Allan Clionsky

Buyer's Specialist, Realtor®

  • Cell 717-579-8338

897 Richmond Rd, WINDSOR, PA – $799,900

  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 2,700 Sqft
  • 57.18 Acres
  • 4 Beds
  • Baths
  • 2,700 Sqft
  • 57.18 Acres

897 Richmond Rd

See #PAYK116576 Here is your opportunity to own a 51 acre farm with 2 houses, a 36x60 metal barn, fencing, a stream and woods! Three building rights are available. This is Clean and Green, so the total taxes are low at only $7588.65 per year. Farm equipment can be included - ask for the list! The main house was built in 2016 and features 3 bedrooms plus a loft, 2.5 baths a large kitchen with granite counters, tile backsplash and an island, a garden tub. The home features a wrap around porch and a trex deck so you can relax and enjoy the views of your property. This private home can't be seen from the road, and the electric, phone and cable are underground, and there are 2 propane furnaces. The basement has a superior wall system, extra ceiling height, and outside entrance and a rough in for another bathroom. There's a good well with excellent pressure and 6 outdoor spigots placed around the property for your use. There's currently a hayfield, a run in shed and high tensile fencing for your animals. There's a 12x36 Run in Shed. One year warranty on the main house. There's a guesthouse on the property that needs some work, but it has been rented in the recent past for $600 per month, or you might use it as a guest house or for extended family. The guest house has 3 bedrooms and is heated by a pellet stove for $400 per year. there's an outdoor boiler nearby that could be rerouted to the second house to heat with wood. The guest house has a new windows, some insulation and most of the wiring is new. The guest house has a new roof and new siding. The seller makes no warranty or disclosure for the guest house. The main house, guest house and barn each have their own separate electric meters. The property also has an old stand of conifers that holds many deer and wild turkey are drawn to the stand of bebeech trees each fall. There are 40 Blueberry bushes, 2 pink lemonade bushes, cranberries, peach trees and you can pick buckets of wild raspberries. In the past, this land has been a tobacco farm, cornfields and raised livestock. Currently the owner has horses, cattle and sheep as well as a fast growing hay crop and blueberries. Take a walk down to your own section of Fishing Creek where kids can enjoy nature or you can enjoy the cooler temperatures, peace and quiet. The history of the farm is said to be that a Civil War Veteran returned from Gettysburg and built the original home that is now gone. Artifacts have been found with markings from this time period. In the hayfield there's a large green square that might indicate a palisade from the early 1700's. Trees marked red or blue are reserved for timbering soon. this is about 120 trees out of 20 acres of woods. There are 2 deeds for the property. Come and see all that this farm as to offer!

Essential Information

  • MLS® #PAYK118136
  • Price$799,900
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2.50
  • Full Baths2
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage2,700
  • Acres57.18
  • Year Built2016
  • TypeFarm
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleColonial
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address897 Richmond Rd
  • AreaChanceford Twp (15221)
  • SubdivisionNONE AVAILABLE
  • CountyYORK-PA
  • StatePA
  • Zip Code17366



Walk-in Closet(s), Master Bath(s)


  • HeatingOther
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • Has BasementYes
  • BasementOutside Entrance, Full
  • # of Stories2
  • Stories2 Story


Dishwasher, Built-In Microwave, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer


  • Exterior FeaturesStable(s), Paddock
  • RoofComposite


Vinyl Siding, Alum/Steel Siding

School Information

  • DistrictRED LION AREA

Additional Information

  • Date ListedJune 4th, 2019
  • Days on Market137
  • ZoningAG

Listing Details

  • Listing AgentCharles Trautman
  • Listing OfficeGateway Realty Inc.
  • Listing Office Phone7175605500
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