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Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19130 United States of America

Listing # 120355

Rates From USD 1825 Monthly
Academic Pending
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Last Updated: Thursday, September 24, 2020

Fully furnished 1 BR, 1 BA - Philadelphia, PA - Art Museum area, parking included!

Stunning 1 BR Penthouse Bi-level Loft in Historically Certified Building
Vibrant Art Museum/Fairmount Neighborhood - Home away from home!

If you’re enjoying a sabbatical, in transition, or on a long-term assignment in Philly, this special home is perfect for you. You’ll have free gated parking, but you might prefer to walk, cycle, hop on one of the many public transit options, or take an inexpensive Lyft or cab.

Bordering on beautiful Fairmount Park and the Philadelphia Museum of Art, you’ll enjoy the calm of a residential area yet have easy access to the lively Fairmount neighborhood and bustling Center City with all its cultural, historical, sports and dining attractions.

This condo, in the desirable, safe, and convenient Fairmount district, is a stunning, spacious, fully furnished bi-level one bedroom/one bath loft on the top floor. It is steps from the Art Museum and river walks and just minutes from Center City, close to restaurants, cafés, and excellent public transit. It has easy access to I-76 and I-95. Get to and from Amtrak’s 30th Street Station with connections to New York and Washington, D.C. in ten minutes and to Philadelphia International Airport in twenty-five minutes by car or rail.

You’ll enjoy living in a secure, renovated historic building, friendly yet private. The condo features beautiful, sustainably-sourced oak, bamboo and ceramic tile floors. Its high ceilings accommodate plentiful windows and skylights that provide abundant natural light as well as park and sunset views. With custom closets, built-in bookshelves, central air, ceiling fans, dishwasher, in-unit washer/dryer, fully equipped kitchen, and high-thread-count linens, this will become your classy yet comfortable oasis.

You’ll have access to a communal roof deck (with the best views of fireworks on New Year’s Eve, July 4, and special occasions), secured bicycle room, and gas grills in the courtyard. Extra icing on the cake: A space in a gated lot is included!

The condo features eco friendly materials, a super comfortable queen bed with headboard, desk and shelving, queen sleeper sofa, dining and living room set and microwave.

It is convenient to the University of Pennsylvania and Temple, Drexel, Jefferson universities, among others, as well as medical and law schools, hospitals, Center City, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Rodin and Barnes Museums, Avenue of the Arts featuring the famous Philadelphia Orchestra and Ballet, the Franklin Institute, Academy of Natural Science, Free Library of Philadelphia, and of course, Independence Hall and the historic district.
You can walk or bike to Boathouse Row and the Schuylkill River Trail, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, farmers markets, gyms, public transportation, numerous restaurants, pubs and cafés,
pharmacies, local specialty shops.

Philadelphia’s Art Museum neighborhood is rich in Victorian-era architecture and close to many of the city’s world-renowned museums and landmarks including the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Rodin Museum, Eastern State Penitentiary, Franklin Institute, Free Library of Philadelphia, and the new Barnes Foundation on the Parkway. Philadelphia’s Art Museum neighborhood borders on Fairmount Park, the nation’s largest municipal park — an ideal location for hiking, biking, sports, a run with the dog, or a lazy day in the sun. In recent years the Art Museum area has blossomed with bistros, taverns, grocery stores, cafés, and a prized community garden, the Spring Gardens. The neighborhood and surrounds are known as Art Museum, Fairmount, and Spring Garden.

Easy access to carshare and bikeshare, SEPTA bus routes #7, 32 and 48 and airport connections.


Number of Bedrooms
Number of Bathrooms
Number of Offices
Surface Size
830 Sq. Feet
Suited for
2 people
Property Type
Apartment or Condo


Available from Thursday, October 15, 2020 onward
Minimum Stay
6 month(s)
Flexible With Dates
Comments on Dates
6 months minimum; 1 year or more preferred
*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 19130 PA
Country United States of America
Neighborhood Keywords Fairmount, Art Museum
Closest University Drexel University
University nearby University of Pennsylvania, Jefferson, Temple, La Salle, Saint Joseph's, Bryn Mawr, Villanova, Swarthmore, Haverford

Rental Price:

USD 1825 Monthly
Rental Fee Comments
You'll receive a warm welcome and guidance getting to know the neighborhood and surrounds.
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
  • Available for Long Term
  • Off Campus
  • Architectural Gem
  • Available for Short Term
  • Historical Home


  • Modern Kitchen
  • Washer
  • Dryer
  • Dishwasher
  • Air-Conditioning
  • Wireless Network
  • Elevator
  • Stairs
  • Reserved Parking
  • Balcony or Patio
  • Other: Secure, gated parking, shared courtyard, roof deck


Kid Friendly

Smoke Free
Pets Welcome
Car Available

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