1908 HESSIAN RD, READING, PA 19602$325,000


One of a kind 4,220 sq. ft. Stone Castle with Turrets, Built Circa 1929 on a 3.77 Acre partially wooded lot in the Hessian Camp Community. This timepiece treasure was peviously owned by Congressman Gus Yatron. The Congressional Law Library still remains in the First Floor Library with Original Oak Pegged Hardwood Floors and Full Leaded Glass Windows. Spectacular Formal Rooms with 12′ Ceilings on the First Floor with Convenient Powder Room. Original Authentic Hammered Bronze Railings on the Landing and Stairway, and Gate Seperating the Living Room From the Formal Dinning Room. Refinished Original Harwoood Floor with Inlay, Slate Entry & Two Fireplaces. Timeless Kitchen with 36 Handle Cherry Cabinets, Chief 5 Burner Gas Stove, Stainless Refrigerator and Newer Maytag Dishwasher. All Interior and Exterior Doors are Imported European Oak. In 2012 the Furnace was converted from Oil to Natural Gas. View the landscape of City or Entertain from the Large Slate Floor Front Porch. The Second Floor with 10′ Ceilings offers Four Spacious Bedrooms, Two of these Bedrooms share a Jack and Jill Tile Bathroom. Master Bedroom with Tile ensuite and Dressing Room. The Fourth Bedroom has its own Bathroom. The Third Floor is an Expansive 28 X 48 Open Room which would make a great Theatre Room, Entertainment Room, Artist Studio or your own Creative Idea. In the Finished Walkout Basement there is a massive Living Room with a Stone Wood Burning Fireplace with Insert and a 12000 BTU Gas Wall Stove. Off the Living Room there is a fully Equipped Kitchen, The Wine Cellar was converted to a Large Bedroom. In 2012 a New Full Spa Bath with Slate Walls and Floors, A Deep Soaker Tub and Shower was Added. This could be used as a Guest Apartment or Multi Generational Living Area. There is a one car attached Garage plus a 16 X20 Outdoor Storage Building on the Parking Area of the Home. This is a Timeless Treasure to be Sought and Appreciated for all it has to offer.

Exterior Features

  • New Construction: N
  • Property Condition: Average+
  • Design: 2-Story
  • Exterior: Stone
  • Exterior Features: Sidewalks,StreetLights
  • Electric Service: 200-300AmpEl
  • Farm: N
  • Land Only: N
  • Land SQFT: 164221
  • Land Use Code: 113
  • Lot Dimensions: IRREGTULAR
  • Lot Number: 7167
  • Parking: 3+CarParking
  • Swimming Pool: No
  • Pool Type: NoPool
  • Porch Deck: RoofDeck,Patio,Porch
  • Roof: PitchedRoof,Slate
  • Story List: Lower 1,Main,Upper 1
  • Structure List: Shed

School Details

  • School District: Reading
  • High School: READING
  • Middle/JR High:
  • Elementary School:

  • Interior Features

    • Includes: Range, Dishwasher,M Refrigerator
    • Room List: Living Room,Dining Room,Bedroom-Master,Bedroom-Second,Bedroom-Third,Bedroom-Fourth,Kitchen,Family Rm,Other Room 1,Other Room 2,Other Room 3,Den/Stdy/Lib,In-Law/auPair/Ste,Other Room 4
    • Interior Features: SecuritySys,9Ft+Ceiling,CeilngFan(s),Stain/LeadGl,CableTVWired,WhirlPool/HotTub,StallShower
    • Attics: WalkUpAttic,FlooredAttic
    • Basement: Y
    • Basement Type: Full,OutSide/WlkO,Fully Finished
    • Garage Type: Attached,InsideAccess
    • Garage Spaces: 1-CarGarage
    • Heating: Gas,Radiator
    • Hot Water: Natural Gas
    • Cooling: Wall Unit
    • Central Air: N
    • Cooking Fuel: GasCooking
    • Fireplace: Y
    • Fireplace Count: TwoFirePl
    • Fireplace Features: StoneFirePl,LR/GRFireP
    • Flooring: Wood,Vinyl,Tile/Brick
    • Handicap: None

    Water & Sewer

    • Water: Public
    • Sewer or Septic: Public Sewer

    Room Details


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    Property Summary

    Discover 1908 HESSIAN RD, READING – Listed at $325,000 located in Reading schools with 4220 square feet of space in 19602.
    Property Tax ID: 16-5316-07-59-7167.
    MLS#: 6546410  Beds: 6  Baths:/ 2  SqFt: 4220  Acre(s): 3.77

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    MLS History

    MLS # Property Type Status List Date Status Change List Price Final Price
    4992441ResidentialSOLD2007-05-292007-11-30 00:00:00$410,000  RE/MAX Of Reading
    4241980ResidentialSOLD2003-07-082003-09-19 00:00:00$249,900  Century 21 Park Road Realtors
    • 6Beds
    • 3/2Baths
    • 4220Sq.Ft.
    • 3.77Acre(s)

    Property has SOLD!

    Property Details

    • Property Type: Residential
    • Type: Detached
    • Style: Normandy
    • County: BERKS
    • School District: Reading
    • Subdivision: HESSIAN CAMP
    • Property Age: 86
    • Status: SOLD
    • Listed on: 2015-04-03
    • MLS #: 6546410
    • Taxes: 8164.00

    Cash Back: $1218


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