25 Acre Pennsylvania Farm Sold

Large 2 Story Farmhouse - Circa 1780 Stone Summer Kitchen
Large Bank Barn - Zoned for Horses - Excellent Hunting

Settled at the foot of the Blue Mountain and the Appalachian Trail, this 25 acre farm provides quiet country living in close proximity to many amenities. The first floor of the 1890s farm house features a large kitchen, dining room, living room, and a large family room with a wood stove for added warmth. The second floor features 3 bedrooms and a large bathroom. There are over $30,000 of improvements that have recently been completed to this property including new windows, furnace, well pump and 200 amp electric service. Near the farmhouse is an original circa 1780s stone summer kitchen just waiting to be restored. Inside of the summer kitchen is the original fireplace and pie stairs. The freshly painted Pennsylvania German bank barn measures 35x65 and is perfect for horses on the first level and hay storage on the upper level. Other buildings include a 1 car garage with electronic garage door opener and additional storage, combination corn crib and machine storage building, storage shed, and equipment storage building. A peaceful, flowing, mountain stream runs past the house and adds to the enchantment of the property. The 25 acres consist of a nice mix open and wooded land. Some of the large open fields could be fenced in as pastures for horses, alpacas, or other animals. Enjoy the white tail deer, wild turkeys, pheasants, ruffed grouse, and other wildlife from the front porch. The property is located close to state game lands. Experience the ever changing tapestry of colors and seasons from almost every window of the farm house.

The farm has abundant blacktop road frontage along Lime Kiln Road and PA Rt. 309. It is conveniently located in West Penn Township, Schuylkill County which is about 35 minutes northwest of Allentown and the farm has close proximity to I-81, PA Turnpike, I-80, and I-78. New York City and Philadelphia are an easy commute from this property. It is just down the mountain from the famous 2,175 mile Appalachian Trail which spans from Maine to Georgia. It would make a great hostel for travelers along the Appalachian Trail.

The property can be purchased with only 11 acres and the buildings for $299,000, or the 14 acre land parcel without buildings for $99,000. The entire farm can be purchased with the 25 acres and buildings for $375,000.

Call Gary L. Coles or Jonathan Coles at 570-386-5000 for color brochure with many more photos.

Gary Lloyd Coles, CRS, GRI.
Jonathan David Coles, BS, GRI, e-PRO
New Pennsylvania Realty, Inc.
103 Mush Dahl Road

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