600 Locust St, MERTZTOWN

$844,000

4 Beds
3½ Baths
3,850 Sqft
38.13 Acres
2 Garages

38 ACRE FARM! Bring your horses! Paddock and pasture with double run in and tack room! Plenty of room for riding! Trails throughout wooded areas. Wildlife galore! Stone farmhouse with contemporary additions. Wrap around deck with gazebo enables beautiful views of surrounding property. Original bank barn with peg construction and large attached lean-to. Bank barn could use some TLC but is a rare find, with stone to the peaks, original feed troughs, feed shoot, storage and slate roof. Additional paddock behind bank barn. Property sits at the end of a 'no outlet' road, for quite and privacy. Spring house on property. Master bedroom and bath on main level. Main floor laundry area and large walk in closet in master bedroom. An office or additional bedroom is also located on the main floor. Exposed stone walls, vaulted ceilings, ceiling fans, skylights and french doors to the deck. Main floor powder room. Dining room with barn beam. Large eat in kitchen with island, double oven, recessed cook top, stainless appliances, porcelain sink, ceiling fan, window seat, abundant cabinets and deep window sills. Den boasts a recently pointed fireplace with an insert in which you can use either wood or coal. Upstairs you will find 3 bedrooms (one is a walk thru or sitting area) and a full bath, all with deep window sills, beautiful random width floors and skylight. Larger upstairs bedroom comes complete with a large walk in closet. Farmhouse was built in the 1700s or 1800s, so it has the trademark deep windowsills and original random width floors throughout most of the areas in the original home. Lower level is partially finished as a suite with a full kitchen, full bath and living area with walk outs. A large unfinished basement area is great to utilize as a workshop. Large 2 car attached garage, another rare find in older farmhouses, boasts drains in floor, high ceilings, abundant electrical outlets, heater, running hot/cold water and workbench. Other pluses to the property are Pella windows throughout, including Pella replacement windows in the original stone farmhouse. Faux wood blinds throughout. Newer hardwood, engineered wood and tiled floors throughout additions. Original random width floors throughout much of the original home. Paver half drive and paver back walkway. Home and property has been well cared for. Registered in Clean and Green Program. This is a very unique, beautiful property with unlimited potential.

Essential Information
MLS® #PABK2021798
Price$844,000
Bedrooms4
Bathrooms3.50
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage3,850
Acres38.13
Year Built1900
TypeFarm
Sub-TypeDetached
StyleContemporary, Traditional
StatusActive
Community Information
Address600 Locust St
AreaLongswamp Twp (10259)
SubdivisionNONE AVAILABLE
CityMERTZTOWN
CountyBERKS-PA
StatePA
Zip Code19539
Amenities
# of Garages2
Amenities

Attic, Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), CeilngFan(s), Entry Lvl BR, Exposed Beams, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Stall Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wpool Jets, Shades/Blinds, Wood Floors, Wd Stove Insrt

Utilities

Above Ground, Cable TV Available, Electric Available

Parking

Asphalt Driveway, Brick Driveway, DW - Circular, Heated, Paved Driveway, Private, Secure Parking, Under Home Parking

Garages

Garage - Side Entry, Basement Garage, Covered Parking, Garage - Rear Entry, Inside Access, Oversized, Underground

View

Garden/Lawn, Pasture, Scenic Vista, Trees/Woods

Interior
CoolingWindow Unit(s), Ceiling Fan(s)
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces1
FireplacesStone, Wood, Insert
# of Stories2
Stories2 Story
Appliances

Built-In Range, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Dryer, Dryer - Electric, Dryer-front loading, ENERGY STAR Refrigerator, Extra Refrg/Frz, Oven-Double, Oven-Self Cleaning, Oven-Wall, Oven/Range-Electric, Refrigerator, Six burner stove, Stainless Steel Appliances, Stove, Washer, Washer-front loading, Water Heater

Heating

Hot Water, Baseboard - Electric

Exterior
ExteriorStone, Stucco, Vinyl Siding
RoofArchitectural Shingle, Slate
FoundationPermanent, Block, Stone
Exterior Features

Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Other, Outbuilding Apartment, Secure Storage, Sidewalks, Stone Retaining Walls, Deck(s), Patio, Porch(es), Roof Deck, Porch-wraparound, Board Fence, Woven Wire Fence, Wood Fence

Lot Description

Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Landscaping, No thru street, Not In Development, Open, Other, Partly Wooded, Private, Rear Yard, Rural, SideYard(s), Stream/creek, Subdivision Possible, Trees/Wooded

Windows

Double Pane, Energy Efficient, Insulated, Replacement, Skylights, Wood Frame

School Information
DistrictBRANDYWINE HEIGHTS AREA
ElementaryBRANDYWINE HEIGHTS
MiddleBRANDYWINE HEIGHTS
HighBRANDYWINE HEIGHTS
Additional Information
ZoningRES
Listing Details
OfficeHomelister, Inc
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Listing information last updated on October 3rd, 2022 at 5:45am CDT.