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About 127 Abels Rd

Nestled in the serene landscape of Wrightsville, 127 Abels Rd also known as the Burgholtshouse Estate presents a rare historic opportunity to own a magnificent 20-acre farm estate that exquisitely blends the timeless charm of a colonial stone farmhouse with modern comforts and luxury which predates the early 19th century. This sprawling property, with its breathtaking elevated views of open plains, offers a perfect balance of elegance, privacy, and a touch of rustic beauty. This property which has been approved, stamped and permitted by the local jurisdiction, is perfectly suited for short-term rentals, wedding venues, and operating as a bed and breakfast, making it an ideal investment for those looking to combine a lifestyle of elegance with income-generating ventures. Key Features: Historic Stone Farmhouse: Experience the grandeur of Colonial mixed Georgian architecture in this 5-bedroom, 4.5-bathroom stone farmhouse. Each room is a chapter of history reimagined with today's amenities with selected inspired paints curated by the interior designer David Lyall. Elegant Living Spaces: The house boasts multiple living areas, each brimming with character. The heart of the home is the spacious kitchen, perfect for family gatherings and culinary adventures. The kitchen features a large island that serves as a breakfast bar, a deep sink, and a lovely view of the stretching plains from your window. Luxurious Bedrooms and Bathrooms: This home comes fully furnished, with comfort and style resonating in every bedroom, including a master suite that is a haven of relaxation. The 4.5 bathrooms blend contemporary fixtures with classic design, including a convenient half bathroom in the basement alongside a full bathroom. The top floor lends a beautiful countryside view with a fantastic gathering space that could serve as a great room or loft with an adjoining bedroom and bathroom. A fully finished basement with more than one walk-out access demonstrates impressive craftsmanship showcasing towering stone columns and exposed timber joists. This portion of the home could also potentially serve as a separate living space in the form of generating revenue or simply blending generations of family. Captivating Outdoor Spaces: Just outside of the town which was named for the fine view of the surrounding country you can step outside to enjoy a lovely view of the surrounding landscape. The property's position on an elevated plain allows for panoramic vistas. With 2 porches and a balcony, there is plenty of room to sit, stretch, and enjoy kinship over the beverage of choice. Bank Barn and Stables: The Bank barn includes several stables on the ground floor along with additional space that can be accessed from the side that would serve well as a potential office. Enclosed with a separate entrance, window and bathroom. Detached 3-Car Garage: A spacious, detached 3-car garage provides ample space for vehicles, tractors, and additional storage. Spring House: Adding to the property's charm is a quaint spring house located closer to Abel Rd, a nod to the estate's rich history. Natural Beauty: The estate is graced with a meandering stream, inviting woods, and tillable acreage, offering a perfect blend of open space and natural tranquility. Ideal Location: Situated in a peaceful area of Wrightsville, the property combines the serenity of country living with convenient access to local amenities. Whether it's for the love of farming, a passion for equestrian life, or simply the desire to live in a space where every glance out the window is a picturesque scene, 127 Abels Rd is where your dreams become reality. Seize this opportunity to own a piece of paradise and history! Your Attention: For considerable information, reports, plans, etc please reach out to the listing agent for thorough details.

Features of 127 Abels Rd

MLS® # PAYK2055624
Price $1,200,000
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 4.50
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 4,960
Acres 20.00
Year Built 1820
Type Residential
Sub-Type Detached
Style Colonial, Dwelling w/Separate Living Area, Farmhouse/National Folk
Status Active

Community Information

Address 127 Abels Rd
Area Lower Windsor Twp (15235)
County YORK-PA
State PA
Zip Code 17368


Amenities Cedar Closet(s), Curved Staircase, Exposed Beams, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors, Entry Lvl BR, Skylight(s)
Parking Asphalt Driveway, Private
# of Garages 3
Garages Garage - Front Entry, Garage Door Opener, Garage - Side Entry
View Trees/Woods, Pasture
Is Waterfront No


Appliances Dishwasher, Stainless Steel Appliances, Dryer-front loading, Oven/Range-Gas, Washer-front loading, Water Heater, Six burner stove, Water Conditioner
Heating Forced Air, Wood Burn Stove
Cooling Central A/C
Has Basement Yes
Basement Full, Fully Finished, Heated, Improved, Outside Entrance, Interior Access, Walkout Level, Windows
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 6
# of Stories 3
Stories 3


Exterior Stone
Exterior Features Outbuilding Apartment, Sidewalks, Porch(es), Balconies-Multiple, Stone Retaining Walls, Stable(s)
Lot Description Backs to Trees, Front Yard, Partly Wooded, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Stream/creek, Vegetation Planting, Interior, Rural, Sloping
Windows Double Pane, Skylights
Roof Composite, Shingle
Foundation Stone

School Information


Additional Information

Date Listed February 14th, 2024
Days on Market 14
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

Listing Agent Stephen Hammond
Listing Office Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Homesale Realty
Listing Office Phone 7176532646

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