Address: 5075 Polk Avenue
Neighborhood: Seminary Hill
Rare opportunity to own a home on one acre in Alexandria. The mid-century modern home with seven bedrooms and six and a half baths overlooks the acreage and is the perfect retreat. With over 9,000 sq. ft. of interior space, there is room for everything one could want in an estate.
The open floor plan highlights a beautiful combination of brick, stone and glass accents throughout, which perfectly complements the solid wood plank floors. On the main level, you’ll find a large chef’s kitchen with a hidden walk-in pantry, two islands and a breakfast room that walks out to a screened porch. The star of the show is a great room with a vaulted ceiling, skylights, wood accents and a brick floor-to-ceiling fireplace. Outside there is an infinity pool that plays a visual trick on the eyes as water cascades over the side.
The lower level includes a large family room with a bar and brick fireplace and walks out to the deck and infinity pool. In addition, there is a media room, wine room, large exercise room and playroom that is prepped for an indoor pool.
An update to the city’s special events policy intended to make the process simpler wound up creating some confusion at the City Council this weekend. At a meeting on Saturday,…
Attention Del Ray dog owners: The Eugene Simpson Park will reopen to the public in the beginning of next year at the end of more than a year of redevelopment….
Good Monday morning, Alexandria! 🌧️ Today’s weather: On Monday, there is a slight chance of showers after 3pm, with cloudy conditions and a high temperature of around 67°F. The north…
It’s been another week bookended with violence in Alexandria’s West End. On Saturday, a man was shot in the Landmark area during a suspected carjacking. The victim suffered non-life-threatening injuries….
It’s here! The 2024 Alexandria Coffee Guide!
After being in production for the past two years, dealing with the tumultuous changes to the service industry following the COVID environment, and the bittersweet closings and openings of coffee shops, Joyful Tern Publishing has finally released the Alexandria Coffee Guide: 2024 Edition!
The guide best serves locals, transplants and tourists interested in coffee by giving them a curated set of Alexandria’s local shops, excluding such brand names like Starbucks, Dunkin’, Peets and the like. The guide is broken down into multiple regions (Old Town North/Del Ray, Crystal City, Old Town, Alexandria West End, and Eisenhower East) and catalogs the coffee shops within each region, as well as notable details about them and things to do in the surrounding area. The guide provides a concise glossary of coffee culture terms near the end, and a few articles about coffee concepts.
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The Made in ALX Fall Makers’ Market at Port City Brewing Co. in Alexandria is set for Sunday, Sept. 24!
This is the fall’s most fun sip-and-shop, featuring craft beer from the award-winning Port City Brewing Co. along with food,