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805 W Foster Ave

State College, PA 16801 View Map $604,000 Ask a Question
Beds3
Baths2Full11/2
Sq.Ft.1,592
Year1926
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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:PACE2507738
Sq. Feet:1,592
Date Sold:12/15/2023
Lot Size:0.31 Acres
County:Centre
This stately 2-story historic red brick home, located in a highly sought out Holmes-Foster neighborhood offers a blend of distinctive style and timeless charm. Here are some of the notable features and details of this property, The home is made of red brick, which adds to its historic and classic appeal. It is situated on a corner lot, providing extra space and privacy. The yard features multiple levels, including a patio and a fantastic treehouse, creating a wonderful outdoor space for relaxation and entertainment. Hardwood floors are found throughout the house, adding a touch of elegance. Abundant natural light flows through the house, creating a warm and inviting atmosphere. The kitchen is well-appointed with custom cherry cabinets, granite countertops, and a tasteful tile backsplash. Stainless steel appliances are included, making meal preparation a breeze.
The spacious living room has a bright and airy feel, with ample windows to let in natural light and features a wood fireplace, adding both warmth and character to the room. The living room also provides access to a screened-in sunroom, perfect for enjoying the outdoors in comfort. There is a multi-purpose office/den area on the main floor with lots of windows, making it a great space for work or relaxation. The second floor boasts three bedrooms, providing plenty of living space. There is one full bathroom on this floor, ensuring convenience for the occupants. The basement features a full bathroom and a laundry area, adding practicality to the home. The attic offers ample storage space. It is equipped with a wood-fired boiler for efficient heating. The property is within walking distance to downtown and Penn State, making it convenient for accessing amenities and the university. This historic red brick home combines classic architectural details with modern amenities and a convenient location, making it an attractive choice for those seeking a charming residence in the Holmes-Foster neighborhood.

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Price Change History

Date Old Price New Price Percent Change
10/4/2023$649,900$634,999-2.3%
12/15/2023$634,999$604,000-4.9%

Community Information

Address:805 W Foster Ave, State College, PA 16801
Area:State College Boro (16436)
County:Centre
City:State College
Subdivision:Holmes-Foster
Zip Code:16801
Neighborhood:HOLMES-FOSTER

School Information

School System:State College Area
High School:STATE COLLEGE AREA
Middle School:PARK FOREST
Elementary School:CORL STREET

Architecture

Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1926
Stories:2
Style:Traditional,Craftsman
Construction: Brick
Roof: Asphalt, Shingle
Foundation: Block, Stone
Basement Type: Full

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Dining Area, Wainscotting, Wood Floors, Kitchen - Gourmet, Laundry Chute
Appliances: Washer, Microwave, Stainless Steel Appliances, Oven/Range - Gas, Water Heater, Dishwasher, Dryer, Oven - Double
Flooring: Solid Hardwood
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Sun/Florida Room, Mud Room, Office, Full Bath, Half Bath
Fireplace: Brick
Patio And Porch: Patio(s)
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Garage: Garage - Rear Entry
Garage Spaces: 1
Heating: Hot Water, Wood Burn Stove
Heating Fuel: Oil
Hot Water: Electric

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 1592
Below Grade 0
Total 1592

Rooms

LevelSizeDescription
Half BathMain Level4x6
KitchenMain Level11x12
Dining RoomMain Level12x13
Living RoomMain Level13x23
OfficeMain Level10x13
Sun/Florida RoomMain Level8x10
Bedroom 1Upper 1 Level12x13
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level11x14
Bedroom 3Upper 1 Level11x18
Full BathUpper 1 Level9x11
Mud RoomMain Level
Full BathLower 1 Level4x5

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.31 Acres
Lot Dimensions:0.00 x 0.00
Lot Description: Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Trees/Wooded
Parking: Gravel Driveway
Parking Types: Attached Garage
Parking Included In List Price: No
Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Roads: Paved
Municipality: STATE COLLEGE BORO
Zoning:R
Directions:From Atherton Streat turn on to W College Ave , Turn at S Sparks turn onto W Foster Ave

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $4,328 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
School Tax: $2,796
New Financing: Conventional
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $1,071.00 (Annually)
County Tax Rate: $460.00 (Annually)
Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional, VA

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Listing Information Last Updated 6/18/2024
Listing provided courtesy of Kissinger, Bigatel & Brower.