531 Gainsboro Road Drexel Hill, PA
$ 437,500
Property Attributes
  • MLS#PADE2008664
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyDELAWARE
  • CityDrexel Hill
  • AreaUpper Darby Twp
  • NeighborhoodDrexel Park
  • Zip19026
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1928
  • Taxes$ 10216
  • Price$ 437,500
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage2585
  • Lot Size7,405 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Keller Williams Main Line
Data Source:
Bright MLS - 382 - MD
Property Description

Welcome to the charm of Drexel Park! This very desirable neighborhood is known for its architecturally significant homes, like this well-built, timeless brick colonial with beautiful natural hardwood flooring throughout. This classic beauty boasts 5 bedrooms, 2½ baths with over 2500 square feet of generously proportioned living space. The large center hall details include arched doorways and crown molding. A spacious living room showcases a double-faced wood burning fireplace and built-in bookcases. Adjacent to the living room is a light-filled family room. A formal dining room has a picture window and chair rails. The large, bright, newer eat-in kitchen features abundant cabinetry and wine rack, plenty of countertop space, and stainless-steel appliances. An outdoor deck overlooks the spacious yard, great for entertaining. A powder room completes the first floor. Ascend the staircase to find 3 roomy bedrooms on the 2nd floor and two more on the 3rd floor, with generous closet space throughout! Updated bathrooms maintain their traditional charm. All of this plus the added convenience of a two-block walk to the Fairfax SEPTA station for incredibly easy access to Philadelphia. A superb home in a fairy tale location. The Homeowners Association of this unique neighborhood offers year-round events and activities for its residents…a great way to meet your neighbors!

Elementary School Middle School High School
Hillcrest Elementary School Drexel Hill Middle School Upper Darby Senior High School
Price History
9/30/2021 Listed $449,900
10/9/2021 3% - $437,500

General Features

Acceptable Financing Conventional, Cash, FHA, VA
Accessibility None
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Microwave, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Basement Full, Outside Entrance, Side Entrance, Windows
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Ceiling Fan(s), Window Unit(s)
Days on Market 67
Electric 200+ Amp Service, Circuit Breakers
Elementary School HILLCREST
Exclusions 4 curtains & rods in Primary Bedroom. 3 white shelves in kitchen.
Exterior Features Sidewalks, Street Lights
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Y/N No
Heating Radiator, Hot Water
Interior Features Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Table Space, Tub Shower, Window Treatments, Upgraded Countertops
Levels 3
Location Type Suburban
Lot Size Square Feet 7405.20
MLS Area Upper Darby Twp (10416)
Middle/Junior High School DREXEL HILL
Municipality UPPER DARBY TWP
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession 31-60 Days CD, 61-90 Days CD, Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 169.25
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Very Good
Roof Architectural Shingle, Pitched
School District 300200397363
School District UPPER DARBY
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name DREXEL PARK
Tax Annual Amount 10216.0
Tax Lot 368-000
Tax Year 2021
Total Rooms 9
Utilities Cable TV
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RESI

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2585
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
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 Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 5
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
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 Features Brick, Double Sided
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 2585
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Basement, Foyer, Laundry, Utility Room, Bathroom 3, Full Bath, Half Bath
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Double Hung, Replacement

Exterior Features

Foundation Details Stone
Inclusions Refrigerator, Washer, Dryer, all ceiling fans and lighting fixtures
Lot Dimensions 75.00 x 100.00
Lot Features Front Yard, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Level, Landscaping
Lot Size Acres 0.17
Lot Size Source Estimated
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Asphalt Driveway, Private
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Driveway, Off Street, On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Basement Lower 1 Basement - Unfinished
Bathroom 3 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 0 X 0 Upper 1
Bedroom 4 Upper 2
Bedroom 5 Upper 2
Dining Room 0 X 0 Main
Family Room Main Fireplace - Gas
Foyer Main
Full Bath Upper 1
Full Bath Upper 2
Half Bath Main
Kitchen 0 X 0 Main Kitchen - Eat-in,Breakfast Room
Laundry Lower 1
Living Room 0 X 0 Main Fireplace - Gas
Primary Bedroom 0 X 0 Upper 1
Utility Room Lower 1


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 19026

AVG $300K
AVG $7,799
AVG 43
Year Built
AVG 1935
AVG 63
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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