159 Bowers Rd, Mertztown, PA 19539

5 beds1 bath1,494 sqft Edit

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Sold: $161,000
Sold on 06/25/15
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A country home in a country setting with public water and sewer. Enjoy views of the surrounding farmland in North Eastern Berks County. Room for your your pets, your cars, and your garden on this 0.69 acre lot. Outbuilding includes a 3-car garage with carport on side ( in need of repair), a hen house divided into 3 separate parts for your use, and an outhouse. All need repainting. The 4/5 bedroom house boasts a slate roof, lots of natural woodwork, 9ft. ceiling, transum windows, and hardwood floors, even under carpeting. All appliances are included in sale. The bath and kitchen have been updated. There is newer plumbing,electric service, tile and carpeting, and a fresh coat of paint on the brick outside. Mostly all new windows and seller has a contractor installing 2 new windows in the near future.  More Less 


  • Lot: 0.69 acres
  • Single Family
  • Built in 1880
  • Views: 904 all time views
  • Cooling: Central
  • Heating: Other
  • Last sold: Jun 2015 for $161,000
  • Last sale price/sqft: $108


  • Fireplace
  • Storage

    Additional Features

    • HomePath Renovation Financing

    Appliances Included

    • Range / Oven


    • Exterior material: Brick
    • Room count: 8
    • Stories: 1
    • Structure type: Cape cod
    • Unit count: 1


    • Floor size: 1,494 sqft
    • Parcel #: 63545204844480
    • Zillow Home ID: 8900534

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    Neighborhood: 19539

    Zillow predicts 19539 home values will rise 0.4% next year, compared to a 0.1% increase for Berks as a whole. Among 19539 homes, this home is valued 19.3% less than the midpoint (median) home, and is valued 4.5% less per square foot.

    Foreclosures will be a factor impacting home values in the next several years. In 19539, the number of foreclosures waiting to be sold is 75.6% less than in Berks, and 81.9% lower than the national average. This lower local number could help 19539 home values rise more quickly than other regions in Berks.

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