Welcome to one of the trendiest areas in Philadelphia! Imagine living in the vibrant center of Norris Square, Fishtown and Olde Kensington, in one of the most charming homes, within walking distance of the riverfront, popular eateries, breweries and distilleries, a quick hop to Indego Bike-Share and the Market Frankford line where you can be in center city, the Convention Center and Reading Terminal Market in only minutes! This charmer is loaded with character. Enter to find open living, dining and kitchen space featuring original fireplace, hardwoods and architectural details down to the vintage glass doorknobs. Enjoy granite countertops, loads of storage in the craftsman designed cabinetry, hanging pot rack, Samsung gas range and Bosch dishwasher! In the rear, step into the cozy greenhouse with louvered UV resistant polycarbonate plastic roof where a relaxing evening of grilling and beverages can be enjoyed.
Skylights provide natural light across the hardwood floors across the second floor where gorgeous folding oak partition doors can provide spaces between bedroom and office. The bath features a Jacuzzi whirlpool tub and quartz vanity top.
Unique to this home, find a second bedroom, full bath and laundry, including the washer and dryer, in the lower level.
This property would be a fabulous first home instead of renting OR a perfect investment property for short or long-term rental property. With increasing renovations in the area, this home is poised for equity. The home includes oak furniture custom built to maximize the space; pull-out queen sofa bed, coffee table, oak drop-leaf table and chairs with extenders with extenders and extra chairs for entertaining, spectacular queen bed frame/mattress, chest of drawers and velvet lined vanity, desk, twin bed frame & mattress and writing desk. This home is move-in ready.
On a practical note, the air conditioner, HVAC with 20 year warranty & water heater are 2 years old, new roof in 2016. There's an ADT alarm system and a small hidden safe too. There is Keyless entry (keypad lock) on the front door, the basement window is modified as a fire escape, the entire house has newer electric rewired in 2005 with a 200 amp service and the lower level has a french drain. Don't miss this gem!
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