MLS® ID: 7175795
530 HERMIT STREET
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19128 $515,000
Active Under Contract
Large, brick Triplex with a detached, brick carriage house with four garages for sale in Roxborough. A great home for an owner/occupier. Let the tenants pay your mortgage, or you could even convert this property back to a single family 5+bedroom dwelling. Driveway provides lots of space for off-street parking. Over $100k of updates and repairs have been completed including new roof on carriage house/garage, brick pointing, cast iron drain system, new chimney liner and stack pipe replaced (cast iron), new water heater, and plaster repair and painting with high-quality paint in historical colors. Each unit is separately metered for gas and electric. Enter the 100+ year old home full of character from a covered, wrap-around porch. Original hardwood floors throughout and radiator heat that provides a comfortable heating experience will bring you back to the early 20th century. Third Floor: Ready to rent. 9 foot ceilings. Professionally painted throughout. One bedroom, large living room with multiple windows that offer a great view; eat-in kitchen with spacious pantry; and professionally-remodeled bathroom with new ceramic subway tiles, tub, sink, cabinetry, floor and toilet. Second Floor: Ready to rent. 9 foot ceilings. One bedroom, bathroom, eat-in kitchen and large living room. Copper bay windows in living room and bedroom, with original wooden window seats providing storage space in the bedroom. Renovations included Marvin windows; gourmet kitchen with custom solid-wood cabinets and high-end fixtures and appliances; updated bathroom with cast iron tub (original to house); pine planking floors sanded and sealed; First Floor: Work needed before renting/occupying. 10 foot ceilings provide a sense of openness and space; recently-sanded and sealed custom, hand-laid, solid oak parquet floor with walnut inlays, multiple windows and gas fireplace. 2 sizable bedrooms and a smaller one that could serve as an office; plastered walls and ceiling in the front bedroom, hallway, side bedroom/office, plaster walls in bathroom and kitchen have been restored but these rooms need new floors, cabinets, fixtures, appliances; back bedroom needs to be restored; wooden shed needs repairs. A very walkable neighborhood with lots of sidewalks and convenient to shops. Close to public train and bus transportation. Easy access to Center City for work or cultural activities, This home has been in the same family for over 40 years. Make it yours for the next 40!