Magical and pristine 10-acre property in Conoy Township. This circa 1720’s German center chimney house has an extensive history and was originally built by early German settlers. The original home was constructed on site with cedar wood from brought in from Canada and ironstone quarried from the area itself. While it still holds historic character and charm, it contains updated 21st century design but still holds onto its historical values. The original first section of the house at the front is stone with covered front porch leading into the foyer. Throughout the home you will find old heart pine flooring, 18” walls, deep windowsills, antique hardware on the doorknobs and hinges, and pleasant surprises around every turn. Everything in this home is custom designed and created; and the addition was designed with low maintenance in mind. Each door has its own handle and design. Exposed stone walls in the hallway and living room showcase large built-in shelves and a wood burning fireplace. Down the hall is an exposed stone wall with built-in cabinets that contain a wine fridge and wine storage. A doorway off the foyer leads up to the 2nd floor with a large walk-in closet. A 2nd owner’s suite contains hardwood floors, a corner spot for a stove, and its own fantastic private bath boasting a soaking tub, oversized walk-in shower, dual vanities, and a heated towel rack. A staircase to the 3rd story houses a brick center piece and open space that could be used as a lounge, playroom, nursey, or office; it has endless possibilities. The newer section of the home opens into the kitchen and is a gorgeous area that everyone will congregate in. It features a large center island with breakfast bar, custom cabinets, high end appliances that make cooking and baking fun, and a swing door to a walk-in pantry. The bright and cozy breakfast area overlooks the patio area and has a direct view of the kitchen. A large sunken family room shines with tile floors and sizable wood burning fireplace. An additional staircase leads up to a landing that unveils a full bath and 2 spacious bedrooms with a closet, as well as the owner’s bedroom. This suite is spacious, has its own private balcony, walk-in closet, and its own private bath with dual vanities, tub/shower combo, and built-in speakers. The exterior of the property is pristine with gorgeous landscaping, exterior pine, solid copper downspouts and gutters. Relax and entertain on the screened-in deck, multiple patios, or in the lawns. There is also a chicken coop, raised garden beds. There is a large barn with 4-car garage. The garage can be used to house vehicles or become a workshop throughout the barn. The barn and pastures have endless possibility with wildlife running through them such as deer, turkey, and many types of birds. There is space for hobbies such as workshops, garages, extra storage, animals/livestock, vehicles-bikes, 4 wheelers, tractors, gator and more. The property has been extensively renovated and constructed and includes 3-central vac systems, hookups for a generator, main floor and lower-level laundry hook ups. Kennel room with half covered and half uncovered dog runs, plus an animal tub as well. An added bonus is the beautifully placed illuminating walkway. The property is clean & green, and no chemicals or pesticides have been used on the property in the past 30 years. Close to dining, shopping and entertainment. Plus, it is close to the Susquehanna river for-boating, fishing and kayaking, Trop Gun Shop, and Elizabethtown College. Don’t wait schedule a showing today and be a part of the next chapter in this magnificent Elizabethtown oasis that combines history, charm and modern convenience while offering country living at its finest.
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