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8872 Towanda St
  • Philadelphia, PA 19118
6 beds | 4.2 baths | 10,160 sqft
  • Details
    • Basement
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    • County
    • Fireplaces
    • Garage Spaces
    • Property Class
    • Status
    • Style
    • Subdivision
      Chestnut Hill
  • Additional Information
    • Cooling:
      Central A/C
    • Heat:
      Hot Water, Radiator
    • Hot Water:
      Natural Gas
    • Laundry Type:
      Upper Floor
    • Lot Area Acreage:
    • Lot Dimensions:
      228.91 x 187.50
    • Net SqFt:
    • Ownership:
      Fee Simple
    • Sewer:
      On Site Septic
    • Structures:
      Above Grade, Below Grade
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    • Utilities:
      Cable TV, Natural Gas Available
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    Stories: Main

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    • Description

      Welcome to Beaufort, a truly spectacular Chestnut Hill property, in the most desirable Chestnut Hill location, beautifully sited on 1 acre overlooking the Wissahickon Valley Park. Designed by Tilden and Register architects, and built circa 1910, this exquisite center hall colonial underwent an extensive renovation in 2013. The first floor features a brightly lit, gracious floor plan with coveted architectural details and moldings. Enter a large entry hall with handsome staircase, formal living room with french doors, large formal dining room, cozy wood paneled library, all with working fireplaces. Fabulous Joanne Hudson gourmet kitchen with all the bells and whistles, adjacent butler's pantry and family room. Upstairs, in addition to a wonderful master suite with fireplace and terrace, two floors of family bedrooms, baths, laundry, offices and gym The separate carriage house has a 4-car garage, well appointed 3-room apartment. Extensive landscape plan with tiered lawns, stone walls, brick patios, lovely pool with restored bluestone pool surround. Enjoy an extremely private setting, enviable commute to Center City, and a short walk to the Chestnut Hill village, schools, steps from the Wissahickon trails.

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    Kim Whetzel
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    About this Area

    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

      35 December 2019
      -9.1 % since
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      -9.1 % since December 2018
    • Average Price per SqFt Residential

      $200 December 2019
      +4.7 % since
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      +4.7 % since December 2018
    • Total Monthly Inventory December 2019

      Total Units
      +38.0 % since
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      +38.0 % since December 2018
    • New Listings Residential

      14 December 2019
      +100.0 % since
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    • Percent of Asking Price Residential

      128 % December 2019
      +31.1 % since
      +31.1 % since December 2018

    Local Information

    Local Information

    Understand the educational environment and opportunities around this area before moving in.
    The Crefeld School
    Type: Private
    Level: 7-12
    Norwood-Fontbonne Academy
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    Our Mother of Consolation Catholic
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    Immaculate Heart Of Mary School
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    Springside Chestnut Hill Academy
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-12
    Jenks John S School
    Type: Public
    Level: K-8
    Evan Thomas Institute
    Type: Private
    Level: 1-8
    Philadelphia -Montgomery Christian Academy
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-12
    The Waldorf School Of Philadelphia
    Type: Private
    Level: PK-8
    Renaissance Charter School
    Type: Charter
    Level: 6-8

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