School District: The School District Of Philadelphia
Address: 6446 OVERBROOK AVE
Neighborhood: Overbrook Farms
This grand Dutch Colonial Revival home, designed by D. K. Boyd, is located in the National and Philadelphia Historic District of Overbrook Farms and is ready for the next owner to restore it to its’ turn of the century grandeur. Upon walking up to this lovely home, you are welcomed onto the large covered front porch that is perfect for entertaining. As you venture through the front door, you are greeted by a large living room with high ceilings, impressive millwork and a fireside parlor area complete with an original seating bench with storage. The formal dining room has built in corner cabinets and large windows including a bay window. The pocket door can be closed to provide a private dining experience. The café door leads to the kitchen with updated stainless steel appliances and an island with a gas cooktop. There are plenty of built in cabinets for storage making this kitchen a cook’s dream. A powder room is off the kitchen as well. Adjacent to the kitchen is a quiet, cozy den. As you walk up the curved stairway to the second level you will see a window on the landing that looks out onto the secluded side yard. The primary bedroom complete with a sitting room, private bath and laundry room is on the second level. The updated marble primary bath has an oversized shower. The laundry room is adjacent to the primary bath. There are 2 additional bedrooms and a full bath on this level as well. One of the bedrooms has a fireplace. The third level has 3 additional bedrooms and another full bath with a ball and claw foot tub. This property originally had 8 bedrooms and could easily be converted back to an 8 bedroom home. The property is steps from the 147 acre Morris Park which boasts miles of hiking trails along Indian Creek, a meadow, a brook, and a playground. Just a third of a mile to Friends’ Central School, and half a mile from the regional rail, which offers an 11 minute trip into Center City.
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