603 Fowlersvillle Road, Bloomsburg, PA
Located in Bloomsburg Pennsylvania across 8 acres of historic peaceful paradise stands this one-of-a-kind historic property. A circa 1869 2-story farmhouse has been extensively improved and remodeled but still holds its true character and charisma that make it simply a work of art. It combines the perfect mix of old warm charm with modern features and amenities between the original house and the addition. Everything in the 1869 portion of the house is original: original doors, original flooring, and original door hinges.
The original 1869 pine floors have been refinished, plus new utilities including an Ozone water purification system, a Generac generator, an ADT Security System with fire and thief, and a monitored video camera surveillance system. A welcoming foyer unveils the living room with hardwood floors and high ceilings. A gracious sitting room overlooks the impeccable views while connecting to the formal dining room.
The classic country kitchen is a highlight with an imported AGA cooker, trash compactor and dishwasher. A center island is surrounded by imported Smallbone cabinetry from England. The kitchen is easy to cook and maneuver in with trash compactor, dishwasher and refrigerator. Adjacent the kitchen is an antique but stylish family room with wood ceiling and exposed beams, a fireplace, and tile flooring imported from England. Through the art gallery or display hall takes you to the incredible and over sized owner’s suite.
This private owner’s suite boasts a sitting area with fireplace, high ceilings with a skylight to look up at the stars at night, and a private covered patio. This private patio is ideal for reading a book or enjoying a beautiful summer evenings. The owner’s suite also highlights 5 inch wide and ¾ inch thick hickory plank hardwood flooring. The owner’s private bath is spacious contains a stall shower, jetted tub, duel vanities and a walk-in closet. The remodeled 1st floor laundry room is convenient which includes a full bath with a stall shower. Excellent for washing up after a day in the pool or washing pets as they enter the property.
A classic staircase leads to the upper level featuring 3 bedrooms with crown molding, 1 fully remodeled full bath with original claw foot tub, walk-in shower, and, custom cherry wood vanity. An added bonus on the 2nd floor is a walk-in display closet with lots of storage. The 2nd floor den at the top of the 1800’s curved staircase leading from the original kitchen, which could be converted into a home office or playroom. One of the bedrooms is a 2nd owner’s suite with hardwood floors, crown molding, and a large walk-in closet with built-in shelves. The over sized walk-in closet also connects to the den. The exterior of the property is just as classic as the interior with patio and in-ground gunite concrete pool. The patio and pool provide an area to relax or entertain guests. The house is surrounded by pristine landscaping and perfect manicured lawns.
The detached Carriage House is currently being used as an in home business/workshop but it has endless possibilities. It could be converted to a number of different uses such as, a workshop or business, a tenant house, guest quarters, or a caretaker’s house. Or could be used as an in-law quarters or for extended family that needs privacy from the main house. Inside this dwelling features deluxe Pergo flooring, a kitchenette which could be turned into a full kitchen, and new bath that just needs finishing. Plus it has new electric, A/C, heat, an ADT security system with fire and thief, and a monitored video camera surveillance system. The front entrance has a covered front door and a ramp to the door.
Across the road next to the spring house and pond is a new detached 4-car garage (46 x 30) that could be converted into numerous uses. Currently it could be used to house cars, trucks, motorcycles, 4-wheelers, etc. But the garage could be converted and used as a horse stable with stalls, hobby room, or even as another workshop. The upper level of the garage (46 x 14) could be finished and turned into an office or just a large storage area for personal items. Plus an ADT security system with fire and thief. With open acreage around the garage and the pond, it would be ideal for horse gazing. You would be able to keep an eye on your horses from just about anywhere on the property.