The median home value in Swarthmore,
PA is $235,000.
the county median home value of $184,500.
The national median home value is $209,892.
The average price of homes sold in Swarthmore,
PA is $235,000.
Approximately 69% of
Swarthmore homes are owned,
compared to 27% rented, while
5% are vacant.
Swarthmore real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes
Commercial properties are also available.
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Meticulously maintained and located on arguably the best street in Ridley Township! Must see 3 bedroom, 2 full bath single family home on a private cul-de-sac with only 12 homes in Ridley School District (Grace Park Elementary). The exterior front of the home is covered in vinyl siding and grey stone, giving it a classic yet modern look. A large patio welcomes you home, and upon entering you~ll find impressive vaulted ceilings and gleaming hardwood floors throughout the living and dining rooms. The recently remodeled kitchen is obviously the focal point of the home, with countertop seating on the oversized granite-top island, which is outfitted with a convenient wine rack and large cabinets for storage. The kitchen itself offers a stainless steel oven, dishwasher and microwave, plus recessed lighting, granite countertops, undermount sink with gooseneck faucet, premium cabinetry and upgraded plank tile flooring. Upstairs is the master bedroom with ceiling fan, two additional bedrooms with plenty of storage space, and an expanded full bathroom with tile floor and wainscoting. Downstairs on the ground level is the bonus room, which would be perfectly utilized as an office or playroom, and it features a full bathroom, sliders that lead to the rear patio and fenced in backyard, and access to the laundry room and one car garage. The finished basement with plenty of recessed lighting offers approximately 400 square feet of useable space, half of it carpeted as a family room and the other half tiled with your very own bar. 638 Woodland Avenue is tastefully painted in neutral colors, has a brand new garage door, and a water heater that was installed new in 2017. Plenty of parking available on the over-sized concrete driveway or in the street, and no HOA fees and taxes of just $6,554/annually make this an extremely affordable home. Perfect Swarthmore location, across the street from Grace Park Elementary School and a one minute walk to Ridley Township Municipal Park, and convenient to I-95 and the Blue Route.
This all stone 20's center hall Colonial has great bones as well as newer windows, 2 car detached garage, large yard and needs your help.Either as your own home or a flip this home has the charm of the old and is awaiting your vision.
This 5 bedroom/ 3.5 bath large totally updated Ridley home with private in-law quarters is a must see. The first floor includes a cozy living room with large bay window and fireplace, updated kitchen with all new stainless steel appliances with warranty, and granite counter tops, center hall bath, dinning room, sunroom/den, and bedroom with en-suite. Second floor features: Three very large bedrooms, a full bath with a jacuzzi tub, and laundry. The in-law quarters includes: private entry, kitchen with all new stainless steel appliances that opens up to living space with high ceiling, large pantry, full bath, bedroom and laundry. Other fabulous features include; new roof with warranty, windows and doors with lifetime warranty, new HVAC system with 10 year warranty, new hot water heater, new plumbing, and the list goes on. The location is perfect, a few miles to 476 and 95, and minutes Philadelphia International Airport, along with with a town center filled with shops, restaurants, grocery store and the R3 SEPTA Train Line to Center City.
Welcome HOME to this premier location three bedroom, 1 .5 Bath, Twin Colonial in the desirable, welcoming community of Swarthmorewood. This move in ready property has a rare private Driveway, charming side Porch, fenced-in Yard, Shed and a fantastic huge Deck!From the porch you enter the first floor that has a spacious Living Room with beautiful bow window and newly installed wood-look laminate floors throughout the first floor that are easy care, child and pet friendly. An ample coat closet is very convenient to stow jackets, book bags and sports gear. The Dining Room is a great place to gather together for casual family meals and festive holiday dinners prepared in the efficient, galley-style Kitchen with S/C Gas Oven/Range, Space Saver Microwave, Built-in Dishwasher & Refrigerator (Included!), plus additional base cabinets for storage and countertop for meal prep all along one wall. Off the kitchen is an exit to the fenced yard that any furry family companion will enjoy, a convenient storage shed, and an awesome Deck with plenty of room for tables, chairs, couches and grills; you will find many ways to enjoy this ~Outdoor Living Space~ throughout the year. Back inside there~s a convenient Powder Room off the Kitchen on route to the finished basement Family Room, with adjoining Play Room area (that would also work well as a home office), separate Laundry/Utility Room with outside exit. Washer and Dryer are included! Central Air conditioning, economical gas heat, gas hot water and gas cooking, are some of the amenities you will enjoy. From the living room, the stairs to the second floor leads to the spacious Master Bedroom with ceiling fan/light, double closets and neutral wall to wall carpeting, there's two additional Bedrooms with closets, ceiling fan lights and neutral wall to wall carpeting. The full Bath has been remodeled with ceramic tile tub/shower surround and ceramic tile floor. There is a large hall closet and pull-down stairs for Attic storage.This delightful home has walkable access to nearby shopping, The 320 Market Cafe, CVS, Dry-Cleaners, and the shops and boutiques including the Co-op Market in the nearby Village of Swarthmore. Enjoy free walking trails at the enchanting Scott Arboretum at Swarthmore College. The home is in the catchment of Grace Park Elementary (call school district to confirm) and has a VERY Convenient Location close to public transportation, I-95, Blue Route (I-476), AND a quick commute to Philadelphia International Airport, Sports Stadiums, downtown Philly and tax-free shopping in Wilm, DE. Hurry you won't want to miss this one! Quick settlement possible!
MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION!!! Beautiful single home sitting on a very large lot in Swarthmore! First floor has large foyer with access to a large dining room and kitchen to the right. To the left, there is a huge living room with a built in bar followed by a family room. Both rooms have access to the oversized rear deck ovelooking a large fenced in yard. Second floor has 3 bedrooms and an updated bathroom. Basement is partially finished. Two car detached garage complete this beautiful property with much old charm but updated for the 2019 buyer! Priced below market. GREAT school district and outstanding neighborhood. Schedule your showing today, this is a rare find
Very nice Grace Park two bedroom twin with first floor addition that can be used for first floor bedroom, family room or office. Nice size living room, dining room that leads to an open kitchen with newer cabinets and lots of counter space. Two good size bedrooms on the second floor with full bath. The basement is full with plenty of room for storage and can be easily converted into a finished space. The back yard is the perfect size to relax or entertain. This property is minutes to the Blue Route, I-95 and walking distance to public transportation to the city.
A light-filled and updated Swarthmore classic, this 4 bedroom, 3 bath house is ready for you to move in. Walking distance to SEPTA rail, library, schools, pool, shops, restaurants, and Swarthmore College. Easy access to 95, 476, airport, and 30th Street Station. Ample closet and storage space. Numerous updates and upgrades. All bedrooms and the family room/kitchen have individually controlled split vent AC/heat pump units for efficient cooling and supplemental heat. Main floor features large updated kitchen with breakfast area and plenty of storage, including pantry closet. Adjacent family room overlooks back yard with door to patio, driveway, and yard. Full bath and laundry room off of family room. Center hall front entrance leads to stylish dining room and expanded living room featuring glass-fronted fireplace insert, large picture window, and built-in bookcases and cabinets. Four good-sized bedrooms and two baths can be found on the second floor. Spacious sun-filled master bedroom features hardwood floors, master bath with custom tile shower, and walk-in closet. Third floor is a fully finished attic with large windows; perfect for studio, office, or additional living space. Full unfinished basement includes separate workshop and storage area. Detached one-car garage and parking for three cars in driveway. Easy-to-care-for yard with room for an expansive garden. Finally, this house is surrounded by a community of lovely homes in one of Philadelphia's most desirable suburban neighborhoods.
This 4 Bedroom 3 full bath home in *SPRINGFIELD SCHOOL DISTRICT features a NEW ROOF with transferable limited lifetime warranty! Open the front door to a spacious living room with hardwood flooring, which leads to dining room and eat-in kitchen. Back door leads to cement patio and nicely manicured back yard. Lower level includes large family room (with wall to wall carpet), laundry room, full bath and access to side yard. Another level down is large basement. Upper level has 3 bedrooms, with master en-suite full bath and hall bath. additional upper level has one bedroom and plenty of storage space! This home is ideally located near shopping, restaurants, public transportation, and easy access to I95, rt476 and the Phila airport
Desirable Swarthmorewood Twin! Spacious rooms, h/w flooring, eat in kitchen w/outside entrance, bright & cheerful living room, full finished basement with wet bar & outside entrance, large master bedroom plus 2 additional bedrooms. Updated features include replacement windows & storm doors, newer heater & central air.One of the few with a private driveway wide enough to park 2 cars side by side. 1/2 a block to BlackRock Park, plus convenient to Swarthmore train station, shopping, Phila airport, blue route & I-95.
This single family home is move in ready. Really!...Can you believe that this home features an oversized detached garage, a large yard, TWO driveways, three levels, five bedrooms, a large back deck, a storage shed, lush vegetation in back and at side yard that offers privacy. New interior flooring on first floor, freshly painted interior, updated kitchen~.What a property! The flat, level yard is perfect to be enjoyed by family and friends~and a large back deck right off of the kitchen ~ perfect for barbequing and just relaxing. This home has been beautifully prepared for sale and is move in ready. The garage is rented month to month and offers a steady monthly income to offset your monthly costs. Just a short distance to and from the train station, Swarthmore College, Farmers market and shopping. Welcome home~
Lovely Swarthmore colonial in move-in condition offering many great extras! Perfect location, a block from a beautiful park, near playgrounds, and downtown Swarthmore College campus, the village shops, library and train station! A warm flowing 3 BR/2.5 BA with perfect hardwood floors and central air, updated windows and new roof! The spacious living room boasts a handsome wood-burning fireplace. Lovey light filled eat-in kitchen with cherry cabinets and new appliances. Inviting dining room with chair rails. Off the living room is a fabulous wood paneled den and office with gas fireplace and deep windowsills. Upstairs, the master suite features a full bath and walk-in cedar closet. 2 additional bedrooms and full bathroom all with great light. The walkup attic has ample storage and potential for additional play area! The large lower level entertainment space is beautifully finished, complete with carpeting, paneling, built-in bookcases, full wet bar with recessed lighting and a separate work-out area with large working sauna! The beautiful yard includes a stone patio and gorgeous landscaping (stonework and garden by Andrew Bunting, Chief Horticulturalist of Scott Arboretum of Swarthmore College) including effective exterior French drain system. The newly paved driveway leads to a large oversized 2 car garage ~ with additional ample storage opportunities. 570 Marietta -a great opportunity in the award-winning Wallingford Swarthmore School District!
A circular driveway with a brick paved apron welcomes you to this incredible French Country home tucked away behind mature specimen plantings. It is situated on a half- acre of beautifully landscaped grounds and has six bedrooms and four full baths plus two half baths. The first floor features a living room with a fireplace and French doors to the large sun-filled family room and entrance to a heated, side sun room, a formal dining room with French doors leading to a covered patio with skylights. The custom cook~s kitchen is equipped with maple cabinets, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances and a random-width hickory floor. There is also a peninsula island with stools for informal eating and a desk area. The second floor has a master bedroom with built-ins and a master bath, 2 additional bedrooms (one is currently used as a library) and a hall bath. Back stairs lead to an au-pair/in-law suite with bedroom, bath and small sitting area. The third floor has two large bedrooms with built-ins and a hall bath. The basement is partially finished with a playroom, utility room, half bath and laundry. There is an attached heated two-car garage. All systems were replaced in 2005-2006 with radiant heat installed in the sun room, den and three of the bathrooms. There is also an emergency generator, just in case. The grounds are spectacular with a huge paved back patio ~ perfect for summer parties. A variety of perennials and annuals affords three seasons of colorful blooms. The yard is fully fenced so pets remain on the grounds. This centrally located home is a short walk to Swarthmore College, Town Center and the suburban train to Philadelphia. Easy commute to Philadelphia International Airport PLUS award-winning Wallingford/Swarthmore Schools.
Move right into this bright and charming twin in the heart of Swarthmore. As you enter into the sunny family room you will be greeted by the character throughout. The family room has a cozy wood burning fireplace and a beautiful stair case. The new kitchen features all new stainless-steel appliances. The convenient laundry room/mud room is right next to the kitchen with an outside entrance to the side yard. The dining room offers additional space right next to the kitchen. The home features period mill work, stained glass, brand new carpets on second and third levels, and is freshly painted throughout. Three bedrooms and a newly upgraded hall bath complete the second floor. The third floor offers more finished living space to accommodate a fourth bedroom or an office space. you'll especially love summer living and dining on the brand new composite side deck, which offers space for entertaining and relaxing with your favorite beverage. The yard offers plenty of room for a garden and playset. Just a short walk to and from the train station, Swarthmore College, Farmers market and shopping. Welcome home~Property back to Active because Buyers financing fell through.
Efficiency unit with new kitchen with new appliances. New wall to wall carpeting. Combination living room and bedroom with double door mirrored closet. Additional walk in closet and updated full bathroom. First floor unit conveniently located to the lobby and laundry. Close to public transportation and shopping.
This stately 4 Bedroom 2.5 bath center hall colonial with screened in porch just blocks from local parks, schools and only a few miles to downtown Swarthmore, a quaint town with it's unique shoppes, restaurants ,train station. 415 Drew Ave is located on picturesque and scenic cul de sac, surrounded with mature trees and beautifully landscaped in the borough of Swarthmore. This home offers over 2,800 square feet of living space, with private driveway, two car attached garage, family room with stone fireplace, large dining room, living room, open eat in Kitchen with wood burning fireplace, wood cabinets, ceramic tile flooring, ample amount of cabinets. 2nd floor features spacious master bedroom suite with his and her closets and en suite full bath and vanity and large window looking over private lot; three large, sunny filled bedrooms share, full hall bathroom. 2nd floor also features laundry. Partially finished lower level and beautiful private lot. Walkout basement opens to private patio, hot tub and private yard looking over wooded area, hardwood floors throughout, sunlight streams through the large and ample windows in each room! The college grounds are just blocks away along with a town center filled with shops and restaurants and the R3 SEPTA Train Line to Center City (a 25 minute ride!). Only a few miles to 476 and 95, and minutes from the airport. All this and award-winning Wallingford-Swarthmore Schools - including Strath Haven High School, recently named one of best high school in the state and home to the largest marching band in Pennsylvania!
Last 2 lots available in a 5 lot subdivision! Upgrades include hardwood throughout the first floor, granite counter tops, stainless steel appliances, fireplace and ceramic tile in the bathrooms, Walking distance to Grace Park Elementary School and Notre Dame. Less than 5 minutes to 476 and 95. Pictures are shown with upgrades. Plans subject to change at builder's discretion. Lot sizes are extremely large for Ridley Township. Make an appointment today before the last 2 are gone!
Welcome to elegant and stately Riverview Farm Estate. This stunning home, originally part of a 100 acre dairy farm, stands on close to 3 acres. This Colonial Revival style home built in 1916 features 6 bedrooms, 3 full baths and 3 half baths. The front driveway leads around the side of the home to a large circle drive and continues out to the back driveway (and second address: 412 Riverview Rd). The front to back entry includes a grand, extra wide stair case and is flanked by an expansive formal living room and formal dining room. The living room boasts a wood burning fireplace, original built-ins, and two sets of French doors leading to an outdoor covered patio area with an additional outdoor fireplace. The mood is set in the gracious 1st floor formal dining room by its gas fireplace. There is also a first floor office with fireplace and a large family room with a fireplace that matches the scale of the room. The family room is adjacent to a 2nd covered patio that overlooks the heated, in-ground pool. The kitchen and butler~s pantry with its quality original built in cabinetry have been updated with beautiful granite countertops and backsplash(2019), updated appliances, and new fixtures. This part of the home was originally the private quarters historically used for in-house staff that could easily be utilized as an au pair /in-law suite and features a back stair case to a private area with a bedroom, sitting room, and updated full bath. The 2nd floor continues with 2 additional guest rooms, one with private half bath, a cozy sitting area with large fire place, and doors that lead to large balcony. There is a large bedroom that connects to the master bedroom, perfect for a nursery. The master bedroom features another fireplace, large walk-in closet/dressing room and private beautiful ensuite (updated 2015) with heated flooring. This floor is complete with a hall jack and jill full bath (updated 2015). The back staircase leads to the 3rd floor featuring a grand ballroom with high rounded ceilings, large dormer windows, and a fire place. This level is complete with a private bedroom, additional bedroom (currently used as a gym), and half bath. The full basement is partially finished with ample storage and huge laundry room w/ 2 washers and 2 dryers. The professionally landscaped grounds feature an in-ground heated pool and pond. This home is truly filled with amazing character and history, original wide plank hard wood floors throughout, and original wood work everywhere you look; it~s a perfect blend of history with all of the right updates and upgrades. It was originally designed by Mr. Emmons and built by Carroll Thayer and took 3 years to build. In addition, there is a detached stone 3 car garage with apartment. The prime location near "the Ville" is within walking distance to Swarthmore's restaurants, shops, Swarthmore College, and train station plus offers a rare opportunity to own a slice of history. Successful tax appeal in place for 2019 tax year