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Russell Volk


  • Office (215) 328-4800
  • Cell (267) 566-0999

551 Lafayette St. NEWTOWN, PA $575,000

  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,244 Sqft
  • .21 Acres
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,244 Sqft
  • .21 Acres

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551 Lafayette St

Absolutely adorable Cape on a beautifully landscaped lot in Newtown Borough. Hardwood flooring throughout the first floor. Updated kitchen with granite counters, built in microwave, double s/s sink with disposal, french sliders to rear patio, recessed lighting, triple window overlooking rear yard and access to heated tiled breezeway and the adjacent garage. Updated bath with pedestal sink, beadboard under chair rail, tub with ceramic tile surround. The two bedrooms on this level are currently being used as a family room (dual closets, side by side windows, and custom stained glass decorative door) and as an office. Inviting living room with wood burning fireplace, picture window and hardwood flooring - and is open to the dining area. The second level features two spacious bedrooms, one of which is currently being used as the main bedroom. Ample closet space as well as lots of under eave storage closets. The hall bath features a double vanity, tiled stall shower and a linen closet The lower level is surprisingly spacious. The family room features built in seating with storage as well as built in wall storage. Open to this area is a tidy kitchenette featuring a sink, cabinetry and a refrigerator. This area also has a french door to the bilco type doors. There are two additional rooms on this level, currently used as bedrooms. The front bedroom has an egress window, carpet and Mitsubishi wall mounted heater/ac. The rear bedroom features the same type of wall mounted HVAC as well as a door to a separate walk up stairway to the side yard. The yard is a gardener's delight. Bluestone patio and a lovely pergola grace the rear yard. Mature plantings and a picket fence provide a backdrop to this enchanting yard. There is also a shed/playhouse that is tucked in a corner of this beautiful yard . A two car garage is accessible to the breezeway. Plentiful storage, solar water heating, hi-velocity a/c and updated siding make this home a must see.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #PABU501722
  • Price$575,000
  • Bedrooms4
  • Bathrooms2.00
  • Full Baths2
  • Square Footage2,244
  • Acres0.21
  • Year Built1948
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleCape Cod
  • StatusActive Under Contract

Community Information

  • Address551 Lafayette St
  • AreaNewtown Boro (10128)
  • SubdivisionNONE AVAILABLE
  • CountyBUCKS-PA
  • StatePA
  • Zip Code18940


  • ParkingPaved Driveway
  • # of Garages2
  • ViewGarden/Lawn


Additional Stairway, Carpet, Entry Lvl BR, Stain/Lead Glass, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors


Garage - Front Entry, Inside Access


  • Interior FeaturesFloor Plan-Traditional
  • HeatingBaseboard - Hot Water
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces1
  • FireplacesBrick, Mantel(s), Wood
  • # of Stories2
  • Stories2 Story


Dryer, Washer, Built-In Microwave, Extra Refrg/Frz, Oven/Range-Electric, Refrigerator, Water Heater - Solar


  • ExteriorFrame
  • Exterior FeaturesExtensive Hardscape, Patio
  • RoofAsphalt

Lot Description

Corner Lot, Landscaping, Level, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)


Casement, Double Hung, Bay/Bow, Sliding

School Information

  • DistrictCOUNCIL ROCK
  • ElementaryGOODNOE
  • MiddleCR-NEWTOWN

Additional Information

  • ZoningVR2
  • HOA Fee$0
  • TAX Amount$5,843
  • TAX Year2020
  • TAX / Year$5,843
  • TAX payment frequencyAnnually

Listing Details

  • OfficeBHHS Fox & Roach-Newtown
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Listing information last updated on August 14th, 2020 at 3:31pm EDT.