If you've ever strolled along the sidewalks of Old Mooreland, nestled away in Carlilse PA, then you know just how charming and highly desired this well-manicured neighborhood is. This stately federal style adorned brick withÂ black ash mortar home, erected in 1932, is one of the town's outstanding examples of Federal architecture and it will absolutely capture your attention. The homeâ€™s premiere location is just steps away from the Penn State Dickinson Law College, Dickinson College, Thornwald Park and downtown area. You will be pleasantly surprised to discover the treasure of unexpected touches and amenities that this home has to offer. Through the front door, you'll be greeted by a grand expansive foyer, complete with original, intact, classic design elements, such as, columns, thick moldings, barrel ceiling, and hardwood floors. A rare hand carved Robert Wellford AmericanÂ Mantel featuring a pictorial panel of the Battle of Lake Erie, circa 1815, prominently resides in the Living Room. The formal dining room has twin built-in China cabinets nestled in the corners, built-in bench seating, and French doors; the butler pantry features a drop panel ceiling and lavish built-ins; and the kitchen boasts old-world hand-hewn beams and ceramic tile counter tops, back splash and floor, as well as an adjoining nook area. There is also a warm den with built-in cabinets and bookshelves, a roomy enclosed sun room and powder room on the first floor. Your eyes will be drawn to the many rooms in the house that have also been infused with original rich wood details, such as wainscoting, patina tongue & groove wood paneling, and crown molding,Â lead stained glass windows and transoms, thick plaster walls, AntiqueÂ Cast Iron White Porcelain tubs and sinks, subway tiles, and high ceilings. The second-floor hosts more unexpected features, along with the upstairs warm and welcoming foyer area with columns, two full bathrooms, and four spacious bedrooms. A balcony that overlooks the backyard is easily accessible from the master bedroom. The walk-up finished 3rd floor attic area could serve as an expansive 5th bedroom, playroom, or office. It also has two ample walk-in storage rooms. The partially finished stone basement area affords a huge family room, full-sized laundry room with a sink and shelving, separate utility rooms, root cellar, numerous built-in storage areas, and an outside access to the back yard. Youâ€™ll love entertaining guests and relaxing in your own backyard oasis. The private fenced-in rear yard features a newly renovated 16â€™x32â€™ 10-foot in-ground concrete Sylvan pool, fish pond, detached over-sized 2-car garage, adjoining pool house with full bath and kitchen sink, professional landscaping, hardscaping, pergola, and the original wooden trellis. This unique property is designed for living indoors and out. The prominence of this offering adds to its desirability for buyers, especially those looking to own a piece of history or those looking for a special home to enjoy time with family and friends and making their own lasting memories in.
Single Family / Detached
156.250 per sqft
Built in 1932
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