6901 Germantown Avenue

Philadelphia, PA
$ 695,000 Beds 0 Baths 0 Sq 3,918 Virtual Tour
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The Gorgas House, a stately structure historically certified with registration No. 15 by the Philadelphia Historical Commission, is a fine example of Colonial architecture from the 1780-1799 period in Pennsylvania. Originally a private home built by Joseph Gorgas, a lumber merchant, the use of the property changed over the years from residential to commercial. Buyer restoration can qualify for a 20% one time tax credit over a 5 year period. The facade is dressed Chestnut Hill random stone ashlar. Side walls are field stone, with stone and plaster additions. The main roof is standing seam tin. The structure is 3,918 square feet exclusive of the basement. The interior has many original architectural details with a combination of hardwood and random width pine flooring throughout. First floor consists of an entrance hall, conference room, reception room with fireplace, executive office with built-in bookshelves, two large general office areas, kitchenette, and a powder room with ceramic floor. Second floor consists of three small offices, a large sales area with fireplace, a conference room with fireplace and built-in bookshelves. Third floor consists of two spacious office rooms with full bathroom. The partial basement has plaster dashed stone foundation walls and brick floors. Heating system is gas-fired forced warm air. Central Air cools the first floor and separate window air conditioners enhance the cooling on the second and third floors. Electrical is 200 amperes with circuit breakers. There is paved parking for 10-12 cars.

Commercial

  • Price
  • $ 695,000
  • Lot Size
  • 0.3 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 0
  • Sqr Footage
  • 3,918
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 0
  • Year Built
  • 1798
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 7045
  • County
  • PHILADELPHIA
  • Style
  • Area
  • 19119
  • MLS#
  • PAPH874626
  • Zip
  • 19119
Listing Provided by: Weichert Realtors McCarthy Assoc-Northwest Phila

Features

General

Accessibility None
Business Type Other
Construction Materials Masonry
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C, Window Unit(s)
County PHILADELPHIA
Heating Forced Air
Historic Y/N Yes
MLS Area 19119 (19119)
New Construction No
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession 90-120 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 177.39
Property SubType Office
Property Type Commercial Sale
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Tax Annual Amount 7045.0
Tax Lot 72
Tax Year 2020
Total Units 1
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSA3
Zoning Description CMX 2 OVERLAY

Interior Features

Central Air Y/N Yes
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Total Restrooms 2

Exterior Features

Building Area Total 3918.00
Car Parking Spaces 15
Lot Dimensions 117.35 x 182.45
Lot Size Acres 0.30
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 12940.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Total Parking Spaces 15
Type of Parking Parking Lot
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Affordability Calculator

$3,068

Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Bethesda, MD office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Schools

Elementary School Unknown Elementary School
Middle School Unknown Middle School
High School Unknown High School

Price History

3/2/2020 Listed $750,000
7/31/2020 8% - $695,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19119

Price
AVG $410K
$700K
Taxes
AVG $3,544
$7,045
Visits
AVG 81
126
Year Built
AVG 1903
1798
Walkscore
AVG 86
90
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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6901 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $695000 with 3918 sqft and a lot size of 0.3 Acres Acre(s). 6901 Germantown Avenue Philadelphia has 0 bedrooms, 0 baths and was built in 1798. The property's zip code is 19119 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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