542 Queen St, Philadelphia, PA, 19147

542 Queen St, Philadelphia, PA, 19147 < >
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Square Feet:5244
Lot Size:0.04 Acres
Year Built:1920
MLS #:PAPH2283222
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The crown jewel of Queen Village is well known by all for its unparalleled grandeur and towering cathedral windows. The prestige of this home begins with its beautiful brick façade with black wrought iron adornments and a double thick facia that resembles a crown that soars above neighboring homes. This grand home of over 5,000 square feet pulls out all the stops. Immediately upon entering, there is a formal reception room with rich wood paneled wainscotting, a hidden wet bar, and a gas-burning fireplace that creates an intimate gathering place for guests. On the first floor, you will also find an office/library featuring wood columns at the threshold, a beautiful staircase with antique finials and a custom-made stair runner from Belgium with brass hardware, a full marble bath with a walk-in shower, a laundry room with folding area, wet sink, and cabinetry, an oversized coat closet, followed by a back hallway with bonus/guest space and the 2 car garage, and an elevator. After ascending the stately staircase, you will encounter a charming, European-style atrium flooded with sunlight from the three skylights that can take you through French glass doors to the dining room or kitchen. The enormous, south-facing chef's kitchen with three oversized windows, wood floors, gleaming white/glass cabinets, stunning marble countertops that remind you of artic ice with tinges of blue, new commercial appliances (Viking, Subzero) walk-in pantry. When entering the formal dining room, you'll notice the majestic lead crystal chandelier, marble mantle, and wood burning fireplace. Around the corner, you will see a beautifully appointed powder room with crown molding. Completing the second floor is a grand living room that boasts a 14' high ceiling with stunning crown moldings, another wood-burning fireplace with a hand-carved Carrera marble mantle, a floor-to-ceiling built-in curio cabinet, and the beginning of those famous cathedral windows made of solid mahogany and approved by the Historical Society. Up the turned staircase, you will pass a stained-glass window arrive at the primary suite. Double doors that are seven and a half feet tall and open to a primary suite with floor-to-ceiling cathedral windows, fourteen-foot ceilings with crown molding, and wood floors. This ensuite encompasses an enormous walk-in closet with wood shelving. The spa-like bathroom boasts a crystal chandelier, a hand-crafted copper soaking tub, a heated Toto toilet, a large walk-in marble shower with marble tiled wainscotting, and a double sink vanity. After leaving the primary suite, you will pass through double French doors into the remaining third floor containing two bedrooms and another marble bath with an oversized walk-in shower and heated Toto toilet. This home boasts four new HVAC systems, a new 50-year rubber roof, two separate walk-in basements with tons of storage room, and an ELEVATOR that travels from the basement to the rooftop and GARAGE parking for 2 cars. This home is truly special and will delight even the most discerning buyer.
Interior Details
Above Grade Fin SQFT: 5244Architectural Style: Traditional
Basement Type: Full, Poured Concrete, UnfinishedBathrooms Full: 3
Bathrooms Half: 1Below Grade Fin SQFT: 0
Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square FeetRoom List: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Ro
Wall & Ceiling Types: 9'+ Ceilings, Wood WallsFireplace Features: Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Marble, Wood
Fireplaces Count: 3Flooring Type: Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Marble
Levels Count: 3Interior Features: Built-Ins, Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining A

Exterior Details
Roof: RubberWater Access YN: N
Waterfront YN: NWater Oriented YN: N
Navigable Water YN: NLot Size Acres: 0.04
Lot SQFT: 1700.00Garage Spaces Count: 2.00

Community Information
HOA YN: NSenior Community YN: N
Zoning: RESIDENTIALMLS Area: 19147 (19147)
County: PHILADELPHIACross Street: 6th
Municipality: PHILADELPHIASubdivision Name: QUEEN VILLAGE

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Property Information From MLS Data
Accessibility Features: NoneSecurity Features: Electric Alarm
Story List: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1, Upper 2Virtual Tour: Click here
Year Built: 1920New Construction YN: N
DOM: 45

Financial Information
Tax Annual Amount: 13109.0Tax Year: 2023
Sale Type: Standard

Sewer Septic: Public SewerUtilities: Cable TV, Electric Available, Natural Gas Available,
Water Source: PublicCooling Type: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: ElectricElectric Service: 200+ Amp Service
Heating Type: 90% Forced AirHeating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Listing Information Courtesy of:
List Office Name: Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty
List Office Phone: 2157352225
List Agent Full Name: Franz J Rabauer

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Loan Amount:$1,599,200
Loan Type:30 year fixed at %
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Property Taxes: (1.5%)
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Listing courtesy of Franz J Rabauer, Kurfiss Sotheby's International Realty

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