Dramatic, bright c.1910 brick historic home in the Art Museum neighborhood. This unique home is located close to the Philadelphia Art Museum, Fairmount Park, Center City business district, and University of Pennsylvania. 2000 square foot home with two bedrooms and den/study. This home combines original detailing, moldings, floors, and high ceilings with a contemporary approach. ~ Two feet wider than average row house with large, bright living spaces.~ Original wood floors and many original moldings and door/window frames, including crown molding in living room.~ Attached garage with direct access into house.~ All new stainless steel appliances in kitchen (purchased between 2016-19): stove, microwave, dishwasher, refrigerator, garbage disposal.~Two newly renovated bathrooms (2017): master bath with large multi-directional shower and heated floor.~ Two-zone gas heat and five-zone air conditioning (saves money and the environment).~ Lots of closets and storage: three closets in master bedroom, large cedar-lined coat closet, storage lost in garage.~ Basement walls newly refurbished (2018) for a large, clean, dry area for additional storage.Entry foyer leads to double study/family room, separate laundry room with washer and dryer, back door with steps down to outdoor rear garden. Original handrail leads up to second floor which includes large bright living room/dining room with fireplace mantel, high ceilings, beautiful pine floors. Cook's kitchen with custom oak cabinetry, spacious counters and pantry. Powder room with large storage closet. Kitchen access to large sunny deck suitable for entertaining. Third floor includes: Master bedroom suite with exceptional closet space and a luxurious marble and tiled master bath with double sink, large shower, and heated floor, as well as a small sun deck. Renovated full bath off hallway. Large front bedroom with shelved closet. A spacious den/guest room with ample closet. Straight stairs in third floor hallway lead to large roof deck with exceptional 360 degree views of the city and Fairmount Park. Five ceiling fans with lighting. Fire/burglar alarm.
Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach The Harper at Rittenhouse Square.