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714 N 5th Street, Reading, PA 19601

$139,900 Sale Pending

  • For Sale
  • Pending
  • Single Family
  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 3,825 Sq. Ft.
714 N 5th Street, Reading, PA 19601View this property at 714 N 5th Street, Reading, PA 19601
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Property Description

Located in the heart of the Centre Park Historic District, a well sought-after area, is this stunning Circa 1880 Queen Anne, freshly painted 3-Story Twin. The rich craftsmanship of the late 1800's is displayed throughout this beautiful home. The finely crafted woodwork including wainscoting and crown molding, floor to ceiling pocket doors, 10' ceilings and the oak paneled staircase boast Queen Anne style architecture. A nice front porch welcomes you as you prepare to enter the home thru a double set of French doors into the parlor. On the first floor you will find a spacious living room with a beautiful working wood burning fireplace, large windows, and lots of detailed woodwork. A Dining room with a built-in hutch, a large eat-in
kitchen with 40 handles, including 3 pantries, 2 sinks, a garbage disposal and a commercial 10-burner gas stove. Off the kitchen is a breakfast nook with a door to the fenced in rear yard and a half bath. This home has two staircases to the 2nd floor, one formal leaving the parlor and a servant style stair leaving the dining room. On the 2nd floor you will find the Master bedroom with French doors leading to a balcony, an ornamental fireplace and built in shelves. There are 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath. The rear bedroom has a separate side entrance and a door to a second story porch. On the 3rd floor you will find bedrooms 4 & 5 and a TV/Sitting room with a full bath (could be used as 6th bedroom). Bedroom 5 provides a beautiful view of the city and would make a great office. The basement has small man cave with unfinished dry bar, laundry area with washer & dryer and a separate mechanical room. All utilities (plumbing, electric, boiler, hot water heater) have all been updated. Heater was replaced in 2003. Home was converted from oil to gas. Seller is replacing large hood over stove and several light fixtures. Home has replacement windows thru out. This home is a must see! Schedule your appointment now.

Full Property Detailsfor 714 N 5th Street

General

  • Price: $139,900
  • Taxes: $2,891 (2018)
  • Status: Pending
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1005918367
  • Updated: 5/15/2018
  • Added: 135 day(s) ago

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Number of Rooms: 10
  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Other
  • Interior Features: Butlers Pantry, CeilngFan(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1
  • Appliances: Oven - Double, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 1

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 6
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom, 17 x 15, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 15 x 13, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 15 x 11, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 11 x 19, Upper 3

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room, 18 x 13, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Gas Cooking, Pantry, Double Sink, 19 x 12, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room, 13 x 15, Main
  • Laundry: Lower Floor
  • Other Room 1: Other, 11 x 19, Upper 3
  • Other Room 2: Other, 11 x 13, Upper 3
  • Other Room 3: Other, 13 x 15, Main
  • Other Room 4: Other, 9 x 7, Main

Exterior

  • Exterior Features: Sidewalks
  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Deck(s), Porch(es), Balcony

Parking

  • Parking Features: Street
  • Parking Type: On Street

Location

  • Area: Reading City (10201)
  • County: Berks
  • Development Name: Centre Park Histor
  • Subdivision: Centre Park Histor
  • Cross Streets: Oley St

School Information

  • School District: Reading
  • High School: Reading Senior

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Wall Unit
  • Heating Type: Gas, Radiator
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public
  • Utility Description: Cable TV

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Victorian
  • Structure Type: Twin/Semi-Detached
  • Construction: Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full
  • Foundation: Stone
  • Roof: Pitched, Shingle
  • Walls/Ceilings: 9'+ Ceilings
  • Windows: Replacement
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 3,825
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 3,825 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 3,825 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1905
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.08
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 3,485
  • Lot Features: Flag, Rear Yard
  • Zoning: RES
  • Lot Description: Flag, Rear Yard

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $36.58
  • Tax w/Assessment: $66,800
  • Tax Amount: $2,891
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Inclusions: Washer/Dryer, Refrigerator, Window A/C Units (All Items As Is)
  • Lot: 7345

Listed by Glocker & Company-Boyertown, Robin Lawhorn

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Schools

Schoolsserving 714 N 5th Street

School District:Reading School District
School Name
Grades
Distance
Lauers Park Elementary School
251 North 2nd Street, Reading, PA 19601
PK-5
0.5 mi
Northwest Middle School
1000 N Front St, Reading, PA 19601
6-7
0.5 mi
Reading Intermediate High School
215 North 12th Street, Reading, PA 19604
8-9
0.9 mi
Reading Senior High School
801 N 13th St, Reading, PA 19604
10-12
0.9 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.

Price & Sales History

Price & Sales Historyfor 714 N 5th Street Get Price Alerts

Date
Details
Price
Change
Source
2/02/2018
Listed
$139,900
64.78%
MLS
2/02/2009
Sold
$84,900
2638.71%
Public Record
1/09/2009
Sold
$3,100
-96.56%
Public Record
7/10/2006
Sold
$90,201
Public Record
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Listed by Glocker & Company-Boyertown, Robin Lawhorn

714 N 5th Street, Reading, PA 19601 (MLS# 1005918367) is a Single Family property with 6 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and 1 partial bathroom. 714 N 5th Street is currently listed for $139,900 and was received on February 02, 2018. Want to learn more about 714 N 5th Street? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Reading? You can browse all Reading real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.