Listing Office:Bhhs Fox & Roach-Center City Walnut
Lot Size:0.08 Acres
Welcome to 525 Roxborough Avenue - gorgeous contemporary city house with luxurious amenities, parking and access to everything the city has to offer. This 4 bedroom 3.5 bathroom home was designed by renowned architect Harman Deutsch with the ultimate in cool, luxurious, urban living in mind including an 4-stop elevator from the finished lower level all the way to the master floor. Perfect floor plan for modern living, lots of glass and sophisticated contemporary finishes. Enter through a covered entry into a fabulous living floor - An open staircase on the first floor lets you see straight through to the rear of the house and creates a spacious living room perfect for entertaining. The large eat-in chef's kitchen features an 8 foot island with seating for 4 people, stainless steel appliances including beverage center, a built-in wall oven and microwave, quartz countertops, dining area plus large floor to ceiling pantry and a custom built-in home office plus powder room. French doors off the kitchen open out to a 15' deck which spills onto a deck plus 40' fenced-in backyard complete with shed, lovely gardens and patio, ending in a 20' 2-car pad parking area. The second floor features 2 large guest bedrooms, a full bathroom with a double vanity, water closet and shower over tub. In addition, a 7' and 10' hall closet, a linen closet, and overlook to the first floor and a convenient laundry room and pocket door complete this floor. Third floor master floor oasis features approximately 900 square feet of the utmost in luxury living. The huge 17' x 17' master bedroom at the rear of the house features two large sliding glass doors to a balcony overlooking rear yard. Walk down a hallway of glass into the luxurious 17' x 17' master bathroom with an oversized 8' long, 4' wide shower with dual stations complete with rain shower and handheld faucet. The shower features frameless glass door plus an elegant freestanding soaking tub, an oversized dual vanity, separate water closet, linen closet and laundry room. A large walk-in closet completes the master floor. Ascend to the pilot house and pass a bar on your way to the rooftop deck with sweeping views of the Wissahickon. Large finished lower level with a 4th bedroom, hall bathroom and sitting area would make great guest quarters, au-pair suite or in-law quarters. Additional interior features include ceiling fans with remotes in all bedrooms and living room and remote control blinds on all front windows. Enjoy spacious fenced-in backyard including custom-made storage shed, pavers around fire pit which makes for great hosting, raised garden beds and paved parking. Steps to the Wissahickon trails, walkable location, easy access to major highways, Chestnut Hill, the suburbs and so convenient to Center City. 8 years remain on the 10 year tax abatement.