1415 Alsace Rd, Reading, PA 19604
1415 Alsace Rd, Reading, PA 19604
1415 Alsace Rd, Reading, PA 19604
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1415 Alsace Rd
Reading, PA 19604

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Description

Totally Remodeled Charm & Grandeur Perched on top of a large corner lot in Hampden Heights is a stately stone Tudor in pristine condition. Enhanced by 9 ft. ceilings, new hardwood floors, leaded glass windows, and solid wood doors with lead glass all throughout, this one-of-a-kind property blends old world charm with modern splendor. Venture up the stairs of the long stone walkway to the covered front entry and into the tile vestibule before being greeted by the foyer with dual closets. Hardwood flooring flows to the elegant dining room, highlighted by crown molding, large leaded windows, and double wooden and glass door access to the side porch. The chef’s dream kitchen features a center island with breakfast bar, stone wood-burning fireplace, maple cabinetry with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances including a gas stove with hood, and soaring 9 ft. ceilings that open to the large dining area. The gorgeous great room was designed for a 'hostess with the mostest', boasting large arched, leaded glass windows, stately columns with rounded edges, hardwood flooring, built-in speakers, and access to side patio, as well a full kitchenette with island, refrigerator, ample cabinetry, and desk area. Upstairs, the spacious Master bedroom enjoys Parquet flooring, crown molding, and speaker system, opening up to a private bathroom with columned entry, double vanity, tile shower with glass door, and whirlpool tub. The second floor also features three more bedrooms with crown molding, one of which has Bamboo hardwood and access to the side balcony, while the other two have Parquet hardwood; one that also has side balcony access, and the other its own private deck over the garage. In the hallway, there’s a full bathroom with laundry chute, shower tub, and double vanity, as well as a second bathroom with tile shower and pedestal sink and walk-in closet for extra clothing. A fifth bedroom can be found on the walkup third floor with an on-suite tile bathroom with pedestal tub, and vaulted ceilings, plus hardwood flooring, several storage areas and closets, including a large cedar walk-in, and access to attic. Downstairs is a large rec room with slate flooring, solid wood doors, and stone wood-burning fireplace, full bathroom with tile, stall shower, and laundry with built-in cabinets, slate flooring, and access to outside. Watch the changing seasons from any of multiple outdoor living areas; from the spacious covered side porch with beautiful stone arched passageways and walls, wood ceiling, patterned concrete floor, grilling area, and electric fireplace to the spacious side patio surrounded by peaceful and private landscaping.

Home Highlights

Parking
2 Car Garage
Outdoor
Porch, Patio
A/C
Heating & Cooling
HOA
None
Price/Sqft
$153
Listed
180+ days ago

Home Details for 1415 Alsace Rd

Interior Features

Interior Details
Basement: Full,Finished,Heated,Walkout Stairs,WindowsNumber of Rooms: 1
Beds & Baths
Number of Bedrooms: 5Number of Bathrooms: 6Number of Bathrooms (full): 4Number of Bathrooms (half): 2Number of Bathrooms (main level): 1
Dimensions and Layout
Living Area: 4253 Square Feet
Appliances & Utilities
Appliances: Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Dryer, Self Cleaning Oven, Oven, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliance(s), Washer, Water Heater, Gas Water HeaterDishwasherDryerLaundry: In Basement,Laundry Chute,Laundry RoomRefrigeratorWasher
Heating & Cooling
Heating: Radiator,OilHas CoolingAir Conditioning: Window Unit(s),ElectricHas Heating
Fireplace & Spa
Number of Fireplaces: 3Fireplace: Electric, Wood Burning, StoneSpa: BathHas a FireplaceHas a Spa
Gas & Electric
Electric: 200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers
Windows, Doors, Floors & Walls
Window: Window TreatmentsFlooring: Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Slate, Wood Floors
Levels, Entrance, & Accessibility
Stories: 2.5Levels: 2.5Accessibility: NoneFloors: Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Slate, Wood Floors
Security
Security: Security System

Exterior Features

Exterior Home Features
Roof: Pitched Slate Architectural ShinglePatio / Porch: Patio, PorchOther Structures: Above Grade, Below GradeExterior: Lighting, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Balconies- MultipleFoundation: Stone
Parking & Garage
Number of Garage Spaces: 2Number of Covered Spaces: 2Open Parking Spaces: 2No CarportHas a GarageHas an Attached GarageHas Open ParkingParking Spaces: 4Parking: Built In,Garage Faces Side,Garage Door Opener,Paved Driveway,Attached Garage,Driveway
Pool
Pool: None
Frontage
Responsible for Road Maintenance: Boro/TownshipNot on Waterfront
Water & Sewer
Sewer: Public Sewer
Finished Area
Finished Area (above surface): 3478 Square FeetFinished Area (below surface): 775 Square Feet

Days on Market

Days on Market: 180+

Property Information

Year Built
Year Built: 1929
Property Type / Style
Property Type: ResidentialProperty Subtype: Single Family ResidenceStructure Type: DetachedArchitecture: Tudor
Building
Construction Materials: Stone, StuccoNot a New Construction
Property Information
Condition: ExcellentIncluded in Sale: All Appliances, Grill, Shed, Window TreatmentsParcel Number: 17531731387120

Price & Status

Price
Price Per Sqft: $153
Status Change & Dates
Possession Timing: Negotiable

Active Status

MLS Status: ACTIVE

Location

Direction & Address
Community: Hampden Heights
School Information
Elementary School District: ReadingJr High / Middle School District: ReadingHigh School District: Reading

Agent Information

Listing Agent
MLS/Source ID: PABK378974

Community

Not Senior Community

HOA

No HOA

Lot Information

Lot Area: 22651.2 Square Feet

Listing Info

Special Conditions: Standard

Offer

Listing Agreement Type: Exclusive Right To SellListing Terms: Cash, Conventional, VA Loan

Tax Information

Annual Tax Amount: $10,383Tax Lot: 7120

Compensation

Buyer Agent Commission: 3Buyer Agent Commission Type: % Of Gross

Business

Business Information
Ownership: Fee Simple

Miscellaneous

BasementMunicipality: READING CITYAttic: Attic
Last check for updates: 18 minutes ago
Listing courtesy of Eric J Miller
RE/MAX Of Reading, (610) 670-2770
Source: Bright MLS, MLS#PABK378974
Also Listed on RE/MAX International.

Price History for 1415 Alsace Rd

Event DetailsPrice
06/10/2021
Listed For Sale
Bright MLS #PABK378974
$650K

11/20/2013
ListingRemoved
Agent Provided
$495K

03/29/2011
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$495K

10/20/2010
PriceChange
Agent Provided
$500K

06/19/2009
Listed For Sale
Agent Provided
$545K

12/06/2004
Sold
Public Records
$273K

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Property Taxes and Assessment

Year2021
Tax$10,383
Assessment$237,500
Home facts updated by county records

Price Trends

For homes in 19604
$97,307
Typical home value
This home: $649,900 85% above
$69
Typical Home Value by sqft
This home: $153 55% above
Price trends provided by third party data sources.

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1415 Alsace Rd, Reading, PA 19604 is a 5 bedroom, 6 bathroom, 4,253 sqft single-family home built in 1929. This property is currently available for sale and was listed by Bright MLS on Jun 8, 2021. The MLS # for this home is MLS# PABK378974.