284 FORREST ROAD, MERTZTOWN, PA 19539

284 FORREST ROAD
MERTZTOWN, PA 19539

$629,900

Beds: 5
Baths: 5
Sq. Ft.: 5,804
Type: Single Family Home
Listing #7017709
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!
Property Features
Location Information
County: BERKS
Area: Longswamp Twp (10259)
Subdivision: NONE AVAILABLE
Interior Features
Interior: Skylight(s), Cathedral/Vaulted Ceiling(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Cable TV Wired, Exposed Beams, Bay Window
Has Dining Room: yes
Has Fireplace: yes
Fireplace Description: Stone Fireplace, LR/GRFireP
Heating: Geothermal, Forced Air, Zoned
Cooling: Geothermal Pump
Basement Description: Full, Unfinished
Has Basement: yes
Exterior Features
Style: Farm House
Exterior: Exterior Lighting
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shingle Roof
Water: Well
Garage Spaces: 2
Has Pool: yes
Pool Description: In Ground Pool
Lot Description: Level Lot, Open Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard(s)
Lot Acres: 11.78
Lot Sq Ft: 513, 137
Dimensions: IRREG
Zoning: RES
Shore/Water: Stream/Creek
School
School District: Brandywine Berks
Additional Information
Type: Detached
Ownership: Fee Simple
Year Built: 1907
Tax Year: 2017
Tax Amount: 15, 654


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Seller's Representative: RE/MAX Of Reading
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