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2134 Spruce Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

Frank Furness designed, 1889, Gilded Age residence. The property is currently configured for eight apartments with one spacious unit on the ground floor that includes the rear garden. There are an additional seven units on the upper floors. The property is full of original architectural details including seven fireplaces with ornate mantelpieces, original moldings, wainscoting and banister and rails. There are also original hardwood floors throughout. The property was added to the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places in 1986 and is located within the Rittenhouse-Fitler Historic District. This is a rare Furness masterpiece built in the same time period as the University of Pennsylvania's Fisher Fine Arts Library. Few examples of truly authentic "Ground-Up" Furness homes exist today. On the market for the first time in nearly 60 years, a unique opportunity to own a historic Frank Furness designed property. Plans are in place (permits approved with sprinklers waived- if using current plan) to do a full scale renovation of the current configuation to bring new life into this diamond in the rough. The property is also ideal for conversion back into a single family residence or into a condominium units.
Property Class
Type of Property
Street, Permit Required
Full, Partial Finished
Rittenhouse Square
Rittenhouse Square
Building Facade Orientation: North
Building Floors: 4.00
Foundation: Stone Foundation
Gross SqFt: 5,712
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Land SqFt: 2,739
Laundry Type: No Laundry
Area: 19103
Lot Area Acreage: 0.060000
Lot Dimensions: 28X98
One Bedroom Units: 2
Ownership: Fee Simple
Property Age: 127
Condition: Fixer-Upper
Type: Row/Town/Clu
Roof: Flat Roof, Pitche
Studio/Efficiency Units: 4
Total Units: 8
Two Bedroom Units: 2
Zoning Code: RM1
Heat: Gas, Forced Air
Water: Public
Sewer: Public Sewer
Interior Features: Fireplace
Exterior Features: Sidewalks, StreetLights, Fencing
Basement Type: Full, Partial Finished
Entrance: Foyer, CommonEnt
Floor: Wood, Vinyl, Tile/Brick
Exterior: Brick, Stone, Other
Storage: Basement, Attic
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Greenfield Albert M School

Type: Public

Level: K-8

De la Salle In Town

Type: Private

Level: N/a

Science Leadership Academy

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Level: 5-12

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