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    6901 Germantown Avenue

    PHILADELPHIA, PA 19119
    • $695,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 237 days
    • ID#: PAPH874626
    $695,000
    • 0
      BEDS
    • 0.3
      ACRES
    • 0
      BATHS
    • 0
      1/2 BATHS
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Commercial
    Built:
    1798
    County:

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    Description

    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.

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    6901 Germantown Avenue PHILADELPHIA, PA 19119

    • Price: $695,000
    • Status: Active
    • ID#: PAPH874626
    0
    Beds
    0
    Baths
    0
    ½ Baths
    0.3
    Acres
    1798
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    19119 (19119)
    County:
    Philadelphia
    Area:
    19119 (19119)
    School District:
    The School District Of Philadelphia
    Property Description
    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.
    Exterior Features

    Construction Materials Masonry Garage YN No Parking Types Parking Lot Riparian Rights YN No Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    Building Area Total 3918.00 Cooling Central A/CWindow Unit(S) Heating Forced Air Heating YN Yes Net Square Feet 3918.00

    Property Features

    Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2020 Association YN No Business Type Other Central Air YN Yes Cooling Fuel Electric Heating Fuel Natural Gas Historic YN Yes Hot Water Electric Incorporated City Name Philadelphia Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Number Of Units Total 1 Original MLSNumber 304036998591 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession 90-120 Days Cd Property Sub Type Office Sale Type Standard Sewer Public Sewer Tax Annual Amount 7045.00 Tax Assessment Amount 503300.00 Tax Lot 72 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Zoning Rsa3 Zoning Description Cmx 2 Overlay

    Listing courtesy of Weichert Realtors Mccarthy Assoc-Northwest Phila.


    ©2020 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Nexthome Force Realty Partners. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2020-10-25T23:49:39.237.
     
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