Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to own one of the most charming homes in Philadelphia. Certified Historic. WITH GARAGE PARKING! Located directly on coveted Midvale avenue, in thriving East Falls. When walking up to the residence, you will be welcomed by mature landscaping that has been lovingly cared for by the current owner. Boasting vibrant perennials, a flagstone patio, a petite pond, (with a water feature), that will soothe you the moment you come home! Enter into the residence into an open floor plan to a spacious living room with 9’ ceilings that showcase a leaded glass bay window that floods the room with natural light, original hardwood flooring with a graceful inlay detail and a built-in bookcase. Then step up to an elevated Dining room, that is accented with the elegant and original columns, from when the home was built. The generous eat in Kitchen will be a joy to cook in. Showcasing a custom Maple kitchen, stainless steel appliance package, GAS range, under mount sink and granite countertops. The Kitchen door leads you to another outdoor space that is perfect for indoor outdoor entertaining. Perfect location for grilling. This space is gated and private. The 2nd floor unfolds to reveal a principal bedroom, with generous closets, and another stunning leaded glass window, that perfectly complements the one in the Living room. A nicely updated full bath with a bead board surround, and the lovely natural light of a sky light, in the middle of the ceiling. The 2nd Bedroom is perfect and the 3rd Bedroom offers the surprise of the glass door that leads you to yet another outdoor space, the balcony. Large enough to host any gathering and is thoughtfully connected to the ground, by a sturdy spiral staircase. The basement is dry and unfinished housing the Laundry and mechanicals, and has the height to easily finish, if you so desire. Now LOCATION!!!! ….This home is walking distance to McMichael Park, East falls hot spots such as, Black Squirrel Pub, Florino, LeBus and Wissahickon Brewery just to name a few. Kelly Drive for cycling, walking, or running, Boathouse row, Close proximity to Penn Charter, Jefferson University and Drexel University School of Medicine. Commuting is effortless with the house steps from the train station and bus lines, and is close to major arteries, with easy access to Center City, Manayunk and the Main line. Do not miss this amazing home. It will not last.
Updated on June 28, 2022 at 5:09 am