MLS® ID: PAPH781378

117 LOMBARD STREET

PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19147

$1,150,000 Active
  • 4 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2779 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.
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Listing courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

Amenities

  • Full baths
    3
  • Half baths
    1
  • Full Baths Range
    3+ Baths
  • Total Baths
    3.5
  • Zip
    19147
  • Office name
    BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
  • Subdivision
    SOCIETY HILL
  • SQFT
    2779
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Property type
    End of Row/Townhouse
  • Zoning type
    RSA5
  • School district
    THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
  • Year built
    1724
  • Lot size
    0.04
  • Sewer
    Public Sewer
  • Heating
    Forced Air
  • Agent name
    Kathleen V Conway
  • Purchase Type
    Active
  • Price Range
    $1m-$1.25m
  • Square Feet Range
    2500-3000 sq ft.
  • Bedrooms Range
    4 Beds
  • Year Built Range
    1989 (and earlier)
  • Office ID
    61039
  • Agent ID
    3141779

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