OFFER DEADLINE 8/31 @ 8 PM. Welcome to 142 Watkins Street, nestled on one of the most sought after blocks in Pennsport. This charming 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom home is in South Philadelphia, located conveniently near the restaurants, bars, and dynamic development in Pennsport, East Passyunk, Italian Market and South Philly. An added bonus: the sewer and water lines were replaced (2020) by this city on this entire block! This charming abode is located minutes away from 95, 76, and both the Walt Whitman and Ben Franklin bridges - making this a commuter's dream! 142 Watkins is the perfect blend of historic Philly charm, with modern updates throughout. As you step through the front door, you'll be greeted by the beauty of original hardwood flooring, stunning exposed brick, and newer custom windows creating an inviting, warm living space. Just beyond the living room, there is the perfect space for a dining area, ideal for hosting friends and family, or an office space if you're working from home. At the back of the house, you'll find the updated kitchen completely redone in 2012 with stainless steel appliances, modern grey subway tile, and quartz countertops. Head from the kitchen to your new private outdoor oasis: perfect for your pup, a glass of wine with friends, or working al fresco on a beautiful late-summer day. The outdoor patio features a custom wall art design by Philadelphia native and international artist: Alloyius Mcilwaine. Venturing up the newly painted and sealed staircase, you'll find a freshly painted, oversized bedroom, with new, luxury-vinyl flooring and vaulted ceilings. This sizable bedroom has ample closet/storage space and is filled with natural light. On this level, you will find the updated, full bathroom, two large closets, and a lofted space for extra storage. Need extra room? Head downstairs to the unfinished basement that has your dedicated laundry area and an abundance of storage space for your extra things. You truly get the best of both worlds with this home: the ease of a prime location paired with a quiet, intimate block and a private backyard. You get to reside on a picturesque city block known for its strong sense of community. Year-round, you'll find an abundance of camps for kids and local events to enjoy, including the neighborhood's famous post-Mummers' New Year's Party! Being only 2 blocks away from Dickinson Square Park, and steps away from South Philly favorites such as: O'Jungs Tavern, Second Street Brewhouse, Cake and Joe, Hermans Coffee, Ristorante Aroma, Grindcore House, Bok Bar, Mike + Sugar, Pat's, Geno's, John's (and MORE) this location just cannot be beat. Just when you thought it couldn't get better, you are minutes away from the Sports Complex (go Birds), Target, ACME, Starbucks, Chick-Fil-A, Wawa, Marshalls, and CVS. Welcome home, this is it! Don't miss the chance to call this updated, charming Pennsport gem your new home sweet home.
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