StatusACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
Property Sub TypeDetached
Explore the many possibilities offered by these 2 separate properties, 436 N. Reading Avenue and 516 N. Reading Avenue, being sold together to create almost 8 acres and featuring 2 large farmhouses, 2 two-story barns, garages, and assorted outbuildings. The 2 parcels, (3.55 acres and 4.18 acres), each front on N. Reading Avenue and include large scenic hayfields backing to school grounds. Initial investigation suggests the subdivision possibility to create 40 singles or 55 townhomes on averaged 5000 square foot lots. The two spacious farmhouses are rich in character and featuring original elements such as 2-story porches, walk-in fireplaces, unique built-in cabinetry, ornate bannisters, and vintage hardware. Both homes are in need of updating and modernization. The stucco farmhouse on the corner property at 436 N. Reading Ave. features a huge country Kitchen, spacious Living and Dining Rooms, two staircases leading to the second floor which offers 4 rooms, a partial Bathroom, access to a Victorian-trimmed second story porch, plus walk-up attic storage. The stately brick colonial home on the second parcel at 516 N. Reading Ave. includes a deep front porch plus a two story side porch. The ground level floor plan offers a large Mudroom, spacious country Kitchen, central hallway, formal Living Room, Bedroom, and a full Bathroom/Laundry Room. The second floor includes, 3 additional rooms, a second full Kitchen and a second full Bathroom. An array of outbuildings on both properties combine to provide 5 Garage spaces plus abundant storage space. The location, just a few minutes from Rt. 100 and Rt. 73, is convenient for commuters and offers plenty of nearby shopping and recreational opportunities. Use your skill set and imagination to recognize the opportunity these two properties present.