The median home value in Swarthmore, PA is $246,200.
the county median home value of $187,900.
The national median home value is $152,300.
The average price of homes sold in Swarthmore, PA is $246,200.
Approximately 67.76% of Swarthmore homes are owned,
compared to 26.57% rented, while
5.67% are vacant.
Swarthmore real estate listings include condos, townhomes, and single family homes for sale.
Commercial properties are also available.
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Incredibly Grand Tudor Revival home built circa 1888 for Irvin Scott, co-founder of Scott Paper and first Mayor of Swarthmore! This 6+ Bedroom, 4.5 Bath is an incredibly special, gorgeous home with large spacious rooms, high ceilings, open floorplan and lots and lots of daylight throughout! The first floor has a large foyer with built-in bench, grand, spacious Great Room/Living Room with gorgeous wood-burning fireplace, lots of over-sized windows and custom built-in cabinetry. There is access to the stunning wrap-around porch with plenty of space for dining and conversation as well as outdoor grilling. There is also access from the porch into the large and lovely Dining Room with picture window and original stained glass windows. The adjoining gourmet eat-in kitchen is stunning with granite counters, island with breakfast bar, built-in microwave, soft-close custom cabinetry, custom lighting and tile, bar sink, pantry and many other special features! There is also a back staircase leading to the basement mudroom and laundry room, as well as, to the home's side entrance. Also on the first floor is a spacious powder room with designer vanity, office area and large coat closet. The 2nd floor has a large landing area with an impressive, beautiful wall-mounted ornate gold-gilted mirror and large linen closet. The Master Bedroom is spacious with lots of light, ceiling fan, walk-in closet and en suite bathroom. The 2nd Bedroom is completely light-filled with a birds-eye view of the sprawling grounds. A Jack and Jill bathroom connects this bedroom with the 3rd Bedroom which is traditional in size with ample closets and windows on all three sides. There is a wonderful large family room on the 2nd floor with decorative fireplace, ceiling fan and separate intimate sitting room with large walk-in closet. There is another full hall bath on this floor as well. The third floor has 3 good-sized rooms all with their own unique special features and plenty of storage and hall full bath with gorgeous old marble sink and porcelain tub. The grounds of this house are beautifully landscaped and the views from the porch and windows inside are unparalleled! 214 Elm is a very special property rich in history and special features.
Built circa 1915, this Queen Anne Victorian has been extensively renovated and restored, preserving the style and splendor of the period in which it was built. The design aesthetics of this home are stunning. Special features include leaded glass windows, impressive staircase, deep windowsills, gas fireplace, a charming front porch with built-in seating bench, built-in bookcases in living room, custom lighting and molding, working pocket doors, in-home office, second floor laundry, updated electric and plumbing. The home is set off by spectacular landscaping, and the backyard is fenced. The property offers an unbeatable location in a lovely residential neighborhood, near schools, sports and recreation, shopping, and public transportation, including R3 to Philadelphia.
Fantastic Old World Charm! Beautiful cedar shake sided Victorian with wrap around porch, Entrance foyer with PR, huge living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room with French doors, large kitchen with double oven, updated appliances, granite counters, recessed lighting & tile backsplash plus sunny breakfast rm with skylight and exit to side porch. The 2nd flr consists of Master bedroom with sitting room & bath, 2 additional bedrooms & den with lots of built-ins & hall bath, As you start up staircase to the 3rd floor you'll enjoy the lovely custom hand drawn & painted mural plus there are 3 additonal bedrooms, bath & walk in cedar closet on the 3rd flr. Full basement with laundry, separate room being used a wine cellar, lots of storage & dark room. Wood floors, crown molding, recessed lighting, 200 amp service, main roof installed in 2010, oversized 2 car garage, beautiful gardens. All this plus much more conveniently located to college, downtown Swarthmore, train & shopping!
Fabulous New Colonial in Swarthmore on 1/3 acre lot. 4 Bedrm, 2.5 Bath Stone front, 2 car Garage. Covered Front Porch, Open Floor Plan, Kitchen w/ island & pantry, Gas Fireplace in Family Room, Turned Staircase in 2 story Foyer, Master Bedroom w/ lg walk in closet & Luxury Master Bath w/ seperate shower & tub, double sink, 3 Add'l Nice size Bedrooms, 2nd Flr Laundry Rm, Deep Level Yard. MAIN LEVEL: Foyer w/ wood flr, Living Room w/ columns, Dining Room, Kitchen w/ pantry closet, ample cabinetry, island, granite counters, Breakfast Room, Family Room w/ gas fireplace, Powder Room w/ wood flr & pedestal sink. UPPER LEVEL: Balcony overlooking foyer, Double Doors to Master Bedroom w/ large walk in closet, Master Bath w/ double bowl vanity, soaking tub, shower stall, Bedroom 2 w/ double closet & access to Full Bath w/ double bowl vanity & tub/shower combo, Bedroom 3 w/ double closet, Bedroom 4 w/ double closet, Laundry Room. BASEMENT: Unfinished. 2 Car Garage w/ inside access. Gas Heating, Central Air, 200 amp CB, Poured Concrete Foundation, Crown Mldg in Foyer, Living & Dining Rms, Chair Rail in Dining Rm, Argon insulated Windows. Close to downtown Swarthmore, Boro Park, regional rail & award winning Wallingford Swarthmore schools. Ask about ways to customize your new home now !
Bright, Sunny, Immaculate and in move-in condition! Spacious center Hall Colonial. Big bright rooms and great yard. Current owners have added extra insulation to attic. Great location, convenient to shopping, major routes, train, town, tennis courts, playgrounds, and schools.
Attention Investors. Turn-key operation. 5 Units in prestigious Swarthmore, PA. All brick masonry building has been completely renovated. Immediate income with all units fully rented. Ample parking, 5 separate electric hot water heaters in basement. Sizable storage areas in basement. Across the street from Notre Dame of Lourdes. Award winning Ridley School Dist. w/ elementary school w/in walking distance. Convenient location accessible to all Major routes including I-476, I-95, Airport & Center City. Need 48-hours Notice to show. Daytime showings only.
Fabulous 4 Bedroom, 2.5 Bath house with all the features-- large, open Family Room with charming sunken fireplace nook and sensational Loft with gorgeous tree-top views, large updated Kitchen with Dining Area at one end, formal Living Room with fireplace. Second floor boasts large Master Bedroom with 2 walk-in closets and a fabulous Master Bath with Jacuzzi and shower stall, 3 additional Bedrooms and newly renovated Hall Bath; closet space throughout house is excellent. Finished Basement is great for Laundry and Rec Room. There is also a 2 car Garage with one bay equipped with a removable workbench plus there is a great driveway for basketball! The main entrance (and driveway) is on Haverford Place and there is lovely, mature screening to block Yale Avenue. Unusual to find all these features in a house in Swarthmore!!
Character and location! This cheerful colonial has an amazing amount of natural light. As you enter into this first floor of this charming home you are greeted with a lovely fireplace in the living room, there is a window filled den/office, a large dining with doors open to a lovely separately heated porch, and a galley kitchen with a prep room attached. The second floor comes complete with an amazing master bedroom with a large remodeled master bath and sliders to a balcony overlooking the expansive yard containing gorgeous perennial gardens, a Koi pond, a studio/garage and a hot tub. This 3 bedrooms 2 ~~ bath air conditioned home is situated one block from the center of town and elementary school, two blocks to the train station, three blocks to Swarthmore College and four block to the Swarthmore Swim Club and playing fields. A convenient location for all.
Beautiful and very Spacious Stone Front Home with loads of Charm and Character, but with many modern updates of today's standards. You'll enjoy the large Living Room with fireplace and picture window, Formal Dining Room, and the modern Eat-in Style Kitchen with Corian counters, 42 inch cabinets, gas range with overhead microwave, built in dishwasher, and ceramic tile back splash and floor. Other features include a bright Sun Porch with ceramic tile floor, first floor Master Bedroom with new carpeting. Master Bathroom and plenty of closets, and another first floor full bathroom. The Second floor includes two spacious bedrooms with new carpeting, another full bathroom, and a large bonus recreation room with multiple uses, not to mention plenty of closets and storage. The finished basement is a cozy recreation room for family fun. This classic masterpiece also features gorgeous hardwood floors, new paint throughout, an oversized two car garage with new doors, new roof and gutters, updated windows and an awesome fenced in back yard with plenty of trees and shrubs for outside privacy. Convenient location in the desirable Swarthmore community. The minute you walk in, you'll know that you're Home!
This completely charming 3 BR/1.5 BA center hall colonial sits on a large level lot. The first floor has a large, lovely living room with beautiful wood-burning fireplace. Beyond the living room is a charming family room with wood accents and door to the backyard. On the other side of the center hall is the beautiful dining room with built-in corner cabinets, also with wood accents. The eat-in kitchen was tastefully updated several years ago. There is a half-bath off the kitchen as well as a mud-room area which leads to the 1-car garage and the backyard. The upstairs includes a Master Bedroom with 2 closets, a traditional bedroom with access to the attic, hall bath and 3rd bedroom or sitting area which is completely cozy with wood paneling. The rear yard is deep and level - ideal for an expansion if so desired. There are two sheds on the property in addition to the 1-car garage. This property is tenant occupied until the end of July.
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