• For Sale
  • Single Family Home

356 N Tower Rd Franklin, PA 16123 Get directions

190,357 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 47 Years
  • MLS# 1326454
  • Listed 7 Months 14 Days Ago


Once in a lifetime opportunity to own a former underground hardened bunker previously used as a communications facility built in 1971 to support operations during the cold war. Located just minutes away from I-79 and downtown Pittsburgh, this unique property offers over 17,000 sq ft of usable space with all equipment still in place. Including: generators, air filtration system, chillers, stand pipe fire hose system, 2 deep-water wells & public water service, private sewage treatment facility, decontamination shower, fully functional hoist & trolley system located within the main warehouse level. 120v, 240v, 277v, 460v electric service in the building with 8400v available at transformer. 16' ceilings! The bathroom facilities and conference room have recently been renovated. Many different possibilities for use! Zoned for both commercial and residential use - could be used as your basement with your dream home built above. Beautiful 4 acre m/l parcel!



  • Beds Total: 0

Building and Construction

  • Construction: Concrete

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Terrain: Level & Rolling

Other Property Info

  • County Or Parish: Beaver
  • Major Area: Franklin Twp
  • Directions: Route 19 N to Zelienople, Left on W. New Castle at Kaufman House, R on Rt. 288 to R on North Tower Rd. to property on right.
  • Building: Yes

Listing Information

  • Status: Active
  • Listing Contract Date: 2018-03-09
  • Status Date: 2018-03-09
  • Property Class: Farm-Acreage-Lot
  • Original List Price: 895000.00

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
6 Perry Lower Intrmd School 3-4 1.7 mi
8 Riverside Ms 6-8 2.1 mi
6 Riverside El School PK-5 2.1 mi
5 Riverside High School 9-12 2.2 mi
NA Holy Redeemer School PK-6 3.4 mi
7 Hartman Intrmd School 5-6 3.5 mi
5 Lincoln Junior-Senior High School 7-12 3.5 mi
NA Ellwood City Childrens Center NR 3.6 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 356 N Tower Rd

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