611 W Market St, Pottsville, PA 17901

$269,900
5
BD
3
BA
3,112
SqFt
List Price
$269,900
Days on Market
69
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
PASK2002224
Bedrooms
5
Bathrooms
3
Full Baths
3
Living Area
3,112
Lot Size (Acres)
0.07
Style
Traditional
Year Built
1901
County
Schuylkill
School District
Pottsville Area

Property Description

Welcome to the Bock Home in historic Garfield Square in downtown Pottsville. Located just steps from America's Oldest Brewery, Yeungling, this townhome was built by James Bock in 1901 and had remained in the family until the 1970's. A unique one of a kind rare find. A beautiful brick facade is accented with a period specific color palette used on the exterior trim and doors. The current owner has done remarkable job of restoring the most of the home to it's original condition. Rich with architectural details abound- 10ft foot ceilings, hardwood floors, rare chestnut wood throughout most of the home, trim molding including crown and base moldings, stained glass windows, functional solid wood pocket doors, 3 story open stairwell....absolutely stunning. The living room boasts a European gas insert fireplace with decorative wood and tile surround. A sitting room is situated between the living and dining room... a great gathering place. The grand dining room with crystal chandelier and stained glass windows will host your guests offering plenty of room for an expansive dining table. An eat in kitchen with custom cabinets and original built in glass cupboard is flanked by a walk in pantry and laundry area with plenty of storage. A full bath with shower is also conveniently located on this floor. As you climb the staircase, notice the attention to details with the striking wall covering and solid stained chestnut wood banisters. The second floor presents the primary bedroom, secondary bedroom, kitchenette, office/bedroom and chicly remodeled bathroom. Blending the new and the old, the bath has tiled surround and floors while holding onto the old with the original marble sink and mirrored medicine cabinet. Additional storage and a second custom curved stained wood stairwell is located at the rear of the second floor and leads to the dining room. The 3rd floor you will find an additional 2 bedrooms and another newly remodeled full bath with tiled shower/floors and large walk in closet. If you are looking for a business venture, the floorplan throughout the home could make an ideal set up for a bed and breakfast or short term vacation rental. Many unique custom built ins are found through out the home including the service bar on 3rd floor for your guests. The outside private side entrance is accessed through the iron gate leading to the formal 2 tier court yard with Italian age stone water fountain. The tongue and groove covered patio is easily cooled with a ceiling fan .... a wonderful place to sit and relax. You will find an oversized 2 car garage with 2 man doors at the rear of the property, one of the few homes boasting this feature. Don't miss your opportunity to own a piece of history with this well-appointed move in ready home.

Additional Information

Area
Pottsville (13368)
Subdivision
Pottsville
Taxes
$2293
School District
Pottsville Area
Fireplaces
1
Fireplace Description
Insert, Gas/Propane
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
2
Heating
Steam, Radiator
Heating Fuel
Natural Gas
Cooling
Window Unit(s)
Water
Public
Sewer
Public Sewer
Room Level
Living Room: Main, Sitting Room: Main, Dining Room: Main, Full Bath: Main, Kitchen: Main, Laundry: Main, Primary Bedroom: Upper 1, Bedroom 2: Upper 1, Full Bath: Upper 1, Bedroom 3: Upper 2, Bedroom 4: Upper 2, Full Bath: Upper 2, Bedroom 3: Upper 1
Basement
Yes

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Listing courtesy of BHHS Homesale Realty - Schuylkill Haven.