4023 Apalogen Road

Philadelphia, PA
$ 849,000 Beds 3 Baths 2 Sq 2,400 Virtual Tour
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A combination of quiet charm and understated elegance pervades this gracious two story midcentury residence on 1.12 bucolic acres in East Falls. The setting is Apalogen Rd, a private lane with a country feel located only 15 minutes from center city. Built in 1953 and designed by architect Elizabeth McLaughlin, the home offers 2400 sq ft of living space including 3-plus bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The home's traditional facade gives way to a more contemporary feel on the interior with the lengthy entrance hall with its slate floor and windows along one side leading to the dramatic step down living room with 9-ft ceilings, slate floor, handsome built-ins, fireplace and more large windows letting in tons of light. This room is large enough to serve as an area for formal dining when needed. Off the living room is a charming breakfast room with built-ins, a gas fireplace and the recently re-modeled kitchen with hardwood floors, corian counters, stainless appliances, plenty of storage closets and beautiful views of the sweeping property. This home offers the added advantage of a first floor main bedroom suite with great closets, adjoining bathroom and a study which also can be accessed from the main hall. Upstairs there are two good size, charming bedrooms, one with adjoining bonus space perfect as an office, studio, exercise space. There is a a hall bathroom and tons of closets and storage space. Outside the property is simply stunning. There are sweeping lawns, trees, shrubs (18 dogwoods and 20 azaleas to name a few), gardens galore, restful sitting areas, a picturesque wall, a delightful koi pond stocked with koi from Japan and a waterfall. There are covered and uncovered patios for sitting and dining and an in ground pool which has not been recently used. All this is completely private and fenced, an oasis of peace and calm. Truly wonderful!


  • Price
  • $ 849,000
  • Lot Size
  • 1.12 Acres
  • Bedrooms
  • 3
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,400
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1950
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 0
  • City, Zip
  • Philadelphia
  • Taxes
  • 8386
  • County
  • Style
  • Contemporary,Mid-Century Modern,Traditional
  • Area
  • 19129
  • MLS#
  • PAPH964948
  • Zip
  • 19129
Listing Provided by: Elfant Wissahickon-Chestnut Hill



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Architectural Style Contemporary, Mid-Century Modern, Traditional
Association Y/N No
Carport Spaces 2
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Masonry
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Electric Circuit Breakers
Exclusions Japanese koi in pond are negotiable
Garage Y/N No
Heating Forced Air
Interior Features Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Soaking Tub, Upgraded Countertops
Levels 2
MLS Area 19129 (19129)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 353.75
Property Type Residential
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer On Site Septic
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name EAST FALLS
Tax Annual Amount 8386.0
Tax Lot 54
Tax Year 2020
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RSD3

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2400
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Partial
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 0.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Main Level 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 2
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
Fireplace Features Wood, Gas/Propane
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Main Floor
Living Area 2400
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Room Type Living Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Kitchen, Den, Basement, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Bathroom 2, Bonus Room, Primary Bathroom
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 2

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Carport Spaces 2
Inclusions refrigerator, washer, dryer, basement freezer, de-humidifier
Lot Dimensions 157.26 x 364.66
Lot Features Pond, Private, Rear Yard, Front Yard
Lot Size Acres 1.12
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 48765.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Attached Carport, Driveway, Off Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • 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

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  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

11/19/2020 Listed $849,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19129

AVG $270K
AVG $2,831
AVG 16
Year Built
AVG 1954


4023 Apalogen Road Philadelphia, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $849000 with 2400 sqft and a lot size of 1.12 Acres Acre(s). 4023 Apalogen Road Philadelphia has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1950. The property's zip code is 19129 which is in Philadelphia, PA

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