221 South Melville Street

Philadelphia, PA 19139

$700,000
Price
4
Beds
2
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
2,560 Sq. Ft.
$273 / Sq. Ft.
2,560
Sq. Ft.
$273
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Beautifully updated 4 bedroom plus office, 2.5 bath home on a neighborly tree-lined block in the Penn Alexander School CATCHMENT. Front yard, covered porch, and beautifully hardscaped rear yard. Stainless and granite kitchen. 2 zone central air. This home was a gut renovation (all new systems, down to shell) in 2007. Updated throughout in 2020, including renovated Master Bath, and significant other work and updating as needed. Open 1st floor plan with high-ceilings, hardwood floors, and great light...

Property Details for 221 South Melville Street

Subdivision
UNIVERSITY CITY
Municipality
PHILADELPHIA
Ownership
Fee Simple
Style
Victorian
Structure Type
Interior Row/Townhouse
Basement
Yes

Location

Property Details for 221 South Melville Street

StatusWithdrawn
MLS #PAPH889296
Days on Market84
Taxes$8,070 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Year Built1915
Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,712 SF
CountyPhiladelphia County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Location

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Listing Agent

  1. Jeff City Block

    Jeff City Block

    Listing Agent

    Compass

    jeff.block@compass.com

    P: 215.833.7088

Building Information for 221 South Melville Street

Stories3Residences-Year Built1915Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,712 SF

Payment Calculator

$3,018 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,346

Property Taxes

$673

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 221 South Melville Street

Rooms
    Main
  • # Bedrooms Count Main Level: 0
  • # Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1
  • # Bathrooms Full Main Level: 0
  • # Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
    Alll Upper Levels
  • # Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 4
  • # Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 2
  • # Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 2
  • # Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels: 0
    Upper Level 1
  • # Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1
  • # Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
  • # Bathrooms Half Upper Level 1: 0
    Upper Level 2
  • # Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
  • # Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 1
  • # Bathrooms Half Upper Level 2: 0
    Upper Level 3
  • # Bathrooms Count Upper Level 3: 0
  • # Bedrooms Count Upper Level 3: 0
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 3: 0
  • # Bathrooms Half Upper Level 3: 0
Location Info
    School Info
  • School District Name: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
  • School District County ID: 300200397108
  • Elementary School: PENN ALEXANDER (PHILADELPHIA PA)
  • Middle Or Junior School: PENN ALEXANDER (PHILADELPHIA PA)
    Location Info
  • MLS Area: 19139 (19139)
  • Subdivision: UNIVERSITY CITY (PHILADELPHIA PA)
  • Senior Community: No
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
Association / Community Info
    Association / Community Info
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
Taxes and Assessment Info
    Tax Info
  • Tax Annual Amount: $8,070
  • Tax Year: 2020
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
  • Zoning: RSA5
  • Tax Lot: 63
  • Tax ID Number: 461153100
    Assessment Info
  • Tax Assessed Value: $576,500
  • Year Assessed: 2020
Financial Info
    Utilities
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Building Info
    SQFT
  • Above Grade Finished SQFT: 2560
  • Below Grade Finished SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfinished SQFT: 0
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2560
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 2560
    Structure
  • Basement Type: Unfinished
  • Room List: Office
  • Levels/Stories: 3
  • Stories: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2, Upper 3
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Patio(s), Porch(es)
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Masonry, Brick
  • New Construction: No
Lot Info
    Lot Info
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Land Use Code: O60
  • Lot Features: Front Yard, Rear Yard
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 16.00 x 107.00
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot SQFT: 1712
  • Lot Size Acres: .04
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Age: 1915
Parking
    Parking
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: On Street
Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Interior Features: Ceiling Fan(s), Recessed Lighting, Wood Floors, Attic
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 1
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C, Zoned, Programmable Thermostat
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air, Programmable Thermostat, Zoned
  • Laundry Type: Basement
  • Wall and Ceiling Types: 9'+ Ceilings
Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Pool: No Pool

Property History for 221 S Melville St

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Dec 15, 2020

Withdrawn

BRIGHT #PAPH913406

Nov 10, 2020

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH913406

$597,500
Oct 9, 2020

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH913406

$625,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
12/15/2020

Withdrawn

BRIGHT #PAPH913406

11/10/2020

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH913406

$597,500
10/09/2020

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH913406

$625,000

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

Public Records for 221 South Melville Street

Taxable ValueLand$86,475Additions$490,025Total$576,500
Tax Record2021$8,069 ($672 / month)
Home Facts
Beds0Total Finished SqFt2,560 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,560 SqFtStories4Lot Size1,712 SqFtStyleTownhouseYear Built1915ZoningRSA5CountyPHILADELPHIAAPN461153100

Schools near 221 South Melville Street


SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
The Islamic Education School -TiesPrivatePK-80.1 mi
NR
West Philadelphia Catholic High SchoolPrivate9-120.2 mi
NR
New Testament Church ChristianPrivatePK-80.2 mi
NR
Penn Alexander SchoolPublicK-80.3 mi
9

The Islamic Education School -Ties

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

West Philadelphia Catholic High School

9-12, 0.2 mi, Private

NR

New Testament Church Christian

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Private

NR

Penn Alexander School

K-8, 0.3 mi, Public

9

School ratings and boundaries are provided by GreatSchools.org and Pitney Bowes. This information should only be used as a reference. Proximity or boundaries shown here are not a guarantee of enrollment. Please reach out to schools directly to verify all information and enrollment eligibility.

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