1012 North 5th Street

Philadelphia, PA 19123

1/2 Bath
3,218 Sq. Ft.
$185 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1012 North 5th Street

MLS #PAPH854308
Year Built1920
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,934 SF
Taxes$8,333 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyPhiladelphia County

Listing Agent

Kevin R Wilkins

BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut


P: 267.251.0405

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Property Details for 1012 North 5th Street

Fee Simple
Traditional, Contemporary
Structure Type
County Name


Welcome to 1012 North 5th St, a spacious 4 bedroom 2 1/2-bathroom townhome in the very sought-after Northern Liberties neighborhood of Philadelphia. This lovely home was renovated yet continues to boast a significant amount of original details of when it was masterfully built. With over 3200+ square feet of living space and a generously sized large garden patio area with beautiful plants, which measures 18'x30', this home is perfect for entertaining, barbecuing, family and friend gatherings and so... much more! Upon entering the home through the wonderful foyer/double parlor, your eyes will light up when you see the high ceilings throughout with details that include some of the most incredibly beautiful moldings, oak hardwood floors with inlay around the perimeter of the rooms, meticulous trim work, a decorative fireplace, recessed lighting, and so much more. The considerably sized kitchen offers authentic hardwood flooring, cherry cabinetry, granite counters, a large island, hosting several chairs/barstools, enormous amounts of cabinets and storage, appliance garage, stainless steel appliances, gas range, French door refrigerator with bottom freezer, and beautiful lighting fixtures. The kitchen is open to a large dining room, followed by a powder/mudroom, a sizeable kitchen pantry and the entry to the outdoor space and yard. The 2nd floor front room offers a large bedroom with a built-in armoire, as well as a separate dressing room, nursery or another bedroom. Continuing through the home on the 2nd floor there's the master bathroom, laundry room with additional storage and 2 additional bedrooms. Up just a few steps is an additional full bathroom offering exposed brick and a skylight, a family/TV entertainment room and kitchenette offering a sink and small refrigerator. The 3rd floor offers a generously sized bedroom, which also may be used as the master bedroom, as well 1 additional bedroom. This home offers central air, ceiling fans, a full-size basement for all your workshop and storage needs and much more. Lot size 18' x 110'. A brief walk away is Liberty Lands and Orianna Hill Dog Park, as well as endless amenities NoLibs has to offer, including some of Philly's best restaurants, pubs, shopping and entertainment, featuring Cafe La Maude, Jaxon, Urban Village, Hikari Sushi, Thang Long, Streetside Vietnamese, D~Oliva, Apricot Stone, Las Cazuelas, Rustica Pizza, Heritage, Dmitri's, North 3rd, Standard Tap, North Bowl, The Pod Park, the all new Giant Heirloom Market, ACME Grocery, Petco Unleashed, Starbucks, and so much more. Also nearby is Fishtown, offering additional amenities galore! With a Walkers Paradise Score of 94 and Bike Score of 76, this awesome home is positioned perfectly to access everything our magnificent city has to offer. Very easy access to public transportation, including the Market Frankford El, as well as the trolley & bus routes making it so easy to access Center City restaurants, shows, nightlife and so much more. Interstate 95 and Interstate 676 are only a few very short minutes away. PPA Municipal Parking Lot 1 block away and operates 24 hours, 7 days a week. Come see this beautiful home today.


Listing Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut

Building Information for 1012 North 5th Street

Stories-Residences-Year Built1920Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,934 SF

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$2,835 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 1012 North 5th Street

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 3218
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 3218
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Built-In Range, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Icemaker, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood, Wood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Hot Water
  • Interior Features: Bar, Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors
  • Laundry Type: Upper Floor
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 2-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 2-2, Bathrooms Half-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-2
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: On Street
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Cambridge/George
  • Directions: 5th St North of Center City - the home is located on the left side of the street shortly after passing West George Street.
  • MLS Area: 19123 (19123)
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District County ID: 300200397108
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Brick
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Levels Count: 3+
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 1934
  • Lot Size Acres: .04
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Property Condition: Average+
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: RSA5
  • Age: 1920.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Septic
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
  • Basement Footprint Percent: 100.00
  • Basement Type: Full, Poured Concrete
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 2
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 3
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 4
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 2
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 2
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 2
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 1
    Half Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • Tax Annual Amount: $8,333
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 057142000
  • Tax Assessed Value: $595,300
    Sale Information
  • Inclusions: Clothes washer and dryer, kitchen range/oven, refrigerator and dishwasher
  • Possession: Immediate
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 1012 North 5th Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Dec 3, 2019Listed (Active)


Nov 14, 2019Temp Off Market


Aug 12, 2019Listed (Active)


DateEvent & SourcePrice
Listed (Active)


Temp Off Market


Listed (Active)



For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1012 North 5th Street

Taxable ValueLand$152,300Additions$443,000Total$595,300
Tax Record2019$8,333
Home Facts
Beds4Finished Sq.Ft.3,218 SqFtStories3Lot Size1,934 SqFtStyleCondominiumYear Built1920ZoningRSA5CountyPHILADELPHIA

Schools near 1012 North 5th Street

St Peter The Apostle SchoolPrivatePK-80.0 mi
Bodine William W High SchoolPublic9-120.2 mi
Ludlow James R SchoolPublicPK-80.2 mi
Al Aqsa Islamic AcademyPrivatePK-120.4 mi

St Peter The Apostle School

PK-8, 0.0 mi, Private


Bodine William W High School

9-12, 0.2 mi, Public


Ludlow James R School

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Public


Al Aqsa Islamic Academy

PK-12, 0.4 mi, Private


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1012 North 5th Street is a townhouse for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19123. This property was listed for sale on December 3, 2019 by BHHS Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut at $595,000. It has been on the market for a total of 6 days and was last sold on August 26, 2004. Nearby schools include The Workshop School, Roosevelt Theodore Middle School and Parkway West. 1012 North 5th Street is a 4-bed, 2.5-bath, 3,218 sqft townhouse built in 1920.

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