MLS® ID: PADE491806
438 PENN AVENUE
DREXEL HILL, Pennsylvania, 19026 $290,000
When asked them what they loved about this home, the current owners said: It is LARGE, BIG, and in a nice area! Large enough for extended family to live with us! Located in the subdivision of Drexel Hill, 438 Penn Ave. is a very large three-story home with 3853 sq. ft. of living space, 5 bedrooms, 3 full baths, a heated finished basement and one-car garage. The original oak hardwood flooring, in mint condition and with detailed boarders, can be found throughout the entire home. Enter this home through a wrap-around bright sunroom porch with Pergo flooring. Continue on through an original glass pained door into the living room. The living room has a magnificent floor-to-ceiling stone wood-burning fireplace with build-in surrounds, and an exposed beam ceiling. The formal dining room has beautiful French doors, wainscoting and a crystal chandelier. Off the living and dining room area is an additional room that can be used as a family walk-in coat closet, and an office space. The gourmet kitchen was fully renovated in 2009 with cherry wood cabinetry, tile flooring, newer stainless steel appliances, granite countertops and a breakfast bar. Also on the main level is a spacious laundry room with wash basin and a quarter bath.A main staircase and a back staircase leading up to the second floor of this home creates a very fluid floor plan. The second floor features four very spacious bedrooms with ample closet space. One of these bedrooms has a balcony with built-in seating--nice for relaxing on warm summer days. There is also a door between two of the second floor bedrooms offering several possibilities, such as a master bedroom with sitting room, walk-in closet conversion, or a master en-suite renovation. The full hall bathroom on the second floor is appointed by a wonderful all glass walk-in shower and contemporary sink and vanity! Continue to the third floor where you will find a fabulous in-law suite with a full bathroom, ceiling fan, and Pergo flooring. The full bath was also renovated and has a large jetted tub perfect for relaxing. The basement has plenty of storage space and an egress leading to the backyard, a full bathroom, and Pergo flooring; it is awaiting your personal touch! There is also a nice sized backyard and large deck right off the kitchen, perfect for entertaining! Strategically located, one block from the trolley line for a quick ride to the 69th Street Station, 438 Penn is in a great location for a quick commute to Center City for work or play! Make an appointment today! This home is perfectly priced and will not last long!