Listed By:
BHHS Fox & Roach-Media
116 Cornell Avenue, Swarthmore, PA
$ 758,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PADE2065822
  • TypePending
  • CountyDELAWARE
  • CitySwarthmore
  • AreaSwarthmore Boro
  • Zip19081
  • StyleVictorian
  • Year Built1900
  • Taxes$ 12589
  • Price$ 758,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2400
  • Lot Size0.2 Acres
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

ALL OFFERS MUST BE IN BY MONDAY, 4/29 12 NOON. Absolutelycharming5+ Bedroom Victorian in the heart of Swarthmore Borough - just 2 blocks to town and train station. House features many lovely details, from a stunning covered front porchto inlaid mahogany hardwood floors, crown molding and plenty of windows that flood the house with light. First floor features a Foyer, Living Room with a gas fireplace, Dining Room, Powder Room and a beautifullyrenovated Kitchen. Kitchen features extra tall white cabinets, crownmolding, stainlesssteel appliances, white subway tile backsplashand a fantastic over-sized granite island with seating. There is a cozy "den" alcove just off the Kitchen with a TV and office space (with lots of built-ins!). Second floor offers three nice-sized bedrooms plus a bonusroom (once used as a nursery and now an office). There is a recently renovated full bathroom on this floor with white subway tile, ship lap and a navy blue vanity. The 3rd floor includestwo more bedrooms and another bonus room (currently used as a bedroom). There is a full bath on this floor, too, featuring a stall shower, ceramic tile floor and white vanity. Laundry is in the basement. There is a lovely Trex deck off the rear of the house and a delightful paver patio with a seating "wall". There is also an adorable blue wooden gate with an arbor and a gorgeous backyard. There is a detached, two story garage (being sold "as is") that offers many possibilities, from storage to a man cave or she shed.There is a drivewayby the garage. Swarthmore Borough is a small college town with sidewalks and a downtown filled with shops, restaurants, a community center and public library. Walk to schools, town, swim club and Swarthmore College grounds! Philadelphia Airport is 15 minutes away. Award-winning Wallingford Swarthmore Schools, including the largest high school marching band in the state! Showings start Thursday, April 25. Seller is licensed PA agent.

Price History
4/21/2024 Listed $758,000

General Features

Interior Features Built-Ins,Ceiling Fan(s),Crown Moldings,Kitchen - Eat-In,Kitchen - Island,Stall Shower,Tub Shower,Wood Floors
Sewer Public Sewer
Heating Radiator
Cooling Central A/C
Possession Negotiable
Roof Pitched,Shingle
Appliances Dishwasher,Disposal,Built-In Microwave,Cooktop,Dryer - Gas,Exhaust Fan,Oven - Double,Refrigerator,Stainless Steel Appliances,Washer
Exterior Features Hot Tub,Sidewalks
Zoning RESID
Garage Spaces 2.00
Patio/Porch Features Porch(es)
Architectural Style Victorian
Construction Materials Wood Siding,Vinyl Siding
Year Built 1900
Electric 150 Amps
Levels 3
Tax Year 2023
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel Electric
Accessibility None
New Construction No
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn No
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Garage Y/N Yes
Water Access Y/N No
Other Structures Above Grade,Below Grade
Transportation Airport less than 10 miles,Commuter Rail Station less than 1 mile
Directions From Rt 320 Turn onto Harvard Avenue. Cornell is 1st cross street.
ModificationTimestamp 2024-05-22T07:51:53
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Disclosures Agent has Financial Interest
Senior Community Y/N No
Zoning Description Residential
MLS Area Swarthmore Boro (10443)
Lot Size Square Feet 8712.00
Tax Assessed Value 351820.0
Waterfront Y/N No
Street Name CORNELL
Tax Annual Amount 12589.0
Home Warranty Y/N No
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Price Per Sq Ft Total 315.83
Acceptable Financing Conventional,Cash
Lease Considered Y/N No
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Total SQFT 2400
Days on Market 8
Standard Status Pending
Year Built Source Assessor
Tax Lot 097-000
Buyer Agent Compensation Type % Of Gross

Interior Features

Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Basement Full
Total Fireplaces 1
Fireplace Features Brick
Hot Water Natural Gas
Basement (Y/N) Yes
Heating Y/N Yes
Window Features Wood Frame,Double Hung
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Above Grade Finished Area 2400
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix AVENUE
Central Air Y/N Yes
Total Bedrooms 5
Room Type Living Room,Dining Room,Primary Bedroom,Bedroom 2,Bedroom 3,Kitchen,Bedroom 1,Other,Office
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
LivingAreaSource Estimated
Laundry Type Basement
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 3

Exterior Features

Pool No Pool
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway
Lot Features Corner
Water Source Public
Inclusions Kitchen Fridge,Washer,Dryer,Basement Fridge,Two TVs with mounts,Basement & Garage Shelving,Hot Tub,Outdoor Lights by Patio,Heater in Garage,Ping Pong/Pool Table,Antique Armoire by Front Door.
Total Parking Spaces 2
Garage Features Additional Storage Area
Type of Parking Detached Garage
Land Use Code R-10
Foundation Details Stone
Water View Y/N No
Lot Dimensions 50.00 x 160.00
Lot Size Acres 0.20
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Assessor
Door Features Storm
Horse Y/N No
Land Assessed Value 115290.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Water Oriented Y/N No
# of Detached Garage Spaces 2
LotDimensionsSource Assessor

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 1 10 X 11 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 8 X 14 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 10 X 10 Upper 1
Dining Room 12 X 14 Main
Kitchen 11 X 14 Main
Living Room 12 X 13 Main
Office Upper 2
Office Upper 1
Office Upper 1
Other 10 X 12 Upper 1 5THBDRM
Other 7 X 10 Upper 1 SEWING
Primary Bedroom 11 X 14 Upper 1
Primary Bedroom Unspecified


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Pending Average in 19081

AVG $850K
AVG $10,341
AVG 328
Data Provided by Inside Real Estate®
Year Built
AVG 1962

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