Delaware County Homes for Sale, Swarthmore Real Estate Listings, 222 Dickinson Avenue, MLS #6867638 Luxury Homes, Condos, Estates for Sale

222 Dickinson Avenue

Swarthmore, PA 19081

PRETTY AND PAMPERED!The lamp post out front,the stone retaining wall w/slate top & BI stn seat,& the stn w/way to the front entry welcomes you to this 4 BR,2 1/2 BA Dutch Colonial single w/shutters, sitting pretty on a lovely tree-lined street.It's NOT JUST A PLACE TO LIVE,but A PLACE TO HANG YOUR HEART!What you'll find here is a happy mix of the old & charming and the modern & convenient.Some terms of endearment are CA,crystal knobs,dimen shingled roof,columns,French doors,custom closets,quaint radiators,lush landscaping and a bucolic back yd setting.The 2-story addition w/FR on the 1st fl & MBR en suite on the 2nd brings in loads of natural light!Other amenities include modern baths,200 amp elec,hw flrs(original & Bruce),CM,CR's & beadboard.The antique dragon fly knocker on the original front door announces your arrival.Step in to find a cozy LR,complete w/columned stn FP & ceiling lighting to shine on your favorite work of art.There are 2 French doors to the side screened porch(10 screens).A good book & a glass of iced tea,and you're in heaven!Bifold Fr doors from the LR open to the DR w/a plate shelf,3 bay-style windows & a unique chandelier.You are never far from the heart of the party,when in the fantastic kitchen w/Craftmaid cherry maple shaker cabinets,soft close drawers,black quartz c/top,subway tile B/S & a 4 burner gas stove w/griddle.The 1st fl FR is a sight to behold!Bruce flr,lt coffee walls,5 high side windows & an entire nook of 5 more long windows at the back looking out to the yd.Double doors open to the cute columned & lattice porch.There is space for a table in the FR for casual dining or just hanging out w/friends.The split staircase from the LR is unique.Take the 3 steps to the left and be amazed!The MBR,w/cathedral ceiling,Bruce hw,lots of lge closets w/custom shelving,Fr doors to a deck that overlooks the yard & lots of magnificent windows are just some of the highlights.Take the passageway w/open shelving for linens & towels from the MBR to the modern B&W subway-tiled BA w corner shower & farm sink.At the other side of the BA is another BR.Make it a suite,nursery,office.Your choice!BR #3,a new bath & access to the finished 3rd flr sit at the other side of the split stairs.Lt seafoam walls,2 BI bookcases w/drawers w/a chest in between & a shabby chic chandelier are in BR#3.There is a wide,open staircase to the htd,finished dormitory room on the 3rd floor w/cathedral ceiling & 5 sets of bookcases.Det.Garage.Amazing schools!Warranty!
Property Class
Type of Property
Colonial, Dutch
Garage Spaces
3+ Car Parking, Street, Drvwy/Off Str, Private
Pool Type
No Pool
Full, Unfinished
Has AC?
None Available
Middle School
High School
Swarthmore Borough
Delaware County
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: FullKit-NoEI
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Detached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 14,157
Laundry Type: Basement Laundry
Area: Swarthmore Borough
Lot Area Acreage: 0.320000
Lot Description: Level Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 80X180
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR
Net SqFt: 2284
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Deck, Porch, Balc
Property Age: 90
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Shingle Roof
Room Count: 8
Upper Floor Baths: 2
Zoning Code: RESID
Heat: Gas, Hot Water, Radiator, Baseboard
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm
Lower 1, Main, Up
Master Bedroom
16 x 20, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
12 x 12, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
12 x 13, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
11 x 25, level Upper 1
Living Room
14 x 20, level Main
Dining Room
13 x 13, level Main
Family Room
18 x 20, level Main
7 x 13, level Main
Interior Features: Vaulted Ceiling, 9'+ Ceiling, CeilngFan(s), Cable TV-Wired, Stall Shower, Energy Efficient Windows, Replacement Windows
Exterior Features: Sidewalks, StreetLights, Fencing, Exterior Lighting
Appliances: KitBuiltInRa, Ov
Attics: Walk-Up Attic, Flo
Basement Type: Full, Unfinished
Fireplace Features: Stone Fireplace, LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick
Exterior: Stucco
Tax Year
Total Taxes

Area Highlights

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Bamboo Bistro

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Distance: 0.31 Miles

Rating 16 reviews
Vicky's Place


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Rating 16 reviews
Aria Mediterranean Cuisine

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Distance: 0.33 Miles

Rating 33 reviews
Renato Pizza


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Rating 46 reviews
Broad Table Tavern

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Distance: 0.42 Miles

Rating 12 reviews
Sharples Dining Hall


Distance: 0.64 Miles

Rating 5 reviews
Antonia's Family Restaurant


Distance: 0.89 Miles

Rating 28 reviews
Fiesta Maya Mexican Grill


Distance: 0.91 Miles

Rating 40 reviews
Heng's Thai Cuisine

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Distance: 0.94 Miles

Rating 103 reviews
Engine 23 Smokehouse BBQ


Distance: 0.95 Miles

Rating 75 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Notre Dame De Lourdes School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

Grace Park El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

Ridley High School

Type: Public

Level: 9-12

Swarthmore-Rutledge School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

Woodlyn Christian School

Type: Private

Level: PK-12

Buxmont Academy

Type: Private

Level: N/a

Edgewood El School

Type: Public

Level: K-5

Strath Haven Middle School

Type: Public

Level: 6-8

Kehillah Early Learning Center

Type: Private

Level: K

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