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102 W Mermaid Ln
  • Philadelphia, PA 19118
$887,000
5 beds | 3.1 baths | 4,842 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
      Yes
    • City
      Philadelphia
    • County
      Philadelphia
    • Elementary School
      John Story Jenks School
    • Fireplaces
      3
    • Garage Spaces
      2
    • High School
      Germantown
    • Middle School
      John Story Jenks School
    • Parking
      Circular Driveway
    • Property Class
      Residential
    • Status
      Closed
    • Style
      Other
    • Subdivision
      Chestnut Hill
  • Additional Information
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Gross SqFt:
      4,842
    • Heat:
      90% Forced Air
    • Lot Area Acreage:
      0.47
    • Lot Dimensions:
      219.84 x 92.84
    • Net SqFt:
      4,842
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Roof:
      Architectural Shingle
    • Room Count:
      10
    • Sewer:
      Public Sewer
    • Structures:
      Above Grade, Below Grade
    • Type:
      Residential
    • Water:
      Public
    • Zoning Code:
      Rsd1
  • Dimensions

    Stories: Main

  • Amenities & Features
    • Basement Type:
      Unfinished
    • Fees
      • Tax Year:
        2019
      • Total Taxes:
        $13,754
    • Description

      We are delighted to offer 102 West Mermaid Lane, a gracious, Arts & Crafts residence designed in 1909 by famed Philadelphia architect Edmund Gilchrist for his father Dr. William Gilchrist and built by George Woodward. Beautifully tucked away, this property was formerly owned by Enrique Norten, renowned Mexican architect and principal of the design firm TEN Arquitectos. Features include a lovely half acre lot, and 4, 842 square feet of living space on 3 floors. Distinctive entrance with handsome shed roof opens to a welcoming front hall. There are arched openings to the first floor with Bulthaup designer kitchen, lovely dining room with fireplace, comfortable living room with fireplace and outdoor porch and terrace. The second floor offers 3-4 bedrooms (one with a fireplace) and 3 bathrooms. The third floor offers a master bedroom, walk-in master closet, and bathroom. The laundry can be found in the basement where there is ample storage space and room for a ping pong or pool table. Just off the outdoor entrance to the kitchen is the bottom floor artist~s studio/kids hangout of a 1933 structure designed by architect Robert N Dippy that also has a top floor 2-car garage off the circular driveway with a terra cotta roof. Come see this iconic Chestnut Hill house within walking distance to the train, Wissahickon Trails and the charming shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill.

    Presented By

    Kim Whetzel

    Kim Whetzel

    Sales Associate
    Kim Whetzel
    Chestnut Hill Office
    215.735.2225 / Office
    215.870.3138 / Mobile
    Ellen Hass

    Ellen Hass

    Real Estate Salesperson/Realtor
    Ellen Hass
    Chestnut Hill Office
    215.735.2225 / Office
    215.870.8484 / Mobile
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    Chestnut Hill

    Chestnut Hill, considered Philadelphia’s “Garden District,” is a perfect place for those who want a more suburban living environment within the Philadelphia city limits. The area is just 20 minutes from Center City Philadelphia. Bordered on the north by Fairmount Park, the largest urban park in the U.S., Chestnut Hill is known for its stone manor...

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    • Average Price per SqFt Residential

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