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Newly Listed: Hank McNeil’s Delancey Street Mansion + Former Chunk of the McIlhenney Mansion

Tylenol heir Henry McNeil has been busy. He recently sold 1914-15 Rittenhouse Square (colloquially known as the McIlhenney mansion) to Bart Blatstein for the developer’s […]

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House of the Day: A Townhome That’s the Best of Both Worlds at 1245 Lombard

Diana Lind, the executive director and editor in chief of the urbanist media organization Next City, has put her lovely home at 13th and Lombard […]

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House of the Day: Richard Neutra’s Inside-Out Coveney House in Gulph Mills

In a new documentary (trailer below) about a humble government employee, Richard Oyler, who persuaded legendary modernist architect Richard Neutra to design a home for […]

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House of the Week: Textile Designer’s Anthropologie-Style Four-Bedroom

Textile designer Janelle Pietrzak moved to the West Coast from Philly last year for what she thought was a temporary stay. But she fell in […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: Adorable, Affordable Ardmore Beach Cottage

Something about this home recalls a cottage on Cape Cod, the kind that might sit across from the dunes in Truro or along a side […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: Bucks County Dream House With Horse Trough Fountain, Hanging Fireplace, Prom-Ready Greenhouse and Other Wonders

There’s no question Nancy Levie has a unique approach to aesthetics, and it’s no wonder–she once worked in fashion. But now her passion is the […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: Amenity-Drenched Society Hill Rental for $8,000 Per Month

This three-story federal townhouse across from St. Mary’s Church on Fourth Street has four bedrooms, three and a half baths and almost 4,500 square feet. […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: Crazy Minimalist Home With Graffiti and Lurking Bear Figurines

The design of this three-story house in Thailand, called Bear House, is by Thai architect and visionary Onion, who’s unendingly inventive, as are most people […]

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Property’s Morning Obsession: A Louis Kahn House Not Built By Louis Kahn

Take a quick look at this Center City house and you might think it was designed by legendary Philadelphia architect Louis Kahn. Everything from the […]