Sold for $310,000 on July 30, 2020

438 Forest Lane
Shoemakersville, Pennsylvania 19555

Neighborhood: 19555

  • 3 beds
  • 3 baths(2 full, 1 half)
  • Built 1960
  • 3145 sq. ft.
  • $99/sq. ft.
  • 2019 Taxes $7,661
  • Status: Sold
  • MLS:PABK356442
  • Last Checked:
  • Last Updated: 2 months ago


Serenity IS For Sale ~~At the end of the day return to your 8+ acre Northern Berks hillside private oasis with its magnificent views. Choose to relax on either of the enclosed patios enjoying the mountain vistas that will never cease to amaze. The slate floors, ramps and wrought iron railings on the patio lend to its handicap accessibility. This quality built 1960 stone rancher with three finished lower level recreational spaces provides the room to live and grow and the unique H design structure makes it your own! The enclosed picnic pavilion and workshop with its outdoor fireplaces are features enhanced by the mature landscaping. Landscape your own outdoor rooms to create your very own sanctuary. The built- in 2 car lower level garage and the additional single car shed/garage provide ample storage. The handicap first floor tiled laundry and bath just off the rear entrance are a recent renovation. The formal dining room has its own beautiful views and when you have hardwood floors throughout, stone fireplaces in the kitchen, living room and lower level recreation room the design possibilities are endless. NO, the house is not new but when built in 1960 all attention to detail was considered to produce stunning results! The overall results produced a one of a kind home. Call Today to See It Tomorrow!Please Note the assessment and taxes only reflect the house on 1 acre. Recent subdivision increased land with the home to 8.75 Acres! Property to be reassessed . Total taxes on the 4 parcels combined is $7661.

Listing courtesy of Sandra J Behm, BHHS Homesale Realty- Reading Berks Bought with Diane Dries

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Property Details

Key Details
  • # Beds: 3
  • # Baths: 3
  • Sq. Ft.: 3145
  • $/Sq. Ft.: $99
  • Built in: 1960
  • # Days on Market: 221
    Exterior Features
    • Attached: No
    • Architectural Style: Ranch/Rambler,Traditional
    • Patio/Porch Features: Enclosed, Porch(es)
    • Roofing: Shingle
    • # of Garage Spaces: 3
    Interior Features
    • Sq. Ft.: 3145
    • Flooring: Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Slate
    • Rooms Total: 9
    • Basement information: Full,Drain,Garage Access,Heated,Interior Access,Outside Entrance,Partially Finished,Poured Concrete,Shelving,Side Entrance
    • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
    • Below Grade Finished Areas: 1200
    • Other Features: Attic, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Country, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Table Space, Master Bath(s), Stall Shower, Wet/Dry Bar, Window Treatments, Wood Floors
    • Cooling Type: Central A/C
    • Heating Type: Baseboard - Electric, Wall Unit
    • Electric: 200+ Amp Service,Circuit Breakers,Generator
    • Sewer: On Site Septic
    • Water Source: Well
    • # of Bedrooms: 3
    • # of Bathrooms (full): 2
    • # of Bathrooms (half): 1
    • Appliances: Cooktop, Dryer, Dryer - Front Loading, Washer, Water Heater
    • Fireplace (Y/N): Yes
    • # of Fireplaces: 3
    • Fireplace Features: Equipment, Stone
    Living Room
    • Dimensions: 20x14
    Dining Room
    • Dimensions: 14x10
    Bedroom 1
    • Dimensions: 14x12
    • Dimensions: 17x13
    Bedroom 3
    • Dimensions: 10x10
    • Dimensions: 14x7
    • Dimensions: 16x14
    Bedroom 2
    • Dimensions: 14x9
    Recreation Room
    • Dimensions: 28x14
    • Dimensions: 17x13
    Property/Lot Information
    Property Information
    • Days on Market: 221
    • Tax Info: $7,661
    • Tax Annual Amount: $7,661
    • Tax Year: 2019
    Lot Information
    • Lot Sq. Ft.: 381150
    • Lot Size Dimensions: 0.00 x 0.00
    • Living Area: 3145
    • Acres: 8.75

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