5 W Chestnut Hill Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118

$675,000
4
BD
3
BA
2,655
SqFt
List Price
$675,000
Days On Market
14
Status
ACTIVE
MLS#
PAPH936358
Bedrooms
4
Bathrooms
3
Full Baths
2
Half Baths
1
Living Area
2,655
Lot Size (Acres)
0.1
Style
Victorian
Year Built
1888
County
Philadelphia
School District
The School District Of Philadelphia

Property Description

This elegant, four bedroom, 2.1 bath Victorian townhome in the heart of Chestnut Hill was originally designed by architect James Windrum and built in 1888 as part of the Jacob S. Disston Residence. In 1914, architect George S. Idell, converted the original mansion into three dwellings. This 2,600 sqft. residence is an elegant blend of old and new, with a slate roof, 11 ft. ceilings, oak parquet floors, a third floor balcony, and FIVE wood-burning fireplaces, all with the original Victorian tile surrounds, including one in three of the bedrooms. The updated kitchen features a butler?s pantry and a powder room. This gracious residence has been lovingly maintained by the current owners, who added a spacious second-floor laundry, and a koi pond off the terrace. The home retains many of the whimsical touches of the previous owner, a noted artist. It is ideally located within steps of the shops, galleries, and restaurants at the top of Chestnut Hill, Regional Rail (Chestnut Hill West), and the Free Library. This is a once-in-a-generation property, ready for you to carry on its historic tradition.

Additional Information

Area
19118 (19118)
Subdivision
Chestnut Hill
Taxes
$5874
Interior Features
Additional Stairway, Attic, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Primary Bedroom - Bay Front, Skylight(s), Soaking Tub, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
School District
The School District Of Philadelphia
Elementary School
John Story Jenks School
Middle School
John Story Jenks School
High School
Roxborough
Fireplaces
5
Fireplace Description
Mantel(s), Wood
Flooring
Hardwood
Exterior Features
Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Stone Retaining Walls, Street Lights
Heating
Radiator
Heating Fuel
Natural Gas
Cooling
Central A/C
Roof
Slate
Utilities
Cable TV Available, Sewer Available
Water
Public
Sewer
Septic Exists
Room Level
Bedroom 1: Upper 1, Bedroom 3: Upper 2, Bedroom 4: Upper 2, Bedroom 2: Upper 1, Bathroom 3: Upper 2, Bathroom 2: Upper 1, Laundry: Upper 1, Bathroom 1: Main, Kitchen: Main, Other: Main, Dining Room: Main, Living Room: Main, Basement: Lower 1

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