221 S Melville Street

Philadelphia, PA
$ 2,850 Beds 4 Baths 2.5 Sq 2,560 Virtual Tour

4 bedroom plus office, 2.5 bath home on a neighborly tree-lined block in the Penn Alexander School CATCHMENT. Front yard, covered porch, and beautifully hardscaped rear yard. This home is a 13 year-old gut renovation (all new systems, down to shell). Seller made some updates in 2020, including renovated Master Bath, and some other work and updating. The stainless and granite kitchen is from 2007 and buyer may want to update. Open 1st floor plan with high-ceilings, hardwood floors, and nice light and space. Half-bath and superb outdoor space. 2nd floor has three bedrooms and a newer full bath (two large bedrooms and one smaller bedroom). 3rd floor is the master suite. Large bedroom with hardwood floors, excellent closets, and renovated master bath. Steps up to a private office or den in the fully-finished, converted attic space. 2-ZONE HVAC. This is an amazing home on a great block in the Penn Alexander Catchment. Within blocks of Clark Park and its phenomenal Farmers Market, Local 44, Bottle Shop, Green Line, ReAnimator and Earth Cup Coffee, Taco Taco Mexican (formerly Honest Tom's), Tampopo, Pop Shop, Renata's, Clarkville, Baltimore Avenue Restaurant Row, CVS, movie theater, and much more. Walk to HUP, Penn, CHOP, Penn Vet, Drexel, University of the Sciences. 11 minutes to Center City by car and plenty of convenient SEPTA options. With a 95 WalkScore and 96 BikeScore.

Rentals

  • Price
  • $ 2,850
  • Lot Size
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,560
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1915
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • County
  • PHILADELPHIA
  • Style
  • Victorian
  • Area
  • 19139
  • MLS#
  • PAPH954986
  • Zip
  • 19139
Listing Provided by: Compass Pennsylvania, LLC

Features

General

Accessibility None
Application Fee 55.0
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry, Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C, Zoned, Programmable Thermostat
County PHILADELPHIA
Electric 200+ Amp Service
Elementary School PENN ALEXANDER
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air, Programmable Thermostat, Zoned
High School District THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
Interior Features Ceiling Fan(s), Recessed Lighting, Wood Floors
Junior High PENN ALEXANDER
Levels 3.5
MLS Area 19139 (19139)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Porch(es)
Pet Deposit 500.0
Price Per Sq Ft 1.11
Property Type Residential Lease
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Interior Row/Townhouse
Subdivision Name UNIVERSITY CITY
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2560
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Unfinished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 3 0.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 1
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 2560
Room Type Basement, Office
Smoking Allowed Y/N No
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Lot Dimensions 16.00 x 107.00
Lot Features Front Yard, Rear Yard
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Pets
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Schools

Elementary School Penn Alexander Elementary School
Middle School Penn Alexander Middle School
High School Unknown High School

Price History

11/14/2020 Listed $2,850

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19139

Price
AVG $K
$K
Visits
AVG 37
1
Year Built
AVG 1924
1915

Map

221 S Melville Street Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $2850 with 2560 sqft and a lot size of Acre(s). 221 S Melville Street Philadelphia has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1915. The property's zip code is 19139 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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