8840 Norwood Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19118

$729,900
Price
10
Beds
6
Baths
3
1/2 Baths
5,325 Sq. Ft.
$137 / Sq. Ft.
5,325
Sq. Ft.
$137
per Sq. Ft.

Description

Nestled deep along Norwood Ave in Chestnut Hill, you will find one of area's finest architecturally significant examples of the Estates from the Era of Grandeur and Grace. This "old lady" is ready to be restored to her former Glory, for her Revival and for her Second Act! Much has been written and documented about this Estate's origins and history over the past century. 8840 Norwood is a part of Philadelphia's history and legacy. Formerly owned by the area's rich and elite; now ready to be owned...

Property Details for 8840 Norwood Avenue

Subdivision
CHESTNUT HILL
Municipality
PHILADELPHIA
Ownership
Fee Simple
Style
Traditional, Other
Structure Type
Detached
Total Parking Spaces
2
Basement
Yes

Property Details for 8840 Norwood Avenue

StatusActive
MLS #PAPH934312
Taxes$12,576 / year
HOA Fees-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Year Built1874
Lot Size0.47 AC / 20,299 SF
CountyPhiladelphia County

Listing Agent

Mark S Lawson

Diversified Realty Solutions

reoamerica@gmail.com

P: 215.248.4444

Contact Agent(s)

Location

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Building Information for 8840 Norwood Avenue

Stories3Year Built1874Building Size-Lot Size0.47 AC / 20,299 SF

Payment Calculator

$3,494 per month

30 year fixed, 2.95% Interest

Principal and Interest

$2,446

Property Taxes

$1,048

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 8840 Norwood Avenue

Rooms
    Alll Upper Levels
  • # Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 10
  • # Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 9
  • # Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 6
  • # Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels: 3
    Upper Level 1
  • # Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 9
  • # Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 10
  • # Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 6
  • # Bathrooms Half Upper Level 1: 3
Location Info
    School Info
  • School District Name: THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
  • School District County ID: 300200397108
    Location Info
  • MLS Area: 19118 (19118)
  • Subdivision Addtl: CHESTNUT HILL (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: $12,576
  • Tax Year: 2020
  • Zoning: RES
  • Tax ID Number: 091218840
    Assessment Info
  • Tax Assessed Value: $898,400
Financial Info
    Utilities
  • Cooling Fuel: None
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Building Info
    SQFT
  • Above Grade Finished SQFT: 5325
  • Below Grade Finished SQFT: 0
  • Below Grade Unfinished SQFT: 0
  • Total Finished SQFT: 5325
    Structure
  • Basement Type: Other
  • Levels/Stories: 3
  • Stories: Main, Upper 1
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Stone
  • New Construction: No
Lot Info
    Lot Info
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 105.54 x 192.33
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot SQFT: 20299
  • Lot Size Acres: .47
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Age: 1874
Parking
    Parking
  • Garage: Yes
  • Type Of Parking: Driveway, Attached Garage
  • Total Garage Spaces: 2
  • Num of Attached Garage Spaces: 2
  • Garage Features: Garage - Side Entry
Interior Features
    Interior Features
  • Fireplaces Count: 5
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air
Exterior Features
    Exterior Features
  • Pool: No Pool

Property History for 8840 Norwood Ave

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 8, 2020

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH934312

$729,900
Sep 11, 2020

Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAPH934312

$759,900
May 10, 2020

Expired

BRIGHT #PAPH871700

$759,900
DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/08/2020

Price Change

BRIGHT #PAPH934312

$729,900
09/11/2020

Listed (Active)

BRIGHT #PAPH934312

$759,900
05/10/2020

Expired

BRIGHT #PAPH871700

$759,900

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

Public Records for 8840 Norwood Avenue

Taxable ValueLand$269,520Additions$628,880Total$898,400
Tax Record2020$12,575
Home Facts
Beds6Total Finished SqFt5,325 SqFtAbove Grade Finished SqFt5,325 SqFtStories3Lot Size20,299 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1861ZoningRSD3CountyPHILADELPHIAAPN091218840

Schools near 8840 Norwood Avenue


SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Our Mother of Consolation CatholicPrivatePK-80.1 mi
NR
Norwood-Fontbonne AcademyPrivatePK-80.2 mi
NR
The Crefeld SchoolPrivate7-120.3 mi
NR
Evan Thomas InstitutePrivate1-80.4 mi
NR

Our Mother of Consolation Catholic

PK-8, 0.1 mi, Private

NR

Norwood-Fontbonne Academy

PK-8, 0.2 mi, Private

NR

The Crefeld School

7-12, 0.3 mi, Private

NR

Evan Thomas Institute

1-8, 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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8840 Norwood Avenue is a single family home for sale in Philadelphia, PA 19118. This property was listed for sale on September 11, 2020 by Diversified Realty Solutions at $729,900. It has been on the market for a total of 49 days and was last sold on September 7, 2005. This listing's school district is Philadelphia City School District. Nearby schools include The Workshop School, Roosevelt Theodore Middle School and Parkway West. 8840 Norwood Avenue is a 10-bed, 7.5-bath, 5,325 sqft single family home built in 1874. This address can also be written as 8840 Norwood Ave.

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