500 E Locust Avenue

Philadelphia, PA
$ 699,900 Beds 5 Baths 3.5 Sq 6,154
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Sought after location, Mansard Colonial Twin Home, Features High Ceilings, Original Hardwood Floors, Enter Formal Entry foyer from large covered tile patio, Main Floor-Formal Livingroom with wood burning stove, accent Shuttered windows surround the large room, Formal Dining room with gas fireplace, carved stone surround and mantle reflect the character of the interior. Family room with glass door storage cabinet. Side entrance to yard from this room, Kitchen features subway tile walls, back stair case to second floor, Full laundry/mud room/ pantry area, plus half bath, located off kitchen, Back yard/parking area accessed from here. Five oversized bedrooms, ample closet space, on the upper floors, 3 full bathrooms. All rooms enjoy sunlight thru the large windows overlooking the grounds. Multi level landings on each upper floor enhance the overall size of the 6000 Square foot interior. Built as a Twin style Mansion in 1925.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 699,900
  • Lot Size
  • 0.35 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 6,154
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1925
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • $ 2252
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial,Manor,Victorian
  • Area
  • 19144
  • MLS#
  • PAPH985452
  • Zip
  • 19144
Listing Provided by: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
Data Source: Bright MLS



Acceptable Financing Cash
Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial, Manor, Victorian
Association Y/N No
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 4.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 3
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stone
Cool Fuel None
Cooling None
Days on Market 129
Exterior Features Play Area, Sidewalks, Stone Retaining Walls, Other
Facing Direction Southeast
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Y/N No
Heating Wood Burn Stove
Historic Y/N No
Interior Features Additional Stairway, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Wood Floors, Wood Stove
Levels 3
MLS Area 19144 (19144)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 113.73
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Twin/Semi-Detached
Subdivision Name GERMANTOWN
Tax Annual Amount 2252.0
Tax Lot 32
Tax Year 2021
Total Rooms 10
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSA1
Zoning Description Residential

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 6154
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Features Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Insert, Other, Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas Available
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 6154
Main Level Bedrooms 5
Room Type Dining Room
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

Fencing Other
Inclusions Washer, Dryer, Refrigerator, Gas stove, Dishwasher all in as is condition. Wood burning stove- as is condition.
Lot Dimensions 74.12 x 204.56
Lot Features Corner, Front Yard, Interior, Level, Rear Yard, Road Frontage, SideYard(s), Subdivision Possible
Lot Size Acres 0.35
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 15162.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Dining Room Main


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Blue Bell, PA office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

2/5/2021 Listed $450,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19144

AVG $420K
AVG $2,486
AVG 120
Year Built
AVG 1926
AVG 72
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500 E Locust Avenue Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $699900 with 6154 sqft and a lot size of 0.35 Acres Acre(s). 500 E Locust Avenue Philadelphia has 5 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1925. The property's zip code is 19144 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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