BEDROOMS: 3 | BATHROOMS: 2
LISTING PRICE: $418,000
Look no further, you’ve found your magical unicorn.Why is this home a magical unicorn? Because it offers a combination of amenities that are impossible to find anywhere else. Besides the unique wrap around yard and numerous windows that only a corner property can offer, one of the many things you'll enjoy more about this amazing home than others in the city is that it feels like a quiet cottage in the country. This home was lovingly enjoyed as a primary residence by one single family since 1954. Most recently it has been professionally refreshed with high quality upgrades suitable for the next family to enjoy for the next 63 years. The quality and care taken during the restoration is evident in every detail. For example, not only will you find well preserved details, but you'll discover a new high efficiency boiler, new hot water heater, new windows, new plumbing, incomparable restored tile work and next level craftsmanship. The first floor is engulfed in large windows and features a spacious floor plan with formal dining room and a clever heated sun porch large enough to use as a home theater, formal entryway, breakfast nook or reading room. The sparkling kitchen has been newly modernized with subway tile back splash, granite counter tops and new stainless steel appliances. Find 3 nice sunny bedrooms on the second floor all with ample closet space. The hall bathroom is fresh and spacious with a linen closet. The finished basement is bright and cheerful with a ton of storage, new laundry machines, and a brand new bathroom. The perks don't stop there. Find 2 large yards, one behind the home and one behind the garages. That's right, MULTIPLE GARAGES that can park 4 cars, plus park in front of it. Your garage can house all sorts of uses: possibly wood shop, or artist studio, or shelter for bikes or motorcycles and scooters. Think extra income. Rent a garage bay for $150/mo or more. All of this is icing. The cake is location! Your short commute directly into Center City, from the bus stops or train stations just steps away, will be an enjoyable, easy, relaxed ride full of literary adventures and novellas. Your kindle will thank you. You'll be thrilled to discover just a hop and skip down the hill is Manayunk's vibrant Main Street with its festive shopping, fabulous dining, running and biking trails, and easy access to highways. You will have a generous amount more than you bargained for in this cheerful, pretty, high quality porch-front home with private yards and detached garages. PLURAL! Garages! Yards!