215 E Orange Street Lancaster, PA
$ 949,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1009998800
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityLancaster
  • AreaLancaster City
  • NeighborhoodNONE AVAILABLE
  • Zip17602
  • StyleTraditional
  • Year Built1749
  • Taxes17644
  • Price$ 949,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms3
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage4681
  • Lot Size8,712 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Century 21 Gold
Property Description

Featured in Lancaster City this Stunning Historic Home was built in 1749 and has been thoughtfully and thoroughly updated, remodeled, and cared for. It was once home to James Buchanan before he became our 15th president. It was also home to the Revolutionary war diarist Christopher Marshall and now it can be yours!! Located in the City of Lancaster Historical District the main home has 5 bedrooms 3 full baths and 2 half baths in the main home with over 4,500 square feet of living space. The main floor holds a formal sitting room and family room (currently being used as an office, an impressive dining room, large cooks' kitchen, and a delightful breakfast room. Both the living room and family rooms have built in cupboards and shelving with brick fireplaces as focal points. An immense dining room has a charming corner fireplace adorned with hand-painted tile. The kitchen has been redone and boasts red rose custom cabinets, soapstone counter tops, stainless steel appliances, and radiant floor heat. Off the kitchen is a bright, cheerful breakfast room with a brilliant view of the courtyard and carriage house. The master en suite is located on the second floor and has a magnificent updated master bath that includes a soaking tub and an oversized walk-in glass shower. The guest suite enjoys its own private bath and a brick fireplace (currently used a sitting room). A beautiful courtyard has been designed and professionally landscaped with Carolina gas lanterns, landscape lighting, and a slate patio. All of the sidewalk bricks were reused to retain the patina and history of the property. The four-car garage features a central vac system, a lift compressor, and a wash bay with floor drains. Over the garage is a newly renovated apartment with another kitchen, bedroom, living room, and full bath offering the options for use as a guest house or possible rental property. The driveway and sidewalks are equipped with a sensor snowmelt system. Other features include the 1st-floor offer surround sound, the doors offer a keyless locking system, and the driveway gate comes equipped with a camera and a call button to allow you to provide access for guests and deliveries. The home is close to major highways yet within walking distance of restaurants, theatres, art galleries, shops, and H.M.Musser Park. Call to schedule your private showing.

Price History
10/25/2018 Listed $1,250,000
12/8/2018 12% - $1,100,000
4/9/2019 5% - $1,050,000
5/11/2019 5% - $998,000
9/13/2019 5% - $949,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Cool Fuel Electric
Exclusions Basement W/D, Garage W/D
Garage Y/N Yes
Levels 2.5
MLS Area Lancaster City (10533)
New Construction No
Open Parking Spaces 3.00
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Immediate
Price Per Sq Ft 202.73
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Average+
Security Features Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Structure Type Detached
Tax Year 2018
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Zoning R3

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4681
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Appliances Dishwasher
Basement Full, Unfinished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 3 1.0
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bathrooms Half Upper Level 3 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 3 2
Central Air Y/N Yes
Cooling Central A/C
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Fireplace Y/N No
Flooring Wood, Tile/Brick
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 2
Heating Radiator, Radiant
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Interior Features Master Bath(s), Butlers Pantry, Ceiling Fan(s), Water Treat System, Dining Area
Laundry Type Upper Floor, Basement
Living Area 4681
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Other, Attic
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Rooms 9
Window Features Energy Efficient, Replacement

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 4
Architectural Style Traditional
Construction Materials Brick
Exterior Features Sidewalks, Street Lights, Satellite Dish, Exterior Lighting
Fencing Other
Foundation Details Stone, Concrete Perimeter
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry
Garage Spaces 4.00
Inclusions Air Compressor To Run Lift, 2nd Flr W/D, Master Bedroom Tv
Lot Dimensions -
Lot Features Level
Lot Size Acres 0.20
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 8712.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade
Pool Y/N No Pool
Roof Pitched, Shingle
Sewer Public Sewer
Total Garage and Parking Spaces 7
Type of Parking Driveway, Detached Garage
Water Access Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 17602

AVG $420K
AVG $4,458
AVG 38
Year Built
AVG 1978
AVG 28
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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