The SpaceThe house is circa 1880's, A Victorian Gem, original molding, stain glass window inserts, and charm. Part of the original Diston Estates of late 1800's and early 1900's.
2 Rentable rooms - Each has 1 full size bed,
2.5 bath rooms include:
-Victorian tub room, walk in shower room and 1st floor powder room.
Side porch, back garden and pool.
Bed type: Real Beds
Shampoo, soap, morning coffee or tea, linens, towels, living areas are included in your stay.
Please have Airbnb Verified ID and photo uploaded before booking. Guest AccessAreas that will be available for your use:
2 Rentable rooms
2nd floor rear bedroom and 3rd floor rear bedroom.
-Shared living room, Breakfast room, Bathrooms and powder room, porch, backyard and pool. (pool open Memorial Day til October 1st).
-Parking on property
Off limits: Upstairs front bedrooms and 3rd floor backroom. Philadelphia Historic books and maps available. This is a shared house but privacy is assured. Interaction with GuestsThis is a shared space. My husband and I will be available throughout your stay, if you need anything. I am an artist and my Husband and I are both Musicians, so you can enjoy my art throughout the house and may hear some Music during your stay. The NeighborhoodWell established neighborhood in the Northeast section of Philadelphia. Getting AroundThe Tacony train station is 1/2 block away, Center City and New York both accessible. Public transportation is within walking distance. I-95 is minutes away. Many restaurants available in the area.
Septa buses service the area. Day time: every 15 minutes. FREE bus travel for seniors 24/7. Brand new "INDEGO", Philadelphia Bike Share downtown. Other Things to NoteThe Philadelphia Museum of Art. Barnes Foundation Art Museum. The Free Library of Philadelphia is in the Top 40 of largest libraries in the country. The Philadelphia Zoo is the nation's first zoo. The Mutter is a medical museum housing a collection of medical oddities. (part of Einstein's brain.) The Pa Academy of Fine Art is the 1st Art Museum and Art School. With 2000 outside murals, we are the Mural Capital of the US. Pa Hospital, founded by Ben Franklin, is America's first. We will have a list of our local restaurants available.
We are located 10 Minutes away from Downtown attractions and Restaurants. Tacony Palmyra bridge to New Jersey is 5 minutes away. New York is 2 hours away by train. (Train to NY is 1/2 block from our Home). Churches of all denominations are within walking distance.