Completely rehabbed stone & half-timbered home designed by architect Charles Wells, in the historic Overbrook Farms of Philadelphia, nestled on a lovely tree-lined street. The main entrance on the southwest side features a hip roof overhang into an enclosed sun porch w/ louvered door & windows. The foyer is flanked by a spacious living room and dining area. The living room has a paneled room divider, central fireplace, built-in bookcase, high ceilings and Chicago-style windows. Completely new gourmet kitchen features a large center island, stainless steel appliances and a custom tile backsplash, making it ideal for entertaining. Exit the mud room to the backyard and detached two-car garage. Laundry facilities are conveniently located on the main floor, as well as access to the full basement with ample storage and living space/workshop space. You'll also find the gas boiler system, hot water heater & the electrical system along in the basement, along with an additional powder room. The central staircase has access from both the foyer & kitchen, and has brass & iron railing; the railing from the 2nd to 3rd floor is an original wood Arts & Crafts-style. New hardwood floors & unique architectural features will be discovered throughout this home! Overbrook Farms is a Nationally Registered Historic District & is a great example of turn-of-the century railroad suburb. Bordered by 147 acres of Fairmount Park's Morris Park, it is considered the beginning of Philadelphia's Main Line. It is centrally located between Center City & the Main Line with, easy access to public transportation and major thoroughfares. *Please note, the first image has been digitally staged, to show how the space could potentially be used* Please check OPA for 2019 taxes due to possible citywide reassessment.
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