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831 Herbert Springs Road

ALEXANDRIA, VA 22308
  • $2,295,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 22 Days
  • ID#: VAFX2179640
Under Contract
UPDATED: 151 min ago
$2,295,000
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 0.76
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 4,169
    SQFT
  • $550
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1906
County:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
High School:

Description

This 1906 New England River Home is located on the coveted east side of the George Washington Parkway in a country setting. Originally built as a summer cottage sitting on the banks of the Potomac River, it was moved in the 1930s to its current location. As the family grew over the years, the home was expanded multiple times. Currently sitting on a tranquil .76-acre parcel with idyllic lawn and river views, its just 20 minutes to downtown DC and 5 minutes to Old Town. This captivating home is a timeless gem that has been recently renovated blending classic charm with modern comfort. The owners have cherished their family home and are now offering it to others who will have the same passion. Approaching the property, you're greeted by a picturesque setting and lush green landscaping with mature trees framing the residence. For those who cherish outdoor living, a sun porch and back porch offer idyllic retreats for enjoying the natural beauty that surrounds the property. Whether sipping morning coffee as the sun rises over the Potomac River or unwinding with a glass of wine as the day comes to a close, these tranquil spaces invite you to connect with nature and find solace in the serenity of your home.Upon stepping inside, you're welcomed by nearly 4400 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space, where every detail evokes a sense of warmth, family, and character.The main level boasts a seamless flow from room to room, interior sunroom and timeless exterior porches for enjoying outdoor living, a formal living room featuring a deep woodburning fireplace and a gracious dining room, ideal for hosting gatherings plus a large parlor for overflow entertaining.The heart of the home lies in the expansive kitchen and family room. A center island provides ample space for meal preparation and an adjacent family room with an office/ homework nook tucked off to the side is the perfect spot for families to hang together.Upstairs, three generously proportioned bedrooms await, including a luxurious primary suite with a spa inspired bath and walk in closet and built ins, providing a private sanctuary for rest and relaxation. An additional recently renovated full bath serves the remaining bedrooms, ensuring comfort and convenience for family and guests alike.The lower level extends the living space, which is walk out and above grade plus fully finished. This offers great versatility and flexibility to suit your lifestyle. Here, a private bedroom suite awaits, providing a tranquil retreat for guests or multigenerational living. A garden room adds to the allure, offering a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living and providing a peaceful space to cultivate your green thumb or simply enjoy the beauty of nature.With its timeless architecture, modern amenities, and breathtaking views, this exquisite home offers a rare opportunity to experience the best of both worlds"secluded luxury just minutes from the heart of the nation's capital. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat from the stresses of daily life or an elegant backdrop for entertaining, this ardently loved residence promises to fulfill your every desire and create lasting memories for years to comeRecent renovations include new marble baths, windows, extensive stone work, walk ways and patios, custom millwork, finished lower level, trex decking , professional landscaping and much more!

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831 Herbert Springs Road ALEXANDRIA, VA 22308

  • Price: $2,295,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 22 Days
  • Updated: 151 min ago
  • ID#: VAFX2179640
4
Beds
3
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.76
Acres
4,169
SQFT
$550
$/SQFT
1906
Built
Neighborhood:
Wellington
County:
Fairfax
Elementary School:
Waynewood
Middle School:
Sandburg
High School:
West Potomac
School District:
Fairfax County Public Schools
Property Description
This 1906 New England River Home is located on the coveted east side of the George Washington Parkway in a country setting. Originally built as a summer cottage sitting on the banks of the Potomac River, it was moved in the 1930s to its current location. As the family grew over the years, the home was expanded multiple times. Currently sitting on a tranquil .76-acre parcel with idyllic lawn and river views, its just 20 minutes to downtown DC and 5 minutes to Old Town. This captivating home is a timeless gem that has been recently renovated blending classic charm with modern comfort. The owners have cherished their family home and are now offering it to others who will have the same passion. Approaching the property, you're greeted by a picturesque setting and lush green landscaping with mature trees framing the residence. For those who cherish outdoor living, a sun porch and back porch offer idyllic retreats for enjoying the natural beauty that surrounds the property. Whether sipping morning coffee as the sun rises over the Potomac River or unwinding with a glass of wine as the day comes to a close, these tranquil spaces invite you to connect with nature and find solace in the serenity of your home.Upon stepping inside, you're welcomed by nearly 4400 square feet of thoughtfully designed living space, where every detail evokes a sense of warmth, family, and character.The main level boasts a seamless flow from room to room, interior sunroom and timeless exterior porches for enjoying outdoor living, a formal living room featuring a deep woodburning fireplace and a gracious dining room, ideal for hosting gatherings plus a large parlor for overflow entertaining.The heart of the home lies in the expansive kitchen and family room. A center island provides ample space for meal preparation and an adjacent family room with an office/ homework nook tucked off to the side is the perfect spot for families to hang together.Upstairs, three generously proportioned bedrooms await, including a luxurious primary suite with a spa inspired bath and walk in closet and built ins, providing a private sanctuary for rest and relaxation. An additional recently renovated full bath serves the remaining bedrooms, ensuring comfort and convenience for family and guests alike.The lower level extends the living space, which is walk out and above grade plus fully finished. This offers great versatility and flexibility to suit your lifestyle. Here, a private bedroom suite awaits, providing a tranquil retreat for guests or multigenerational living. A garden room adds to the allure, offering a seamless transition between indoor and outdoor living and providing a peaceful space to cultivate your green thumb or simply enjoy the beauty of nature.With its timeless architecture, modern amenities, and breathtaking views, this exquisite home offers a rare opportunity to experience the best of both worlds"secluded luxury just minutes from the heart of the nation's capital. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat from the stresses of daily life or an elegant backdrop for entertaining, this ardently loved residence promises to fulfill your every desire and create lasting memories for years to comeRecent renovations include new marble baths, windows, extensive stone work, walk ways and patios, custom millwork, finished lower level, trex decking , professional landscaping and much more!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials FrameWood Siding Distance To Body Of Water 0 Exterior Features Exterior LightingUnderground Lawn SprinklerStone Retaining Walls Garage Spaces 1.00 Garage Type Garage - Rear EntryInside Access Garage YN Yes Location Type River Lot Features No Thru StreetSecludedBacks to TreesCul-de-sacFront YardLandscaping Parking Features Circular DrivewayAsphalt Driveway Parking Types Off StreetAttached Garage Patio And Porch Features Deck(s)Patio(s)Porch(es)Wrap Around Pool No Pool Property Condition Excellent Road Responsibility Private Roof Asphalt View WaterRiver Water Access YN No Water Body Name POTOMAC RIVER Water Body Type River Water View YN Yes Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 3310 Above Grade Unfinished Area 73 Appliances CooktopDishwasherDisposalDryerExhaust FanIcemakerMicrowaveOven - DoubleRefrigeratorWasherFreezer Basement Front EntranceDaylightFullWalkout LevelFully FinishedGarage AccessHeatedImprovedInterior AccessOutside EntrancePoured ConcreteRear EntranceWindows Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 859 Below Grade Unfinished Area 100 Cooling Central A/CHeat Pump(s) Fireplace Features Mantel(s) Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 1 Flooring HardwoodPartially Carpeted Heating Forced AirRadiatorZonedHeat Pump - Oil BackUp Heating YN Yes Interior Features Breakfast AreaDining AreaKitchen - Eat-InPrimary Bath(s)Built-InsCrown MoldingsUpgraded CountertopsWood FloorsFloor Plan - OpenCarpetFamily Room Off KitchenFormal/Separate Dining RoomKitchen - Table SpaceKitchen - IslandRecessed LightingWainscottingWalk-in Closet(s) Laundry Type Lower Floor Levels 3 Main Level Bedrooms 0 Room List Living RoomDining RoomPrimary BedroomBedroom 2Bedroom 3Bedroom 4KitchenFamily RoomBreakfast RoomLaundryOtherBathroom 3Hobby RoomScreened Porch Upper Level1 Bedrooms 3 Walls Ceilings 9'+ CeilingsPlaster Walls

Property Features

Acceptable Financing CashConventionalVA Accessibility Features None Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Foundation Details Concrete Perimeter Heating Fuel OilElectric Hot Water Electric Lease Considered YN No Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 803060682476 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer On Site Septic Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 20474.00 Transportation Metro/Subway Station 1 to 3 milesCommuter Rail Station 1 to 5 milesAirport less than 10 miles Utilities Sewer Available Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features Wood Frame Year Built Effective 2023 Zoning 120

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©2024 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Asset Property Solutions, LLC. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2024-06-12T12:54:56.057.
 
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