Listed By:
Weichert Realtors
280 Chestnut Street, Mertztown, PA
$ 299,000
Property Attributes
  • ID#PABK2039564
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyBERKS
  • CityMertztown
  • AreaLongswamp Twp
  • NeighborhoodLongswamp Twp
  • Zip19539
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes$ 4197
  • Price$ 299,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage3364
  • Lot Size0.7 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Unlock the potential of this charming and unique home with a rich history! Live comfortably on the first floor while you embark on a renovation journey to restore the second and third levels to their former grandeur. Potential for in-law quarters, extended family living or renovate back into one magnificent home offering endless possibilities for creating your dream homestead. First level offers open concept kitchen/living area, laundry room, full bath- as well as two bedrooms, sitting area and side enclosed porch with private side entry. Second and third level of this home offers magnificent untapped potential including a private and separate front entrance, grand foyer area, enclosed front porch -which could be converted back to open and covered space to sit out and enjoy- and oversized rooms to create your perfect living space all of which are awaiting your finishing touches and design. Spacious two car detached garage, large yard. Unique property offering endless potential and opportunity! Great location and Brandywine Heights SD. Home is being sold as-is.

Price History
2/12/2024 Listed $299,000

General Features

Sewer On Site Septic
Heating Baseboard - Electric
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s),Window Unit(s)
Possession Negotiable
Roof Asphalt
Zoning 115 RES
Garage Spaces 2.00
Pool Y/N No Pool
Architectural Style Colonial
Construction Materials Stucco,Other,Vinyl Siding
Year Built 1900
Levels 2
Tax Year 2023
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel None
Accessibility Level Entry - Main
County BERKS
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name LONGSWAMP TWP
Garage Y/N Yes
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade
Directions RT 222 South,Make Left onto Farmington Rd,Turn Right onto Chestnut ST- Travel approx. 300 Ft to next Stop sign and make left. Home on left
ModificationTimestamp 2024-02-12T14:09:18
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Senior Community Y/N No
MLS Area Longswamp Twp (10259)
Lot Size Square Feet 30492.00
Tax Assessed Value 89600.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Tax Annual Amount 4197.41
Home Warranty Y/N No
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Price Per Sq Ft 88.88
Acceptable Financing Cash,Conventional
Historic Y/N No
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Total SQFT 3364
Days on Market 65
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Estimated
Buyer Agent Compensation Type % Of Gross
Association Recreation Fee No

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Oil
Basement Dirt Floor,Outside Entrance,Poured Concrete,Unfinished
Hot Water Oil
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Above Grade Finished Area 3364
Full Baths 2
Central Air Y/N No
Total Bedrooms 6
Main Level Bedrooms 3
LivingAreaSource Estimated
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
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

Water Source Well
Total Parking Spaces 2
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry,Garage Door Opener,Additional Storage Area,Oversized
Type of Parking Detached Garage,Driveway,Off Street
Foundation Details Other
Spa No
Water View Y/N No
Lot Size Acres 0.70
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Estimated
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
# of Detached Garage Spaces 2


  • 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 19539

AVG $360K
AVG $5,378
AVG 175
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1958

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