Enjoy a year-round beautiful historic mansion on 2 acres.
Sleeps 16 people in 6 bedrooms each with full baths.
Newly renovated and spacious Kitchen, BBQ, Gym, Billiards, TV.
AC and hardwood floors throughout home.
Accessible to downtown Philadelphia in 20 minutes. SEPTA stop down the street.
Welcome to our home! Built in the late 1800s originally as a private residence, the house has been meticulously restored and renovated to maintain its historic charm. It sits on a beautifully landscaped 2 acres with year-round flowers and trees. Located in a safe neighborhood with walkable food markets, it is also easily accessible to downtown Philadelphia in 20 minutes.
The house has two floors. When you first walk in, the expansive entryway provides access to the first floor spaces that are connected to a wireless stereo system for music to be streamed through the first floor. The first floor has a large living room, billiards and adjacent sitting room, expansive dining room (sits up to 10 guests), newly renovated kitchen with breakfast nook and sitting area, gym with treadmill, elliptical and bike. There are 2 half bathrooms also on the first floor.
A large, sweeping staircase brings you to the second floor to the 6 spacious bedrooms, each with an attached full bathroom. Sleeps 16 persons with 1 king, 4 queen beds, 1 double and 1 twin bed; air beds and children's travel cribs allowable. Maximum number of overnight guests is 16 persons.
The outside of the house has a wrap around porch, walking path to view the landscaped grounds with year-round blooming flowers, and a private courtyard with a working pond that emits a soothing waterfall. Friendly fish and lotus flowers live in the pond. The courtyard has an outdoor dining table and chairs for 4 and also a grilling area. The courtyard trees are lighted and provide a romantic glow in the evening! Outdoor events are limited to use of the courtyard; side yard is only available for picture taking and light outdoor games (i.e. no tents or chairs are to be used in the side yard).
Disponible para huéspedes
There is parking in the gated lot available for 6 guest vehicles as well as additional free parking on the street in front of the house. House is fully wheel chair accessible. This is a non-smoking property; Smoking is not permitted inside the house or ballroom. No pets. Maximum number of overnight guests is 16 persons. Sheets and towels are provided.
Atención a los huéspedes
A Property Manager lives in another apartment on the property and is generally available for questions and concerns.
Otros aspectos destacables
Events in the home will be considered on a case by case basis for a maximum of 50 guests and is contingent upon an additional event fee. Please contact us to arrange a viewing and to further discuss event details.
An avid reader, traveler, theater go-er and yoga practitioner. Love to cook in our beautiful kitchen, especially with items from our garden. We are both successful professionals who happily married one another on our very own property with ceremony outside in the picturesque courtyard by the pond surrounded by flowers, cocktail hour in the house and dinner and dancing in the attached ballroom.