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DELIGHTFUL - IDEAL LOCATION Close to UPenn, Museums, Center City, Parks

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Listing #97010

Studio or Loft | Entire Home
Rates from USD $1280 | Monthly
Last Updated 10 days ago


THE BARING STREET STUDIO. -- AVAILABLE BEGINNING AUGUST 21 The Baring Street Studio apartment is a peaceful, beautiful, fully furnished apartment with an outstanding location and many great features. Plus there is thorough cleaning and vacancy between tenants following pandemic guidelines. It is located in a faculty-owned brick house that has high ceilings and big windows that was built in 1883 during one of Philadelphia's grandest moments in history. It is a quick walk to the UPenn and Drexel campuses and the Philadelphia Museum of Art. The efficiency is designed with visiting researchers, post-docs, grads, staff and medical residents in mind: a peaceful home in a great location. This delightful 1.5 room 2nd floor efficiency has many lovely historic features and also new amenities including a private entry, laundry, a large walk-in shower and wifi. It is available furnished or unfurnished. The studio has parquet floors, a decorative fireplace, and large bay windows with original wood shutters, ceiling fan. The kitchen is recently modernized and includes fridge, sink, cooktop and there is a laundry machine and dryer in the unit. The studio is just minutes walk to UPenn, Monell Institute, The Science Center, UPenn Hospitals and Drexel University. It is also just minutes walk to subway stations, Amtrak's 30th Street Station and many other great locations like the art museum, Schuylkill Banks riverside park with jogging and bike trails, Fairmont Park, and Center City. RENT • Short term rent less than 4 months is $1,380/mo + $110/mo utilities • Rent discount for  4 months or more is $1280/mo  + $110/mo utilities. • Utilities include hot and cold water, electrics, heat and wifi (Cable television not provided). • It is fully furnished and equipped -- all kitchen needs, sheets, towels, etc. Available furnished or unfurnished. NO PETS PERMITTED. Not handicap accessible. No Smoking.




400 ft2

Suited For

Property Type
Studio or Loft


From August 21, 2021

Minimum Stay

1 Month | Dates are flexible for this listing


Studio or Loft in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Closest University

University of Pennsylvania (UPenn)

Nearby Universities
Drexel University | Temple University | Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania | The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania | Swarthmore College | Haverford College | Villanova University | Bryn Mawr College | The University of the Arts

University City, Powelton Village

Nearby Cities

Haverford | Princeton | Villanova | New York | Camden | Swarthmore

Comments: Also walking distance to research institutes including Monell Chemical Sciences, Science Center, Philadelphia Museum of Art, and others. A short, direct subway the the American Philosophical Society and Chemical History Institute.


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

Rental Rates and Terms

Rates from USD $1280 Monthly

The cost of utilities can be discussed

A cleaning service is not included

Comments: Rent 4 months or more is $1280/mo plus $110 flat rate for utilities for stays 4 months or more. Less than 4 months is $1450/mo plus $110 flat rate.


The home is not suitable for young kids

Pets are not allowed

Smoking is not allowed

A car is not available





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