$1,485,000

1228 Reading Blvd

WYOMISSING PA, 19610

Description

Now is the time to own one of the most historic and gracious homes constructed in Wyomissing proper in 1922. The present owners searched for a builder who could work with their vision to bridge the home from past to present while retaining its grace , unique character but adding all modern amenities! With over 7,445 sq ft the home has 6 bedrooms, 5 full and 3 half baths. The two-story foyer offers a dramatic entry with an impressive stairway and arched column entries to the formal dining and living rooms. The formal living room features two sets of original 18 window paneled French doors that open to the brick patio. A gorgeous new kitchen has coordinated granite colors that complement the custom cabinetry throughout the kitchen. There is a 14 ft dining island plus a full dining area overlooking the kitchen, additionally a second work island for food prep and organization. There are 2 full size dishwashers, 2 refrigerators, induction cooktop 2 sinks, a wine refrigerator, and separate ice maker to complete this amazing gourmet kitchen. The heart of the home is a great room created when a hidden ceiling was opened and lifted to create a 20 ft French country ceiling with two luxury chandeliers and huge wood beams .A stone fireplace enhances the warm ambiance. On the 2nd floor, The spacious master bedroom suite is a private oasis with a lovely sitting area, oversized walk-in closet, and a tremendous master bath ensuite with stone travertine flooring, two large vanities and water closet. The 2nd level also has 4 more bedrooms and 2 full baths. The 3rd floor has another bedroom and full bath. Additionally, the lower level has been completely restored and renovated. An iron banister and railing that were handmade locally grace the stairs that lead to the space. The original canning and potato cellar has been redone to hold a wine collection. A game room sports the original shuffleboard tiled flooring and half bath. Step down and you are in a fully equipped entertainment room with a granite full bar that seats 5, a generous sitting area with custom cabinets & fireplace. There is additional space that is currently used for a gym. Custom hardscaping and landscaping adorn a huge, flat yard. The home is within walking distance to the stone house, community pool, the park system, as well as West Reading for shopping, restaurants, and Tower Health. Set up a private tour to see this spectacular home!

Details

MLS#PABK356284
Listing TypeFor Sale
StyleHouse
Sub-TypeResale
StatusActive
Year1922
Days On Site12

Features

Bed(s)6
Bath(s) 5 Full, 3 Half
SQ Feet9,748
Garage3
Acreage0.62

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Area Information

StatePA
CityWYOMISSING
Zip Code19610
AreaWyomissing Boro (10296)
Community NameNONE AVAILABLE
School DistrictWYOMISSING AREA
Listing VS Median (in NONE AVAILABLE)
Price:
$1,485,000
low | high
Med:
$244,800
100% of Average
SqFt:
9,748
low | high
Med:
1,656
100% of Average
$ / SqFt:
$152
low | high
Med:
$148
52.96237739716% of Average
On Site:
12
low | high
Med:
64
18.75% of Average
Listing Updated: 03/31/2020
MLS Number: PABK356284
Listing Provided By:
Lisa Tiger  of  Century 21 Gold