228 Monroe St


228 MONROE ST, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19147 (MLS # 7193991)

(all data current as of 6/25/2018)
Price $900,000
Beds 3
Baths 3 baths
Home size 3,232 sq ft
Lot Size 1,742 sqft
228 Monroe Street ?Historically Certified Circa 1760 & Beautifully Restored.Found on a beautiful tree lined picturesque QV Block in the Meredith Catchment. It features 3200 sq.ft,lot size 20 x 90, 3 bedrooms + huge rear newly built addition w/ a full ba & a wall of French Drs overlooking the lovely garden. Enter this delightful hm into the parlor w/ wd burning fp, wonderful historic hand carved mantel piece w/ Pennsylvania Blue Marble Trim. The hall area opens into a side grdn walkway great for easy trash removal & bike storage, from there opening into the well-equipped kitchen w/ extensive cabinetry, SS App & Rare Brazilian H/W Counter-tops. Off of the kitchen is the formal DR, between the kitchen & DR there are 5 East facing windows allowing nice light t/o. There is a wonderful new huge addition, approx 700 sq. ft.separate from the DR by a set of pocket drs, the flooring is imported stone w/ radiant heat + a lg skylight atop lending good natural light. It also features a lg storage closet & beautiful new ba w/ therapeutic stone flooring, designer vanity & lg double full shower. This rm also has handsome custom built-ins & wall of French Drs which open into the lovely deep private English Garden accented by brick pavers & charming old brick wall w/ fountain. This rm would be perfect for an in-law or au pair suite or just a fab great rm. There is a lovely staircase off of the LR to the 2nd flr. The front main suite is Terrific, extra wide 3 windows across, featuring a wd burning fp w/ built-ins, beautiful hrwd flrs & a wall of closets.The hall area has 3 windows across & a full marble ba w/ skylight, double vanity & a linen closet.There is a bright & pretty rear br w/ cathedral ceilings, wd flrs, 2 windows aside & a lg South facing window overlooking a flat rf w/ planters & views of the neighboring green spaces. The 3rd flr is terrific ? A huge dormer br perfect for dorm rm or lg den, 2 windows (1 facing North & 1 facing South), large closets, wood floors, wood ceiling w/ roman numbered original beams & a terrific fireplace. There are 3 working wd burning fp's, handsome hrwd flrs t/o, lots of windows allowing good natural light, plenty of closet & storage space + a full basement waiting to become your favorite room, high ceilings, cement flrs + outside access w/ 4 lg alcoves perfect for a wine cellar, PR, laundry & tons of storage space. Great house, super location, close to everything, restaurants, shops, parks & the Ritz. Monthly parking close by

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

Last Updated 6/5/2018 Tract QUEEN VILLAGE
Year Built 1920 Community 19147 (19147)
Garage Spaces n/a County PHILADELPHIA
Total Parking n/a


School District Philadelphia
Elementary School MEREDITH WILLIAM

Additional Details

Lot 1742 sq ft Area 19147 (19147)
Pool Description N Sewer Public Sewer
Stories 3+ Subdivision QUEEN VILLAGE
Taxes 8729.0 Utilities Public; Public Sewer;
Water Public Waterfront Description N
Lot Dimensions 20X90


Air Central A/C
Air Conditioning Yes
Appliances Built In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Energy Efficient Appliances, KitBuiltInRa, KitCookTop, KitDoubleSin, KitIsland, KitPantry, Oven-Self Cleaning, Refrigerator
Basement Full, OutSide/WlkO, Partial Finished, Yes
Construction Brick
Exterior Sidewalks, StreetLights
Fireplace Yes
Garage NoGarage
Heat Forced Air, Gas
Interior 9Ft+Ceiling, AirFilterSys, CableTVWired, Cathedral/Va, Energy Efficient Windows, ExposedBeams, SecuritySys, Skylight(s), StallShower
Lot Description RearYard, SideYard(s)
Style StraightThru


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Listing with: BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

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