315 Amherst Avenue

Reading, PA
$ 215,000 Beds 3 Baths 1.5 Sq 1,807
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Welcome to this charming Lincoln Park cape. It has 3 bedrooms and 1 and a half baths with a main floor bedroom and bath. It has a side porch front door entering into the living room which has a fabulous large front window. There are hardwood floors throughout the main and upper levels and the finished space is about 1800 sq ft! Light abounds from every room and the best spot in the house is the sun room addition. There you can lounge, watch TV, catch a nap or read a good book. There is a separate dining room and a good sized main floor bedroom currently being used as an office. The kitchen boasts of plenty of cabinetry and is spacious enough to have a breakfast table. On the upper level are 2 very generous sized bedrooms. The lower level has a huge family room space and a half bath on one side. One the other side is the laundry and a workshop space. A walkout door takes you to the back yard where there is a nice patio space. Beneath the addition is a storage shed. The backyard offers a decent amount of privacy and is quite level. Central air and gas heat complete this economical home that could be your next home.

Pending

  • Price
  • $ 215,000
  • Lot Size
  • 4,792 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,807
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 1
  • Year Built
  • 1953
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Reading
  • Taxes
  • 3330
  • County
  • BERKS
  • Style
  • Traditional
  • Area
  • Spring Twp
  • MLS#
  • PABK361106
  • Zip
  • 19609
Listing Provided by: RE/MAX Of Reading

Features

General

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA
Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Water Heater
Architectural Style Traditional
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick, Vinyl Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County BERKS
Electric 100 Amp Service
Elementary School LINCOLN PARK
Exclusions Personal property, washer, dryer
Exterior Features Sidewalks, Street Lights
Flooring Hardwood, Carpet, Vinyl
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air
High School WILSON
High School District WILSON
Interior Features Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Tub Shower, Wood Floors, Pantry
Levels 1.5
MLS Area Spring Twp (10280)
Middle or Junior School WILSON WEST
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Parking Features Public
Patio/Porch Features Porch(es), Patio(s)
Possession 90-120 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 161.41
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Very Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Pitched, Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name LINCOLN PARK
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RES

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1332
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full, Partially Finished, Rear Entrance, Walkout Level
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Half All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Lower Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 2
Below Grade Finished Area 475
Below Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Full Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Basement, Hookup
Living Area 1807
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Sun/Florida Room, Laundry, Workshop, Full Bath, Half Bath
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3
Utilities Cable TV Available, Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available, Sewer Available, Water Available
Window Features Double Hung, Replacement, Vinyl Clad

Exterior Features

Half Baths 1
Foundation Details Block
Inclusions Sunroom TV, refrigerator, window AC units, basement freezer, family room red couch
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Features Front Yard, Rear Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.11
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 4792.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Affordability Calculator

$3,068

Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Ashburn, VA office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Schools

Elementary School Lincoln Park Elementary School
Middle School Wilson West Middle School
High School Wilson High School

Price History

7/25/2020 Listed $210,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19609

Price
AVG $200K
$220K
Taxes
AVG $3,830
$3,330
Visits
AVG 18
61
Year Built
AVG 1951
1953
Walkscore
AVG 48
36
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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315 Amherst Avenue Reading, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $215000 with 1807 sqft and a lot size of 4,792 SqFt Acre(s). 315 Amherst Avenue Reading has 3 bedrooms, 1 baths and was built in 1953. The property's zip code is 19609 which is in Reading, PA

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