124 E Walnut Street

Reading, PA
$ 245,000 Beds 3 Baths 1.5 Sq 1,568 Virtual Tour
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Welcome to this well maintained and fully upgraded gem in the heart of Shillington! 124 E Walnut St has so much to offer with its charming character and exceptional look. As you enter the home from the generously-sized front porch, you will immediately feel at home as you make your way into the blissful living room. Imagine yourself sitting back and relaxing in its coziness and all that it has to offer; boasting hardwood floors, accentuated with stained glass windows, and antique French doors that lead into the separate dining room for everyday use and perfect for entertaining. Make your way to the upgraded kitchen with granite countertops, side splash, open wall concept, island, and new stainless-steel appliances. The first-floor powder room is a magnificent plus as well. This home is perfect for entertaining with an easy flow for traffic, and as you exit the kitchen, you will find a covered back deck, which had been recently redone, and beautifully landscaped fenced in backyard, perfect for picnics and gatherings. In the back of the property sits a one car detached garage (roof replaced in 2015). As you make your way to the second floor you will find a generously sized master bedroom with hardwood floors, retreating to the second bedroom, where you'll find a remarkable private porch overlooking the backyard. The home also owns a 3rd bedroom in addition to the added luxury of a multipurpose bonus room that can be utilized as a 4th bedroom, sitting room, changing room, or office. The basement is unfinished but is being utilized for laundry and a workout room. Please Take note that central AC was added in 2016. This home has been converted from oil to gas heat with electric heat pump back-up, new energy efficient insulated doors, new storm doors on the 1st floor, downspouts with underground drainage, basement has been well maintained with new waterproofing, extra insulation under the porch, new basement windows, newer HTWH (2016), Roof (2012), new HVAC (2018), along with upgraded electrical, added insulation installed, and walk-up floored attic is perfect for added storage. Walking distance to the middle and high school and close proximity of parks and recs, shopping, and restaurants. Don't wait, this amazing home won't last long! Seller is providing a 1 yr America's Preferred Home Warranty!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 245,000
  • Lot Size
  • 5,663 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,568
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 1
  • Year Built
  • 1920
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Reading
  • Taxes
  • 3619
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • Shillington Boro
  • MLS#
  • PABK365564
  • Zip
  • 19607
Listing Provided by: Keller Williams Real Estate-Horsham



Acceptable Financing Cash, FHA, Conventional, VA
Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Range, Dishwasher
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County BERKS
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Exterior Features Sidewalks, Street Lights
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air, Heat Pump - Electric BackUp
High School District GOVERNOR MIFFLIN
Interior Features Attic
Levels 2
MLS Area Shillington Boro (10277)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Balcony, Porch(es)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 156.25
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name SHILLINGTON
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1568
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N No
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Upper Floor
Living Area 1568
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Kitchen, Study, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3, Attic, Half Bath
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Rooms 7

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 1
Garage Features Garage - Rear Entry
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Washer, Dryer, Refrigerator, Kitchen Island
Lot Dimensions 0.00 x 0.00
Lot Size Acres 0.13
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 5663.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 1
Type of Parking Detached Garage
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
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Fredicksburg, Virginia office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Middle School Unknown Middle School
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Price History

10/14/2020 Listed $245,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19607

AVG $250K
AVG $4,737
AVG 33
Year Built
AVG 1928


124 E Walnut Street Reading, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $245000 with 1568 sqft and a lot size of 5,663 SqFt Acre(s). 124 E Walnut Street Reading has 3 bedrooms, 1 baths and was built in 1920. The property's zip code is 19607 which is in Reading, PA

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