228 CONGRESS AVE $219,000

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    228 CONGRESS AVE LANSDOWNE, PA 19050

    ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
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    • 3 Beds
    • 1 Baths
    • 1,683 sq. ft.
    • Single-Family
    • MLS# PADE542874
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    Welcome to 228 Congress Avenue... a charming 3 bedroom home on one of the best street in Lansdowne. Congress Avenue has a wonderful neighborhood feel with well maintained homes. The wonderful architectural details make this house appealing inside and out. The exterior design will make you think you are in Normandy with the roof and window details. Enter into a welcoming hallway with a seating alcove and coat closet. The first floor includes a large living room with fireplace and built-in shelves and cabinets, dining room with built-in china cabinet, kitchen with brick arch accents, pantry/breakfast nook and a garden room with a view and access to backyard. The beautiful staircase leads to the second floor which has three ample sized bedrooms and an updated full bath. The house is bright and cheerful due to the many windows in each room, most of which are replacement windows which are efficient and easy to clean. Hardwood floors throughout with decorative ribbon trim on the first floor. Many improvements have been made in 2021 to benefit the new owner including fresh paint, new shower plumbing and fixtures, new bath vanity and plumbing, new kitchen sink and faucet, new circulator and auto water refill system on burner, new chimney liner (2019) and capping on the exterior facia and trim areas. Nice sized and private backyard with EP Henry paver patio. Walk-up attic with additional storage. Basement laundry and storage. Detached oversized garage and private driveway. Lansdowne offers great community events, art and music entertainment, a wonderful Farmer's Market and is easily accessible to the city via a quick train ride.

    • General Features
      • Condo Coop Association Y/N N
      • County DELAWARE
      • HOA Y/N N
      • New Construction Y/N N
      • Pool No Pool
      • Sale Type Standard
      • Senior Community Y/N N
      • Tax Annual Amount 6718.00
      • Tax Year 2020
      • Water Access Y/N N
      • Waterfront Y/N N
      • Year Built 1940
      • Zoning RESIDENTIAL
    • Building Features
      • Appliances Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Dryer, Washer
      • Basement Type Full
      • Cooling Fuel Electric
      • Cooling Type Window Unit(s)
      • Exterior Features Sidewalks, Street Lights
      • Fireplaces Count 0
      • Flooring Type Hardwood
      • Garage Spaces Count 1.00
      • Garage Type Garage - Front Entry
      • Garage Y/N Y
      • Heating Fuel Natural Gas
      • Heating Type Hot Water
      • Interior Features Built-Ins, Wood Floors
      • Roof Shingle
      • Sewer Septic Public Sewer
      • Style Colonial, Cottage, Tudor
      • Total Garage And Parking Spaces 3
      • Total Living Area 1683
    • Room Features
      • Bathrooms 1
      • Bedrooms 3
      • Full Bathrooms 1
      • Half Bathrooms 0
    • Property Features
      • Lot Features Rear Yard
      • Lot Size Acres 0.12
      • Lot Size Dimensions 50.00 x 100.00
    • Schools
      • School District WILLIAM PENN

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    GKS Brown Realty Services

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    GKS Brown Realty Services

    Office: 484-220-1000

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    Property History

    Date Event Price Percent Change
    -- Current Price Source New Value: $219,000
    4/13/2021 10:28:33 AM Status Changed Source New Value: ACTIVE UNDER CONTRACT
    4/8/2021 12:52:00 AM New in Database Source New Value: $219,000

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