Welcome to this charming, updated, Old Kensington, 3 bedroom, 2 full bath home, with hardwood floors throughout, central air, a huge fenced in rear yard, a massive basement, and a fantastic layout that you must see. Built in 1934, this home has the original Brownstone front steps and is 1610 sq ft. This house has been expertly upgraded, professionally painted, and the bathroom exquisitely updated. Roof is well maintained, pitched for optimum drainage, and recently sealed July 2019. Complete with an ADT Alarm System and brand new Entrance Door and doorbell. The fully enclosed front porch is where you will enter. We love this flex space because it offers a warm and welcoming buffer before you enter the main living space. It has exposed brick and a huge window that fills the room with natural light. Enter into the living room. This room is spacious enough for all of your furnishings and then some. The 1st floor includes recessed lighting and all of the chandeliers. The main staircase leading to the 2nd floor, visible from the living room, offers a dramatic touch with it's zigzag design and it's wide width, something you rarely find in homes and a beautiful chandelier. There is a formal dining room with the original fireplace mantle as a centerpiece for the room. The dining room has a built in bar with plenty of seating and full views of the kitchen making it perfect for entertaining. The kitchen has beautiful solid wood high-end cabinets with 2 glass doors, a corner shelf to show off your collectable kitchenware as well as stunning top cabinet trim work. Granite countertops pair perfectly with the ceramic backsplash and a full stainless appliance package is included with a year old gas range, new refrigerator that includes a built-in water and ice feature, a dishwasher, and a new microwave. New appliances purchased Sept 2018 with a 4 year warranty included. There is a pantry closet in the kitchen and a bonus room which is where you will find the laundry area, including the side by side washer and dryer. The cement and fenced in yard includes the outside rug, and with a convenient and clear walkable alleyway. The 750+ sq ft sealed unfinished basement, accessible from the dining room, is absolutely huge and offers endless space for storage or can be converted into a living space with very little effort. The 2nd floor has laminate floors and is designed with a wide hallway that offers enough space for furnishings or seating. The 3 bedrooms have abundant space for any size furnishings, plenty of closets, and 2 bedrooms include lighted ceiling fans. The master bedroom has it's own bathroom and the lovely 2nd full bathroom is in the hallway. The owner's suite bathroom has a 1/2 wall of tile, glass enclosed shower, and enough space for a large wardrobe or linen armoire. With so much living space indoors and out plus 3 bedrooms, this home can provide you the luxury of a home office and a guest room in addition to all of the creature comforts without sacrificing or retrofitting. Located in walking distance to local cafes, parks, shopping, Fishtown, Northern Liberties, and only minutes from Center City. We can't wait for you to visit!