the outside. The exterior has its own points of interest, beginning with the circular driveway. There is ample parking and a 3-car garage. There is a good sized fenced in swimming pool, a reflecting pool, and a lawn that extends to the Berkshire Country Club Golf Course. The property is well shielded by mature trees on both sides, so you~ll have lots of privacy and play space. Now, as for that acreage. The 3.48 acre property consists of lot 10 and 12 of the original Greenfields subdivision. The house sits on lot 10 (1.58 aces). The vacant lot, lot 12 (1.87 aces), can be purchased separately (approval pending). The house and property need a good amount of repair (plaster repair, MEP work, radiators, etc.), and some fresh ideas. Schedule your showing today, and imagine the possibilities of making this house a grand home once again.~
This handsome Colonial Revival home sits on 1.58 acres of land in the North Tulpehocken Area/Schuylkill Valley School District and is nearly 8,000 sq. ft. in size. It has been said to be the finest example of its style in Berks County. Built in 1925, it features the latest in style for the period. With a more open floor plan than earlier Colonial designs, it is an easy home to move about in. The main floor does not lack the fine elements of the Colonial period. There is plenty of woodwork to go around, such as chair rails, custom trim work, and crown moldings. Hardwood floors abound throughout this home. Many people have called attention to the beauty of the main stairway leading to the 2nd floor. Large windows keep the home light and bright. Entering through the front door brings you into a large gathering room. It extends the full depth of the home, where there are French doors leading to one of the several patios. To the right, you~ll find an ample den/library with fireplace. Beyond that, there is a large living room which is also the full depth of the home. Again, there are French doors- these leading to a sunroom with large glass sliding doors. This side of the home also contains the main open staircase, a powder room, and a small butler~s pantry. Now, going to the left of center, we find an elegant and spacious dining room with 2 ~shell top~ display niches. You could seat lots of family and friends here. Moving on, we find a sizable breakfast room with lots of windows and French doors that lead to patios and the sizable in-ground swimming pool. At this end of the home, you~ll find a sizable butler~s pantry with lots of storage. There is a kitchen and a large laundry area, along with more closets, cabinets, and drawers. Here you~ll find the stairs to the basement and an extra set of stairs to the 2nd and 3rd floors. Now, onto the 2nd floor. At the top of the main stairs, we turn right and go to the 1st master sized bedroom. This also extends the depth of the house and has a door to access the flat roof. Off of this room, is a full bathroom and a separate dressing room with lots of cupboards, drawers, and closets. Next, you~ll find another nice sized bedroom and a Jack and Jill bathroom leading to still another bedroom of nice size. The last bedroom on the floor is master size and is paneled in pickwick pine. It also includes a full bathroom. It~s a handsome room which most recently was used as an office. As we walk down the hall, there is a cedar closet, a closet with drawers and cabinets, a large linen closet, and a cleaning closet with a fancy slop-sink. By now you~ve noticed the handsome arch top doors at either end of the hall. Now, to the 3rd floor. Here are 3 more reasonably sized bedrooms, a full bathroom, and a wall long closet. There is also access to the roof. The basement is full height and quite usable. It consists of 5 rooms. The most interesting is the ~bomb shelter~ or safe room. This is a solid concrete space with a bank vault style door, dressing rooms, bathroom, and a generator. Two smaller rooms were used as craft rooms. The basement also has its own door to the outside. The exterior has its own points of interest, beginning with the circular driveway. There is ample parking and a 3-car garage. There is a good sized fenced in swimming pool, a reflecting pool, and a lawn that extends to the Berkshire Country Club Golf Course. The property is well shielded by mature trees on both sides, so you~ll have lots of privacy and play space. Now, as for that acreage. The house sits on lot 10 (1.58 aces) but could also be purchased with the vacant lot, lot 12 (1.87 aces), featuring a total of 3.48 acres. See house & lot: ML#PABK343096 See just lot: ML#PABK343200 The house and property need a good amount of repair (plaster repair, MEP work, radiators, etc.), and some fresh ideas. Schedule your showing today, and imagine the possibilities of making this house a grand home once again.
Convenient Spring Twp. location in The Oaks. Close to everything, but very private / over 3100 sq. ft plus finished basement. Unique rooftop deck from master bedroom suite. Inground pool with large patio. Attached 2 car garage plus 48x56 detached garage with storage that can house 12 cars. You will not find another home like his one! Additional parcel tax id # 80-4385-07-68-1086 included with property - 5.35 acres / tax total $697 / assessment total $18,700. *Pool water has been photo shopped to enhance visual aspect.
Welcome home to this beautiful 5 acre estate in a park like setting. You could never recreate this home for this price.....Nestled in a private community it is only a few short minutes from Ledge Rock Country Club and within easy access to the Pennsylvania turnpike and Philadelphia. You'll find this once in a lifetime custom estate encompassing 5 acres in Cumru Township. Stepping inside you will find this beautiful home graced with natural light, three large fireplaces and grand rooms featuring soaring ceilings of over 30 feet in height. Each bedroom is its own master suite with large ensuite bathrooms. The master retreat wing built to be very private for the most discerning home owner. The en-suite bath has an amazing soaking tub with view of the rear gardens. The master suite also has a beautiful fireplace to create wonderful ambiance during the winter months. It has its own patio that over looks the pool area. You will love the spaciousness this suite provides. New meets old with this contemporary yet traditional home that was built to entertain for family and friends. You are going to love the custom pool area complete with a built in spa. This is extremely private setting perfect for entertaining your guests. The pool area overlooks the lighted tennis court. The basement is fully finished with a wonderful bar area with access to the pool patio. Heat and A/C systems are only a few years old. Garage space for 4 cars. Beautiful gardens! Don~t miss your chance to own this amazing home!
This elegant and stately manor is one of Muhlenberg Park's finest and most historic homes. Many of the original architectural and decorative finishes are still present including custom painted murals, incredible hardwood flooring and woodworking, an operational service elevator and so much more. This is blended with the well thought out updates including a high-end custom kitchen, remodeled bathrooms, a new high-efficiency heating system, slate and copper roofing and new windows throughout most of the home. This 5 bed, 4.5 bath home also features a 2000 sq. ft. carriage house located on the 1.27 acres. This is the home that a lot of people have been looking for and really is a special property.
Wyomissing~s French Normandy-Just steps from Happy Hollow Playground on a corner lot in beautiful Wyomissing, sits a pleasantly deceptive 5 BR, 4.5 BA home with surrounding stone wall and flagstone walkway leading to an enchanting, oversized front entry. Inside, the open foyer welcomes you with cherry wainscot walls, decorative wrought iron elements, and soft sconce lighting. -Random-width hardwood flooring flows throughout the main level to the living room, richly adorned by raised panel cherry walls and a spellbinding brick fireplace with hearth surrounded by decorative woodworking. French doors lead to the versatile sunroom with distinct flagstone flooring and tall surrounding windows. Through to the dining room, an arched alcove frames a front picture window and a triple, side window overlooks the rose bush garden and a patio.-The sprawling, sun-drenched kitchen is the hub of the home, enjoying a center island with seating, vaulted breakfast room, built-in desk with cork board, and sitting nook or dinette. Listen to your favorite tunes through built-in speakers as you cook with Jenn-Air appliances, double stainless steel sink, and abundant countertop space with suspended glass-front cabinetry. And enjoy views of the lush landscaping as you imagine all the outdoor entertaining possibilities for the oversized lot.-Enter the wonderfully alluring family room from two different entries to find exposed brick walls and a 33~ dome ceiling, featuring exposed beams and illuminated by strategic lighting. Tall windows highlight the custom-made entertainment center and mahogany L-shaped dry bar with granite countertop and glass display shelves. -The Master bedroom enjoys a full dressing room and fully-tiled bathroom with two separate Corian vanities, Whirlpool tub and retractable glass shower, both accented by gold features. Three additional bedrooms on the 2nd level share two full baths, while the finished 3rd level presents an opportunity for a 5th bedroom or recreation area with full bath and walk-in storage.
Perfectly Located Lawn & Garden Show Home -Nestled amongst a mature tree setting just a few blocks from the high school, pool, and park system, a flagstone walkway leads up to an artistically landscaped arbor before finding the inviting, covered front entry of this one-of-a-kind home. -Upon entering, a formal foyer with open staircase is situated between the spacious, formal dining room embellished with intricate woodwork, and the impressive, front-to-back living room, enjoying an ornate gas fireplace and natural light from five large windows. -The newly renovated, two-toned kitchen is a chef~s dream with granite countertops and center island, tumble stone backsplashes, designer faucet, and strong appliances, all serving the bright, breakfast area with bay window views of the backyard. -A statement-making, full wall stone fireplace in the attached family room spotlights the entire open concept with beamed ceiling and flowing hardwood floors throughout. Soak up a little more sunshine as you pass through the double glass doors to the sunroom with all wood walls, skylights, tile floor, and surrounding views of the lush backyard.-A newly remodeled, spacious master bedroom and bath are the perfect nightly retreat with an enormous walk-in, tile shower with bench, designer tub, and his & her walk-in closets. The second floor also features two additional bedrooms and a newly remodeled granite and tile bath.
Exceptional and Exquisite Berks Homes built, single family home, in the Exeter Golf Club Estate East subdivision, of Exeter Township, in the ever popular Exeter Township School District. This home has been professionally and tastefully customized inside, from the beautiful hardwood floors throughout the first floor and the coffered ceiling in the family room, to the guest suite with adjoining den on the main level, and the expanded Master Suite with custom built tile shower on the upper level. This home boasts over 3600 square feet of above grade living space, with an additional 1200 square feet of lower level, day light living space on the lower level, with three defined recreation areas, a full bath, and sliding glass doors out to the rear yard. The kitchen is an absolute show stopper, with hardwood floors, granite counter tops, center Island, 2 sided bar open to the kitchen and the morning room, plenty of room for an eating table, and open to the family room with gas fireplace, and sliders to the rear Trex deck. The main level also features a huge, open dining room, home office/study with palladium style window, and private main level guest suite with Den, Shiplap accent wall, built in cabinetry, and adjoining guest bedroom with full private bath. The master suite is located on the upper level, with great lines and vaulted ceilings, has a custom built, 2 person, tile shower with glass door, double vanity, and a massive walk in closet. There is also a princess suite on the upper level, with its own private full bath, and the two additional upper level bedrooms, are a very nice size, and both share the family bath. This home is situated on 2.34 private acres, that backs to the woods, and is at the top of the cul de sac. The owners also purchased the build-able lot to the right, for additional privacy and recreation, and can be purchased along with the home and its current 2.34 acres.