102 W Mermaid Lane

    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118
    • $887,000
    • STATUS: Closed
    • ON SITE: 178 days
    • ID#: PAPH786868
    Sold - 08/05/2019
    $887,000
    SOLD - 08/05/2019
    • 5
      BEDS
    • 0.47
      ACRES
    • 3
      BATHS
    • 1
      1/2 BATHS
    • 4,842
      SQFT
    • $183
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1908
    County:

    School Information

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    Description

    We are delighted to offer 102 West Mermaid Lane,a gracious, Arts & Crafts residence designed in 1909 by famed Philadelphia architect Edmund Gilchrist for his father Dr. William Gilchrist and built by George Woodward. Beautifully tucked away, this property was formerly owned by Enrique Norten, renowned Mexican architect and principal of the design firm TEN Arquitectos. Features include a lovely half acre lot, and 4,842 square feet of living space on 3 floors. Distinctive entrance with handsome shed roof opens to a welcoming front hall. There are arched openings to the first floor with Bulthaup designer kitchen, lovely dining room with fireplace, comfortable living room with fireplace and outdoor porch and terrace. The second floor offers 3-4 bedrooms (one with a fireplace) and 3 bathrooms. The third floor offers a master bedroom, walk-in master closet, and bathroom. The laundry can be found in the basement where there is ample storage space and room for a ping pong or pool table. Just off the outdoor entrance to the kitchen is the bottom floor artist~s studio/kids hangout of a 1933 structure designed by architect Robert N Dippy that also has a top floor 2-car garage off the circular driveway with a terra cotta roof. Come see this iconic Chestnut Hill house within walking distance to the train, Wissahickon Trails and the charming shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill.

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    102 W Mermaid Lane PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118

    • Price: $925,000
    • Status: Closed
    • Updated: 8 min ago
    • ID#: PAPH786868
    5
    Beds
    3
    Baths
    1
    ½ Baths
    0.47
    Acres
    4,842
    SQFT
    $183
    $/SQFT
    1908
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Chestnut Hill
    County:
    Philadelphia
    Area:
    19118 (19118)
    Elementary School:
    John Story Jenks School
    Middle School:
    John Story Jenks School
    High School:
    Germantown
    School District:
    The School District Of Philadelphia
    Property Description
    We are delighted to offer 102 West Mermaid Lane,a gracious, Arts & Crafts residence designed in 1909 by famed Philadelphia architect Edmund Gilchrist for his father Dr. William Gilchrist and built by George Woodward. Beautifully tucked away, this property was formerly owned by Enrique Norten, renowned Mexican architect and principal of the design firm TEN Arquitectos. Features include a lovely half acre lot, and 4,842 square feet of living space on 3 floors. Distinctive entrance with handsome shed roof opens to a welcoming front hall. There are arched openings to the first floor with Bulthaup designer kitchen, lovely dining room with fireplace, comfortable living room with fireplace and outdoor porch and terrace. The second floor offers 3-4 bedrooms (one with a fireplace) and 3 bathrooms. The third floor offers a master bedroom, walk-in master closet, and bathroom. The laundry can be found in the basement where there is ample storage space and room for a ping pong or pool table. Just off the outdoor entrance to the kitchen is the bottom floor artist~s studio/kids hangout of a 1933 structure designed by architect Robert N Dippy that also has a top floor 2-car garage off the circular driveway with a terra cotta roof. Come see this iconic Chestnut Hill house within walking distance to the train, Wissahickon Trails and the charming shops and restaurants of Chestnut Hill.
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Other Construction Materials Stone Garage Spaces 2.00 Garage Type Garage Door OpenerGarage - Front Entry Garage YN Yes Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Features Circular Driveway Parking Types Detached Garage Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Roof Architectural Shingle Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    Above Grade Fin SQFT 4842 Basement Unfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Building Area Total 4842.00 Cooling Central A/C Fireplaces Total 3 Heating 90% Forced Air Heating YN Yes Levels 3+ Main Level Bedrooms 5 Rooms Total 10

    Property Features

    Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2019 Association YN No Buyer Financing Conventional Central Air YN Yes Close Sale Terms Standard Sale Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Cross Street Navajo Heating Fuel Oil Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 301643086176 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession 31-60 Days Cd Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 13754.0 Tax Assessment Amount 982600.0 Tax Lot 16 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Zoning Rsd1

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    ©2019 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2019-10-14T08:50:54.363.
     
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