500 Arbutus Street

Philadelphia, PA
$ 450,000 Beds 4 Baths 3 Sq 2,000
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Like most Colonial style homes this 1925 stone and brick beauty boasts a formal entry with the door centered on the front of the house and accented with a decorative crown (called a pediment) supported by columns to form a covered porch and a 2nd floor romantic balcony! Architecture at it's finest consisting of original trim work, 2 stone fireplaces, generous floor plan with 10 foot ceilings lends itself to a myriad of uses from an elegant residence to a modern family home. Classic elements were brought back to life in this spacious 4 bedroom, 3 full bath corner home surrounded by gardens, mature arborvitaes and manicured trees fencing lush colorful annuals and perennial flowers in the heart of West Mt. Airy. Home features pristine hardwood floors, CENTRAL AIR, 2 stone fireplaces, chair rails, crown molding and finished basement with a cook kitchen. Art deco 3 full baths, Master BDRM bath with deep soaking jacuzzi tub, full bath with shower in finished basement/family room, 4 spacious bedrooms, all painted in bright earthen colors. Recently updated open Kitchen with sandstone aquamarine counter tops, chef stove, stainless appliances, tiled floor, in a pretty colored palate. Off-street parking, detached garage, helmet gutter guards too. A masterpiece of light, air & space, this home is perfect for modern living with traditional charm AND minutes on Kelly Drive to Center City. How convenient!!


  • Price
  • $ 450,000
  • Lot Size
  • 4,356 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,000
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1925
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 4619
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • 19119
  • MLS#
  • PAPH818240
  • Zip
  • 19119
Listing Provided by: Elfant Wissahickon-Chestnut Hill



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA
Accessibility None
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Energy Efficient Appliances, Microwave, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 376
Electric 100 Amp Service
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Hot Water
Levels 2
MLS Area 19119 (19119)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession 61-90 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 225.0
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Shingle
Security Features Security System
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Twin/Semi-Detached
Subdivision Name MT AIRY (WEST)
Tax Annual Amount 4619.0
Tax Lot 67
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSD3
Zoning Description RSD3

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2000
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Other, Fully Finished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 3
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 Features Brick, Stone
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 2000
Main Level Bedrooms 4
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Bathroom 2
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 2
Total Rooms 9

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 2
Foundation Details Stone
Garage Features Garage Door Opener, Oversized
Inclusions all existing appliances, washer, dryer, security system
Lot Dimensions 45.67 x 100.00
Lot Size Acres 0.10
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 4513.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Detached Garage, Driveway, Off Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Bathroom 2 Main
Bedroom 3 Main
Bedroom 4 Main Balcony Access
Dining Room Main
Family Room Lower 1
Kitchen Main Double Sink,Kitchen - Gas Cooking
Living Room Main Fireplace - Wood Burning
Primary Bedroom Main


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

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  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

7/19/2019 Listed $435,000
10/1/2019 2% - $429,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19119

AVG $310K
AVG $3,268
AVG 37
Year Built
AVG 1943
AVG 75
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500 Arbutus Street Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $450000 with 2000 sqft and a lot size of 4,356 SqFt Acre(s). 500 Arbutus Street Philadelphia has 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1925. The property's zip code is 19119 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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