821 S Saint Bernard Street

  • $575,000
  • 6 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1 Half Bath
  • 2406 sq.ft.

About this listing

Welcome to 821 S Saint Bernard Street! This charming Victorian twin is situated on a beautiful tree-lined street, boasting a classic deep porch that adds to its irresistible curb appeal. Step inside the vestibule entry and be greeted by a formal living room adorned with an elegant fireplace, infusing the space with character and cozy ambiance.

Continue into the large dining room that seamlessly flows into the spacious kitchen which has been meticulously renovated, resulting in a stunning transformation that will surely impress. The kitchen features brand-new stainless steel appliances, including a Bertazzoni range and Fisher & Paykel refrigerator, combining modern functionality with a sleek design. The centerpiece of the kitchen is the oversized picture window, allowing natural light to flood in while offering a picturesque view of the updated backyard. The kitchen tiles were inspired by originals that were discovered during the renovation, providing a touch of history and preserving the home’s heritage. The owners have taken special care to preserve the original pie cabinet, a delightful piece of history that adds a unique touch to the space.

The backyard has been thoughtfully redesigned, with the patio replaced by a lush green grass area, a charming fire pit area, and new fencing, creating a private oasis for outdoor enjoyment.

Additionally, the owners have added a brand new powder room off the kitchen, enhancing convenience and functionality.

As you ascend the lovely quarter-turn staircase, take note of the original stained glass windows that grace the main staircase, adding a touch of elegance and history to the home. The second floor houses three spacious bedrooms, each with its own unique charm and style, providing comfortable and inviting personal spaces. The second floor also includes a full bathroom with a gorgeous claw-foot bathtub, perfect for indulgent self-care moments.

The third floor offers three more bedrooms, providing flexibility for various living arrangements to suit your needs.

In addition to the stunning cosmetic updates, this home also boasts updated electrical throughout the majority of the home and a brand-new sewer line to the street. Every corner of the residence has been carefully considered and enhanced, providing a fresh and inviting atmosphere.

This remarkable home is ideally located within a short walk of the beloved Mariposa Food Co-op
plus vibrant dining options, such as Loco Pez, Bookers, Aksum, Dottie’s Donuts, and Clarkville. Enjoy walks to the weekly Farmer’s Market at Clark Park, shop for vintage finds at Jinxed West Philly, or stumbled into one of the many art centers & gallery spaces. Easily accessible to University City, UPenn, Drexel, Children’s Hospital, and more. Enjoy a quick and convenient trolley ride to Center City, expanding your access to Philadelphia’s finest attractions and amenities.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to own this meticulously updated gem, where historic allure meets contemporary living.

Property Details

Type Twin Victorian
Square Feet 2406
Lot size 24x98
Year built 1920
Beds 6
Baths 2
Half Bath 1
Extra features Front Porch
Back Yard
Fire Pit