Imagine yourself living in an extraordinarily unique carriage home, one of only 2 built like it, in one of the most desirable locations in the heart of the city? If you're tired of the same old HGTV modern clones, your search for something special has ended! This beautiful Washington Square West 20 ft wide treasure, located in the McCall school catchment area, combines historic character with modern living amenities and an incredibly convenient location for city life. Tucked away on a quaint colonial street with a pristine brick paved driveway and a one car garage offering hard to find parking for 2 cars. Park your car at home and enjoy the city's great activities just steps away! The front brick exterior speaks to history and original colonial styles with a barn-like garage door and old world look window shutters. Front door welcomes you into the foyer with garage access where you'll step into the first levels' great open floor space. The cook lovers kitchen offers Viking stainless appliances, custom cabinetry and beautiful granite counters with a breakfast counter open to the dining room. The two-sided wood burning fireplace on a floating wall creates the perfect ambiance between the dining room and the expanded living room...all with high ceilings. A small back yard off the living room adds a little bit of private outdoor space to this level as well as the entry of good natural lighting. The stairway brings you to one of the best highlights of this interior design with original exposed beamed vaulted ceilings throughout the entire 2nd floor. With two very spacious master suites to choose from, both have their own unique characteristics. One has an inviting wood burning fireplace and all around great charm, the other with a wide openness and its own very special features. Both great options! Each has a good size tiled full bath and with an abundance of closet space. Convenient hall laundry and a linen closet complete the 2nd floor. The upper level provides the third bedroom with its own beautiful new fully tiled bath and convenient kitchenette area. This added feature serves multi purposes for au pair space, guest suite, home office, or other use with easy kitchen access for entertaining on the incredible 600 sq ft rooftop deck. An appealing and useful pergola provides the perfect environment for comfortable seating and dining here. Overlooking the magnificent gardens in the neighboring property and the sunlight and evening lights of the city sky. The large roof deck adds just the right extra touch of outdoor space. Close to a plethora of world class restaurants and dining experiences, unlimited shopping, theaters, public transportation, historical sites, and a huge volume of city offerings nearby. A stone's throw distance from Jefferson University and Pennsylvania Hospitals, two of the city's most renowned prominent medical facilities is an added bonus. A truly rare find and a great opportunity!! If this checks all of your boxes, come see for yourself! 1 year Home Warranty is included for the Buyers at Settlement!
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