639 S Saint Asaph St

$1,389,000, 3 Beds 2½ Baths 2,008 Sqft .08 Acres

About This Property

This absolutely charming 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath home in Old Town is oozing with character and curb appeal, beginning with its lovely sided exterior with window shutters, and covered brick porch. The corner townhouse perched above the street sits on a sizable lot beautified by mature landscaping including green grass and multiple evergreens.639 South Saint Asaph Street was built in 1840, initially with just 2 rooms, and only with a commercial designation. The house was renovated in 1967 by Polly Hulfish, a talented Old Town resident and member of a 5-generation family in the neighborhood, who had the vision to renovate a number of old dwellings in the 1960's and paved the way for the area~s residential restoration and importance.A more recent addition in the 1980's included adding a spacious family room brightened by a bay window with window seat, and warmed by a wood-burning fireplace. Glass-paneled doors open out to the serene patio oasis. Gracious living is heightened with many original elements as well, such as original heart of pine wood floors, and an original wood-burning fireplace with an exquisite hand-carved mantel in the living room.The dining room is enriched by beamed ceilings, in addition to original heart of pine wood paneling on the walls which were the original floorboards. The sunny white kitchen is a delight for the cook with a bead-board ceiling, stainless appliances and stove hood, polished nickel knobs and pulls, plus new Architectural Ceramics tile back splash and peninsula.Ascend the main stairs with a brand new 100% wool runner to the upper level. Above the family room sits a large master suite with vaulted ceilings, 4 windows with new white wood blinds, a fireplace, double closets, and a terrific master bath with dual vanities and a generous spa-size shower.Fall in love with this elegant, inviting beauty in an excellent location near shopping, eateries and conveniences, in walking distance to several parks including Windmill Hill Park, and the new Waterfront Park.

Essential Information

MLS® #VAAX235650
Price$1,389,000
Bedrooms3
Bathrooms2.50
Full Baths2
Half Baths1
Square Footage2,008
Acres0.08
Year Built1840
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeEnd of Row/Townhouse
StyleColonial
StatusActive

Community Information

Address639 S Saint Asaph St
SubdivisionOLD TOWN
CityALEXANDRIA
CountyALEXANDRIA CITY-VA
StateVA
Zip Code22314

Amenities

Amenities

Built-Ins, Master Bath(s), Wpool Jets, Shades/Blinds, Wood Floors, Crown Molding, Exposed Beams, Formal/Separate Dining Room, CeilngFan(s)

Interior

Interior FeaturesFloor Plan-Traditional
HeatingForced Air, Zoned
CoolingCentral A/C, Zoned
Has BasementYes
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces3
FireplacesMantel(s), Brick
# of Stories3
Stories3+ Story

Appliances

Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Icemaker, Oven-Wall, Refrigerator, Washer, Range hood

Basement

Unfinished, Connecting Stairway

Exterior

ExteriorFrame
WindowsBay/Bow

Exterior Features

Sidewalks, Exterior Lighting, Patio, Porch(es)

School Information

DistrictALEXANDRIA CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Additional Information

Date ListedJune 4th, 2019
Days on Market17
ZoningRM

Listing Details

OfficeMcEnearney Associates, Inc.

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Listing information last updated on June 20th, 2019 at 12:46pm CDT.

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