145 E Bells Mill Road

Philadelphia, PA
$ 1,300,000 Beds 4 Baths 3.5 Sq 6,292 Virtual Tour
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This one of a kind treasure was carefully designed and beautifully crafted over several years as renowned architect John Simon Sabatino's own personal residence. specifically sited with the purpose of capturing maximal light and an open flow throughout each of the 3 interconnected pavilion areas, Casa Mura artistically integrates the modern sun-filled style of the current residence, with the stunning stone walls, arches and garden structures of the historic mansion which once occupied this location. The current owners who have award winning landscape design expertise, have further enhanced the breathtaking grounds, specimen plantings and perennial flower beds, so they are fully and immediately visible from the interior spaces. Interior spaces include 10' ceilings with white walls and millwork, large bright windows at every turn, light oak floors, spacious rooms with a wonderful open flow internally and reaching out to the stunning outdoor spaces, great room with fireplace, dining room opening up to a shared screened porch with the great room, large white kitchen with breakfast table area, first floor laundry, large first floor master suite with private views, his and hers walk- in closets and marble bathroom, 3 second floor bedroom suites with 2 additional full baths, partially finished basement and more. This completely private oasis is just minutes from the charming town of Chestnut Hill with all of it's wonderful shops, restaurants, hubs of transportation and easy access to Center City Philadelphia, trains and the airport. Move right in!

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 1,300,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.71 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 6,292
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1989
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • $ 13857
  • County
  • Style
  • Contemporary,Mid-Century Modern
  • Area
  • 19118
  • MLS#
  • PAPH1022782
  • Zip
  • 19118
Listing Provided by: Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty
Data Source: Bright MLS - 382 - MD



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N Yes
Appliances Cooktop - Down Draft, Dishwasher, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Freezer, Microwave, Oven - Double, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Wall, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater, Cooktop
Architectural Style Contemporary, Mid-Century Modern
Association Fee Includes Common Area Maintenance
Association Y/N Yes
Basement Full, Interior Access, Improved, Heated, Partially Finished
Bathrooms Count Main Level 2.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry, Other
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 52
Exclusions See Agent
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Gutter System, Stone Retaining Walls, Street Lights
Flooring Hardwood, Ceramic Tile, Marble, Partially Carpeted
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
HOA Fee 100.00
HOA Fee Frequency Annually
Heating Hot Water
Interior Features Breakfast Area, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Walk-in Closet(s), Built-Ins, Carpet, Combination Kitchen/Dining
Levels 2
MLS Area 19118 (19118)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Screened, Terrace
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 206.61
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Roof Asphalt, Pitched
Security Features 24 hour security, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Fire Detection System, Main Entrance Lock, Motion Detectors, Monitored, Security System, Smoke Detector
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name CHESTNUT HILL
Tax Annual Amount 13857.0
Tax Year 2021
Utilities Cable TV, Electric Available, Water Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Garden/Lawn, Panoramic, Scenic Vista, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 6292
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 6292
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Room Type Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Library, Breakfast Room, Sun/Florida Room, Great Room, Laundry, Mud Room, Storage Room, Bonus Room, Full Bath, Half Bath
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 2
Window Features Double Pane, Casement, Palladian

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 2
Door Features Atrium, French, Sliding Glass
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry, Garage - Side Entry
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions See Agent
Lot Dimensions 230.34 x 145.00
Lot Features Backs to Trees, Landscaping, Level, Open, Partly Wooded, Private, Rear Yard, Trees/Wooded, Vegetation Planting
Lot Size Acres 0.71
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 30818.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Paved Driveway
Pool Y/N No Pool
Road Responsibility Boro/Township
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 8
Type of Parking Attached Garage, Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 1
Bonus Room Lower 1
Breakfast Room Main
Dining Room Main
Full Bath Upper 1
Full Bath # 2 Upper 1
Great Room Main
Half Bath Main
Kitchen Main
Laundry Main
Library Main
Mud Room Main
Primary Bedroom Main
Storage Room Lower 1
Sun/Florida Room Main


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Bowie, MD office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

5/28/2021 Listed $1,300,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19118

AVG $1.67M
AVG $10,303
AVG 171
Year Built
AVG 1962


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145 E Bells Mill Road Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $1300000 with 6292 sqft and a lot size of 0.71 Acres Acre(s). 145 E Bells Mill Road Philadelphia has 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1989. The property's zip code is 19118 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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