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284 Forrest Road MERTZTOWN, PA 19539BERKS-PA County

  • 5 beds
  • 5 baths
  • 5,804 sqft
  • ~12 acre lot
  • $108 per sqft
  • 1907 build

Welcome to Toad Hall...an enchanting property at the end of a long private road set on 11.8 acres tucked in an old growth forest with hiking trails and a creek with several cascades along deer and garden paths. History buffs will love discovering the ruins of a 1700's Huguenot redoubt and probable Native American midden mounds. Newly constructed 18 ton wooden bridge with lantern light posts, a 2-story 20'x30' pole barn with electricity, 10'x20' horse barn, plus 2-car detached garage and additional parking areas. 25'x8' stone veranda, stone deck around new in-ground 35,000 gal. pool with spa and multi-color, programmable LED light system. Clean and green tax savings in place! Nearby private and public airports for small aircraft. Space for heliport on the property. Nearby express transportation to Philly and New York! Grand Addition to 1800s Stone Farmhouse...5,804 square feet of old world charm and French country elegance! Grand foyer presenting oak staircase with minstrel's gallery, old reclaimed random width oak floors through most of house, solid wood doors, two claw foot tubs remain, hand-made stained glass French doors, many decorative sconce lights, sunlit art studio/office, in-law residence offers ramp access, kitchen, living room, bed and bath. Open design between great room featuring stone fireplace, oak & quartz chef's kitchen and solarium style breakfast room with walk-out to screened porch! Airy & Artistic upper level hall/balcony, 4 en suite bedrooms with vessel sinks. Master bedroom and bath floating in the tree tops surrounded by window views and French doors to large sunning deck. Tile surround jetted tub, tile counters with unique vessel sink, pocket door to lavatory and walk-in closet. Convenient laundry hookup on same level! Schedule a Private Showing

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Property details for 284 Forrest Road

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The Building

Year Built:
1907
New Construction:
No
Construction Materials:
Stucco, Stone
Architectural Style:
Farmhouse/National Folk
Roof:
Pitched, Shingle
Levels:
2
Basement:
Yes
Basement Type:
Full, Unfinished
Entry Location:
Foyer
Window Features
Bay/Bow
Accessibility Features:
Mobility Improvements

Interior

Interior Features:
Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Butlers Pantry, Skylight(s), CeilngFan(s), Exposed Beams, Breakfast Area
Flooring Type:
Wood, Fully Carpeted, Vinyl, Tile/Brick
Appliances:
Oven - Wall, Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Refrigerator
Laundry Type:
Upper Floor
Room List:
Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, In-Law/auPair/Suite, Other, Office
Room Count:
11
Living Area SQFT:
5,804 Sqft
Fireplace:
Yes
Fireplaces:
1
Fireplace Features:
Stone
Wall & Ceilings:
Cathedral Ceilings

Financial & Terms

Possession:
Negotiable
Total Taxes Pymnt Freq:
Annually

Location

City:
MERTZTOWN
County:
BERKS-PA
Latitude:
40.48120183
Longitude:
-75.71519981
Location Type:
Creek

The Property

Property Condition:
Average+
Exterior Features:
Exterior Lighting
Year Built Source:
Estimated
Waterfront:
No
Lot Size Acres:
11.78
Lot Features:
Irregular, Level, Open, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Lot SQFT:
513,137 Sqft
Lot Size Dimensions:
IRREG
Structure Type:
Detached
Other Structures:
Above Grade, Barn/Farm Building
Property Attached:
No
Outdoor Living Structures:
Deck(s), Patio(s), Balcony
Zoning:
RES
Land Use Code:
801
Water View:
No
Navigable Water:
No
Water Body Type:
Creek
Water Oriented:
Yes

Listing Agent

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Taxes

Tax Year:
2018
Tax Annual Amount:
$15,923
Tax Lot:
8126
Tax Assessed Value:
$362,300
Tax ID Number:
59-5462-00-74-8126

Beds

Bedrooms:
5

Baths

Bathrooms Total Count:
5
Full Bathrooms:
5
Full Bathrooms Main Level:
1
Bathrooms Main Level:
1.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level:
4.0
Bathrooms Full Upper Level:
4

Heating & Cooling

Cooling Type:
Geothermal
Central Air:
No
Heating:
Yes
Heating Fuel:
Geo-thermal
Heating Type:
Geothermal, Forced Air, Zoned

Utilities

Utilities:
Cable TV
Sewer Septic:
On Site Septic
Electric Service:
200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers
Hot Water:
Electric
Water Source
Well
Cooling:
Yes

Schools

School District Name:
Brandywine Heights Area

The Community

Subdivision Name:
None Available
HOA:
No
Condo/Coop Association:
No
Senior Community:
No
Pool:
Yes - Personal
Access To Pool:
Yes
Pool Features:
In Ground

Parking

Garage:
Yes
Garage Spaces:
2.00
Open Parking Spaces:
3.00
Type of Parking:
Driveway, Detached Garage
# of Detached Garage Spaces:
2
Total Garage and Parking Spaces:
5

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Sale history for 284 Forrest Road

DateEventPrice% ChangeSource
Nov 18, 2017Listed / Active$629,900BRIGHT

Schools near 284 Forrest Road

7

Brandywine Heights Middle School

Public 6-8

5

Brandywine Heights Elementary School

Public K-3

5

Brandywine Heights High School

Public 9-12

5

Brandywine Heights Elementary School

Public K-3

6

Brandywine Intermediate School

Public 4-5

N/A

Gateway Christian School

Private K-12

N/A

Lighthouse Christian Academy

Private K-12

4

Kutztown Elementary School

Public K-5

5

Fleetwood Middle School

Public 5-8

7

Brandywine Heights Middle School

Public 6-8

N/A

Gateway Christian School

Private K-12

N/A

Lighthouse Christian Academy

Private K-12

5

Kutztown Area Middle School

Public 6-8

5

Fleetwood Middle School

Public 5-8

5

Brandywine Heights High School

Public 9-12

N/A

Gateway Christian School

Private K-12

N/A

Lighthouse Christian Academy

Private K-12

7

Kutztown Area Senior High School

Public 9-12

N/A

Gateway Christian School

Private K-12

N/A

Lighthouse Christian Academy

Private K-12

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The details on 284 Forrest Road: This house located in PA 19539 is currently for sale for $629,900. 284 Forrest Road is a 5,804 square foot house with 5 beds and 5 baths. This house is in the attendance area of Brandywine Heights Middle School, Brandywine Heights Elementary School, and Brandywine Heights High School.

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