$625,000 638 W Chestnut Street Lancaster, PA

MLS: PALA172442   Type: Single Family   County: Lancaster   City: Lancaster   Area: Lancaster City   Neighborhood: Chestnut Hill   Zip: 17603   Style: Victorian     Stories: 3   Taxes: $8,784

Mortgage $2,934 /mo



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Remarkably elegant detached Victorian home in Lancaster City's Chestnut Hill neighborhood. Built in the 1890's, this is the only house in Lancaster City with this exterior custom Italianate design. Many original details have been maintained including a large elegant dining room with stained glass windows, a front parlor/living room with floor to ceiling windows, wood floors throughout, a center staircase, three bathrooms, and six possible bedroom (the home was built with three bedroom suites, each with its own sitting room. One room is presently used as an office/library, while the others are utilized as a bed/sitting rooms). The pocket doors, hutch, staircase and much of the molding in this home were crafted in rare American chestnut. This home was built for Ferdinand Grebe, the president of the Sprenger Brewing Company, one of Lancaster's largest pre-Prohibition brewing operations.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

James Buchanan
Distance: 0.51 Miles
Distance: 0.71 Miles
Mccaskey Campus
Distance: 1.63 Miles

Price History

10/27/2020 Listed $625,000

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N N
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N N
Construction Materials Brick, Masonry
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Zoned
Days on Market 195
Elementary School JAMES BUCHANAN
Exclusions chandeliers in living and dining rooms, mirrors in dining and living rooms, iron fencing in yard, stained glass window fixtures in rear second floor bedroom.
Garage Y/N N
Heating Radiator, Zoned
Levels 3
MLS Area Lancaster City (10533)
Middle/Junior High School WHEATLAND
New Construction N
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 202.92
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Senior Community Y/N N
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name CHESTNUT HILL
Tax Annual Amount 8784.0
Tax Year 2021
Vacation Rental Y/N N
Water Access Y/N N

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3080
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Y
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Finished Area 0
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 0
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N N
Fireplace Y/N Y
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Y
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 3080
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Bedroom 6, Bathroom 1, Full Bath
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 0

Exterior Features

Inclusions washer, dryer, refrigerator in kitchen and basement, third floor bookshelves
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 0.11
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 4792.00
Navigable Water Y/N N
Off Street - # Of Spaces 2
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Off Street
Water Oriented Y/N N
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N N
Waterfront Y/N N

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bathroom 1 Main
Bedroom 1 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 2 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 3 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 4 Upper 1 Balcony Access,Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 5 Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 6 Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Dining Room Main Flooring - HardWood
Full Bath Upper 2 Flooring - Tile
Full Bath Upper 1 Flooring - Tile
Kitchen Main Flooring - HardWood
Living Room Main Flooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Other

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (17603)

Price 625K Avg 352K

Sqr Feet 3,080 Avg 2,324

Cost / Sqr Ft $203 Avg $152

Taxes $8,784 Avg $6,259

Acres 0.11 Avg 0.26

Visits 279 Avg 38

Days on Site 195 Avg 30

Walkscore® 85 Avg 74

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Kris Buchheit
557 West Uwchlan Avenue Suite 100
Exton, PA