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Kristen Foote

538-40 Spruce Street

$1,599,998 538-40 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106

Beautifully updated, Society Hill historic townhome just off Washington Square.  This stately corner estate is a rare find, with modern finishes throughout and 2-car gated parking on the courtyard.  Entering from Spruce Street, the main level is spacious and unique, with an living room that spans the width of the home, featuring a gas fireplace, and expands through to the dining area.  The impressive chef's kitchen is outfitted with high-end stainless steel appliances and allows abundant natural light with views south and west. Access from the courtyard is just through the rear foyer.  This level also has a powder room. Take the stairs or the elevator to the second level that opens to a large family room.  There are two bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms, a third bedroom that can also serve as a den, and laundry on this level.  The Primary bedroom is on the third level with an expansive primary ensuite bathroom with double vanity, separate shower and jet tub.  The primary suite level also has a walk-in closet as well as a parlor.  The fourth level is a loft area, with two additional large rooms. Abundant natural light and hardwood floors throughout. Located just off Washington Square.  Custom floorplans of the property are available.

  • Sold
  • 4
  • 4.5
  • 4,000 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 4,000 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: PAPH2033834
  • Type: Townhouse
  • Neighborhood: Old City - Society Hill
  • School District: The School District of Philadelphia


  • Total Bedrooms: 4
  • Total Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Laundry Room: Upper Level Laundry
  • Fireplace: Gas Fireplace

Exterior & Building

  • Stories: 4
  • Parking: 2-Car Parking
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air
  • Disability Features: Elevator


  • Sales Price: $1,599,998
  • Real Estate Tax: $21,129/yr
  • Zoning: RM1

538-40 Spruce Street

The Neighborhood:
Old City - Society Hill

Highway construction nearly wiped the neighborhood’s population out in the 1970s.

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