900 W Main Street, Norristown, PA 19401

List Price
Days On Market
Full Baths
Half Baths
Living Area
Lot Size (Acres)
Year Built
School District
Norristown Area

Property Description

Get ready to fall in love with this breathtaking stone built Victorian. Situated in historic Norristown, this estate is walkable to the Schuylkill River Trail, and offers gorgeous original details, modern updates, and a stunning display inside and out. Built in 1888, this castle boasts amazing features like 11 foot ceilings, original plaster crown molding, exquisitely carved mantles, hardwood floors, 3 sets of solid wood pocket doors, a dramatic turned staircase, glass chandeliers, and amazing architectural elements including a turret with covered balcony and stone archways framing the front porch. Enter through original double doors into the foyer vestibule, where vibrant tile flooring and a transom window with hand-painted lettering add to the vintage charm that makes this property so unique. The foyer sets the tone, with intricate woodworking and high ceilings, and opens up into the living room, den, and dining room. Each room offers a different theme- cherry, walnut, and oak elements including beautifully carved mantles are just a few of the details you're going to love about this home. The updated kitchen offers granite countertops, stainless steel appliances (including a built-in dishwasher and 5-burner stove), a breakfast bar, and a half bathroom which is also accessible from your backyard- convenient for pool parties! There is a secondary staircase in the kitchen, which leads up to your laundry room, where you'll have plenty of space for organizing. The second level features a gorgeous 9-foot custom built-in wardrobe closet, four spacious bedrooms, and two full bathrooms. A half-moon window in the main staircase floods this space with natural light, and creates a rainbow prism effect in the early morning. The master suite is in the front of the home, and offers a full bathroom and lots of sun through the Northeast facing windows. The master suite flows into the neighboring bedroom, and into the other full bathroom on this level- great potential to expand your suite to include a large dressing room! The middle bedroom on this level is shown as a home office, completed by a sunny reading nook. The third level offers additional living space, a large bedroom, 2 balconies, and a half bath. Step out into your sunroom, which opens up into the spacious back yard-- complete with a slate patio and in-ground pool! Relax and enjoy the summer in your own private getaway, surrounded by a splendid perennial garden. On the other side of the pool, you'll find the lovely carriage house, featuring a wide open floor plan with a huge living room, one bedroom, eat-in kitchen, and a full bath with stall shower. This space is perfect for a private guest house, in-law suite, or tenant! The main house has recently been upgraded with new custom built windows (16 original windows were replaced last year with custom Low-E windows, with transferable warranty) a new gas furnace, electric tankless hot water heater, Samsung washing machine, and a Samsung smart lock with touchscreen access panel. This location is convenient to River Front Park, the Marshall Street business corridor, Valley Forge Park, Elmwood Park Zoo, the Regional Rail & Norristown Transportation Center, and is five minutes from luxury stores in the King of Prussia Mall. Explore local favorites like Gangster Vegan Organics, Mango Tree Bistro, West Norriton Farmer's Market, and enjoy convenient spots like Dunkin', Aldi, and Starbucks. Easy access to major routes including routes 202, 422, 76, the Blue Route and the PA Turnpike make this a great choice for commuters. Schedule your private tour today!

Additional Information

Norristown Boro (10613)
Interior Features
Additional Stairway, Bar, Breakfast Area, CeilngFan(s), Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Stall Shower, Wood Floors
School District
Norristown Area
Fireplace Description
Mantel(s), Non-Functioning, Wood
Hardwood, Tile/Brick, Other
Exterior Features
Exterior Lighting
Pool Description
In Ground
Forced Air, Programmable Thermostat
Heating Fuel
Natural Gas
Ceiling Fan(s), Programmable Thermostat
Slate, Shingle
Public Sewer

Mortgage Calculator

Amount of Loan
Annual Interest Rate
Term of Loan

Does not include any taxes or fees.
Please consult a financial professional.
Calculator source: Real Geeks

Listing courtesy of JG Real Estate LLC.

board logo

© 2019 TReND. All Rights Reserved.
The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the TReND Internet Data Exchange (IDX) program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which Real Estate Company participates, and is provided by TReND through a licensing agreement. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Real Estate Company are marked with the IDX icon and detailed information about each listing includes the name of the listing broker.
All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have sold or are no longer being offered for sale. The information being provided is for consumers’ personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.