Real Estate Auction
Mifflin Township - Lycoming County

Creekstone Country Estate
180+ Wooded Acres
6142 Route 287 Highway, Salladasburg

3-4 Bedrooms, 2 Baths, Fireplace, 3,213 Sq. Ft. L.A.
Garages, Outbuildings, Accessory Structure (4,512 Sq. Ft.)
Mature, Marketable Timber
Second Fork Larrys Creek (Trout)
36 Ft. x 200 Ft. Trout Pond with Dam

Close to
SGL# 114 (2,881 Acres)
Tiadaghton State Forest (146,500 Acres)

Auction held at Property
Saturday October 6, 2018 at 2pm
2% Realtor Participation Invited


Property Details

Real Estate Information:  

Owners: Alice M. and E. Blair Schuster

Address: 6142 Route 287 Highway, Jersey Shore, PA 17740

County: Lycoming 

Municipality: Mifflin Township

Zoning: RP, Resource Protection District

School District: Jersey Shore Area

Approximate Age: 1932 Wood Shop: 2000

Parcel #: 31-306-106.A

Deed Book Number: 3360 Pages: 18-24

Approximate Parcel Size: 180.283

Approximate 2018 Taxes: $9,033

Property is not currently enrolled in the clean and green program. 

Approximate Living Area: 3,213 Square Feet
Property Description:

Style: 2 Story masonry

First floor: 
Enter a wide Oak paneled door with beveled edge glass to a large kitchen/dining room with multiple wormy Chestnut cabinets and cupboards, painted wood pantry cabinets, pair of ornamental tree design spotlighting, large wormy Chestnut dish shelf, wormy Chestnut corner cupboards, Hard Maple counters, Samsung flat top electric stove, double bowl porcelain sink, potscrubber faucet, Oak hardwood floor, Maytag dishwasher, recessed lighting, General Electric profile side by side refrigerator with ice and water on door, Hard Maple 8 seat bar with shelves below, Cornice moulding, dining room has ceramic tile floor, stone walls, beamed ceiling, sconze lighting, multiple windows, Chestnut trim, kitchen has access to living room, trap door to crawl space, dining room has French doors to living room and access to the office area with carpet, vaulted beamed ceiling, sliding glass doors to rear exterior, lighted ceiling fan, brick and stone background for wood stove, multiple windows, a large lighted walk in closet with shelves, display area above and Pine louvered bi-fold doors, cornice moulding, sconze lighting, Cherry shiplap wainscot, Chestnut trim, sitting area with carpet, Chestnut walls, coat racks with large Pine shelves, sconze lighting and access to side exterior, garage and Knotty Pine stairs to a bonus room above, garage, living room has wide Oak hardwood floor, vaulted Knotty Pine ceiling, large iron hanging chandelier, each side of room has post and beam design, windows and window seats, book shelves, wood wainscot, Knotty Pine walls, 9’ x 5’ window facing stream and mountain, Knotty Pine balcony, huge stone fireplace with a stone hearth and mantle, heatolator and a propane heater, closet and access to a hallway area with Oak hardwood floor, sconze leaded stained glass lighting, Knotty Pine wainscot and access to second floor, master bedroom and a large bathroom with wood laminate floor, wormy Chestnut vanity with Corian counter, three part mirrored medicine cabinet, sconze lighting above, wood cabinet with shelf on top, towel bars, linen shelves, cabinet and drawer, walk in sit down shower with glass door, wainscot with chair rail, wood cabinet with granite top, recessed lighting, tongue and groove bleached wood ceiling, spotlighting, exhaust fan, cabinet with ironing board and a cleaning closet with shelves, master bedroom has a plank door, Oak hardwood floor, wood wainscot with a Cherry rail, Cherry trim, ceiling fan, large lighted closet with shelves and a wood plank door, off bedroom is an additional room with carpet, chair rail, Cherry trim, windows, stone wall, large Cedar lined clothes closet with lights, shelves, beamed ceiling and multiple clothes racks, four bi-fold wood paneled doors. 

Second Floor: 
Access from bedroom hallway, carpeted stairs, hand rail, Knotty Pine wainscot lead to a hallway with wide Oak hardwood floor, stone wall and a hanging leaded stained glass light, bathroom with wide Oak hardwood floor, plank door with brass towel bar, Knotty Pine walls, Oak vanity with a Corian counter, Oak mirrored medicine cabinet, sconze lighting, multiple under eve storage areas including linen closets, large glass shower stall, whirlpool tub, recessed lighting, exhaust fan, mirror in wall with shelf and sconze lighting, Nutone radio system, bedroom with wide Yellow Pine floor, two windows with seats, Knotty Pine walls, sconze and overhead lighting, lighted closet with shelves and a sliding door, mirror with beveled edges, Pine frame and shelf and sconze light above, shelves and cabinets, balcony with stone wall, beamed ceiling, Knotty Pine rail and wide Oak hardwood floor leads to a bedroom with wide Yellow Pine floor, Knotty Pine wainscot, stained glass sconze lights, two windows with Pine window seats, book shelves, Knotty Pine dressing shelves with mirror, sconze light above, drawers, plank door, lighted clothes closet with shelves and a bamboo folding door, off bedroom is a captive bedroom with Oak hardwood floor, skylight, overhead lighting, Knotty Pine wainscot and two Oak work tables. 

Attached Garage: 
Oversized two car with concrete floor, insulated, fluorescent lighting, multiple windows, pegboard, two insulated overhead doors and cabinets. Second floor is an unfinished bonus room that is insulated, floored, two windows and vaulted ceiling. 

Electric: Underground 320 amp breakers, 200 amp subfeed to shop, 100 amp subfeed to office and a 200 amp subfeed to home 

Heating: Oil fired Weil Mclain hot water boiler with cast iron baseboard and two 275 gallon oil storage tanks and 4 zones. Vermont cast iron porcelain wood stove in office. Vermont cast iron, porcelain propane stove, set in fireplace. Some electric baseboard heat with wall mounted thermostats in office, exercise room and room above. 

Shop has a Carrier oil fired forced hot air unit with a 275 oil storage tank outside. Wood stove in butcher shop area. Detached garage has an Tappan fired forced hot air unit with a 275 gallon oil storage tank inside. The Wood Doctor outdoor wood fired smokeless boiler that is tied into the house and the shop. 

Hot Water Source: Electric fired 52 gallon hot water heater. 

Air Conditioning: Amana and Frigidaire wall units one in master bedroom with one in the office. Window unit is in bonus room.

Water: Drilled well 27’ depth with a submersible pump, pressure tank, filter and water softening system. Pump is 6 years old. Softening and filter system is 2 years old. 

Sewer: Concrete septic tank- 6 years old and a cesspool acts as a drainfield. 

Oversized, one car detached with architectural asphalt shingle roof, stone walls, insulted overhead door, man door with knocker and window, 24’ x 36’, concrete floor with drain, shelves, pegboard, Tappan oil fired forced hot air unit with a 275 gallon oil storage tank, large overhead rough cut beams, electrical and water systems in separate room, 3 windows, stairs to second floor, second floor is open, finished with Yellow Pine floor, vaulted ceiling, lighted, tongue and groove Knotty Pine walls and two large Casement windows. 

Exterior of Home: 
Masonry, architectural asphalt shingle roof, front patio with pavers and a roof, sconze lighting, thermopane windows, stone front foyer with roof and seat, storm doors, paved driveway and parking area, 16’ x 32’ above ground pool with surrounding pressure treated deck and a hot tub, brick and paver sidewalks, side brick porch with roof, 36’ x 200 Trout pond with stone walls and dam, stone barbeque structure, 1937, exterior water and electric sources. 

Wood Shop Building: 4,512 square feet

Lower level:
Oversized garage with concrete floor and lighted, another oversized garage with concrete floor, overhead door, lighted, shelves and access to a large storage room with concrete floor, shelves and lighted, butcher shop with concrete floor, drain, Hickory cabinets, fluorescent lighting, shelves, coat rack, water source, woodstove, sliding glass doors and stairs to upper floor, smoke house with an outside wood stove, produces cold smoke for cheese and the charcoal tray produces hot smoke for meat. 

Upper Floor: 
Large open area with wood floor, fluorescent lighting, wood cabinets and cupboards, workbenches, front door, insulated overhead doors and 5 windows, another room is for wood storage and has rack, cupboards, fluorescent lighting, pegboard and access to an office with cabinets, cupboards, fluorescent lighting and two windows. 

Exterior of Wood Shop Building: 
Board and Batten, front door with windows beside, overhead insulated door, metal channel drain roof, streetlight, Cedar shingle, concrete driveway, stone veneer, 12’ x 38’ lean to accessory structure. 

Storage Building: 
24’ x 38’ with metal channel drain roof, lighted, overhead storage, pressure treated floor and three sided with wood walls.

14’ x 20’ with Gambrel roof, asphalt shingle roof, overhead door, lighted, windows, shelves and pegboard.

Wood Shed: 
10’ x 16’, T-lll exterior, metal channel drain roof and a wood floor. 

Property has multiple tree stands. Last year the Pennsylvania Game Commission trapped 13 black bears on property. There is an old poster line on the east side of the property at the encroachment line. See survey map. The home was originally build by William G. Jopson in 1932 as a hunting and fishing lodge. Original architectural drawings are included in sale, sellers will rebate to buyer 1% of bid price to replace the hot tub and surround.

Trees include Soft Maple, Contorted Willow, Hard Maple, Crabapple, Black Walnut, Japanese Red Maple, Apple, White Birch, Spruce, Black Birch, Striped Maple, Water Cherry, TulipPoplar, Ash, Sycamore, Shagbark Hickory, White Pine, Hemlock, Red Oak, White Oak, Rock Oak, Beech and Basswood; 

Property is graced with Myrtle, Hydrangea, Holly, Scrubs, Cone Flowers, Black eyed Susan’s, Variegated Erroneous, Rhubarb, Azalea, Hostas, Fire bush, Yucca, Roses, Sweet Peas, Lillie’s and Rhododendron. 

Oil, gas and mineral rights are reserved. 

Aerial map, flood map, survey map, aerial video, photos, disclosure and brochure can be viewed online at