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For Sale at Auction

Sept 29, 2018

Listing No. 2740

1888 Victorian: Queen Anne
Birdsboro, PA









Historic Brooke Mansion

PUBLIC SALE

HISTORIC BROOKE MANSION & CONTENTS OUTSTANDING 3 ACRE REAL ESTATE WITH 3 STORY MANSION. FURNITURE, ORIENTAL RUGS, ARTWORKS, COLLECTIBLES, HOUSEHOLD GOODS

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018 AT 9:00 A.M.

REAL ESTATE AT 1:00 P.M.


Preview Times (Personal Property Only) - Thursday, Sept. 27 1:00 p.m. thru 4:00 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 29 from 7:00 a.m. thru sale.
May, 2017 Zoning Letter on file:
Bed & Breakfast, Offices, Restaurant, Residence !!!!!!!!!

This beautiful circa 1887 mansion is a true masterpiece designed by RENOWNED ARCHITECT FRANK FURNESS & built by IRON BARON EDWARD BROOKE II as a wedding gift for his bride Ann Louise Clingon.

This rare gem still retains over 95% of the original architectural features which include 42 total rooms; 16 bedrooms; 11 bathrooms; an outstanding 2 story entry foyer with open staircase; 10 custom built & unique working fireplaces; circular rosewood library with carved bookcases; outstanding stained/leaded glass windows; original walk-in safe; original wooden elevator; large wrap-around porch; full basement and many other outstanding features.

This mansion is situated on a 3 acre tract of land in South Central Pennsylvania in the heart of Pa. Dutch Country & the thriving Berks/Lancaster County Antique Markets. The property is just north of French Creek State Park and is within easy driving distance of Philadelphia, New York City & Washington D.C.

Bedrooms: 16
Full Bath(s): 9
Half Bath(s): 2

Heated Sq. Ft.: 13,900
Stories: 3

Acres: 3.000

Agent Contact Information

SHOWINGS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY

Phone: 717-875-7363 or 717-598-4195

www.brookemansion.com

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Features.

  • Dining room
  • Foyer
  • Kitchen
  • Living room
  • Unfinished Basement
  • Built-in Bookcases
  • Fireplaces
  • Grand staircase
  • Original wood windows
  • Wood floors
  • City sewer
  • City water supply
  • Claw-foot Tub(s)
  • Pocket Doors
  • Stained Glass Windows
  • Turret
  • Wrap Around Porch

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