861 N 25 Th STREET
Fairmount · Philadelphia, PA 19130
Open House: Sunday, March 24, 2019
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
861 N 25 Th STREET, PA 19130
Come fall in love with this charming, bright, and wide townhome on tree-lined 25th Street, part of the Bache Martin School catchment. This home offers the perfect balance of historical charm and modern upgrades. Many original details are beautifully preserved including original heart pine floors, crown molding, and expansive 10 ft. high ceilings. The property has been well maintained since some renovations in recent years including a chef's kitchen with granite countertops and island with breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances (GE and Bosch), recess lighting, and ample storage space with 40~ cherry cabinets. Beyond the kitchen find the newly built full bathroom off the kitchen, with a tastefully tiled shower. Adjacent to this is to access your own, mini, urban oasis, complete with a stone-paver patio, perfect for your morning coffee or summertime BBQ.The second floor features three cheerful bedrooms, each nicely sized, and all with original hardwood flooring. The front bedroom is home to one of the crown jewels of the property: A grand wood-carved, built-in full wall closet, with marble sink that will stop you in your tracks. Second floor bathroom has been recently refreshed with an elegant granite and wood vanity. Additional modern upgrades include: high-efficiency central air conditioning, new windows and a "fandelier" in the living area, which provides the benefits of a ceiling fan, artfully concealed in attractive overhead lighting.Basement is sealed and painted- perfect for organized storage or can be finished for additional living space. One of "Philly's Hottest Neighborhoods" by Philadelphia Magazine, Fairmount has it all! Steps from the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Kelly Drive trails, Fairmount Park, the Academy of Natural Sciences, The Rodin, The Barnes, The Franklin Institute and many local favorite restaurants. The newly added Septa Route 49 bus operates from Brewerytown, Fairmount and Grays Ferry to University City, connecting you to the growing numbers of jobs and health resources in University City. Come and see for yourself all this home has to offer!