2550 Gillingham Street

Philadelphia, PA
$ 269,000 Beds 3 Baths 1.5 Sq 1,200
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Welcome to Bridesburg! 2550 Gillingham stands out as one of the most unique properties in the Neighborhood. Located on an incredibly quiet side street, this 3 bed 1.5 bath, twin-detached home features off-street 3-car parking, a highly desirable large rear garage (with additional second floor storage), porch-front, covered rear deck (with fan), and a backyard area. Enter off the large front porch into the spacious living room adorned with high ceilings, beautiful hardwood floors with wood inlay, crown molding and fresh coats of paint. The living-room gives way the dining room which features a blend of contemporary and farmhouse styles with crown-molding, hardwood floors, pine ceilings, wood trim, and a hand-built kitchen pass-through with built-in wine rack. An eat-in kitchen boasts enough space for hosting a dinner and features a tremendous amount of counter and cabinet space with pine ceiling, recessed lighting (with a separate fan receptacle) and two large windows for tons of natural light. The basement door, originally in the kitchen, has been moved to the dining room to allow for additional space in the kitchen (unique to this home). On your way down the basement, take in all of the areas built in for additional storage (you?ll never have an issue with storage in this home). The basement is finished and a perfect display of additional living space featuring chair-rail, wains-coating, a half bathroom, separate rooms and closets for even more storage, and an elevated platform for washer and dryer. The back of the home showcases features unique to this home. Off the back of the home is a large, covered deck with overhead fan and built with a ?trap-door? access pull up to allow for under deck storage and access to the bilco doors into the basement. A bit of landscaping and lawn are perfect for BBQ?s or a spot for your animals to roam. Another key feature is a detached garage perfect for small cars, motorcycles, lawn equipment, storage, and even features pull-down stairs for a second level. The upper-level of the home features an updated bathroom, 3 generous sized bedrooms (highlighted by the large main bedroom with custom radiator covers) and a huge hand-built linen closet. The pride in ownership is on full display in each room of this home. Where else will you find parking, a garage and a beautiful home all in one of the city's most desirable neighborhoods? Schedule your showing today.


  • Price
  • $ 269,000
  • Lot Size
  • 2,614 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,200
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 1
  • Year Built
  • 1925
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 2333
  • County
  • Style
  • Straight Thru
  • Area
  • 19137
  • MLS#
  • PAPH934070
  • Zip
  • 19137
Listing Provided by: Neighborhood Real Estate



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA
Accessibility None
Architectural Style Straight Thru
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Wall Unit, Window Unit(s)
Exclusions Kitchen Refrigerator
Exterior Features Awning(s)
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Hot Water
Levels 2
MLS Area 19137 (19137)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Deck(s), Porch(es), Roof
Possession Other
Price Per Sq Ft 224.17
Property Type Residential
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Twin/Semi-Detached
Subdivision Name BRIDESBURG
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSA5

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1200
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Fully Finished
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
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 No
Full Baths 1
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 1200
Main Level Bedrooms 3
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 1
Garage Features Additional Storage Area, Covered Parking
Lot Dimensions 24.00 x 101.94
Lot Size Acres 0.06
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 2447.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Driveway, Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • 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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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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Price History

9/12/2020 Listed $269,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19137

AVG $170K
AVG $1,768
AVG 25
Year Built
AVG 1935


2550 Gillingham Street Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $269000 with 1200 sqft and a lot size of 2,614 SqFt Acre(s). 2550 Gillingham Street Philadelphia has 3 bedrooms, 1 baths and was built in 1925. The property's zip code is 19137 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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