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Brooke Mansion, Architect Frank Furness

Price:
$1,900,000

For Sale

Agent Details:
Peter Xenias




Peter Xenias

7173997995




Description:
Brooke Mansion, 1888, is nestled between Lancaster (PA) Amish, Dutch Country, Adamstown, Reading, Valley Forge, and Kutztown, Brooke Mansion is minutes from antiques, quilts, flea markets, hiking, biking, back roads, farmland and quiet country hospitality. Brooke Mansion enjoys a library, ladies' parlor, large staircases, and 42 rooms total Brooke Mansion is on the county and state historic registers. It is well preserved, 95% original . . . a true architectural gem!
It is included in the newly published “The Queen Anne House: America's Victorian Vernacular by Radek Kurzaj and Janet Foster”. Mr. Kurzaj is a noted architectural photographer and Janet Foster is Assistant Director of the Historic Preservation Program at Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation. She selected Brooke Mansion as 1 of 21 noted American homes in the Queen Anne tradition. 
Brooke Mansion was also chosen by the editors of Architectural Digest for inclusion in its prestigious Editors. It is described as the most stunning of Furness's 1880's private homes in “Frank Furness: The Complete Works”, by George E. Thomas, Michael J. Lewis, and Jeffrey A. Cohen.
Brooke Mansion can be a Bed & Breakfast, Offices & Restaurant. Please see Municipal Zoning Variance 1985 & 1987.

Contact: Peter or Marci Xenias 
717-399-7995 717-399-3888 
610-582-9775
brookemansion@comcast.net


Brookemansion.com

MLS #:
PX508524

Property Type:
Residential

Style:
Victorian

Lot Size (acres):
3

Size (square feet):
13900

Bathrooms:
11
Bedrooms:
19

Condition:
Move in ready

Additional Out Buildings:


Features:



Location:
301 Washington Street Birdsboro
19508 Pennsylvania

Year Built:
1888

Visitors:
3158

Submission Date:
06-22-2017