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2019 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103

$5,785,000

  • For Sale
  • Active
  • Townhouse
  • 5 Beds
  • 5 Full Baths
  • 4 Partial Baths
  • 7,505 Sq. Ft.
  • 1 Car Garage
2019 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103View this property at 2019 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103
2019 Delancey PlacePhiladelphiaPA19103
Property Description
"I knew the moment I entered that house it was the right one. The house itself is beautiful in its simplicity and its lines. It is a French house, more than a century old..." - Pearl S. Buck, Nobel Prize Winner Built in 1860 in the Federal Style and later recast in the Beaux Arts style, with a magnificent limestone fa~ade, by the Philadelphia architectural firm of DeArmond, Ashmead & Bickley. The home was purchased in 1964 as the home of Pearl Buck and the Pearl S. Buck foundation. It was in this Center City house where Nobel prize winner, Ms. Buck, the women's right crusader, philanthropist, humanitarian and author compiled her 1972 short story collection, "Once upon a Christmas" among others. One enters the
home to a magnificent entrance hall/reception area. There is a sweeping staircase, a huge eat- in kitchen that seats eight and two islands, one butcher block, and one granite. The second floor features a Living Room, formal octagon shaped Dining Room and Sun Room. There are four bedrooms including a sumptuous master suite, plus a family room, five full baths, four powder rooms, garage, three balconies, elevator, 2 gas fireplaces, 2 wood burning fireplaces, wine cellar, gym, storage, 2 offices, catering kitchen, and dumbwaiter. Exquisite renovations started in 2006 and completed in 2008, by the present owners in conjunction with interior designer, Malcolm Eisenberg. The scrollwork door made by American master blacksmith and metal designer Samuel Yellin.

Full Property Details for 2019 Delancey Pl

General

  • Price: $5,785,000
  • Taxes: $39,518 (2018)
  • Status: Active
  • Type: Townhouse
  • MLS ID: 1003289841
  • Updated: 9/1/2018
  • Added: 334 day(s) ago

Business

  • Includes: Land Only

Interior

  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Other
  • Interior Features: Master Bath(s), Kitchen - Island, Skylight(s), Elevator, 2nd Kitchen, Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Appliances: Oven - Wall, Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Disposal
  • Flooring: Wood, Marble

Rooms

Bathrooms

  • Total Bathrooms: 9
  • Full Bathrooms: 5
  • Half Bathrooms: 4

Bedrooms

  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom - Fireplace - Other, 20 x 22, Upper 3
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom - Master Bedroom - Dressing Area, Walk-In Closet(s), Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, 22 x 18, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, 21 x 14, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 3: Bedroom 3, 20 x 14, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room, 21 x 22, Upper 1
  • Family Room: Family Room - Fireplace - Other, Unspecified
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Gas Cooking, Island, 20 x 24, Main
  • Dining Room: Dining Room - Fireplace - Other, Unspecified
  • Laundry: Upper Floor
  • Other Room 1: Other, 21 x 21, Upper 1
  • Other Room 2: Other, 10 x 14, Upper 1

Exterior

  • Exterior Features: Sidewalks, Street Lights
  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Balcony

Parking

  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Total Spaces: 2
  • Parking Type: Attached Garage
  • Other Parking Total: 1

Location

  • Area: 19103 (19103)
  • County: Philadelphia
  • Development Name: Rittenhouse Square
  • Subdivision: Rittenhouse Square
  • Cross Streets: 20Th Street

School Information

  • School District: The School District Of Philadelphia

Heating & Cooling

  • Central air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating Type: Gas, Forced Air
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Water Heater: Natural Gas

Utilities

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Other
  • Structure Type: Row/Townhouse
  • Construction: Brick, Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Square Feet: 7,505
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Estimated
  • Living Area: 7,505 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 7,505 Sq. Ft.

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.05
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 2,107
  • Lot Dimensions: 23 x 93
  • Zoning: RM1

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $770.82
  • Tax w/Assessment: $2,823,100
  • Tax Amount: $39,518
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Exclusions: All Other Lighting Fixtures
  • Inclusions: Drchandelier, Wl Sconces, Staircasefixture, Appliances, Window Treatments
  • Lot Number: 220

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel, Joanne Davidow

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Schools

Schools serving 2019 Delancey Pl

Score
Name
Grades
Distance
6
2200 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA 19103
K-8
0.3 mi
1
550 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19130
9-12
1.3 mi
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Price
Change
Source
10/24/2017
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$5,785,000
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Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel, Joanne Davidow

2019 Delancey Place, Philadelphia, PA 19103 (MLS# 1003289841) is a Townhouse property with 5 bedrooms, 5 full bathrooms and 4 partial bathrooms. 2019 Delancey Place is currently listed for $5,785,000 and was received on October 24, 2017. Want to learn more about 2019 Delancey Place? Do you have questions about finding other Townhouse real estate for sale in Philadelphia? You can browse all Philadelphia real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.