93 Franklin Road
  • Towanda, PA 18848
$975,000
2 beds | 2 baths | 3,368 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
      Yes
    • City
      Towanda
    • County
      Other
    • Design
      2-Story
    • Elementary School
      Towanda
    • Garage Spaces
      3
    • Has AC?
      Yes
    • High School
      Towanda
    • Middle School
      Towanda
    • Parking
      3+ Car Parking
    • Pool Type
      No Pool
    • Property Class
      Residential
    • Status
      Active
    • Style
      Contemporary, Loft with Bedrooms
    • Subdivision
      None Available
    • Type of Property
      Detached
  • Additional Information
    • Building Facade Orientation:
      South
    • Condition:
      Average+
    • Cooking Fuel:
      Gas Cooking
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Dining/Kitchen:
      EatInKitchen
    • Foundation:
      Stone Foundation
    • Garage Type:
      Inside Access to Garage
    • Heat:
      Gas, Wood Burn Stove, Forced Air
    • Hot Water:
      Natural Gas
    • Land SqFt:
      30
    • Laundry Type:
      Main-Floor Laundry
    • Lot Description:
      Irregular Lot, OpenLot, Trees/Wooded, RearYard, SideYard(s)
    • Main Bedroom:
      FullBath-MBR, DrssngRm-MBR, WalkInClstMB
    • Main Entrance:
      Foyer, Living Room
    • Main Floor Baths:
      2
    • Net SqFt:
      3,368
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Porch/Deck:
      Deck
    • Property Age:
      11
    • Room Count:
      7
    • Sewer:
      On-Site Septic
    • Structures:
      Shed
    • Type:
      Residential
    • Water:
      Well
    • Zoning Code:
      R-s
  • Dimensions

    Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Kitchen, Family Rm, Loft, Laundry Room

    Stories: Main

      • Amenities & Features
        • Appliances:
          KitCookTop, KitBuiltInRa, Oven-Wall, Oven-Self Cleaning, Dishwasher
        • Basement Type:
          Full, OutSide/WlkO, Fully Finished
        • Exterior:
          Stone
        • Fireplace Features:
          StoneFirePl, LR/GRFireP, MainBedFireP
      • Fees
        • Tax Year:
          2017
        • Total Taxes:
          $4,903
      • Description

        Towanda was incorporated as a borough in 1828, and was the center of the lumbering industry. The name comes from the native settlers who thought the area to be especially beautiful. Crossing the massive Susquehanna River bridge into Towanda, the traveler can see nearly every type of Victorian architecture of the 1800's in both homes as well as commercial & government buildings. Fortunately, Towanda escaped the devastating fires that ravaged many communities in the 1800's & buildings from as early as 1812 still stand. Many are on the National Register of Historic Buildings. Perched high above this unique town, sits a stunning secluded home nestled on 30 acres with 360 views from 2 story windows & 4 spacious decks. Hundreds of acres of wooded serenity with state game lands near by, surrounds this mountain top oasis. This home was built for those living off the land. Constructed from lumber harvested near the site, the open floor plan gives way to the views in almost every direction. Custom walnut cabinetry, Pella windows, hemlock ceilings, ceramic tile floors and two beautiful custom field stone fireplaces combine to provide you with warmth from the sun & natural gas or wood heat furnaces during the winter. The master bedroom is on the main floor along with a luxury bath and plenty of closet space. A large custom kitchen with granite counter tops will give the avid cook plenty of space to produce a lavish event or casual gathering. An additional bedroom and walk-in cedar closet is on the lower level with walk-out access to a 3 car garage. On the upper level looking out over the massive gathering room and two story windows is a loft which could accommodate an additional bedroom. Outside, you will find 2 1, 000 SF pole barns, a pond and 10 acres of mowed area ideal for x-country skiing. Mineral rights transfer with this property. The area has several vineyards and there is potential for a third on this site. You will encounter plenty of deer and wild turkey and the occasional group of bears. For the skier, Greek Peak in NY state is 1 hour away and to the south is Elk Mountain. Mineral rights transfer with this property. Day trips to Cornell University and Cayuga Lake are an hour away and Manhattan or Philly is a reasonable 3 1/2 hr. trip. A personal visit to this home will convince you that you truly can have instantaneous relief from the pressures of metropolitan life and engulf yourself in these beautiful surroundings. A whole house generator is included.

      Presented By

      A. James Pearsall

      A. James Pearsall

      Realtor, Licensed in PA & NJ
      A. James Pearsall
      Bucks County Office
      215.794.1324 / Office
      215.962.3523 / Mobile
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      Local Information

      Local Information

      Understand the educational environment and opportunities around this area before moving in.
      Barclay Friends School
      Type: Private
      Level: PK-1
      Towanda Area El School
      Type: Public
      Level: 3-6
      Towanda Area Junior-Senior High School
      Type: Public
      Level: 7-12
      St Agnes School
      Type: Private
      Level: PK-6
      Morrow El School
      Type: Public
      Level: PK-2
      Northern Tier Career Center
      Type: Public
      Level: 9-12

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