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2603 Old Hershey Road

ELIZABETHTOWN, PA 17022
  • $560,000
  • STATUS: Pending
  • ON SITE: 7 Days
  • ID#: PADA2014126
Pending
$560,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 1.2
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 3,400
    SQFT
  • $165
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1809
County:

School Information

High School:
School District:

Description

+-+-++-+-+Welcome Home! Pride in ownership can be yours with this historic, beautifully renovated/restored farmhouse, nestled just minutes from all that Hershey, Lancaster and Harrisburg areas have to offer.>> Great neighborhood! Perfect house to work from home, raise a family, and even more perfect for historic home enthusiasts! Keep as is or continue to restore & update. Soooo many possibilities here.>>Just outside Hershey, and situated in a verdant, historic setting at an equal distance from Harrisburg and Lancaster, this completely renovated beauty boasts exquisite character, excellent location, a HUGE original barn, guest house/in-law or au-pair suite/office space (or rental opportunity!), playground area, restored original chestnut & hemlock solid wood floors, an en suite bathroom attached to EVERY one of the four bedrooms, and get this... a lower level Rathskeller, with gas fireplace, and copper-topped bar.>>This home boasts many examples of 19th-century craftsmanship that just cannot be replicated today, beginning with its solid masonry construction and native stone foundations, which were quarried on-site. >> Remaining faithful to the original architecture, all windows, cabinets, and replacement doors were handcrafted by a local custom woodworker experienced in restoration work.>> Solid bronze and brass hardware, as well as solid species wood doors throughout, including hand-oiled Philippine Mahogany screen doors at the exterior entries, help to reinforce the historic character.>>Enter the home into the foyer, which, along with the adjoining sitting room were the only rooms in the original home back in 1809 +GG but that was before all the additions!>> Over the years this home has been built up to a big 4 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath (including in-law suite) dream farmhouse!>>Over the last 15 years, the home has been completely renovated and historically preserved, including the semi-detached in-law suite that features restored original floors, exposed original old-growth chestnut rafters, a full bath, kitchenette, and main room, with that renovation just completed in 2022>>Lower level Rathskeller with bar & working gas fireplace for entertaining. Rathskeller has a private entrance/exit door.>>Beyond upgrading the living spaces, the owners have also invested substantially in behind-the-scenes functional upgrades to this historic home +GG all aimed toward ease of maintenance, efficiency, and livability.>>New period-appropriate half-round gutters and downspouts were installed in 2018. Recently-installed sump pumps and a French drain system help to maintain the integrity of the home+GGs multiple basement areas.>> Attic spaces are fully insulated, and the propane-fired high-efficiency furnace was recently overhauled.>>This beautiful corner lot +GG one of the first three homesteads established in the little Village of Deodate -- has 1.2 acres of well-+-maintained property, with an existing playset and lots of lawn space for the kiddos!>> Garden patch is irrigated via a timer-controlled sprinkler line.>> Huge barn has been upgraded with an enormous amount of practically-laid-out shelving, cabinetry, and tool storage.>> Adjacent lot to the North is owned by Hershey Trust and is +G+agriculturally preserved,+G- protecting it from future development.>> Recreational access to this adjacent land is available via permission from the Trust, according to owners. The newly-constructed Conewago Township park and Conewago Elementary School are within walking distance on country roads.>> For cycling enthusiasts, the Conewago Recreation trail is easily accessible to the south.There are 4-5 off-street parking spots of gravel driveway. Barn has potential to be converted to a garage for 1-3 vehicles.>>Convenient to shopping, amenities, PA Turnpike, Routes 322 & 283.>>More info and remarks uploaded to seller docs.>> 4th BR & 5th Bath are the detached cottage. 2650 sq ft main house + 300 sq ft cottage.

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2603 Old Hershey Road ELIZABETHTOWN, PA 17022

  • Price: $560,000
  • Status: Pending
  • On Site: 7 Days
  • ID#: PADA2014126
4
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
1.2
Acres
3,400
SQFT
$165
$/SQFT
1809
Built
Neighborhood:
None Available
County:
Dauphin
Area:
Conewago Twp (14022)
High School:
Lower Dauphin
School District:
Lower Dauphin
Property Description
+-+-++-+-+Welcome Home! Pride in ownership can be yours with this historic, beautifully renovated/restored farmhouse, nestled just minutes from all that Hershey, Lancaster and Harrisburg areas have to offer.>> Great neighborhood! Perfect house to work from home, raise a family, and even more perfect for historic home enthusiasts! Keep as is or continue to restore & update. Soooo many possibilities here.>>Just outside Hershey, and situated in a verdant, historic setting at an equal distance from Harrisburg and Lancaster, this completely renovated beauty boasts exquisite character, excellent location, a HUGE original barn, guest house/in-law or au-pair suite/office space (or rental opportunity!), playground area, restored original chestnut & hemlock solid wood floors, an en suite bathroom attached to EVERY one of the four bedrooms, and get this... a lower level Rathskeller, with gas fireplace, and copper-topped bar.>>This home boasts many examples of 19th-century craftsmanship that just cannot be replicated today, beginning with its solid masonry construction and native stone foundations, which were quarried on-site. >> Remaining faithful to the original architecture, all windows, cabinets, and replacement doors were handcrafted by a local custom woodworker experienced in restoration work.>> Solid bronze and brass hardware, as well as solid species wood doors throughout, including hand-oiled Philippine Mahogany screen doors at the exterior entries, help to reinforce the historic character.>>Enter the home into the foyer, which, along with the adjoining sitting room were the only rooms in the original home back in 1809 +GG but that was before all the additions!>> Over the years this home has been built up to a big 4 bedroom, 5 1/2 bath (including in-law suite) dream farmhouse!>>Over the last 15 years, the home has been completely renovated and historically preserved, including the semi-detached in-law suite that features restored original floors, exposed original old-growth chestnut rafters, a full bath, kitchenette, and main room, with that renovation just completed in 2022>>Lower level Rathskeller with bar & working gas fireplace for entertaining. Rathskeller has a private entrance/exit door.>>Beyond upgrading the living spaces, the owners have also invested substantially in behind-the-scenes functional upgrades to this historic home +GG all aimed toward ease of maintenance, efficiency, and livability.>>New period-appropriate half-round gutters and downspouts were installed in 2018. Recently-installed sump pumps and a French drain system help to maintain the integrity of the home+GGs multiple basement areas.>> Attic spaces are fully insulated, and the propane-fired high-efficiency furnace was recently overhauled.>>This beautiful corner lot +GG one of the first three homesteads established in the little Village of Deodate -- has 1.2 acres of well-+-maintained property, with an existing playset and lots of lawn space for the kiddos!>> Garden patch is irrigated via a timer-controlled sprinkler line.>> Huge barn has been upgraded with an enormous amount of practically-laid-out shelving, cabinetry, and tool storage.>> Adjacent lot to the North is owned by Hershey Trust and is +G+agriculturally preserved,+G- protecting it from future development.>> Recreational access to this adjacent land is available via permission from the Trust, according to owners. The newly-constructed Conewago Township park and Conewago Elementary School are within walking distance on country roads.>> For cycling enthusiasts, the Conewago Recreation trail is easily accessible to the south.There are 4-5 off-street parking spots of gravel driveway. Barn has potential to be converted to a garage for 1-3 vehicles.>>Convenient to shopping, amenities, PA Turnpike, Routes 322 & 283.>>More info and remarks uploaded to seller docs.>> 4th BR & 5th Bath are the detached cottage. 2650 sq ft main house + 300 sq ft cottage.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Farmhouse/National Folk Construction Materials Brick Exterior Features Play AreaPlay Equipment Garage YN No Lot Features LevelCornerNot In Development Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Types Other Patio And Porch Features Porch(Es)Patio(S) Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Road Surface Type Other Roof ShingleCompositeSlate Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 2950 Above Grade Unfinished Area 0 Basement FullWalkout LevelOutside Entrance Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 450 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/CAttic Fan Fireplace Features Gas/Propane Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 1 Flooring Hardwood Heating Forced Air Heating YN Yes Inclusions Washer/DryerRefrigerator Interior Features Kitchen - Eat-InBreakfast Area Levels 2 Main Level Bedrooms 1 Room List Living RoomDining RoomKitchen Upper Level1 Bedrooms 3

Property Features

Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2022 Association Amenities None Association Fee Includes None Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Electric 200+ Amp Service Federal Flood Zone YN No Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel Electric Hot Water Electric Municipality Conewago Twp Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801665486108 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Negotiable Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Septic Exists Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 3793.00 Tax Assessment Amount 147900.00 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Well Zoning Residential

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©2022 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Ramus Realty Group. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2022-06-30T23:54:48.587.
 
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