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527 Arbutus St, Philadelphia, PA 19119


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 3 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 3,300 Sq. Ft.
  • 1 Car Garage
527 Arbutus St, Philadelphia, PA 19119 View this property at 527 Arbutus St, Philadelphia, PA 19119
527 Arbutus St Philadelphia PA 19119

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Property Description

This warm and inviting stone single in the perfect West Mt Airy location is within easy walking distance of Mt Airy Village, the trails of Fairmount Park, the Regional Rail, and a short drive to Center City via Lincoln Drive. Lovingly maintained and updated throughout by its owner of 22 years, it sits on a large lot with mature plantings, sure to delight the avid gardener. The manageable size, original details, and comfortable layout are sure to please. Enter through the enclosed front porch with distinctive red tile floor and original arched windows, to the gracious living room with fireplace, bright dining room, and open updated sunny kitchen with breakfast room and powder room. The second floor offers a large master bedroom with
adjoining dressing room/closets and newer master bath, a second bedroom, a newer hall bath, and a third bedroom/family room open to a sleeping porch/office with panoramic views of the rear yard. On the third floor you will find two more bedrooms, another newer bath, as well as a large walk in storage and cedar closet. Beautiful hardwood floors with ribbon trim on first and second flrs (kitchen and third flr have original pumpkin pine). Mostly original windows on first flr, all newer windows second and third flrs, deep sills. Main roof replaced over recent years by Apple Roofing. Hard wired smoke detectors. Basement clean, walls dashed, French drains installed approx 3 yrs ago, glass block windows, plumbed for 4th bath, laundry room and exit to yard. Oversized one car garage with storage room above (could be great studio/work space). Come see this beautiful home and see why in 2013, CNNMoney named Mount Airy one of America's top ten best big-city neighborhoods!

Full Property Details for 527 Arbutus St

  • Sold For: $575,000
  • Taxes: $5,830 (2015)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 6556363
  • Added: 973 day(s) ago

Property History

  • 527 Arbutus St, Philadelphia, PA
  • Sold at $575,000 on 8/4/15
  • Listed at $585,000 on 4/19/15


  • Interior Features: Security System, Replacement Windows
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace(s): LR/GRFireP



  • Total Bathrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Partial Bathrooms: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Bedroom 1: 15 x 14, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: 10 x 13
  • Bedroom 3: 26 x 12
  • Bedroom 4: 11 x 10

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: 21 x 13
  • Kitchen: 15 x 10
  • Dining Room: 15 x 13

Additional Information

  • Pool Description: No Pool


  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Garage Description: Detached


  • Area: 19119
  • Subdivision: Mt Airy (West)

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: Traditional
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished, Outside Walk-Out, Basement Drainage System
  • Square Feet: 3,300
  • Year Built: 1925

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.32
  • Lot Dimensions: 50 x 300
  • Lot Description: Front Yard, Rear Yard

Financial Considerations

  • Tax Amount: $5,830
  • Tax Year: 2015

Listed by Weichert Realtors, McCarthy Assoc-Northwest Phila
Sold by Elfant Wissahickon-Chestnut Hill

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527 Arbutus St, Philadelphia, PA 19119 (MLS# 6556363) is a Single Family property that was sold at $575,000 on August 04, 2015. Want to learn more about 527 Arbutus St? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in West Mount Airy? You can browse all West Mount Airy real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.

Listed by Weichert Realtors, McCarthy Assoc-Northwest Phila
Sold by Elfant Wissahickon-Chestnut Hill

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