• 212 MONROE ST, PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19147

  • $1,100,000
Behold this unique, 1830's historic home lover's dream, beaming with an abundance of original details throughout, including a grand staircase. This warm and cozy gem is located on the "Delancey Street" of Queen Village and offers 5 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, 4 fireplaces, an urban oasis, 1-year prepaid parking at a local garage just one block away. Step into the marble vestibule entry with original door leading into the grand historic living room dressed with 2 oversized windows, crown molding, original pine flooring, 2 handsome columns and a George III 1700s fireplace mantle (newly refurbished with gas). Follow French doors into the formal dining room with wood floors, crown molding, and French door that takes you out to the charming red brick yard ? an urban oasis! The family style eat-in kitchen boasts wood floors, wood cabinetry, terracotta backsplash, stainless steel Bosch & Liebherr appliances, tile countertops, 3 windows and a bar counter overlooking the cozy breakfast area, complete with a wood burning fireplace, built-in shelving + exposed brick. French doors take you to the 2-story glass atrium with tile floor and access to the red brick yard. Follow the original grand staircase up to the second floor, where you'll find a front double room main bedroom suite, highlighted by high ceilings, 2 front windows, 2 small closets plus a walk-in closet and handsome original pine flooring and trim. Connected to this suite is a lovely den/sitting room with 2 closets and a wood burning fireplace w faux marble mantle. The spacious 4 piece bath offers a soaking tub + stall shower. This level also offers a walk-in laundry rm and a rear bedroom/den. On the third floor you'll find a front bedroom, currently used as a library, dressed in handsome built-in bookshelves, crown molding and a gas fireplace. The middle bedroom features beautiful pine flooring, 2 closets and a hatch to the attic, while the rear bedroom boasts 2 closets, built-in shelving and cabinetry and wood beam ceiling. Off the hall is a beautiful full bathrm, complete with heated tile floor, tile and marble stall shower and handsome vanity with marble countertop. There are also stairs with a hatch to the roof ? possible deck potential. The basement offers 2 finished rooms, storage + mechanicals. You will love this charming home, nestled in one of Philadelphia's most adored neighborhoods, with convenience to restaurants, parks, the waterfront, shops, cafes, HeadHouse Square, Fabric Row, transportation and
(215) 627 - 6005
PostedJanuary 31, 2018