FAIR VIEW FARMS
Elegance, history, privacy, serenity and full amenities- this estate truly has it all.
A sprawling 36 acre property boasts an updated historic residence, filled with craftsmanship and sits on 1300 feet of the Yellow Breeches Creek. Located outside of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the property is situated within a few hours of major East Coast cities, including Baltimore, Washington D.C., Philadelphia and New York City.
Highlights of the property include:
- Splendid 36 Acre Horse Farm
- 1300 feet of the Yellow Breeches Creek Frontage
- Original Farm House, Built in 1795
- 11,000 Square Feet of Luxurious Living in Main Home
- Meticulously Maintained Grounds
- Guest House
- Game House
- Tenant House
- Pool House
- In-Ground Gunite Pool
- Tennis/Sports Court with Lights
- Bank Barn
- Tack Room
- Equipment Barn
EXPANSIVE FARM HOUSE RESIDENCE
The original farm house was built in 1795 and was completely remodeled with later additions and offers 11,000 square footage of luxurious living space. A gourmet kitchen, stunning formal dining room, office, library, formal living room and multiple sitting areas make up the main level. On the second floor you can find an expansive master suite, with multiple closets and bathrooms, three additional bedrooms and two bathrooms. On the third floor there is an additional living suite, complete with a kitchenette. In the fully finished, walkout basement you will discover many surprises, including a stone wall wine cellar, stain glass, historic woodwork and much more. All the rooms of the main house overlook the meticulously maintained grounds and scenic view of the creek and wildlife.
Other living areas on the property include the historic guest house, which is original to e the estate and offers impressive views, which you can enjoy on your own private porch. The separate tenant house is filled with similar craftsmanship as the main home, and can house additional guests, a caretaker or tenants.
RECREATION ON YOUR PROPERTY
You will feel like you are at the Country Club relaxing outside the fully appointed pool house by the in-ground Gunite pool. Utilize the lighted sport court to take on your opponents during a night-time game of tennis or basketball. A stand-alone game house will offer you privacy to entertain guests. The greenhouse will allow you to grow award winning orchids or just test out your green thumb.
YELLOW BREECHES CREEK
With over 1300 feet of creek footage just a skip from your back door, enjoy all the outdoors has to offer, including kayaking, canoeing, tubing, ice skating and fishing. The world-renowned limestone stream, the Yellow Breeches Creek, begins on South Mountain, in Michaux State Forest, and works it way through all the Cumberland Valley in Central Pennsylvania, including your backyard!
The large bank barn offers plenty of room to house your horses and the equipment to take care of the property. Stables are situated across from the tack room to appropriately store all the necessitates for you and the horses. The barn could also fit additional amenities for your horses and the sprawling property could easily accommodate pastures and riding areas.
This very private and quiet location is situated in the famous Pennsylvania farm area, however the property is only about five minutes to major highways that will quickly take you to the local airport, where you could keep a private plane. Located outside of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, the property is situated within a few hours of major East Coast cities, including Baltimore, Washington D.C., Philadelphia and New York City.
In The Spot Light!
ABC 27 featured this exquisite property on their "Luxury Living" segment. Join listing agent, Bob Hughes, as he gives you a tour of the estate!