$450,000 1221 N 2nd Street Old Kensington

MLS: PAPH508706   Type: Townhouse   County: Philadelphia   City: Philadelphia   Area: 19122   Neighborhood: Old Kensington   Zip: 19122   Style: Straight Thru   # Rooms: 10    Stories: 3   Taxes: $1,260

Mortgage $2,113 /mo



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This huge property is zoned RM1 and while prior to current ownership was used as a triplex, it can legally be broken into a quadraplex without a variance. Walk in through an entryway with original stained glass and tile. The spacious front living room has a gorgeous wooden staircase that winds all the way up to the fifth landing. Past the staircase is a dining area with hardwood floors and at the back of the home is an ample kitchen with a gas range, oak cabinetry and a half bath. A patio area rounds out the first floor with plenty of space for entertaining. On the second landing there are two bedrooms and a full bathroom, with a private toilet. On the third landing is an office and a bedroom with ample space for a walk-in closet. On the fourth landing is a huge unfinished studio space with 24 skylight windows that allow for tons of natural light. On the fifth floor are three addtitional bedrooms one with a non-functional fireplace and a skylight and one with original built-in bookshelves. Located just steps from the Piazza @ Schmidt~s Commons, a new park being built right across the street, and a few blocks from the Market Frankford Line, and all the shops and restaurants that the Frankford Ave. corridor in Fishtown has to offer. New developments and new construction surround the area. Come in with a new vision for the property or use the great existing structure for a truly unique income producing investment.

Elementary School

Middle School

High School

James R. Ludlow School
Distance: 0.39 Miles
James R. Ludlow School
Distance: 0.39 Miles
Distance: 1.19 Miles

Price History

1/9/2019 Listed $450,000

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, FHA 203(k)
Accessibility None
Condo/Coop Association Y/N N
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Elementary School JAMES R. LUDLOW SCHOOL
Exclusions Washer, Dryer, Refrigerator, Microwave
Floors In Unit Count 3
Garage Y/N N
Historic Y/N N
Levels 3+
MLS Area 19122 (19122)
Middle/Junior School JAMES R. LUDLOW SCHOOL
New Construction N
Possession 0-30 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 169.17
Property Condition As-is Condition
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N N
Structure Type Row/Townhouse
Tax Year 2018
Vacation Rental Y/N N
Zoning RM1

Interior Features

Abovegradefinishedareasource Estimated
Abovegradefinishedareaunits Square Feet
Appliances Oven/Range - Gas
Basement Partial
Basement Y/N Y
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 0.0
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 3 0.0
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Main Level 0
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 0
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 3 0
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 7
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 3 3
Below Grade Finished Area 0
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 0
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Belowgradefinishedareasource Assessor
Central Air Y/N N
Cooling None
Electric 100 Amp Service
Finished Area Above Grade 2660
Fireplace Y/N Y
Flooring Carpet, Hardwood, Laminated
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heating Gas, Radiator
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Y
Hot Water Natural Gas
Interior Features CeilngFan(s), Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Skylight(s), Stain/Lead Glass
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 2660
Main Level Bedrooms 0
Number of Elevators 0
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 1
Total Rooms 10
Utilities Natural Gas Available, Phone

Exterior Features

Architectural Style Straight Thru
Attached Garage N
Building Area Total 2660.00
Construction Materials Masonry
Foundation Details Slab
Lot Size Acres 0.03
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 1460.00
Navigable Water Y/N N
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s)
Pool (Y/N) No Pool
Roof Asphalt
Sewer Public Sewer
Type of Parking On Street
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 (19122)

Price 450K Avg 301K

Sqr Feet 2,660 Avg 1,279

Cost / Sqr Ft $169 Avg $236

Taxes $1,260 Avg $951

Acres 0.03 Avg 0.02

Visits 72 Avg 25

Days on Site 10 Avg 107

Walkscore® 96 Avg 90

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2200 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA