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1620 North Street

Philadelphia, PA 19130

Truly one-of-a-kind, this property is a conversion of a historical carriage house on one of the most prestigious blocks of the Art Museum area. The original carriage house was completed circa 1886, and is fully detached, an amazing 34ft wide. No expense was spared in renovating this into the most unique home in the city, soaring 12 foot ceilings and vast, spacious rooms and parking for 3 vehicles. Top of the line systems: from the video intercom and security systems, built-in surround sound that stretches throughout every room, smart lighting that can be dimmed to your specifications with one touch, dual-zone HVAC & a central vacuum system. The 1st floor plan, with a tremendous cook's kitchen: highlights include granite counters, custom cabinets, S/S appliances of the highest quality, a wine refrigerator, center island with sink & stainless pendant lights. Dining room with antique chandelier. In the living room, a gas fireplace serves as the centerpiece for a custom built-in entertainment system. Throughout, you can find stunning wide-plank floors of prefinished oak and huge, wide custom wood windows. A half bath and a deep coat closet on this floor, and an exterior door to a private slate rear patio with abundant garden planters and a high wall for unmatched privacy. 2nd fl.. boasts suite-style bedrooms with custom closets and brilliantly designed bathrooms with rainfall showers, marble vanities and a designer color scheme. The 2nd fl hallway features a hanging antique metal chandelier. The stunning master bedroom has a gas fireplace surrounded by woven glass tile & copper trim, doors to a lovely Juliet balcony overlooking the patio/garden and very spacious his & hers walk-in closets. The en-suite bathroom has a free-standing porcelain tub & also a luxurious rainfall shower featuring spray massage modes, fully enclosed in beautiful glass. The floor is designer marble tile with an inlaid sparkling gem motif, a marble vanity with his and hers sinks. 3rd fl..wet bar with wine refrigerator and access to a large trex deck with a breathtaking views of Center City. Pull right into a garage at the front of the home...with 2 additional parking spaces located at the rear adjoining patio. All parking is secured & operated by remote control. Superior workmanship and materials throughout!! 8 years remaining on the tax abatement.
Property Class
Type of Property
Carriage House
Garage Spaces
2-Car Parking
Pool Type
No Pool
Has AC?
Art Museum Area
Art Museum Area
Cooking Fuel: Gas Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Slab
Garage Type: Attached, Inside Access to Garage, Garage Door Opener
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 3,154
Laundry Type: Upper-Floor Laundry
Area: 19130
Lot Area Acreage: 0.070000
Lot Dimensions: 45X70
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, WalkInClstMB
Main Entrance: Foyer
Main Floor Half Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 3542
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Roof Deck, Patio
Property Age: 100
Type: Detached
Roof: Flat Roof
Upper Floor Baths: 3
Zoning Code: RM1
Heat: Gas, Forced Air
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Room List
Living Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Kitchen
Main, Upper 1
Interior Features: Security System, CeilngFan(s), Cable TV-Wired, Central Vacuum, Wet/Dry Bar, Intercom, Stall Shower
Appliances: KitIsland, KitPa
Fireplace Features: LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace, Main Bedroom Fireplace
Floor: Wood
Exterior: Stucco, Brick
Tax Year
Total Taxes

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St Francis Xavier School

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

St. Francis Xavier

Type: Private

Level: PK-8

Spring Garden Academy

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Level: PK-4

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Type: Private

Level: 9-12

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Level: PK-8

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Level: PK-2

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