2720 Philadelphia Drive

Dayton, OH 45405 View Map $525,000 Ask a Question
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Status: Sold
Property Type:Single Family
MLS #:878902
Sq. Feet:10,661
Date Sold:6/7/2023
Lot Size:675,441 Sq. Ft.
This historically significant home is a one of a kind property perfectly situated on 15.5 sprawling acres just waiting for the next generation of owners to make it their own. Following the Dayton flood 1913, the founder of Standard Register, John Q. Sherman and his wife Katherine, searched for higher ground on which to build their family home. With unparalleled craftsmanship, their beautiful 10,000 square foot home was completed in 1925 and named The Highlands. With 6+ bedrooms, 4 full and 2 half baths, complete with a daylight basement and finished 3rd floor, the Sherman estate is filled with Old World architecture that stands the test of time. See original light fixtures, quartersawn oak paneling, wide oak floors, soaring cathedral ceiling in the 1200 sq ft Great Room. The original plaster ceiling in the Dining room complements the judges paneling steps from the spacious solarium with Batchelder tile fountain. The home is occupied, there is a security system and it is private property, do not drive in the driveway without a confirmed showing with with a licensed real estate agent.

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Community Information

Address:2720 Philadelphia Drive, Dayton, OH 45405
School System:Dayton
Zip Code:45405


Bedrooms: 6
Bathrooms: 4 Full / 2 Half
Year Built:1925
Style:Single Family
Levels: 2.5 Story
Basement: Full
Garage: 3 Car, Attached

Features / Amenities

Fireplace: Inoperable
Heating: Hot Water/Steam
Total Rooms:22


Entry Room8 X 9Main
Living Room27 X 45Main
Dining Room16 X 20Main
Entry Room7 X 32Main
Family Room23 X 32Main
Kitchen12 X 15Main
Breakfast Room12 X 14Main
Eat In Kitchen6 X 11Main
Game Room13 X 14Main
Primary Bedroom12 X 26Second
Bonus Room10 X 14Second
Bedroom14 X 18Second
Library14 X 21Second
Bedroom12 X 14Second
Bedroom14 X 17Second
Bedroom11 X 12Second
Study/Office10 X 12Second
Bedroom10 X 12Second
Rec Room24 X 29Basement
Exercise Room23 X 32Basement
Laundry15 X 26Basement
Utility Room14 X 16Basement

Property Features

Lot Size: 15.51 Acres / 675,441 Sq. Ft.
Lot Dimensions:15.506 acres
Utilities: 220 Volt Outlet, City Water, Natural Gas, Sanitary Sewer
Directions:Siebenthaler West to Philadelphia to 2720 Philadelphia Drive. Upper Dayton View.

Tax and Financial Info

Taxes Semi Annual: $10,722
Assessments: 16.88
Legal Description: 79907 THUR 79933 163-15-1 THRU 27
Transaction Type: Sale



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