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437 W Chestnut Hill Avenue

PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118
  • $3,425,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 33 Days
  • ID#: PAPH2113994
UPDATED: 32 min ago
$3,425,000
  • 7
    BEDS
  • 2.87
    ACRES
  • 8
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 9,780
    SQFT
  • $350
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1903
County:

School Ratings & Info

Description

Presenting 437 W Chestnut Hill Avenue, an exceptional oasis surrounded by the lush greenery of Fairmount Park, just blocks from the vibrant shopping and dining along The Avenue. Designed by Arthur Brockie in 1903, this significant and unique property exemplifies a fine Chestnut Hill estate, while attentively updated and upgraded for modern living. Upon walking through the stately front doors to the entrance hall with fireplace, you+GGll notice the gorgeous hardwood floors, crown molding, Mercer tiles, leaded glass windows and other original architectural details. The formal living room with fireplace offers a sunlit nook of windows overlooking the rear grounds, while the sunroom provides a cozy space with 3 walls of windows. Sit by the fireplace and read your favorite novel in the paneled study. The large, formal dining room with coffered walls and original molding offers two sets of doors to the kitchen. The bright and open kitchen features a large marble center island, commercial range, Sub-Zero refrigerator and sunlit breakfast area with terracotta tile floor. Step through the kitchen to the relaxing family room with custom built-ins, office and mudroom with pantry and full bathroom. Upstairs, the primary suite offers dual bathrooms as well as oversized closets, one of which is a large walk-in closet with dressing room. Multiple additional bedroom suites as well as the laundry room complete the second floor. The third floor offers extra living space with bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a bonus room currently used as a home gym. The grounds of this fine estate are truly gorgeous, with an expansive terrace overlooking mature landscaping, perennial plantings, large pool and separate, updated 2 bedroom, 2 bath carriage house and garage. 437 W Chestnut Hill Ave is in an exceptional location just steps from the trails and recreation of Fairmount Park, a few blocks from the shopping along Germantown Avenue, 2 blocks from the train station, and easy access to major roads.

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437 W Chestnut Hill Avenue PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118

  • Price: $3,425,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 33 Days
  • Updated: 32 min ago
  • ID#: PAPH2113994
7
Beds
8
Baths
1
½ Baths
2.87
Acres
9,780
SQFT
$350
$/SQFT
1903
Built
Neighborhood:
Chestnut Hill
County:
Philadelphia
Area:
19118 (19118)
School District:
The School District Of Philadelphia
Property Description
Presenting 437 W Chestnut Hill Avenue, an exceptional oasis surrounded by the lush greenery of Fairmount Park, just blocks from the vibrant shopping and dining along The Avenue. Designed by Arthur Brockie in 1903, this significant and unique property exemplifies a fine Chestnut Hill estate, while attentively updated and upgraded for modern living. Upon walking through the stately front doors to the entrance hall with fireplace, you+GGll notice the gorgeous hardwood floors, crown molding, Mercer tiles, leaded glass windows and other original architectural details. The formal living room with fireplace offers a sunlit nook of windows overlooking the rear grounds, while the sunroom provides a cozy space with 3 walls of windows. Sit by the fireplace and read your favorite novel in the paneled study. The large, formal dining room with coffered walls and original molding offers two sets of doors to the kitchen. The bright and open kitchen features a large marble center island, commercial range, Sub-Zero refrigerator and sunlit breakfast area with terracotta tile floor. Step through the kitchen to the relaxing family room with custom built-ins, office and mudroom with pantry and full bathroom. Upstairs, the primary suite offers dual bathrooms as well as oversized closets, one of which is a large walk-in closet with dressing room. Multiple additional bedroom suites as well as the laundry room complete the second floor. The third floor offers extra living space with bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, and a bonus room currently used as a home gym. The grounds of this fine estate are truly gorgeous, with an expansive terrace overlooking mature landscaping, perennial plantings, large pool and separate, updated 2 bedroom, 2 bath carriage house and garage. 437 W Chestnut Hill Ave is in an exceptional location just steps from the trails and recreation of Fairmount Park, a few blocks from the shopping along Germantown Avenue, 2 blocks from the train station, and easy access to major roads.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials Masonry Door Features French Exterior Features Exterior LightingAwning(S) Garage Spaces 3.00 Garage Type Garage Door Opener Garage YN Yes Lot Features Trees/Wooded Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Types Detached Garage Patio And Porch Features Patio(S)TerracePorch(Es) Pool Yes - Personal Riparian Rights YN No Roof Slate Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 9780 Appliances Oven - Self CleaningCommercial RangeDishwasherDisposalStainless Steel AppliancesOven/Range - Gas Basement Full Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/C Exclusions See Agent Fireplace Features MarbleStone Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 3 Flooring Tile/BrickHardwood Heating Hot Water Heating YN Yes Inclusions See Agent Interior Features Primary Bath(S)Kitchen - IslandCeiling Fan(S)Stain/Lead GlassKitchen - Eat-InAdditional StairwayBuilt-InsCrown MoldingsPantryWalk-In Closet(S) Laundry Type Upper Floor Levels 3 Room List Living RoomDining RoomPrimary BedroomBedroom 2Bedroom 3KitchenFamily RoomBedroom 1Other Security Features Security System Upper Level1 Bedrooms 4 Walls Ceilings 9'+ Ceilings

Property Features

Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2022 Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Natural Gas Cross Street Towanda Electric 200+ Amp Service Federal Flood Zone YN No Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel Natural Gas Hot Water Natural Gas Municipality Philadelphia Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801548998684 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Negotiable Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer On Site Septic Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 37220.00 Tax Assessment Amount 2659000.00 Tax Lot 40 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features Bay/Bow Zoning Rsd1

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©2022 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 accurate by the MLS or Iron Valley Real Estate. 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: 2022-08-08T13:02:59.32.
 
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