One look & you're on a high & gazing at beauty no matter where you look! Each sunrise & sunset takes your breath. Watch the planes take off from University Park on one side of home or Bellefonte Airport from other side. 4th Fest is viewable from decks, balconies, and in-ground pool above the clouds. If you value privacy and nature, welcome home! A gated entrance up a long, paved private driveway leads to a spectacular Spanish-style, 2-story home on 35.55 acres w/ 360-degree views from Mt Nittany Hospital to Pine Grove Mills, Mt Nittany & Tussey, to Bellefonte, then to north views of Wingate & Snow Shoe. Every room in this 5 bedroom, 6 full / 2 half bath home with nearly 7,800 sq. ft of finished living space is designed to draw your eye to the unparalleled panoramic views visible from the large windows throughout this home.
Features include 3 balconies & a 45’ x 22’ first floor deck w/ southern views · exterior walls are ICF/Insulated concrete from footer to roof · rebar reinforced 6" concrete walls w/ 3" of Styrofoam insulation on either side · Roof is a Spanish style, 50+ year stone coated steel · animal lovers-here’s your farmette w/chickens, goats, or horses with riding trails.
Plenty of parking · side-load garage 46' x 35' parks 3-4 cars with heated hot water radiant floors & RV bay w/ 14’ garage door, 23’ ceiling, drive-through bay · plus integral tandem garage in lower level · stunning front entrance to home faces North w/ a circular driveway, an island & pond in the middle & lots of asphalt parking on both sides of garages.
First floor: Spectacular 8' extra thick front door · entrance has 16” ceramic tile w/diamond shaped inlays · 9' ceilings · a large chandelier, · a stunning welcome to the 3500+ sq ft on 1st floor · Great Room has a large fireplace & 21' soaring ceilings w/ cathedral-sized windows showing State College & valleys below (southern view)· Conservatory room w/ hardwood floors, a glass-encased propane fireplace & 2 walls of large windows providing inspirational sight backdrop to the sounds of music · 1st floor office has built-in shelves from floor to ceiling · panoramic views from living room · 1st floor laundry area · Kitchen: Glick custom kitchen is 32' x 23' · soft-close drawers · Cambria quartz countertops ·3 spice racks · Thermador propane range · warming drawer · wall microwave · electric wall oven · pull-out cutting board · pot-filler spigot · SS appliances · 11’ x 6’ island w/ quartz, 2-tier countertop w/ space for 8 barstools · 12' quartz bar offering additional seating & views · coffee bar w/hot water dispenser for instant hot drinks · 3 smart touch sinks.
The second floor: has 11' ceilings · large open loft overlooking the great room · large space for a pool table or exercise area · laundry · Owner's suite has a separate 6’ x 9’ entrance room · bedroom is 30' x 21' w/ French doors to outdoor patio · Owner's bathroom is 23’ x 17’ · 23' of vanity space w/granite & 4 large mirrors · jetted tub · ceramic tile floors · two closet areas.· Four other spacious bedrooms on 2nd floor have ceiling fans · large closets w/ built-in closet organizers
Attic: additional 14’ x 16’ attic room/office · the Observatory/Cupula that is the "Eagle Nest" for seeing the world!
Lower level: has a full finished bath · media room framed out · space to add more bedrooms or large sitting area · lots of windows & walk-out glass doors.
Heating / cooling: Each floor has a Geo-Thermal HVAC & coal/wood burning boiler as a secondary heat source.
Property has a 60’x40’ 3-sided barn w/ steel trusses & roof for equipment & storage. Additional single-family home on 3.59 acres on a separate parcel at entrance that is included in the sale. Remodeled, it would bring good income as rental or AirBnB. This phenomenal home & location allows gatherings/parties as loud as you want and no neighbor to complain! Qualified Buyers only.
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