Listen to the soothing ripple of the wandering creek, the faint rumble of the steam locomotive. IN THE DISTANCE, JULY 1, 1863. You can hear the first shot fired starting the battle of Gettysburg. Circa 1850 " Plank Farm" , Pre-Civil War Stone Farm House situated on 15.28 acres just 5 minutes to historic downtown and Gettysburg Battlefields. House features a lovely sitting room boasting the stone walls, large living room with built-ins, fireplace with insert, & crown molding, bright dinning room, and eat in kitchen with second staircase leading to a secret loft. Home offers deep window sills, beautiful mantel, and nice natural lighting. First floor has laundry room, bedroom, and half bath, second story offers 3 additional bedrooms, full bath and walk-up attic. (Civil war rifle found under the attic floorboards will convey with the home) Estate grounds feature a 26x22 board and baton barn with deck, an amazing pond with established wildlife, mature tree varieties to include, willow, magnolia, sycamore, cypress, and pines, just to name a few. Vegetable garden, pasture area for any desired livestock, beautifully maintained creek frontage, and a secret garden?. This property is very private, access is back a long lane, many civil war artifacts have been found on the grounds. Here is an opportunity to reside on an authentic civil war homestead. Property is enrolled in the Clean & Green program for additional tax relief.
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