839 South Hancock Street

Philadelphia, PA 19147

$579,000
Price
2
Beds
2
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
1,337 Sq. Ft.
$433 / Sq. Ft.
1,337
Sq. Ft.
$433
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Built in 1831 and updated with modern amenities, here is an opportunity to own a beautiful piece of Philadelphia history in Queen Village. This home reflects all of the charm and character that goes with a neighborhood so steeped in cultural history. The tucked away location, with a walk score of 89, is even more special considering that it is located in the Meredith School Catchment. The 1st fl has a living room with a decorative brick fireplace and custom built bookshelves, an open dining room...

Property Details for 839 South Hancock Street

Expected On Market Date
09-17-2021
Subdivision
QUEEN VILLAGE
Municipality
PHILADELPHIA
Ownership
Fee Simple
Style
Other
Structure Type
Interior Row/Townhouse
Basement
Yes

Location

Property Details for 839 South Hancock Street

StatusActive
MLS #PAPH2030974
Days on Market28
Taxes$7,338 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Year Built1831
Lot Size0.02 AC / 760 SF
CountyPhiladelphia County

Listing Agent

Contact Agent(s)

Location

Listing Agent

  1. Keith Adams

    Keith Adams

    Listing Agent

    Compass

Building Information for 839 South Hancock Street

Stories3Residences-Year Built1831Lot Size0.02 AC / 760 SF

Payment Calculator

$2,552 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest

$1,940

Property Taxes

$612

HOA Dues

$0

Property Information for 839 South Hancock 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: 2
  • # Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 2
  • # Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 2
    Upper Level 1
  • # Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1
  • # Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
    Upper Level 2
  • # Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
  • # Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 1
Location Info
    School Info
  • School District Name: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
  • School District County ID: 300200397108
  • Elementary School: MEREDITH WILLIAM (PHILADELPHIA PA)
    Location Info
  • MLS Area: 19147 (19147)
  • Subdivision: QUEEN VILLAGE (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: $7,338
  • Tax Year: 2021
  • School Tax: $4,026
  • County Tax: $0
  • City Town Tax: $3,311
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
  • Zoning: RM1
  • Tax Lot: 362
  • Tax ID Number: 022123900
    Assessment Info
  • Tax Assessed Value: $524,200
  • Year Assessed: 2021
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $366,940
  • Land Assessed Value: $157,260
Financial Info
    Utilities
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Building Info
    SQFT
  • Above Grade Finished SQFT: 1337
  • Below Grade Finished SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfinished SQFT: 0
  • Total Finished SQFT: 1337
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 1337
    Structure
  • Basement Type: Other
  • Levels/Stories: 3
  • Stories: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Masonry
  • New Construction: No
Lot Info
    Lot Info
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Foundation Details: Other
  • Land Use Code: O50
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 15.16 x 50.16
  • Lot Size Source: Estimated
  • Lot SQFT: 760
  • Lot Size Acres: .02
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Property Condition: Excellent, Very Good
  • Age: 1831
Parking
    Parking
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: On Street
Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Interior Features: Built-Ins, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Primary Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Solar Tube(s), Stall Shower, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Dryer, Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater - Tankless
  • Fireplace Features: Brick
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 3
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air
  • Laundry Type: Basement
  • Wall and Ceiling Types: Beamed Ceilings, Vaulted Ceilings
Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Pool: No Pool

Property History for 839 South Hancock Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 13, 2021

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH2030974

$579,000
Sep 16, 2021

Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAPH2030974

$589,000
May 27, 2016

Closed (Public Record)

Public Record #574293214

$515,000

+3.8% / yr

DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/13/2021

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH2030974

$579,000
09/16/2021

Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAPH2030974

$589,000
05/27/2016

Closed (Public Record)

Public Record #574293214

$515,000

+3.8% / yr

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

Public Records for 839 South Hancock Street

Taxable ValueLand$157,260Additions$366,940Total$524,200
Tax Record2021$7,337 ($611 / month)
Home Facts
Beds2Total Finished SqFt1,337 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt1,337 SqFtStories3Lot Size760 SqFtStyleTownhouseYear Built1920ZoningRM1CountyPHILADELPHIAAPN022123900

Schools near 839 South Hancock Street


SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Meredith William M SchoolPublicK-80.3 mi
7
St. Casimir SchoolPrivateK-80.4 mi
NR
Vare-Washington Elementary SchoolPublicPK-80.4 mi
4
Sacred Heart Of Jesus SchoolPrivatePK-80.4 mi
NR

Meredith William M School

K-8, 0.3 mi, Public

7

St. Casimir School

K-8, 0.4 mi, Private

NR

Vare-Washington Elementary School

PK-8, 0.4 mi, Public

4

Sacred Heart Of Jesus School

PK-8, 0.4 mi, Private

NR

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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839 South Hancock Street is a townhouse for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19147. This property was listed for sale on September 16, 2021 by Compass at $579,000. It has been on the market for a total of 28 days and was last sold on May 28, 2016. This listing's school district is Philadelphia City School District. Nearby schools include Meredith William M School, Furness Horace High School and Vare-Washington Elementary School. 839 South Hancock Street is a 2-bed, 2.5-bath, 1,337 sqft townhouse built in 1831.

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