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Listing 13 out of 30
$1,895,000 For Sale

716-726 W Mount Airy Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19119

10 beds, 8 full, 2 partial baths | Single Family Home
4,562 sq ft; lot: 1.35 acres - MLS# 1002768440
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Offered to the public for the first time in over 40 years, welcome to "Old Orchard" located in the very desirable West Mount Airy section of Philadelphia. Originally built in 1930, in the Pennsylvania Farmhouse Style, this exquisite residence has recently undergone a comprehensive renovation by the current owners. The definition of a labor of love, you will love every inch of this fabulous home, beautifully sited on two separate parcels totalling 1.35 acres. The first floor features a brightly lit, open floor plan with coveted architectural details and moldings, offering five bedrooms, four full and one half bath. Enter a large center hall with formal dining room to your left, formal living room with fireplace to your right additionally a handsome wood paneled library with fireplace and sunroom with radiant flagstone floors. The gourmet, eat in kitchen features custom cabinets, granite countertops, premium appliances, radiant heated floors and adjacent mudroom. Upstairs, in addition to a gorgeous master suite with walk in closet, sitting room with fireplace, two floors of family bedrooms, baths, office, laundry and comfortable living spaces. On the lower level, youll find an Immaculate basement with plenty of room for exercise area, wine room, and recreation. Updated electrical plan and HVAC. Entertaining and relaxing outside is a joy on beautiful flagstone terraces. Extensive mature landscape plan, thoughtfully designed and lovingly maintained for decades by avid, knowledgeable horticulturists creating an extremely private setting. This property is a unique combination of a classic Philadelphia home with all the modern amenities you could wish for. Walk to public transportation, the Wissahickon Trails and a short drive to Mount Airy and Chestnut Hill shops, restaurants, and Center City. It simply doesnt get any better than this!


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Detached
  • Listing Status: Active
  • County/Area: Philadelphia County
  • Zip Code: 19119
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Subdivision/Neighborhood: Mt Airy (West)
  • School District: The School District Of Philadelphia
  • Sq.Ft.: 4,562 sq ft
  • Style: Colonial
  • Bedrooms: 10
  • Full Baths: 8
  • Half Baths: 2
  • Basement: Yes, Full
  • Garage: 2-Car, Yes, Built In
  • Fireplace: Yes, 2
  • Lot Size: 1.35 acres
  • Baths: 10
  • Zoning: RSD1
  • # of Attached Garage Spaces: 2
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 4,562
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Appliances: Built-In Range, Oven - Wall, Commercial Range, Dishwasher
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 9
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 4.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 3: 5.00
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 8
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 4
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 3: 4
  • Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Half Upper Level 3: 1
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 10
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 5
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 3: 5
  • Central Air Y/N: Yes
  • Construction Materials: Stone
  • Cooling: Electric
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Flooring Type: Wood
  • Foundation Details: Stone
  • Heating: Natural Gas
  • Heating Type: Gas, Forced Air, Radiant
  • Heating Y/N: Yes
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Improvements: Above Grade
  • Interior Features: Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Water Treat System, Stall Shower, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Land Use Code: A48
  • Laundry Type: Upper Floor
  • Levels/Stories: 3+
  • Lot Dimensions: 1.35 ACRES
  • Lot Features: Level, Open, Front Yard
  • Lot SQFT: 28,725
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Main Entrance Orientation: Northwest
  • Municipality: West Mount Airy
  • Net SQFT: 4,562
  • Original Listing ID: 7247053
  • Ownership Interest: Fee Simple
  • Photo Option: No Photo per Seller
  • Property Condition: Average+
  • Roof: Pitched, Shingle
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Laundry, Other
  • Sale Includes: Land Only
  • Security Features: Security System
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 3
  • Total Finished SQFT: 4,562
  • Total Finished SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Total Finished SQFT Units: Square Feet
  • Total Garage and Parking Spaces: 2
  • Total SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Type Of Parking: Driveway, Attached Garage
  • Utilities: Cable TV
  • Water Source: Public
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
Courtesy of Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty
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Susan Kanterman, REALTOR®
Phone: 215-868-3946
Email: susankanterman@gmail.com

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices
Fox & Roach, REALTORS®
210 West Rittenhouse Square
Philadelphia, PA 19103

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