A RARE FIND IN FISHTOWN! Imaging being only the fourth owner, (*) ofThis truly a one of a kind massive Victorian Brownstone that was built in the year 1899. Rarely will you find a property that runs street to street and includes a two car detached garage! (**) Take a step back in time as you Enter through the spacious vestibule door to find the incredible first floor parlor with 11' ceilings and original oak hardwood floors. A marble centerpiece with framed mirror is the centerpiece of the impressive front living room. As you climb the grand staircase take note of the carefully preserved original circular wood railing that runs soaring from the first floor to third floor level. Arriving on the second floor you~ll likely marvel over the two self contained bedroom suites. Each suite has their own full bath - and gorgeous built in closets. The owner's suite overlooks the spacious garden area and has its own full 3 piece bath with vanity sink, soaking bathtub, and enclosed stall shower. Did I mention the formal dinning room that~s fit for a king or queen and the conveniently located wash and powder rooms conveniently located off the massive eat in kitchen ! And the kitchen counter space is endless! As an added bonus there~s original oak hard wood floors thruoughout! Descend into the basement and let your imagination run wild at the unlimited potential this space has to offer including adding a full second kitchen or a private entertainment theatre to a massive game room to name just a few! Also Included are the three Elegant chandeliers and three ceiling fans as shown on the main level. Recent Upgrades include a Newer gas heating furnace and upgraded hot water This home~s location in Fishtown is absolutely prime! Conveniently located just a few blocks to Frankford Ave and Palmer Park; and within a ten minute walk to all of Fishtown's great restaurants and amenities - Wm Mulherin's Sons, Suraya (home to a 2019 James Beard Nominee for Oustanding Pastry), Cheu Fishtown, Front Street Cafe, La Colombe, Philadelphia Distilling, Goose Island, City Fitness, just to mention a few! (*)The third and present owner is a prominent Philadelphia award winning producer/musician who has continually occupied this home since 1978. (**)You can even wash your car in your heated Garage! Gas and Water lines are present but not currently being utilized.
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It’s a familiar story; a working class neighborhood experiences an influx of investment, bohemian coffee shops open, public opinion on street art shifts from graffiti to social commentary and, finally, a high end grocery store opens in an industrial looking...
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