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This expansive custom-built brick home is accented with quality features throughout. The large 1.7-acre parcel has been groomed to provide a private backyard setting perfect for enjoying the recently renovated concrete pool and covered back patio. Over 50 trees planted by the owners have matured creating a desirable and secluded setting with the rear of the property spilling onto the golf course.
Make Yourself at Home…
Upon entering the home, you notice the grand curved staircase and welcoming 2-story foyer featuring a crystal chandelier on an Aladdin light lift. Large formal dining room features crown molding and wainscotting and provides space for private dinners or entertaining. The formal dining room is located just off the custom kitchen which features a center island, double ovens, built in desk area and large walk-in pantry. The kitchen area extends into an informal dining area and hearth room featuring a gas fireplace and access to back patio.
The open concept continues into the sunken family room. Centered in the spacious family room is a large stone fireplace that anchors the space. French glass patio doors lead to the large, covered patio area. You can access the formal living room at the front of the home via the front hallway or family room. This space could also serve as a great in-home office. The laundry room is located on the main level as well as a conveniently located half bath that features a curved interior wall.
The primary bedroom located on the second-floor features large walk-in closet, gas fireplace and en-suite bathroom with separated double vanities. Find an additional three bedrooms on this level, featuring thoughtful design in each room with full en-suite bathrooms. The bedrooms are spacious and can easily handle large beds with ample furniture.
A portion of the basement space is finished as additional living space. This provides the opportunity for a play zone or expanded living space and includes a half bath and Bilco doors to backyard. A wall of closets provides lots of storage in this finished space. Dual unfinished spaces in the basement are perfect for storage or possible expansion.
The oversized three car garage includes access to attic storage and man door to backyard.
This home is custom built and has been well cared for over the years by the original owner and includes many upgrades and unique features. This includes a new roof installed in 2021, new water heater installed in 2022, new A/C unit installed in 2022, radon system, security system, epoxy lined copper pipes, in-home audio system installed throughout the first floor, back patio and basement.
This custom built home is located within The Royal Oaks Development a quiet and upscale community nestled among The Royal Oaks Golf Course. This mature neighborhood is home to 14 home sites and does not have a homeowners association.
The neighborhood is located in North Cornwall Township in Lebanon County. The township encompasses approximately 8,000 residents in a 9.5 square mile area. The area is traversed via 40 plus miles of roadway and features 3 creeks winding their way through the township. There are multiple amenities to enjoy including parks and recreation areas, the adjoining Royal Oaks Golf Course and numerous restaurants and shops.
Lebanon County itself covers an area of 362.9 square miles made up of 26 Municipalities and 7 Boroughs. The county has a population of approximately 135,000 people. The county is located 72 miles northwest of Philadelphia which is our closest major city.
North Cornwall Township and Lebanon County overall are centrally located in Pennsylvania. This allows easy access and commute to Harrisburg, Hershey, Lancaster, Reading and more.
The historic Downtown of Lebanon is a little more than three miles from the home. Beautiful architecture and history fill the downtown. The walkable downtown is home to multiple restaurants and coffee shops. Also, make sure to check out the Lebanon Farmers Market downtown, which is open every Thursday, Friday, and Saturday.
The Lebanon Valley itself is home to other quaint small towns including Annville, Mt. Gretna, Myerstown, and Jonestown. Altogether these spots showcase additional cafes, breweries, shops, culture, heritage and are all great walkable communities.
Also be sure to check out our many local farm markets providing fresh produce and goodies. To discover everything there is to know about our local communities check out Visit Lebanon Valley.
The Lebanon Valley offers many amenities especially the opportunity to immerse yourself in nature and farmland. Outdoor recreation is a key factor in the quality of life in Lebanon County. Overall, local citizens can enjoy a wide range of activities. They can hike, cycle, boat, fish, hunt, camp, bird watch, ride horses and enjoy cultural and historic experiences. These activities are available in the over 42,000 acres of recreation land including state parks and game lands, a wildlife management area, the Fort Indiantown Gap Military Reservation and so much more.
Specifically, North Cornwall Township features two parks. Snitz Creek Park and Wetlands is a little more than 2 miles away. This park features a playground, sports fields, and walking path. The Gloninger Woods Park is a bit farther away but features a children’s playground area, permanent restroom facilities, youth baseball fields, pavilions, trail benches and more.
The Southwest Park is just a under three miles from the home. It features baseball and softball fields, basketball and tennis courts, soccer fields a newly built playground, restroom facilities, and the Optimist Building all on a little over 27 acres.
In the County…
Within Lebanon there is also, Coleman Memorial Park on the north side of the city with over 99-acres of green space. Also, Stoever’s Dam Park in the northeast section of the city offers 153 acres for camping, picnicking, canoeing, fishing, and hiking.
Next, the Swatara State Park is about 14 miles north of the house. This outdoor oasis features 3,520 acres of outdoor recreation. There are 18.2 miles of hiking trails for biking, hiking and horseback riding. There are also several access points to Swatara Creek for tubing, canoeing, kayaking, or fishing.
Another great spot for outdoor recreation is the Lebanon Valley Rail Trail which has an access point within the community. This is a national recreation trail that runs throughout the county and connects to trails in surrounding counties. It is a great spot for walking, riding bike or horseback riding in some areas. The rebuilt trail is put together from two local railroads, The Cornwall & Lebanon Railroad and The Cornwall Railroad. Once completed this will be a 25-mile trail. There are multiple trail heads and the closest is about a mile from the home with access to a nearly 18-mile section of active trails.
The home is in Cornwall-Lebanon School District. This public-school District is in the south-central part of Lebanon County and encircles the city of Lebanon. Four elementary schools, a middle school and high school comprise the school district. Cornwall-Lebanon School District, nicknamed Cedar Crest is home of The Falcons. The student population of Cedar Crest is a little over 4,800 which makes it the largest of the six schools in Lebanon County.
How to Make this Home Yours…
Overall, this custom built home is a must see! The price of the home is $850,000. Schedule your private tour today. Call our team at 717-450-7090 we would love to show this home to you and see if it might just be a perfect fit for what you are looking for!
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