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Paul Lipowicz


$750,000 705 S 2ND STREET, PHILADELPHIA, PA 19147
Queen Village 3 bedroom + den, 2.5 bath home located in Meredith Catchment! Built in the late 1700 s, this well maintained home is full of historic charm & detail, yet modernized for comfortable family living. The first level features a two tiered living room with gleaming hardwood floors, substantial moldings, original fireplace & exposed brick. Deep and spacious 18 ft. wide lot, allows for two generous living spaces. Separate dining room with plenty of natural light leads to an eat-in kitchen featuring stainless appliances & granite countertops. Adjacent to the kitchen, a side yard (with street access) spans almost the entire depth of the property, perfect for gardening, grilling or a relaxing evening outdoors. Discrete, 1/2 bath is also located on this level.The second level is the heart of the home. The central den with hardwood flooring, original wood doors and lovely stone fireplace connects both bedrooms as well as a full bathroom. The front bedroom has an original wood paneled wall, with mantled fireplace. The large back bedroom features a 4th fireplace plus an additional bonus/playroom. Enjoy plenty of storage & closet space on this level.The owners retreat features a spacious walk-in closet, and random width pine floors. Brand new french doors open to a private terrace overlooking lovely treetops. Luxe master bath features dual sinks with granite counters, soaking tub, separate shower & ceramic tiles.The finished basement features a useful wet bar, and is also large enough for a play space or exercise room. Enormous amount of unfinished storage space and new full size washer/ dryer are also located on this level.This picturesque home is just a short walk to the Headhouse Square farmer s market as well as many fantastic local neighborhood caf s and restaurants. Inquire for details about multiple parking options nearby.
  • Sold
  • 3
  • 3
  • 1915
    Year Built
  • 2,043 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 2,043 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 810 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: PAPH906496
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1915
  • Architecture Styles: Traditional


  • Total Bedrooms: 3
  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1

Exterior & Building

  • Water Source: Public
  • Heat Type: Forced Air
  • Air Conditioning: Central A/C
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Masonry


  • Sales Price: $750,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $9,043/yr
  • Zoning: RM1


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