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Just listed! Picturesque Arts & Crafts Four Square

Posted by Jolenta Averill on Wednesday, May 13th, 2009 at 9:43am.

picturesque Arts & Crafts foursquareThis impeccably restored and beautifully maintained Arts & Crafts Four Square turns 100 years old this year! Nestled on a double lot comprised of over an acre of land* it features:

  • living room with freestanding soapstone wood stove (you can easily and cost-effectively heat the whole house with it)
  • parlor/dining room
  • large eat-in kitchen with double-sided pine built-ins
  • screened-in porch in front (just repainted)
  • 3-season back porch (with new windows)
  • four nice-sized bedrooms (one on the main floor which doubles as a guest room with walk-through half bath)
  • spacious family bathroom with clawfoot tub/shower
  • spectacular walk-up attic with two huge dormered windows (both new) suitable for turning into a Master suite with sitting area and walk-in closet

This has to be the best-preserved example of a home this age that I have ever seen. It's simply oozing with charm and boasts a ton of original features such as:

  • extensive Douglas fir woodwork
  • maple hardwood floors
  • Douglas fir floors
  • pristine pine built-ins with original patina
  • 5-panel doors with all original brass hardware
  • 10 foot ceilings
  • leaded glass windows
  • mature trees including white pine, spruce, maple, plus many mature perrenials

In addition, the home has been extensively updated and exceptionally well-maintained:

  • new exterior paint (May 2009)
  • newer roofs (main house roof 1994, back porch roof 2007, cellar door roof 2009)
  • newer water heater (2007)
  • remodeled bath
  • remodeled 3-season porch (2009)
  • updated electrical (200 amp)
  • pressure tank
  • new steel chimney (2008)
  • newer Larson storms & other new windows in 3-season & attic (2009)
  • furnace replaced in 1994
Please contact Jolenta Averill at 608.230.5553 to schedule your private showing or visit N3981 Hwy A in Doylestown for more pictures, maps, and details.

*second lot may be buildable

 

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Jolenta Averill, Principal
Lake & City Homes Realty
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