MLS® ID: PAYK118062
485 ROXBERRY ROAD
YORK HAVEN, Pennsylvania, 17370 $218,000
Step back to a time in history, say circa 1750, to relive this 18th century, 5 yr old home. Location is 1.2 miles from civilization at Roxbury Rd. and Lewisberry Rd., near exit 13 of I-83. Land is 5.37 acres, sloped, 3/5 wooded and rest is the homestead, gardens and meadows. Bennett Run, a healthy tout stream, meanders along the boundary with Roxbury Rd. forming the other side. This 1985 home is a complete reproduction of a Williamsburg style home from the 18th century. Home is on National Register of Historic Places as it is in the Kise Mill Bridge Historical district. Electric service is underground to a transformer next to home. A winding driveway leads to homesite from Roxbury Rd. Style is German & English with cedar shake roof with 2 X 12 rafters with 23 ft run. Floors and exterior walls are insulated. All plaster is rough finish on rock lathe. Most interior doors are board and batten with some raised panel taken from other homes. Some moldings are from older homes. Exterior is log with chinking and nogging between logs. Cement is top grade Portland. Stone is level red field type and wood on sides is oak. A home as found in Society Hill in Philadelphia or in Williamsburg, Virginia. HUGE cooking focused wood burning fireplace in the eat in kitchen with additional fireplaces in the living room, bedroom 1 and bedroom 2! This is your opportunity to live in the 1750~s and 2019 at the same time. Enjoy the history of the ~Outlander~ series everyday with all the modern conveniences!