Built in 1850 for Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedys' great great great grandfather, Michael Bouvier, this stately townhome in Society Hill embraces original detail infused with contemporary design. Boasting soaring ceilings and light-filled rooms, this home is warm and welcoming. The first floor features a luxurious living and dining room with double French doors leading out to private and serene outdoor terrace and patio area. The true chefs kitchen is located on the first floor in the rear of the home with custom cabinets, a large island and top of the line appliances. French doors open off the kitchen eating area to a private patio with gas grill area. A lovely powder room is conveniently located on this floor as well. Second floor has a gracious family room/library with custom built ins spanning the width of the room along with a charming powder room. Oversized master suite has two walk in closets with a master bath fitted out with glass enclosed shower, Japanese soaking tub, and double vanities. Third floor has two bedroom suites with private baths and the top floor has an oversized bedroom with another full bathroom. Basement level is finished and has a larger cedar closet, laundry room (with two sets of washers and dryers) sauna, and an additional bedroom and full bath. There is access to the exterior from this level as well. 2019 tax assessment is currently under appeal.
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