221 N Princeton Avenue Swarthmore, PA
$ 745,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PADE540192
  • TypePending
  • CountyDELAWARE
  • CitySwarthmore
  • AreaSwarthmore Boro
  • NeighborhoodNONE AVAILABLE
  • Zip19081
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1927
  • Taxes15359
  • Price$ 745,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage3308
  • Lot Size0.34 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Compass RE
Data Source:
Bright MLS
Property Description

Beautifully updated and spacious colonial in the heart of Swarthmore! Wonderful curb appeal and perfectly located near Swarthmore Elementary school, Swarthmore College, town shops, restaurants, train station and more. Professional landscaping and stonework lead the way to the handsome navy door which adorns the entrance to this welcoming home. The Center Hall greets you warmly with an abundance of natural light emanating from the attractive, recently replaced Pella architect-series windows throughout. On your left, you will find a spacious Parlor Room with huge windows, built-in shelving, a large fireplace with painted brick hearth along with new Pella French doors which open to a lovely screened-in Porch and adjoining Deck with pergola. The separate entrance and ability for privacy provide this room with infinite possibilities as home office or workspace. The well-sized formal Dining Room is inviting and also filled with natural light. The gourmet Kitchen is large and features Viking appliances, a dry bar with wine fridge and pass-through to great room, a cozy breakfast nook and granite peninsula with stools. Steps down from the kitchen spanning the entire back of the house is the stunning and expansive Great Room with custom built-in maple entertainment center, sky lights, soaring ceilings and atrium doors to the second deck, which overlooks the deep back yard, picture perfect shed and vegetable garden. Adjacent to the kitchen is a Powder Room and conveniently located Mudroom which is organized with built-in cubbies and lockers with outside access to the driveway. The easy flow, attention to detail and dimmable recessed lighting all through this home create a warm and welcoming atmosphere for family and friends. Beautiful oak and hearts pine flooring throughout, the second-floor features four spacious Bedrooms with impressive closet storage and two large, updated hall bathrooms. The third floor is fully finished and offers a wonderful Bonus Room which could easily be a fifth bedroom, playroom or office and it also includes a generous storage closet. The Basement is bright and dry and includes a large Laundry Room and ample storage options. This amazing property also features a remote sprinkler system, EV electric car charging station, Generac whole-house generator and much more. Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to purchase a gorgeous home in the charming town of Swarthmore.

Middle School High School
Strath Haven Middle School Strath Haven High School
Price History
3/4/2021 Listed $745,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stucco
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 5
Exclusions Light fixtures in DR and Kitchen over table, wine refrigerator and refrigerator in basement
Garage Y/N No
Heating Hot Water
Levels 3
MLS Area Swarthmore Boro (10443)
Middle/Junior High School STRATH HAVEN
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession 31-60 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 225.21
Property Type Residential
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 15359.0
Tax Lot 197-000
Tax Year 2021
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3308
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 1
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 3308
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Mud Room, Screened Porch
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

Inclusions Washer, Dryer and Refrigerator, wine refrigerator in kitchen
Lot Dimensions 80.00 x 178.76
Lot Size Acres 0.34
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 14636.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Type of Parking Driveway
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Bedroom 1 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 1
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Dining Room Main
Family Room Main
Kitchen Main
Living Room Main
Mud Room Main
Screened Porch Main


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

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19081

AVG $390K
AVG $8,780
AVG 41
Year Built
AVG 1950
AVG 46
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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