Historic 1927 ‘Rose Cottage’ English Tudor Lists for $574,900 in Reading, Pennsylvania
$574,900 | Built 1927 | 4,040 Sq. Ft. | 4 Beds | 4.5+ Baths | 0.25 Acres
901 N 3rd St, Reading, PA 19601
The crown jewel of Reading’s Centre Park Historical District and the ultimate charm & character home- every inch of this English Tudor is awe-striking both inside and out. Over $300,000 in upgrades including a 142k slate roof and completely updated whole-house plumbing and electrical. Designed by local architect Frederick H Muhlenberg, this rambling Tudor Revival style home was originally for the family of attorney John Frame in 1926. Upon entry, the office/sunroom is straight ahead with formal dining room to the left and formal living area to the right. Kitchen features a butler’s nook and walk-in pantry, as well as breakfast & tea nook which leads to an upgraded patio with premium hardscaping, pergola and built in grill.
The master bedroom is immense and includes not one, but two full bathrooms. Two additional bedrooms are on the 2nd floor with a full bath in-between. The upper level has another bedroom and full bath plus cedar closet and large attic room for storage. Lower level is extremely charming with built in bar, half bath, living and gaming area and elegant spa room. Exterior landscaping is pristine with manicured beds, extensive flowers, shrubs and landscaping, and multiple porches and patios. Driveway is new and also hardscaped. Furniture is valuable, vintage and negotiable. The capacity for hosting dinners and like parties at this mansion cannot be underestimated, as it is an absolute signature setup for it. A walk-through video and illustration is available by clicking on the video icon!