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$3,299,000
7 Beds
8.5 Baths
11,100 SqFt
2.87 Acre Lot
125,017 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Detached
Year Built 1906
Neighborhood Chestnut Hill
Days on Website 412

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$3,299,000 – 437 W Chestnut Hill Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118

Street View

Courtesy of Lavinia Smerconish, Compass RE.

Description

Presenting 437 West Chestnut Hill Avenue, one of Chestnut Hill’s finest estates, set on 2.87 beautifully landscaped acres. The 2 and 1/2 story Georgian Styled residence was designed by noted Philadelphia Architect Arthur Brockie. This one-of-a-kind property has been lovingly updated, cared for and preserved throughout the years, and includes many recent improvements by the current owners. The front to back entry hall with fireplace is the perfect place to greet guests, and both formal and cozy spaces abound. Large formal dining room with fireplace and original moldings, paneled study with built in’s and fireplace, formal living room and a delightful sunroom with commanding views of the entire property. The new eat-in kitchen is a chefs delight with center island, prep area, Sub-Zero’s, a Viking commercial range and breakfast area, perfect for everyday family meals. Just off the kitchen is the new family room, with custom built-ins, small bar/beverage area and study. The lavish master suite offers his and her updated baths and closets, including an extra-large walk-in closet and separate dressing room. Multiple bedroom suites with updated baths, large second floor laundry and den, inviting and large third floor with additional bedrooms, baths and gym. A carriage house, green house, pool and multiple terraces complete this spectacular estate. Rich with original details and complimented by many recent improvements, this property is one of the area’s finest offerings.

Property Details and Features

Appliances and Equipment

  • Oven – Self Cleaning
  • Commercial Range
  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal

Basement

  • Full
  • Unfinished
  • Outside Entrance

Bathrooms

  • 9 total bathrooms
  • 8 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 8 full bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 half bathroom on main level

Bedrooms

  • 7 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 7 bedrooms

House

  • 11,100 sqft living area
  • 11,100 sqft above grade (finished)
  • Built in 1906
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Wall & Ceiling Types: 9’+ Ceilings
  • 3+ levels
  • Colonial
  • Brick

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • Natural Gas
  • Central A/C

Fireplaces

  • Marble
  • Stone

Floors

  • Wood

Foundation

  • Stone

Garage

  • 3 garage spaces

Heating

  • Natural Gas
  • Hot Water

Interior Features

  • Master Bath(s)
  • Kitchen – Island
  • Skylight(s)
  • CeilngFan(s)
  • Stain/Lead Glass
  • Stall Shower
  • Kitchen – Eat-In

Laundry

  • Upper Floor

Listing

  • 415 days on market
  • $297 per sqft

Location

  • County: Philadelphia
  • MLS Area: 19118 (19118)
  • Subdivision: Chestnut Hill

Lot

  • 125,000 sqft
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 250X500
  • 2.87 acres
  • Trees/Wooded

Parking

  • 3 open parking spaces

Pool

  • In Ground

Property

  • Other Structures: Above Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Patio(s)

Roof

  • Slate

Schools

  • School District: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA

Sewer

  • On Site Septic

Taxes

  • Tax Annual Amount: $20,157
  • Tax Year: 2018

Utilities

  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Cable TV

Windows

  • Bay/Bow

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