Oley

The Milloth House

 

The rural feel of Oley Valley, PA makes it the perfect community for home buyers that want to get away from it all. Located in the scenic Oley Valley, this area is rich with history and stunning natural areas to explore. With its fertile land, the area was first settled in the 1700s as a farming community and that heritage can still be seen and is honored today.

 

The whole township is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Be sure to check out the Hopewell Furnace National Historic Site for a true glimpse into the area’s past. Although not bursting with commercial businesses, there are several locally owned dining spots as well as a grocery store for the convenience of residents. M&M Sandwich Shop, Bella Italia, Bridge Inn Restaurant & Martini Bar, John D Haas Seafood, Chatty’s Restaurant, and Jenn and Jessie’s Ice Cream Parlor are favorite spots for residents to get together. Sip on delicious honey-based wine at Stonekeep Meadery and Wine Cellars. Enjoy some indoor family fun at Ozzy's Family Fun Center. The tight-knit community comes together every September for family-friendly fun during the Oley Valley Community Fair.

 

Oley Valley is filled with some of the most beautiful outdoor spaces around. Find fantastic recreational amenities at Antietam Lake Park, Fleetwood Community Park, and Pottstown Riverfront Park. Explore the great outdoors at the Ruth Zimmerman Natural Area. Take a hike on the Neversink Trail Loop or hop on two wheels with Gear Up Tours. Walk across the Pleasantville Bridge, a covered bridge built in the 1850s and relax near the Sacred Oak, a 500+-year-old Chinkapin oak tree.

 

Oley Valley School District comprises of 3 schools within the township. Its small size ensures that all students receive excellent individual attention from teachers and staff. Home buyers will find beautiful homes situated on large lots of land. The median home value $165,600. Enjoy peace and tranquility in Oley. Find your rural oasis by searching Oley PA Homes for Sale.  

Homes for Sale in Oley

$485,000
4 Beds 2 Baths
Welcome to the Milloth Mansion, an outstanding Georgian mansion in Oley originally built in the late 1700s by farmer Pierre Milloth. The home was later added on to by Pierre’s son George and his wife Susanna, as noted on the Fraktur date-board on the front of the home. Loaded with history and character, there is plenty of detail to embrace throughout. The front of the home was built with local limestone, adorned with white capped keystone windows, and a rare Republic doorway with transom window. The first floor of the home has plenty of space, and character to match. This floor includes a formal living room with fireplace and built in cabinetry, a four-seasons room with exposed brick and stone and French doors that lead to an outside patio, a large eat-in kitchen with a wood burning fireplace and pantry, a family room with a dutch door and built-in walnut book cases, a formal dining room with wide planked hardwood floors, a custom tiled full bathroom, and a laundry room with outside access. The second story includes a primary bedroom with rounded corner walls and four closets, a walk thru-room with balcony access, a full bathroom, another bedroom with built in closet space, and the fourth bedroom with a fireplace and an iron-barred door that is believed to once guard money and valuables prior to the opening of a local bank! The outside of this property is just as impressive. There are several outbuildings including a summer kitchen, root cellar, a two car garage with an added on work shop, a barn, and an inground pool with a large paver patio and gazebo. This is a home that must be seen in person to be truly appreciated. Schedule your showing today and be impressed by this beautiful Oley property!

643 Main St, Oley

Listing courtesy of Iron Valley Real Estate of Berks. Contact: (484) 450-8771

$550,000
Welcome to 6 Cricket Slope Drive in Oley Township. This 4 bedroom and 3.5 bath circa 1750 original home with a twin addition in 2006 offers over 4000 square feet of beautifully presented living area giving you the "old world" charm you crave with the modern functionality you love. The original stone home know as the "Bertolet House" was an antique shop taking advantage of the Village Business (VB) zoning that allows for "light business" on the north end of the Main Street village of Oley. This original side presently offers a library, dining room and Family room with stone fireplace on the main level (previous ownership had a kitchen and was used as a two family investment property vs the current sfr use)with 2 generous sized upper level bedrooms that share a full bath. Jump over to the new addition which is a beautiful mirror of the original home that features a spacious family room and a beautiful gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliance package that includes island seating. The oversized adjacent dining room/living room combo makes entertaining family and friends a breeze year round with the focal point gas fireplace and French doors to the patio. A powder room completes the main level. Take the stairs to the owners suite with full bath and walk-in closet. 2nd generous sized bedroom and tub shower bath complete the upper level. All this plus the period details of open beam ceilings, deep windowsills, random width pine floors and so much more! The floor plan and zoning of this home allow for so many possible uses. Live in one and rent the other. Live in one and run a small business from the other, use a large single residence, maybe an in-law arrangement is needed - so many options! . This home is also generator "ready" wired. Don't delay! Come visit and fall in love with this great opportunity today!

6 Cricket Slope Dr, Oley

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Of Reading. Contact: (610) 670-2770

$550,000
4 Beds 4 Baths
Welcome to 6 Cricket Slope Drive in Oley Township. This 4 bedroom and 3.5 bath circa 1750 original home with a twin addition in 2006 offers over 4000 square feet of beautifully presented living area giving you the "old world" charm you crave with the modern functionality you love. The original stone home know as the "Bertolet House" was an antique shop taking advantage of the Village Business (VB) zoning that allows for "light business" on the north end of the Main Street village of Oley. This original side presently offers a library, dining room and family room with stone fireplace on the main level (previous ownership had a kitchen and was used as a two family investment property vs the current sfr use) with 2 generous sized upper level bedrooms that share a full bath. Jump over to the new addition which is a beautiful mirror of the original home that features a spacious family room and a beautiful gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliance package that includes island seating. The oversized adjacent dining room/living room combo makes entertaining family and friends a breeze year round with the focal point gas fireplace and French doors to the patio. A powder room completes the main level. Take the stairs to the owners suite with full bath and walk-in closet. 2nd generous sized bedroom and tub shower bath complete the upper level. All this plus the period details of open beam ceilings, deep windowsills, random width pine floors and so much more! The floor plan and zoning of this home allow for so many possible uses. Live in one and rent the other. Live in one and run a small business from the other, use a large single residence, maybe an in-law arrangement is needed - so many options! . This home is also generator "ready" wired. Don't delay! Come visit and fall in love with this great opportunity today!

6 Cricket Slope Dr, Oley

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Of Reading. Contact: (610) 670-2770

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