The intersection of South Broad Street and Washington Avenue in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood in South Philadelphia is one of the busiest in the city, yet has remained underdeveloped for a long time. However, a series of recent projects are adding significant density to the junction. Broad and Washington, 1113 South Broad Street, and 1223-45 Washington Avenue will add around 1,500 residential units, in addition to the 300+ that were recently added with Lincoln Square. In a span of around ten years, the intersection will take on a completely new look.
Demolition permits have been filed for a pair of adjacent three-story rowhouses at 705 and 707 South 19th Street in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood of South Philadelphia. The permits also call for merging the two lots into one, with an apparent primary address at 705 South 19th Street. ZI 705 S 19th Street is the listed owner for house number 705, while Cox Edward S and Cox Stephen R are listed as the owners for house number 707.
Permits have been filed for demolition of an existing structure and construction of a new one at 722 South 19th Street in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood of South Philadelphia. The two-story building slated for demolition is deeply set back from the sidewalk line, with a driveway in front. The replacement will be a single-family structure with a 679-square-foot footprint, a balcony, and a roof deck. The property, near the corner of South 19th Street and Pemberton Street, is owned by Hill Leonard.
Demolition permits have been filed for a two-story rowhouse at 2141 Catharine Street in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood of South Philadelphia. The building, which is located near the corner of Catherine Street and South 22nd Street, is owned by Aston Enterprises LLC.
Full demolition permits have been filed at 1712 Christian Street in the Graduate Hospital neighborhood of South Philadelphia. The building that currently occupies the site is a three-story residential structure flanked by low-rise buildings. Liguori…