Philadelphia, PA 19106

Sold 5/31/2017
  • 3
  • 3
Townhome or Condo

A true piece of Philadelphia history. Built in 1771, it is located on the oldest residential street in America. This home with over 2800 square feet of living space and high ceilings is the largest on the street and features a beautifully landscaped 1400 square foot garden. The open space first floor layout consists of a living room, dining room, kitchen, library/guest room and wall of windows leading to the magnificent outdoor space. There are 3 oversized bedrooms including the master suite with a sitting room and den. Second and third floors each have a private deck and access to the garden. Finished basement includes a sauna and a full bath. The open floor plan is perfect for a growing family or a professional couple in need of a live/work space. The home's partition walls can easily be restored to provide five bedrooms; a grown family can use the top two floors as a duplex or in-law apartment with full kitchen and laundry; and entrances both through the house and privately through the gardens. -The floors throughout are rare red heart pine floors, the original moldings remain. The fireplaces have hand-carved mantles and Valley Forge marble facing. There are modern features in the kitchens with new cabinets, granite counter tops and Bosch appliances. This home has been beautifully conserved. The private garden / courtyard is a perfect setting for large gatherings or intimate breakfasts and dinners. Must be seen to be appreciated. Contact the listing agent for a private showing.

Property Details
  • Philadelphia
    school district
  • Colonial
  • $6,639.00
  • 6480983
Hot water heat
Natural gas heat
Breakfast room
Eat-in kitchen
Garbage disposal
Wood floors
Security system
Finished basement
Full basement
School district: Philadelphia
On street parking
Brick exterior
Stucco exterior
Lot acreage is: 0.03
Lot dimension is: 20X68
Subdivision: OLD CITY
Lot zoned: RSA5
Public sewer
Public water
Property style: Colonial
Tax year: 2017
Master bedroom is 0 x0
Master Bedroom Level: Upper 1
Bedroom 2 is 0 x0
Bedroom 2 Level: Upper 1
Bedroom 3 is 0 x0
Bedroom 3 Level: Third
Kitchen is 0 x0
Kitchen Level: Main
Living Room is 0 x0
Living Room Level: Main
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Name Type GreatSchools
McCall Gen George A School Elementary School, Middle School / Public 7 0.81 mi.
Franklin Benjamin High School High School / Public 1 1.27 mi.
Knowledge Learning Enterprises, Inc. * Elementary School, Middle School, High School / Private N/A 0.3 mi.
Mastery Charter High School * Middle School, High School / Public 3 0.33 mi.
Arise Academy Charter High School * High School / Public N/A 0.22 mi.
Constitution High School * High School / Public 4 0.55 mi.
Address Distance Sale date Sale price
135 ELFRETHS ALY 0 mi. 5/31/2017 $789,000
122 QUARRY ST 0.02 mi. 4/30/2018 $905,000
123 ELFRETHS ALY 0.02 mi. 10/4/2017 $620,000
113 N BREAD ST #3B 0.07 mi. 8/24/2018 $645,000
113 N BREAD ST #2A 0.07 mi. 6/29/2017 $645,000
108 ARCH ST #504 0.09 mi. 12/9/2016 $630,000
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135 ELFRETHS ALY, Philadelphia, PA 19106 is a 3 bedroom, 3 bath townhome or condo was sold for $789,000.
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