MLS® ID: 7263379
7520 RIDGE AVENUE
PHILADELPHIA, Pennsylvania, 19128 $459,000
Early Turn-of-the-century Stone Colonial... Come experience this warm and comfortable Center Hall Colonial located in upper Roxborough on Ridge Ave and Oriole Street that features almost 4000 interior sq ft of living space. You'll love the quality and tasteful touches of the past lovingly integrated and preserved throughout the years in this one of a kind property with a wonderful floor plan. Complete renovation and re-design of the kitchen, with 42" maple wood cabinetry, granite counters, island and commercial appliances; brand new powder room with laundry room on the first floor. Other highlights and upgrades include: a recent remodeled living room with cathedral ceiling, exposed stone wall and newer carpeting; recently remodeled bathrooms; meticulously refinished hardwood floors throughout; beautiful original crown moldings, solid wood doors and glass hardware, original oak millwork unpainted; Master suite with sitting area, office and walk-in closet; high ceilings throughout; roof (2004); gutters have guards all around; mudroom; detached two car garage with slate roof and off-street parking; large enclosed porch; house completely rewired in (2006/2007) (including new 200 amp panel), with the exception of one remaining knob and tube circuit that serves a couple of outlets and lights on 2nd floor; Garage was rewired (2010);Heating system was replaced in (2009), with two zones established; although the third floor is un-heated, pipes and control wires were run between basement and third floor when kitchen was remodeled; newer double pane insulated windows. The house presides on a level .36 acre corner lot with fenced backyard*, lovely landscaping, pretty perennials which adds a touch of country living to this unique city home located in Dearnley Park. Handcrafted elegance with contemporary features abound! *Property was surveyed by city in 2006 which resulted in back fence moving towards neighbor by eight feet along entire length.