1729 Shale Road

Springfield Twp, PA 18951

$1,795,000
Price
5
Beds
5
Baths
4
1/2 Baths
12,125 Sq. Ft.
$148 / Sq. Ft.
12,125
Sq. Ft.
$148
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1729 Shale Road

StatusActive
MLS #614194
Year Built1977
DOM118
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Detached
Lot Size21.07 AC / 917,939 SF
Taxes$27,272 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyBucks County

Listing Agent

Nancy W. Ahlum

Dorey, Carol C Real Estate

ahlum@aol.com

P: (610) 360-7224

M: 881255881

Contact Agent(s)

Description

Open house sunday, 11/3 1-3pm! Price reduced! Sequestered in a dramatic & memorable setting in which to live & entertain, this custom-crafted Bucks County contemporary is as unique as its location. The 12,125 sq ft stone & cedar home overlooks a private lake that becomes one with the home through walls of windows, balconies, & generous decking. The open LR, DR, & family rm accommodate every luxury & comfort. The remodeled kitchen is designed w/copper front cabinets & stainless backsplash, granite... counters, Viking appliances including 2 dishwashers, 2 ovens, 2 fridges, 3 ranges, & multiple sinks & work islands. A breakfast area overlooks the acreage beyond. A recreation rm is adjacent to a 1st flr bedroom suite & 2 1st flr offices. A sunroom & game room open to the indoor heated swimming pool, hot tub, & sauna. 4 additional bedrooms on the 2nd flr include a MBR, w/fireplace & a skylight. This remarkable property contains 21 acres of lawn & woodland, secluded at the end of a long drive.

Amenities

Air ConditioningContemporaryDishwasherGame RoomHot TubLaundry in BuildingPoolPrivate Outdoor Space

Location

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Open Houses

Sunday, Nov 3rd

12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Public

Building Information for 1729 Shale Road

Stories2Year Built1977Building Size-Lot Size21.07 AC / 917,939 SF

Payment Calculator

$8,729 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$6,456

Property Taxes

$2,273

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 1729 Shale Road

Summary
    Location and General Information
  • Area: Springfield
  • Directions: route 412S; R onto 212; L onto Old Bethlehem Rd; L onto Roundhouse Rd; L onto Winding Rd; L onto Shale; house is on the right
  • School District: Palisades
  • Style: Contemporary
  • Sub division: Not in Development
    Owner
  • Type of Ownership: Fee Simple
    Parking
  • Garage: Attached
  • Number of Cars: 3
  • Parking: Off Street
    Taxes and HOA Information
  • Association: Lehigh Valley MLS
  • County Taxes: $4,423.00
  • Municipal Taxes: $2,171.00
  • School Taxes: $20,678.00
  • Total Taxes: $27,272.00
Property
    Lot Information
  • Acres: 21.073
  • APN: 42-021-015-002
  • Lots: Not In Development, Partially Wooded, Public Road, Stream, View, Waterfront
  • Lot Size: 20 - 50 Acres
  • Lot Size Source: Tax Records
  • Zoning Code: AD
    Property and Assessments
  • County Assessment: $180,910.00
  • Property SubType Category: Detached
  • Sqft Approx Abv Grade: 12125.0
  • Square Footage Source: Tax Records
  • Technology: DSL, Satellite, Security System
  • Year Built Exception: Unknown
    Utilities
  • Amperage Type: Circuit Breaker
  • Cooling: Ceiling Fan, Central AC, Zoned Cooling
  • Sewer: Septic
  • Water: Well
Interior and Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Roof: Asphalt Fiberglass
  • Construction: Stone, Wood
  • Exterior: Balcony, Deck, Gazebo, Kennel, Patio, Pond
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Clothes Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Oven/Range, Laundry Hookup
  • Basement: None
  • Dining: Breakfast Room, Dining Room
  • Fireplace: Bedroom, Family Room, Living Room
  • Floor: Hardwood, Tile, Wall-to-Wall Carpet
  • Heat Type: Forced Air, Oil, Radiant, Zoned Heat
  • Hot water: Electric, Liquid Propane
  • Interior Features: Cathedral Ceilings, Center Island, Den/Office, Family Room First Level, Florida Room, Laundry First, Recreation Room, Sauna, Skylight, Utility/Mud Room, Vaulted Ceilings, Walk in Closet, Wet Bar, Whirlpool
  • Total Room Count: 31
  • Total Rooms: 13
  • View: Hills, Lakefront, Panoramic
    Room 1
  • Room Description 1: Ceramic tile floor; vaulted wood ceiling; hand-painted mural; chandelier; track lighting;
  • Room Length 1: 12.0
  • Room Level 1: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 1: Foyer Area
  • Room Width 1: 14.0
    Room 2
  • Room Description 2: Reception Room: ceramic tile floor; vaulted ceiling; 2 skylights; track lighting; recessed lights; koi pond w/2 stone accent walls; closet
  • Room Length 2: 6.0
  • Room Level 2: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 2: Other Room
  • Room Width 2: 12.0
    Room 3
  • Room Description 3: Game Room: hardwood floor w/stained inlay; tray ceiling; recessed lights; ceiling lights; display case; whole house entertainment system; glass railing overlooking LR
  • Room Length 3: 15.0
  • Room Level 3: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 3: Other Room
  • Room Width 3: 28.0
    Room 4
  • Room Description 4: Sunken w/hardwood steps & lighting; marble floor; 2-story; vaulted ceiling w/exposed wood beams; ceiling fan; recessed lights; spot lights; BI speakers; BI storage cabinets; F2C stone FP w/raised hearth, wood mantel, & coal stove insert; wall of windows
  • Room Length 4: 16.0
  • Room Level 4: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 4: Living Room
  • Room Width 4: 29.0
    Room 5
  • Room Description 5: Hardwood floor w/stained inlay; 2-story; vaulted ceiling w/exposed lighted wood beams; ceiling lights; recessed lights; BI speakers; 2 walls of windows; glass railing overlooking LR; stone wall
  • Room Length 5: 20.0
  • Room Level 5: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 5: Dining Room
  • Room Width 5: 20.0
    Room 6
  • Room Description 6: Sunken w/lighted ceramic tile steps; ceramic tile floor; recessed lights; beadboard ceiling; F2C stone FP w/gas insert, raised hearth, & wood mantel; BI speakers; 3 walls of windows
  • Room Length 6: 23.0
  • Room Level 6: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 6: Family Room
  • Room Width 6: 28.0
    Room 7
  • Room Description 7: Wet Bar: ceramic tile steps w/lights; ceramic tile floor; U-shaped w/seating for 8; cabinets & open shelves; marble countertop; stained glass window; ceramic bar sink; decorative ceiling w/ceiling lights; DW; mini fridge
  • Room Length 7: 12.0
  • Room Level 7: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 7: Other Room
  • Room Width 7: 21.0
    Room 8
  • Room Description 8: Ceramic tile floor; copper front cabinets; granite countertop; stainless backsplash; under cabinet lights; double sink; 2 DW; Stainless oven w/convection; BI microwave; gas range w/4 burners & griddle; gas cooktop w/4 gas burners & griddle; island
  • Room Length 8: 15.0
  • Room Level 8: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 8: Kitchen
  • Room Width 8: 17.0
    Room 9
  • Room Description 9: Ceramic tile floor; copper front cabinets; granite countertop; stainless backsplash; ceramic sink; electric cooktop w/2 burners & grill; BI icemaker; BI wine fridge; 2 BI fridge/freezer; track lights; recessed lights; BI speakers; wall of windows
  • Room Length 9: 15.0
  • Room Level 9: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 9: Eating Area
  • Room Width 9: 17.0
    Room 10
  • Room Description 10: Ceramic tile floor; vanity w/granite countertop; wall mirror; vanity light; recessed lights; exhaust fan
  • Room Length 10: 7.0
  • Room Level 10: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 10: Half Bathroom
  • Room Width 10: 8.0
    Room 11
  • Room Description 11: W2W carpet; recessed lights; wall speakers; mirrored wall; custom made BI cabinets w/drawers, open shelves, & locks; entertainment center w/shelves & cabinets
  • Room Length 11: 26.0
  • Room Level 11: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 11: Rec Room
  • Room Width 11: 28.0
    Room 12
  • Room Description 12: W2W carpet; recessed lights
  • Room Length 12: 8.0
  • Room Level 12: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 12: Den Study Office
  • Room Width 12: 9.0
    Room 13
  • Room Description 13: 2nd office: W2W carpet; recessed lights
  • Room Length 13: 8.0
  • Room Level 13: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 13: Den Study Office
  • Room Width 13: 12.0
    Room 14
  • Room Description 14: W2W carpet; drop ceiling; recessed lights; pull down attic access; 2 closets
  • Room Length 14: 9.0
  • Room Level 14: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 14: Bedroom
  • Room Width 14: 16.0
    Room 15
  • Room Description 15: En Suite Bath: ceramic tile floor; vanity w/solid surface countertop & sink; wall mirror; drop ceiling; recessed lights; exhaust fan; shower w/glass door, handheld showerhead, & ceiling light
  • Room Length 15: 6.0
  • Room Level 15: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 15: Full Bathroom
  • Room Width 15: 8.0
    Room 16
  • Room Description 16: Ceramic tile floor; vanity w/marble countertop & sink; wall mirror; vanity light; drop ceiling; exhaust fan
  • Room Length 16: 8.0
  • Room Level 16: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 16: Half Bathroom
  • Room Width 16: 11.0
    Room 17
  • Room Description 17: W2W carpet; ceiling light; utility sink; BI shelves
  • Room Length 17: 9.0
  • Room Level 17: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 17: Laundry/Mud Room
  • Room Width 17: 9.0
    Room 18
  • Room Description 18: Ceramic tile floor; drop ceiling w/metal tiles; recessed lights; wall of windows; 4'x10' walk-in utility closet
  • Room Length 18: 14.0
  • Room Level 18: 1st Floor
  • Room Type 18: Sunroom
  • Room Width 18: 24.0

Property History for 1729 Shale Road

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 14, 2019Price Change

GLVRMLS #614194

$1,795,000
Oct 8, 2019Price Change

BRIGHT #PABU472896

$1,795,000
Jun 21, 2019Listed (Active)

GLVRMLS #614194

$1,850,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/14/2019
Price Change

GLVRMLS #614194

$1,795,000
10/08/2019
Price Change

BRIGHT #PABU472896

$1,795,000
06/21/2019
Listed (Active)

GLVRMLS #614194

$1,850,000

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1729 Shale Road

Taxable ValueLand$21,810Additions$159,100Total$180,910
Tax Record2019$27,272
Home Facts
Beds4Baths3.5Finished Sq.Ft.12,125 SqFtStories2Lot Size917,940 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1976Zoning42WS

Schools near 1729 Shale Road

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Springfield El SchoolPublicK-51.0 mi
6
Palisades Middle SchoolPublic6-83.8 mi
6
Palisades High SchoolPublic9-124.2 mi
8

Springfield El School

K-5, 1.0 mi, Public

6

Palisades Middle School

6-8, 3.8 mi, Public

6

Palisades High School

9-12, 4.2 mi, Public

8

School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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1729 Shale Road is a single family home for sale in Springfield Twp, PA 18951. This property was listed for sale on June 21, 2019 by Dorey, Carol C Real Estate at $1,795,000. Nearby schools include Palisades Middle School, Palisades High School and Springfield El School. 1729 Shale Road is a 5-bed, 7-bath, 12,125 sqft single family home built in 1977.

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