2143 Locust STREET

Rittenhouse · Philadelphia, PA 19103

Single Family
  • $2,390,000
  • Active
  • #PAPH510914

2143 Locust STREET, PA 19103

Located only 300 yards from Rittenhouse Square, 2143 Locust Street marries the charm of a pre-war townhome with the sophistication and finishes of a modern city residence. The interior configuration of the house provides flexibility for customization--it currently accommodates a large family dwelling, professional office and an apartment, each which can remain separate or easily be interconnected. The home spans four stories plus a basement and has an elevator that services all above-ground floors. Enter 2143 Locust Street through an oak-paneled vestibule into a large sitting room with fireplace. This floor also houses the eat-in kitchen with a skylight and commercial grade appliances including a Thermador 6 burner range plus grill, Sub-Zero side-by-side refrigerator/freezer and Miele dishwasher. There is also a cherry-paneled formal dining room with seating for at least 12 people and a fireplace.The front of the second floor is a sun-soaked cherry-paneled formal living room with another fireplace. The rear room is currently being used as an art studio, but can just as easily be a bedroom with an adjacent washer and dryer. It also has a fireplace and a large bay window. There is a full hall bathroom with granite walls, countertops and flooring. The third floor has two master bedroom suites, each with walk-in dressing room/closets and granite appointed ensuite bathrooms. There is a washer/dryer on this floor.The fourth floor is currently being used as a one bedroom apartment--it has a living room with fireplace, full kitchen, washer/dryer, bedroom with fireplace and a full bathroom. The kitchen can easily be converted to a full bathroom to create two bedroom suites.The finished basement has a half bathroom and is zoned as a professional office, but would also be perfect to use as a playroom, gym or as additional entertaining space. All millwork and hardware in the house is completely custom and high-end. All fireplaces in the house are wood burning. All built-in furniture is included with the sale of the home. There is a mansard slate and copper roof. Many of the mechanicals have been recently replaced or updated, including redundant heating and cooling systems, and hard-wired security. An incredible value on one of the city's nicest blocks! Seller will pay for 2 years of parking for one spot in a nearby lot of seller's choice, subject to an acceptable offer.


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