As sunlight warms the natural stone exterior of 545 rock hill road, faint whispers of history rustle through the fields. Built in the 1850~s, local legend relates roy rogers bought trigger from this farm! Calm, still and peaceful aptly describe the bucolic setting of 545 rock hill. Both inside and out, this stone carriage style home is a classic example of the skill, craftsmanship and quality one would expect of its era ~ artfully updated and carefully maintained, a flawless blend of old and new. Entering the home from the rear patio into the dining room, a sun filled large open area with ceramic wood tile flooring, crown molding and tongue & groove ceiling, flanked by two built in china cabinets. The kitchen extends the dining area with the flooring continued throughout. The custom cabinets have a colonial reveal with dark accent hardware. The dark quartz counter and multi textured stone backsplash provide a tasteful contrast. Under cabinet lighting and recessed ceiling lighting illuminate the fully equipped kitchen workspace. In the spacious living room you will find wood flooring with an inlay pattern, and an old stone fireplace fully operational. The ceiling is complete with white tongue and groove planning trimmed with crown molding. Traditional and timeless details are evident in the spacious first floor master bedroom with refinished old hardwood floors, white tongue and groove ceiling planks and crown molding. There are two built in closets flanking a beautiful window seat. Directly across the hall is the master bathroom, featuring a quartz top vanity and a custom 3 sided glass shower. The shower contains multiple water jets and a supersized 16~ rain shower head. The bath is adorned in multi colored slate on the walls and floor. Off the living room is another room presently used as a work out room continuing the wood flooring from the living room, two walls of windows and two closets. This room is versatile in nature, could be a home office or day room! Large pressed tin crown molding accents the room along with a white pressed tin ceiling. Adjoining this room is the conservatory, once an old greenhouse fully restored in 2011. The wall and ceiling structure is made of engineered exotic hardwood. The flooring is travertine stone tile containing radiant hot water heating. There~s also a powder room, bar sink and french doors leading to the rear yard. An enticing room to spend carefree days and starlit evenings and a truly awesome place in the rain! Upstairs is an additional bedroom with sitting area and passive solar heat via the three large skylights. A private full bath with tile flooring and glass enclosed stall shower complete this floor. The basement houses a high efficiency heating system and domestic hot water provided by state of the art propane fired, hydronic system with 94% afue rating. The basement is the perfect spot for the wine cellar! The patio area surrounded by english style gardens provide an area for alfresco dining overlooking the inground salt water pool and spa and beautifully fenced lawns. The pool chemistry is constantly controlled by a modern salt water system, wirelessly controlled with an app. The freestanding oversize 1,700 square foot six car garage, with one bay fully heated, insulated and alarmed. Framed by dramatic views , seclusion and solitude ~ it is the memorable essence of rural pennsylvania situated on 19 acres with mature forests that are home for deer and other wildlife with the remainder meadows and sweeping lawn and pastures and a stream. Only 90 minutes from manhattan and minutes to i-78 and the nj border, this property serves beautifully as a full-time residence or as a delightful weekend getaway.
The vacancy rate of homes in 18951 is
4.19% with 76.82% of homes being owner-occupied. The median household income in 18951 is $67129 per year with those between 45 and 64 having the highest median income at $79821.