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551 Walnut Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19128

$800,000 Sale Pending

  • For Sale
  • Pending
  • Single Family
  • 5 Beds
  • 2 Full Baths
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 2,860 Sq. Ft.
  • 2 Car Garage
551 Walnut Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19128View this property at 551 Walnut Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19128
551 Walnut LanePhiladelphiaPA19128
Property Description
Opportunity. This seller is selling 2 parcels: 551 Walnut Lane and 553 Walnut Lane located in central Roxborough. They will be sold together, and they are currently 2 separately described parcels in one deed. 551 Walnut is an irregular shaped central Roxborough property with approximately .54A with RSD-3 zoning and C40 current use. It includes a rather stately and beautiful 3-story stone and stucco structure c. 1920's built as center hall colonial single family home with 5 bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, tastefully converted to offices in 1997. The structure is in excellent condition with wall-to-wall over wood floors, 3-zoned central air and gas hot air heat, open unfinished high-ceilinged basement. House sits in center of its large
grassy lot high over Walnut Lane and Houghton Street. Property stretches from Walnut Lane to Kingsley Street. Two car detached garage and off-street parking for several cars accessed from Kingsley Street. 553 Walnut Lane is a 50'x262'a rectangular (50x262)vacant lot that runs from Walnut Lane to Kingsley along Houghton, also zoned RSD-3. (See MLS#7072317). This lot is unimproved. Together, the two lots are in a terrific location on Walnut between Henry Ave and Ridge Ave, close to Roxborough Hospital, Dallesandro's Steaks, Stanley's Hardware, and a variety of shops, restaurants, places of worship and schools. Public transit at either Henry or Ridge. See Seller Disclosure and plot plan posted here. Please note that the real estate taxes noted here reflect a 501 (C )3 owner and may not be the same for a new owner. Prospective buyers should investigate possible new tax calculations.

Full Property Details for 551 Walnut Ln


  • Price: $800,000
  • Taxes: $1,270 (2018)
  • Status: Pending
  • Type: Single Family
  • MLS ID: 1003285459
  • Updated: 7/27/2018
  • Added: 305 day(s) ago


  • Includes: Land Only


  • Number of Rooms: 9
  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Other
  • Interior Features: Kitchen - Eat-In
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1
  • Fireplace(s): Non-Functioning
  • Flooring: Wood, Fully Carpeted, Vinyl



  • Total Bathrooms: 3
  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Main Floor Baths: 1
  • Main - 1/2 Baths: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 5

Other Rooms

  • Laundry: None


  • Exterior Features: Sidewalks, Street Lights, Exterior Lighting
  • Porch/Patio/Deck: Patio(s)


  • Garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 2
  • Total Spaces: 5
  • Parking Features: Private
  • Parking Type: Off Street, Off Street, Detached Garage
  • Other Parking Total: 3


  • Area: 19128 (19128)
  • County: Philadelphia
  • Development Name: Roxborough
  • Subdivision: Roxborough
  • Cross Streets: Houghton St
  • Driving Directions: at corner of Walnut and Houghton just west of Henry Avenue
  • Direction Faces: Northwest

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


  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water: Public

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: Colonial
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Construction: Stucco, Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Entrance: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Full, Unfinished, Outside Entrance
  • Foundation: Stone
  • Roof: Pitched, Shingle
  • Walls/Ceilings: 9'+ Ceilings
  • Windows: Replacement
  • Entry Location: Center Hall
  • Stories/Levels: 0
  • Stories Description: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 2,860
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Living Area: 2,860 Sq. Ft.
  • Finished Above Grnd: 2,860 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1922
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.54
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 23,412
  • Lot Dimensions: 114 x 262
  • Lot Features: Level, Sloping, Open, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)
  • Zoning: RSA2
  • Lot Description: Level, Sloping, Open, Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s)

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $279.72
  • Tax w/Assessment: $90,758
  • Tax Amount: $1,270
  • Tax Year: 2018

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot Number: 113

Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill, Loretta C Witt and BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill, Ernest B Tracy III

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Schools serving 551 Walnut Ln

William Levering School
6000 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128
0.4 mi
6498 Ridge Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19128
1.1 mi
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Listed by BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill, Loretta C Witt and BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill, Ernest B Tracy III

551 Walnut Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19128 (MLS# 1003285459) is a Single Family property with 5 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms and 1 partial bathroom. 551 Walnut Lane is currently listed for $800,000 and was received on October 19, 2017. Want to learn more about 551 Walnut Lane? Do you have questions about finding other Single Family real estate for sale in Philadelphia? You can browse all Philadelphia real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.