Seller represented by:
Georgie Smigel with Coldwell Banker Realty

Buyer represented by:
Sara Leitera with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty - City

297 42nd St Pittsburgh, PA 15201
  • Sold
  • Single Family

297 42nd St Pittsburgh, PA 15201 Get directions

3 Beds 1 Bath 1 Partial Bath
  • Age 121 Years
  • MLS# 1502435
  • Listed 5 Months 1 Day Ago


A quick walk to Butler St & Childrens Hospital stands an incredible home. Step into the liv room onto laminate flooring between an exposed brick wall & fireplace. This flooring runs thru most of the home. Recessed lighting and a ceiling fan finish the room. Exposed brick continues into the dining room featuring a 2nd fireplace & built-in cabinet. Tucked in the corner find a convenient & unique half bath. You will love the details of the kitchen. White cabinets topped w butcher block tops around a farm sink lit w under cabinet lights. A range hood above the gas stove draws your attention to a beamed & vaulted ceiling. A door leads you to the courtyard. 2nd floor has the main bedroom w brick fireplace & transom window above the door. Full bath has a heated floor & claw tub. View from bed 2 overlooks the courtyard. Take spiral stairs to the 3rd floor/bed. What an incredible space! Solar tubes light a laminate floor and knotty pine ceiling. Don't miss the trap door to cedar lined storage.

  • Seller represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Georgie Smigel with Coldwell Banker Realty
  • Buyer represented by:
  • REALTOR ® Sara Leitera with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty - City



  • Bedrooms: 3

Other Rooms

  • Total Rooms: 7
  • Basement Description: Basement: Y

Interior Features

  • Gas Stove
  • Microwave Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Washer/Dryer
  • Flooring: Floors: Hard Wood, Laminate, Tile

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Central
  • Fireplace Features: Decr
  • Heating Features: Gas
  • Number of Fireplaces: 3


  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1

Garage and Parking

  • Parking Features: On-Street Parking

School Information

  • School District: Pittsburgh

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 3798
  • Source Listing Status: Sold
  • County: Allegheny-East
  • Directions: I-79S to I-279S; exit 2A - I-579S; 6th/7th Ave exit twd dwntwn; keep L to PPG Arena; merge on Bigelow Blvd; exit Liberty Ave/Bloomfld; merge on Bloomfild bridge; cont on Main; R on Geneva; L on 42nd
  • Source Property Type: Residence/Single Family
  • Area: Lawrenceville
  • Source Neighborhood: Lawrenceville
  • Property Subtype: Residential
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Year Built: 1900
  • Construction Materials: Brick
  • Property Age: 121
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Levels or Stories: 3 or More Stories
  • House Style: 3 or More Stories
  • Year Built Details: Existing
  • Architectural Style: Row


  • Sewer: Public
  • Water Source: Public

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
2 Pittsburgh Arsenal K-5 School PK-5 0.3 mi
6 Pittsburgh Arsenal 6-8 School 6-8 0.2 mi
2 Pittsburgh Milliones 6-12 School 6-12 1.3 mi
NA St. John Neumann Regional Catholic Private School K-8 0.2 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.

Property History for 297 42nd St

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2021-07-20 Sold - - WestPenn
2021-05-25 Listed $245,000 WestPenn
2007-08-16 Sold - - Public Record

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.