Two-Bedroom Rowhouse in South Philly

A 2 bedroom, 1 bath oasis with screened in deck and back yard in South Philly available June 1 (one-year lease) at $1,700/month.  Water included in lease. Sorry, no pets. Newer central heat and air (HVAC) serviced regularly. Home is on a quiet street between 5th and 6th in the Dickinson Square West neighborhood (bordering East Passyunk & Pennsport).

About the home

Two-bedroom, one bathroom rowhouse on a quiet street with a Juneberry tree and plantings by the porch.

Front of the house, Spring

Screened in back porch

The ample back yard includes a screened-in porch.

Back porch in the Spring

The porch leads to a cobblestone patio surrounded by gardens bursting with local native plantings and fruit trees including apple, paw paw, and blueberry bushes, encircled by gorgeous bamboo fencing and honeysuckle.

Back yard, summertime
Vintage chairs (lounge chairs also available)

This bright, unique house includes central heat/air, a newly remodeled bathroom with a soaking tub, newer stainless steel appliances, granite countertops, two bedrooms with ample closet space – a comfy queen bed in one and a new Full sleeper sofa in the other — and a roomy open space living/kitchen area.

Living room

From kitchen, looking to living area / entrance


Living room, looking from kitchen
Living room/entrance at night


Granite countertops, gas stove, small dining area

Bedroom #1

Main bedroom, closet with salvaged barn door (shelves and a chest of drawers are inside); and antique dresser
Main bedroom, looking into the back yard
Main bedroom; Fits Queen bed


Custom sliding barn door leads to renovated bathroom upstairs
Soaking tub (and shower) surrounded by talavera tile
Remodeled bathroom with talavera sink
Custom sliding barn door (locks from inside)

Second bedroom / Office

Second bedroom / office


The basement houses a new dryer and a washer.

New dryer, washer in the basement

The Neighborhood:

Friendly, quiet street in the Dickinson Square West area (bordering East Passyunk & Pennsport). Just blocks from some of the best eateries, stores, and cafes on Passyunk, less than 2 miles to downtown.

House in the winter, looking Northeast
Street, in the spring/summer looking southwest
Garden in the Fall

Lease details: 

One year lease, $1,700/month.  Rent includes water/sewer. Lessee pays electric and gas.

First, last, and security deposit ($1,700 each) due upon signing.  $45 application fee. No smoking, no pets. Gross annual income requirement is standard 3x monthly rent ($61,200).

Application process:

Email us with any questions and/or to inquire about setting up a showing (no calls please). Our application ($45) includes a request for professional references, verification of employment and current/past tenancy, and character references.

About us:

We are a responsible couple who are long-term landlords; we rent three other homes in South Philly and take pride in not just upkeep of our homes but being considerate and responsive to our tenants. The lease is one-year.

Back yard
Back yard