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5 Norman Lane

Philadelphia, PA 19118

Stunning Top-of-the Hill Norman single on a half-acre of private grounds. Called "significant" by the Chestnut Hill Historical Society, this red stone cross-gabled dwelling was designed by Dreher & Churchman in 1926. Special features include an arched entrance, brick window surrounds, fine original moldings, three exposures for almost every room, and terraces on three sides. The 1st floor has a gracious entrance with carved linenfold front door; powder room; living room with handsome fireplace with marble surround, built-in bookcases, large bay window and French doors to the covered patio; library with fireplace & floor-to-ceiling bookcases; large formal dining room with French doors to a flagstone terrace and a greenhouse. The eat-in-kitchen has electric cooking, dishwasher, garbage disposal a large walk-in pantry plus a butler's pantry with 2nd dishwasher for easy party clean-up. On the 2nd floor you'll see the master bedroom suite with large sleeping porch, en suite bath with tub and stall shower; two more generous bedrooms; hall bath; family room/bedroom; and a maid's suite with 2 rooms and bath. The 3rd floor has a large bedroom; hall bath; playroom and lots of good storage space. Good systems including central air and a new 2016 septic system. The spacious grounds were designed by Frederick Peck and are punctuated with curving stone walls and mature plantings. There's plenty of space for badminton, touch football or a large party tent. Located just steps away from the Wissahickon Park trails, a few blocks to two commuter train lines and all the shops, schools, restaurants and amenities offered in Chestnut Hill.
Status
ACTIVE
Property Class
Residential
Type of Property
Detached
Style
Normandy
Design
3+Story
Fireplaces
2
Garage Spaces
2
Parking
3+ Car Parking
Pool Type
No Pool
Basement
Partial, Unfinished, Outside/Walkout Basement
Has AC?
Yes
Subdivision
Chestnut Hill
Area
Chestnut Hill
City
Philadelphia
County
Philadelphia
Building Facade Orientation: Northeast
Cooking Fuel: Electric Cooking
Dining/Kitchen: EatInKitchen
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Garage Type: Attached
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 21,384
Laundry Type: Basement Laundry
Area: 19118
Lot Area Acreage: 0.490000
Lot Description: Irregular Lot, Rear Yard, Side Yard
Lot Dimensions: 149X140
Main Bedroom: FullBath-MBR, SitArea-MBR
Main Entrance: Center Hall
Main Floor Half Baths: 1
Net SqFt: 5684
Ownership: Fee Simple
Porch/Deck: Patio, Porch
Property Age: 91
Condition: Average+
Type: Detached
Roof: Pitched Roof, Shi
Upper Floor Baths: 4
Zoning Code: RSD1
Heat: Gas, Hot Water, Forced Air
Cooling: Central A/C
Water: Public
Sewer: On-Site Septic
Room List
Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom-Master, Bedroom-Second, Bedroom-Third, Bedroom-Fourth, Kitchen, Family Rm, Other Room 1, Other Room 2, Other Room 3, Den/Stdy/Lib, Other Room 4
Stories
Main, Upper 1
Master Bedroom
17 x 15, level Upper 1
Second Bedroom
12 x 12, level Upper 1
Third Bedroom
14 x 12, level Upper 1
Fourth Bedroom
9 x 9, level Upper 1
Living Room
22 x 16, level Main
Dining Room
24 x 16, level Main
Family Room
16 x 12, level Upper 1
Kitchen
14 x 13, level Main
Library
14 x 12, level Main
5th Bdrm
16 x 15, level Third
Slp Prch
16 x 15, level Upper 1
Play Rm
26 x 9, level Third
Interior Features: Bay Window, Stall Shower
Exterior Features: Sidewalks
Appliances: Kitchen w/Pantry, Dishw
Attics: Floored Attic
Basement Type: Partial, Unfinished, Outside/Walkout Basement
Fireplace Features: LivingRoom/Great Room Fireplace
Floor: Wood
Exterior: Stone
Tax Year
2016
Total Taxes
$12,623

Area Highlights

User reviews and recommendations of top nearby restaurants.

Banjara Indian Bistro

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Distance: 0.29 Miles

Rating 18 reviews
Tavern On the Hill

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Distance: 0.31 Miles

Rating 100 reviews
McNally's Tavern

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Distance: 0.31 Miles

Rating 147 reviews
Thai Kuu

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Distance: 0.31 Miles

Rating 102 reviews
PrimoHoagies

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Distance: 0.32 Miles

Rating 13 reviews
Stella Sera

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Distance: 0.32 Miles

Rating 46 reviews
Cosimo's Pizza

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Distance: 0.33 Miles

Rating 41 reviews
Mica Restaurant

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Distance: 0.38 Miles

Rating 97 reviews
Osaka Japanese Restaurant

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Distance: 0.39 Miles

Rating 134 reviews
Top of the Hill Café

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Distance: 0.43 Miles

Rating 42 reviews

School Information

Great Schools

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Jenks John S School

Type: Public

Level: K-8


Our Mother of Consolation Catholic

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


The Waldorf School Of Philadelphia

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Renaissance Charter School

Type: Charter

Level: 6-8


The Crefeld School

Type: Private

Level: 7-12


Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-8


Evan Thomas Institute

Type: Private

Level: 1-8


Big Backyard

Type: Private

Level: N/a


Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

Type: Private

Level: PK-12


Holy Cross Parish School

Type: Private

Level: K-8

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