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Todd. Levinson

Principle & Lead Agent of LivinPhilly

  • Office 215-607-6007
  • Cell 267-243-3819

8872 Towanda St, PHILADELPHIA, PA – $2,795,000

  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 10,160 Sqft
  • .99 Acres
  • 6 Beds
  • 5 Baths
  • 10,160 Sqft
  • .99 Acres

8872 Towanda St

Welcome to Beaufort, a truly spectacular property, in the most desirable Chestnut Hill location, beautifully sited on 1 acre overlooking the Wissahickon Valley Park. Designed by Tilden and Register architects, and built circa 1910, this exquisite center hall colonial underwent an extensive renovation in 2013. The first floor features a brightly lit, gracious floor plan with coveted architectural details and moldings. Enter a large entry hall with handsome staircase, formal living room with french doors, large formal dining room, cozy wood paneled library, all with working fireplaces. Fabulous Joanne Hudson gourmet kitchen with all the bells and whistles, adjacent butler's pantry and family room. Upstairs, in addition to a wonderful master suite with sitting room, fireplace and terrace, two floors of bedrooms, baths, laundry, offices and gym The separate carriage house has a 4-car garage and well appointed 3-room apartment. Extensive landscape plan with tiered lawns, stone walls, brick patios, lovely pool with restored bluestone pool surround. Enjoy an extremely private setting, enviable commute to Center City, and a short walk to the Chestnut Hill village, schools, public transportation, just steps from the coveted Wissahickon trails.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #PAPH812278
  • Price$2,795,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms5.00
  • Full Baths4
  • Half Baths2
  • Square Footage10,160
  • Acres0.99
  • Year Built1908
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleTraditional
  • StatusPending

Community Information

  • Address8872 Towanda St
  • Area19118
  • SubdivisionCHESTNUT HILL
  • StatePA
  • Zip Code19118


  • # of Garages4
  • Has PoolYes


Additional Stairway, Attic, Butlers Pantry, Cedar Closet(s), Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet Bar/Bar, Wood Floors


Cable TV, Natural Gas Available


Garage - Front Entry, Garage - Side Entry, Garage Door Opener, Oversized


  • HeatingHot Water, Radiator
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces5
  • # of Stories3
  • Stories3+ Story

Interior Features

Floor Plan-Traditional, Floor Plan-Open


  • ExteriorStone

School Information



Additional Information

  • ZoningRSD1

Listing Details


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Listing information last updated on June 1st, 2020 at 2:50pm EDT.