1228 S AMERICAN STREET, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19147

Golden opportunity to enjoy the most coveted panoramic views of the City of Brotherly Love from your very own private rooftop terrace! Stretching the entire length of the house, this vantage point allows you to transcend the cityscape with a birds-eye view over the local park, City Hall, and annual firework displays at the waterfront. This newer construction home is nestled in one of the most desired residential streets in the heart of South Philly. With 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms this home's generous proportions, abundant natural lighting, and open floor plan will accommodate any personal living or entertainment style. The bright, sun-soaked first floor boasts a warm and inviting kitchen and elegant living spaces. Seamlessly delivering modern luxury while capturing South Philly charm, this home offers updated cabinets, granite countertops, custom tile backsplash, and stainless-steel appliances. For a more relaxed living space, head downstairs to the finished basement complete with half bathroom. A reclaimed wood accent wall creates a cozy and inviting casual space, perfect for movie nights, entertaining guests, or relaxing with a good book for a quiet night in. The second floor has two expansive bedrooms and a full bathroom replete with tile shower. Front bedroom includes a custom window seat for year-round views, perfect as a bedroom, nursery, or office. Escape to the third floor to the sumptuous master suite oasis. Full bathroom with laundry and walk-in closet with custom shelving. Bathroom boasts classic subway tile, glass shower doors, and two shower heads. Through the bedroom, climb the stairs to appreciate the most stunning views of the city. Option to purchase or lease the adjoining property. Lot provides two car parking (permit pending) and fenced yard. This property is one-of-a-kind and an absolute must see! Make it yours today!



Single Family / Detached

3 bds

3 ba


0.01 Acres



258.760 per sqft

Built in 2011


1531.00 (2020)


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  • Street Address: 1228 S AMERICAN STREET
  • City: Philadelphia
  • State: Pennsylvania
  • County: Philadelphia
  • Subdivision: PENNSPORT
  • Directions:
    Travelling east on Wharton, turn left on S American St. Property is on left hand side right before Titan St.



  • Basement

General Information

  • Pool Features: No Pool
  • Below Grade Area Total: 0   Square Feet

Heating /Cooling Features

  • Has Central Air
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Cooling Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Has Heating
  • Heating Type: Hot Water
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas

Rooms Information

  • Main Floor Bedrooms : 3

Interior Features

  • Interior Features: Built-Ins,Kitchen - Eat-In,Master Bath(s),Sprinkler System
  • Window Features:Double Hung,Energy Efficient,Replacement,Insulated
  • Appliances: Built-In Microwave,Built-In Range,Dishwasher,Disposal,Dryer - Front Loading,Oven - Self Cleaning,Washer - Front Loading
  • Laundry Type : Upper Floor

Construction Features

  • Architectural Style : Traditional
  • Walls\Ceilings: Dry Wall
  • Construction Materials: Masonry
  • Roof Type: Flat
  • With Basement
  • Basement : Partial
  • 3+ Level(s)
  • Stories: Main

Utility Information

  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public

Other Features

  • Year Built Source: Owner
  • MLS Area: 19147 (19147)
  • Zoning: RSA5


  • Courtesy of JB Real Estate Group, LLC, Christopher Bourland
  • Property last updated on BRIGHT : 3/18/2020 10:02:17 AM