Americas oldest Gothic Revival Home right in the heart of Schuylkill County Pennsylvania is nestled on a top of a hill top in the county seat of Pottsville. This picturesque home was built in 1829 and is listed on the National Historic Registry. The home was purchased by the current owners and have been there residence since 2004.The owners have meticulous refurbished and updated its interior craftsman woodwork and trim, one-story bay windows, its verge boards, gable trim, gothic windows, steep pitched roofs and gothic front door. The current owners ran a well renowned Bed and Breakfast (the Partridge House) from 2005-2018. The B&B earned several readers choice awards for best place to stay locally and a 5 star rating on Trip Advisor. The B&B has hosted guests from 23 countries and 48 states. As you enter the home through its 9' fully restored Gothic doors into the quaint marble floored foyer with hand painted ceiling. You the enter the main hallway with 12' ceilings and instantly feel the old victorian charm the home has to offer. To the left is the main sitting parlor complete with stained glass windows and all of the exquisite detailed moldings. To the right of the grand hallway is the former ballroom that has been used as the dining area for the B&B. Gorgeous antique chandelier and detailed molding adorn this grand room. Further down the hallway we find the formal library with beautiful marble fireplace, Built-in bookcases and curios. Going up the stairs to the second floor is made easy with a 1900's chairlift which is still operational today. The second floor is where you will find 4 bedrooms and 4 bathrooms (each with its own Jacuzzi whirlpool tub). One of the bedrooms has the bath ensuite. The other 3 bedrooms have the corresponding baths on the west hall of the floor. All of the bedrooms in the home have been meticulously decorated based on beautiful fragrant flowers. The rooms include the Magnolia room, Rose room, Wisteria room, Morning glory room, Voilet room, and the Aster room. The third floor offers 3 more bedrooms and 2 more baths. The north bedroom is a very large bedroom with a ensuite bath. The other full bath on this floor has laundry hookup. Additional outdoor stairway leads from the 3rd floor to the rear parking area. The rear parking area has ample parking for your family and guests. Every aspect of this home and outdoor areas have been thought out thoroughly. The rear walls of the home offer a drainage system moving all rainwater to the street. The property sits on .37 breathtaking acres. The English style gardens perfect for your afternoon tea. Beautiful landscaped grounds with tiered garden beds and picturesque shade trees adorn the property.
Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Of Reading.