Listed By:
Ghimire Homes
68 E King Street, Shippensburg, PA
$ 375,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#PACB2030028
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityShippensburg
  • AreaShippensburg Boro
  • Zip17257
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1789
  • Taxes$ 4524
  • Price$ 375,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3200
  • Lot Size0.07 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

WELCOME HOME! Step back in time and experience the timeless elegance of "The Doctors House," a lively restored Revolution-era Philadelphia style Colonial stone house. This exceptional property offers a unique blend of historic charm, versatile functionality, and luxurious updates, making it a rare gem in the heart of Shippensburg's Historic Neighborhood. Immerse yourself in the rich history of this iconic property, lovingly preserved and restored to its former glory. Originally known as "The Doctors House," this stunning Colonial home exudes character and charm at every turn, offering a glimpse into a bygone era. With Commercial Zoning available, this property presents endless possibilities as a place of business, residence, or both. Whether you envision a boutique shop, professional office space, or simply a gracious home to call your own, the potential is limitless. Step through the stately grand foyer entrance adorned with original inlaid wood floors, setting the tone for the grandeur that awaits within. The impressive three-story winding staircase captures attention and invites exploration of this historic masterpiece. From custom reproduction brass doorknob hardware to five exquisite fireplaces scattered throughout, each detail of this home reflects a commitment to craftsmanship and quality. Experience the warmth and character of a bygone era, seamlessly combined with modern comforts. Indulge in the modern amenities of today with a custom kitchen featuring beautiful granite countertops, triple pane windows for peace and quiet, and dual zoned gas forced air heat and central air for year-round comfort. A recent addition, the Carriage House style 2-car garage with a large studio above another key feature for an extra bedroom, office, or an entertainment room. Entertain with ease in the grand double living room boasting two fireplaces, or host gatherings in the separate dining room and kitchen. With a laundry room and full bath conveniently located on the first floor, comfort and convenience are always at hand. Retreat to the second floor, where three bedrooms await, two with fireplaces, along with a spacious modern full bath. The attic level offers additional living space, while the clean and bright basement provides ample storage and potential for recreation. Don't miss this rare opportunity to own a piece of history in Shippensburg's Historic Neighborhood. Schedule a showing today and discover the timeless allure of "The Doctors House."

High School
Shippensburg Area High School
Price History
4/21/2024 Listed $375,000

General Features

Interior Features Attic,Dining Area,Built-Ins,Chair Railings,Upgraded Countertops,Wood Floors,Crown Moldings,Floor Plan - Traditional
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Forced Air
Cooling Central A/C
Possession Settlement
Appliances Washer/Dryer Hookups Only,Dishwasher,Dryer,Oven/Range - Electric,Refrigerator,Washer
Zoning R-C
Garage Spaces 2.00
Pool Y/N No Pool
Architectural Style Colonial
Construction Materials Stone,Wood Siding,Concrete
Year Built 1789
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Levels 3
Tax Year 2022
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel Electric
Accessibility None
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Garage Y/N Yes
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade
Directions Use GPS. House located in the corner of E King and S Penn St. Metered parking (only 10 cents per hour from 8: am to 4: 00 pm) in the front of the house. Or you can park in the driveway at the back o
ModificationTimestamp 2024-04-28T11:19:23
Buyer Agent Compensation 3
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area Shippensburg Boro (14432)
Lot Size Square Feet 3049.20
Tax Assessed Value 256700.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name KING
Tax Annual Amount 4524.0
Property Condition Excellent
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Price Per Sq Ft 117.19
Acceptable Financing Cash,Conventional,FHA,VA,Other
Historic Y/N Yes
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Total SQFT 3200
Days on Market 6
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Estimated
Buyer Agent Compensation Type % Of Gross
Association Recreation Fee No

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Basement Full,Heated,Unfinished
Total Fireplaces 5
Fireplace Features Gas/Propane,Mantel(s)
Hot Water Electric
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Window Features Triple Pane,Vinyl Clad
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 3200
Full Baths 2
Street Suffix STREET
Central Air Y/N Yes
Total Bedrooms 4
Room Type Living Room,Dining Room,Primary Bedroom,Bedroom 2,Bedroom 3,Bedroom 4,Kitchen,Basement,Foyer,Laundry,Utility Room,Attic
LivingAreaSource Estimated
Laundry Type Main Floor
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 0.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 0.00
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 2

Exterior Features

Fencing Other
Parking Features Concrete Driveway
Lot Features Corner
Water Source Public
Total Parking Spaces 2
Garage Features Garage Door Opener
Type of Parking Detached Garage,Driveway
Foundation Details Stone
Water View Y/N No
Lot Size Acres 0.07
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Estimated
Land Assessed Value 15000.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
# of Detached Garage Spaces 2

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Attic Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Basement Lower 1 Flooring - Concrete,Fireplace - Gas
Bedroom 2 10 X 10 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Other
Bedroom 3 11 X 9 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 4 9 X 11 Upper 2 Flooring - HardWood
Dining Room 12 X 17 Main Flooring - HardWood
Foyer 10 X 18 Main Flooring - HardWood
Kitchen 12 X 17 Main Flooring - HardWood
Laundry 5 X 10 Main Flooring - HardWood
Living Room 14 X 32 Main Flooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Gas
Primary Bedroom 12 X 16 Upper 1 Flooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Other
Utility Room Lower 1 Flooring - Concrete


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 17257

AVG $340K
AVG $2,738
AVG 479
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1989

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