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50 W Southampton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 4 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 2,500 Sq. Ft.
  • 1 Car Garage
50 W Southampton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118 View this property at 50 W Southampton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118
50 W Southampton Ave Philadelphia PA 19118

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This is the real Chestnut Hill! 50 West Southampton Avenue was built in 1860--when it was a rural village before it became a commuter suburb with the arrival of the railroad. Today, this fine single home with stucco exterior and great bones is at the center of a lively upscale community in walking distance to shops, restaurants, cafes and green parks. It offers 4-5 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths. Large sunny rooms with high ceilings. 1st floor: entry foyer and hall lead to living room; formal dining room with chair rails, brass chandelier, small built-in china closet; large eat-in kitchen renovated in 1988 with all new appliances since then. Rear addition offers large family room/den/office with ceiling fan, powder room and laundry with
washer and dryer. Glass doors lead out to a broad deck overlooking the colorful gardens. 2nd floor: Master bedroom with gorgeous original built-in armoire, ceiling fan, wall sconces, door to closet that is accessed by this and the middle bedroom; middle bedroom with ceiling fan and wall of built-ins; 3rd bedroom with ceiling fan and closet; hall with two handsome never-painted armoires; hall bath with ceramic tile, shower over tub and large sink cabinet completely renovated in 1988 and refreshed in 2015. 3rd floor: Front room can be used as bedroom or for attic storage; hall bath with claw foot tub and big closet; passageway chock full of custom built storage closets; rear room gutted and renovated in 2008 with built-in AC, crown molding, new windows and door to flat roof just outside. Basement: full, unfinished, clean for utilities, work, storage. Features: storm windows everywhere, beautiful oak flooring with some newly refinished, front porch re-built in 2008, gas boiler (2005), programmable thermostat, 200 AMPS electric, new asphalt shingle roof (2005), gutters re-lined (2009); one-car garage under house.

Full Property Details for 50 W Southampton Ave

  • Sold For: $529,500
  • Taxes: $5,407 (2015)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 6564512
  • Added: 966 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 50 W Southampton Ave, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sold at $529,500 on 6/5/15
  • Listed at $529,500 on 5/1/15


  • Interior Features: Security System, High Ceilings (9 Feet or More), Ceiling Fan(s), Replacement Windows



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


  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Bedroom 1: Upper 1

Additional Information

  • Pool Description: No Pool


  • Exterior Features: Sidewalks, Streetlights, Fencing, Exterior Lighting


  • Garage: Yes
  • Attached garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage Description: Attached


  • Area: 19118
  • Subdivision: Chestnut Hill

School Information

  • School District: Philadelphia

Heating & Cooling

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


  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Style: Farmhouse, Straight-Through
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Partial, Unfinished
  • Square Feet: 2,500
  • Year Built: 1861

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.11
  • Lot Dimensions: 35 x 139
  • Lot Description: Corner Lot, Level Lot, Front Yard, Rear Yard, Side Yard(s)

Financial Considerations

  • Tax Amount: $5,407
  • Tax Year: 2015

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
Sold by Elfant Wissahickon-Chestnut Hill

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50 W Southampton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118 (MLS# 6564512) is a Single Family property that was sold at $529,500 on June 05, 2015. Want to learn more about 50 W Southampton Ave? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Chestnut Hill? You can browse all Chestnut Hill real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill
Sold by Elfant Wissahickon-Chestnut Hill

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