1926 Muhlenberg Brothers-Designed Tudor Revival Pending Sale in Reading, Pennsylvania

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1926 Muhlenberg Brothers-Designed Tudor Revival Pending Sale in Reading, Pennsylvania

$599,900 | Built 1926 | 5,072 Sq. Ft. | 6 Beds | 6.5 Baths | 0.92 Acres
1802 Hill Rd, Reading, PA 19602
Designed by the Muhlenberg Brothers in 1926, this stunning Tudor Revival home in the Hessian Camp enclave of Reading, Pennsylvania is pending sale after recently hitting the market for $599,900. Listing details: Welcome to PennCrest, a Tudor Revival home designed by leading Reading architecture firm Muhlenberg Brothers in 1926. The home is prominently positioned on a .91-Acre landscaped lot in the historic Hessian Camp enclave. You will love its beautiful lawns, gardens with impressive stone walls, and flagstone walkways. It was built by a prominent industrialist for his wife, a best-selling author/ playwright, and their family. This impeccably maintained home is steeped in history. It was built with entertaining in mind. The home has welcomed pillars of the business, and literary world, as well as celebrities over the years. 2-time Pulitzer Prize-winning NY playwright Lynn Nottage and Emmy Award-winning film director Tony Gerber choose PennCrest for a documentary film project in 2018. You will be impressed with its exceptional quality and charm, combining old world with modern amenities and conveniences. It’s truly an inviting, comfortable, light-filled home. The main level offers a richly paneled great room with a beamed ceiling and gorgeous fireplace (one of 6 fireplaces).
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Leaded glass casement windows flanking both sides of the room allow for an abundance of natural light and views. The room includes a wet bar secretly tucked away behind a doorway. A butler buzzer is operational and will entertain your friends! A chef’s kitchen with Carrara Quartz Island is just one of the gathering points for friends and family. Appliances include- Pro Series gas stove, Subzero refrigerator, dual-zone wine cooler, and high-end convection/microwave with speed-cooking adding a 2nd oven. Large pantry for storage, a wall-mounted Samsung 4K HD flat-screen TV is a nice enhancement to the space. In addition, the kitchen offers direct access to a grilling patio area. As a bonus, there is a second Subzero refrigerator in the utility/laundry room. The formal dining room showcases a large elegant fireplace with lighted plaster bas-relief surround entitled. The dining room has direct access to a lovely brick floored screen porch which flows out to a private flagstone patio in a courtyard setting with a natural basalts column water feature.
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Enjoy mornings or evenings after dinner in the cozy library/den with floor-to-ceiling period bookcases and corner angled fireplace with newly installed gas insert. A few steps down off the kitchen is the original billiard room, used by current owners as a home office/media room. It’s complete with a stone fireplace, large windows, and a door that provides access to the backyard area of the home. The upper reaches of the home offers 5 en-suites, each with private tiled bathrooms; two bedrooms with fireplaces! Additionally, there is a separate maid’s quarters with a bedroom, sitting room, and full bath perfect for an au pair. The 3rd level offers a finished room which was used as the private writing room for the original owner. Adjacent attic space has a large walk-in cedar closet for off-season storage This home features an abundance of large closets with auto light feature to meet all your storage needs. Gas hot water heating system with a 3-zone central air for year-round comfort. You will love the spacious 3-car heated garage! Come see this extraordinary home today! This exemplary property is pending sale and on the market for $599,900 with Bill Sands of Sands & Company Real Estate.
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