522 Montrose Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
In the cross-over of two of the most sought-after neighborhoods in the City, (Queen Village and Bella Vista,) homes on this block are hard to come by and they are selling FAST! Enjoy two levels of updated living space in this rarely offered bi-level design single, with a 2nd story deck right off of the kitchen, extending your living space-perfect for entertaining or enjoying your morning coffee! This completely detached 3 story building is one you won't want to miss! Open the door, and up the newly carpeted and freshly painted stairway to your little piece of serenity in the city, tucked away on charming, tree lined Montrose Street, but close to coffee shops, restaurants, parks, the Italian Market, and all that the city has to offer! Boasting an open concept main level, you will find a freshly painted (light gray- a fresh palette!) living room with Bruce cherry hardwood flooring, coat closet, and large newer front windows, flowing nicely into the updated kitchen, featuring heated ceramic tile flooring, plenty of room for a table, granite countertops, under mount sink, tile backsplash, and stainless steel appliances (gas cooking). There is plenty of cabinet and counter space in this large, open kitchen area! The rear door off of this space leads out to a 12x9 deck with updated wrought iron spindles and plenty of room for lounge chairs or a table AND a grill! The 2nd level of this unit offers a spacious master bedroom with ceiling fan, tasteful paint color, hardwood floors, and a walk in partially cedar closet with custom organizer to maximize the space! The 2nd bedroom also features a ceiling fan and plenty of natural light. Paneled doors, antique rubbed bronze hardware, and hardwood flooring give a polished look to this level! The generously sized bathroom is the true "WOW," with heated floors, glass shower enclosure with floor to ceiling tile, dual shower heads, large bench seat, shelf alcove, vanity with wide design sink...quite the package! BRAND NEW front load washer and dryer on this level- BONUS! Other features include: Central Air, Recessed Lighting, Replacement Windows, Fresh Paint, Heated Floors in Kitchen AND Bathroom, Condo Fee (2 person condo association, including yourself, as the owner), of $140 per month covers water and insurance, so your only bill is PECO.1 year AHS Home Warranty; what a value! Italian Market and Spruce Street Harbor Park within walking distance, and Center City is just a brisk walk or short bike ride away. Located on a quaint, private street that sees little to no vehicle traffic, this home is sure to be quieter and more private that most others that the city has to offer. New construction right next door sold for 475k, and 620k in the past year....and another 2 bedroom under contract in less than one week indicate that this is the spot to be! Rarely will you find a property for sale under 350k; so don't wait, schedule your showing today!
NOTE: 524 Montrose St (A)- New Construction Settled 6/17 for $475k/524 Montrose St(B)- Settled 12/16- $619,900 /532 Montrose:2BR, Pending in 5 days,Listed @ $365k. . $140/mnth pays for water and insurance. Unit A is the 1st floor and basement/rear patio, Unit B- 2nd and 3rd floor/deck.