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214 Prince Street
Alexandria, Virginia VA 22314
Sold For: $2,300,000
Listing ID VAAX2010684
Bedrooms 4
Full Baths 3
Total Baths 4
Partial Baths 1
SqFt 3,930
Acres 0.040
Year Built 1788

Property Description:

Offers to be reviewed on Monday, April 4th at noon. Gorgeous Historic Gem on Prized Gentry Row! 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, renovated and expanded, 214 Prince Street exudes elegance, boasting 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths, and 3,930 sq ft of living space over 4 stories. You’ll be completely enamored upon entering this unique and gracious home, brimming with fabulous features like airy 12’ ceilings, 6 working fireplaces, original heart of pine floors, doors, hardware and transom windows, stunning deep crown molding, paneled molding and wainscoting, archways and exposed brick to name a few. The generous living room is divine with gorgeous millwork and 2 fluted columns, brightened by a 12 over 12 window. Ease of entertaining continues in the exquisite paneled dining room enriched by chair rail moldings and concealed built-in storage. The huge eat-in kitchen is finely-appointed for the chef and the heart of the house, illuminated by multiple skylights. A built-in sound system, bar sink with beverage cooler, granite countertops, abundant cabinetry highlighted by top glass fronts with lighting, and suite of Thermador appliances enhance the culinary experience. French doors open to a wonderful flagstone patio for private outdoor enjoyment. Level 1 is completed by a tasteful guest powder. The 2nd floor adorned with original hallway paneling and antique bell jar lighting is occupied by 2 inviting bedrooms, sharing a full bath with claw foot soaking tub and oversized seamless glass shower with hand wand and rainfall shower head. The primary bedroom has crown molding, fluted column accents, a fireplace, built-in bookshelves and 2 big closets. The 2nd bedroom with exposed beams and plantation shutters offers French doors that open to the covered Trex porch with a fan, Edison lights, and stairway to the lower patio. Large antique flower urns convey with the sale, and an irrigation system waters all flowers on this upper porch. Level 3 is occupied by another lovely bedroom presenting a fireplace, abundant closets, a sitting room, and full bath with basket-weave tile flooring and seamless marble & tile shower. The 4th floor bedroom is a dreamy retreat with vaulted ceilings, 2 skylights, exposed beams, plus a custom built-in wardrobe and storage. Casual living calls on the lower level family room with brick floors, an amazing fireplace, exposed stone walls, and surround sound. There are also numerous closets, additional storage, a front bonus room with a window and built-in shelving, and washer-dryer. This enchanting home is truly rare and special, in an unmatched location just 1 block away from shops, restaurants, and the river.

Primary Features

County: Alexandria City
Half Baths: 1
Price/SqFt: 810.95
Property Sub Type: Interior Row/Townhouse
Property Type: Residential
Year Built: 1788
Zoning: RM


Above Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
Above Grade Finished SqFt Source: Estimated
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Washer, Dryer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Icemaker, Oven/Range - Gas, Built-In Range, Oven - Double
Basement: yes
Basement Type: Connecting Stairway, Fully Finished
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1: 1
Bathrooms Count Main Level: 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1: 1
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1: 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 3: 1
Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
Below Grade Finished SqFt: 1100
Below Grade Finished SqFt Source: Estimated
Below Grade Unfinished Area Units: Square Feet
Below Grade Unfinished SqFt Source: Assessor
Central Air: yes
Cooling Type: Central A/C
Fireplace: yes
Fireplace Features: Gas/Propane, Wood
Fireplaces Count: 7
Flooring Type: Hardwood, Marble
Heating: yes
Heating Type: Heat Pump(s), Radiator
Interior Features: Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Bar, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Soaking Tub, Window Treatments, Wood Floors
Laundry Type: Lower Floor
Levels Count: 4
Living Area SqFt Source: Estimated
Room List: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Sitting Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Other, Storage Room, Bathroom 2, Primary Bathroom, Half Bath
Total Below Grade SqFt: 1100
Total Below Grade SqFt Source: Estimated
Total SqFt: 3930
Total SqFt Source: Estimated
Wall & Ceiling Types: High, Plaster Walls


Architectural Style: Federal
Construction Materials: Frame, Brick
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Door Features: Six Panel, French
Exterior Features: Awning(s), Exterior Lighting
Fencing: Masonry/Stone, Rear
Foundation Details: Block, Brick/Mortar
Garage: no
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas
Lot Size Source: Assessor
Lot Size Units: Square Feet
Lot SqFt: 1542
Main Entrance Orientation: North
Navigable Water: no
New Construction: no
Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
Outdoor Living Structures: Deck(s), Patio(s)
Pool: No Pool
Roof: Metal
Sewer Septic: No Septic System
Tidal Water: no
Type of Parking: On Street
Water Access: no
Water Oriented: no
Water Source: Public
Water View: no
Window Features: Double Hung, Skylights, Transom, Wood Frame


Condo/Co-op Association: no
Country: US
HOA: no
In City Limits: yes
School District Source: Listing Agent
Senior Community: no
Transportation: Airport less than 10 miles, Metro/Subway Station 1 to 3 miles
View Type: Garden/Lawn
Waterfront: no


Accessibility Features: None
Days on Market: 6
Historic: yes
Land Use Code: 58
Property Condition: Excellent
Story List: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1, Upper 2, Upper 3
Year Assessed: 2022
Year Built Source: Assessor


Automatically Update Tax Values: yes
Buyer Financing: Conventional
Inclusions: Deeded with the house: Portrait of Mordecai Miller, the daughter of the original builder of this home. All light fixtures.
Ownership Interest: Fee Simple
Possession: Settlement
Riparian Rights: no
Sale Type: Standard
Tax Annual Amount: 21095.81
Tax Assessed Value: 1894921
Tax Lot: 214
Tax Year: 2021
Vacation Rental: no

Zoning Info

Listing courtesy of McEnearney Associates, Inc. 7036275421

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Babs Beckwith

109 S. Pitt Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
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