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Make Yourself at Home…
This charming cape cod home is located in Cornwall with an ideal setting across the street from quiet farmlands! The home offers 3 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms. The home features the intertwining elements of old and new presented in a simplistic way.
Tastefully restored and remodeled in 2021 with all new windows, high efficiency heat pump and central air, new 200-amp electrical service and wiring throughout the home and new plumbing. The original floors were sanded and refinished to their natural beauty, most of the original doors remain and old arched doorways were kept for styling.
The main floor features a custom kitchen with quartz countertops, soft close cabinetry and stainless-steel appliances. Off the kitchen, the dining room is a large light-filled space with plenty of room for furniture and entertaining. There is access to the deck from the kitchen and dining area. The living room is a warm and cozy spot to relax and unwind. The open stairwell adds to the intrigue and styling of the main floor. The first-floor primary suite has a full bathroom and walk-in closet.
The upper level of this home features two nice sized hall entered bedrooms and a full bathroom with dual vanities.
The downstairs adds over 800 square feet of living space with lots of options for use. The main area is a large living area with drop zone and door to side of home. Additionally, there is a flex room which is perfect for an in-home gym, office or storage. A laundry room, full bathroom and access to the oversized one-car garage complete the lower level.
The home is located in Cornwall Borough in Lebanon County. The borough encompasses approximately 5,000 residents in a 9.9 square mile area. You can traverse the area via 50 plus miles of roadway. The borough is the largest geographically in the continental United States at more than double the size of the city of Lebanon but one tenth of the population. It is also larger in area than the City of Harrisburg. There are multiple amenities to enjoy including parks and recreation areas and numerous restaurants and shops.
Encompassing Cornwall Borough, Lebanon County, has a population of a little over 130,000 and covers an area of 362 square miles. Lebanon County overall are centrally located in Pennsylvania. This allows easy access and commute to Harrisburg, Hershey, Lancaster, Reading and more.
With the home’s location on the south end of the county, it provides an easy commute to Lancaster as well as quick access to the PA Turnpike and routes 419, 501, 72 and 322.
The historic Downtown of Lebanon is a little more than four 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, Cornwall borough features three parks. The first is Snitz Park located beside Cornwall Elementary School. This park features tennis courts, baseball field, multipurpose field, concession building and restrooms. Goosetown Park which is in Rexmont includes a baseball field and basketball court. Finally, Miners Village Sports Park features a lighted youth ballfield and street hockey rink. All three parks are currently under the planning phase for expansion of both the amenities offered and the area of the parks increased.
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 Lebanon. 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 runs right through Cornwall. The closest access point is about a mile south of the home along Cornwall Road at the Cornwall Trailhead. This is also the location of the seasonally operated Root Beer Barrel and The Iron Bridge leading you toward Mt. Gretna. The trail 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 Cornwall & Lebanon Railroad and The Cornwall Railroad are the two railroad lines that complete this rebuilt trail. Once completed this will be a 25-mile trail. There are multiple trail heads and the closest is about two miles 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 make up the 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, The updated modern décor of this home will leave you feeling inspired and ready to make this home yours. Buy with peace of mind as the home is move—in ready. this property provides a great investment opportunity! The price of the property is $256,000. This property is under contract. Call our team at 717-450-7090. We can help you find a property that is a perfect fit for what you are looking for!
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