Alexandria is located in Virginia. Alexandria, Virginia has a population of 156,795. 20% of the household in Alexandria contain married families with children. The county average for households married with children is 20%.
The median household income in Alexandria, Virginia is $79,443. The median household income for the surrounding county is $79,443 compared to the national median of $49,877. The median age of people living in Alexandria is 38.9 years.
The average high temperature in July is 88.3 degrees, with an average low temperature in January of 27.3 degrees. The average rainfall is approximately 39.35 inches per year, with inches of snow per year.
NEW PRICE! Historic home on a majestic half-acre of tranquil gardens with grand renovated living space in the heart of Old Town Alexandria! The subject of a detailed & complete, professional restoration - the Boyhood Home of Robert E. Lee is a newly-functional home in an antique and beautiful envelope. A registered VA Landmark, and listed on the National Register of Historic Places, this address is also rated a "Walker's Paradise" by WalkScore.com - with eclectic shops, dining, grocery, Founders Park, Potomac River waterfront marina, and more, all just moments outside the doorstep! Only minutes to downtown DC or Amazon's future HQ2 in Crystal City!
Welcome to 217 South Fairfax, one of Old Town's most outstanding and desirable properties. The Sanford Dempsey House is an in-town historic estate that offers modern luxury and enduring craftsmanship. Built Circa 1780, the home has been masterfully expanded and updated to modern luxury standards. With over 9,000 sf of luxe living space, the home has 6 bedrooms, 6 and 1/2 bathrooms, and impressive rooms for entertaining and comfortable living. A double garage and expansive driveway offer private off-street parking for 5 cars - right in the heart of Old Town's historic district. The property boasts a subterranean theater/media room, large chefs kitchen and catering pantries, a guest suite with its own kitchen, bath and living rooms, and an historic smoke house recently converted into a SMART office. Extensive handcrafted moldings, original wide-plank hardwood flooring, and six fireplaces with hand-carved limestone mantles set this home apart. The property has been upgraded to modern technical standards with cat 5/cat 6 cabling, cameras and Mobotix panels throughout the house for one-touch controls for Savant and smart home automation. Located only 2 blocks from King Street and the waterfront, the house sits in a prime location and on a spacious double lot. The quarter acre lot is graced by lush lawns and manicured specimen gardens, including a trellised wisteria which surrounds a lovely outdoor patio. 217 South Fairfax -- Old Town's finest address.
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. Open by appointment only.
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. Open by appointment only
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. 2 parking spaces included. OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY!
Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, shopping, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade & more. Residents will enjoy luxury amenities including state-of-the-art fitness center & yoga studio, all just steps from the Potomac riverfront. Comes with 1 parking space, and second available for purchase. Open by appointment only!
Waterfront estate on the Potomac! Nearly 2 acres, w/100' of water frontage on private road. Spectacular Georgian col, renovated in 2007 w/ sweeping views of river across entire back of house. Pool w/cabana & spa, 2 story storage/boat bldg, skeleton dock & ramp. Designer kitchen & baths. 3-car garage & parking for 15+ cars for events. Unique opportunity! Easy to show!! ***MAJOR PRICE REDUCTION***
This luxury 2+ acre waterfront estate offers privacy and captivating Potomac river views. Elegant elements include 2-story foyer & great room, walls of windows for max light and views, open country kitchen/family room combo, and expansive master suite with enviable closet/dressing room. 4BRs, 5.5BAs, LL rec, wet bar, billiards. Dive pool, patios, dock with boat lift for ultimate entertaining.
Known for its grand Georgian architecture, the historic Lafayette House was also home to Nelly Custis Lewis and other notable Virginians. Offering 12' ceilings, elegant double parlors, a 42' long entry hall and floating 3 story staircase, a fully enclosed walled garden and off street parking for several cars, this is exceptional. Preservation easement. Chimneys convey in as is condition. By appt.
Spectacular residence in a quiet, tranquil setting yet still conveniently located in Seminary Hill, which is home to some of Alexandria's most prestigious schools and is centrally located by the most important locations in the Washington Metropolitan area. Amazon's upcoming HQ2 in Crystal City and Reagan National Airport are 5 miles from the front door. The U.S. Capitol Building, White House and K Street are within 10 miles of home. The combination of luxury, craftsmanship, peaceful setting, and location is unmatched. 1103 Finley Lane is a very special hilltop home, built by depicting the frame of George Washington's northern headquarters, Jockey Hollow. This majestic 1.3-acre manor home has 10,400 sq. ft. within the home, including six bedrooms, six luxurious bathrooms, seven fireplaces, three-car garage, and gorgeous heated swimming pool all surrounded by professionally-designed floral gardens and landscapes. This elegant home was built with the intention of seamlessly intertwining entertainment with comfortable living quarters. The quality craftsmanship is immediately apparent as soon as you enter the home. The hard pinewood floors of the foyer flow to the formal living room with center fireplace and marble hearth. The custom crafted 250-bottle mahogany wine closet divides the living room from the secluded study/wine tasting room. The generous living room is the natural gathering space with tall windows to bring in natural sunlight, an inviting fireplace, and beautiful artwork highlighted with dedicated painting lights. The main chef's kitchen was thoughtfully designed with elegance and function to handle large banquet parties and everyday dinners. Top of the line Viking range and double ovens are installed in the center island to compliment the Sub Zero refrigerator and freezer. Two built-in dishwashers and 50-bottle wine fridge make party cleanup a breeze. Granite countertops adorn the massive kitchen's perimeter and central island as well as on all three wet bars in the home. For casual meals, the breakfast room is just off the kitchen with southern views of the back terrace. French doors open from the breakfast room to the resort-style covered terrace with beautiful Brazilian Ipe wood floor, beaded board cathedral ceiling, and sleek iron railings. For more formal dinners, the dining room, adorned with classy crown molding and wainscoting, is large enough for nearly any size table. The upper level can be accessed by two staircases or by the 3-floor elevator. This floor holds four bedrooms and three full bathrooms including the master suite with its own adjacent tv room, unbelievable dressing room, and luxurious master bathroom. The bathroom has everything you would need including two separate vanities with Newport brass fixtures, clawfoot tub, and marble tiled rain shower. The master closet is a dressing room the size of a bedroom. The second master suite is fit for an in-law or au pair suite with a sitting room, en suite bathroom, and Jacuzzi tub. Two more ample sized bedrooms share a jack-and-jill bathroom. Fully integrated Bose stereo system and cat-5 wiring throughout make working at home easy and convenient. This home offers as much unique comfort outside its walls as it does within them. The 45-foot black pebble heated lap pool offers peaceful opportunity for outdoor exercise, as well as convenience with an automatic, flip-of-a-switch safety cover. The unique landscape consists of vibrant colors and familiar combinations including azaleas in the likeness of Augusta National Golf Club. Hydrangeas, yellow and peach tea roses, red and pink camellia bushes, lilacs, pink and Virginia Magnolias, and dogwood trees are just some of the flora that make this locale such a unique home.
Invisible from the street and set on two and a quarter acres of woodland with American Elms, fig trees, pine, magnolia, wisteria and dogwood, this one of a kind property is a true sanctuary away from the bustle of modern Alexandria. With four bedrooms and four bathrooms, the low slung Main House, designed in 1939 by Frank Lloyd Wright-trained architect, Charles Callander, remains nearly unchanged from 1940. Designed for entertaining, the home features a variety of gathering spaces, inside and out, including a screened in porch built around a giant sycamore tree, a second story balcony overlooking the large expansive yard, and outdoor access from all main level rooms to brick seating areas and a covered patio. A separate 1700 SF two-story guest house overlooking a large swimming pool was designed by another Wright apprentice, Jone Thurmond, and compliments the design of the Main House with similar architectural details inside and out.
The facade of the house, crafted with distinctive Flemish bond brick construction, has remained unchanged and appears in a Matthew Brady Civil War era photograph. Exterior decorative cornice and brackets and a front gas lantern add to the classicism and curb appeal. The interior reflects one of the finest examples of Greek revival in Old Town and contains stunning millwork as well as curved walls on two levels, McVeigh~s signature architectural element. The historic double parlor features Corinthian columns,hand-molded plaster work, and ornate brass chandeliers in the double parlor living rooms.
Behind the private gates off cobblestoned Princess Street, awaits a spectacular oasis in the heart of Old Town. Sited on one of Old Town's larger lots, this exceptional 5300 square foot residence offers unrivaled luxury and privacy. Originally built in 1821, the Federal style home has been painstakingly renovated and expanded while retaining its historic character. Some of the highlights include period moldings and millwork, elegant formal spaces with soaring ceilings and original detailing, renovated gourmet kitchen, light-filled family room off kitchen, stunning master bedroom with built-ins and custom dressing room, all season porch with mahogany windows and doors, mudroom with built-ins, formal dining room with hand painted Chinese panels. The exquisite grounds feature mature trees, lush landscaping, patio and custom limestone water fountain. The carriage house accommodates parking for three cars and includes a full apartment with bedroom, living area, kitchen, and spa-inspired bathroom with steam shower. Located within steps of shopping, dining, the waterfront and transit and just minutes from downtown DC, Amazon HQ 2, Reagan National, and the Pentagon. This is truly a rare opportunity. *Main house has 6 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, Carriage house has separate bedroom, full bathroom, kitchen, and living room.*
Your guests enter the grand double-doors of this majestic European style custom home - tonight you will entertain 100 guests in your expansive main level and beyond - impressively and beautifully situated on landscaped emerald grounds & oriented to maximize the wide views of the Potomac. Four levels of luxury w/elevator, stunning vistas, Italian marble, wrought iron bannisters, sauna, and balcony off MBR for private river views. Make this one a priority to see!
New custom built Sutton Home! Final phase in a small enclave of stunning unique homes hidden away on a quiet wooded cul-de-sac. Have your dream home built today!! 6 bedrooms, 6 baths. MBR w/ sitting room. spacious dressing room. Tray ceilings, custom moldings, 3-car garage, elevator, gourmet kitchen w/ breakfast room. Great room, library. Area below the 3 car garage suitable for Sports Court.
Presiding over the cul de sac at the end of Carson Place is a timeless Virginian estate. Stately, solid brick punctuated by soaring white columns, 4004 Carson Place is as pretty as a picture and as gracious as a Southern hostess, with thoughtfully architected rooms to accommodate a family~s every need. Built in 1968 by a prominent local doctor, the home proudly preserves the doctor~s original office and pharmacy on its lower level. The home~s main level is a beautiful study in contrasts: rich, honey brown wooden floors, and airy 9-foot ceilings with stately 6-inch moldings. Lush lounging areas that beckon to guests, and doors that open to reveal jewel box-like private rooms. The living room impresses with its sandstone mantle and granite fireplace. Open a discreet door in the living room to reveal the home~s Nantucket room. Built-in shelves house collections of books and finery; a fireplace warms the room in cold seasons to make it useful year-round. In warmer weather, open the rear door to access the grounds and pool. The dining room~s immediate location off the foyer keeps entertaining centralized. Unquestionably, the gold and glass chandelier is the star of the room. Pocket doors slide to reveal an informal family room with built-ins for books and media. Pass-throughs in the family and dining rooms offer access to the sunny kitchen. In the private upstairs space are four total bedrooms, three of which offer en-suite bathrooms. The spacious master suite, built with two custom walk-in closets, bath with steam shower and a large balcony that runs the length of the bedroom. The balcony extends your living space with room enough for lounge chairs, caf~ table and even a fire pit for your romantic evenings in. Additional bedrooms available over the garage and in pool house. A large, flat lot in Seminary Ridge is a rare find. At 4004 Carson Place, you~ll measure the lot by its acreage -- but also by its incredible design. The brick patio is divided into open and covered spaces, and its undulating scalloped edges are bordered by sturdy shrubbery. Beyond the patio abutting the house, you can luxuriate in the elegant entertaining space that encircles the pool. In a nod to the home~s 1960s origin, the pool features a pool house with two de rigueur changing rooms that open onto the patio, and within are two bedrooms, a full bathroom and vintage kitchenette.Carson Place is a true destination in the coveted Seminary Ridge neighborhood. Over half an acre of landscaped grounds enclosed by fencing and overlooking a rear tree line makes this estate a private escape from Washington, DC. Access to the city, major roadways, parks, schools and shopping centers are within a few minutes~ drive. **Please review floors plans in photos to see how the home is laid out and for room measurements.**
Fantastic top to bottom high-end renovation of a very special detached home in the historic SE quadrant of Old Town. All new everything in 2017. Top notch finishes with lots of attention to detail. Five fireplaces (four gas). Five bedrooms and designed to add another on the top floor, if needed, for a total of six bedrooms. Off street parking for two (with potential for more). Dual zone HVAC. Miele Appliances. Master Suite w Walk-in Closet, Master Bath w Fireplace, Double Vanities, Soaking Tub and Separate Shower. Bedroom level laundry. Charleston-style upper porch. Lower level has separate entrance, legal bedroom, fireplace and full bath. Lots of storage space.Electric car charger. Spacious Garden area that is plumbed for future outdoor kitchen and fire pit. Sprinkler system. A few blocks to the waterfront and King St. The list goes on and on... Agent/ owner.
CLASSIC ELEGANCE MEETS MODERN LUXURY! This gorgeous home has been transformed from its builder grade roots to an exquisite entertaining showcase--and a warm and welcoming family home! The spacious Italian marble foyer opens to an elegant living room, dining room, butler's pantry, front staircase and lighted marble niches. The mahogany library has built-ins, French pocket doors and a coffered ceiling. The main level features 10' ceilings, handcrafted finishes, moldings, designer lighting, beautiful hardwood, marble and imported English tile floors. The back of the house, with its connecting rear staircase, has an open floor plan--the family room with fireplace and built-ins, sunroom, breakfast room, chef's kitchen with large island, pantry and mudroom. French doors open from the breakfast room to the large flagstone floored screened porch with ample room for dining and seating. The kitchen is the heart of the home with its large island that seats 4, a pantry, Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, 2 Miele dishwashers and sunny breakfast room. The mudroom has a second Sub-Zero refrigerator, sink, pocket door, 3 closets, built-in bench and separate entrances to the screened porch, side porch and custom finished garage. Convenient to the kitchen and porches is a built-in Wolf gas grill. The upper level features 5 spacious bedrooms, 4 marble baths, hardwood floors, 9' ceilings, walk-in closets, built-ins, plantation shutters and a newly renovated marble laundry room. The master suite is a luxurious oasis... its marble bath has a deep jetted tub, dual shower, vanities and dressing table. Relax or watch TV in the master sitting room with windows on 3 sides. The well appointed His and Hers custom closets have lavish details--her closet has a quartz-topped island, shoe and jewelry storage, and TV. The sunny, newly renovated walk-out lower level features 9' ceilings, full size windows and French doors. There is a large rec room, TV/ sitting area, kitchenette and bedroom with an en suite bath and huge walk-in closet--perfect for an au pair or guests. There are also multiple closets and a large unfinished area with custom shelving. The elegant screened porch features custom Doric columns and opens to a terrace and steps leading to the large patio with pergola, pond and waterfall, as well as multiple areas for seating and dining. Outdoor lighting illuminates the entire .46 acre property at night and there are built-in speakers on the patio and screened porch. The landscaping is breathtaking, with the lush foliage blooming throughout the seasons. The view from the front of the house is of the woods backing St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School. The rear view is of mature oaks, ornamental trees and banks of blooming flowers and shrubs. Each side of the property has fully grown privacy hedges of hollies, boxwoods and magnolias. This home is a tranquil and private oasis in the heart of the city, yet Del Ray and Old Town are a short walk or drive for dining and shopping--along with the local schools, both public and private--and only minutes from Reagan National Airport and National Landing. This exceptional Alexandria property offers unusual privacy, convenience, luxury and tranquility! **House was gutted to the studs in 2006, with additional renovations/upgrades through to the present. Replaced all windows, interior/exterior doors, roof, gutters, HVAC, electrical, installed whole house generator, gas grill, irrigation; added screened porch, side porch, upstairs rear bedroom, enlarged front bedroom; renovated all baths, aded 2nd LL bath, moved laundry room from mudroom to UL; renovated kitchen, butler's pantry, adding walk-in pantry; replaced all lighting, added exterior lighting, added hardwood floors and tile to main and UL; added all pavers, hardscape, landscaping, pergola, pond w/waterfall; custom garage with overhead lifts; "Her" closet renovation 2018; LL renovation 2019; laundry room renovation 2019. Lovingly maintained and updated for new owner!**
All New Construction! At the crossroads of Contemporary Flair and Traditional Design you will find the latest Almeter Construction showcase! Who says you can't have it all? Inviting wrap around front porch, first floor bedroom with full bath and sun room. One would expect all the top names to be included in a home boasting top tier finishes .....and these include; GE Monogram, Sub-Zero, Wolf plus more. Extra wide 8 inch hardwood floors on throughout all levels Tall ceilings throughout including 10 ft on the first floor! All the must haves including a mudroom, pantry with second dishwasher and beverage center, quartz counters, ship-lap accents, and not one but two laundry areas. Gorgeous recovered wood beams throughout the Kitchen, Breakfast Room and Family Room All guest bedrooms come with their own en suite bath and generous closets.No more cold showers....thanks to your tank less water heater you will never run out of hot water again. Be the envy of the neighborhood with your ultra rare THREE AUTO Garage with living space above. All this on an extra large home site with easy access to Old Town and Del Ray. Just in time to enjoy the holidays with Immediate Occupancy BTW, Be certain to ask about our $10,000 Closing Cost Credit when using Greg Everett at First National Bank for financing. See Listing Agent for details! With all due respect......THIS ISN'T YOUR Grandfather's Farm House!
FINAL BRYAN - END HOME! NEW ELEVATOR TOWNHOME IN OLD TOWN, ALEXANDRIA. This contemporary townhome features 2-Car Garage, 4 Bedrooms, 4 Full and 1 half baths. Loft, perfect for entertaining, opens onto rooftop terrace complete with wetbar, natural gas line for grilling and TV cable. Perfectly situated along the Old Town waterfront, Robinson Landing will feature new townhomes and condominiums, dining, a revitalized pier, new public promenade, and much more.
The townhomes at Robinson Landing are now over 75% sold out. This to be built Carlyle home will be ready for early 2020 move in. 4-level elevator townhome with rooftop terrace, loft, Snaidaro cabinets, Thermador/Bosch appliances.
218 South Royal Street enjoys a storied provenance and prime location right in the heart of Old Town. Built in 1800, by Reuben Johnston, who built 214, 216 and 218 South Royal, the charming brick home sits on one of Alexandria~s original town lots, 1 1/2 blocks off King Street, a commercial street since the 1800's.218 is the largest of the 3 houses and the only one that~s semi-detached, now with parking on the south side. It is also one of the first thousand houses in Alexandria with running water! Back in the day, a stable was situated behind 218 and 216. Horses walked down the path between 218 and 220 (now a side garden/inner courtyard for 218 plus off-street parking) to access the stable in the rear.One of the early owners of 218, circa 1844, was William Wallace Adam, a silversmith. With its rectangular shape and 2 stories, the house exemplifies the Federal style of the 1820-1830's, but its dentil cornice along the roof line and transom ornamentation above the entry door are reflective of the Georgian period of architecture. Lovely flower boxes line the windows, graced by classic shutters. Many original details of this gem include an original front staircase, original floors throughout, original solid 6-panel entry doors and casings in the living and dining room,plus 2 original fireplace mantles in both rooms supported by reeded pilasters. Old meets new in the recently renovated eat-in kitchen with wood cabinetry, a furniture island, copper sink, and bow window facing the inner courtyard with fountain. Adjoining is a sunny family room with built-in wood cabinets flanking the raised fireplace, and a full bath. A small light-filled room with skylights and 3 windows beyond the family room, perfect as an office,overlooks the pool and plantings. Upstairs await 4 spacious bedrooms and 3 full baths. The master suite has a fireplace,window seat, his and her bathrooms, and separate newer private staircase to the first floor. Storage is very extensive for a historic home. Outdoors is delightful, with an L-shaped in-ground pool area with mature plantings, brick patio, and outdoor kitchen with natural gas line and a refrigerator for entertaining. Fireplaces convey as is.
Welcome to 116 Prince St (Circa 1770) This stunning Federal brick townhouse located on famed "Captains Row" in the heart of Old Town has a storied history and has recently undergone a thoughtful renovation. The recent updates maintain the historic character of the home with its original 250 year old heart pine plank flooring and moldings and builds on the European heritage with a Boffi kitchen, Porcelanosa baths and crystal chandelier lighting. There are 5 bedrooms with 3.5 baths and 3 fireplaces in over 4,300 finished SF. The kitchen opens to a welcoming family room with a woodburning fireplace and French doors leading to a charming slate patio with a tiered, walled garden featuring an outdoor living room perfect for entertaining around the gas firepit and private spa. The owners level master suite has a large living room with a fireplace and private deck overlooking the garden. The top floor has been finished to provide a huge game room with windows to Old Town rooftops and the Potomac River. The lower level has been finished with higher ceilings, a spectacular Porcelanosa bath, and a private bar complete with a wine wall and a third fireplace. Just one block from King Street, Captains Row is one of 2 historic cobblestone streets in Old Town Alexandria. Fireplaces convey as is. Shown by appointment only. This is a York Group Listing.
One of only six estate homes on historic "Grandview on the Potomac" property, originally part of George Washington's Mount Vernon estate. This beautiful home was custom built by Boucher Builders. This is a rare opportunity to acquire an absolute masterpiece with spectacular river views. Spacious room sizes, open floor plan, three exquisitely finished levels, gourmet kitchen, stunning master suite with adjoining balcony where you will enjoy sweeping river view vistas. The lower level living space is the perfect place to entertain family and friends in the over-sized family room with custom built-ins, wet bar and an area for the pool table. In addition, there are two finished bonus rooms ... perfect for exercise room, craft room, media room, play room or home office just to name a few options. Access the lower level using one of two interior staircases. Beautifully landscaped and glorious gardens with room for a pool. Be prepared to be impressed with the thoughtful design and detailing throughout. Meticulously maintained. Grand View is located a block from the picturesque George Washington Parkway between Mount Vernon and Old Town Alexandria. George Washington Memorial Parkway and nearby Fort Hunt Park are maintained by the National Park Service and preserve habitat for local wildlife. The parkway and its associated miles of trails provide a scenic place to play and rest in the busy Washington, DC metropolitan area. Minutes from Old Town Alexandria, Reagan National Airport, Metro Stations, the future National Landing (Home of Amazon's HQ2) and Washington, DC. The convenient location and premier setting overlooking acres of parkland and Potomac River create your own private tranquil sanctuary. This is a must see!
Overlooking Windmill Hill Park on one of Old Town's most sought-after blocks, this 5-bedroom stunner offers unobstructed panoramic views of the Potomac River. Built in 1820, this historic home was meticulously renovated with improvements that incorporate modern amenities while preserving its original charm. Original floors, interior trim, and windows have all been carefully restored to original conditions rarely found in historic homes. Top quality Farrow and Ball paint has been applied inside and out. An expanded kitchen boasts premium appliances, Italian Carrara marble, and radiant heated floors. Carefully hidden to preserve the home's architectural integrity, six independent climate zones were added throughout to provide efficient comfort. A centrally located wood-burning fireplace in the dining room delivers natural heat and aesthetic appeal. Exposed historic brick, radiant heated floors, high ceilings, windows and a graduated exit stairwell will make this basement one of the most unique features of this home. With custom cabinetry and built-ins throughout, the overall layout is both cozy and convenient, incorporating plenty of storage such as his/her master bedroom closets and an attic for storage.