8319 Seminole St
  • Philadelphia, PA 19118
$1,375,000
6 beds | 3.1 baths | 7,550 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
      Yes
    • City
      Philadelphia
    • County
      Philadelphia
    • Garage Spaces
      2
    • Property Class
      Residential
    • Status
      Active
    • Style
      Colonial, Traditional
    • Subdivision
      Chestnut Hill
  • Additional Information
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Heat:
      Gas
    • Hot Water:
      Natural Gas
    • Laundry Type:
      Main Floor
    • Lot Area Acreage:
      0.96
    • Lot Dimensions:
      168X173
    • Net SqFt:
      7,550
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Sewer:
      On Site Septic
    • Structures:
      Above Grade
    • Type:
      Residential
    • Water:
      Public
    • Zoning Code:
      Rsd3
  • Dimensions

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

    Stories: Main, Upper 1

  • Amenities & Features
    • Basement Type:
      Full
    • Fees
      • Tax Year:
        2018
      • Total Taxes:
        $13,297
    • Description

      Welcome to 8319 Seminole Street! This classic 1925 center-hall home is filled with old world charm; such as a gracious floorplan for entertaining, hardwood floors, high ceilings, moldings and three wood burning fireplaces. The property, a coveted corner lot, is almost one acre filled with lush gardens and mature trees. As you enter through the front door, you walk into a spacious light filled grand entry hall with French doors looking out at an allee of trees. Continue on to a formal living room with handsome built-ins and a wood burning fireplace flanked by two sets of French doors that lead to an enclosed sun porch to one side and on the other side of the entry hall, the formal dining room with fireplace, eat-in butler's pantry and kitchen with chef grade appliances such as a 6 burner-Vulcan gas range and classic copper hood and marble island. Adjacent to the kitchen is the back entrance hall that serves as the mud room/laundry room. The flooring in the kitchen wing is terracotta tiles that give the space a European feel. As you climb the stunning, front staircase with grand landing overlooking the entry hall below, you reach the second floor with a large master en suite bedroom and private enclosed sun-porch, that feels as if you are peering from a tree house. Also on the second floor are two additional bedrooms, one with a fireplace, and a shared full bath, as well as a large, bright storage room that could make a perfect home office. The third floor has three additional bedrooms and a hall bath as well as a great bonus room perfect for playing or a home theater. The house has a lovely brick patio that overlooks the property and a half wall. The property comes with a two car detached garage and space above that is currently used as an artist's studio with potential for various future uses such as au pair/in-law suite. Some other highlights are the green house which is accessible through the dining room and the property's ideal location, in close proximity to the Chestnut Hill East Train Line and walking distance to the heart of Chestnut Hill's shops and restaurants on Germantown Avenue as well as the beautiful Wissahickon Valley Park walking trails.

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    Cary Simons Nelson

    Realtor, Licensed in PA & NJ
    Cary Simons Nelson
    Philadelphia Office
    Main Line Office
    Bucks County Office
    215.794.1321 / Office
    484.431.9019 / Mobile
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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

      68 May 2018
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    • Average Price per SqFt Residential

      $237 May 2018
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    • Total Monthly Inventory May 2018

      208
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    • New Listings Residential

      43 May 2018
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    Local Information

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    Jenks John S School
    Type: Public
    Level: K-8
    The Crefeld School
    Type: Private
    Level: 7-12
    Our Mother of Consolation Catholic
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-12
    Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    The Waldorf School Of Philadelphia
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    Renaissance Charter School
    Type: Charter
    Level: 6-8
    Evan Thomas Institute
    Type: Private
    Level: 1-8
    Big Backyard
    Type: Private
    Level: N/a
    Henry H. Houston Elementary School
    Type: Public
    Level: K-8

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