SoPhilly Spotlight: Backyard Buddha edition

For this week’s SoPhilly Spotlight, we bring you a precious Queen Village home whose zen-like back yard is as tranquil as you can get smack dab in the middle of the city.

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Located on a tiny street at 915 S. Fairhill St., this renovated house has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms in 1,500 square feet. It’s going for $349,000.

From the listing by Plumer & Associates:

Modern exquisite updates throughout, hickory flooring & excellent storage. 1st floor will WOW as you enter the large living room w/9 ft tall fireplace & hearth w/view of infinity deck leading to magnificent tranquil, landscaped garden w/water lily pond & cascading waterfall. Garden is large enough to entertain 20 people comfortably.

What the hell is an “infinity deck.”

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Also on 1st floor light filled dining room & updated granite kitchen w/new subway tiles, lighting, extra deep sink plus stainless steel appliances & pantry area. 2nd floor private master suite overlooks garden w/ walk-in closet, full bath showcasing beautiful Carrera marble flooring, x-lg linen closet & down the hall 2nd light filled bedroom.

A wee cramped, no?
A wee cramped, no?
That is a really nice bed
That is a really nice bed

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3rd floor 2nd master suite & 2nd full marble bath. 3rd floor door to large roof area w/garden view.

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This is absolute nonsense though:

Ample street parking & unlimited parking w/zone 7 permit

Since when was street parking in Queen Village “ample” or “unlimited?” That’s OK. It’s a nice place. Don’t you agree? Click Like to say yes.