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One of a kind unique home you could ever find. This historic gracious Manor was built by Dr. Robt Shannon in C 1756, and it was General Washington's headquarter and residence on June 19th & 20th,1778. A grand scale addition was added in C 1926. All its old world charm and its original architecture details are well kept by its current owner. Nearly one ac flat lot, which actually consists of 224, 226 and 228 Orchard Ln, includes a buildable lot. See attached property info. This Elegant home features spacious 4 Bedrooms, 2.1 Baths, elaborate millwork, and original wide plank wood floor in many rooms, keystone archways, deep window sills, & large bay window. Tall ceiling and large windows bring in plentiful natural light. Large living rm w/fireplace, & french doors to a stately pillared covered porch accented w/a herringbone brick floor. Kitchen offers wood cabinets w original hardware, pantry & breakfast bar. Family Room/den has full view to the large beautiful back yard. There are 3 bright spacious bedrooms on second floor, large cedar closet, plus elegant master bedroom w lots closets & french doors to a screened summer sleeping porch. Two more rooms on 3rd floor. The Home office or in law suit has its own separate outside entry. 3 Car detached garage. Quiet and friendly neighborhoods, ideal location, very close to shopping, entertainment, schools and major highways, short commute to Center City, blue bell, KOP, Fort Washington etc.

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  • MLS #: 6771463
  • Property type: Residential
  • County: MONTGOMERY-PA
  • School district: Norristown
  • Cooling: #NONE
  • Heating: Oil
  • Parking: 3+CarParking

Rooms

Bedrooms: 4 | Basement: Full

Bathrooms

# of Full Bathrooms: 2
# of Half Bathrooms: 1

Exterior

Pool: false, NoPool

Building

Property Types: Residential, Single Family Home | Architecture: Colonial | Siding: Stucco

Garage & Parking

Parking: 3+CarParking

Lot

Lot Dimensions: 245 | Lot size: 0.94 acres | Lot size: 40800 sqft | Zoning: BR

Location

County: MONTGOMERY-PA | Subdivision: PENN SQ | MLS #: 6771463

Heating & Cooling

Air Conditioning: #NONE | Heating: Oil | Fireplaces: true

Utilities & Security

Sewer Service: Public Sewer | Water Source: Public Supply

School

School District: Norristown

School Information

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Norristown Area High School

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East Norriton Middle School

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0.4 mi
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Cole Manor Elementary School

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0.8 mi
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Eisenhower Middle School

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Hancock Elementary School

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Roosevelt Altern School

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Whitehall Elementary School

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Paul V Fly Elementary School

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Gotwals Elementary School

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Stewart Middle School

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Marshall Street Elementary School

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Pennsylvania Virtual Cs

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Kennedy Kenrick Catholic High School

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Listing provided by: Helene De Vlieghere 

Listing courtesy of: Century 21 Cornerstone Realtors |  (610) 624-1818 

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