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234 S Melville St, Philadelphia, PA 19139


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Condo / Townhouse
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 2,200 Sq. Ft.
234 S Melville St, Philadelphia, PA 19139 View this property at 234 S Melville St, Philadelphia, PA 19139
234 S Melville St Philadelphia PA 19139

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Sweet home on fabulous block in the Penn Alexander School Catchment. 5 bedroom, 2.5 bath with Great character throughout; high ceilings, original hardwood floors, detailed woodwork, leaded glass, enclosed porch. Brick-paved rear yard and lovely front garden. Gorgeous, brand new kitchen (2015) with Quartz countertop and stainless steel appliances, glass subway tile backsplash, renovated baths. So many updates and just beautiful throughout. Excellent closets and storage. This very bright home is located on a most desirable and neighborly block. And what a convenient University City location. Within 2 blocks of the Penn Alexander Catchment School, CVS, Green Line, Honest Tom's, Local 44 and the Bottle Shop, Pop Shop, Shop n' Bag, and
just several blocks to Clark Park, awesome Farmers' Market, and so many coffee shops, restaurants, and shopping. Close to HUP, CHOP, Penn, Drexel, University of the Sciences. 10 minutes to Rittenhouse Square by car or bike and plenty of convenient SEPTA options. Tremendous opportunity in the Penn Alexander Catchment (Three years in a row, all Kindergarten registrants offered spots. For 2015-2016, no Lottery. All registrants have spots.

Full Property Details for 234 S Melville St

  • Sold For: $468,000
  • Taxes: $4,485 (2015)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Condo /Townhouse
  • MLS ID: 6554730
  • Added: 972 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 234 S Melville St, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sold at $468,000 on 6/15/15


  • Interior Features: High Ceilings (9 Feet or More), Bay Window, Energy-Efficient Windows, Replacement Windows
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace(s): Living Room/Great Room Fireplace, Gas/Propane, NonFunctionF



  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Partial Bathrooms: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Bedroom 1: Upper 1

Additional Information

  • Pool Description: No Pool


  • Area: 19139
  • Subdivision: University City

School Information

  • School District: Philadelphia
  • Elementary School: PENN ALEXANDER

Heating & Cooling

  • Cooling Type: Wall Unit
  • Heating Type: Gas, Radiator


  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Victorian
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full
  • Square Feet: 2,200
  • Year Built: 1891

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.03
  • Lot Dimensions: 16 x 92
  • Lot Description: Front Yard, Rear Yard

Financial Considerations

  • Tax Amount: $4,485
  • Tax Year: 2015

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
Sold by Space & Company

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234 S Melville St, Philadelphia, PA 19139 (MLS# 6554730) is a Condo / Townhouse property that was sold at $468,000 on June 15, 2015. Want to learn more about 234 S Melville St? Do you have questions about finding other Condo / Townhouse real estate for sale in University City? You can browse all University City real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-CC Rittenhouse Hotel
Sold by Space & Company

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