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Address: 225 N. West Street
Neighborhood: Parker Gray
Listed: $1,049,500
Open: Thursday, May 12 from 5-7 p.m.

If you’re looking for an updated modern home with the charm of Old Town, look no further. This detached row home was completely renovated in 2020. The exterior features original wood siding and the traditional look of a historic home, while the interior has an open floor plan, new flooring and updated hardware throughout.

The main floor includes a living room and large hallway with a powder room, which opens to the dining area and kitchen. The kitchen features black stainless-steel appliances, a hooded range and updated quartz countertops with a large island perfect for entertaining guests.

The second floor has 3 bedrooms and 2 full bathrooms, as well as a laundry area. The primary bedroom has a walk-in closet and en-suite bathroom complete with a walk-in shower with newly tiled walls and floor. A large and beautifully landscaped backyard has natural tree cover for shade and a built-in fire-pit area with overhead lighting and a large patio for entertaining. A shed provides storage for landscaping tools and for garbage containers.

It is located only a block and a half from King St. and less than a mile from the waterfront and is only ½ mile from both the Braddock Rd. and King St. metro stations.

Listed by:
Erica Gray
Samson Properties
(571) 302-6276
[email protected]
https://bit.ly/3ytKjZG

Address: 214 Prince Street
Neighborhood: Old Town Alexandria
Listed: $2,295,000

Historic home lovers seeking the charm of original features mixed with luxurious elements for modern living will adore this one-of-a-kind jewel on coveted Gentry Row!

Built in 1788 and beautifully restored and expanded, this gracious home exudes elegance, boasting airy 12′ ceilings, 6 working fireplaces, original heart of pine floors, deep crown molding, paneled molding and wainscoting, archways and exposed brick. The huge eat-in kitchen is finely appointed featuring a built-in sound system, bar sink with beverage cooler, a suite of Thermador appliances and multiple skylights. French doors open to a wonderful flagstone patio, and a stairway leads to the second level covered porch with a fan, Edison lights, and an irrigation system.

The upper floors offer 4 spacious bedrooms with plentiful storage, 2 updated baths, and a sitting room. The primary bedroom has crown molding, fluted column accents, a fireplace and built-in bookshelves. Casual living calls on the lower-level family room with brick floors, an amazing fireplace, exposed stone walls and surround sound. In addition, there are numerous closets, additional storage, full bath, and a front bonus room with a window and built-in storage.

This enchanting home is located one block from fine shops, restaurants and the Potomac River.

Listed by:
Babs Beckwith
McEnearney Associates, Inc.
703-627-5421
[email protected]
BabsBeckwith.com

Listing of the Day: 214 Wolfe Street

Address: 214 Wolfe Street
Neighborhood: Old Town Alexandria
Listed: $1,625,000

Built in 1820, this semi-detached home sits on a tree-lined block, in an excellent location near it all! Classic elegance meets modern luxury within this finely renovated gem featuring 4 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and a gracious layout for living and entertaining.

Charming gas lanterns, boxwoods, an iron-gate entrance and a brick walkway to the main side door create welcoming curb appeal. Enjoy the private patio garden with hydrangeas and azaleas, a perfect setting for alfresco dining. Enhancing the allure is a delightful shed/artist studio off the patio.

Wonderful elements grace the home’s ambience such as rich hardwood floors, exposed brick, 4 fireplaces and tasteful millwork. The inviting living room is expansive, and a separate formal dining room has access to the side patio garden via glass-paneled French doors. The cook will delight in the offerings of the renovated kitchen with a vaulted wood beamed ceiling, premium appliances, and an arched window overlooking the Japanese red maple tree.

Sleeping quarters reside upstairs and provide a peaceful place to unwind. The primary bedroom is divine with a fireplace, 2 closets and a full hall bath. The second bedroom is currently used as an office and two additional top-level bedrooms are well-appointed.

Listed by:
Babs Beckwith
McEnearney Associates Realtors
703-627-5421
[email protected]
BabsBeckwith.com

Listing of the Day: 2 Wolfe Street

Address: 2 Wolfe Street
Neighborhood: Harborside
Listed: $4,150,000

Spectacular 3 bedroom, 3 full and 2 half bath waterfront home offers distinctive living quarters with incomparable breathtaking Potomac River views from every level plus a 35-foot boat slip and attached 2 car garage parking.

This exquisitely elegant residence features generously sized rooms enriched by 4 gas fireplaces, deep moldings, custom millwork, and refined finishes throughout creating an ambiance melding classic character with modern design. Wonderful second level open concept design offers an eat-in chef’s kitchen with premium appliances and an inviting family overlooks the glistening water. The handsome library is adorned with tastefully designed built-ins and three sets of French doors open to the loggia with a spectacular waterfront view.

Three en-suite bedrooms include the primary suite that occupies its own floor. This private retreat with fireplace features a marble bath, walk-in closet and picturesque waterscapes. Perhaps best of all is the locale, affording an unparalleled opportunity to sit and read by the water, or taking your boat out for a day of fun, all mere steps from the Potomac River. Furnished option available at and additional $85,000.

Listed by:
Babs Beckwith
McEnearney Associates
703-627-5421
[email protected]
OldTownAlexandriaLiving.com

Address: 601 & 607 Oronoco Street
Neighborhood: Old Town
Listed: $5,995,000

A rare offering, the Potts-Fitzhugh House resides on a half-acre double lot in the heart of Old Town Alexandria.

The grand entrance greets you to a storybook foyer with magnificent architecture juxtaposed with historic period details and natural light creating both a majestic yet warm scene. Beyond the entry, the main level offers ideal settings for unforgettable entertaining with an oversized great room, stately dining room and gourmet kitchen. Designed with traditional elegance, this timeless estate is light, bright and open throughout.

The unique, expansive primary suite is the perfect escape that boasts a custom dressing room and spa bath with dual vanities and a soaking tub. The home features five additional bedrooms and four additional bathrooms. Equally impressive, outside the home, the verdant garden awaits. With patios, countless specimen trees and lush grounds, this estate is truly magical.

Just through the garden, you will find the bonus, detached two-car garage and studio space. Significant renovations and professional restorations over the years have been completed with great attention to detail. Walk along Oronoco Street’s beautifully tree-lined red brick sidewalk to the waterfront, restaurants, shops and entertainment. A masterpiece for the most discerning buyer.

Listed by:
Lauren Bishop
McEnearney Associates Realtors
202.361.5079
[email protected]
www.laurenbishophomes.com

Address: 2308 Sanford Street
Neighborhood: Del Ray
Listed: $850,000

Situated in a peaceful community bursting with character, 2308 Sanford Street is an end-unit townhome filled with brilliant light and is guaranteed to WOW any buyers! It’s completely renovated from the ground up and provides a spacious and versatile layout for any desired living concept — and comfort for entertaining any sized gathering.

Tall ceilings and pristine hardwood floors complement rooms and extend throughout the home. The beautifully designed eat-in kitchen is a vision that offers unique stone floors, under-cabinet and recessed lighting, top brand stainless appliances, granite countertops, and sleek cabinetry finished with modern hardware. Dining and living rooms progress naturally into one another and present classic details like crown molding, chair rail accents and crisp neutral wall colors. The living room is enhanced by a wood-burning fireplace and floor-to-ceiling windows. Three bedrooms possess private bathrooms. Every bathroom in the home — 3.5 total — has been updated to include new floors, vanities, and fixtures. Closets have been outfitted with customized organizers to keep things tidy. The patio allows for owners to enjoy al fresco dining and grilling.

This townhome is nestled into a half-acre wooded area within a desirable part of Alexandria City that cannot be developed. Assigned parking (#2) comes with the home. Ample guests parking is available (a private lot or street parking on Sanford), and additional spaces can be rented. It’s close to Del Ray, historic Old Town and D.C. for endless entertainment, dining and shopping excitement, as well as quick commutes to work.

Listed by:
Sue Goodhart
The Goodhart Group
703-362-3221
[email protected]
thegoodhartgroup.com

Address: 701 Swann Avenue #ONE-504
Neighborhood: Potomac Yard
Listed: $997,900

Dylan Condominiums located in the heart of Potomac Yard! Just a 5-minute walk to the new Potomac Yard Metro and one stop to Reagan National Airport. A 5-minute Uber to Amazon HQ2. Easy access to D.C., Del Ray and Old Town.

This new luxury condominium offers a central location, sleek contemporary floor plans, exceptional amenities and impressive concierge service. Amenities include an on-site fitness center and yoga room, along with a luxurious sixth floor club room featuring a flat-screen TV, gas fireplace, multiple seating areas and a beautiful outdoor dining terrace with a grilling station. Included in the price for all residences will be underground garage parking, pet washing stations, bicycle storage, Amazon Hub lockers, a “makerspace” workshop, work-at-home business center conference room, and Butterfly Concierge system.

This spacious two-bedroom with a den residence offers 1,639 square feet and includes an impressive entrance foyer, a spacious living/dining room, gourmet kitchen with center island and wine refrigerator, den with pocket door and window, two bedrooms, two full baths, fabulous walk-in closets, powder room, laundry room, and a balcony.

Delivering September 2022. Register to schedule an early appointment. Dylan’s sales gallery is located at 2316 Richmond Highway, Alexandria, VA 22301; open daily from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Listed by:
Ashley Muldoon
The Mayhood Company
571-970-0068
[email protected]
dylanva.com

Address: 6115 Vernon Terrace
Neighborhood: Belle Haven
Listed: $2,395,000

Premier Belle Haven Riverview Colonial! This incomparable home features resplendent river vistas from three levels. The living is easy, and the year-round resort lifestyle is within your grasp in this property unlike any other.

Majestically sited overlooking the grand Potomac and Belle Haven Country Club, this home features a welcoming gallery foyer with large room sizes, wide hallways and gleaming hardwood flooring. It has been strategically positioned with four balconies and a deck to maximize viewing.

The main level features a study, stone sunroom, and generous living and dining rooms. The eat-in kitchen quality is exceptional, and adjacent is the window-filled family room with river perspective and overlooking the stone patio. Upstairs, the expansive hallway leads to five bedrooms, including the primary suite with a marble bathroom, walk-in closet and rocking chair veranda. The third floor features another study with a river-vista balcony while the large sixth bedroom/recreation area and bath could serve as overflow guest space. The lower walk-out level has an oversized garage, laundry room and spectacular 1,500-bottle wine cellar.

From the elegantly curated boxwood garden to the basketball court, this property checks all the boxes for quality primetime living.

Listed by:
Janet Caterson Price
McEnearney Associates Realtors
703-622-5984
[email protected]
www.janetpricehomes.com

Address: 5075 Polk Avenue
Neighborhood: Seminary Hill
Listed: $2,795,000

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.

Listed by:
Sue Goodhart
The Goodhart Group
(703) 362-3221
[email protected]
thegoodhartgroup.com

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Address: 521 Duke Street
Neighborhood: Old Town
Listed: $1,985,000

Built in 1789, this distinguished brick townhouse was once home to George Washington’s nephew and heir to the Mount Vernon Estate, Bushrod Washington. Today, this fine 4-bedroom, 3.5-bath residence embodies the historic beauty of yesteryear with modern conveniences including generously proportioned rooms, original floors, 12-over-12 windows, exquisite built-ins, off-street parking and a private patio.

This timeless home greets you with an airy entrance hall boasting 10-foot ceilings and an elegant hand-carved archway. Entertaining is effortless in the spacious library and stately dining room where two presidents have dined. The well-equipped kitchen adjoins the handsome family room featuring 18th century barn paneling, fireplace and a glass door opens to the outdoors.

Above the library sits a second-floor parlor showcasing the unparalleled craftsmanship of long ago with its arched entrance doorway and original glass fanlight, tall windows, fireplace and built-in cabinetry. Additional second floor highlights include a charming primary bedroom with original paneling and millwork, marble bath, light-filled guest suite, and a large cedar closet. The third level includes two bedrooms, a full bath and desk space.

The delightful patio with mature plantings offers the perfect setting for al fresco dining. One off-street parking space is located beyond the gate.

Listed by:
Babs Beckwith
McEnearney Associates
703-627-5421
[email protected]
BabsBeckwith.com

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