261 Old Fort Rd, Centre Hall, PA 16828

List Price
Sq. Ft
Year Built
Potters Mills
School District
Penns Valley Area
Days on Market

Property Description

Curb appeal, privacy and 300° mountain range views at its best! High-end custom-built 3,891 sq. ft. home on 9.1 acres - now offered for sale with multiple improvements (listed below) made by its second owner. Private and peaceful setting. QUALITY built home features: vaulted ceilings, 3 fireplaces (2 propane, 1 wood), 4 spacious bedrooms, (one of which has a private entrance and bath), 3 1/2 baths, bonus rooms, walk-in closets, new 2022 skylights, wide hallways, cedar closet, laundry shoot, built-ins, 2 car attached garage w/ craft room with heat/AC and sink. Three expansive outdoor living spaces each with covered areas plus a wrap-around deck. 45 x 32' stamped concrete patio with pergola and brick pillars off of the spacious covered porch. 2013 Geothermal. Property features a large 63x36 Morton building with 1" insulation and plywood interior walls, water and electric and a heated/air conditioned office. 50 Amp RV hook-up on Morton building. Potting shed with lights and electricity. Sprawling lawn with flower gardens and landscaping. Beautiful outdoor lighting. In-house attic storage space with built in shelves. Rare and tremendous and opportunity to live privately with breathtaking scenic mountain range views out every window --- and a 20-minute drive to State College, Bellefonte or Lewistown, 15 minutes to I-80, rte. 99 and 5 to rte. 322. Nestled against 88+ acres of farmland registered Clean and Green and previously in CREP for 15 years, this home provides a tranquil escape while remaining conveniently connected to nearby amenities, towns, and major roadways. The adjacent farmland is unlikely to be developed due to the extremely expensive tax conversion costs from the government grant programs in which the neighboring farm is and has been enrolled. Don't miss the opportunity to own this exceptional property that combines elegance, comfort, and eco-friendly features. Furnishings - turnkey optional. Current owner improvements since purchase: [ ] Hot water heater 2019 [ ] New ceiling fan light upstairs bathrooms [ ] Hardwood floors throughout 2nd floor 2014 [ ] 9 New skylights porch & house summer 2022 [ ] Geothermal 5-ton unit with additional H2O super water heater - [ ] New well pump water system [ ] New propane fireplace [ ] Finished room over garage [ ] Loft over kitchen [ ] Office in Morton building [ ] Concrete stamped Patio - front and back & driveway drain [ ] wrap around Deck & steps of Tek deck [ ] Additional 200 amp service to house [ ] jet water pump for increased pressure under demand [ ] Treated water lines, shut off and cat 5-e installed to Morton building [ ] Reverse osmosis water for kitchen [ ] Extensive landscape tree removal [ ] Added exterior lighting: soffit lights front and back of house, motion lights house and barn, flood and landscape lights [ ] built brick feature with lights and planter at driveway entrance 2015 [ ] 2nd shed on concrete slab [ ] new roof 2013 [ ] attic and under house crawl space Dynamic spray foam insulated in 2020 for increased energy efficiency & humidity regulated crawl space fans. [ ] cat 5-e internet ran to each room in house [ ] installed new ceilings and recessed lights in 2 bedrooms 2021 [ ] installed attic pull-down steps and built storage shelves in attic 2021 [ ] 2010 added 1" insulation board and plywood to the interior of Morton building. Painted interior white in 2015. [ ] added additional outside electric on porch, patio and trees [ ] renovated laundry and main guest bathroom [ ] 50 AMP RV hook ups installed [ ] 2023 new kitchen double ovens, stovetop [ ] overall addition of approx. 645 sq feet of living space - plus air-conditioned room off garage and office in Morton building [ ] Chimneys recapped 2019 & damper replaced in wood burning fireplace. [ ] New gutters on barn and house with leaf guards [ ] House painted outside and inside 2023

Additional Information

Interior Features
Additional Stairway, Attic/House Fan, Built-Ins, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Central Vacuum, Chair Railings, Combination Kitchen/Living, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Efficiency, Exposed Beams, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Laundry Chute, Primary Bath(s), Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Water Treat System, Window Treatments, Wood Floors
Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Central Vacuum, Dryer - Electric, Dryer - Front Loading, ENERGY STAR Clothes Washer, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Instant Hot Water, Microwave, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Stove, Washer, Washer - Front Loading, Water Conditioner - Owned, Water Heater, Water Heater - High-Efficiency, Water Heater - Tankless
Exterior Features
Awning(s), Boat Storage, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Gutter System, Outbuilding(s), Secure Storage, Sidewalks
Lot Size
Potters Mills
School District
Penns Valley Area
Garage Spaces
90% Forced Air, Central, Energy Star Heating System, Other
Attic Fan, Ceiling Fan(s), Geothermal, Zoned
Architectural Shingle
On Site Septic
Private, Well
Listing Agent
Daniel J. Demers

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