2961 Chatham St



This adorable home is located in the heart of Port Richmond; convenient to I-95, Tacconelli's Pizza, Mercer Café, River Wards Café, Hinge Café and Kitty's Luncheonette. It is nestled on a quiet tree lined block that ties into dog friendly Cohox Park which features playgrounds, a baseball field and a very hidden public pool (or Swimmo as we like to call it in the River Wards). On the other end of the block find FHS Parkour and Ninja park. One of the only places in Philly you can train specifically to become a Ninja Warrior. Upon entering this home enjoy you'll be awestruck by the gorgeous, lovingly restored hardwood floors. Eastern and Western exposure allow natural light to brighten the kitchen which opens out to an enormous yard (14' x 37' by Philly standards) perfect for grilling and dining al fresco. This home is the definition of move-in condition. It's very clean, painted neutral and fresh as a daisy. The basement is clean, bright, providing storage and a spacious laundry area.

If you've overlooked Port Richmond, it is time to give it a second look! This classic River Wards neighborhood known for its community pride and generational bonds, is getting a lot of attention these days. Proximity to the new walking and bike trail along the Delaware River and the trolley make getting around a breeze. The convenience of Target, Home Depot and Aramingo Avenue stores are balanced with quaint, independent businesses. Standards such as Krakus Market, Swiacki Meats, Czerw's Provisions and Port Richmond Books which occupies a century-old former movie theater and hardware store on Richmond Street add charm and rich history to the neighborhood. 2961 Chatham is a well-maintained home, perfect for the first-time homebuyer, savvy investor or activity enthusiast. The 150 Amp electrical service is fairly new, the rubber roof was installed in 2008. As the outward expansion from Center City extends to Port Richmond and home prices increase, don't get left out!