Sold on 11/30/2017
  • -- Beds
  • -- Baths
  • 2478 sqft
  • Residential Income | MultiBldgs
  • Closed
3709 ORCHID RD, ALLENTOWN - 38583040

Property Description for 3709 ORCHID RD, ALLENTOWN PA 18103

This historical property offers 2 homes on a private lane, is surrounded 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!

  • Property Class: Multi-Family
  • Listing Status: Closed
  • State: PA
  • Zip: 18103
  • Township: L Macungie Twp
  • Area: L Macungie Twp
  • Class: Residential Income
  • Property Subtype: MultiBldgs
  • Approx Lot Size: 4.990
  • Baths (F/H): -- / --
  • Living Area (SqFt): 2478 sqft
  • Lot Sq Ft Apx: 217277.00
  • Year Built: 1851
  • Listing#: 6979401
  • School District: E Penn
  • Tax Year: 2017
  • Close Date: 1/16/2018
  • List Date: 5/9/2017
  • Last updated on: 3/23/2018

Property Features for 3709 ORCHID RD, ALLENTOWN PA 18103

  • Basement Type: Full
  • Exterior: Stucco, Brick
  • Property Age: 167
  • Garage Spaces: 4+Cargarage
  • Laundry Type: Hookuplaundr
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Cooling: None
  • Handicap: None
  • Hot Water: Electric
  • Water: Well
  • Design: Convdwlg
  • Heating: Oil, Radiator
  • Parking: 8+Carparking, Drvwy/Off STR, Private

Additional Information for 3709 ORCHID RD, ALLENTOWN PA 18103

  • School District: E Penn
  • Annual Gross Expense: 7394.00
  • Basement: True
  • Building Floors: 2.00
  • Central Air: False
  • Improv Assessed Amt: $290,600
  • Lot Dimensions: 217,277
  • New Construction: False
  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Total Assessment: 338600.00
  • Water Front: False
  • Beds Unit1: 3
  • Baths Full Unit1: 2
  • Partial Bath Unit1: 1
  • Beds Unit2: 3
  • Baths Full Unit2: 2
  • Total Taxes: $7,394
  • Listing Area: L Macungie TWP
  • Subdivision: None Available
  • Listing ID: 6979401
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