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3709 ORCHID RD, Allentown, Pennsylvania

$550,0003 Beds2+ BathsActive

3709 ORCHID RD, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18103
RE/MAX 440-Pennsburg - MLS® ID: 6979376

Property Details

3709 ORCHID RD, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18103 - This historical property offers 2 homes on a private lane, is surrounded on 3 sides by conservancy land, and has ownership rights to riverside frontage on both banks of the prized Little Lehigh River. It feels like country, yet is within minutes of Emmaus. There are 2 residences on the property. The 3 bedroom main house was built over the span of 3 centuries: c. 1760, 1850, 1920. Some key historical details remain- like the 1920 greenhouse which led the farm to become one of the largest producers of Orchids in the United States. The addition facing the river includes a family room with a wood stove and the second floor boast a beautiful custom master bath and dressing room. The detached guest house is a cozy 3 bedroom hideaway facing the river. This c.1920's home features hardwood floors and stone fireplace. Situated on almost 5 acres, the grounds boast a large barn and a 5 car garage. Fresh paint throughout. Whole house propane Generac generator so you are never without power. Main house kitchen needs attention. Property is on a PRIVATE lane drive bye's are not welcome. Homes shown by appointment only!

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Amenities

  • Zip18103
  • Countylehigh
  • SQFT2478
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full baths2
  • Half baths2
  • StatusActive
  • Purchase TypeActive
  • Property typeSingle Family
  • Zoning typeSR
  • School districtE Penn
  • Year built1850
  • Lot size4.99
  • SewerPublic Sewer
  • HeatingBaseboard
  • CoolingNone
  • Tax amount$7,525.00
  • Tax year2017
  • Office IDRM440-PE
  • Agent ID60011440
  • Agent nameEric Tielemans
  • MLS® ID6979376

Broker: RE/MAX 440-Pennsburg

Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX 440-Pennsburg

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