The Partridge House
Gothic Revival Home - Built in 1829 – 7 Bedrooms – 6 Full
Baths - Master Craftsman Woodwork – One Story Bay Windows –
History, Charm, Convenience
Perched above Pottsville lies The
Partridge House, America’s Oldest Gothic Revival Home.
Construction of this home finished in 1829 and has welcomed
many guests throughout the years! Meander up the stairs or
gravel path to the magnificent solid wood entry doors. A
small foyer with marble floor and original ceiling painting
welcomes you. Through another set of wood and glass doors,
enter into the exquisite main hall with large arched
doorways and trim, crystal chandelier, solid wood newel
post, paneling, and hardwood floors. The ballroom currently
functions as a dining area and has pocket doors, many period
windows, intricately carved door fan, crystal chandeliers,
and electric fireplace insert. Other rooms on the first
floor include the front parlor/lounge with stained glass
windows; the library with built in bookcases, curio
cabinets, and marble fireplace with electric insert; eat in
kitchen; and maid’s stairs.
construction and architecture continue to the upper floors
of the mansion with the banister, wood trim, doors, and
hardware. The main suite on the second floor has its own
custom bathroom with jacuzzi tub. Three additional bedrooms
have their respective baths with jacuzzi tubs on the second
floor. Lighting fixtures in the bathrooms are original to
the house. All third-floor rooms have unique headspaces
because of the roof lines. This floor consists of a suite
with private bath, two bedrooms, walk in hall closet, and
bath room with laundry area and access via steel stairway to
the rear parking area.
Surrounding the property are
meticulously landscaped grounds that include stone walls,
tiered garden beds, brickwork, and trees. The garden area is
a spectacular place for parties, get togethers, and has even
hosted a number of weddings. Recently, the property has been
a bed and breakfast; accommodating as many as 14 guests
nightly. In its 190-year life, the mansion has housed many
families and is looking for its next one. Buy this piece of
history today and live in a land of yesterday.
The Partridge House
Coles at 570-386-5000 for color brochure with many more
Jonathan D. Coles, Broker CRB, CRS, GRI, RENE, SAR, SRS
New Pennsylvania Realty, Inc.
103 Mush Dahl Road
NEW RINGGOLD, PA 17960
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