Just a block off of bustling Fairmount Avenue, this gracious, warm and welcoming home offers a blend of old charm and original detail with modern upgrades. Enter this home through the vestibule with subway tile and original flooring, frosted glass transom allows the living area more light to highlight the soaring ceilings, crown molding and decorative marble fireplace. Wooden trim under the windows add to the charm of the living space. The living room transitions into the open dining and kitchen area. The kitchen has two side windows that allow for natural light to shine on the granite island, ideal for entertaining and meal preparation. Oak cabinets, ceramic backsplash, stainless steel appliances with abundant counter space complete the kitchen area. Directly behind the kitchen is a mud room/pantry space that leads to the immense back yard. Ideal for gardening, lounging, dog running and many other activities. The 2nd floor has two very substantial bedrooms, the rear bedroom has a deck overlooking the stupendous yard. The front bedroom is currently being used as a family/TV area. The laundry room and a full three piece bathroom are located between the two bedrooms. An abundant master suite with custom made shelving, cedar closet, dressing area with it own sink and full bathroom with a stall shower complete this floor. A sizable unfinished basement is great for a work area and storage. Near Tela's Market, Bar Hygee, Fairmount Hardware, Thirsty Dice, and all the tried & true establishments Fairmount Avenue has to offer!
About this Area
Art Museum Area
The focus of the Art Museum Area/Fairmount neighborhood is self-evident: The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Rodin Museum, the Barnes Foundation, the Franklin Institute, the Academy of Natural Sciences, and the Please Touch Museum — let’s see, have we forgotten any? — are all located in this vibrant, beautifully planned part of the city.
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