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1540 Fels Road

Quakertown, PA 18951

Historic, authentic stone 2.5 story German farmhouse in beautiful Bucks County. Constructed in the mid-1750's, this unique architectural gem has been refurbished over the years to historic artisan quality finish, but with all of the modern amenities tastefully added that you would want, including dual high-efficiency heat pump/AC systems, granite countertops, sanded and refinished wide-plank wood flooring, massive and architecturally interesting open wood beams and joists, huge walk-in fireplace, high ceilings, master bath, four bedrooms- 2.5 baths, first floor laundry room, mud room, etc. This 24.4 acre property is a perfect gentlemen's farm, with quiet back fields and wooded areas that offer privacy, valuable timber, open spaces and room to roam, hunt or enjoy, and yet it is very convenient to all major arteries. The fully documented Deed history and burial records dating back to the 1750's verify its origin to America's Colonial period The original owner fought in the Revolutionary War, and his son was a convicted member of the Fries Rebellion (also known as the Second American Revolution) and was spared/pardoned by President John Adams! A newer built detached 2-Story stone constructed garage/barn with an open 670 SqFt 2nd floor with massive post and beam trusses, a fireplace and electricity offers potential extra living/office space or barn-style parties. This is an absolute must see historic stone farmhouse and property. The property in under PA Act 319 for lower taxes, but there are no open space restrictions.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Colonial
Design
2.5-Story
Fireplaces
2
Garage Spaces
2
Parking
3+ Car Parking
Pool Type
No Pool
Basement
Partial, Unfinished
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
None Available
Middle School
MILFORD
High School
QUAKERTOWN
Area
Milford Township
City
Quakertown
County
Bucks County
Cooking Fuel: Electric Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Detached, Oversized Garage
Hot Water: Oil
Land SqFt: 1,060,860
Laundry Type: Main-Floor Laundry
Area: Milford Township
Lot Area Acreage: 24.350000
Lot Description: Irregular Lot, Open Lot, Trees/Wooded, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 420
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR
Main Entrance: Foyer, Living Ro
Main Floor Half Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 2800
Ownership: Fee Simple
Pets Allowed: Yes
Porch/Deck: Porch
Property Age: 176
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof
Room Count: 11
Structures: Barn/Farm Building(s)
Upper Floor Baths: 2
Year Rehabilitated: 2015
Zoning Code: RA
Heat: Oil, Heat Pump/Electric Backup, Hot Water, Forced Air
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Well
Sewer: On-Site Septic
Room List
Living Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Den/Stdy/Lib, Workshop, Mudroom, Laundry Room
Stories
Main, Upper 1
Interior Features: Skylight(s), Vaulted Ceiling, Cable TV-Wired, Exposed Beams, Stall Shower, Replacement Windows
Appliances: KitIsland, Oven-
Basement Type: Partial, Unfinished
Fireplace Features: FamRoomFireP, Main Bedroom Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick
Exterior: Stone
Tax Year
2016
Total Taxes
$5,818

Area Highlights

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Faraco's Pizza

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Distance: 2.3 Miles

Rating 14 reviews
Caitlyn & Cody's Diner

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Distance: 2.32 Miles

Rating 64 reviews
5 Points Bar and Grill

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Distance: 2.42 Miles

Rating 4 reviews
Jamison Publick House

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Distance: 2.46 Miles

Rating 56 reviews
Spinnerstown Hotel

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Distance: 2.56 Miles

Rating 76 reviews
Friendly's

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Distance: 2.77 Miles

Rating 6 reviews
Fino's La Cantina

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Distance: 2.82 Miles

Rating 13 reviews
Trum Tavern

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Distance: 2.85 Miles

Rating 2 reviews
Powderbourne Sportsman's Club

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Distance: 3.02 Miles

Rating 26 reviews
Tosco's Restaurant

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Distance: 3.25 Miles

Rating 43 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Pfaff El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Schoolhouse Learning Center

Type: Private

Level: K


Red Hill Christian School

Type: Private

Level: PK-5


Trumbauersville El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5


Milford Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Upper Perkiomen High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12


Perkiomen School

Type: Private

Level: 6-12


St. Philip Neri Elementary School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Upper Perkiomen Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8


Tohickon Valley Elementary School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

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