231 Monroe St, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

231 Monroe St, Philadelphia, PA, 19147 < >
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Square Feet:2594
Lot Size:0.05 Acres
Year Built:1862
Status:Active Under Contract
MLS #:PAPH2197574
Date Updated:
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Welcome to 730 South American Street, also known as 231 Monroe Street, a stunning and historic 3 bedroom 3.5 bathroom home located in the heart of Queen Village in Philadelphia. This home offers a blend of classic charm and modern amenities, creating the perfect space for both entertaining and everyday living that is sure to captivate you. The owner has made tons of improvements to the property since he purchased it. Improvements include New Sub Zero Fridge, new Speed Queen Washer and Dryer, ADT Security/smoke/CO2 detectors, new rooftop condensers, new gas hot water heater with high recovery tank, new lighting on third floor, new kitchen fixtures, upgraded plumbing, crown molding, backyard landscaping, upgraded flooring, new covered garage, 3 new Kohler memoir toilet seats with comfort seats, toilet bidet combo in primary bedroom, new water filtration system, water softener, new wet bar with wine fridge and mini fridge, and a new heater and AC system. Step inside and be greeted by beautiful original hardwood flooring, high ceilings, and elegant moldings, which provide a warm and inviting atmosphere. The spacious living room features large windows, which flood the room with natural light and offer stunning views of the private courtyard. The living room leads to the private courtyard and covered garage. To the left of the entryway is a formal dining room that provides ample space for hosting dinner parties, and the updated kitchen features stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, and ample cabinetry for storage. In addition to the kitchen, there is a small powder room and a closet with beautiful built-in shelving. The second floor offers two spacious bedrooms, each with its own unique character and charm. The primary suite features built-in shelving, a spacious seating area, tons of windows with natural light, a spacious bathroom with a beautiful shower, double vanity, and ambient lighting. The additional bedroom features built in shelving and an attached bathroom with a soaking tub and beautiful natural lighting. The third floor features an upper level den with a wet bar that leads to a beautiful outdoor sun deck that features ample seating space and a view of the courtyard. Right off of the den, you will find a bedroom with a spacious closet with built-in shelves. The third floor houses a beautiful bathroom with a soaking tub. The finished basement offers additional living space, perfect for a home office or playroom. The basement has two closets with built-in shelves in addition to two storage closets. The previous owner also set up a unique wine cellar in the basement. The home also features a huge back courtyard with beautiful trees and perfect space for entertaining guests or relaxing with family. The property also includes a spacious covered garage which is a rare find in the city. Located in the sought-after Queen Village neighborhood, this home is surrounded by a vibrant community, fantastic restaurants, and local shops. This neighborhood is home to some of the city's best restaurants, shops, parks, and attractions. In addition to great restaurants, Queen Village is also home to some of the city's best attractions. South Street is a popular destination for shopping and entertainment. Just down the street, you'll find Society Hill, Headhouse Square, and Penn's Landing.All in all, Queen Village is an amazing place to live and visit. And now that you know a little more about it, I'm sure you can see why. With its prime location and timeless beauty, 730 South American Street is a rare gem that will not last long on the market. Schedule your visit today and make this stunning historic home yours. The property was once a 4 bedroom home but the sellers did not need 4 bedrooms so turned the third level into an open entertainment room. It can be converted back to 4 bedrooms if desired. Seller is motivated to sell. Submit your best offer today!
Interior Details
Above Grade Fin SQFT: 2594Architectural Style: Traditional
Basement Type: Partially FinishedBathrooms Full: 3
Bathrooms Half: 1Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2,
Wall & Ceiling Types: 9'+ CeilingsWindow Features: Replacement
Fireplace Features: MarbleFireplaces Count: 1
Flooring Type: Hardwood, StoneLevels Count: 3

Exterior Details
Water Access YN: NWaterfront YN: N
Water Oriented YN: NNavigable Water YN: N
Lot Features: Rear YardLot Size Acres: 0.05
Lot SQFT: 1966.00Garage Spaces Count: 1.00

Community Information
HOA YN: NSenior Community YN: N
Zoning: RM1MLS Area: 19147 (19147)
County: PHILADELPHIACross Street: American
Municipality: PHILADELPHIASubdivision Name: QUEEN VILLAGE

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Property Information From MLS Data
Accessibility Features: NoneSecurity Features: Security System, Smoke Detector
Story List: Main, Upper 1, Upper 2Virtual Tour: Click here
Year Built: 1862New Construction YN: N
DOM: 206

Financial Information
Tax Annual Amount: 12248.0Tax Year: 2023
Sale Type: Standard

Sewer Septic: Public SewerWater Source: Public
Cooling Type: Central A/CCooling Fuel: Electric
Electric Service: 200+ Amp ServiceHeating Type: Forced Air, Heat Pump - Electric BackUp, Zoned
Heating Fuel: Natural GasHot Water: Other

Listing Information Courtesy of:
Co List Agent Full Name: Alexandra Amira Hussain
List Office Name: Compass Pennsylvania, LLC
List Office Phone: 2674358015
Co List Office Name: Compass Pennsylvania, LLC
List Agent Full Name: Brett L Rosenthal

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Loan Amount:$1,424,000
Loan Type:30 year fixed at %
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Property Taxes: (1.5%)
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Listing courtesy of Brett L Rosenthal, Compass Pennsylvania, LLC

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