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8240 Forrest Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19150


  • Sold
  • Closed
  • Townhouse
  • 3 Beds
  • 1 Full Bath
  • 1 Partial Bath
  • 1,296 Sq. Ft.
  • 1 Car Garage
8240 Forrest Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19150View this property at 8240 Forrest Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19150
8240 Forrest AvenuePhiladelphiaPA19150

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You said you are looking for a home in one of the best areas of East Mt. Airy, well here it is!!! This very well maintained, move-in ready gem is waiting for you to make this home your own. This home welcomes you with an appealing front yard with a mini iron fence, neatly manicured hedges/bushes and a grass lawn with a nice flower bed and garden. The main entrance area has a nicely crafted brick and concrete porch with iron railings. Inside this home you will find hardwood floors throughout. The large living room has recessed lighting and a bay window to let in natural sunlight. There is a spacious dining room next to the kitchen. You will quickly notice a glass sliding door that leads you from the dining room to a large wooden enclosed
deck that you can use to entertain guest. The kitchen has multiple wood cabinets, newly installed vinyl floor and included appliances. Separating the kitchen and dining room is a uniquely designed partition with a main counter and sub counter with distinctive ornamental metal post and lighting fixtures. The second floor has 3 bedrooms and one full bath and all rooms have plenty of closet space. The finished walkout basement features a wet bar, a half bath and a laundry area. You will also find easy personal access to the attached garage from inside the home and the garage. There is added storage space beneath the basement staircase. The garage has an automatic door with remote and ample room for one vehicle and extra storage space. This home also offers ceiling fans in all 3 bedrooms and the dining room, central air throughout, front and rear steel security doors, a working security alarm system with motion detection, and a front door intercom system. You will be pleased with calling this YOUR home. Make an Offer!! Sellers Motivated. ALL reasonable offers will be considered.

Full Property Detailsfor 8240 Forrest Avenue


  • Sold For: $169,900
  • Taxes: $2,140 (2017)
  • Status: Closed
  • Type: Townhouse
  • MLS ID: 1000432801
  • Added: 312 day(s) ago


  • Includes: Land Only


  • Rooms/Areas: Living Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Attic
  • Interior Features: Skylight(s), CeilngFan(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Intercom
  • Flooring: Wood, Vinyl



  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Half Bathrooms: 1


  • Total Bedrooms: 3
  • Master Bedroom: Master Bedroom, Upper 1
  • Master Bedroom 2: Master Bedroom, Unspecified
  • Bedroom 1: Bedroom 1, Upper 1
  • Bedroom 2: Bedroom 2, Upper 1

Other Rooms

  • Living Room: Living Room, Main
  • Family Room: Family Room, Main
  • Kitchen: Kitchen - Kitchen - Gas Cooking, Main
  • Laundry: Basement


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


  • Garage: Yes
  • Attached garage: Yes
  • Garage Spaces: 1
  • Parking Features: Street, Off Street, Attached, Garage, Garage Door Opener


  • Area: 19150 (19150)
  • County: Philadelphia
  • Development Name: Mt Airy (East)
  • Subdivision: Mt Airy (East)
  • Cross Streets: Mt. Pleasant
  • Driving Directions: East on Mt. Pleasant Ave, Left on Forrest Ave, House on Left

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
  • Utility Description: Cable TV

Structural Information

  • Architectural Info: AirLite
  • Structure Type: Townhouse/Rowhouse
  • Construction: Brick, Stone
  • Basement: Yes
  • Basement Entrance: Yes
  • Basement Desc.: Partial, Outside Entrance, Fully Finished
  • Foundation: Stone, Concrete Perimeter
  • Roof: Flat
  • Windows: Bay/Bow, Energy Efficient
  • Entry Location: Foyer
  • Stories Description: Lower 1, Upper 1
  • Square Feet: 1,296
  • Sq. Ft. Source: Assessor
  • Finished Above Grnd: 1,296 Sq. Ft.
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Built Source: Estimated
  • Property Condition: Average+

Unit Information

Unit 1

  • Bathrooms-Lower: 1

Additional Structures

  • Other Structures: Above Grade

Lot Features

  • Lot Size (Acres): 0.04
  • Lot Size (Sq. Ft.): 1,890
  • Lot Dimensions: 18 x 105
  • Lot Features: Front Yard
  • Zoning: RSA5
  • Lot Description: Front Yard

Financial Considerations

  • Price Per Sq. Ft.: $131.09
  • Tax w/Assessment: $152,900
  • Tax Amount: $2,140
  • Tax Year: 2017

Disclosures and Reports

  • Ownership: Fee Simple
  • Lot: 153

Listed by Realty Mark Associates, Anthony T Jones
Sold by RE/MAX Specialists, Darlene Jamison

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Schoolsserving 8240 Forrest Avenue

School District:The School District Of Philadelphia
School Name
Franklin S. Edmonds School
8025 Thouron Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19150
0.2 mi
Morris E. Leeds Middle School
1100 E Mount Pleasant Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19150
0.3 mi
Martin L. King High School
6100 Stenton Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19138
1.4 mi
Disclaimer: School data provided by Pitney Bowes. School attendance boundaries are for reference only. Contact the school directly to verify enrollment eligibility.

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Listed by Realty Mark Associates, Anthony T Jones
Sold by RE/MAX Specialists, Darlene Jamison

8240 Forrest Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19150 (MLS# 1000432801) is a Townhouse property that was sold at $169,900 on October 27, 2017. Want to learn more about 8240 Forrest Avenue? Do you have questions about finding other Townhouse real estate for sale in Cedarbrook? You can browse all Cedarbrook real estate or contact a Coldwell Banker agent to request more information.