If you’re looking for a luxury Philadelphia home with peace and quiet a short walk from the hustle and bustle of the city, 411 Pine St. is your perfect urban oasis. Located in one of Philadelphia’s most enviable neighborhoods, Society Hill, this historic neighborhood combines safety and tranquility with history, charm, and unparalleled elegance.
If you’re looking for a residence that holds historic value and Old Philadelphia charm, 411 Pine St. is ready for you to call it home.
About 411 Pine St.
Built in 1831, the brick façade of 411 Pine St. is the quintessential elegance Society Hill homes are known for. This is the perfect home for the young business professional who is looking for a safe neighborhood to raise a family.
This 4,336 square foot residence has four floors with four bedrooms and two and a half baths. Its impeccable design highlights the elegant craftsmanship on every corner. In addition to the obvious curb appeal, there is a private garden at the back of the residence, perfect for intimate gatherings.
About This Property
411 Pine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106
Total Baths: 2 1/2
Heating: Gas, Forced Air
Neighborhood: Society Hill
Welcome, Home. 411 Pine St. Is Waiting For You
Prepare to have your breath taken away the second you approach the luxury Society Hill home at 411 Pine St. Enter the formal entryway, with extra-wide pine flooring, elegant lighting, and crown molding that leads into the dining and living rooms. With 15 foot ceilings, and Pennsylvania stone mantels and fireplaces, each nook and corner just beams with elegance and comfort.
Imagine the holidays in your Society Hill home; the staircase begging to be outfitted with the most glorious decor, and plenty of gathering space for family and friends to enjoy company with one another, all with a beautiful view of Philadelphia.
With splashes of French country charm, the kitchen will be the envy of the neighborhood. With a La CORNUE LE CHÂTEAU 165 range, your eyes are drawn to his copper features. And the luxury doesn’t stop there. The elegant custom Tabarka tile backsplash pulls the features of this kitchen together all with custom cabinetry, SubZero appliances, a wine refrigerator, and a Shawn Apron sink. In the corner, you can place your coffee nook in the banquet dining area or mudroom outfitted with imported French country stone and a hand-crafted barn door that leads to the private garden.
The charm of 411 Pine St. is not limited to the kitchen and living areas. Ascend the decorative wide back staircase to enter the second-floor family room with Southern exposure, something you can only find in an extra-wide home. Imagine a long night after work lounging in the den, cozying up to the fireplace while the snow falls gently outside.
On this floor, you will also find the first of four bedrooms, complete with a marble and tile bath, perfect for a night of self-pampering as well as an additional half bath.
Enter the third level and find the primary suite, fit for royalty. Outfitted with its own fireplace, spa bath, and a walk-in closet, the natural light from the windows always you to enjoy the views of this elegant neighborhood.
The primary suite is not the only bedroom on this floor. There are an additional two bedrooms each with its own marble baths, perfect for the children or guests.
If the charm and elegance of 411 Pine St. have you packing your things, you’ll be ready to move in once you realize how close you are to the heartbeat of Philadelphia.
The waterfront community is only a brief stroll to Philly hotspots like Penn’s Landing and Spruce Street Harbor Park. Further, the commute to and from Society Hill is a breeze, with most properties close to I-76, I-95, with access to SEPTA bus routes and the Market East SEPTA station.
Neighborhood Guide For Society Hill
Part of Historic Philadelphia, Society Hill is nestled between the Delaware River, 8th Street, Walnut Street, and Lombard Street. It is one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Philly. Not only is Society Hill home to many families and people looking for the quieter side of city living, but luminaries such as the first mayor of the city Samuel Powel, former first lady Dolley Todd Madison and Revolutionary War hero Thaddeus Kosciuszko have also called this community home.
Though decline took place in the 19th and early 20th century, city planner Edmund Bacon created an urban renewal plan to restore many of the historic residences and bring new life to the neighborhood, and it certainly did.
Now, Society Hill has dozens of gathering places, including churches, synagogues, and quiet parks for residents to enjoy the waterfront neighborhood and bask in its historic roots. Your new Society Hill luxury home will be a stone’s throw away from the best things Philadelphia has to offer.
Things To Do In Society Hill
Society Hill is often abuzz with visitors taking in Historic Philadelphia. However, there is also plenty to do for residents like dining, attractions, and shopping.
Located within steps of Independence Hall, Washington Square is one of the five squares established by Willian Penn as public green spaces. With more than 60 species of trees, visitors love to stroll the same path that our founding fathers did, and residents enjoy the shade while relaxing in Historic Philadelphia.
To take hold of history, Independence Hall is a must-see. Known as the birthplace of America, Independence Hall has been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
For activity on a beautiful day, Headhouse Square is home to the Headhouse Farmers Market. Featuring weekly vendors and rotating artisans and farmers, the market gives residents and visitors a chance to take in a variety of fresh fruits and vegetables as well as bread, soups, coffee, beers, and wines.
As part of the Food Trust Initiative, which works to ensure all people have access to affordable, nutritious food, the Headhouse Farmers Market is a must-attend each week.
South Street Spring Festival
For a lively experience, you have to check out the South Street Spring Festival which takes place on South Street, starting at Front Street and ending at Eighth Street along Headhouse Plaza.
The event is open for all ages, and spans more than 12 city blocks, featuring more than 30 restaurants, 125 boutiques, with performances occurring on a variety of stages.
This is the perfect event to kick off spring and find your new favorite restaurant and shop.
There are plenty of restaurants to check out in Society Hill ranging from modern Israeli cuisine to Thai dishes. For the person looking for Philly comfort dishes, you won’t be far from cheesesteaks.
Or, if you’re looking for a cup of coffee and a pastry on the run, there are plenty of cafes ready to help you fuel your morning routine.
No matter what’s on your shopping list, you can be prepared to cross off every item in the variety of shops in Society Hill. From art galleries to thrift stores, boutiques to retail shops, there is no wonder why many call Society Hill the hippest and yet most historic neighborhood.
Learn more about this luxury Philadelphia home at 411 Pine St. as well as its prestigious Society Hill neighborhood.
Is Society Hill a safe neighborhood?
Yes, Society Hill is considered one of the safest neighborhoods in Philadelphia. Niche ranked Society Hill as #11 of 147 best neighborhoods to raise a family and #12 out of 147 to live in.
Who lives in Society Hill?
The majority of residents who live in Society Hill are in the 25-34-year-old range and 65+ years old, making it the ideal neighborhood for young professionals and retirees.
Are there any accessibility features on this property?
No, there are no additional accessibility features.
What are the lot dimensions for 411 Pine Street?
411 Pine Street is 4,336 square feet, situated on a 1,900 square foot lot. Its dimensions are 19.00 x 100.00.
What utilities are in place at 411 Pine St?
411 Pine St. utilizes the following utility features:
- Central A/C
- Electric cooling fuel
- Natural gas for heating fuel and hot water
- Public water and sewer
What school district is 411 Pine St. in?
411 Pine St. is in the School District of Philadelphia. However, there are also numerous private schools and academies within Society Hill and the surrounding neighborhoods.
About Nancy Alperin and Maxwell Realty
Learn more about Maxwell Realty and CEO Nancy Alperin.
How long have you been selling luxury real estate?
Maxwell Realty has been helping buyers, sellers, and renters in Philadelphia for more than 50 years within the luxury real estate market.
Are you a full-time real estate broker?
Nancy Alperin is a full-time real estate broker. You can also speak to other agents on our team.
Do you represent buyers or sellers?
The agents of Maxwell Realty represent buyers, sellers, renters, and investors across the hottest neighborhoods in Philadelphia looking to get into the luxury real estate market.
How can the team at Maxwell Realty help me?
At Maxwell Realty, our agents are deal makers and negotiators between buyers and sellers and help you find investment opportunities to fit your current lifestyle needs within the Philly luxury home market.
We also take the time to make sure your current property is ready to sell, and we handle the staging, pricing, listing, and showing as well as vetting potential buyers and completing the transaction.
What do I need to know about buying a luxury home?
There are many things you need to consider before buying a luxury home in Philadelphia.
The first thing to consider in buying is finding the right Philadelphia luxury real estate agent for you and your unique needs. Then, you can begin to share what your hopes are–buying your first luxury home, upgrading to a townhouse that avoids the limitations of an HOA, or perhaps downsizing to a new neighborhood. Whatever the case may be, the right real estate agent will not only be able to find that dream home but be an expert in your neighborhood.
The second step is to make a list of wants and needs. This will help your realtor find a home currently on the market, or find you properties that soon will become available. That’s one perk many people do not realize–a real estate agent knows a house is available before the rest of the neighborhood does!
Once you and your agent have found the perfect place, an agent or broker will begin the deal process. From negotiations to the final signing formalities, we make the process as seamless as can be.
Let Society Hill Real Estate Agent Nancy Alperin Help You Call 411 Pine St. Home!
As CEO and owner of Maxwell Realty, Nancy Alperin is one of the best and highly respected real estate brokers in Philadelphia having learned the ropes from her father, Maxwell Alperin. Nancy has sold more than $3 billion dollars of real estate. She has her finger on the pulse of the Philly luxury real estate market. This helps to make sure your buying, selling, or investing process is successful and stress-free.
Further, Nancy and the team at Maxwell Realty have represented numerous high net worth families, professional athletes, divorcees, and young professionals in the purchase and sale of their homes.
Maxwell Realty has negotiated deals across the city of Philadelphia and represents sellers, buyers, developers, and contractors from the hottest Philly neighborhoods–from Rittenhouse Square to Society Hill and from Northern Liberties to Fishtown.
Ready to call 411 Pine St. home? If you are looking for a luxury Philadelphia townhouse in the birthplace of America, 411 Pine St. is the perfect place to call home!
If you are ready, make an appointment with Maxwell Realty today by calling 215-546-6000 or by visiting us online. Hurry, this piece of history will sell quickly!