152 W Hortter St
  • Philadelphia, PA 19119
5 beds | 2.1 baths | 2,730 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
    • City
    • County
    • Fireplaces
    • Has AC?
    • Parking
    • Property Class
    • Status
    • Style
      Traditional, Victorian
    • Subdivision
      Mt Airy-West
    • Type of Property
  • Additional Information
    • Building Facade Orientation:
    • Condition:
    • Cooling:
      Wall Unit
    • Foundation:
    • Heat:
      Gas, Steam, Radiator
    • Hot Water:
    • Laundry Type:
      Main Floor
    • Lot Area Acreage:
    • Lot Description:
      Level, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
    • Lot Dimensions:
    • Net SqFt:
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Porch/Deck:
      Deck(s), Porch(es)
    • Roof:
      Pitched, Shingle
    • Room Count:
    • Sewer:
      Public Sewer
    • Structures:
      Above Grade, Shed
    • Type:
    • Wall/Ceilings:
      9'+ Ceilings
    • Water:
    • Zoning Code:
  • Dimensions

    Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other

    Stories: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1

  • Amenities & Features
    • Appliances:
      Oven - Self Cleaning, Dishwasher, Disposal, Energy Efficient Appliances
    • Basement Type:
      Full, Unfinished, Outside Entrance
    • Fencing:
    • Floor:
      Wood, Fully Carpeted
  • Fees
    • Tax Year:
    • Total Taxes:
  • Description

    Pride of ownership, warmth of 1906 architecture, joy of abundant natural light, comfort of 21st century amenities. All combine to make this 3 story stone twin home in historic Pelham a wonderful place to live. 1st floor: wrap-around porch accessed by either steps or easy ramp; front room with non-working fireplace; 10x8 open area at base of staircase leads directly into formal dining room with huge sun-filled bay window; terrific kitchen, renovated completely in 1999 and just as lovely and functional today with center island, plentiful storage, new stove and granite countertops in 2017; powder room, laundry room and mudroom all renovated in 2016, new dryer in 2017, new water-efficient Toto toilet; exit to deck and gardens. 2nd floor: Front bedroom currently used as large bright family/TV room with working fireplace; Fully renovated bathroom with lovely re-enamelled soaking tub and remarkably pretty original painted Victorian tilework; Two rooms were combined to create the large, inviting master bedroom that leads to a south-facing heated sunporch surrounded by all new windows. 3rd floor: 3 more bedrooms, two of which are currently used as large offices, full bath completely re-done with water efficient shower stall. 3rd floor walls insulated! Basement full, unfinished for utilities, storage and work areas, high ceiling, Bilco door exit to yard. Gas steam heat, new hot water heater, 200 AMP electric w/circuit breakers. Front, side and rear gardens filled with perennials, full of color in spring and summer. Broad wood deck overlooking rear yard installed 2016. Many more upgrades and delightful features! Property is located on a swell West Mount Airy residential block. Walk to commuter train or bus or enjoy Little Jimmie's Cafe or Frosted Fox Bakery close by. Square footage in public records is incorrect. Appraiser-measured 2, 730 square feet. Showings start on Friday, 3/16. Offers first reviewed on Monday, 3/19.

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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 Days on Market Residential

    148 February 2018
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  • Average Price per SqFt Residential

    $139 February 2018
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  • Total Monthly Inventory February 2018

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  • New Listings Residential

    14 February 2018
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  • Percent of Asking Price Residential

    95 % February 2018
    -4.7 % since
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Local Information

Local Information

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Project Learn School
Type: Private
Level: K-8
Blair Christian Academy
Type: Private
Level: PK-8
Khepera Cs
Type: Charter
Level: K-8
Jesus is the Way Christian Academy
Type: Private
Level: N/a
Greene Street Academy
Type: Private
Level: PK-6
Miller Homeschool
Type: Private
Level: PK-5
Henry Charles W School
Type: Public
Level: K-8
Roosevelt Theodore Middle School
Type: Public
Level: K-8
Emlen Eleanor C School
Type: Public
Level: PK-5
Green Tree School
Type: Private
Level: N/a

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