MLS® ID: PADE438932

201 S CHESTER ROAD

SWARTHMORE, Pennsylvania, 19081

$599,000 Active
  • 8 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 4945 SQFT
WOW! Huge price improvement on this iconic Swarthmore property that is just waiting to be refreshed! Outside-enjoy open patios and covered porches, with multiple access points, making indoor and outdoor entertaining a breeze. Large living room, dining room and kitchen on the first floor, together with a cozy breakfast room. Amazing space on the third floor with its own full bathroom and could be converted to an entertainment area, caregiver/guest suite, art or fitness studio or office. Ample square footage to work with and the high ceilings make this home feel incredibly spacious. Decades of gardening bring perennial enjoyment in a yard bursting with color. Look closely at this home and you will notice that even though it needs cosmetic upgrades, it has been well cared for--walls and woodwork are in good shape. Featured on the Swarthmore Walking Tour, it one of the first homes in the area built of poured concrete and accented with Mercer tiles. Designed by local merchant Howard Green and built by Turner Construction in 1906, this home offers period details such as pocket doors, hardwood flooring, wood-burning fireplaces, tile inlays,built-in cabinetry and even an ice box! Served by Wallingford Swarthmore School District and ideally located to Swarthmore College with Scott Arboretum, public transportation and the town center. No doubt this home will offer years of enjoyment to the next lucky custodians who have the vision to make it their own. Check out our feature in Philly.com for the back-story of this home, and if you would you like to become the third owner of this iconic gem, make your appointment today!
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Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Town & Country

Amenities

  • Full baths
    3
  • Half baths
    1
  • Full Baths Range
    3+ Baths
  • Total Baths
    3.5
  • Zip
    19081
  • Office name
    RE/MAX Town & Country
  • Subdivision
    NONE AVAILABLE
  • SQFT
    4945
  • Bedrooms
    8
  • Property type
    Residential
  • Zoning type
    RES
  • School district
    WALLINGFORD-SWARTHMORE
  • Year built
    1910
  • Lot size
    0.54
  • Sewer
    Public Sewer
  • Heating
    Hot Water
  • Agent name
    Michael P Diggin
  • Purchase Type
    Active
  • Price Range
    $500k-$600k
  • Square Feet Range
    4000-5000 sq ft.
  • Bedrooms Range
    8 Beds
  • Year Built Range
    1989 (and earlier)
  • Office ID
    RMTC2
  • Agent ID
    3197337

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