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8525 SEMINOLE ST, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

$1,645,0006 Beds3+ BathsActive

8525 SEMINOLE ST, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118
BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill - MLS® ID: 6991944

Property Details

8525 SEMINOLE ST, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19118 - This landmark Queen Anne Victorian stone residence was built in 1885 by Henry Houston and designed by G.W. & W.D. Hewitt with an addition commissioned by Mr Houston in 1911 and designed by prominent architects of the period Duhring,Okie & Ziegler. Fine details of the era include high ceilings, wood floors, exquisite millwork, crown moldings, built-ins and throughout you will find nine intricate wood carved mantels with either tile or brick surrounds. Situated in one of Chestnut Hill's most premier locations, this distinctive property offers a circular driveway and a beautifully refurbished two-story open front porch, From the spacious entrance hall with powder room and coat closet, you enter into the spectacular light-filled great room that offers two seating areas, built-ins,a wood burning fireplace, large windows plus French doors that offer access to the magnificent grounds. There is a formal dining room, butler's pantry and a spacious updated gourmet kitchen with quartz counter top,stainless steel appliances, center island with granite counter, cook top stove plus counter seating, double ovens and lots of additional space for a large table. The adjacent mud room offers built-in custom cabinets, laundry room, powder room and two exits to the outside. On the upper floors you will find the master bedroom suite with remodeled master bathroom and sitting room/dressing room. There are five more generous sized bedrooms, two additional new hall bathrooms, an upstairs family room with access to the porch, a second laundry room and a spacious study/play room. The outside space is amazing! The grounds include a flagstone terrace, wood decking, Armond Aquatech Pool, hot tub, stone wall with wood burning fireplace and beautifully landscaped grounds. Updates & improvements galore include new HVAC (2015), upgraded 400 amp electric, newer septic system, two new hall bathrooms (2016), updated kitchen (2017), freshly painted interior (2017) and many technology updates i

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  • Zip19118
  • CountyPhiladelphia
  • SQFT5990
  • Bedrooms6
  • Full baths3
  • Half baths2
  • StatusActive
  • Purchase TypeActive
  • Property typeSingle Family
  • Zoning typeRSD3
  • School districtPhiladelphia
  • Year built1885
  • Lot size0.63
  • SewerOnSiteSeptic
  • HeatingForced Air
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • Tax amount$13,481.00
  • Tax year2017
  • Office ID61010
  • Agent ID48682
  • Agent nameDorothy Storm
  • MLS® ID6991944

Broker: BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill

Listing Courtesy of BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill

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