$799,000 844 Manatawna Avenue Roxborough

MLS: 1009998278   Type: Single Family   County: Philadelphia   City: Philadelphia   Area: 19128   Neighborhood: Roxborough   Zip: 19128   Style: Colonial,Traditional   # Rooms: 10    Stories: 3   Taxes: $4,549

Mortgage $3,751 /mo

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Authentic 1920's Farmhouse just over the Chestnut Hill border, overlooking Fairmount Park that was originally a part of the Houston Estate is looking for its new stewards. First time on the market! This home has been well loved by its current owners with many large family gatherings and parties. Set in the most bucolic and tranquil setting on .80 of an acre on the edge of Wissahickon Valley Park and surrounded by hedges for privacy. You are 1 minute away from all the fantastic bike and running trails the park offers. Over 3800 square feet, this IS the home you have been waiting for, it is so welcoming as you pull up into the wide large driveway which offers a 3 car detached garage with plenty of parking for at least 7 more cars! Enter thru the breezeway into the mud room which houses the washer/dryer with a counter area and sink and dishwasher as well as a powder room. Country kitchen with original sink and original cabinets is bright and spacious! Back stairs from the kitchen lead to the 2nd floor. Large and sunlit dining room is just what you were hoping for for large family dinners has original transom window and doors which lead you to the fantastic wrap around porch to sit and relax enjoying, fall, spring and summer colors of nature. Hardwood floors are found though out this sunlit and spacious home, living room with fireplace is flanked by wonderful built in shelves to house all of your treasured books and photos. Cozy office space with non working fireplace is also flanked by wonderful shelving, this leads into just what you were expecting in a farm house..a potting room to grow your herbs and plants! Large center hall connects living room, dining room and office areas..the perfect home for all of the family gatherings! The 2nd and 3rd floor hosts spacious bedrooms and a dressing room with 2 bathrooms. Large unfinished basement for all of your storage needs. Don't miss out on this special wonderful, well loved family home that is centrally located to Chestnut Hill, Manayunk, shopping, transportation, Valley Green and Center City!

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Price History

10/25/2018 Listed $799,000

Accessibility None
Association Y/N N
Condo/Coop Association Y/N N
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
County PHILADELPHIA
Garage Y/N Y
Levels 3+
MLS Area 19128 (19128)
New Construction N
Open Parking Spaces 3.00
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 205.93
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Average+
School District THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
Senior Community Y/N N
Structure Type Detached
Tax Year 2018
Vacation Rental Y/N N
Zoning RSA2

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3880
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full, Unfinished
Basement Y/N Y
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 0.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 2.0
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 0
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Central Air Y/N N
Cooling None
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Fireplace Y/N Y
Flooring Wood, Fully Carpeted, Tile/Brick
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Baseboard - Hot Water
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Y
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 3880
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 6
Total Fireplaces 2
Total Rooms 10

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 3
Architectural Style Colonial, Traditional
Construction Materials Wood Siding
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting
Foundation Details Stone
Garage Features Oversized
Garage Spaces 3.00
Lot Dimensions 105X303
Lot Features Corner, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
Lot Size Acres 0.80
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 34706.00
Navigable Water Y/N N
Other Structures Above Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es), Breezeway
Pool Y/N No Pool
Roof Pitched
Sewer On Site Septic
Total Garage and Parking Spaces 6
Type of Parking Driveway, Detached Garage
Water Access Y/N N
Water Oriented Y/N N
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N N
Waterfront Y/N N

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Property vs Zip Code Avg (19128)

Price 799K Avg 403K

Sqr Feet 3,880 Avg 2,041

Cost / Sqr Ft $206 Avg $198

Taxes $4,549 Avg $3,083

Acres 0.8 Avg 0.13

Visits 128 Avg 26

Walkscore® 38 Avg 59

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Plumer & Associates, Inc.
226 South Street
Philadelphia, PA
215-922-4200
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