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142 S 5TH ST, Reading, Pennsylvania


142 S 5TH ST, Reading, Pennsylvania 19602
Sands & Company Real Estate - MLS® ID: 6980434

Property Details

142 S 5TH ST, Reading, Pennsylvania 19602 - Once in a lifetime opportunity to own this impressive Callowhill Historic District Commercial/ Investment property. This Historic Federal Style building is well position on a desirable S. 5th Street block walking distance to the Reading Public Library, Santander Arena, Performing Arts Center, Miller Center, and the Google Center. The commercial Main level was occupied by a successful gift shop for over 50 years! The space is comprised of two large showrooms with storefront windows plus a large office room with lavatory facing the courtyard. The rear entrance is equally impressive with a brick walled courtyard with large trees. Walkways and lighting accent and lead to a rear gate with access to a parking lot owned by an adjacent property owner who rents 5-6 spaces for the store at $25 per month and has agreed to continue this on for the new owner! The main floor would make an impressive gift- art studio or coffee/tea house with tranquility garden! It also would be a fabulous professional office! The curved winding staircase leads to two luxury apartments each encompassing and entire floor they occupy. This building is well maintained.


  • Zip19602
  • CountyBerks
  • StatusActive
  • Purchase TypeActive
  • Property typeMulti-Family
  • Zoning typeMIXED
  • School districtReading
  • High schoolREADING
  • Year built1900
  • Lot size0.09
  • SewerPublic Sewer
  • HeatingForced Air
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • Tax amount$2,730.00
  • Tax year2017
  • Agent ID60064000
  • Agent nameSean Devine
  • MLS® ID6980434

Broker: Sands & Company Real Estate

Listing Courtesy of Sands & Company Real Estate

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