Expertly crafted and beautifully maintained, 1918 Lombard Street stuns with three bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms within the heart of the highly sought-after Rittenhouse Square neighborhood.
Upon first glimpse of this home, the impressive brick facade presents original charm and unmatched character. Enter the open concept first floor into the gorgeous kitchen, complete with custom floor-to-ceiling wood cabinetry, granite countertops, tile flooring, front-facing windows, and stainless steel appliances from Gaggenau, Fischer Peckel, Sharp, and Liebherr. Continuing towards the back of the home, beautiful hardwood flooring carries you into the open dining and living rooms. The light-filled space features recessed lighting, uniquely crafted built-in shelves, and a gas fireplace with marble surround. While remarkable on its own, the panoramic glass doors truly makes this space one-of-a-kind. A wall of folding glass doors opens to reveal a tranquil patio surrounded by greenery, creating the perfect mix of indoor-outdoor entertainment. Completing the first floor is a powder room with wood wainscoting.
Venturing to the second floor, the nicely sized first bedroom facing south includes hardwood floors and a full wall of floor to ceiling closets. The front-facing second bedroom/den contains built-ins, a bright bay window with cozy bench, and a wall of closets with a conveniently located new washer/dryer. Through a pocket door, find a renovated and spacious Jack & Jill bathroom with exquisite marble tiling, stall shower with rain shower head, brilliant luxury soaking tub, quality craftsman vanity with vessel sink, towel heater, and heated floor.
On the third floor, the large primary bedroom has an incredible vaulted ceiling, gas fireplace with white brick surround, built-in shelving, and beautiful hardwood floors. Accessed through French doors, enter the gorgeously renovated primary bathroom complete with a stall shower, built-in Mr Steam steam shower, quality craftsman vanity with vessel sink, heated floors and towel rack. A wall of floor-to-ceiling windows invites soft, natural light, accompanied by Andersen sliding glass doors to the second outdoor deck, all newly installed in 2020. This upper, south-facing space is perfect for enjoying evening drinks under the stars.
Heading downstairs to the unfinished basement, you’ll find a dry sauna, treadmill, full shower and sink, plus ample storage. This space can easily be converted into an additional guest room, media room, or in-home gym. Working from home is made easy with ethernet drops on every floor. Custom window treatments, surround sound, security system, ring doorbell, and many upgrades throughout complete this home!
Situated just blocks from scenic Rittenhouse Square park and in the Greenfield School Catchment, this location can’t be beat! Just steps from restaurants, shops, the Schuylkill River Trail and Markward Playground, plus convenient to the University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, 30th Street Station, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, public transportation and major highways. Owner is offering 1 year of pre-paid parking at a nearby lot with an accepted offer!