1829 Fitzwater Street is a classic townhouse with original handsome brick fa~ade on a lovely Graduate Hospital tree-lined street, just minutes to South Street, Rittenhouse Square, Naval Square and more. Upon entering the enclosed vestibule, you will be greeted with wood floors throughout the house, soaring ceilings, lots of light, generous living space with elegant gas fireplace, and a hidden half-bath under the stairwell. There is also a designated dining area for more formal entertaining. The Dual Zoned HVAC with smart thermostats provide added comfort, and the full-footprint basement provides room for extra storage, files, workbench, and a working ~Finnish~ sauna. There is also a built-in security system. The spacious kitchen with center island is replete with black Ubatube granite and complimentary white shaker cabinets, as well as a pass-through window to the family room. A separate pantry allows for additional storage and organization. Through the kitchen, you will find the rear family room which overlooks a brick patio with 30~ Japanese Cypress trees which provide added privacy. The sliding glass doors create a perfect environment for incubating indoor plants and watching the Philadelphia wildlife! On the second floor you will find two large guest bedrooms with a full-bath in the hallway, along with a linen closet and laundry room. Each bedroom has a built-in cable jack, plenty of space for large bedrooms sets, and a 6ft wide double-door closet. The third-floor master suite features a whirlpool bath and separate stall shower, a walk-in closet, linen closet, 2 dramatic skylights with retractable blinds, a mahogany gas fireplace in the large bedroom with plenty of room for a King bed plus additional furniture, and a bonus wet/dry bar room in the rear with private balcony. The bar area includes a large granite countertop, wine refrigerator, mini-refrigerator , tall cabinets and 2 extra storage closets under the staircase. The pilothouse is designed to feel like you are on a cruise ship look as you soak in the view of the Philadelphia skyline through the porthole windows. The 2-tier rooftop deck extends the length of the third floor, and built-in lights illuminate the surface area without obstructing the 360 degree views where you can see the fireworks on the Delaware river as well as the Parkway on July 4th. The picturesque views from the roof deck feature some of Philadelphias landmark buildings including the Comcast towers, One and Two Liberty Place, to name a few.
Listing courtesy of Compass Pennsylvania, LLC. Selling Office: .