6942 Cresheim Road

Philadelphia, PA
$ 549,900 Beds 4 Baths 2.5 Sq 2,500
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Properties like this don’t hit the market often! Better than new construction! This property is so unique! It's the best of both worlds with modern updates and preserved original exterior character. Corner stone twin in the Allen Lane section of West Mount Airy. This magnificent home is an architectural masterpiece that has been meticulously renovated. The attention to detail would be appreciated by any prospective homeowner. The way the old and new are seamlessly woven together creates a sense of grandeur that cannot be matched. The most perfect location, close to Wissahickon Valley Park, Weaver’s Way Co-op, Acme, Allen Lane Regional Rail, and all the shops and cafes on Germantown Avenue. Perfect blend of stately craftsmanship, modern design, and original character. You’ll love strolling through the tree-lined street when you come home after a long day. From the moment you step through this home's front porch, it will feel like a warm embrace welcoming you in. The classic exterior with stone work is sure to become your favorite place for relaxation and unwinding after long days. This home boasts 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, guest powder room, and massive basement. Enjoy the ultra-wide, open-concept first floor with bright interiors, designer colors, elegant wainscoting, crown molding and recessed lighting throughout. The entire first floor is filled with natural sunlight through the bountiful brand-new windows. Don’t overlook the sunny bay windows , custom fabricated railing, and so much more. Notice the detailed renovation, trimwork, modern fixtures, and elegant parquet flooring throughout the entire first floor. However, the focal-point is the stunning, gourmet kitchen tastefully updated and featuring a breakfast island, brand new self-closing chic cabinetry, sophisticated granite counters, stylish backsplash, and stainless-steel appliances; gas range, microwave, and dishwasher. This chef’s kitchen is the perfect place to entertain, spend time with family, or to simply unwind. Don’t overlook the convenient, first-floor guest powder room and laundry hook-up behind the kitchen. Looking for outdoor space? Enjoy the easy access to the oversized brand-new deck for ultimate entertainment and relaxation. The second floor boasts 4 spacious, sunny, and cozy bedrooms with 2 full baths. Plenty of windows to capture the sunlight. Don’t overlook the closets and generous layouts. The master suite features extra tall ceilings, large closets, and an elegant en-suite private bath suite with designer brand-new vanity, tiles, and fixtures. The entire upstairs boasts brand new parquet floors throughout. Custom imported doors are an exquisite and unique accent to every room that will instantly impress. The home is complemented with brand new pluming, electric, and efficient central air system. Brand new water heater! The basement provides massive storage and offers unlimited potential for conversion into play area, gym, guest area, or entertainment center. This home is better than new construction given its original character and sophisticated charm! Truly built to impress and guaranteed to wow your guests. Enjoy all-points Historic Germantown, Chestnut Hill, and Mounty Airy. Just minutes to Center City! Alive with the charm of yesteryear, this lovely historic home exudes a sense of time-tested character. Ready for immediate possession and move-in. Disclosure: For security purposes, all of our properties are under live video and audio surveillance before settlement.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 549,900
  • Lot Size
  • 3,920 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,500
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1927
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • $ 3908
  • County
  • Style
  • Victorian
  • Area
  • 19119
  • MLS#
  • PAPH2004338
  • Zip
  • 19119
Listing Provided by: REDBLOCK Realty Inc.
Data Source: Bright MLS - 382 - MD



Accessibility None
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Basement Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry
Cool Fuel Other
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 85
Garage Y/N No
Heating Heat Pump - Gas BackUp
Levels 2
MLS Area 19119 (19119)
Middle/Junior High School HENRY H. HOUSTON SCHOOL
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Porch(es), Deck(s)
Possession Immediate
Price Per Sq Ft 219.96
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Twin/Semi-Detached
Subdivision Name MT AIRY (WEST)
Tax Annual Amount 3908.0
Tax Lot 58
Tax Year 2021
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSA3

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2500
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
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
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel None
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Living Area 2500
Main Level Bedrooms 4
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 4

Exterior Features

Lot Dimensions 40.06 x 100.00
Lot Size Acres 0.09
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 3961.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • 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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Per Month

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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Elementary School Henry H. Houston School Elementary School
Middle School Henry H. Houston School Middle School
High School Germantown High School

Price History

6/25/2021 Listed $599,900
8/4/2021 4% - $579,900
8/19/2021 2% - $569,900
9/15/2021 4% - $549,900

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19119

AVG $670K
AVG $4,087
AVG 159
Year Built
AVG 1947


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6942 Cresheim Road Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $549900 with 2500 sqft and a lot size of 3,920 SqFt Acre(s). 6942 Cresheim Road Philadelphia has 4 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1927. The property's zip code is 19119 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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