United StatesPennsylvaniaReading1041 WASHINGTON Street

1041 WASHINGTON Street
1041 WASHINGTON Street Reading, Pennsylvania 19601 United States

$599,000
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Destination Realty LLC

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3
Bedrooms
3
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath
.17 Acres
Exterior
Residential
Property type
1910
Year Built
PABK2001964
Web Id
PABK2001964
MLS ID
Reading
School District
10th-Penn
Elementary
Southern
Middle
Reading Senior
High
6
days ago

About 1041 WASHINGTON Street

Specialty car collectors dream garage! Nearly 6,100 sf of garage space plus almost 1,000 sf showroom and office! That's just the beginning description of this fabulous property that includes a beautiful 3-bedroom apartment on the second floor! Built in 1910 as a horse drawn trolley depot, it was converted to an Oldsmobile dealership in 1921 when the electric trolleys came to Reading! Currently owner operated as a licensed Penn-DOT auto dealership specializing in classic / vintage European car and part sales. The building has been fully renovated with upgrades and modernization throughout from 2006 - 2008. The list of renovations makes this 100% ready to operate... new roof, all new mechanical including all wiring, plumbing (all copper), new central heat and ac systems in showroom, basement office and apartment, Johnson Controls fire and security system with 3 zones, and security cameras. Natural gas and 3 phase 4 wire electric service with separate metering for the apartment and commercial spaces. Space details: 925 Sf formal showroom and office with zoned heat and ac, historic leaded glass windows and color impregnated concrete tile floor, vintage finish with period ceiling fans and excellent lighting. An upscale full bathroom with a washer and dryer hook-up has access from both the shop and showroom office. The shop is amazing! 39' by 140' with 30' two tier roof, vintage steel frame with 1,152 panes of glass... there is also a 39' by 42' loft, and both entrances are through 10' by 10' front and side overhead doors accessing a fenced gravel side lot and main entrance to the street. Included in the sale is a 1000# JLG high lift for easy access to the loft space and for building maintenance. Below the showroom is a "basement finished" office and storage space of about 950 sf. This space houses the buildings mechanical systems and includes a slop sink and toilet. The 1,500 sf 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom apartment is finished like a New York loft! with high quality and attention to detail that will impress anyone. Surrounded by crown molding, with central ac and gas heat, custom stone faade gas fireplace in living room, custom kitchen with Corian counters and an island that seats six, solid cherry wood cabinets, fully renovated bathrooms with Corian vanity tops and sinks, beautiful original pine flooring in living room and primary bedroom that includes it own full bathroom, energy efficient replacement windows, original stained glass in both bedroom and living room... custom window treatments remain along with all modern kitchen appliances ... 5 burner gas stove, refrigerator, installed microwave, wall mounted TV, full size washer and dryer! All these great features are in the apartment. In addition, there is a large back porch that overlooks the shop / garage and opens to a private rooftop patio that has room for plants, table and chairs for 6 as well as a grill, truly a sanctuary! Wow, is right! The bonus is its located in historic downtown Reading, Pennsylvania, less than a 3-hour drive from NYC, Washington DC and State College. If you dont know Reading, its worth the trip! This city is packed with character, offers great and affordable quality of life, is rich in history and is an easy drive to most everything East Coast.. Convenient location: Santander Arena: 5 blocks / 10-minute walk, Hilton Double-tree Hotel: 5 blocks / 10-minute walk, Performing Arts Center: 6 blocks / 12-minute walk, free parking 2 blocks away @ City Park lot. Paid public parking 1 block away @ Court / Penn Street. Located on a well-known city street - Washington Street which is Route 422 Business, only 20 minutes from the PA Turnpike.

Listing Courtesy of Destination Realty LLC

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features

lot description
Level
Style
Victorian

PROPERTY INFORMATION

Basement
Heated, Partially Finished, Poured Concrete, Rough Bath Plumb, Workshop
Basement
Heated, Partially Finished, Poured Concrete, Rough Bath Plumb, Workshop
Cooling
Central A/C
Cooling
Central A/C
Garage Info
20.00
Garage Info
20.00
Heating
Forced Air, Heat Pump - Gas BackUp
Heating
Forced Air, Heat Pump - Gas BackUp
Parking Description
Lighted Parking, Private
Parking Description
Lighted Parking, Private
Sewer
Public Sewer
Sewer
Public Sewer
Style
Victorian
Style
Victorian
View
City, Street
View
City, Street

EXTERIOR

Lot Description
Additional Lot(s), Interior, Level, SideYard(s), Zero Lot Line
Lot Description
Additional Lot(s), Interior, Level, SideYard(s), Zero Lot Line
Roofing
Architectural Shingle, Rubber
Roofing
Architectural Shingle, Rubber

INTERIOR

Flooring
Ceramic Tile, Concrete, Hardwood, Vinyl, Wood
Flooring
Ceramic Tile, Concrete, Hardwood, Vinyl, Wood

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Body of Water
Public
Body of Water
Public
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