Brooke Mansion, Architect Frank Furness

MLS #: PX508524
Listing Type: For Sale
Property Type: Residential
Price: $1,900,000
Location: 301 Washington Street
Pennsylvania 19508
Style: Victorian
Year Built: 1888
Half Bathrooms:
Lot Size (acres): 3
Size (square feet): 13,900
Condition: Move in ready
Additional Out Buildings:
Submission Date: 06-22-2017
Last Update: 08-29-2017
Agent Details: Peter Xenias
Company Name:
Phone Number: 7173997995
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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 


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Brooke Mansion Outside

Brooke Mansion Porch

Brooke Mansion Library

Brooke Mansion Lady's Parlor

Brooke Mansion Second Floor Staircase

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