23 Acre Luxury Estate SOLD
Two Story Colonial All Brick Custom Manor House - 5 Bedrooms - 4550 Square Feet
2 Fireplaces - Long, Paved Private Tree-Lined Drive - Mountain Stream

This magnificent estate exhibits all the elements of country living at its finest. The stately 4550 square foot all brick manor house located at the end of a long paved, tree-lined drive was carefully sited to take full advantage of the beautiful, panoramic mountain views. The property features a nice mix of woodland and open fields with a mountain stream running through the property and an ideal pond location. Area surrounding the house is beautifully landscaped with flowering shrubs, bushes, and trees. The area abounds with wild turkeys, deer, and ruffed grouse. One can enjoy the peaceful charm of country living while being in close proximity to metropolitan areas. Less than one-hour northwest of Allentown and an easy commute to New York City, Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, or Harrisburg via Interstate 81 and Interstate 80. This property is reminiscent of a classic Virginia estate.

  • Rush Township, Schuylkill County
  • 2½ miles from Interstate 81 interchange
  • 23.9 acres
  • Home built in 1989 and in excellent condition throughout
  • Brick exterior with southern colonial columns and many other fine architectural details
  • Over 700 feet of blacktop road frontage
  • Custom deck that extends 52 feet across the rear of the house, built on a poured concrete foundation
  • Portion of the deck is covered and features a hot tub which remains with the property
  • Full basement has 12 inch, poured concrete walls and two overhead garage doors with automatic openers
  • Basement garage is heated and can hold up to 6 vehicles
  • House heated with open loop geothermal heat pump and cooled with central air
  • Geothermal heat pump is located in basement along with 200 amp circuit breaker service, oversize water pressure tank and electric hot water heater
  • Home has full security system and second telephone line for internet and small satellite dish
  • Deep, drilled well and standard septic system services the home
  • A utility shed with attached dog kennel is located behind the home with heat and electricity
  • An additional 11 acres on the other side of Bernhard Road is available for sale to the purchaser of this property
  • Taxes $8218; property could be enrolled in Act 319 tax abatement program

  • First floor has 10 foot ceiling height and 20 foot overall height in foyer
  • Unique floor plan designed for entertaining
  • Double entryway opens to an elegant 20 foot high, two story foyer with large chandelier, marble floor and oak double stairway
  • To the right of the foyer is the formal living room, and to the left of the foyer is a formal dining room
  • To the rear of the home is a large family room with fireplace and large windows overlooking deck and woodland behind the house
  • Conveniently located next to the family room is a den or children's playroom with parquet floor, wainscoting, double doors to living room and French doors to the deck
  • Spacious eat in kitchen features 36 handle cherry cabinet with center island with downdraft Viking professional gas range and double door refrigerator
  • Kitchen includes large eating area between kitchen and family room with French doors leading to the deck
  • First floor also includes laundry room with outside entrance and toilet and shower
  • The master bedroom features a wood burning fireplace, double closets, large windows and adjoining large master bath with marble floor, oversized double vanity, whirlpool tub, and separate toilet room
  • Bedrooms two, three and four are all located on the second floor and are served by a center bathroom with tile floor and large linen closet
  • The fifth bedroom adjoins the master bath and was originally designed to serve s a dressing room or exercise room, with walk in closet and shower stall.


Gary Lloyd Coles, CRS, GRI.
New Pennsylvania Realty, Inc.

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