104 Cornell Avenue

Swarthmore, PA
$ 420,000 Beds 5 Baths 3 Sq 2,354
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Amazing and rare opportunity to own an exquisite, Victorian home in Swarthmore. Welcome to 104 Cornell Ave, a one of kind home built in the 1800's. This distinctive abode is filled with unique, well preserved original details that simply can not be replicated. The home greets you with a grand white cedar shake and black shutter facade. Walk down the pathway way onto the large Trex wrap around porch lined with azalea and rhododendron bushes, perfect for relaxing or reading on a nice Summer evening. Enter into the living room with an original wood staircase, built in shelves , and an abundance of windows and natural light. The original hardwood floors run throughout the entire 3 story home. Make your way straight through to the dining room with an original antique chandelier still hanging. This room is ideal for family dinners and entertaining. The sizable family room is adorned with a fireplace boasting a Parisian carrera marble mantle and a powder room. Head into the retro kitchen, waiting for you to add your own updates and personal touches with a laundry room directly off of it. Take the grand staircase up to the second and the third floors where you'll find 5 ample sized bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms and a cedar closet. Exit the first floor side door to access the large back yard and detached 2 car garage. Located near landmarks such as the Swarthmore College campus, Thacher Park, Swarthmore Public Library, and Co-op. It's only a short walk to the Swarthmore Regional Rail train station and conveniently located near I95 and 476. Don't miss out on this opportunity to own an authentic, Victorian gem in the Wallingford-Swarthmore School District.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 420,000
  • Lot Size
  • 8,712 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 5
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,354
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1900
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 2
  • City, Zip
  • Swarthmore
  • Taxes
  • 12866
  • County
  • Style
  • Victorian
  • Area
  • Swarthmore Boro
  • MLS#
  • PADE519518
  • Zip
  • 19081
Listing Provided by: Elfant Wissahickon Realtors



Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional
Accessibility None
Architectural Style Victorian
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Frame
Cool Fuel None
Cooling None
Electric 100 Amp Service
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Hot Water
Levels 3
MLS Area Swarthmore Boro (10443)
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Deck(s), Wrap Around
Possession Immediate, 31-60 Days CD
Price Per Sq Ft 178.42
Property Type Residential
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Tax Year 2019
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning Description Residential

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2354
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Full
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bathrooms Half Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 3
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 No
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 2
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water 60+ Gallon Tank
Living Area 2354
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 2
Garage Features Additional Storage Area
Inclusions All appliances in as-is condition
Lot Dimensions 50.00 x 160.00
Lot Size Acres 0.20
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 8712.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • 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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Per Month

Based on the average sale price from the Rockville, Maryland office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Elementary School Unknown Elementary School
Middle School Strath Haven Middle School
High School Strath Haven High School

Price History

6/2/2020 Listed $460,000
7/28/2020 9% - $420,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 19081

AVG $460K
AVG $11,401
AVG 107
Year Built
AVG 1889
AVG 72
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104 Cornell Avenue Swarthmore, PA is a Single Family Home for sale at $420000 with 2354 sqft and a lot size of 8,712 SqFt Acre(s). 104 Cornell Avenue Swarthmore has 5 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1900. The property's zip code is 19081 which is in Swarthmore, PA

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