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1908 Carpenter Street is an intricately designed and expertly constructed single-family home unlike any other property on the market. The spacious layout, extensive outdoor accommodations, and artistic implementation of high-quality materials make for a stunning, yet subtle ambiance that will leave its fortunate owner with a single thought in mind: “I have arrived.”
Situated in the heart of Philadelphia’s coveted Graduate Hospital neighborhood, the location of this newly constructed haven is just one of many features that add to its appeal. Conveniently positioned within walking distance of several of Philadelphia’s prime attractions – including Rittenhouse Square, the Philadelphia Art Museum, and the Schuylkill River Trail, as well as Center City’s Business District and several state-of-the-art hospitals and universities – the location of 1908 Carpenter Street is absolutely ideal to meet a wide variety of interests and lifestyles.
Constructed from marble and classic red brick, this lovely home is both aesthetically pleasing and stable and durable for generations to come. The custom-ordered windows provide a natural source of sunlight into the entire home, helping the home’s 1,809 square feet feel twice its size!
Upon entering the home, the striking details which make the house so unique will undoubtedly stand out. The consistent use of certain features results in a modern, yet classic, atmosphere that is simply timeless. The amenities include (but are not limited to), gorgeous 5″ x 3/4″ tongue and groove hardwood floors, LED skylights, tiled floors in the kitchen and bathrooms, custom cabinetry, and a wide staircase that travels from the first through third floors, directly aligned with an exposed brick wall – a piece of architectural artwork in and of itself.
The front entrance leads to a picturesque living room, with plenty of additional space to include a dining room set or breakfast nook to host family meals.
The kitchen is one of the home’s greatest assets. It features easy-to-clean tile flooring, a generous amount of cabinets, and custom-built, wooden shelves above the granite countertops. Brand new, high-end GE appliances are included to make the moving process as seamless as possible.
Directly off the kitchen, a gated brick patio provides the perfect space for a garden, grill, or wet bar – the ideal patio for hosting summer gatherings with friends.
The home’s second floor comprises of two sizable rooms with compartmentalized closet space and appealing views of the charming neighborhood. Also included are a laundry room, complete with brand new GE washer and dryer, and a spacious, tiled bathroom with a double vanity sink and tub. No detail went overlooked in the design of each of the home’s 2.5 bathrooms, including the installation of blue tooth speakers in each!
The entire third floor of the home makes up the master suite, complete with his and her closets, large bay windows with views of Carpenter Street. The spa-like bathroom includes a spacious vanity, double sink, custom cabinets, tiled floors, and an amazing shower that will inevitably leave you in a complete state of relaxation and bliss each time you jump in.
Situated directly off the master suite is a charming wooden deck and balcony which overlooks Carpenter Street. The deck provides a peaceful outdoor oasis to make your morning coffee routine even more delightful.
The pièce de résistance of the entire abode, the roof deck of 1908 Carpenter Street is immense – capable of fitting all of your favorite people for a roof deck soiree, and quiet enough for a relaxed evening at home with a good book. The best part? It provides the most outstanding view of the City of Brotherly Love – an ideal flourish to the home that will remind you that “you have arrived” each and every time you walk through the door.
Call today for a private showing!
Contact Jaclyn at 215.964.5821 for a private showing.
Listing Price: $699,000
Sq. Ft: 1,809
3 Bedrooms, 2.5 Baths