540 West Springfield Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19118

1/2 Bath
4,413 Sq. Ft.
$187 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 540 West Springfield Avenue

MLS #PAPH838126
Year Built1950
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.92 AC / 40,000 SF
Taxes$11,259 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyPhiladelphia County

Listing Agent

Zachary A Behr

Keller Williams Real Estate-Conshohocken


P: 610.828.2224

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Property Details for 540 West Springfield Avenue

Fee Simple
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Garage and Parking Spaces
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Sitting at the head of Valley Green in Fairmount park, you~ll find this stately center hall colonial home. Entering the foyer, you are welcomed into this warm home featuring rich hardwood floors. Off the right is the paneled study/office and powder room. To the left, the living room has large windows flood the room with light. The entrance to the library is flanked by a wet bar and computer nook. Lined with shelving for your books, the library great natural light and French doors opening to the courtyard.... A corner brick fireplace is a welcome addition on chilly days. Through double doors you find the plant room. The wall of windows capped with a fan window in the apex of the ceiling adds a wonderful detail. This is an excellent area to work on and store items needs for projects with a large walk-in craft closet. Back through the living room to the formal dining room featuring built-in hutch and room for a dinner party. The recently updated kitchen has lots of cabinet and counter space. The workspace has undercabinet lighting making prep work practically effortless. The upper floor has two good sized bedrooms sharing a tiled hall bath; one which connects to the au pair suite. Down the hall the master suite has windows on three walls inviting the nature in. The master bath was recently updated with a tile and glass walk-in shower with rainfall water head. Completing the upper level is the one-bedroom au pair suite featuring full kitchen, living room and private exterior entrance. The lower level has a paneled rec room that opens to the back yard. The laundry room and an additional bedroom with en-suite bath. There is also additional storage and crawl space in the heater room. Close to Chestnut Hill West Regional Rail, Wissahickon Skate Club, SCH and Philadelphia Country Club. Home is owned by a licensed PA Real Estate Broker.


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Building Information for 540 West Springfield Avenue

Stories-Year Built1950Building Size-Lot Size0.92 AC / 40,000 SF

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$3,906 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 540 West Springfield Avenue

Listing / Compensation / Market Information
    Listing Information
  • Co List Agent Full Name: Courtney Franklin (3141850)
  • Listing Agent MLS ID: 3152592,3141850
  • List Agent Full Name: Zachary A Behr (3152592)
  • List Agents: Zachary A Behr (3152592), Courtney Franklin (3141850)
  • Listing Agent Full Name: Zachary A Behr,Courtney Franklin
Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Details
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 3827
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Total Finished SQFT: 4413
    Interior Features
  • Fireplace Features: Corner, BrickFirePl
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 2
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood, Ceramic Tile, Carpet
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air, Baseboard - Electric
  • Laundry Type: Lower Floor
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-3, Bathrooms Half-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-4, Bedrooms-Lower Level 1-1, Bathrooms Full-Lower Level 1-1
    Parking Information
  • Num of Attached Garage Spaces: 2
  • Total Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Features: Additional Storage Area, Garage Door Opener
  • Type Of Parking: Attached Garage
  • Total Non-Garage Parking Spaces: 4
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • Directions: On corner of Springfield & Cherokee Street, Comes up on GPS/MAP as 546 W Springfield
  • MLS Area: 19118 (19118)
  • Municipal Trash: Yes
  • 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
  • Elementary School: JENKS
  • High School: ROXBOROUGH
  • Middle Or Junior School: JENKS JOHN
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Brick
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Roof: Architectural Shingle
  • Levels Count: 3+
  • Story List: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 40000
  • Lot Size Acres: .92
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Senior Community: No
  • Zoning: RSD-1
  • Age: 1950.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Holding Tank, Cess Pool
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
  • Basement Type: Full, Partially Finished
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 586
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Estimated
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 3
  • Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 4
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 5
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 5
  • Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels: 1
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1: 1
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 4
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 3
  • Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 3
    Half Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $5,081
  • School Tax: $6,178
  • School Tax Payment Frequency: Annually
  • Tax Annual Amount: $11,259
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 092156500
  • Year Assessed: 2018
  • Land Assessed Value: $241,290
  • Tax Assessed Value: $804,300
    Sale Information
  • Possession: Negotiable, 31-60 Days CD
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 540 West Springfield Avenue

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Sep 30, 2019Listed (Active)


DateEvent & SourcePrice
Listed (Active)



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

Public Records for 540 West Springfield Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$225,120Additions$525,280Total$750,400
Tax Record2019$10,504
Home Facts
Beds5Finished Sq.Ft.3,049 SqFtStories2Lot Size20,000 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1925ZoningRSD1CountyPHILADELPHIA

Schools near 540 West Springfield Avenue

Springside Chestnut Hill AcademyPrivatePK-120.2 mi
The Waldorf School Of PhiladelphiaPrivatePK-80.7 mi
Saul W B Agricultural SchoolPublic9-121.0 mi
Jenks John S SchoolPublicK-81.0 mi

Springside Chestnut Hill Academy

PK-12, 0.2 mi, Private


The Waldorf School Of Philadelphia

PK-8, 0.7 mi, Private


Saul W B Agricultural School

9-12, 1.0 mi, Public


Jenks John S School

K-8, 1.0 mi, Public


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Chestnut Hill
Affluent families and commuting professionals.

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540 West Springfield Avenue is a single family home for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19118. This property was listed for sale on September 30, 2019 by Keller Williams Real Estate-Conshohocken at $825,000. Nearby schools include Sheridan West, The Workshop School and Roosevelt Theodore Middle School. 540 West Springfield Avenue is a 5-bed, 4.5-bath, 4,413 sqft single family home built in 1950.

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