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231 E Orange Street

LANCASTER, PA 17602
  • $695,500
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 113 Days
  • ID#: PALA2011410
Under Contract
UPDATED: 65 min ago
$695,500
  • 9
    BEDS
  • 0.11
    ACRES
  • 4
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 5,936
    SQFT
  • $117
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Villa/Townhouse
Built:
1890
County:

School Information

High School:
School District:

Description

Introducing 231 E Orange, the JOHN FREDERICK STEINMAN home in Lancaster, built in 1890. Old world charm exudes from this spectacular brick Federal manor perfectly located in the heart of downtown Lancaster in popular Musser Park. Three stories of classic charm and character, this gracious home features nearly 6,000 sq ft with 10 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 5 fireplaces, 2 staircases, elegant crown moldings, original details, built ins, hardwood floors and 10+GG ceilings throughout. Not to mention a private fenced backyard with brick patio for entertaining al fresco and off-street parking. This gorgeous historic home is an oasis of serenity in Musser Park with all the dining, shopping, arts, entertainment, and everything Lancaster City has to offer. Recently remodeled, this home features modern conveniences with all the charm and original character carefully preserved. Enter this grand home into the vestibule with marble floors and beautiful double French doors to the foyer leading to the expansive living room, main staircase, and hallway. Another set of graceful double French doors open to the light and bright living room with fireplace and plenty of space for several sitting areas. A third set of double French doors lead to the large dining room that could easily seat 14 with a beautiful marble fireplace flanked by 2 sets of double French doors opening to a stone terrace. Next, enter the updated large eat in kitchen, another example how beautifully the original character is preserved while offering modern conveniences. Featuring two original beautiful built-in floor to ceiling hutches, new stainless-steel appliances, and center island. This kitchen also offers convenient access to the rear stairs, access to the lower level and several additional storage closets. The first floor also features a laundry room and a powder room. Moving up the grand staircase to the second floor, you will find a loft with an archived and framed original signatures signed during the construction of this graceful home. A unique homage to the history of this home bult by John Frederick Steinman. The second-floor features 4 large bright bedrooms, 2 baths, three fireplaces, 2 Juliette balconies and a gorgeous sunroom. All bedrooms are jack and jill offering direct access to a bath on the second floor. Moving up the front or rear stairs to the third floor, you will find another loft, 6 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 Juliette balconies and a large dressing room or storage room with a floor to ceiling cedar hutch/closet along one wall. The lower level is unfinished with house mechanicals, storage cabinets and a Bilco door to fenced in backyard. Designed for gracious living and entertaining, this home is sure to impress. Lovingly updated by the 3rd owner since John Frederick Steinman original ownership, with newer gas boiler tied into 80-gallon water heater, electric up to Lancaster codes, new lighting, new custom windows in 2nd floor sunroom, updated kitchen, updated baths, off street parking, new paint throughout and more. Deeded easement off E Marion Street to rear of house has potential for developing additional off-street parking or garage. This is a RARE opportunity for such a beautiful, gracious, historic city home, call for your private tour today!

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231 E Orange Street LANCASTER, PA 17602

  • Price: $695,500
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 113 Days
  • Updated: 65 min ago
  • ID#: PALA2011410
9
Beds
4
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.11
Acres
5,936
SQFT
$117
$/SQFT
1890
Built
Neighborhood:
Lancaster Downtown
County:
Lancaster
Area:
Lancaster City (10533)
High School:
Mccaskey H.S.
School District:
School District Of Lancaster
Property Description
Introducing 231 E Orange, the JOHN FREDERICK STEINMAN home in Lancaster, built in 1890. Old world charm exudes from this spectacular brick Federal manor perfectly located in the heart of downtown Lancaster in popular Musser Park. Three stories of classic charm and character, this gracious home features nearly 6,000 sq ft with 10 bedrooms, 4.5 baths, 5 fireplaces, 2 staircases, elegant crown moldings, original details, built ins, hardwood floors and 10+GG ceilings throughout. Not to mention a private fenced backyard with brick patio for entertaining al fresco and off-street parking. This gorgeous historic home is an oasis of serenity in Musser Park with all the dining, shopping, arts, entertainment, and everything Lancaster City has to offer. Recently remodeled, this home features modern conveniences with all the charm and original character carefully preserved. Enter this grand home into the vestibule with marble floors and beautiful double French doors to the foyer leading to the expansive living room, main staircase, and hallway. Another set of graceful double French doors open to the light and bright living room with fireplace and plenty of space for several sitting areas. A third set of double French doors lead to the large dining room that could easily seat 14 with a beautiful marble fireplace flanked by 2 sets of double French doors opening to a stone terrace. Next, enter the updated large eat in kitchen, another example how beautifully the original character is preserved while offering modern conveniences. Featuring two original beautiful built-in floor to ceiling hutches, new stainless-steel appliances, and center island. This kitchen also offers convenient access to the rear stairs, access to the lower level and several additional storage closets. The first floor also features a laundry room and a powder room. Moving up the grand staircase to the second floor, you will find a loft with an archived and framed original signatures signed during the construction of this graceful home. A unique homage to the history of this home bult by John Frederick Steinman. The second-floor features 4 large bright bedrooms, 2 baths, three fireplaces, 2 Juliette balconies and a gorgeous sunroom. All bedrooms are jack and jill offering direct access to a bath on the second floor. Moving up the front or rear stairs to the third floor, you will find another loft, 6 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2 Juliette balconies and a large dressing room or storage room with a floor to ceiling cedar hutch/closet along one wall. The lower level is unfinished with house mechanicals, storage cabinets and a Bilco door to fenced in backyard. Designed for gracious living and entertaining, this home is sure to impress. Lovingly updated by the 3rd owner since John Frederick Steinman original ownership, with newer gas boiler tied into 80-gallon water heater, electric up to Lancaster codes, new lighting, new custom windows in 2nd floor sunroom, updated kitchen, updated baths, off street parking, new paint throughout and more. Deeded easement off E Marion Street to rear of house has potential for developing additional off-street parking or garage. This is a RARE opportunity for such a beautiful, gracious, historic city home, call for your private tour today!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials BrickMasonry Door Features French Garage YN No Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Features Shared Driveway Parking Types On StreetOff Site Patio And Porch Features Patio(S)Porch(Es) Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Road Surface Type Other Roof SlateRubber Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 5936 Above Grade Unfinished Area 0 Appliances DishwasherDisposalMicrowaveOven/Range - GasRefrigeratorStainless Steel Appliances Basement Partial Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Cooling Wall Unit Fireplace Features Mantel(S) Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 3 Flooring Hardwood Heating Forced AirRadiant Heating YN Yes Laundry Type Main Floor Levels 3 Main Level Bedrooms 0 Room List Living RoomDining RoomBedroom 2Bedroom 3Bedroom 4Bedroom 5KitchenFoyerBedroom 1Sun/Florida RoomLaundryLoftOfficeStorage RoomBedroom 6Bonus RoomFull BathHalf Bath Security Features Smoke DetectorCarbon Monoxide Detector(S) Spa YN No Upper Level1 Bedrooms 4 Walls Ceilings 9'+ Ceilings

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventional Accessibility Features Other Assessment Year 2022 Association Amenities None Association Fee Includes None Association YN No Central Air YN No Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Electric 100 Amp Service Federal Flood Zone YN No Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel Natural Gas Horse YN No Hot Water 60+ Gallon TankNatural Gas Internet Services Cable Municipality Lancaster City Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801290624926 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession NegotiableSettlement Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Interior Row/Townhouse Tax Annual Amount 12870.00 Tax Assessment Amount 345200.00 Utilities Cable Tv Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features Storm Zoning Residential

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©2022 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Sail Lake Realty. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2022-05-26T17:54:44.597.
 
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