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Listing 8 out of 47
$1,425,000 For Sale

8305 Seminole Street
Philadelphia, PA 19118

9 beds, 5 full, 1 partial baths | Single Family Home
7,240 sq ft; lot: 0.68 acres - MLS# PAPH781224
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If you are interested in an ideal, walk-to-everything location in Chestnut Hill, look no further than 8305 Seminole Street, a magnificent stone residence, beautifully sited on just over half an acre. This fantastic house was designed by prominent Philadelphia architect brothers, George and William Hewitt, the same architects that Henry Houston hired to create and plan the "bedroom community" of Chestnut Hill, offering 5500 sqare feet of living space plus a fantastic in-law or nanny suite. The first floor features a brightly lit, gracious floor plan with coveted and lovingly maintained architectural details and moldings, . Large entry hall with handsome wrought iron staircase, formal living room, dining room, handsome library, family room and sunroom. Gourmet kitchen with breakfast room, pantry and mudroom. Upstairs, in addition to a spacious, light-filled master suite with fireplace, you will find two floors of family bedrooms, baths, offices, laundry and a comfortable living space perfect for in-laws or nanny. Clean, dry basement just waiting to be finished. Outside, beautifully designed stone walls, fountain and flagstone terraces provide the perfect entertaining space and an extremely private setting within walking distance to the Chestnut Hill village, schools, a world class sports facility, and trains to Center City. Like to run, hike and bike? You are just steps away from the coveted Wissahickon trails. It simply doesn't get any better than this!


  • Property Type: Single Family Home
  • Sub Type: Detached
  • Listing Status: Active
  • County/Area: Philadelphia County
  • Zip Code: 19118
  • Year Built: 1907
  • Subdivision/Neighborhood: Chestnut Hill
  • School District: The School District Of Philadelphia
  • Sq.Ft.: 7,240 sq ft
  • Style: Traditional
  • Stories: 3+ Story
  • Bedrooms: 9
  • Full Baths: 5
  • Half Baths: 1
  • Basement: Yes, Full, Outside Entrance, Unfinished
  • Fireplace: 3
  • Lot Size: 0.68 acres
  • Baths: 6
  • Open House: 06-16-2019 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Zoning: RSD3
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT: 7,240
  • Above Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Appliances: Built-In Range, Commercial Range, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 5
  • Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 3.00
  • Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2: 2.00
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 5
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 3
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 2
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 9
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 5
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 4
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Building Total SQFT: 7,240
  • Central Air Y/N: Yes
  • Construction Materials: Stone
  • Cooling: Electric
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers
  • Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting, Play Area, Sidewalks, Street Lights
  • Heating: Natural Gas
  • Heating Type: Hot Water
  • Heating Y/N: Yes
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Improvements: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Interior Features: Butlers Pantry, Dining Area, Kitchen - Island, Master Bath(s), Wet/Dry Bar
  • Land Use Code: A48
  • Laundry Type: Upper Floor
  • Lot Dimensions: 131.75 x 228.00
  • Lot SQFT: 29,560
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • OtherStructuresList:Other Structures: Greenhouse
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Patio(s)
  • Ownership Interest: Fee Simple
  • Photo Option: Lister Will Upload All
  • Roof: Slate
  • Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Other, Bathroom 3
  • SchoolDistrictSource: Listing Agent
  • Sewer Septic: Public Septic
  • Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
  • Tax Annual Amount: 18757.0
  • Tax Total Finished SQFT: 7,240
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Total Below Grade SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Total Finished SQFT: 7,240
  • Total Finished SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Total Garage and Parking Spaces: 3
  • Total Non-Garage Parking Spaces: 3
  • Total SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Type Of Parking: Driveway
  • Utilities: Cable TV
  • Wall & Ceiling Types: 9'+ Ceilings
  • Water Source: Public
  • Year Built Source: Public Records
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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