5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19118

$675,000
Price
4
Beds
2
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
2,655 Sq. Ft.
$254 / Sq. Ft.
2,655
Sq. Ft.
$254
per Sq. Ft.

Description

This elegant, four bedroom, 2.1 bath Victorian townhome in the heart of Chestnut Hill was originally designed by architect James Windrum and built in 1888 as part of the Jacob S. Disston Residence. In 1914, architect George S. Idell, converted the original mansion into three dwellings. This 2,600 sqft. residence is an elegant blend of old and new, with a slate roof, 11 ft. ceilings, oak parquet floors, a third floor balcony, and FIVE wood-burning fireplaces, all with the original Victorian tile surrounds,...

Property Details for 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue

Expected On Market Date
10-03-2020
Subdivision
CHESTNUT HILL
Municipality
PHILADELPHIA
Ownership
Fee Simple
Style
Victorian
Structure Type
Interior Row/Townhouse
Total Parking Spaces
1
Basement
Yes

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Property Details for 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue

StatusActive
MLS #PAPH936358
Taxes$5,874 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Year Built1888
Lot Size0.10 AC / 4,523 SF
CountyPhiladelphia County

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  1. Kent Reichert

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Building Information for 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue

Stories3Residences-Year Built1888Lot Size0.10 AC / 4,523 SF

Payment Calculator

$2,752 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,262

Property Taxes

$490

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue

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: 2
  • # 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: 2
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 1
  • # Bathrooms Half Upper Level 2: 0
    All Lower Levels
  • # Bedrooms All Lower Levels: 0
  • # Bathrooms All Lower Levels: 0
  • # Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels: 0
  • # Bathrooms Half All Lower Levels: 0
    Lower Level 1
  • # Bedrooms Lower Level 1: 0
  • # Bathrooms Lower Level 1: 0
  • # Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1: 0
  • # Bathrooms Half Lower Level 1: 0
Location Info
    School Info
  • School District Name: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
  • School District County ID: 300200397108
  • Elementary School: JOHN STORY JENKS SCHOOL (PHILADELPHIA PA)
  • High School: ROXBOROUGH (PHILADELPHIA PA)
  • Middle Or Junior School: JOHN STORY JENKS SCHOOL (PHILADELPHIA PA)
    Location Info
  • MLS Area: 19118 (19118)
  • Subdivision Addtl: CHESTNUT HILL (PHILADELPHIA PA)
  • Transportation: Bus Stop less than 1 mile, Metro/Subway Station 1 to 3 miles, Commuter Rail Station less than 1 mile
  • 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: $5,874
  • Tax Year: 2020
  • School Tax: $3,223
  • County Tax: $0
  • City Town Tax: $2,651
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
  • Zoning: RSD3
  • Tax Lot: 40
  • Tax ID Number: 092226100
    Assessment Info
  • Tax Assessed Value: $419,600
  • Year Assessed: 2020
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $293,720
  • Land Assessed Value: $125,880
Financial Info
    Ground Rent
  • Ground Rent Exists: No
    Utilities
  • Utilities: Cable TV Available, Sewer Available
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Electric Service: 100 Amp Service
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Septic Exists
  • Water Source: Public
Building Info
    SQFT
  • Above Grade Finished SQFT: 2655
  • Below Grade Finished SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfinished SQFT: 0
  • Total Finished SQFT: 2655
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 2655
  • Basement Finished Percent: 70.00
  • Basement Footprint Percent: 100.00
    Structure
  • Basement Type: Connecting Stairway, Full, Improved, Interior Access, Partially Finished
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Basement, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3
  • Levels/Stories: 3
  • Stories: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
  • Entry Floor Number: 1
  • Floors In Unit Count: 3
  • Room Count: 11
  • Other Structures: None
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Balcony, Patio(s), Terrace, Porch(es)
  • Accessibility Features: 2+ Access Exits
  • Construction Materials: Stone
  • Elevators Count: 0
  • New Construction: No
  • Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Stone Retaining Walls, Street Lights
  • Roof: Slate
  • Year Major Reno Remodel: 1989
Lot Info
    Lot Info
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Fencing: Wood, Fully
  • Horse: No
  • Land Use Code: O48
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 36.33 x 142.45
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot SQFT: 4523
  • Lot Size Acres: .10
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Property Condition: Average
  • Age: 1888
Parking
    Parking
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: Driveway, On Street
  • Parking Features: Asphalt Driveway, Paved Driveway, Paved Parking, Private, Shared Driveway
  • Driveway - # of Spaces: 1
Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Interior Features: Additional Stairway, Attic, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Dining/Living, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Primary Bedroom - Bay Front, Skylight(s), Soaking Tub, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer - Electric, Freezer, Microwave, ENERGY STAR Clothes Washer, Oven - Single, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Stove, Washer
  • Door Features: Sliding Glass
  • Fireplace Features: Mantel(s), Wood
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 5
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Radiator
  • Laundry Type: Has Laundry, Upper Floor
  • Wall and Ceiling Types: 9'+ Ceilings, High, Plaster Walls
  • Window Features: Double Hung, Storm, Skylights
Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Pool: No Pool

Property History for 5 W Chestnut Hill Ave

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 2, 2020

Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAPH936358

$675,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/02/2020

Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAPH936358

$675,000

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

Public Records for 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$125,880Additions$293,720Total$419,600
Tax Record2020$5,873
Home Facts
Beds0Total Finished SqFt2,655 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt2,655 SqFtStories3Lot Size4,523 SqFtStyleTownhouseYear Built1888ZoningRSD3CountyPHILADELPHIAAPN092226100

Schools near 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue


SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Our Mother of Consolation CatholicPrivatePK-80.1 mi
NR
The Crefeld SchoolPrivate7-120.2 mi
NR
Norwood-Fontbonne AcademyPrivatePK-80.3 mi
NR
Jenks John S SchoolPublicK-80.5 mi
3

Our Mother of Consolation Catholic

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

The Crefeld School

7-12, 0.2 mi, Private

NR

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

PK-8, 0.3 mi, Private

NR

Jenks John S School

K-8, 0.5 mi, Public

3

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.

Chestnut Hill
Affluent families and commuting professionals. An upscale, historic neighborhood in northwest Philadelphia, Chestnut Hill is a residential gem set amidst the natural beauty of the Wissahickon Valley, replete with cobblestone streets, Victorian houses and cozy shops.

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5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue is a townhouse for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19118. This property was listed for sale on October 2, 2020 by Compass at $675,000. This listing's school district is Philadelphia City School District. Nearby schools include The Workshop School, Roosevelt Theodore Middle School and Parkway West. 5 West Chestnut Hill Avenue is a 4-bed, 2.5-bath, 2,655 sqft townhouse built in 1888. This address can also be written as 5 W Chestnut Hill Ave.

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