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Gorgeous classic center hall Colonial that epitomizes Swarthmore charm has been tastefully updated throughout. Ideally situated for proximity to elementary school, train, the downtown center, swim club, playing fields and playgrounds, this lovely home checks all of the boxes. Enter the front door into the foyer and immediately view the traditional details and quality finishes of hardwoods, mouldings and built-ins. To the left is a large, light living room spanning the full depth of the home and featuring a new natural gas fireplace. Beyond the living room is the family room with French doors to the two-tiered deck which~lends itself to outdoor privacy while entertaining or relaxing. Once a sunporch, this family room is now serving as a music room and office, but is also ideally suited as a play room or den. On the other side of the front hall is the formal dining room with built-ins which can easily host large dinners. Adjacent to the dining room is the large updated kitchen. This gourmet kitchen effectively serves as the hub of the home, with a large island, additional eat-in counter seating, natural gas cooking, plentiful storage, and a service area that is pre-plumbed for a wet bar. Off the kitchen, tucked away for privacy, is the powder room as well as the laundry room with more storage and an exterior door that accesses the fenced dog run. The back of the kitchen has a mud room area and French doors leading to the porch and deck next to the driveway, a level lawn as well as the two car detached garage. Upstairs is a master suite with updated private bath and ample walk-in closet space. There are two more sun-filled bedrooms and a hall bath on the second floor. The third floor is the perfect retreat, with small office area opening to the fourth bedroom. The basement is unfinished and dry, with loads of room for extra storage. Numerous recent improvements include roof, downspouts, sewer lateral, plumbing lines, basement French drain and sump, among others. Delivering the full package of space, character, condition and updates, this home offers easy access to public transit, the airport, key roadways and major employment centers all while being located in the award-winning Wallingford Swarthmore~School District. The Borough of Swarthmore is complete with sidewalks, the college and the retail village which features shopping and professional services and plays host to community events such as Fun Fair, Food Truck-a-thon, 4th of July kids decorated bicycle races and so much more making this a one-of-kind place to live.

Property Highlights

Type

House

Style

Detached, Colonial

Year Built

1936

Subdivision

SWARTHMORE HILLS

Inside City

Not Specified, SWARTHMORE

County

DELAWARE

Property Details for 224 N SWARTHMORE AVE

224 N SWARTHMORE AVE is a house for sale in Swarthmore, PA 19081. This 3288.00 SQFT house sits on a 0.42 acre lot and features 4 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Built in 1936, this house has been on the market for a total of 2 weeks and is currently priced at $635,000.

Bedrooms

Bedrooms
4

Bathrooms

Full Bathrooms
2
Half Bathrooms
1

Other Rooms

Basement
Full

Exterior

Pool
No Pool

Heating & Cooling

Central Air
Yes
Cooling
Central A/C
Cooling Fuel
Electric
Heating
Hot Water
Heating Fuel
Oil

Services

Water
Public
Sewer
Public Sewer

Parking

Garage Spaces
2.00
Detached Garage Spaces
2
Parking
Detached Garage  /  Driveway  /  On Street
Garage Features
Garage - Front Entry

Building

Total SQFT
3288.00
Total Finished SQFT
3288
Above Grade Finished SQFT
3288
Property Sub Type
House
Structure Type
Detached
Architectural Style
Colonial
Stories
3+
Accessibility Features
None
Other Structures
Above Grade  /  Below Grade

Construction

Year Built
1936
New Construction
No
Construction Materials
Stucco

Lot

Acres
0.42
Lot SQFT
18295.00
Zoning
R10 - SINGLE FAMILY
Land Use Code
R-10

Waterbody

Waterfront
No
View of Water
No
Waterbody Tidal
No

Community

Subdivision
SWARTHMORE HILLS
County
DELAWARE

Schools

School District
WALLINGFORD-SWARTHMORE

Address

Address
224 N SWARTHMORE AVE, SWARTHMORE, PA 19081
Street Address
224 N SWARTHMORE AVE
City
SWARTHMORE
Zip
19081
Latitude
39.90517044
Longitude
-75.34308624
State
PA

Pricing

Sale Type
Sale
Price
$635,000
Price Per SQFT
$193.13

Status

MLS ID
PADE438144
Status
Active
Published Date
March 13, 2019
Modified Date
March 19, 2019 at 4:27 AM

Taxes & Assessments

City Tax
1282.00
County Tax
1266.00
School Tax
10333.0
Tax Assessed Value
225912.0
Tax Lot
210-000
Tax Year
2018
City Tax Frequency
Annually
County Tax Frequency
Annually

Source

Agent
Brooke Penders
Agent Phone Number
6102990195
Office
CB Preferred-Media
Data Source
Bright MLS
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