2037 Spruce St. Philadelphia, PA 19103
7 bedrooms, 5 baths, 4648 sq. ft.
CAT5E wired house Whole home water filtration system Radiant.. Welcome to the most modern equipped home that ancestors of William Penn have occupied. Use your wireless fob to enter the double door vestibule of this lovely home or be buzzed in as a guest via the cameras and remote access from a cell phone or the web. Note the tremendously tall ceilings of this historic building which was first built in 1865 w/ over 40 feet of stained glass windows, more than 60 windows total and two skylights providing wonderful daylight. Enter the spacious entertaining living room complete with over-sized marble fireplace. Continue in and note the historic rounded wooden stairwells which have been meticulously stripped, restored and refinished to their original splendor with curved stained glass lined 1/2 floor landings complete with seats! Step into the grand dining room with similar stained glass on the rear bay and side wall. As you enter each room you will notice how the lights seem to know that you have arrived and automatically dim up to the preprogrammed settings. 180 different lights are controllable via the in wall touch pads and can be shut on or off in environments. That means that in one touch, any group or all of the lights in the home can be turned on or off. The formal kitchen features Sub Zero, Bossch and Fisher & Paykel appliances. There is a convenient breakfast bar for a quick bite or mid meal munch whilst serving to the formal dining room. Continue upstairs to the master floor w/a historic door welcoming you to the suite. Enjoy the double sink, huge shower stall and lovely tub in the master bath. Next will be the closet/dressing room and continue to the master bedroom with crown molding, wood shutters and glorious windows. The other side of this floor has laundry, another full bath with a steam shower and a wonderful den with a stained glass window bay and seats inside it. The 3rd floor has 3 more spacious bedrooms and two more full bathrooms. Open the door to the 4th floor stairs leading to the master office suite, another bedroom and a home gym with a wall of windows and a mirror covered wall. From the first floor living room, one could head downstairs past the half bath to the summer kitchen and den. Exit the rear of the house and enjoy the huge lovely patio with treated wood walls and access to the common rear walkway which is convenient for two wheel transportation access. Glamour and history meets modern amenity splendor!