5035 Upland St – SOLD

Do not miss this perfect starter home on a quiet block just around the corner from the Kingsessing Rec Center and library. Well-maintained and with nice original details, the house could use some cosmetic updates but is in absolute move-in condition. Enter through the enclosed front porch through unique double doors into the spacious living room, which has a pretty decorative fireplace, coffered ceiling and archway leading to the open floor plan dining room/kitchen with large pantry closet. The backyard has a porch leading down to a concrete patio and pretty garden. The second floor features a hallway skylight, large front bedroom with bay window and good closets, and two more bedrooms, all with ceiling fans. The hall bath has an original clawfoot bathtub and medicine cabinet. Featuring double-paned vinyl replacement windows throughout and a clean basement with plenty of storage space, this house just needs your finishing touches to make it shine.

  • $69,000
  • 3 beds/1 bath
  • 1,500 sq ft

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850 N 41st St – SOLD

Awesome, unique green renovation in West Philly. The owners of this Victorian rowhome have spent years bringing it back to life from shell condition, leaving many original details and using salvaged materials. Enter through enclosed front porch with built-in bike storage. Original foyer opens to hallway with French doors to living room with hw floors and woodstove, newly added full bath with clawfoot tub, large dining room and rustic-cool kitchen with handmade cabinets and farmer sink, large backyard with vegetable garden. The 2nd floor has three bedrooms, one with a door leading to a potential deck, and a hall bath, with transom windows making the space bright and airy. The 3rd floor has three more bedrooms and a large potential hallway skylight. Located a quick bike or trolley ride from Center City, this home is a must-see for anyone interested in an eco-friendly lifestyle—or who simply wants a spacious, lovingly cared for home.

  • SOLD: $115,000
  • 6 beds/2 baths
  • 2,670 sq ft
  • 3-story Victorian

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6213 Cobbs Creek Parkway – SOLD

Opportunity knocks! The owners found their dream home…then got a job overseas. This spacious home with beautiful original details throughout is just awaiting your finishing touches. Set up on a hill overlooking the park, the sun-drenched home features a huge porch, enclosed sunporch, attached garage and rear deck. In a serene setting convenient to SEPTA trolley line, library, four playgrounds, as well as ice skating, baseball and other Cobbs Creek Park activities. Enter into the living room featuring hardwood floors, crown molding, leaded glass windows and stone fireplace with woodburning insert, which leads to the large dining room, also with hardwood floors as well as a chair rail and wainscoting. A leaded glass door opens to the spacious eat-in kitchen leading to deck. Upstairs, you will find six spacious bedrooms—one with the potential to convert to a suite—and two full baths, with a clawfoot tub on the third floor. All exterior trim was repainted; full list of other repairs available upon request.

  • SOLD: $182,000
  • 6 beds/2 baths
  • 3,129 sq ft
  • 3-story Victorian
  • Garage

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