MLS® ID: 7260357
56 E SEDGWICK STREET
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19119 $689,000
Welcome to this majestic 3 story Center Hall Colonial of Wissahickon stone in desirable Mount Airy. The house has seven bedrooms, 4 full bathrooms within the house, another full bath atop the garage in the studio apartment there, and 2 half baths. Perched on 1/4 acre above the street and flanked by terracotta patios, the house offers spaciousness, tranquility and privacy. One enters the center hall to a sweeping staircase with a palladium window, lovely wood floors throughout, and a tucked away powder room. An elegant living room with crown moldings and a stately wood-burning fireplace opens through two pairs of French doors to a bright airy sun room and another fire place. The well lit dining room with generous space allows for the seating of many guests. This too has another fireplace and French doors leading to one of the brick patios. Note original pocket doors leading to dining room. French doors lead to the butler's pantry, naturally well lit, with a farmhouse sink, and floor to ceiling cabinetry. The kitchen too has great natural light, granite counter tops, a built-in refrigerator, and lots of cabinet space. Further abundant storage space beyond the kitchen in the adjacent mudroom and adjoining laundry room. The master bedroom suite has an adjoining bedroom which could serve as a possible dressing room/closet, a nursery, or office. The staircase landing leading to the second floor has access to both the 2nd and 3rd bedrooms. A third room opens to the 2nd floor sleeping porch. There are two full bathrooms on the 2nd floor. The third floor also has two full baths, multiple under eave storage spaces, two smaller bedrooms and a large third bedroom which could serve as a game room/playroom or nanny bedroom with full bath. On the lot is a smaller fenced in garden that provides privacy in a more intimate outdoor setting. There are established mature trees and shrubs. A shared driveway leads to a three car garage with adjacent parking space for at least 2 more cars. The garage contains a potting shed and a studio apartment above. Convenient to Mount Airy and Chestnut Hill business areas and regional rail.