This home at 212 Bainbridge St, Philadelphia, PA 19147 is the perfect opportunity for an Investor. Currently sitting on a 24×80 lot zoned as a 3 family multi-story property, it’s essentially a blank canvas for just about any ambitious ideas!
Located in the highlight sought-after Meredith School catchment the current structure can be gutted and remade into 3 beautiful units, or the entire structure could be renovated in an absolutely stunning single family home. Another floor plan recently submitted by the seller is to create 2 single family homes in the front and rear part of the lot — the possibilities are endless.
The curb is currently cut for a 2 car garage and the back structure is an add-on to the original front of the home. See the floor plans below to get a better feel for the size and layout of the structure and the lot.
What You’re Buying Into
Queen Village (Delaware River-6th, South St-Washington Ave) named for the Queen of Sweden is considered to be the 1st true neighborhood in Philadelphia because of it access to the Delaware River. Trinities, federal homes and contemporaries line the streets of this eclectic neighborhood. Families enjoy Weccacoe Playground, Starr Garden & Shot Tower Playground. The William M. Meredith Elementary School is located at 5th and Fitzwater Streets serves a desegregated population of more than 400 students in kindergarten through grade eight and has an extremely active Home and School Association that provides human, material and financial resources.
Aside from the prestige heritage and the tree-lined streets, Queen Village has plenty to offer in terms of food & entertainment. For starters the Famous 4th Street Deli which cranks out mammoth sandwiches attracts foodies from all over the region. For a more traditional food fair, Bridget Foy’s which is a staple in this neighborhood offers tasty more traditional dishes. For those looking for a social scene South Street provides amble of entertainment venues including the TLA as well as the Headhouse Shambles which hosts a variety of festivals and events throughout the year. Looking for a little tranquility? Head over to Mario Lanza Park, a green space that is perfect for relaxing or getting lost in a good book. No matter your interest, there’s something for everyone here in Queen Village.