This secluded Mennonite built home is situated to take full advantage of the elements, with Eastern facing windows in the kitchen and Western facing windows in the Living Room. The home has lots of windows; all replaced in the last 10 years that also take advantage of cross breezes coming up the hillsides. The recently tiled L-shaped Porch and concrete Patio offer lots of room for outdoor entertaining. This unique home features an open concept with a Kitchen, Dining Area, Living Room, Master Bedroom, Bath and Laundry all on the main floor. Kitchen cabinets were handmade (tongue & groove constructed using no nails) by the Mennonites who lived on the property. Real hardwood floors are through the Kitchen, Dining Area and Living Room. Go up the walnut stairs made with walnut taken off this property to 4 Bedrooms and a Sitting Room. Tons of storage on the 2nd floor with 2 large cubbies and an Attic. In the Finished Basement is a unique Bathroom with a tile and glass block walk-in shower, an Office, a carpeted Family Room and an area perfect for crafts, sewing or as a workout area. There is also a summer Kitchen in the Basement with new ceiling and floor installed w/in the last three months. Perfect for fixing snacks while watching TV in the large Family Room. The Walk-out Basement has a sitting area covered by the upper level Porch which offers a quiet place to sit and read or watch the wildlife. The grounds have been landscaped with paver flower beds, terraced beds, pavers around three trees, mature trees and hundreds of perennials. The current owners had central air and heat installed.
This small farm is fenced, had a lake built five years ago and has been stocked with bass, blue gill and catfish. It has a hayfield that can be harvested several times a year. The small Barn behind the house has been home to goats, sheep, calves, chickens and rabbits. There is an orchard with 48 various fruit trees, 400 berry plants, red, black and yellow raspberries, blackberries and grapes. There are two asparagus patches, one which has been producing for over 20 years. There are garden plots in several areas. The front Utility Shed has been divided into four sections. Two sections are for farm equipment, one is a woodworking shop and one an art studio complete with A/C and a wood burning stove. There is a high hoop house to grow vegetables almost year round. This home is perfect for the family who wants to grow what they eat, grow for a Farmer's Market and/or preserve and store their food. There is also a food storage room. If you're the buyer who wants to have a nice, large home, a place to grow your own food and lots of room for kiddos or furry friends to run this Property is for you.