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117 E Lafayette Street

WEST CHESTER, PA 19380
  • $779,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 28 Days
  • ID#: PACT2010298
Under Contract
UPDATED: 31 min ago
$779,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 0.09
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 0
    1/2 BATHS
  • 2,472
    SQFT
  • $315
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Villa/Townhouse
Built:
1873
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:

Description

There is a special charm that can be found along E Lafayette St in West Chester Boro, with brick sidewalks, tree-lined streets, and 1800+GGs architecture, all situated just steps away from Marshall Square Park. At 117 E Lafayette St, that historic charm blends with today+GGs modern conveniences. This compelling Italianate brick twin has 1-+-+ car driveway parking plus non-permitted on-street parking, central air, a full bathroom on the 1st floor, an enormous 2nd floor bathroom, an unfinished basement (storage, storage storage!) and it has the most delightful fenced backyard. But, above and beyond those convenient features, is the unnamed x-factor that this home has in spades. Original hardwood flooring, a front bay window, original plantation shutters, built-in storage and library shelving, skylights, niches, wainscoting+G- There is a surprising and unique detail to be discovered in every room. Just off the kitchen, you+GGll find the most inviting breakfast nook with built-in window seats with storage, and windows on 2 sides plus a skylight. This space is filled with natural light, and it absolutely beckons to the avid reader or to the green thumb indoor gardener. Upstairs there is an incredibly spacious primary bedroom, an incredibly spacious full bathroom, and another wonderful bedroom that would also make a great space to set up a home office. The 3rd floor features 2 more spacious bedrooms, both with high ceilings, ceiling fans, and the continued theme of character and natural light. But there+GGs more+G- 117 E Lafayette St also enjoys an idyllic fenced backyard with a brick patio, multiple seating areas, landscape beds, a storage shed, and a lawn for Fido to romp and play. This is a private and serene backyard oasis right in the heart of West Chester Boro. Walk to all your favorites +GG the Grower+GGs Market, the library, Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center, and the boro+GGs eclectic shopping and dining scene. This is a wonderful opportunity to own a charismatic home on one of the most sought-after blocks in West Chester. Request a personal tour today!

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117 E Lafayette Street WEST CHESTER, PA 19380

  • Price: $779,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 28 Days
  • Updated: 31 min ago
  • ID#: PACT2010298
4
Beds
2
Baths
0
½ Baths
0.09
Acres
2,472
SQFT
$315
$/SQFT
1873
Built
Neighborhood:
West Chester
County:
Chester
Area:
West Chester Boro (10301)
School District:
West Chester Area
Property Description
There is a special charm that can be found along E Lafayette St in West Chester Boro, with brick sidewalks, tree-lined streets, and 1800+GGs architecture, all situated just steps away from Marshall Square Park. At 117 E Lafayette St, that historic charm blends with today+GGs modern conveniences. This compelling Italianate brick twin has 1-+-+ car driveway parking plus non-permitted on-street parking, central air, a full bathroom on the 1st floor, an enormous 2nd floor bathroom, an unfinished basement (storage, storage storage!) and it has the most delightful fenced backyard. But, above and beyond those convenient features, is the unnamed x-factor that this home has in spades. Original hardwood flooring, a front bay window, original plantation shutters, built-in storage and library shelving, skylights, niches, wainscoting+G- There is a surprising and unique detail to be discovered in every room. Just off the kitchen, you+GGll find the most inviting breakfast nook with built-in window seats with storage, and windows on 2 sides plus a skylight. This space is filled with natural light, and it absolutely beckons to the avid reader or to the green thumb indoor gardener. Upstairs there is an incredibly spacious primary bedroom, an incredibly spacious full bathroom, and another wonderful bedroom that would also make a great space to set up a home office. The 3rd floor features 2 more spacious bedrooms, both with high ceilings, ceiling fans, and the continued theme of character and natural light. But there+GGs more+G- 117 E Lafayette St also enjoys an idyllic fenced backyard with a brick patio, multiple seating areas, landscape beds, a storage shed, and a lawn for Fido to romp and play. This is a private and serene backyard oasis right in the heart of West Chester Boro. Walk to all your favorites +GG the Grower+GGs Market, the library, Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center, and the boro+GGs eclectic shopping and dining scene. This is a wonderful opportunity to own a charismatic home on one of the most sought-after blocks in West Chester. Request a personal tour today!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Victorian Construction Materials Brick Garage YN No Lot Features Level Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Types DrivewayOn Street Patio And Porch Features Patio(S) Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Roof Metal Water Access YN No Water Oriented YN No Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 2472 Basement FullUnfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Central A/C Exclusions Wine Fridge Fireplace YN No Fireplaces Total 0 Flooring WoodVinylTile/BrickCarpet Heating Forced AirBaseboard - Electric Heating YN Yes Inclusions WasherDryerRefrigerator Interior Features Additional StairwayBreakfast AreaBuilt-InsCarpetCeiling Fan(S)Chair RailingsDining AreaWainscottingWood Floors Laundry Type Upper Floor Levels 3 Main Level Bedrooms 0 Room List Living RoomDining RoomBedroom 2Bedroom 3Bedroom 4KitchenFamily RoomBreakfast RoomBedroom 1Bathroom 1Bathroom 2 Rooms Total 9 Upper Level1 Bedrooms 2 Walls Ceilings Cathedral Ceilings9'+ Ceilings

Property Features

Accessibility Features None Assessment Year 2021 Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Cross Street Clover Alley Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel ElectricNatural Gas Hot Water Electric Municipality West Chester Boro Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 801153487876 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Possession Negotiable Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Twin/Semi-Detached Tax Annual Amount 5355.00 Tax Assessment Amount 157440.00 Tax Lot 0092 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features Bay/Bow Zoning Nc2

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©2021 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or CENTURY 21 Core Partners. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2021-12-02T13:52:57.823.
 
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