949 N 5th Street, Philadelphia PA 19123
Recently refreshed, this 3720 square foot Townhouse in Northern Liberties is airy and features terrific natural light. The lot is enormous at 20′ x 140′ with a generous 70′ exterior slate patio and planting area, perfect for an urban garden. The front is a restored Victorian bay, with store front windows pouring light onto wood floors. Enter into a Living Room or Home Studio space with powder room, school house lights, a spacious window seat, and restored wide plank pine floors. Move through the space to the main sky-lit stair, and enter a new Kitchen with concrete countertops, with built in drain board, wood cabinets, reclaimed wood breakfast bar, and stainless steel appliances. This spacious kitchen opens into a Dining area with French doors into the garden, allowing for easy indoor- outdoor living and dining. With a subway tile backsplash and walk-in pantry, this generous space is a perfect place to cook and entertain. The kitchen, hallways and dining room all have maple floors. The 2nd floor, well lit by the overhead skylight and large windows facing east and west, opens off of the stairwell to a Great room with a wet bar, wood-burning fireplace, maple floors, and high ceilings. The 2nd floor rear has two hall closets, Bath with hex tile shower, a vanity of reclaimed wood, and a bidet. A walk-through closet connects the bath and the rear Bedroom. The Great room, hallway and Bedroom have maple floors. The 3rd floor opens into an Office/Den space with restored wide plank pine floors and a ceiling fan plus an extra walk in closet for additional storage space. The front Bedroom includes a walk in closet and restored wide plank pine floors. A new hall Bath with tub and laundry closet also has an additional skylight. The bath also connects to a walk-through closet for the rear Bedroom with maple floors, which looks out onto the garden and gets beautiful morning light. The side windows throughout the house are energy efficient, new in 2010. The main roof was replaced in 2013. There are 2 high efficiency HVAC systems, new in 2017. Hot Water Heater new in 2017. Water service new in 2017. The sewer was also replaced to the street.