8003 Saint Martins Ln
  • Philadelphia, PA 19118
$825,000
6 beds | 3.1 baths | 6,663 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
      Yes
    • City
      Philadelphia
    • County
      Philadelphia
    • Garage Spaces
      1
    • Has AC?
      Yes
    • Parking
      3+ Car Parking, Off Street, Private, Detached, Garage, Oversized
    • Property Class
      Residential
    • Status
      Closed
    • Style
      Victorian
    • Subdivision
      Chestnut Hill
    • Type of Property
      Single Family Residence
  • Additional Information
    • Condition:
      Average+
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Heat:
      Gas, Forced Air, Zoned, Programmable Thermostat
    • Hot Water:
      Natural Gas
    • Laundry Type:
      Upper Floor
    • Lot Area Acreage:
      0.4
    • Lot Dimensions:
      102X176
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Porch/Deck:
      Deck(s), Patio(s), Porch(es)
    • Roof:
      Slate
    • Sale Includes:
      Land Only
    • Sewer:
      Public Sewer
    • Structures:
      Above Grade
    • Type:
      Residential
    • Utilities:
      Cable TV
    • Wall/Ceilings:
      9'+ Ceilings
    • Water:
      Public
    • Zoning Code:
      Rsd1
  • Dimensions

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

    Stories: Main, Upper 1

  • Amenities & Features
    • Appliances:
      Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal, Energy Efficient Appliances
    • Basement Type:
      Full, Unfinished
    • Fireplace Features:
      Marble, Stone
    • Floor:
      Wood
  • Fees
    • Tax Year:
      2017
    • Total Taxes:
      $10,633
  • Description

    Not often does a home so special, so historically intact, become available. "Saint Martins" was designed by Hazelhurst & Huckel and built in 1890 by William Steele in the Richardsonian Romanesque style out of local Wissahickon schist. Strong, elegant and grand - this home astounds you at every turn. Its quarter-sawn oak walls and intricate millwork have never been painted. Its hardwood floors are pristine, having just been restored. The six unique fireplaces, the leaded and stained glass windows, cove ceilings and plaster mouldings are seldom found in this beautiful condition. The main level welcomes you with formal living and dining rooms, a well-appointed kitchen, mudroom, powder room and a large office/library. The second level has a large master suite, with a generous en suite bath and dressing room. Two additional bedrooms, a bath and the laundry room complete the floor. The third level, originally a separate apartment, has 2-3 additional bedrooms, a bath and a retro kitchen awaiting your interpretation. The exterior is a work of art - Vermont Slate hipped roof, a corner turret, a porte cochere, covered porch, battlements and a flagstone terrace. The land itself requires minimal care and is situated so conveniently: easy access to Center City, Blue Route, Turnpike and 309, a few short steps to the train station and walking distance to everything Chestnut Hill has to offer. 

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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

    147 December 2017
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  • Average Price per SqFt Residential

    $233 December 2017
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  • Total Monthly Inventory December 2017

    204
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  • New Listings Residential

    11 December 2017
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  • Percent of Asking Price Residential

    97 % December 2017
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Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
Type: Private
Level: PK-12
The Waldorf School Of Philadelphia
Type: Private
Level: PK-8
Renaissance Charter School
Type: Charter
Level: 6-8
Jenks John S School
Type: Public
Level: K-8
Henry H. Houston Elementary School
Type: Public
Level: K-8
Big Backyard
Type: Private
Level: N/a
The Crefeld School
Type: Private
Level: 7-12
Our Mother of Consolation Catholic
Type: Private
Level: PK-8
Holy Cross Parish School
Type: Private
Level: K-8
Safe Clean Children's Facility
Type: Private
Level: K

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