711 SPRUCE STREET
Society Hill · Philadelphia, PA 19106
Open House: Saturday, December 16, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Open House: Sunday, December 17, 2017
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
711 SPRUCE STREET, PA 19106
Unique opportunity! Center City house on iconic Wash West block has the charm of an elegant historic home with high-quality modern updates. This handsome, restored original, 3 window-wide, Society Hill home features 6 bedrooms, 4 full baths and 1 half bath, a garden oasis, sundeck and two car parking. The front hallway, lighted by Edwardian archtop lanterns, reflects Society Hill's Federal Period and leads you into a stylish, restored living room and dining room with four large windows, hardwood floors, detailed crown moldings, top lanterns and two original fireplaces, perfect for entertaining. The spacious Joanne Hudson kitchen is a warm and inviting room that contains wood beam ceilings, a fireplace, quartz and butcher block countertops, large island bar counter, and top-of-the-line appliances including a paneled Subzero refrigerator, double wall Bosch oven and cooktop and microwave drawer. Rear sitting/breakfast room offers two custom-built benches and a door out to the charming yard, complete with a wood trellis, and a slate and cobblestone garden ? a true urban oasis!! Beyond the trellis is space for 2-car parking and a remote-controlled garage door that opens onto Manning Street. On the second floor, you'll find a rear bedroom suite highlighted by a full tile bath and built-in shelving and cabinetry. This level also features a wide open den complete with a working fireplace, crown molding, two rear windows, and double French doors that lead into a bright front room, 3 windows wide that can be used as a bedroom, playroom or office. On the third floor are two additional bedrooms, including a rear bedroom with a door out to a sundeck, a modern bathroom with soaking tub and heated towel rack and a washer/dryer. The fourth floor offers two dormer bedrooms and a hallway bathroom. There is a separate staircase leading to a large guest room suite with a bathroom on the 3rd floor that is a tranquil space separated from the rest of the house, providing privacy for your guests or an au pair. The basement includes ample storage and an exercise room. This tremendous home offers the ultimate in size and scale, while located in a wonderful residential neighborhood just a stone's throw from historic parks, museums, great restaurants, cafes, transportation and more.