MLS® ID: FL10312274
14 MAIN STREET N
MERCERSBURG, Pennsylvania, 17236 $499,900
Once in a Lifetime Opportunity to own this Historic Harriet Lane House C 1828. The childhood home of President James Buchanan's niece. Harriet accompanied her uncle to England when he served as Ambassador to Great Britain. She became friends with Queen Victoria and maintained contact through the years. When James Buchanan became president she acted as his First Lady. The term First Lady was initially coined for Harriet. Beautifully restored w/a eye to elegance & comfort. Main level includes 4 parlors with french doors that open to courtyard and inground pool. Layout has been perfect for formal and informal entertaining. This elegant home includes a gilded arched center hall, 11+ ceilings, grand spaces, 10 fireplaces all unique with hand carved mantels, 5 private suites, , gourmet kitchen, Georgetown courtyard can be accessed from multiple locations w/ pool & two story carriage house. Mins to Whitetail & Mercersburg Academy. Easy commute to Baltimore & DC.