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117 Lombard St

Basic Details

Street Address:
117 Lombard St
Price:
$1,150,000
Beds:
4
City,State/Province:
Philadelphia, PA
Baths:
3.5
MLS #:
PAPH781378
Year Built:
1743
Status:
Active
Property Type:
Residential
Improved Size:
2,779
Lot Size:
1,743

Description:

AN EXQUISITE FOUR-STORY HISTORICAL RESIDENCE! CIRCA 1743 LOCATED IN SOCIETY HILL. THOUGHTFULLY AND METICULOUSLY RESTORED BY THE CURRENT OWNERS.ENTER INTO A WARM AND INVITING FOYER WHICH LEADS TO A BRIGHT AND LOVELY SIDE OFFICE WITH 3 WINDOWS AND A FIREPLACE. THE FORMAL LIVING ROOM FEATURES A WALL OF GLASS SURROUND OVERLOOKING THE MULTI-LEVEL, BREATHTAKING GARDEN, PLANNED AND DESIGNED BY A HORTICULTURAL ARCHITECT ~ IT COULD EASILY RIVAL ANY GARDEN IN THE CITY (THE PICTURES SAY IT ALL). THERE IS ABUNDANT LIGHT AND WINDOWS THROUGHOUT THIS LOVELY SPACE PLUS A SET OF ATRIUM DOORS WHICH OPEN ONTO THE JULIET BALCONY (PERFECT FOR MORNING TEA). THE GARDENS ARE PERFECTLY SET FOR RELAXING, DINING AL FRESCO OR DINNER PARTIES (ABOUT THE FOUNTAIN, NAIAD, ONE OF A FEW REPRODUCTIONS, THE DESIGN OF THE SCULPTURE IS ATTRIBUTED TO A SKETCH OF A RECLINING WATER NYMPH BY JOHN BACON, RA CIRCA 1770, WHICH RELATES TO A CLASSICAL FIGURE, USUALLY CALLED CLEOPATRA, IN THE VATICAN).THE SUN-DRENCHED TWO-STORY KITCHEN IS BRIGHT AND SPACIOUS, CUSTOM CABINETRY, MARBLE COUNTER-TOPS AND DESIGNER BACK-SPLASH. THE FORMAL DINING ROOM IS LOVELY. THERE IS ALSO A POWDER ROOM ON THIS LEVEL.THE ENTIRE FRONT ROOM OF THIS FLOOR IS A HUGE BUTLERS PANTRY ROOM/SUMMER KITCHEN, GENEROUS CABINETRY & STORAGE, REFRIGERATOR, LAUNDRY AREA, MECHANICALS + AN ACCESS DOOR TO THE OUTSIDE.THE SECOND LEVEL: A BEAUTIFUL GRACEFUL STAIRCASE WITH A WINDOW IN THE LANDING LENDS GOOD NATURAL LIGHT. THERE ARE TWO LOVELY BEDROOMS ON THIS LEVEL, 2 BEAUTIFUL BATHS, GOOD CLOSET SPACE AND GREAT LIGHT. THE THIRD LEVEL - ENTIRE MAIN SUITE. THE TWO-STORY FRONT ROOM IS CURRENTLY USED AS A DEN / LIBRARY / SITTING ROOM. THE MAIN BEDROOM IS BEAUTIFUL WITH 2 WINDOWS OVERLOOKING THE GARDEN AND AN EXQUISITE SPA MARBLE BATH, DOUBLE VANITY, QUARTZ TOPS WITH AN ABUNDANCE OF BUILT IN DRAWERS AND STORAGE SPACE. ALSO, A SEPARATE FRAMELESS GLASS SHOWER. THE CHERRY ON THE TOP OF THE MAIN SUITE IS THE ENTIRE 4TH FLOOR ~ A CUSTOM FITTED CLOSET ROOM WITH A WINDOW ALLOWING NATURAL LIGHT AND A DOOR LEADING TO THE ATTIC SPACE WITH LOTS OF EXTRA STORAGE.ABOUT THE NEIGHBORHOOD: THE BEST. SECOND TO NONE. CONVENIENT AND BEAUTIFUL. CLOSE TO RESTAURANTS, COFFEE SHOPS, HEAD HOUSE SQUARE, RITZ THEATERS AND OF COURSE THE FARMERS MARKET. THE OWNERS ARE OFFERING A ONE-YEAR PRE-PAID PARKING AT THE GARAGE A HALF BLOCK AWAY.THIS HOME IS IN THE MCCALL CATCHMENT.

 
 

Additional Features

117 LOMBARD ST, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19147 (MLS # PAPH781378)

(all data current as of 8/24/2019)
Price $1,150,000
Beds 4
Baths 4 Baths
Home size 2,779 sqft
Lot Size 1,743 sqft
AN EXQUISITE FOUR-STORY HISTORICAL RESIDENCE! CIRCA 1743 LOCATED IN SOCIETY HILL. THOUGHTFULLY AND METICULOUSLY RESTORED BY THE CURRENT OWNERS.ENTER INTO A WARM AND INVITING FOYER WHICH LEADS TO A BRIGHT AND LOVELY SIDE OFFICE WITH 3 WINDOWS AND A FIREPLACE. THE FORMAL LIVING ROOM FEATURES A WALL OF GLASS SURROUND OVERLOOKING THE MULTI-LEVEL, BREATHTAKING GARDEN, PLANNED AND DESIGNED BY A HORTICULTURAL ARCHITECT ~ IT COULD EASILY RIVAL ANY GARDEN IN THE CITY (THE PICTURES SAY IT ALL). THERE IS ABUNDANT LIGHT AND WINDOWS THROUGHOUT THIS LOVELY SPACE PLUS A SET OF ATRIUM DOORS WHICH OPEN ONTO THE JULIET BALCONY (PERFECT FOR MORNING TEA). THE GARDENS ARE PERFECTLY SET FOR RELAXING, DINING AL FRESCO OR DINNER PARTIES (ABOUT THE FOUNTAIN, NAIAD, ONE OF A FEW REPRODUCTIONS, THE DESIGN OF THE SCULPTURE IS ATTRIBUTED TO A SKETCH OF A RECLINING WATER NYMPH BY JOHN BACON, RA CIRCA 1770, WHICH RELATES TO A CLASSICAL FIGURE, USUALLY CALLED CLEOPATRA, IN THE VATICAN).THE SUN-DRENCHED TWO-STORY KITCHEN IS BRIGHT AND SPACIOUS, CUSTOM CABINETRY, MARBLE COUNTER-TOPS AND DESIGNER BACK-SPLASH. THE FORMAL DINING ROOM IS LOVELY. THERE IS ALSO A POWDER ROOM ON THIS LEVEL.THE ENTIRE FRONT ROOM OF THIS FLOOR IS A HUGE BUTLERS PANTRY ROOM/SUMMER KITCHEN, GENEROUS CABINETRY & STORAGE, REFRIGERATOR, LAUNDRY AREA, MECHANICALS + AN ACCESS DOOR TO THE OUTSIDE.THE SECOND LEVEL: A BEAUTIFUL GRACEFUL STAIRCASE WITH A WINDOW IN THE LANDING LENDS GOOD NATURAL LIGHT. THERE ARE TWO LOVELY BEDROOMS ON THIS LEVEL, 2 BEAUTIFUL BATHS, GOOD CLOSET SPACE AND GREAT LIGHT. THE THIRD LEVEL - ENTIRE MAIN SUITE. THE TWO-STORY FRONT ROOM IS CURRENTLY USED AS A DEN / LIBRARY / SITTING ROOM. THE MAIN BEDROOM IS BEAUTIFUL WITH 2 WINDOWS OVERLOOKING THE GARDEN AND AN EXQUISITE SPA MARBLE BATH, DOUBLE VANITY, QUARTZ TOPS WITH AN ABUNDANCE OF BUILT IN DRAWERS AND STORAGE SPACE. ALSO, A SEPARATE FRAMELESS GLASS SHOWER. THE CHERRY ON THE TOP OF THE MAIN SUITE IS THE ENTIRE 4TH FLOOR ~ A CUSTOM FITTED CLOSET ROOM WITH A WINDOW ALLOWING NATURAL LIGHT AND A DOOR LEADING TO THE ATTIC SPACE WITH LOTS OF EXTRA STORAGE.ABOUT THE NEIGHBORHOOD: THE BEST. SECOND TO NONE. CONVENIENT AND BEAUTIFUL. CLOSE TO RESTAURANTS, COFFEE SHOPS, HEAD HOUSE SQUARE, RITZ THEATERS AND OF COURSE THE FARMERS MARKET. THE OWNERS ARE OFFERING A ONE-YEAR PRE-PAID PARKING AT THE GARAGE A HALF BLOCK AWAY.THIS HOME IS IN THE MCCALL CATCHMENT.

Property Type(s): Condo/Townhouse/Co-Op

Last Updated 4/1/2019 Tract SOCIETY HILL
Year Built 1724 Community
Garage Spaces n/a County PHILADELPHIA
Total Parking n/a

Schools

School District THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
Elementary School MC CALL GEN GEORGE

Additional Details

Lot 1742 sq ft HOA Dues None
Sewer Public Sewer Subdivision SOCIETY HILL
Taxes 14372.0 Water Public
Zoning RSA5 Lot Dimensions 20.00 x 80.59

Features

Air Central A/C
Air Conditioning Yes
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Dryer - Gas, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Microwave, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Water Heater
Basement Full, Heated, Outside Entrance, Yes
Construction Brick
Exterior Sidewalks, Street Lights
Fireplace Yes
Garage Prepaid
Heat Forced Air
Interior Attic, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Gourmet, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Window Treatments, Wood Floors
Style Straight Thru, Traditional

Location

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