716-726 W Mount Airy Avenue

    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19119
    • $1,750,000
    • STATUS: Active Under Contract
    • ON SITE: 185 days
    • ID#: 1002768440
    Under Contract
    UPDATED: 60 min ago
    $1,750,000
    • 6
      BEDS
    • 1.35
      ACRES
    • 4
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 4,562
      SQFT
    • $384
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1930
    County:

    School Ratings & Info

    Description

    Welcome to this exceptional property with a separate building lot. Offered to the public for the first time in over 40 years, welcome to "Old Orchard" located in the very desirable West Mount Airy section of Philadelphia. Originally built in 1930, in the Pennsylvania Farmhouse Style, this exquisite residence has recently undergone a comprehensive renovation by the current owners. The definition of a labor of love, you will love every inch of this fabulous home, beautifully sited on two separate parcels totaling 1.35 acres. The first floor features a brightly lit, open floor plan with coveted architectural details and moldings, offering five bedrooms, four full and one half bath. Enter a large center hall with formal dining room to your left, formal living room with fireplace to your right additionally a handsome wood paneled library with fireplace and sunroom with radiant flagstone floors. The gourmet, eat in kitchen features custom cabinets, granite countertops, premium appliances, radiant heated floors and adjacent mudroom. Upstairs, in addition to a gorgeous master suite with walk in closet, sitting room with fireplace, two floors of family bedrooms, baths, office, laundry and comfortable living spaces. On the lower level, you'll find an Immaculate basement with plenty of room for exercise area, wine room, and recreation. Updated electrical plan and HVAC. Entertaining and relaxing outside is a joy on beautiful flagstone terraces. Extensive mature landscape plan, thoughtfully designed and lovingly maintained for decades by avid, knowledgeable horticulturists creating an extremely private setting. This property is a unique combination of a classic Philadelphia home with all the modern amenities you could wish for. Walk to public transportation, the Wissahickon Trails and a short drive to Mount Airy and Chestnut Hill shops, restaurants, and Center City. It simply doesn't get any better than this!

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    716-726 W Mount Airy Avenue PHILADELPHIA, PA 19119

    • Price: $1,750,000
    • Status: Active Under Contract
    • Updated: 60 min ago
    • ID#: 1002768440
    6
    Beds
    4
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    1.35
    Acres
    4,562
    SQFT
    $384
    $/SQFT
    1930
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Mt Airy (West)
    County:
    Philadelphia
    Area:
    19119 (19119)
    School District:
    The School District Of Philadelphia
    Property Description
    Welcome to this exceptional property with a separate building lot. Offered to the public for the first time in over 40 years, welcome to "Old Orchard" located in the very desirable West Mount Airy section of Philadelphia. Originally built in 1930, in the Pennsylvania Farmhouse Style, this exquisite residence has recently undergone a comprehensive renovation by the current owners. The definition of a labor of love, you will love every inch of this fabulous home, beautifully sited on two separate parcels totaling 1.35 acres. The first floor features a brightly lit, open floor plan with coveted architectural details and moldings, offering five bedrooms, four full and one half bath. Enter a large center hall with formal dining room to your left, formal living room with fireplace to your right additionally a handsome wood paneled library with fireplace and sunroom with radiant flagstone floors. The gourmet, eat in kitchen features custom cabinets, granite countertops, premium appliances, radiant heated floors and adjacent mudroom. Upstairs, in addition to a gorgeous master suite with walk in closet, sitting room with fireplace, two floors of family bedrooms, baths, office, laundry and comfortable living spaces. On the lower level, you'll find an Immaculate basement with plenty of room for exercise area, wine room, and recreation. Updated electrical plan and HVAC. Entertaining and relaxing outside is a joy on beautiful flagstone terraces. Extensive mature landscape plan, thoughtfully designed and lovingly maintained for decades by avid, knowledgeable horticulturists creating an extremely private setting. This property is a unique combination of a classic Philadelphia home with all the modern amenities you could wish for. Walk to public transportation, the Wissahickon Trails and a short drive to Mount Airy and Chestnut Hill shops, restaurants, and Center City. It simply doesn't get any better than this!
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials Stone Direction Faces Northwest Garage Spaces 2.00 Garage Type Built In Garage YN Yes Lot Features LevelOpenFront Yard Other Structures Above Grade Parking Types DrivewayAttached Garage Pool No Pool Property Condition Average+ Riparian Rights YN No Roof PitchedShingle Sign On Property YN N Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    Above Grade Fin SQFT 4562 Appliances Built-In RangeOven - WallCommercial RangeDishwasher Basement Full Basement YN Yes Cooling Central A/C Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 2 Flooring Wood Heating Forced AirRadiant Heating YN Yes Interior Features Master Bath(S)Kitchen - IslandWater Treat SystemStall ShowerKitchen - Eat-In Laundry Type Upper Floor Levels 3+ Net Square Feet 4562.00 Room List Living RoomDining RoomMaster BedroomBedroom 2Bedroom 3KitchenFamily RoomBedroom 1LaundryOther Security Features Security System Upper Level1 Bedrooms 4

    Property Features

    Accessibility Features None Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Cross Street Wisshickon Ave Electric 200+ Amp Service Entry Location Foyer Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel Natural Gas Hot Water Natural Gas Incorporated City Name West Mount Airy Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 300534957384:TREND Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Negotiable Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 14258.0 Tax Assessment Amount 1018600.0 Tax Lot 57 Utilities Cable Tv Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Zoning Rsd1

    Listing courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty.
    ©2019 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2019-03-24T21:53:15.773.
     
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