On the market for just the third time in 100 years! Rare opportunity to own a landmark property in beautiful West Mount Airy that has been lovingly preserved and has outstanding curb appeal. Grand center hall pecan staircase creates a memorable and inviting entrance, carved mahogany dining room walnut peg floors and oak paneling throughout library are just some of the features that make this a warm comfortable and special home. Featuring renovated kitchen and bathrooms large open rooms that flow onto stone-arched porches terrace and landscaped gardens six bedrooms three and one half renovated baths and three zoned central air and radiant heat. The open modern kitchen features high end appliances and marble floors. The breakfast room opens on opposite sides onto landscaped gardens providing both light and views. The paneled library adjoining the kitchen features beamed cathedral ceilings and carved built-in bookcases. Four second floor bedrooms are well proportioned and arranged around an open center hall. The third floor offers two additional bedrooms and a full bath. For the history buff and aspiring brewer the basement offers a lounge with carved fireplace complete with murals by the Red Rose Girls a Prohibition era bar and brewing room! This corner property is surrounded by custom iron gates fence and lighted stone pillars. Unique architectural detail throughout house both inside and outside size and scale of rooms are comfortable warm and open. The location provides ease of access to center city Valley Green and Wissahickon Park trails trains and schools. A sprawling side yard adds to the privacy of this home.
|Philadelphia City School District|
|Elementary , High , Junior High , Middle School|
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