1829 Fitzwater Street

Philadelphia, PA 19146

1/2 Bath
2,176 Sq. Ft.
$367 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1829 Fitzwater Street

MLS #PAPH862172
Year Built1915
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.03 AC / 1,360 SF
Taxes$7,990 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyPhiladelphia County

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1829 Fitzwater Street is a classic townhouse with original handsome brick fa~ade on a lovely Graduate Hospital tree-lined street, just minutes to South Street, Rittenhouse Square, Naval Square and more. Upon entering the enclosed vestibule, you will be greeted with wood floors throughout the house, soaring ceilings, lots of light, generous living space with elegant gas fireplace, and a hidden half-bath under the stairwell. There is also a designated dining area for more formal entertaining. The Dual... Zoned HVAC with smart thermostats provide added comfort, and the full-footprint basement provides room for extra storage, files, workbench, and a working ~Finnish~ sauna. There is also a built-in security system. The spacious kitchen with center island is replete with black Ubatube granite and complimentary white shaker cabinets, as well as a pass-through window to the family room. A separate pantry allows for additional storage and organization. Through the kitchen, you will find the rear family room which overlooks a brick patio with 30~ Japanese Cypress trees which provide added privacy. The sliding glass doors create a perfect environment for incubating indoor plants and watching the Philadelphia wildlife! On the second floor you will find two large guest bedrooms with a full-bath in the hallway, along with a linen closet and laundry room. Each bedroom has a built-in cable jack, plenty of space for large bedrooms sets, and a 6ft wide double-door closet. The third-floor master suite features a whirlpool bath and separate stall shower, a walk-in closet, linen closet, 2 dramatic skylights with retractable blinds, a mahogany gas fireplace in the large bedroom with plenty of room for a King bed plus additional furniture, and a bonus wet/dry bar room in the rear with private balcony. The bar area includes a large granite countertop, wine refrigerator, mini-refrigerator , tall cabinets and 2 extra storage closets under the staircase. The pilothouse is designed to feel like you are on a cruise ship look as you soak in the view of the Philadelphia skyline through the porthole windows. The 2-tier rooftop deck extends the length of the third floor, and built-in lights illuminate the surface area without obstructing the 360 degree views where you can see the fireworks on the Delaware river as well as the Parkway on July 4th. The picturesque views from the roof deck feature some of Philadelphias landmark buildings including the Comcast towers, One and Two Liberty Place, to name a few.


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Building Information for 1829 Fitzwater Street

Stories-Residences-Year Built1915Lot Size0.03 AC / 1,360 SF

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$3,540 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 1829 Fitzwater Street

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 2176
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 2176
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2176
    Interior Features
  • Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Dryer - Front Loading, Oven/Range - Gas, Washer - Front Loading, Water Heater, Refrigerator
  • Fireplace Features: Gas/Propane
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 2
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air
  • Interior Features: Bar, Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Open, Combination Dining/Living, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Pantry, Sauna, Skylight(s), Soaking Tub, Stall Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Wood Floors
  • Laundry Type: Upper Floor
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-1, Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 2-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 2-1, 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
  • Spa: No
    Location Information
  • Directions: Fitzwater Street between 18th and 19th.
  • MLS Area: 19146 (19146)
  • 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: Masonry
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Balcony, Roof, Deck(s), Patio(s)
  • Levels Count: 3+
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Land Use Code: O50
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 16.00 x 85.00
  • Lot Size Source: Estimated
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 1360
  • Lot Size Acres: .03
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: RSA5
  • Age: 1915.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
  • Basement Type: Sump Pump, 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: 825
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Estimated
    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: 3
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 3
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 2
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
    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
  • City Town Tax: $3,606
  • School Tax: $4,384
  • Tax Annual Amount: $7,990
  • Tax Lot: 240
  • Tax Year: 2020
  • Tax ID Number: 301092300
  • Year Assessed: 2020
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $399,560
  • Land Assessed Value: $171,240
  • Tax Assessed Value: $570,800
    Sale Information
  • Possession: Immediate
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 1829 Fitzwater Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Jan 14, 2020Listed (Active)


Jul 16, 2015Closed

Public Record #552193257


+3.5% / yr

Jul 15, 2015Closed

BRIGHT #1002602386

DateEvent & SourcePrice
Listed (Active)



Public Record #552193257


+3.5% / yr


BRIGHT #1002602386


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

Public Records for 1829 Fitzwater Street

Taxable ValueLand$175,230Additions$408,870Total$584,100
Tax Record2019$8,176
Home Facts
Finished Sq.Ft.2,176 SqFtStories3Lot Size1,360 SqFtStyleCondominiumYear Built1915ZoningRSA5CountyPHILADELPHIAAPN301092300

Schools near 1829 Fitzwater Street

Stanton Edwin M SchoolPublicPK-80.2 mi
The City SchoolPrivateK-120.3 mi
Creative And Performing ArtsPublic9-120.5 mi
The Philadelphia SchoolPrivatePK-80.5 mi

Stanton Edwin M School

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Public


The City School

K-12, 0.3 mi, Private


Creative And Performing Arts

9-12, 0.5 mi, Public


The Philadelphia School

PK-8, 0.5 mi, Private


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1829 Fitzwater Street is a townhouse for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19146. This property was listed for sale on January 14, 2020 by Compass at $799,000. It has been on the market for a total of 5 days and was last sold on July 16, 2015. Nearby schools include The Workshop School, Roosevelt Theodore Middle School and Parkway West. 1829 Fitzwater Street is a 3-bed, 2.5-bath, 2,176 sqft townhouse built in 1915.

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