Very nice updated two-bedroom house in the downtown Philadelphia neighborhood of Bella Vista. This two-story home has all the charm of its 1920s heritage, from the tile work in the foyer and the wrought iron banister to the crown moldings, original doors, hardwood floors and nine-foot ceilings. It has been updated to include features such as central air conditioning, a newer kitchen and a finished basement that still provides plenty of storage space. Gas heating and cooking. Small fenced in outdoor patio off of the kitchen. Excellent and convenient location.
Stunning bi-level condominium offers style and convenience with major architectural flair and 1-car garage parking. Enter into your awe inspiring open-concept living/dining room with soaring 18-foot timber beam ceilings and a functional wood-burning fireplace, perfect for those cozy winter nights ahead of us. An enclave beneath the second floor loft would be perfect as a den or rec room, and is conveniently serviced by a main-level powder room. Light floods in from windows on three sides of this expansive living space, and french doors open to a juliette balcony overlooking Christian Street. The modern Teknica kitchen is outfitted with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances throughout, and leads into a secluded laundry and utilities room. This home was made for entertaining, and offers plenty of space for lavish dinner parties and intimate family gatherings alike. The Escheresque freestanding staircase is the centerpiece of the home, and will lead you up to your three bedrooms. To your right is the luxe main bedroom suite and an additional bedroom which overlooks the tranquil & leafy common courtyard and would be an ideal home office. The master suite features unique built-ins, a skylight, a whirlpool bathtub and separate shower, and double sink. Up the left staircase is a third bedroom with diffused natural light coming through a glass brick wall, plus a charming full bathroom. This home just underwent a $40k upgrade including Pella windows, new french doors, and a new heating and cooling system, and is now ready for a lucky new owner. Units at the gated Carriage Court Condominiums community are seldom available- this is an incredible opportunity to own a truly one-of-a-kind home. The community is perfectly situated in beloved Bella Vista, and is a Walker's Paradise with a Walk Score of 99. Enjoy neighborhood favorites right outside your front door- Shot Tower Cafe, Fleisher Art Memorial, Royal Tavern, Sabrina's, Whole Foods, and the Philadelphia mains
No way ? a light-filled trinity? This may be the one and only! Not to mention new in 2018 ground-floor kitchen, second-floor deck for your tomatoes, herbs and flowers, central AC, and home office and/or sleeping alcove for your guests. Located on a quiet street in an iconic Philly neighborhood (a three-minute walk to the Italian Market), your next home is a charmer that?s practical too. Features include high ceilings, exposed brick, hardwood floors throughout, exposed beams on the top floor in the right-size master bedroom, glass bricks in bath and dine-in kitchen, super convenient laundry and storage in the basement level. Water heater and furnace both new in last three years. Convenient to public transit, or walk north to happening South Street, south to Passyunk Square dining and shops. Convenient to public transit, too, and around the corner from your new favorite espresso joint, Shot Tower. Move fast on this unique trinity-plus! Perfect Condo alternative, No HOA or Condo Fees
Welcome to 604 Kimball Street! A light-filled Bella Vista 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath end-of-row townhouse with a walk score of 99 (Walker's paradise). Special features: Spaciousness, eat-in kitchen, beautiful oak floors, 1st floor powder room, a 3rd floor with a sweep of light and space that is both appealing and ready for flexible use. 1st floor: Enter secure entry foyer that keeps cold and wind out of the living room; Huge sunny living room with broad bay window. Custom plantation shutters on the bay windows can give you the privacy you need in the city. The living room is long enough to fit a dining area as well; Eat-in kitchen has ample counter space new stainless steel refrigerator, stainless steel gas cooking, dishwasher. The kitchen enjoys the natural light from glass sliders that give access to fully walled secure patio with storage shed in one corner. One full wall of the kitchen is a powder room, coat closet and fantastic kitchen pantry. 2nd floor: two bedrooms--one large and one smaller, each with closet; Full bathroom recently updated with glass tub/shower door and marble counter top. Third floor: One huge room (used to be two!) that covers the entire floor--perfect for a primary bedroom, play area, offices. Basement: Full unfinished for utilities, laundry with washer and dryer, storage and work area. 604 Kimball is steps away from the glories of the Italian Market, a variety of restaurants, bars. Walk to Settlement Music School, to the Mummers' Museum, to 4th Street's Fabric District, to Historic sites like Gloria Dei Old Swedes Church built in 1699, and all the amenities of city living. Neighbors report: This is a great block. We've lived here 25 years! Love that there's not a lot of traffic. This is a tree-lined street that takes you away from the busy-ness of the city. This is an exciting time to live in Philadelphia! One more thing: Because 604 Kimball is end-of-row, that means that you can walk through the alley between 604
Nicely maintained 4 bdrs 2 full bath solid masonry corner townhouse with many upgrades and southern exposure, with magnificent unobstructed views of the city skyline from the roof deck, in highly desired Bella Vista neighborhood. A rare find with spacious open 1st floor, and a large sunny 3rd floor one-bedroom in-law/au pair suite with full kitchen, living room, and convenient separate outside entry. You'll find 3 bedrooms and a full bathroom on the 2nd floor. This unique home has preserved many of the graceful historic architectural details, such as the wooden columns, carved capitals, cast iron radiators, while tastefully updated the home to today's modern standards. The electric system and wiring have been updated throughout, new Pella windows and water heater have been recently installed . The home has been freshly painted, its attractive hardwood floors refurbished, and majority of the exterior redone. Only a block from fantastic schools, just minutes to many restaurants, pharmacies, public transportation, and grocery stores. This is a wonderful opportunity to own a superb property in one of Philadelphia's premier urban neighborhoods.
Welcome to the rare, boutique and sophisticated Catharine Street Lofts covering 1,562 square feet in the heart of Bella Vista and a part of Meredith Catchment. This spacious bi-level unit features an open floor plan with 2 bed, 3 full baths. Absolute attention to detail, functionality, and the highest quality materials: Brazilian Cherry hardwood floors throughout, with exposed brick and original steel beams beautifully bridging the original building elements with a sleek modern design. Lush with natural light, this Chef's kitchen features Italian Schiffini rosewood and glass cabinetry, stone counters, Thermador & Bosch commercial appliances, as well as a Wolf professional range. Unbelievable roof deck spans the entire property offering panoramic, unobstructed city views. This spacious condo includes a large locked basement storage area, private deck area and reasonable condo association fees.
Welcome to 727 League Street, a well-maintained duplex in the heart of Bella Vista! Located just one block from the famous 9th street market this two-unit building features a first floor one bed one bath unit complete with a large rear patio and a spacious bi-level 3 bed 2 bath unit featuring stainless steel appliances, hardwood floors, central air and great roof deck potential. Recent improvements include but are not limited to three new crown boilers, upgraded electrical service, and permeable pavers in the rear patio. Not only are you close to all the great eateries and hot spots Bella Vista has to offer (Villa Di Roma, DiBruno Brothers, South Philly Barbacoa, and Royal Tavern just to name a few) but directly behind the property youll find a large PPA parking lot that provides ample overnight parking for permit holders. Schedule your showing today!
Have you been looking for a home with charm, location, and imagination? 630 Fitzwater Street is a classic South Philadelphia Grandma home - enhanced with design in mind. This property has been lovingly cared for and updated by interior design/contractor duo Fitzwater Interiors. Think oak herringbone floors, hand-built window sills, Schoolhouse light fixtures, and original beams exposed. In the heart of Meredith Catchment, this slice of heaven is ready to be your home!The open floor plan spills into a large kitchen, with a powder room off the rear of the home. The living area is equipped with a built-in projector, keeping the tranquil space screen-free! In the kitchen, you'll find duotone cabinets, new Italian marble countertops, and original '70s floor tile. No white rehab kitchen here. The yard is shared with the previous owner's family (neighborly love!) - but a fence can easily be put up for a more private patio.The second floor welcomes you with a bright landing leading into the full bathroom clad in original floral wallpaper. The second floor bedroom is large with two big windows, and a painted tin ceiling. Lastly - make your way up to the third floor. A treehouse in Queen Village, perhaps? High ceilings, light streaming in, and built-in closets that span the room. This is a sanctuary you'll never want to leave. A human-size window opens onto a small rooftop, ready for an ensuite deck or balcony. Washer & dryer are in the dry basement. Mini-splits throughout the home for heating and cooling.Walk to Rally Coffee for your morning boost, and John's Water Ice for an evening treat. Square Pie, Good King Tavern, and Hale & True Cider are all within a few blocks. This home is special. It's quirky. It's calm and colorful. See it for yourself!
Welcome to 802 S 6th Street Unit D! This well maintained 2 Bed, 1 Bath Trinity style home is located right in the heart of the historic Queen Village neighborhood and the Meredith school catchment* Walk through a picturesque gated courtyard to the unit and enter into the living room area with hardwood floors, brick fireplace, and access to the private back patio that is perfect for dining, entertaining, or relaxing. On the lower level, you will find the bright, eat-in kitchen. Moving up to the 2nd floor, there is one sizable bedroom with front-facing windows, one full bathroom, and washer/dryer. The master bedroom is located on the 3rd floor with 2 large closets, exposed ceiling beams, and extra corner nook. 802 S 6th Street is just a few blocks from the Italian Market, parks, shopping and more!
Welcome to 749 S 7th Street. You'll enjoy a blending of original charm and new modern upgrades. This home features an open floor plan on the ground level with a recently upgraded kitchen and appliances. With extra high ceilings, the space is spacious and inviting. This home sits on a through lot that spans from 7th to Sheridan Streets . This allows for an exceptionally large rear garden accessible from Sheridan Street. In case there is a need, you could potentially create a gated parking space and still have plenty of garden to enjoy. The 2nd floor is set up as a large master suite completed with upgraded bath featuring glass enclosed shower and fixtures, a spacious bedroom and ample closets, and a separate den or sitting room. The 3rd level provides 2 excellent sized bedrooms plus a hall bath. The lower level is unfinished and currently a right spot for utilities and storage. Located in the Bella Vista neighborhood, you are surrounded by world class restaurants, trendy shops, local pubs and eateries. Easy walkability to local parks, The Meredith Elementary School and the 9th Street Market.
Move right in to this lovely home with garage parking on a quiet street in the heart of Bella Vista. The Open floor plan provides a spacious living room accented by a beautiful brick wood-burning fireplace. The large dining area is flooded with natural light from the sliding glass doors to the Juliet balcony. The updated kitchen has granite counters, stainless steel appliances and a convenient laundry room attached with plenty of storage. This level also features recessed lighting, gorgeous hardwood floors, coat closet, and convenient half bath. The upper level features a large primary room with two closets and an en-suite bath. There is a convenient linen closet in the hallway along with a spacious second bedroom, and an updated hall bath with Jacuzzi tub. Up to one more level, you will find your beautiful, large maintenance free composite roof deck with fabulous skyline views, solar-powered lighting, and water connection for gardening. Inside, the pilothouse is large enough to create a wet bar. The garage has high ceilings for some extra storage space. Absolutely wonderful location on the east end of Bella Vista puts you just footsteps from the great shops, restaurants, and amenities of not one but three great neighborhoods Bella Vista, Queen Village, and East Passyunk. A quick walk to the Center City, Italian Market, Weccacoe Playground, Whole Foods, Passyunk Ave, and so much more. Easy access to I-95 and the bridges with the luxury of knowing you'll never have to look for parking again. Check out the virtual tour https://vimeo.com/406589728
This completely updated 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom townhouse in Queen Village is a must see! Enter right into the open living room where you will find hardwood flooring and recessed lighting straight through to the half bathroom and kitchen area. The modern kitchen is fully equipped with stainless steel appliances, pasta tap above the 5-burner gas stove, waterfall quartz countertops, wine fridge and plenty of cabinet space. Up the stairs on the second floor you will find the master bedroom and bathroom. The master bathroom features a spacious stand-up shower with glass double doors, double sink vanity and luxury lighted mirror. Down the hall is the master bedroom with recessed lighting and a walk-in closet. Make your way to the third floor where you will find 2 bedrooms and a full bathroom with a stand-up shower and lighted mirror above the vanity. Down the stairs is the basement with a washer and dryer and plenty of space for storage, that is perfect to finish off and add even more space. 639 Kimball is in the heart of Queen Village and is in close proximity to Jefferson Square, shops, restaurants, and more!
This Bella Vista beauty is back on the market with a beautiful new price! Step inside to find an open floor plan with gorgeous hardwood floors throughout that lead you through the living and dining room to the large eat in kitchen with granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and a separate pantry. Step through the sliding glass doors where you'll find your back patio oasis with raised gardening beds for all of your urban gardening desires. The back patio is the perfect place to relax, grill and have a glass of wine with friends and family. For extra outdoor storage you'll have access to a covered alleyway along the side of the house. The second floor has two spacious bedrooms and a full bath with large glass enclosed shower and full size washer and dryer. The third level is the ideal owner's suite that has a large bedroom and an owner's bath with a gorgeous modern soaking tub, separate water closet, glass enclosed shower stall and double vanity. The unfinished basement is perfect for all of your storage needs or can be finished for a huge additional living space. The location is STELLAR!! You'll be able to walk to everything Bella Vista, Queen Village and the Italian Market have to offer such as Shot Tower Coffee, Square Pie, John's Water Ice, Hungry Pigeon, Villa Di Roma, DiBruno's... OMG you're going to eat SO WELL here!
In demand loft space in a converted school building with assigned, gated one car parking. Large, oversized windows facing north with the same incredible view as the roof at Bok. Has over 11 foot ceilings, new bathroom, in unit washer/dryer, floating staircase leads to open loft bedroom space. New Bosch oven and cooktop in new kitchen, large open main floor living/dining area with plenty of wall space for art, bookcases, etc. New window treatments complete this exceptional, ready to move in space.
Meticulously renovated and maintained Bella Vista home with a private garden/patio area. This home can easily be converted to 2 bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Enter into the charming vestibule area with subway tile. The living room/dining room area has a large bay window, hardwood floors plus a ceiling fan. New white kitchen features quartz countertops, tile backsplash, gas cooking, built-in microwave, dishwasher, disposal, breakfast bar plus an entrance to the patio for outdoor entertaining. The 2nd floor has a large king size Bedroom with a 6 foot closet, ceiling fan plus an office/living area . In addition there is a charming room with a window that has multiple uses as an office/reading nook or walk-in closet. The full bath has a marble tiled floor, ceramic tile shower plus a claw-foot bathtub for soaking, new lighting & a medicine cabinet! The basement has a laundry area, 1/4 bath plus a large cedar closet. Ample basement storage. There are hardwood floors throughout, 2 new built-in A/C units, new windows, new hot water heater, new exterior doors, new storm/security doors, updated electrical. This home has great natural light and neutral decor throughout. Easy to show. You will not be disappointed.
Beautiful and unique DUPLEX in Queen Village/Bella Vista with garage and roof deck! The first breathtaking unit is multi-leveled and features 2 bedrooms/2 full bathrooms, 13 ft high ceiling in the living room, big windows for spectacular natural lighting, wood burning fire place with antique marble mantle, gorgeously renovated kitchen (renovated just one year ago) with dishwasher, newer refrigerator, and built-in microwave; a lushly landscaped backyard/garden with small deck, and hardwood/bamboo floors throughout. The second, upstairs unit is flat and features 1 HUGE bedroom with ample closet space, 1 bathroom, carpets in bedroom and oak hardwood flooring in dining/living/kitchen area, has dishwasher and garbage disposal, washer/dryer, and a relatively new roof deck with views of the city skyline and the Ben Franklin Bridge. This is a very versatile property in terms of ways to bring in income from it, and would be most ideal as an owner-occupied investment. As of 06/28/2020, the current owner, my mother, has owned this property for 22 years and it has served her and our family very well over that time period. The first unit has been both rented and owner occupied, the second unit has been rented on long and short term basis' and been used as an Airbnb. The garage has rented for $300 per month and can be used by the 1st or 2nd floor resident. The first unit has a brand new furnace, new HVAC unit only 3 years old, garage door and front door replaced 2017, and the downstairs bedroom and bathroom were also completely renovated in 2017. The door to the roof deck was replaced in 2019, the AC was just repaired and works like new, and the hot water heater was replaced around 2013. It's time for a new owner to continue the legacy of greatness that this property provides.
This beautiful Bella Vista 3-story home has 4 spacious, light filled bedrooms with ample closet space. Main bedroom on 3rd floor features a walk-in closet and a private tile bathroom with whirlpool tub. Another full bath is located on the 2nd floor. The first floor features a large living room, open kitchen, and powder room with laundry area. Hardwood floors throughout the house. Kitchen features an eat in bar, granite counter tops, wood cabinets, and stainless steel appliances. A small patio is located out back for grilling. Roof access available from the 3rd floor. Extremely convenient location with a Walk Score of 97. Close to many shops, restaurants, and the Italian Market.