September 21, 2021


Nuts about home

A two-bed room loft condo in a historic Old City constructing for $425,000

Possessing developed up in the Scranton area and the Poconos, Ash Ambirge was looking for something extremely distinct in terms of fashion.

“I didn’t want something generic,” states Ambirge, a author and blogger, recalling the 2018 search for a pied-à-terre in Philadelphia. “I desired my residing house to explain to a story.”

She was dwelling in Costa Rica at the time, and it was not substantially of a lookup: “I acquired it sight unseen. … It experienced terrific bones, and it seemed phenomenal. A working hearth, hardwood floors. It was coming of age of my possess.”

The condominium, which Ambirge is selling since she is relocating to Europe, is in a setting up that when housed the Christ Church Medical center for Ladies.

Most likely to clearly show its versatility, the developing was also the area of the Queer Eye Netflix Tv show’s Philadelphia year in 2020.

Constructed in 1900, the developing is architecturally motivated by the Flemish bond brick sample prevalent in the 18th century.

The floor ground entrance to the condominium is by the rear and is shared with one other residence.

The next flooring lobby has black brick flooring, vibrantly painted wainscoted partitions, and a portrait gallery of females.

The third flooring living house has 13-foot ceilings, wide home windows with treetop sights, exposed beams, and a functioning, wooden-burning fire.

The galley kitchen with a recently updated stove capabilities poured concrete countertops, a wine closet, and an adjacent laundry region with stackable washer/dryer.

There are two bedrooms and a big bathroom with new vainness and lights and a massive stroll-in closet.

The device has Google Nest thermostats, wi-fi LED recessed lights, common surge protectors, and updated appliances.

The constructing is permitted for brief-expression rentals (30 days or additional) with the capability to check out Airbnb with condo board acceptance.

The owner will also take into consideration offering the unit furnished at a negotiated selling price increase.

It is listed by Elizabeth Convery of Compass Pennsylvania for $425,000.