43 E Main Street Strasburg, PA
$ 279,900
Property Attributes
  • MLS#1001837710
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityStrasburg
  • AreaStrasburg Boro
  • Zip17579
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1843
  • Taxes4143
  • Price$ 279,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage2082
  • Lot Size7,841 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty
Property Description

43 E. Main Street, proudly on display in Historic Strasburg! This Circa 1843 home with detached 2 car garage was originally a 2-room log structure. It has been lovingly cared for and enjoyed for generations in the same family for over One Hundred years. Over time, the house was expanded to become a spacious 4-bedroom, 2-bath dwelling with approximately 2,082 sq. ft. of living space. Rich in history, this sturdy and well-maintained home was built to last! Constructed with 4~x 6~ studs, deep window sills, plaster walls, wood floors and solid wood interior doors and iron hardware. These details reveal and exemplify the unique quality found throughout every room, and not typically found in current day construction. Historic records show this charming dwelling was once an Ice Cream Shop and a Telegraph office. It has since been graciously updated with modern amenities such as Stainless Appliances, custom Cherry Cabinetry, a large pantry for storage, as well as a convenient center island in the roomy Kitchen. Your family can relax in comfort, afforded by the newer Central Air and Heating systems. And, adding to the long list of improvements, the current owners have installed a 50-year Metal Roof and new gutters, added fresh insulation throughout most of the house, and replaced all the exterior clapboard siding, board by board! The 1st floor windows were painstakingly upgraded with double pane glass, taking care to preserve the wooden window sashes to maintain the historic character. A new, 200 AMP, Electrical Panel was installed, bathrooms are both recently updated and upstairs rooms freshly painted. The Sellers provided a more detailed account of improvements and dates work was completed, which can be found in the documents tab. The level yard is spacious and fenced. The oversized 2 car Garage is extra deep, with plenty of space for a work bench and storage. Off street parking for several cars is also available. Just a few blocks from the square, and an easy walk to the Creamery, one of the best places around for Ice Cream these days. Call your agent today for an appointment to discover this wonderful home for yourself and seize an opportunity to own a piece of history!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Unknown Elementary School Unknown Middle School Lampeter-Strasburg High School
Price History
6/13/2018 Listed $279,900

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA
Accessibility None
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Cool Fuel Electric
County/Parish LANCASTER
Garage Y/N Yes
Historic Y/N Yes
Levels 2
MLS Area Strasburg Boro (10557)
New Construction No
Open Parking Spaces 3.00
Possession Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 134.44
Property Condition Average+
Property Type Residential
Security Features Smoke Detector
Senior Community Y/N No
Structure Type Detached
Tax Year 2018
Vacation Rental Y/N No

Interior Features

Abovegradefinishedareasource Assessor
Abovegradefinishedareaunits Square Feet
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Water Heater
Basement Unfinished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.0
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Belowgradefinishedareasource Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Cooling Central A/C
Electric 200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers
Finished Area Above Grade 2082
Flooring Carpet, Hardwood, Tile/Brick, Wood
Full Baths 2
Heating Forced Air
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Interior Features Attic, Carpet, Kitchen - Country, Kitchen - Island, Wood Floors
Laundry Type Hookup, Main Floor
Living Area 2082
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Bedroom 1, Study, Laundry, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 4
Window Features Insulated, Wood Frame, Replacement

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 2
Architectural Style Colonial
Attached Garage No
Building Area Total 2082.00
Construction Materials Wood Siding
Exterior Features Sidewalks
Fencing Wood
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry, Garage Door Opener
Garage Spaces 2.00
Inclusions Refrigerator in the kitchen
Lot Dimensions 39.1x201x40.7
Lot Size Acres 0.18
Lot Size Source Plat Map/Survey
Lot Size Square Feet 7841.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s)
Pool (Y/N) No Pool
Road Surface Type Paved
Roadresponsibility Boro/Township
Roof Shingle
Sewer Public Sewer
Total Garage and Parking Spaces 5
Type of Parking Detached Garage
Water Access Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Pets
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 17579

AVG $300K
AVG $4,538
AVG 67
Year Built
AVG 1955
AVG 26

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