Welcome to this beautiful Victorian home with old world charm and character. The property is a great location with easy proximity to UPenn and also various transportation options. The house has beautiful original woodwork, including an open stair case, crown molding, wainscoting, chair rail molding, and fireplace mantels. The woodwork trim is really highlighted by the hard wood flooring in the house.This is a large home with a total of 10 bedrooms and 6 full bathrooms. The kitchen is ample with commercial grade appliances, an island and plenty of cabinets. The bedrooms are spacious and some include a separate in-suite bathroom. In terms of safety, all levels of the house have access to an exterior fire escape. Additionally, there is a finished basement with a full bathroom, wet bar, and a separate street level entrance.The exterior of the house retains all of the original Victorian details including ornate wood work and brick details from a time gone by. The expansive front porch has high ceilings and is a perfect place to look out over the front yard, which has a healthy setback from the street. The large, tree lined back yard is great for entertaining guests and provides a nice mixture of sun and shade.Located in the heart of University City, the property is close to public transportation (trolley, El, and buses). It is also within easy walking distance to UPenn, Drexel, University of the Sciences, and HUP. Clark Park is only blocks away and there are numerous restaurants within an easy walk. Finally, the property is also close to the airport, major highways and downtown Philadelphia.
About this Area
Named for three major learning centers, the University of Pennsylvania, University of the Sciences and Drexel University, University City is also home to world-class hospitals (Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia) and scientific and medical research centers – it just might be the brainiest area in Philadelphia. Of late, the neighborhood has also...
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