844 Manatawna Avenue

Philadelphia, PA
$ 725,000 Beds 6 Baths 2.5 Sq 3,880
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Authentic 1920's Farmhouse just over the Chestnut Hill border, overlooking Fairmount Park that was originally a part of the Houston Estate is looking for its new stewards. First time on the market! This home has been well loved by its current owners with many large family gatherings and parties. Set in the most bucolic and tranquil setting on .80 of an acre on the edge of Wissahickon Valley Park and surrounded by hedges for privacy. You are 1 minute away from all the fantastic bike and running trails the park offers. Over 3800 square feet, this IS the home you have been waiting for, it is so welcoming as you pull up into the wide large driveway which offers a 3 car detached garage with plenty of parking for at least 7 more cars! Enter thru the breezeway into the mud room which houses the washer/dryer with a counter area and sink and dishwasher as well as a powder room. Country kitchen with original sink and original cabinets is bright and spacious! Back stairs from the kitchen lead to the 2nd floor. Large and sunlit dining room is just what you were hoping for for large family dinners has original transom window and doors which lead you to the fantastic wrap around porch to sit and relax enjoying, fall, spring and summer colors of nature. Hardwood floors are found though out this sunlit and spacious home, living room with fireplace is flanked by wonderful built in shelves to house all of your treasured books and photos. Cozy office space with non working fireplace is also flanked by wonderful shelving, this leads into just what you were expecting in a farm house..a potting room to grow your herbs and plants! Large center hall connects living room, dining room and office areas..the perfect home for all of the family gatherings! The 2nd and 3rd floor hosts spacious bedrooms and a dressing room with 2 bathrooms. Large unfinished basement for all of your storage needs. Don't miss out on this special wonderful, well loved family home that is centrally located to Chestnut Hill, Manayunk, shopping, transportation, Valley Green and Center City!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 725,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.8 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 6
  • Sqr Footage
  • 3,880
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1925
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 5780
  • County
  • PHILADELPHIA
  • Style
  • Colonial,Traditional
  • Area
  • 19128
  • MLS#
  • PAPH910448
  • Zip
  • 19128
Listing Provided by: BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

Features

General

Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial, Traditional
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Wood Siding
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Cooling None
County PHILADELPHIA
Days on Market 208
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting
Flooring Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick
Garage Spaces 3.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Baseboard - Hot Water
High School District THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
Levels 3
MLS Area 19128 (19128)
New Construction No
Open Parking Spaces 3.00
Other Structures Above Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es), Breezeway
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 186.86
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Pitched
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name ANDORRA
Tax Annual Amount 5780.0
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSA2

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3880
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full, Unfinished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 0.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 3880
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 2
Total Rooms 10

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 3
Foundation Details Stone
Garage Features Oversized
Lot Dimensions 105X303
Lot Features Corner, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Lot Size Acres 0.80
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 34706.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Driveway, Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Bedroom 1 0 X 0 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 0 X 0 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 0 X 0 Upper 1
Dining Room 0 X 0 Main
Family Room 0 X 0 Main
Kitchen 0 X 0 Main Kitchen - Gas Cooking
Living Room 0 X 0 Main
Primary Bedroom 0 X 0 Upper 1

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Affordability Calculator

$3,068

Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Hillsborough, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Schools

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Middle School Unknown Middle School
High School Unknown High School

Price History

7/1/2020 Listed $725,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19128

Price
AVG $530K
$730K
Taxes
AVG $3,640
$5,780
Visits
AVG 47
268
Year Built
AVG 1981
1925
Walkscore
AVG 62
44
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844 Manatawna Avenue Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $725000 with 3880 sqft and a lot size of 0.8 Acres Acre(s). 844 Manatawna Avenue Philadelphia has 6 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1925. The property's zip code is 19128 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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