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Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19106 United States of America

Listing # 141346

Rates From USD 1400 Monthly
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Last Updated: Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Welcome to the Captain's House in Old City--$1400

Furnished, 1BR loft apartment in renovated historic, 18th century warehouse of Old City Philadelphia. Bright, peaceful and modern living in the heart of the city for an academic professional to enjoy. Approximately 750sqft divided between two floors. Newly renovated kitchen, induction stove, coffee bar, and smart oven. 12ft ceilings, large windows and dining nook with lots of light greet you upon entry. Flat screen tv w/ cable and high speed internet. Spiral staircase leads down to separate bedroom (queen bed) with beautiful exposed brick wall and office space, with a new washer/dryer in closet. Utilities included. Secured entry in a 4 unit building with other quiet, working professionals and faculty colleagues. Have peace of mind with low traffic common area. Walk to Delaware river front, coffee shops, restaurants, bars, and gyms/yoga/spin/etc. Market-Frankfurt line is just 2 blocks away. Easy trip to Philadelphia academic institutions and Main Line.
$1400/month. 2 month minimum. Sorry we cannot rent for a full calendar year. This apartment is not suitable for small children.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
750 Sq. Feet
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Studio or Loft


Available from Sunday, August 1, 2021 until Friday, December 31, 2021
Minimum Stay
2 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
2 month minimum. Semester or part-semester stay
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Philadelphia
Postal Code - State or Province 19106 PA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Old City, Historic, Center City East
Closest University University of Pennsylvania
University nearby Drexel University, Thomas Jefferson, University of the Arts,

Rental Price:

USD 1400 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
2 month minimum, $700 Security deposit returned after end of rental
Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


  • Near Shops
  • Walk To Campus
  • Urban Environment
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Public Transports

Additional Information:

  • Furnished
  • Available for Academic Term
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Available for Short Term
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Stairs
  • TV
  • Other:


Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

Perform Housesitting Duties?:

  • Care for Plants
  • Forward our Mail

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Member Since Jul 19 2020
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About Me
About me: My husband and I are both tenured faculty at UNC Chapel Hill. I am part owner of the Front Street building. We are open to research academics and professionals, looking for a flexible space for the short term/semester.

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