Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

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Chestnut Hill PA Real Estate is an affluent and historic neighborhood in the Northwestern section of Philadelphia. Full of charm and history, Chestnut Hill is home to over 100 unique shops and businesses as well as hosts a variety of artsy attractions, gardens and nature trails. Homes in Chestnut Hill range from modest row homes to extensive mansions. Chestnut Hill PA Real Estate is part of the Philadelphia School District and the zip code is 19118.

Some Real Estate Listings in Chestnut Hill, Philadelphia, PA

1 W Hartwell Lane Unit Ph1 Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,995,000
3 Beds
4.5 Baths
3,006 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH943380
Property Type Condominium
Price Type --
One West - Offering a maintenance-free lifestyle in the heart of vibrant Chestnut Hill, with easy access to several train stations for an easy commute to Center City or Manhattan. Known as Philadelphia2019;s Garden District, Chestnut Hill offers fabulous shopping, dining, and parks, just outside your front door at One West! These tastefully designed homes include the finest finishes, private terraces and expansive living spaces where you'll welcome friends and guests. This luxurious, 3006 sq ft Penthouse unit features an inviting and open layout, 3 large bedrooms, 4.5 baths and is great for everyday living and entertaining. Step off the elevator and into the foyer, opening to the sunlit living room. This expansive area is flooded with light from the walls of windows and features great views and access to the large terrace areas. The large, gourmet kitchen features a 6-burner gas range, built-in convection microwave, solid wood cabinets by Fieldstone Cabinetry, granite countertops, large center island and spacious adjoining dining room. The living room features French doors to the expansive terrace, a wet bar and full bath access. The primary bedroom has a walk-in closet and bath with double vanity, frameless glass shower and separate soaking tub. Two additional guest bedrooms, each with a full bath, hall powder room and large laundry room complete this fabulous penthouse. This unit offers 1870 sq ft of outdoor terraces, with multiple private areas for dining, lounging and entertaining. Private, underground 2-car parking with additional spaces available. One of Philadelphia's most desirable neighborhoods, Chestnut Hill is known for its rich history, unique architecture, impressive parklands and lively commercial district. With an address that is central to this urban village, One West offers a location that is singularly Chestnut Hill. Just 30 minutes to Center City Philadelphia via regional rail.

437 W Chestnut Hill Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,990,000
7 Beds
8.5 Baths
11,100 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH982398
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
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 recently updated 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.

422 W Moreland Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,895,000
5 Beds
6 Baths
9,513 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH901012
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Welcome to this exceptional house in a premier location in historic Chestnut Hill. Built in 1922, this Seeburger & Rabenold designed brick Georgian is a standout among the residences created by this renowned architectural team. While the current owners have fully modernized the house, many original details were painstakingly preserved during the full house renovation in 2010. Significant updates were made with a commitment to maintaining the original intent of the house. This successful melding of old and new has created a truly special residence. The gracious front facade of matching gabled wings and pedimented portico with sweeping front lawn create a spectacular entrance to what is, essentially, a warm family home updated to accommodate today's lifestyles. The interiors are highlighted by detailed crown moldings, lovely wainscoting and significant millwork, large cased openings between rooms, high ceilings, and beautiful large windows which allow natural light to flood the spaces. The large entrance hall is fully open to the large and elegantly proportioned living room with its wall of windows, permitting expansive views of the flagstone terraces, gardens, and swimming pool. This stunning vista allows appreciation of the exceptionally spacious, private grounds which surround the home. The living room is flanked on one side by a sitting room with built-ins, a garden room with antique marble floors, and fully outfitted small greenhouse. On the other side of the living room there is a large formal dining room, kitchen, and family room. The eat-in chef's kitchen has been enlarged and fully customized, providing plenty of space for more intimate entertaining and casual day to day living. With an abundance of counter space, Wolf stove, 2 sinks, refrigerator and warming drawers, this sophisticated space with radiant heated floors is the heart of the home. An elegant staircase ascends to the second floor where a large space perfect for studying or watching tv creates a central gathering area. The master suite on the has a fireplace, extra large walk-in closet and his and hers baths, both with beautiful tilework and radiant heated floors. There are four more large bedrooms on this level, all with fully updated bathrooms. There is a third floor with bedroom, playroom, cedar closets, and abundant storage. Finally, the full basement is partially finished with wine storage for 1000+ bottles and a pool room with outside access. This one of a kind property presents a unique opportunity to live in a turn key, architecturally significant residence set in beautiful grounds in convenient, yet private, walk to town location with easy access to train, dining, shopping, and Center City Philadelphia.

19 Valley View Road Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,895,000
4 Beds
7 Baths
5,050 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH971168
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Blake Development, one of Philadelphia's premier custom builders is delighted to offer for sale the first of two houses planned in an exciting new project in Chestnut Hill. A beautiful custom home on one half acre, in a favorite walkable location, just steps from the Wissahickon trails in Fairmount Park. The home is designed with a thoughtful open floor plan offering 5050 square feet on three levels. Exterior features include batten board, Hardiplank siding, Wissahickon schist stone details and cedar shake roof, providing a traditional Pennsylvania farm house style, combined with a contemporary architectural design. Enter the very gracious foyer, with dining room with fireplace and powder room to your right, and living room with fireplace to your left. Study/office adjacent to living room. A first floor primary or guest bedroom suite opens to large bluestone patio. Spectacular kitchen and great room with stone fireplace and breakfast room also opens to patio. The custom kitchen offers Wolf, SubZero and Bosch appliances, large island and custom cabinetry. The mudroom features built-in cubbies, a large walk in pantry, and second powder room opening into the attached two car garage. Upstairs, a second option for a primary bedroom suite complete with large walk-in closet, generous bathroom with soaking tub and shower. Designed for todays living in mind the two additional bedrooms offer ensuite bathrooms. Spacious laundry room outfitted with custom cabinetry and sink. Large unfinished basement can be finished at an additional cost. Plenty of room for game area, home theatre, gym and wine cellar. Ample storage throughout. Enjoy the finest custom construction, with a 10 year real estate tax abatement, in one of the area's very best locations. You can2019;t beat the combination to be steps away from a hike or bike in the wilderness of the Wissahickon trails, and a short walk to Chestnut Hill shopping, restaurants, schools and a world class sports facility. A quick commute to Center City and 90 minutes to Manhattan completes the picture in this enviable opportunity.

209 Lynnebrook Lane Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,495,000
5 Beds
5.5 Baths
6,493 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH980866
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Welcome to Lynnebrook Lane - This gracious and elegant 1920's Chestnut Hill house has been thoughtfully renovated with a recreated floor plan ideal for today's modern lifestyle. Enter this 5 BR/5.5 BA classic home into a grand entry foyer with new millwork and new coffered ceiling. To the left is the formal living room complete with fireplace, custom built-ins and side French doors leading to a private, walled flagstone patio with tranquil fountain plus additional French doors opening out to a flagstone balcony overlooking rear grounds. Formal dining room with new custom millwork and fireplace also has French doors opening out to the flagstone balcony. A true Chef's Eat-in Kitchen including Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, classic white shaker cabinetry, quartzite countertops and island, wet bar with wine refrigerator ideal for entertaining and a large walk-in pantry. Convenient new mudroom with custom built-in bench and cubbies with access to 2-car attached garage. A large home office with custom built-ins and a fireplace featuring a large picture window overlooking the lovely front yard is perfect for today's work from home environment. A hall powder room completes this fabulous living floor. Ascend to the second floor and arrive to an open, spacious sitting room with new millwork, fireplace and juliet balcony. Huge Master Suite oasis including spacious Bedroom with walk-in closet, 2 additional closets, fireplace and built-in window seat. New en-suite marble bathroom including step-in shower with frameless glass doors and double vanity. Down the hall is a convenient full-sized laundry room with charming original cabinetry plus a guest suite with a connecting new full bathroom. Third floor features a large guest bedroom with a new bathroom, additional bedroom which could also make another great home office, second laundry room plus another guest suite. A Huge finished lower level is ideal additional living space. Large room with fireplace great for media room/play room/home office/home gym or even additional guest/in-law/au-pair quarters including a full new bathroom with step-in shower or perfect dog washing station. Bonus room ideal for home gym, wine room with optional climate control and walk-out access to the rear yard. Additional room in the basement with utility sink that would make for an artist studio or gardening/potting/flower arranging room. Gorgeous landscaped grounds including new irrigation system and low voltage exterior lighting. Short walk to the train as well as Germantown Avenue shopping. 10 year property tax abatement. Easy access to Center City, major highways and the suburbs. Truly exceptional.

9007 Crefeld Street Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,295,000
4 Beds
5 Baths
4,730 SqFt
Status Pending
MLS # PAPH777410
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Custom built French Manor home in Chestnut Hill. Situated on a half-acre lot overlooking Fairmount Park, this 3-story, 4 bedroom, 3.2 bath, 4,730 square foot home is replete with custom millwork and high-end amenities, including a 4-stop elevator. Optional 2nd/3rd floor, 5th and 6th bedroom available. Optional finished basement available. As soon as you step onto the flagstone porch you will be welcomed into a contemporary estate. The formal foyer with gleaming hardwoods and 10' ceilings welcomes you into the bright parlor with fireplace and formal dining room with elegant tray ceiling. The foyer also leads to the main staircase and rear yard. The well-appointed kitchen features full overlay custom cabinets with soft-close drawers, Wolf range with pot filler, built-in Wolf wall oven and microwave, Sub-Zero built-in refrigeration with ice-maker and a charming porcelain farmhouse sink. The large island with prep sink will become the hub of your new home with plenty of space for cooking, eating and entertaining. Just off the kitchen is a butler's pantry with dishwasher, wine refrigerator and cabinets. The family room has a coffered ceiling that blends seamlessly into the custom fireplace which opens into the breakfast room and kitchen. The mudroom with side garage entry includes custom cubbies, dog wash or 2nd stacked laundry, and a convenient powder room. Enjoy the views in the sun-drenched breakfast room that opens onto a rear covered patio with vaulted ceiling and outdoor fireplace. Rounding out the first floor is a study and an additional powder room. On the second floor is a well-appointed and spacious master bedroom with tray ceiling, his and hers private closets with sitting area and master bath. The master bath is a spa retreat complete with soaking tub, oversized shower with rain shower head and bench, private water closet, oversized double-bowl sink cabinet and built-in makeup vanity. There are also two bedrooms with a Jack-and-Jill bath, a Princess bedroom with full bath, a laundry room with granite tops and laundry sink. The 3rd level could be a great option for a 5th or 6th bedroom or 3rd floor loft (with full bath option) which could also be used as an au-pair suite, family room or extra storage (with full bath option). This home features recessed and a designer lighting package throughout, finished in place hardwoods, and solid doors with oil rubbed bronze hardware. Built with Andersen windows, Hardi-plank cement board siding and Wissahickon schist, this home offers low-maintenance luxury on a coveted street! The builder is offering many plans and options to create your dream home. Finished basement plans available - pick out all your colors and styles. Contact us for a sit down meeting with the builder.

416 W Moreland Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118

$2,225,000
7 Beds
5.5 Baths
9,415 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH808850
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Contact us for a private virtual tour. Nicknamed Efnemheim after the original owner's daughters, this magnificent French-style stone home sits on a quiet yet desirable street in Chestnut Hill. Built in 1918 by Walter H. Thomas, this 7 bedroom home features original linden and walnut wood paneled walls, leaded glass, slate flooring, random-width hardwood floors, and multiple fireplaces throughout. In the right wing lies a half bath and a gorgeous study with ample room for books. Connected to the sun-filled living room, there is a spacious sunroom surrounded by windows showing off the well-maintained 1.58 acre lot. To the left of the entrance after you pass the dining room, complimented by a wall of windows and beautiful crown molding, you find the cozy family room with beautiful paneling, a large bay window, recessed lighting throughout, and doors to the backyard terrace. The huge kitchen is connected to the dining room and features a breakfast area, two large islands, granite countertops, a butler's pantry, custom cabinetry with extensive storage, double ovens, a Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer, and a Jenn-Air 6-burner stovetop - a cook's kitchen! In addition to the main hardwood staircase, there is a secondary staircase off of the kitchen. The master suite is located on the second floor and has an ensuite bathroom, fireplace, and sitting room. There are 3 more spacious rooms, 3 other bathrooms, 2 of which were newly renovated, an office, and a billiards room. The third floor completes the grandeur of the house with 3 more bedrooms, a full bath, and an abundance of storage including an original cedar room. Enjoy the beautiful grounds, excellent location, and close proximity to everything Chestnut Hill has to offer - St. Martins Station, access to the walking trails of Fairmount Park, the shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill.

7716 Navajo Street Philadelphia, PA 19118

$1,995,000
4 Beds
6 Baths
6,440 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH982122
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Welcome to 7716 Navajo -- This stately home built in 1925 on a coveted quiet Chestnut Hill block has been fully renovated with all the benefits of new construction while retaining the details of a truly elegant Chestnut Hill house built over 100 years ago. Enter into a grand entry foyer with gorgeous new hardwood floors in a herringbone pattern and arched French doors leading out to rear patios affording incredible natural light A true chef's eat-in kitchen complete with custom cabinetry and open shelving, contemporary quartz countertops and island with seating for 4, Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances including windowed refrigerator, double wall ovens, wine refrigerator ideal for entertaining. Lovely casual dining area with ship-lap and glass cabinets for wine storage. Convenient full-sized laundry room with side by side washer/dryer, custom cabinetry and countertops. Lovely dining room plus an Elegant living room with new coffered ceiling, custom built-ins, gas fireplace and French doors leading to rear patio and gas Off the living room is a lovely enclosed sun porch which if perfect for all year round enjoyment. Powder room completes this living floor. Ascend to the second floor with one entire side of the floor encompassing the fabulous master suite oasis. Large master bedroom with cathedral ceiling and French doors leading to sept-ot balcony overlooking the rear grounds and tree top views. Fabulous spa-like Master Bathroom with oversized step-in shower, custom double vanity with carrara marble sinks, wall faucets, and an elegant free-standing soaking tub. Dressing room complete with custom built-ins. Down the hall are 2 additional large suites plus a convenient hall laundry closet with stackable washer/dryer. Third floor features guest quarters with bedroom, full bathroom and sitting area. Partially finished lower level provides flexible space for media room/play room/home gym/office plus a new powder room. All new systems including new plumbing, new electric plus new roof. 2-car attached garage. Lovely grounds and a fabulous location on a quiet tree-lined block yet just a short stroll from Germantown Avenue and the train. Convenient to Center City, transportation, major highways and the suburbs. Approved 10-year tax abatement. Truly exceptional.

209 W Chestnut Hill Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19118

$1,795,000
8 Beds
8 Baths
16,581 SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH905222
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Once a decade a residence like this comes to the market. Greylock Mansion is a 25 room 16,500 sq ft, 8 bedroom, 4 full and 4 half bathroom mansion that sits on 7 acres of beautiful land bordering the 1,800 acres of Wissahickon Valley Park. The tree lined winding driveway leads to a grand circle and covered entrance of this stone masterpiece originally built in 1909 by steel magnate Henry A. Laughlin. The gorgeous exterior stone was quarried on site to construct this marvel. The main house stands on a wide terrace with floor footprint sizes between 5,000 and 3,290 square including the walk out basement floor which has usable desirable ceiling heights. The grand covered entrance opens to the gorgeous marble tiled floors of the grand hall of the house and gives a clear span view to the other side of the house and it's giant entertaining patio. The ceiling height, grandeur of the marble tile, the white marble stairs, and the windows everywhere show the pure class of this building and it's potential. Luxuriously large living and dining rooms flank the exterior patio overlooking the sprawling 3-4 acre front lawn and the views provide great site of the Wissahickon Valley. Many of these rooms still have original historic details that can and should be highlighted by her next owner. The nearby carriage house is approximately 4500 sq ft with garage parking and it has an abundance of possibilities from private office space to in-law residence to work shop or more. What is more good news is that the property taxes are reasonably low because of the conservancy easement on the property. Enjoy the tree lined abundant land with taxes equivalent to a home much smaller in size.

8101 Crittenden Street Philadelphia, PA 19118

$1,795,000
5 Beds
7 Baths
-- SqFt
Status Pending
MLS # PAPH928458
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Spectacular new construction in desirable location in Chestnut Hill. Optional 4-stop elevator runs from the finished lower level all the way up to the secondary bedroom floor. Fabulous living floor perfect for today's modern lifestyle. Spacious living room with gas fireplace, coffered ceiling and gorgeous French doors. Center formal dining room perfect for entertaining and holidays. A true Chef's Eat-In Kitchen featuring Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and back splash, choice of quartz/marble/granite counter tops, island with seating for 3-4, wine refrigerator with open shelving ideal for entertaining. Access to rear mud room with custom built-in cubbies and bench area plus convenient powder room. Ascend to the master floor oasis encompassing the entire second floor. Spacious 22x14 Master Bedroom. Runway-style hallway leads to dual walk-in closets with custom built-in shelving and drawers opening to huge spa-like master bathroom with over sized step-in shower with bench, custom dual vanities, luxurious soaking tub and separate water closet. Convenient laundry room plus sitting room or home office complete this floor. Third floor features lovely guest suite with walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms each with walk-in closets and a shared bathroom plus a second laundry room. Spacious finished lower level with media room/play room/home gym/home office, optional powder room, plus optional guest suite with en-suite full bathroom perfect for au-pair or in-law quarters. 4-stop elevator. 2 car garage. Located in the heart of Chestnut Hill, these detached homes are just a short stroll to multiple train stations as well as the shops, markets and restaurants on Germantown Avenue. 25 minutes to Center City, easy access to the suburbs, transportation, major highways and Fairmount Park. 10 year property tax abatement. Truly exceptional homes in a lovely enclave of this charming and historic section of Philadelphia. Photos are of a recently completed new construction project by the same builder .

8103 Crittenden Street Philadelphia, PA 19118

$1,750,000
5 Beds
6 Baths
-- SqFt
Status Active
MLS # PAPH815382
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
Spectacular new construction in desirable location in Chestnut Hill. 4-stop elevator runs from the finished lower level all the way up to the secondary bedroom floor. Fabulous living floor perfect for today's modern lifestyle. Spacious living room with gas fireplace, coffered ceiling and gorgeous French doors. Center formal dining room perfect for entertaining and holidays. A true Chef's Eat-In Kitchen featuring Sub-Zero/Wolf appliances, custom cabinetry and back splash, choice of quartz/marble/granite counter tops, island with seating for 3-4, wine refrigerator with open shelving ideal for entertaining. Access to rear mud room with custom built-in cubbies and bench area plus convenient powder room. Ascend to the master floor oasis encompassing the entire second floor. Spacious 22x14 Master Bedroom. Runway-style hallway leads to dual walk-in closets with custom built-in shelving and drawers opening to huge spa-like master bathroom with over sized step-in shower with bench, custom dual vanities, luxurious soaking tub and separate water closet. Convenient laundry room plus sitting room or home office complete this floor. Third floor features lovely guest suite with walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom. Two additional bedrooms each with walk-in closets and a shared bathroom plus a second laundry room. Spacious finished lower level with media room/play room/home gym/home office, powder room, plus guest suite with en-suite full bathroom perfect for au-pair or in-law quarters. 2 car garage. Located in the heart of Chestnut Hill, these detached homes are just a short stroll to multiple train stations as well as the shops, markets and restaurants on Germantown Avenue. 25 minutes to Center City, easy access to the suburbs, transportation, major highways and Fairmount Park. 10 year property tax abatement. Truly exceptional homes in a lovely enclave of this charming and historic section of Philadelphia. Photos are of a recently completed new construction project by the same builder. Estimated mid-April delivery date.

144 W Meade Street Philadelphia, PA 19118

$1,695,000
4 Beds
4.5 Baths
3,950 SqFt
Status Active Under Contract
MLS # PAPH937132
Property Type Detached
Price Type --
If you are looking for new construction in an ideal walkable location, look no further! We are excited to present the second of two handsome custom residences, on a quiet street in Chestnut Hill. A short walk to Germantown Avenue shopping, restaurants, train, and the coveted Wissahickon trails. Blake Development is committed to the highest quality standard features including exterior blend of Board and Batten, John Hardie board siding and Wissahickon schist stone accents. Features include hardwood floors, lofty ceilings, custom millwork and cabinetry. Enter a gracious foyer that leads to a flex space perfect for an office, media room, and/or gym. A generous mudroom, two car garage and powder room are also on this level. The main floor offers living room with fireplace, dining room, and gourmet kitchen outfitted with Thermador appliances, large island, marble countertops, and breakfast area. The third floor, with 10 ft ceilings, includes a primary bedroom suite, two additional bedrooms with one en suite bath and one hall bath, large laundry room and ample closet space. Outside, enjoy a large Trex deck, generous side yard and mature landscaping. This home also includes a ten year real estate tax abatement. This house is a total knockout! The finest new construction you have come to expect from one of Philadelphia's premier custom builders. Note: photos represent prior projects. Floorplans in document section.

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