Price
$ 629,900

284 FORREST RD, Mertztown, PA 19539  
  • 5 beds
  • 5 baths
  • 5,804 sqft

284 FORREST RD, Mertztown, PA 19539  

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!

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Listing Type
Single Family
Listing ID
7017709
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
5
House Size
5,804
Lot Size
11.78 acres
Listing Status
Active
Year Built
1907
County
Berks
Full Bath
5
Subdivision
None Available
Floors
2-Story
Garage
2.0
Rooms
11.0
County School District
Brandywine Berks
Zoning
RES
Taxes
15654.0
TaxYear
2017
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Of Reading
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    1290 Broadcasting Rd Wyomissing, PA 19610 | Phone: (610) 670-2770
    License #: RB043673C
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