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$1,295,000
5 Beds
3.5 Baths
3,210 SqFt
0.45 Acre Lot
19,602 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Detached
Year Built 1972
Neighborhood Chestnut Hill
Days on Website 194

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$1,295,000 – 705 W Mermaid Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19118

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Courtesy of Camilla F Whetzel, Kurfiss Sotheby’s International Realty.

Description

Priced to Sell! We are very excited to offer this spectacular contemporary home, having undergone a comprehensive custom renovation, in a desirable Chestnut Hill location. This magnificent home is the result of a developer with over 20 year~s experience teaming up with Green Rhino, a design firm with a clean, comfortable, and elegant style, and Custer Kitchens, a kitchen and design company that has been behind countless high-end kitchens in the Chestnut Hill area over the last 30 years. Sophisticated, clean lines highlight and enhance an open floor plan, with exceptional appointments. Our latest offering is just the turnkey, one floor lifestyle so many buyers desire. Enter the foyer with volume ceiling and glass cupola, radiant flagstone floor, leading to step-down living room with fireplace. The custom, gourmet, eat in kitchen, offers Jenn Air appliances, large island and ample counter space with honed marble countertops, fireplace and separate dining area. Family room with fireplace opens to flagstone terrace. Master bedroom suite opens to private terrace, complete with large walk-in closet, and master bathroom Designed for todays living in mind the four additional bedrooms and 2.5 bathrooms. Additional features include brand new HVAC, new windows and doors, hardwood floors throughout. Situated on a .45 acre lot, the beautifully landscaped grounds, including a handsome stone wall, originally part of the famed Krisheim property. Quite simply an exceptional property within walking distance to the Chestnut Hill village, schools and the Wissahickon trails, and a short commute to Center City.

Property Details and Features

Basement

  • Unfinished

Bathrooms

  • 4 total bathrooms
  • 4 bathrooms on main level
  • 3 full bathrooms
  • 3 full bathrooms on main level
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 half bathroom on main level

Bedrooms

  • 5 bedrooms
  • 5 bedrooms on main level

House

  • 3,210 sqft living area
  • 3,210 sqft above grade (finished)
  • 2,432 total building sqft
  • Built in 1972
  • Major renovation in 2018
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • 1 levels
  • Contemporary
  • Ranch/Rambler
  • Frame

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • Natural Gas
  • Central A/C

Fireplaces

  • 3 fireplaces
  • Gas/Propane

Heating

  • Natural Gas
  • Hot Water

Laundry

  • Main Floor

Listing

  • 158 days on market
  • $403 per sqft

Location

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

Lot

  • 19,519 sqft
  • 0.45 acres

Property

  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade

Roof

  • Asphalt

Schools

  • School District: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA

Sewer

  • Public Sewer

Taxes

  • City/Town Tax: $4,525
  • City/Town Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • County Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • School Tax: $5,503
  • Tax Annual Amount: $10,028
  • Tax Year: 2018

Windows

  • Double Pane

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