Pennsylvania rowhouse

Sold – Circa 1900 Brick York, Pennsylvania Rowhouse Under $50K

OHU50K Notes $49,900 Sold


It is difficult to see this York, Pennsylvania, rowhouse behind all the greenery, but the dentil work and decorative gable are lovely. Old house lovers have started to get wind of what wonderful architectural gems, social and cultural amenities York has. The dollar stretches pretty far here as $50K and some sweat equity will get you this five bedroom, one bath brick home with hardwood floors and arched doorways. It is situated in a row house haven neighborhood.


637 W Locust St, York, PA 17401   $49,900


Many of these homes were built to accommodate local factory workers and their families. The photo below shows West Princess Street homes, two blocks over from our featured home, that were built by Martin D. Zartman’s West Poplar Street brick company. Zartman’s business had just completed theses 18 homes. at the turn of the century. Note the similarities to our featured home, which lacks the balconies and arched windows, but could possibly be a less grand design built by Zartman.



West Princess street, York rowhouses c.1900


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