827 Philadelphia Avenue

  • $1,295,000
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827, Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 17201, United States
Featured For Sale
827, Philadelphia Avenue, Chambersburg, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, 17201, United States
  • $1,295,000

Description

Truly one of a kind. Known as “Oak Hill” this Italianate Villa has been restored to all its grandeur. This mansion boasts 6 bedrooms, 5 and a half bathrooms, 3.15 +/- acres, over 9,000 +/- square feet, 11 foot ceilings, ornate moldings, inlaid hardwood floors, 5 fireplaces, large functioning pocket doors, multiple covered porches and deck. Construction began prior to the Civil War and was completed afterward. The first family to occupy Oak Hill was the Honorable William Stenger in 1875. Mr. Stenger served as the District Attorney of Franklin County. The current owners, who purchased the home in 1995 have meticulously restored and added to the home with no expense spared. First floor living room, billiard room, parlor, sunroom, grand formal dining room with custom made chandelier from Prague and fireplace, doors wrapped in fine Italian leather lead into the butler’s pantry and mudroom. Monticello style window leads you from the living room to the covered wraparound porch. Part of the modern two-story addition, the kitchen includes; a Sub-Zero refrigerator, Wolf gas range, professional grade hood, two Bosch dishwashers, built-in Sub-Zero icemaker, Sub-Zero wine cooler, built-in Sub-Zero food warmer, granite countertops, custom cabinetry, heated hardwood floors, dining area with fireplace, walk out to covered porch and deck. The mezzanine area consists of heated floors, sitting area, second floor porch, full bath with washer and dryer, a bedroom currently used as a media room with a fireplace and full bathroom. Continuing to the second floor you’ll find a large center hall, 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, a sleeping porch that’s accessed from a bedroom via a Monticello style window. The primary suite consists of a walk-in closet and access to a Jack and Jill bathroom. 2 separate walk-up floored attics, the main attic has a widow’s walk. The full basement includes a spacious workshop, fitness room, game room, utility room, a 19th century brick wine cellar, multiple large unfinished rooms great for storage. Basement is walkout level to backyard. Inground pool with pool house. Expansive backyard backs to trees. 2 car attached garage, carriage porte-coch√®re, circular driveway. Extensive landscaping. Adjacent to Wilson College. Minutes to I-81. Convenient to schools, shopping, grocery, etc. An information package is available, including details of the extensive renovations and history.

Details

Property ID
410577
6
Bedrooms
5.5
Bathrooms
Square Footage
9767
Lot Size
3.15
Year Built
1865
Style
Italianate
Updated on September 12, 2022 at 2:50 pm

Address

  • Address 827 Philadelphia Avenue
  • City Chambersburg
  • State Pennsylvania
  • Zip/Postal Code 17201
  • Country United States

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Toby Wantz
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