1229 WHARTON ST $619,000



    • 6 Beds
    • 3 Baths
    • 2,484 sq. ft.
    • Row/Townhouse
    • MLS# PAPH2036054
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    Presenting this timeless beauty, classic turn of the century home filled with tons of original character yet perfectly balanced with essential modern amenities , 1229 Wharton St. in the heart of Passyunk Square is located across from the newly renovated Columbus Square Park and is located on one of the most sought after streets in East Passyunk. This home is an incredibly spacious 3-story with over 2400 sq. ft. with curb appeal at it's loveliness, a breathtaking Japanese scholar tree is there to greet you plus a contemporary and sleek brick front with original marble steps. Once inside you will be immersed with stunning turn of the century details that is very hard to find today, original wainscot vestibule, stunning pumpkin pine plank floors that have been restored to their natural beauty, extra high ceilings, incredible millwork moldings throughout, Classic double doors open to the living room area that is a treat, it is a wonderful peaceful room filled with natural light, This flows perfectly into an enchanting dining area with a rare and intricate tile mantle piece that sets off the mood, this room is so ideal for your family dinner gatherings and entertaining guests. A modern Chef's kitchen is next again filled with light from an amazing skylight this kitchen can equipped some major cooking, full oak surround cabinetry, granite countertops with a dual and deep stainless steel sink, subway tile backsplash, stainless steel appliances and a huge separate cafe area for your guests, plus a convenient half bath to round it out. Amazing and tranquil backyard patio with a sitting deck area is simply amazing , its filled amazing foliage and a beautiful wisteria pergola as you relax enjoying that good book , this scene will bring out your inner arborist. Next a restored original staircase leads you to 3 very spacious bedrooms all with great natural light and those gorgeous plank floors tons of closet space and newer windows throughout, full and pretty mosaic and ceramic tile full bath as well...this theme continues to the 3rd level with 3 more bedrooms and a full ceramic tile bath. The basement is full and mechnicals are wonderful with newly service HVAC heat and air and separate laundry area. This home located in the Jackson school district and being in the great Passyunk Square neighborhood we are in the center of what Food and Wine calls the top 10 foodie neighborhoods in America! Burrata, Triangle Tavern Reanimator coffee, Mighty Bread, Victor's Cafe, Green Eggs, just in a 1-3 block radius plus the East Passyunk Ave scene, plus City Fitness Gym on the corner, this is city living at its very best, come be a part of this happening.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County PHILADELPHIA
      • HOA Y/N N
      • Municipality PHILADELPHIA
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 5946.00
      • Tax Year 2021
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1915
      • Zoning RSA5
    • Building Features
      • Basement Type Full
      • Cooling Fuel Electric
      • Cooling Type Central A/C
      • Fireplaces Count 0
      • Foundation Details Stone, Brick/Mortar
      • Garage Y/N N
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas
      • Heating Type Forced Air
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Straight Thru
      • Total Living Area 2484
    • Room Features
      • Bedrooms Count Main Level 6
      • Bedrooms 6
      • Bathrooms 3
      • Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
      • Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
      • Full Bathrooms 2
      • Half Bathrooms 1
      • Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
    • Property Features
      • Lot Size Acres 0.03
      • Lot Size Dimensions 18.00 x 75.00
    • Schools
      • Elementary School ANDREW JACKSON
      • Middle Or Junior School ANDREW JACKSON


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    Tina DeJesse

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        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $619,000
        12/3/2021 6:26:48 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: PENDING
        11/14/2021 9:41:15 PM Status Changed Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
        10/18/2021 8:56:11 AM Price Reduced Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $619,000 -2.52%
        10/1/2021 1:59:00 PM New in Database Source: Multiple Listing Service New Value: $635,000

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