1830 RITTENHOUSE SQUARE Unit: 5A

PHILADELPHIA, PA, 19103

$2,500,000

$751 per ft²
$2,500,000
$751 per ft²
Sold
Sold
beds
3 Beds
baths
3 Baths
carpenters-square
3,326 ft²
property_type
Condo
calendar
Built 1900
Rare opportunity to own a home in one of Philadelphia’s grandest and most coveted buildings: 1830 Rittenhouse Square, completed in 1913. Just steps away, the iconic park will be your front yard. This spacious two-bedroom/2.5 bath measures 3400 sf. Grand original features include high ceilings, abundant storage, and a 70-foot series of windows framing magnificent treetop views of the Square. Arriving on the fifth floor, turn the brass doorknob of the original 1913 carved front door and step into a long marble floored hallway. With bench seating on one side, there are nooks for display on the other. Near the end of the corridor, a door leads to a spacious Joanne Hudson kitchen. A long run of counters turns a corner into a nook, and a large island with cooktop and overhead range hood features bar seating. Ample cabinetry - some glass fronted - provides plenty of room for kitchen and dining necessities. French doors lead to a small Juliet balcony off the kitchen. Adjoining the kitchen is a room currently used for informal meals. The corridor leads to the living room, featuring gorgeous large windows with half moon panes, window seats, a fireplace (decorative only), pinpoint lighting, and wall sconces. Herringbone floors flow from the living room into a space currently used as a dining area. At one end of the living room is a separate, expansive room now used as an office. A hallway left of the front door leads to two bedrooms. The master bedroom has original arched windows. Its contemporary B&B Italia and Poliform custom closets provide ample storage. A large adjoining bath features a soaking tub, marble dropped sink, and glassed-in shower with tiled floor. The second bedroom is also spacious, with a cedar closet behind the traditional closet. Its private bath includes a glassed-in shower/tub. 1830 Rittenhouse Square was the first high-rise building on the Square. Designed by famed Philadelphia architect Frederick Webber, the original Beaux Arts detailing still remains in the building. A grand cast iron marquee above the front door is a Philadelphia landmark. Adding to its Old World elegance, 1830 is also the only building on the Square with elevator operators. PRICE REDUCTION TO $2,695,000 "AS IS CONDITION"
MLS® ID:
PAPH2072760
Updated:
8/15/22

Interior Features

Total Bedrooms
3
Full Bathrooms
2
Half Bathrooms
1
Cooling
Central A/C
Heating
Heat Pump - Electric Back Up

Exterior/Building Features

Architectural Style
Traditional
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
THE SCHOOL DISTRICT OF PHILADELPHIA

Other Property Details

Area Name
19103 (19103)
Taxes
$27279.00
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
HOA Amenities
Exercise Room
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
1
Parking
Rented/Permit Required
View
N
County
PHILADELPHIA
Water Source
Public
Pool
No
Zoning
RM4

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
7/14/22
Sold
-
-
7/14/22
Price Change
$2,500,000
-7%
5/11/22
Pending
-
-
3/25/22
Price Change
$2,695,000
-2%
3/7/22
Price Change
$2,750,000
-4%

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