West Mt. Airy

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On the Market: Classic Colonial in Mt. Airy

Mt. Airy takes its name from the summer residence William Allen, a chief justice of the colonial Pennsylvania Supreme Court, built for himself in 1750. […]

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Living in Mt. Airy: A Neighborhood Guide

Back in Colonial times, Mt. Airy was Philadelphia’s original summer resort. In fact, the neighborhood takes its name from its very first “vacation home”: Mount […]

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Where to Find the Best Workouts and Healthy Food Near Mt. Airy and Germantown

Philly has an insanely wonderful fitness scene, but the truth is, many of us tend to stick to our own neighborhoods — we’ve all got […]

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Rare Bird Sighting in Mt. Airy for $2.25M

If yesterday’s featured home was more striking outside than in, and a typical Philadelphia townhouse mansion more striking inside than out, then this handsome 1925 […]

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The Hills Are Alive… in Mt. Airy for $800K

I can’t say whether Mt. Airy’s reputation drew them here as it did so many other families in the years that followed, but as the […]

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A French Country Estate in the City: A Rare Opportunity in Mt. Airy for $1.55M

Not all of the homes visionary builder George Woodward built are in Chestnut Hill. In his later years as a developer, Woodward branched out from […]

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First-Time Find: Modern Charm in West Mt. Airy for $229K

House hunting can be frustrating, especially when your checklist of non-negotiable, must-have features is looking a lot less like a checklist and a little more […]

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Faded Glory in Mt. Airy for $700K

Perhaps one reason those who compare Philadelphia to Detroit miss the mark is because this city has many neighborhoods that, while they have seen better […]

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Jaw Dropper of the Week: “Tuppence” Wows All the Way From West Mt. Airy

Here’s the truth about so-called “jaw-dropper” homes (trust us, we would know): like people, they come in all shapes and styles. The more ostentatious tend […]

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$1.18 Million Dollar Stone Tudor in West Mount Airy Comes with a Beer Keg

We can’t make this stuff up, you guys. The listing clearly states this 1928 solid stone home has a lower-level recreation room with convenient features for entertaining company […]

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For Sale: Cozy West Mt. Airy Twin Home with Remodeled Galley Kitchen

This place has us charmed, we tell you. It’s a stone twin construction with a driveway, garage and original details on all three of its floors. […]

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Spotted in West Mt. Airy: Home with Garage to Studio/Office Conversion

Forgetting the actual house for a moment—don’t worry, we’ll get to it—let’s take a look at its two yards, which total to 8,000 square feet. […]

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Homes with Names: “Little Garth”

Following years of neglect, “Little Garth” has finally been restored to its full potential! See, the West Mt. Airy home once boasted artist Elizabeth Shippen Green […]

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Spotted: Charming Single-Family Colonial in West Mt. Airy Gets Price Cut

After being owned by the same family for the past forty years, this Colonial residence (and do we see a little Tudor in there too?) […]

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House of the Week: A Most Charming Colonial in West Mt. Airy

As a Colonial built circa 1926,  this cozy dwelling provides ready-made comforts for anyone swayed by its charm: bookcases, built-ins, wood burning fireplace and 2-car garage with […]