Skip Navigation Links
$749,900
3bed
3bath
2,655 sfsquare feet
0.03acacres
2134 East Firth Street , Philadelphia, 19125

2134 East Firth Street Philadelphia PA 19125

On one of Kensington’s best blocks, this 1912 former rectory is now one of the area’s most interesting and appealing residences. With exposed brick and stone walls, fabulously high ceilings for great volume, hardwood floors and walls perfect for the art collector, Parish House is itself like a work of art. Every update added to this to the structure during its restoration was chosen to fit the original materials, giving the entire space an organic feel, from the custom steel and oak stairwell to the custom Pella Architect Series windows to the polished concrete kitchen countertops, green roof deck and many additional features. The Tudor-arched front door opens to a dramatic, step-up, open main living space, airy and open. Beyond, through a wide doorway with exposed steel beam, is a well-designed kitchen with high ceilings, skylit dining area, stainless appliances, an undermount sink, hidden refrigerator, pantry and timeless finishes. Entertain a crowd with ease on this first floor. Upstairs, a large landing leads to three expansive bedrooms and a roof deck. Each bedroom has generous closet space. The hall bath serving two bedrooms showcases marble, wood wainscoting and tile along with a custom, slate-topped vanity. The main suite is a true refuge with a walk-in closet, skylights and access to the greenery-lined roof deck as beautiful as any in the city. The main suite bath is outfitted with a custom double vanity with wall-mounted faucets, a soaking tub and frameless glass shower, all accented by tile wainscoting, Moroccan-influenced floor tile and a pretty chandelier. As a bonus, the lower level is finished and serves as a fun space for watching television, relaxation, studying, home office. It includes a powder room. There are two zones of HVAC, a video intercom, Sonos sound system and smart-home controls for HVAC and security. For the buyer seeking one of the finest examples of adaptive reuse in the city, look no further than Parish House.
  • This site is protected by reCAPTCHA see our Privacy Policy

Media

DETAILS

  • Listing Id
    PAPH2001208
  • Status
    Closed
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Baths
    3
  • Lot Size
    0.03 ac
  • Year Built
    1875
  • Property Style
    Historical
  • Cooling
    Central A/C - Gas
  • Neighborhood
    East Kensington
Loading...

Sign Up For Email Newsletter

  • This site is protected by reCAPTCHA see our Privacy Policy

Links

Social

© 2024 Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC. All rights reserved. Sotheby’s International Realty® and the Sotheby’s International Realty Logo are service marks licensed to Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC and used with permission. Sotheby’s International Realty Affiliates LLC fully supports the principles of the Fair Housing Act and the Equal Opportunity Act. Each office is independently owned and operated.

This website is not the official website of Sotheby’s International Realty. Real estate agents affiliated with Sotheby’s International Realty are independent contractors and are not employees of Sotheby’s International Realty. The information set forth on this site is based upon information which we consider reliable, but because it has been supplied by third parties to our franchisees (who in turn supplied it to us), we can not represent that it is accurate or complete, and it should not be relied upon as such. The offerings are subject to errors, omissions, changes, including price, or withdrawal without notice. All dimensions are approximate and have not been verified by the selling party and can not be verified by Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC. It is recommended that you hire a professional in the business of determining dimensions, such as an appraiser, architect or civil engineer, to determine such information.

Website Data Collection Preferences
Real estate website design, development and optimization by Organic Return