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89 Beckville Road

POTTSVILLE, PA 17901
  • $549,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 41 Days
  • ID#: PASK2007994
UPDATED: 52 min ago
$549,000
  • 0
    BEDS
  • 5.7
    ACRES
  • 0
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
Neighborhood:
Type:
Commercial
Built:
1872
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:

Description

Would you like to own a bed and breakfast, maybe an air bnb, or a historic wedding venue, this might just be it. Your chance to own a piece of Schuylkill County History has arrived. Welcome to "The Farmers Hotel" as described in the Novel by John O'Hara. 21 rooms have been beautifully restored & are ready to bring history to life. If the home could talk, the random plank wood floors would certainly share stories of the weary farmers who came to rest. Throughout the renovations the walls shared their stories by providing historic finds such as original signed election documents from FDR+GGs Presidential campaign which remain with the home. The original bar which served so many, remains in the living room & dares you to travel back to a simpler time. The generously sized wrap around porch begs you to kick off your dusty boots & enjoy a glass of refreshing lemonade. You will find an amazing juxtaposition of today's amenities & the character of days gone by. Care was taken at every turn to keep this home true to it's history. Even the hitching posts, once used to secure the horses (stamped from the Simon Derr Foundry formerly of Pottsville), and watering trough remain. Woodwork has been painstakingly restored both inside and out from top to bottom. The main floor boasts of a living room, dining room, family room, kitchen, bathroom, and storage room. Take a look at the property photos and you'll see some of these rooms as they once were. (the bar, dual dining rooms, kitchen, and summer kitchen) From the main floor, climb your choice of the front or rear steps to the second floor where you'll find 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, laundry room, a sitting area, and what can be used as an office area. The rear steps will take you to a private sitting area and also leads to the laundry room. The beckoning staircase located near the entrance will lead you to the upper levels and all their glory. The large primary suite encompasses the entire back half of the home and once served as the living quarters for the hotel owners. On one side of the suite, you can exit to the second floor covered porch. On the other side, you'll find a roomy en suite, complete with jacuzzi tub, and large walk in closet that leads to the laundry room. The second floor reveals more of what once was, as you'll note built in closets in the "office area" and a beautiful exposed brick chimney in the second bedroom. Travel further into the past as you ascend to the third floor and find 6, yes 6 additional bedrooms, as well as another full bath, and access to the attic. As if all of the above isn't enough, consider the possibilities the property has to offer. With almost 6 acres the outside is just as alluring as the inside. The picturesque gazebo rests beneath the large maple tree ready to capture photographic memories of your special event. A sprawling deck leading to an above ground pool is yet another place to relax. The scenic Schuylkill River borders the property & with the addition of the new bridge and road work stays within it's banks while offering a place to fish and sounds of flowing water. Worried about the road that borders the other side of the home? Plant some arborvitae's for the ideal natural border to make a secluded hideaway close to everything. The large parking garage is currently open in the front but could easily be closed in allowing for a 4 car detached garage. Whether you have read the novel, newspaper articles, or many historical writings about the property, nothing can compare to seeing it in person. A pre approval or proof of funds is required prior to a confirmed showing. Buyer's & their agents may not take any additional photos or videos of the property. Schedule your tour, allow your imagination to travel into history, let your dreams guide you toward your future, then make your offer today! Extensive renovation list has been included with documents.

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89 Beckville Road POTTSVILLE, PA 17901

  • Price: $549,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 41 Days
  • Updated: 52 min ago
  • ID#: PASK2007994
0
Beds
0
Baths
0
½ Baths
5.7
Acres
1872
Built
Neighborhood:
None Available
County:
Schuylkill
Area:
North Manheim Twp (13318)
School District:
Blue Mountain
Property Description
Would you like to own a bed and breakfast, maybe an air bnb, or a historic wedding venue, this might just be it. Your chance to own a piece of Schuylkill County History has arrived. Welcome to "The Farmers Hotel" as described in the Novel by John O'Hara. 21 rooms have been beautifully restored & are ready to bring history to life. If the home could talk, the random plank wood floors would certainly share stories of the weary farmers who came to rest. Throughout the renovations the walls shared their stories by providing historic finds such as original signed election documents from FDR+GGs Presidential campaign which remain with the home. The original bar which served so many, remains in the living room & dares you to travel back to a simpler time. The generously sized wrap around porch begs you to kick off your dusty boots & enjoy a glass of refreshing lemonade. You will find an amazing juxtaposition of today's amenities & the character of days gone by. Care was taken at every turn to keep this home true to it's history. Even the hitching posts, once used to secure the horses (stamped from the Simon Derr Foundry formerly of Pottsville), and watering trough remain. Woodwork has been painstakingly restored both inside and out from top to bottom. The main floor boasts of a living room, dining room, family room, kitchen, bathroom, and storage room. Take a look at the property photos and you'll see some of these rooms as they once were. (the bar, dual dining rooms, kitchen, and summer kitchen) From the main floor, climb your choice of the front or rear steps to the second floor where you'll find 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths, laundry room, a sitting area, and what can be used as an office area. The rear steps will take you to a private sitting area and also leads to the laundry room. The beckoning staircase located near the entrance will lead you to the upper levels and all their glory. The large primary suite encompasses the entire back half of the home and once served as the living quarters for the hotel owners. On one side of the suite, you can exit to the second floor covered porch. On the other side, you'll find a roomy en suite, complete with jacuzzi tub, and large walk in closet that leads to the laundry room. The second floor reveals more of what once was, as you'll note built in closets in the "office area" and a beautiful exposed brick chimney in the second bedroom. Travel further into the past as you ascend to the third floor and find 6, yes 6 additional bedrooms, as well as another full bath, and access to the attic. As if all of the above isn't enough, consider the possibilities the property has to offer. With almost 6 acres the outside is just as alluring as the inside. The picturesque gazebo rests beneath the large maple tree ready to capture photographic memories of your special event. A sprawling deck leading to an above ground pool is yet another place to relax. The scenic Schuylkill River borders the property & with the addition of the new bridge and road work stays within it's banks while offering a place to fish and sounds of flowing water. Worried about the road that borders the other side of the home? Plant some arborvitae's for the ideal natural border to make a secluded hideaway close to everything. The large parking garage is currently open in the front but could easily be closed in allowing for a 4 car detached garage. Whether you have read the novel, newspaper articles, or many historical writings about the property, nothing can compare to seeing it in person. A pre approval or proof of funds is required prior to a confirmed showing. Buyer's & their agents may not take any additional photos or videos of the property. Schedule your tour, allow your imagination to travel into history, let your dreams guide you toward your future, then make your offer today! Extensive renovation list has been included with documents.
Exterior Features

Construction Materials Mixed Garage YN No Parking Types DrivewayPrivate Garage Riparian Rights YN No Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Building Area Total 4560.00 Cooling Ceiling Fan(S) Exclusions Personal Property Heating Hot WaterRadiatorHot Water & Baseboard - Electric Heating YN Yes Inclusions Above Ground Pool And SuppliesGazeboWindow TreatmentsDouble OvenMicrowaveRange TopWarming DrawerDishwasherRefrigeratorWasherDryer Net Square Feet 4560.00

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventional Accessibility Features 2+ Access Exits Assessment Year 2022 Business Type Other Central Air YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Electric 200+ Amp Service Heating Fuel CoalElectric Hot Water Coal Lease Considered YN No Municipality North Manheim Twp Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Number Of Units Total 1 Original MLSNumber 801968312812 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Settlement Property Sub Type Mixed Use Sale Type Standard Sewer No Sewer System Tax Annual Amount 3951.00 Tax Assessment Amount 60505.00 Tax Lot 4 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Well Zoning Residential Zoning Description Per Zoning OfficerAcceptable Uses W/VarianceCould include A Bed & BreakfastAir BnbMulti FamilyWedding Venue& More.

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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 Jim Powers Team- Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Homesale Realty. 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: 2022-12-04T19:49:41.04.
 
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