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Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15206 United States of America

Listing # 33354

Rates From USD 2750 Monthly
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Last Updated: Monday, October 12, 2020

Extraordinary Victorian Pittsburgh home available AY 2020-2021

Distinctive historic 5-bedroom, (currently furnished as 3 bedrooms, 2 offices), 2.5 bath, architectural gem home (Classic Victorian, built 1896), tastefully updated, on corner lot in highly desirable neighborhood. 5 successful rentals in the past to families large and small.

Hardwood floors throughout, central gas heat and central air conditioning. A washer and dryer are located in the basement.

Kitchen recently renovated to include 17 ft long granite countertops, 6-burner restaurant stove, windows on 3 sides, and every other imaginable feature for those who love to cook and/or entertain. Large backyard with flowers on 3 sides and grill, picnic table, buffet tables and lounge chairs on the 4th side. In the era of COVID-19, this garden is large enough, and far enough away from the street on all sides, to allow you to wander among the greenery without worrying about being in contact with others.

Working gas fireplace in dining area in kitchen, and 5 more non-working tiled Arts and Craft era fireplaces in living room and bedrooms.

Bay window, 2-story high original stained glass, and French doors on second floor with bright sunny reading nook.

Master bedroom takes up entire 3rd floor, and includes hidden home theater, cedar closet, and master bath with clawfoot tub and walk-in marble shower.

Abundant storage. May be rented semi-furnished or entirely furnished.

1 block from neighborhood dining street with 6 restaurants and 1 small grocery store. 2 blocks from large park with lake, woods, sledding, dog park, and frequent jazz concerts and movie nights, but away from busy roads. Located in beautiful safe residential neighborhood, near a variety of public and private elementary and high schools. House is close to Carnegie Mellon and the Univ. of Pittsburgh; equally close to Duchesne and other Pittsburgh universities; frequent public transportation is also one block away. 2 bikes are negotiable, as is car.

Pets may be allowed. Garden is surrounded by an electric dog fence so dogs are safe.

This is a perfect home for those who are arriving in Pittsburgh in summer/fall 2020 and want a place all ready for them as they decide where to make their permanent home.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
3200 Sq. Feet
Suited for
6 people
Property Type


Available from Wednesday, January 1, 2020 until Wednesday, September 1, 2021
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
Available academic year 2020-2021
*Approximate location of the property is within the blue radius. Red markers indicate surrounding points of interest including schools, universities, libraries and museums.

City Pittsburgh
Postal Code - State or Province 15206 PA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Highland Park
Closest University Carnegie Mellon University, University of Pittsburgh
University nearby Carnegie Mellon University, Duquesne, North Park, University of Pittsburgh

Rental Price:

USD 2750 Monthly

Rent Negotiable
Utilities Included
Cleaning Services Included


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

Additional Information:

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


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • High Speed Internet
  • Wireless Network
  • Printer
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Fireplace
  • TV
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Garden
  • Other: Extraordinary architectural details and yet cosy


Kid Friendly
Small Children Safe
Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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