1131 South Chester Road

West Chester, PA 19382

1/2 Bath
2,400 Sq. Ft.
$313 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1131 South Chester Road

MLS #PACT490222
Year Built1854
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size1.20 AC / 52,272 SF
Taxes$5,247 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyChester County

Listing Agent

Justine M Vigilante

RE/MAX Action Associates


P: 484.686.5512

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Property Details for 1131 South Chester Road

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Tour "inside the studio", historic landmark converted early Union School of West Chester, currently a notable Photographer's studio and scenic grounds with spacious Studio Apartment on 1.2 acres in convenient location and well known corner location Street Rd and Chester Rd Rt 926 and 352, transportation, shopping and major roads prime investment opportunity West Chester, Pa., Westtown Twp., a wonderful place to live and grow. Easy to transition back to 4 Bedroom, Great Room with Fireplace Den, Living... Space and original kitchen - all designs available to restore back to full residential living. Identify your residence and home based business with rental income on a major connecting corridor and commuter connection. Opportunity Zone Multi Use, the Environment and Flexibility is the focus at this site, bordered by over 40 acre farmland, start with building specs, see interior and exterior grounds to see how this space performs on this property. Long standing successful income and a complete remodel architecturally significant, studio, hardwoods, targeted lighting, fireplace, trim, plenty of natural sunlight, office spaces and reception main level, storage and work stations lower level with egress, and attractive Flat Apartment on Upper Level, Parking Lot with plenty of room on the 1.2 acres for expansion of building and parking. 2400 Main and Upper Level, PLUS 1200' Lower Level with egress, currently the workspace and lab - see photos. Available for a large variety of commercial and residential uses. Adjacent and connected to 50+ acres of farmland (currently developable). Here's the Space, at the intersection, take rental income, grow your business and expand or create your own Space. While building has significant historical value as once operated as the Union School #4, there are no historical restrictions on this building and the systems are completely updated to current standards. While Architecturally significant and attractive to Chester County with high ceilings, random hardwoods, stone fireplace, remarkable winding stair, 4 entrances- main, reception, apartment and lower level workspace, the remodel materials, finishes, flooring and lighting play a huge role spacious, clean aesthetic flexible space, Live and Work in the center of Arts and Culture, Recreational Resources, exceptional shopping and dining, education and supportive commercial resources. Welcome to Westtown Twp. very connected, very special with a diverse and vibrant commercial and residential base and economic viability for rapid development and natural resources, very special part of the Philadelphia Regional Market. Westtown Twp. zoned Residential offers Multi Use, 'A better way in commercial real estate'. This property offers the opportunity to use as a multi functional residence while also using your professional services to a successful platform. Resources provided by Westtown Township and Chester County enhance your achievement. plenty of room to expand building, parking and still provide the glamour of the environment. AND adjacent 50 acre farm (currently a potential developable site). Chester County is the most rapidly growing residential commercial real estate market. The quality of life and work in Westtown, the cultural significance, environment, etc. is evident. Just off Rt 202, 50' to Philly airport, locally WCU, Chesco County Seat, QVC, Recreational Trails, Public Transit, Contact us today for a tour of the property.


Listing Courtesy of RE/MAX Action Associates

Building Information for 1131 South Chester Road

Stories-Year Built1854Building Size-Lot Size1.20 AC / 52,272 SF

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$3,135 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 1131 South Chester Road

Listing / Compensation / Market Information
    Listing Information
  • Listing Agent MLS ID: 3167309
  • List Agent Full Name: Justine M Vigilante (3167309)
  • List Agents: Justine M Vigilante (3167309)
  • Listing Agent Full Name: Justine M Vigilante
Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 2400
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 2400
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Entry Floor Number: 1
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2400
    Interior Features
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Flooring Type: Concrete, Wood
  • Central Air: No
  • Cooling Type: None
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Hot Water
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bathrooms Half-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-4
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Parking Features: Lighted Parking, Paved Parking
  • Type Of Parking: Driveway, Parking Lot
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • Cross Street: Rt 926-Street Rd
  • Directions: US-202 S Exit onto PA-3 E/West Chester Pike. Follow Walnut Hill Rd, Shady Grove Way and PA-926 E to PA-352 N. Turn right towards Westtown Way. continue onto Shady Grove Way. Turn left onto PA-926 E. Turn left onto PA-352 N Destination will be on the right
  • Historic: Yes
  • MLS Area: Westtown Twp (10367)
  • 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 Name: WEST CHESTER AREA
  • School District County ID: 300200397342
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: Level Entry - Main
  • Construction Materials: Block, Cement Siding, Concrete, Stone
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Other Equipment: Negotiable
  • Roof: Architectural Shingle
  • Levels Count: 3+
  • Story List: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1
  • Year Major Reno Remodel: 2007
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Foundation Details: Block, Concrete Perimeter, Stone
  • Land Use Code: R60
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 0.00 x 0.00
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 52272
  • Lot Size Acres: 1.20
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Property Condition: Average+, Renov/Remod
  • Security Features: Smoke Detector, Security System
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: R1
  • Zoning Dscrp: Multi-Us
  • Age: 1854.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: None
  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service
  • Heating Fuel: Oil, Wood
  • Hot Water: Oil
  • Sewer Septic: On Site Septic
  • Water Source: Well
  • Utilities: DSL Available, Cable TV Available
Room Information
  • Basement Type: Full
  • 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: 1
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 1
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 2
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 4
  • Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels: 0
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1: 0
  • Bedrooms Count Main Level: 0
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 4
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Main Level: 0
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
    Half Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Den, Basement, Great Room
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $622
  • County Tax: $776
  • School Tax: $3,849
  • Tax Annual Amount: $5,247
  • Tax Lot: 0140.0100
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 67-03 -0140.0100
  • Year Assessed: 2019
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $131,590
  • Land Assessed Value: $46,090
  • Tax Assessed Value: $177,680
    Sale Information
  • Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional, Farm Credit Service, FHA, VA
  • Disclosures: Prop Disclosure
  • Possession: Immediate, Negotiable
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 1131 South Chester Road

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Sep 28, 2019Listed (Active)


Jun 20, 2019Withdrawn


Jun 20, 2019Withdrawn

BRIGHT #1009984946

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Listed (Active)





BRIGHT #1009984946


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Schools near 1131 South Chester Road

Penn Wood El SchoolPublicK-50.9 mi
West Chester Bayard Rustin High SchoolPublic9-122.4 mi
Stetson Middle SchoolPublic6-84.4 mi

Penn Wood El School

K-5, 0.9 mi, Public


West Chester Bayard Rustin High School

9-12, 2.4 mi, Public


Stetson Middle School

6-8, 4.4 mi, Public


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1131 South Chester Road is a single family home for sale in West Chester, PA 19382. This property was listed for sale on September 28, 2019 by RE/MAX Action Associates at $750,000. Nearby schools include West Chester Bayard Rustin High School, Penn Wood El School and Stetson Middle School. 1131 South Chester Road is a 4-bed, 1.5-bath, 2,400 sqft single family home built in 1854.

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