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98 Railroad Avenue, Chalfont, PA 18914

$585,000

  • For Sale
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  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 2,912 Sq. Ft.
  • 3 Car Garage
  • Updated 4 days ago
98 Railroad Avenue, Chalfont, PA 18914View this property at 98 Railroad Avenue, Chalfont, PA 18914
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Property Description

Have you been dreaming of owning a Bucks County farm? This is your opportunity to acquire the quintessential Bucks County property with whispers of history dating back to 1718. Once owned by Squire and Sarah Morgan Boone, parents of pioneer Daniel Boone, this plaster over stone gem with a three story barn is set on almost twenty acres and blends old world charm with modern amenities. Enter in to the keeping room with rich wide plank pine flooring opening to the living room centered on one of the four wood burning fireplaces. An abundance of natural light streams in through large windows with deep sills. Original doors, throughout the home, dual staircases, both pie and formal, built-ins, loft and generously sized rooms offer many
comfortable living areas. To the right discover a private office with its own entrance an exposed stone wall, fireplace and an open loft sitting room. From the living room an exposed stone threshold invites you in to the kitchen filled with cherry cabinetry, rustic paneling, beamed ceiling, access to the back terrace and a large picture window provides lovely views of the gardens and pastures. Continue to the preserved Boone room, walk-in fireplace with beehive oven, exposed beams, historic millwork and hardware, steeped in history with character that can't be duplicated. Adjacent is the vaulted year round sun room incorporating the exposed Boone stone wall, panoramic windows, tile floors and a wood stove. A full bath completes the main level. Upstairs are the sleeping quarters, a main bedroom with separate sitting room and secret back staircase. Two additional bedrooms, hall bath and a full walk up, floored attic. Open fields are surrounded by woods, specimen trees, streams.

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General

  • Price: $585,000
  • Taxes: $9,316 (2018)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1000249859
  • Updated: 4/18/2018
  • Added: 591 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 98 Railroad Avenue, Chalfont, PA
  • Reduced to $585,000 on 1/12/18
  • Listed at $695,000 on 9/9/16

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Loft, Other, Attic
  • Interior Features: Butlers Pantry, Exposed Beams, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace(s): Stone
  • Appliances: Oven - Wall, Dishwasher
  • Flooring: Wood, Tile/Brick

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - Full Baths: 1

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom, 15 x 12, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom - Master Bedroom - Sitting Area, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 12 x 12, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 13 x 12, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 15 x 12, Main

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room - Fireplace - Other, 30 x 15, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, 17 x 15, Main
  • Sitting Room: Sitting Room, 15 x 11, Upper 1
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Electric Cooking, Pantry, 17 x 17, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room, 19 x 15, Main
  • Loft: Loft, 10 x 9, Upper 1
  • Laundry: Main Floor, Main
  • Other Room 1: Other, 15 x 11, Upper 1
  • Other Room 2: Other, 10 x 9, Upper 1

Exterior

  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Patio(s), Porch(es)

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 3

Location

  • Area: New Britain Twp (10126)
  • County: Bucks
  • Development Name: None Available
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Cross Streets: Barry Road
  • Driving Directions: State St toward Chalfont (becomes E Butler Ave) turn right on Main St, left on Sunset Ave, at fork bear left onto Railroad Ave. Farm on right.
  • Location Details: Creek

School Information

  • School District: Central Bucks
  • Elementary School: Simon Butler
  • Middle School: Unami
  • High School: Central Bucks High School South

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Wall Unit
  • Heating Type: Oil, Hot Water
  • Heating Fuel: Oil
  • Water Heater: Oil

Utilities

  • Sewer: On Site Septic
  • Water: Well

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Farmhouse/National Folk
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Stucco
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished, Drainage System
  • Foundation: Stone, Concrete Perimeter, Brick/Mortar
  • Roof: Pitched, Shingle
  • Walls/Ceilings: Cathedral Ceilings
  • Entry Location: Center Hall
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 2,912
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 2,912 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 2,912 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1725
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Shed, Barn/Farm Building

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 19.39
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 844,628
  • Lot Dimensions: 0 x 0
  • Lot Features: Corner, Level, Open, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Subdivision Possible
  • Zoning: SR2
  • Lot Description: Corner, Level, Open, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Subdivision Possible
  • Fencing (Description): Other

Horse Property

  • Horse Facility Desc.: Paddock, Riding Ring

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $200.89
  • Tax w/Assessment: $58,000
  • Tax Amount: $9,316
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot: 112

Listed by Lisa James Otto Country Properties, Laurie Madaus

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Schools

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School District:Central Bucks School District
School Name
Grades
Distance
Simon Butler Elementary School
200 Brittany Dr, Chalfont, PA 18914
K-6
1.6 mi
Unami Middle School
160 South Moyer Rd, Chalfont, PA 18914
7-9
1.8 mi
Central Bucks High School South
1100 Folly Road, Warrington, PA 18976
10-12
4 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.

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Listed by Lisa James Otto Country Properties, Laurie Madaus

98 Railroad Avenue, Chalfont, PA 18914 (MLS# 1000249859) is a Single Family property with 4 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms. 98 Railroad Avenue is currently listed for $585,000 and was received on September 09, 2016. Want to learn more about 98 Railroad Avenue? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Chalfont? You can browse all Chalfont real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.