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284 Forrest Rd

Mertztown, PA 19539

Brandywine Heights Area School District
5bed 5bath 5,804sq ft $112 / sq ft SFR
Lot Size11.8acre On site411days
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Welcome to Toad enchanting property at the end of a long private road set on 11.8 acres tucked in an old growth forest with hiking trails and a creek with several cascades along deer and garden paths. History buffs will love discovering the ruins of a 1700's Huguenot redoubt and probable Native American midden mounds. Newly constructed 18 ton wooden bridge with lantern light posts, a 2-story 20'x30' pole barn with electricity, 10'x20' horse barn, plus 2-car detached garage and additional parking areas. 25'x8' stone veranda, stone deck around new in-ground 35,000 gal. pool with spa and multi-color, programmable LED light system. Clean and green tax savings in place! Nearby private and public airports for small aircraft. Space for heliport on the property. Nearby express transportation to Philly and New York! Grand Addition to 1800s Stone Farmhouse...5,804 square feet of old world charm and French country elegance! Grand foyer presenting oak staircase with minstrel's gallery, old reclaimed random width oak floors through most of house, solid wood doors, two claw foot tubs remain, hand-made stained glass French doors, many decorative sconce lights, sunlit art studio/office, in-law residence offers ramp access, kitchen, living room, bed and bath. Open design between great room featuring stone fireplace, oak & quartz chef's kitchen and solarium style breakfast room with walk-out to screened porch! Airy & Artistic upper level hall/balcony, 4 en suite bedrooms with vessel sinks. Master bedroom and bath floating in the tree tops surrounded by window views and French doors to large sunning deck. Tile surround jetted tub, tile counters with unique vessel sink, pocket door to lavatory and walk-in closet. Convenient laundry hookup on same level!
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Interior Features


  • Laundry Hook-ups On Upper Floor

Floor Coverings

  • Wood
  • Fully Carpeted
  • Vinyl
  • Tile/Brick

Kitchen Dim.

  • 21 X 12

Living Room

  • Living Room On Main Level

Master BR Dim.

  • 30 X 17


  • 1 Fireplace
  • Stone
  • In Living/Great Room


  • Full Bath: 4 on Upper Level

Dining Room

  • Dining Room On Main Level

Living Room Dim.

  • 37 X 34


  • Full
  • Unfinished


  • Kitchen With/Bar-nook
  • Electric Cooking
  • Kitchen Island
  • Pantry
  • Wall Oven
  • Self-cleaning Oven
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerator
  • On Main Level

Dining Room Dim.

  • 21 X 11


  • Master Bedroom:30 X 17
  • Upper Level; 2nd Bedroom:23 X 12
  • Upper Level; 3rd Bedroom:14 X 13
  • Upper Level; 4th Bedroom:11 X 11
  • Upper Level

Exterior Features


  • Farm House

Pool Type

  • In Ground Pool

# of Stories

  • 2


  • Stone
  • Block/Brick


  • 2 Car Garage
  • Detached Garage
  • 3+ Car Parking
  • Driveway / Off Street Parking

Lot Description

  • Irregular Lot
  • Level Lot
  • Open Lot
  • Trees/Wooded

Stories Desc.

  • 2 Story

Lot Size

  • 11.8 Acres


  • Stream/Creek View

Roof Type

  • Pitched
  • Shingle


  • Exterior Lighting
  • Deck
  • Patio
  • Balcony



  • Geothermal
  • Forced Air
  • Zoned Heat


  • Well


  • On Site Septic


School District

  • Brandywine Berks

Additional Information


  • Berks


  • Skylight(s)
  • Cathedral/Vaulted ceiling
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Cable TV Wired
  • Exposed Beams
  • Bay Window
  • 200 - 300 Amps
  • Circuit Breakers

Cross Street

  • Forrest Rd

Listing Broker


Property Sub-type

  • Detached

Handicap Features.

  • Mobility Impaired Modifications


  • 362300

Tract or Subdivision

  • None Available

Current Taxes

  • 15388


  • RES

Price History for 284 Forrest Rd

Date Event Price Source
New Listing $650,000 TRENDMLS
08/15/07 Sale $380,000 Public Records

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Public Record Information for 284 Forrest Rd

Beds 5
Full Baths 5
Partial Baths 0
Property Type Miscellaneous (Residential)
Sq. Ft. 6916
Lot Size 513137
Year Built 1904
FIPS 42011
APN 59546200748126
Source Public Records

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15 yr fixed 2.75% 2.75%
5/1 ARM 2.63% 3.13%
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284 Forrest Rd, Mertztown, PA 19539 is a 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom property for sale. This Mertztown, PA Single Family home has a lot size of 11.8 Acres and has been on for 411 days. 284 Forrest Rd was built in 1904 and is currently listed for $650,000.

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