242 S 56Th Street

Philadelphia, PA
$ 217,000 Beds 3 Baths 2.5 Sq 1,320
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Beautiful rehab in Cobbs Creek! Close to Center City and University City, this spacious home features 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, classic front porch, brand new central air HVAC and efficient water heater, new plumbing and electric, and warm designer colors throughout. The kitchen features white shaker cabinets, subway tile backsplash, and stainless steel range, dishwasher, and microwave. Beyond the kitchen you'll find a guest powder room and access to the rear yard, perfect for summer get-togethers. The second floor offers a main suite with its own private bath, 2 additional large bedrooms, and a shared hall bath. Both baths feature custom tiles, brand new vanities, and new fixtures. All bedrooms provide plenty of sunlight and closet space. The spacious basement is additional space for relaxing or entertaining, and an area that could be used as a playroom or office. Make your appointment today!

Townhouse

  • Price
  • $ 217,000
  • Lot Size
  • 1,307 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,320
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1925
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 959
  • County
  • PHILADELPHIA
  • Style
  • Traditional
  • Area
  • 19139
  • MLS#
  • PAPH901566
  • Zip
  • 19139
Listing Provided by: Keller Williams Philly

Features

General

Accessibility None
Architectural Style Traditional
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
County PHILADELPHIA
Garage Y/N No
Heating Central
High School District THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA
Levels 2
MLS Area 19139 (19139)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Immediate
Price Per Sq Ft 164.39
Property Type Residential
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Interior Row/Townhouse
Subdivision Name WEST PHILADELPHIA
Tax Annual Amount 959.0
Tax Lot 123
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RM1

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1320
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Unfinished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 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
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 1320
Main Level Bedrooms 3
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

Lot Dimensions 15.00 x 82.50
Lot Size Acres 0.03
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 1238.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking None
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

Affordability Calculator

$3,068

Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Bethesda, MD office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Default based on a 30-year fixed rate of 4.38% with 20% down. The estimated payment is offered for convenience and is not an offer of credit. Due to market fluctuations, interest rates are subject to change at any time and without notice. Your individual rate may vary. Rates may differ for FHA, VA, or jumbo loans.

Schools

Elementary School Unknown Elementary School
Middle School Unknown Middle School
High School Unknown High School

Price History

10/17/2020 Listed $225,000
11/2/2020 1% - $224,990
11/11/2020 3% - $219,900
11/23/2020 1% - $217,900
11/30/2020 1% - $217,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19139

Price
AVG $190K
$220K
Taxes
AVG $1,203
$959
Visits
AVG 49
10
Year Built
AVG 1924
1925

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242 S 56Th Street Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $217000 with 1320 sqft and a lot size of 1,307 SqFt Acre(s). 242 S 56Th Street Philadelphia has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1925. The property's zip code is 19139 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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