SoPhilly Spotlight: Wine Cellar edition

This week’s SoPhilly Spotlight is a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom home at 808 Federal St.


This home has plenty of space with 2,400 sq. ft. and is currently on the market for $575,000.

More from the Elfant Wissahickon-Rittenhouse Square listing:

 Don’t miss this truly spectacular brownstone in the heart of Passyunk Square. The elegant facade welcomes you into a gorgeous marble vestibule and tall double doors invite you into a spacious living room.


 The lovely hardwood floors, gas fireplace surrounded with marble, and built-in bookshelves and bench are just a few of the charming details you will discover in this one-of-a-kind home that offers the perfect mix of old charm and modern upgrades.


 Chef’s kitchen comes complete with a top-of-the-line six-burner Thermador stove, expansive custom cherry cabinets, large granite island and s…tainless steel appliances.



Kitchen is connected to a large dining room. From there, French doors open to the expansive and beautifully landscaped brick patio with built-in gas line for easy gas grilling.




Layout of first floor makes it an excellent space for entertaining. Dual zoned central air conditioning and heating for energy efficiency. The finished basement offers yet another complete level of great living space.



Two distinct areas include a media room as well as a separate playroom that could also be used as an office.

This is the perfect basement space for a wino.

 In addition, the custom wine room with limestone floors holds 600 bottles of your favorite wines. Basement also contains new powder room, huge storage closet, and laundry room with large laundry sink.

A look at one of the upstairs bedrooms with built-in storage.


Back upstairs, an elegant oak banister leads to the second floor, with three spacious bedrooms and a full bathroom. One bedroom has a gorgeous antique built-in closet occupying a full wall.



The master bedroom suite occupies the entire third floor. Bedroom area has lovely vaulted ceilings and windows offering views of the Center City skyline.



A separate room just outside the bedroom is a perfect office, dressing room, or TV area and has enormous floor to ceiling closets. Fabulous master bath area has a double marble vanity with plenty of cabinets and drawers, a large walk-in closet and a separate bathroom with tiled stall shower.



This is a truly impressive home from top to bottom with plenty of space for a family to spread out. and only a few blocks from the ACME supermarket, the heart of the Italian Market, and all the wonderful shops and restaurants of Passyunk Square. One of the largest and finest homes in one of hottest and fastest appreciating neighborhood in Philadelphia, this is the best of city living!