227 Grape Street

Philadelphia, PA
$ 610,000 Beds 3 Baths 3 Sq 2,600 Virtual Tour
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Simply inspiring example of adaptive re-use! Artful transformation of 1-story 100 year-old industrial building into a 3-story superbly constructed 3 bedroom, 2 full, 2 half bath detached residence full of light, masterful design with both open and private spaces, soaring ceilings, warm salvaged woods, appealing textures of finish materials. Features to love on every floor. Enter into a vestibule with 1/2 bath and hall closet. First floor is open concept living. The room is flooded with sunlight with large, efficient use of living spaces. A stylish, cook's kitchen with locally sourced wood and Pennsylvania soap stone counter tops. Island bar custom-made from Pennsylvania cherry wood. Stainless steel appliances including deep stainless steel sink with garbage disposal, dishwasher, microwave and refrigerator/freezer. A 5-burner electric stove and oven. Soft-close drawers and cabinets. Two French doors lead to a secluded fenced back yard for gardening, alfresco dining and entertaining. Custom built staircase built with poplar and pine step treads from trees grown in Doylestown area. Custom-made light fixtures on the staircase and hallways. Spanish clay tiles in the hallway bath. Sumptuous Primary Bedroom flooded with sunshine offering huge walk-in closet with closet organizers, a lovely south-facing balcony for morning coffee above the treetops, huge well-lit primary bathroom with double sinks and stunning marble shower with bench and rain shower head. Two more sizeable bedrooms on the 2nd floor with ceiling fans and double closets. 2nd floor hall bath with shower over tub. Open set of stairs leads to a simply breath-taking light-filled 3rd floor great room with oversize windows offering miles of north and south views. Plenty of room for working at home, for games, TV, relaxation. The great room leads to a 22x23 fiberglass deck that invites warm weather life, dining al fresco, sunbathing and more. This is an all-electric house with cedar siding, Anderson double-paned windows, Pella double paned door, Pennsylvania yellow pine floors throughout the house. All utilities brand new: tankless hot water heater, 200 AMP electric service with circuit breakers, electric heat pump for heat and Central Air on 1st and 2nd floors. High efficiency mini-split for heat and cold air on 3rd floor. Exterior walls with R19 insulation. Ceiling under roof with R49 insulation. Three dimensional asphalt shingle roof. Long alley to the right of the house gives access to the back yard for bikes, garden equipment, cooking grills and more. Please note: City of Phila likely to re-assess property for real estate tax purposes upon sale. This property is located on a quiet, one-way street stretching with very little traffic from Fleming to Dexter Streets at the top of Manayunk Hills. Easy to walk to Roxborough's Ridge Avenue shops and public transit or down the hill to Manayunk's popular restaurants and shops on Main Street. And just a block away on Fleming Street is the Twisted Gingers Taproom and Pizza Shop where home brewed beers are on tap and where neighborhood families enjoy good food, drink and fun. This is a house to fall in love with--maybe to give yourself for Christmas! Showings start Sunday, 12/20/2020 (Co-listing agent related to owner.)


  • Price
  • $ 610,000
  • Lot Size
  • 1,742 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,600
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1925
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 504
  • County
  • Style
  • Contemporary,Converted Dwelling
  • Area
  • 19128
  • MLS#
  • PAPH970490
  • Zip
  • 19128
Listing Provided by: BHHS Fox & Roach-Chestnut Hill



Acceptable Financing Negotiable
Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Dryer - Front Loading, Energy Efficient Appliances, Exhaust Fan, Instant Hot Water, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator
Architectural Style Contemporary, Converted Dwelling
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry, Other, Cedar, Cement Siding, Copper Plumbing, CPVC/PVC, Stucco, Vinyl Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C, Ductless/Mini-Split, Energy Star Cooling System
Electric 200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers
Energy Efficient Appliances, HVAC, Lighting
Exterior Features Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Facing Direction North
Flooring Ceramic Tile, Wood
Floors In Unit Count 3
Garage Y/N No
Green Sustainability Recycled Materials, Regionally Sourced Materials, Salvaged Materials
Heating Central, Energy Star Heating System, Heat Pump(s)
Historic Y/N No
Interior Features Ceiling Fan(s), Combination Kitchen/Living, Dining Area, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Sprinkler System, Stall Shower, Tub Shower
Levels 3
Location Type Urban
MLS Area 19128 (19128)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Patio(s), Balcony, Deck(s)
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 234.62
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Asphalt, Rubber
Security Features Carbon Monoxide Detector(s), Smoke Detector, Sprinkler System - Indoor
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 504.0
Tax Lot 163
Tax Year 2020
Utilities Cable TV Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View City, Panoramic, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSA5

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2600
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N No
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bathrooms Half Upper Level 2 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Entry Level 1
Fireplace Y/N No
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Electric
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric, Instant Hot Water, Tankless
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 2600
Room Type Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Foyer, Great Room, Laundry, Utility Room, Bathroom 2, Primary Bathroom, Half Bath
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Rooms 8
Window Features Double Pane, Energy Efficient, ENERGY STAR Qualified, Insulated, Low-E

Exterior Features

Door Features ENERGY STAR Qualified Door(s), French, Insulated
Fencing Privacy, Rear, Wood
Foundation Details Slab
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Refrigerator, dishwasher, microwave, washer, dryer
Lot Dimensions 23.53 x 69.72
Lot Features Rear Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.04
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 1641.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Road Surface Type Paved
Roadresponsibility City/County
Spa No
Type of Parking On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Bathroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Foyer Main
Great Room Upper 2 Ceiling Fan(s)
Great Room # 2 Main
Half Bath Main
Half Bath # 2 Upper 2
Kitchen Main Breakfast Bar,Built-Ins,Countertop(s) - Recycled Content,Flooring - HardWood,Island,Kitchen - Eat-in,Kitchen - Electric Cooking
Laundry Main
Primary Bathroom Upper 1
Primary Bedroom Upper 1 Balcony Access,Flooring - HardWood,Primary Bedroom - Sitting Area,Walk-In Closet(s)
Utility Room Main


  • 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

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Based on the average sale price from the McLean, VA office

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

12/20/2020 Listed $610,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19128

AVG $310K
AVG $2,715
AVG 30
Year Built
AVG 1964
AVG 67
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227 Grape Street Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $610000 with 2600 sqft and a lot size of 1,742 SqFt Acre(s). 227 Grape Street Philadelphia has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1925. The property's zip code is 19128 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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