Seller represented by:
Bonnie Hoffman with Mountain Vista Realty Inc

520 Center St Jim Thorpe, PA 18229
  • New
  • Single Family

520 Center St Jim Thorpe, PA 18229 Get directions

$259,999 $144/Sq. ft.
3 Beds 1 Bath 1 Partial Bath 1,800 Sq. ft. 10,019 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Stylecolonial_revival
  • Age 160 Years
  • MLS# PM-82312
  • Listed 4 Days Ago


Welcome home to this charming east side single in historic Jim Thorpe. The sunporch greats you as you walk in! Enjoy your morning beverage on the porch. As you enter the original staircase invites you in along with the original refinished floors throughout the home. The living room is charming and calls you to sit a while. The large kitchen w/ample cupboards and counter plus room for a nice sized table will be a focal point of this home. There is a flex room - multi use on this level, currently used as an entertainment/game room but could be a formal dining room, office, etc. The laundry/half bath/mudroom provides additional storage space and has a lovely original built-in cupboard. On the second level you'll find 3 sizable bedrooms and a full bath. There is attic and basement storage (new gas furnace under a year old!) Most of the windows have been replaced (not all!) & roof is approx. 5 years old too! The rear deck has great mountain view, level yard & pos. off-st parking. Convenient location - salons, post office, bank, schools, restaurants, stores close by along with the historic downtown and all the wonderful amenities of the area such as the beautiful Lehigh Gorge State Park and Mauch Chunk Lake. Easy commute via 209, 903, 248 and PA 476. A lovely mix of modern and old world charm.

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Bonnie Hoffman with Mountain Vista Realty Inc



  • Clothes Washer
  • Dishwasher
  • Dryer
  • Elec Oven/Range
  • Refrigerator

Interior Features

  • Attic Storage
  • Cable TV
  • Laundry 1st Level
  • Flooring: Softwood, Vinyl


  • Total Bathrooms: 2.00
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1


  • Bedrooms: 3

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 9
  • Family Room Description: Fam Rm: Y

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Ceiling Fan
  • Heating Features: Gas

Kitchen and Dining

  • Breakfast Room Description: Eat-in Kitchen, Modern Kitchen

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Curb
  • Deck
  • Fenced Yard
  • Porch - Enclosed
  • Sidewalk
  • Street Light
  • Roads: Paved, Public

Land Info

  • Lot Description: Cleared, View Lot
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.23
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 10019

Garage and Parking

  • Garage Description: Off Street Parking, On Street Parking
  • Garage Features: N

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Association Fee Frequency: Annually
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0

School Information

  • School District: Jim Thorpe Area

Other Property Info

  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Carbon
  • Directions: Rt. 209 S. into Jim Thorpe, follow to 903 bridge, cross bridge and proceed to 5th Street, right on 5th to left on Center. Home is on right about half way up the block.
  • Source Property Type: Residential - Single Family
  • Area: Jim Thorpe Borough
  • Source Neighborhood: Z Not In A Development
  • Ownership Type: Fee Simple
  • Parcel Number: 82a2-15-h6
  • Subdivision: Z Not In A Development
  • Zoning: Resi
  • Property Subtype: Detached
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Total Square Feet Living: 1800.00
  • Year Built: 1860
  • Above Grade Finished Area: 1800
  • Below Grade Unfinished Area: 700.00
  • Building Exterior Type: Asbestos
  • Foundation Details: Full Basement
  • Insulation: Insulated Window(s)
  • Property Age: 160
  • Roof: Asphalt, Fiberglass
  • Levels or Stories: 2.0
  • House Style: Traditional

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
4 L B Morris El School PK-8 0.5 mi
6 Jim Thorpe Area Senior High School 9-12 0.5 mi
NA Smart Start Montessori Private School NR 0.1 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 520 Center St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2020-10-18 Listed $259,999 $144 Pocono
2020-10-15 Listed $259,000 $143 LehighValley
2016-01-22 Listing removed $179,000 $99 BrightMLS
2015-12-02 Listing removed $179,000 $99 LehighValley
2015-12-01 Listing removed $179,000 $99 BrightMLS
2015-05-26 Listed $179,000 $99 LehighValley
2015-05-26 Listed $179,000 $99 BrightMLS
2015-02-02 Listing removed $190,000 $105 LehighValley
2015-02-01 Listing removed $190,000 $105 BrightMLS
2015-01-31 Listing removed $190,000 Carbon County MLS
2014-07-28 Listed $190,000 Carbon County MLS
2014-07-28 Listed $179,000 $99 BrightMLS
2014-07-28 Listed $190,000 $105 BrightMLS
2014-07-28 Listed $190,000 $105 LehighValley
2005-07-14 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.