Lisa Mitchell user icon

Lisa Mitchell

Member Since 2008

Trust Score (38)
Academic Faculty or Staff
Matched Member

4 BR Faculty Home in University City, Philadelphia, Walk to Penn & Drexel

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Listing #36317


House | Entire Home | House Sitting Requested
Rates from USD $500 | Weekly

About

Fully furnished, sunny, well-maintained 4 BR/2 BA three-story Victorian twin on friendly tree-lined street in University City. Easy walk to U. Penn campus (10-12 blocks), Drexel (16 blocks), University of the Sciences (7 blocks). 1/2 block from #34 SEPTA trolley line to Penn, Drexel, Center City, Amtrak station, and mainline trains. On UPenn free shuttle and bus routes. Wood floors throughout, central A/C, ceiling fans, energy efficient windows, well insulated (lower heating costs than most W. Philly Victorian houses). Two working fireplaces (one wood-burning, one gas). Friendly block, great neighbors, big front porch, 3-season sun room and back patio with gas grill. Rent $2650/month (negotiable). First floor--living room w/woodburning fireplace, dining room, spacious and well-equipped cook's kitchen, 3-season sunporch off kitchen. Second floor--family room w/working gas fireplace & piano; large office with two large desks, printer, and sofa; one large bedroom with double bed; and one full bath with shower/bathtub. Third floor--two large bedrooms, one with a queen-sized bed and one with a twin bed; one small bedroom adjacent to master bedroom, which could be set up as nursery with crib and rocking chair or with a twin bed; one full bath with shower/bathtub. Lots of closets. Full attic with plentiful storage space, plus full basement with washer, dryer, and children's play area. Use of Honda Civic and four bicycles also a possibility (child car seats available).

Bedrooms
4

Bathrooms
2

Offices
1

Size
2,550 ft2

Suited For
6

Property Type
House

Availability

From May 23, 2021 until June 25, 2021

Additional Dates

August 8, 2021 until August 21, 2021

Minimum Stay

1 Month | Dates are flexible for this listing

Comments: Start & end dates flexible

Location

House in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Closest University

Penn, Drexel, Temple, University of the Sciences

Nearby Universities
University of Pennsylvania, Drexel, Univesity of the Sciences, Temple, Villanova, Rutgers-Camden, Bryn Mawr, Haverford, Swarthmore

Comments: University City

Surroundings

  • Off Campus
  • Walk to Campus
  • Urban
  • Historic Home
  • Near Restaurants
  • Near Shops
  • Near Public Transportation

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $500 Weekly | Negotiable

The cost of utilities can be discussed

A cleaning service is not included

Considerations

Ask about the suitability of the home for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

Ask about the availability of a car

House Sitting

I am looking for help while I am away

I would like help with mail and deliveries

Features

Interior

Furnished

Baby Furniture

Connectivity

High Speed Internet

Wi-Fi

TV

Printer

Exterior

Balcony or Patio

Garden

Accessibility

Stairs

Temperature Control

Air Conditioning

Fireplace

Appliances

Oven

Stove

Microwave

Refrigerator

Dishwasher

Washer

Dryer

Creative

Piano

Reviews

There are no reviews posted here yet.

Lisa Mitchell user icon

Lisa Mitchell

Member Since 2008

Trust Score (38)
Academic Faculty or Staff
Matched Member