518 N COLUMBUS STREET

ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22314

$750,000

$466 per ft²
$750,000
$466 per ft²
Active Under Contract
Active Under Contract
 - For Sale
beds
3 Beds
baths
2 Baths
carpenters-square
1,608 ft²
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 1920
Historic Alexandria Property with private garden and separate Carriage House at an affordable price in the heart of Old Town. Perfectly situated between 2 metro stations (blue line and yellow line) and convenient to Old Town Waterfront, Trader Joes, 532 Yoga, new shops and restaurants of Montgomery Street, and the bike trails to DC and Mt Vernon! The tax record does not reflect the carriage house rooms and square footage which is an additional bedroom and full bathroom! (141 square feet) The carriage house has brand new waterproof vinyl flooring, built in JBL speakers, CAT6 wiring for internet/data, a full bathroom, recessed lighting, and a custom closet with Elfa storage. The Carriage house has Anderson glass doors that open to the patio, and a rear storm door that exits to the pedestrian alley. The carriage house is the perfect home office, guest suite, gym, yoga studio, or potential rental long or short term! This wonderful 3 level brick Colonial built in 1920 allows for delightful INDOOR and OUTDOOR entertaining in a fantastic location. The entry features a formal double parlor with 2 wood-burning fireplaces with mantels, original hardwood floors, and architectural details such as transoms and crown molding. The stairs lead to 2 upper level bedrooms that share a full bath at the foot of the stairs. The finished lower level is accessed from both the inside and outside (separate front entrance) and offers a third bedroom, full bathroom, laundry room and study/den as well as storage. The gorgeous grounds include an "English" walled courtyard and gardens with a brick walkway leading to a free standing carriage house that has potential for home office/studio or guest cottage use. The rear carriage house has running water and a full bathroom. The plumbing in the rear carriage house did not go through the city permit process. Purchaser should contact the zoning office of the City of Alexandria for information about permitted uses. Updates include 1 YEAR NEW HVAC - Indoor and outdoor units replaced with high efficiency LENNOX unit. New Full Sized Washer and Dryer. 2 Sump Pumps with recent pump replacements. Walk to King Street and the shops and restaurants of Old Town! Walk to the Chewish Deli and Trader Joes....enjoy a coffee, sushi, or dessert all within a few blocks. Metro is close by and Whole Foods and the new Wegmans are also nearby. Enjoy the Old Town lifestyle! Investor/Developer Opportunity. Home mostly in good condition with some roof and siding repairs needed - new price reflects needed repairs.
MLS® ID:
VAAX2014226
Updated:
8/8/22

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Dryer, Washer, Dishwasher, Disposal, Refrigerator, Stove
Total Bedrooms
3
Full Bathrooms
2
Interior Features
Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Floor Plan - Traditional, Wood Floors
Floor Description
Hardwood
Fireplace
Mantel(s), Wood
Cooling
Ceiling Fan(s), Central A/C
Heating
Forced Air

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
1,770 ft² lot
Exterior Features
Extensive Hardscape, Outbuilding(s)
Architectural Style
Colonial
Lot Details
Interior, Landscaping, Rear Yard
Roof
Metal
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
ALEXANDRIA CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Other Property Details

Taxes
$7583.00
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
Garage
No
Parking
N
View
N
County
ALEXANDRIA CITY
Water Source
Public
Pool
No
Zoning
RB

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
8/5/22
Active Under Contract
-
-
7/17/22
Price Change
$750,000
-3%
7/9/22
Price Change
$775,000
-3%

Courtesy of KW Metro Center

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