lyceum

The Lyceum is a historic structure located in Alexandria, Virginia. The structure was built in 1839 by a group of men who called their group The Alexandria Lyceum. The group, together with the Alexandria Library Company, built an enormous hall to provide a place for scientific research, quiet reading, and lecture.

This site has also served as the Chamber of Commerce, a private residence, a Civil War hospital ward, and the Nation’s very first Bicentennial Visitors Center.

In present time, The Lyceum serves as a museum that offers exhibitions, public programs, and facility rental. The museum also has a store where you can buy some souvenir items or materials related to The Lyceum.

Properties in Alexandria

2222 King St

Stunning new construction! Custom-built 5 bedroom, 5.5 bath home with sweeping views of the City and the Masonic Temple. Elegant and spacious home with real stone foundation features 10-foot ceilings, stone wine cellar, custom millwork, wide plank white oak floors, gas fireplace, theater/media room, wet bar, butlers pantry, library with built-ins, 8-foot solid core doors, wired for surround system, too many features to list! Optional elevator available. Detached garage with electric, and stone paver driveway parking for 4 cars. Fabulous location in the heart of the City, easy stroll to the Metro and Old Town restaurants and shops! [George Washington Park - $1,799,000]

5342 Fillmore Ave

Due to COVID 19, please follow these safety guidelines: No more than 2 clients and agent per showing, remove shoes or use booties, sanitize hands before entry or wear gloves.BRING YOUR IMAGINATION TO EXPAND OR REBUILD.CHARMING HOME ON LARGE (30,796 SQ. FT) IN GREAT LOCATION. NEW HOMES NEARBY IN 1.5 MILLION DOLLARS RANGE. AMAZING LOCATION WITH EASY ACCESS TO HQ2 , DC , PENTAGON AND ALL THAT MATTERS. [Dulaneys - $599,900]

203 Yoakum Pkwy #309

Welcome to resort style living inside the beltway! This renovated home is exactly what you have been searching for with its picturesque location in Building 1 looking at the woods from the private balcony at the end of the building. This G Model unit is 1309 square feet and a very usable floor arrangement and living space with bedrooms on one side of the unit and living area on the other side of the unit. Assigned Parking Space #22, plus two additional outside parking passes provided for a unit of this size. Remodeled Kitchen with High End Stainless Steel appliances and durable luxury vinyl planks leading from Foyer through Kitchen area. Eat-in area on one side of Kitchen. Refrigerator w/Ice Maker, Over-the-Range Microwave, free standing Electric Range and separate stackable Washer and Dryer completes the appliance ensemble. Oversized Owners Bedroom has en-suite bath area with ceramic tile walk-in shower and glass doors; slate flooring in the dressing area. Bedroom Closets have extensive closet organizer systems for ease of storage of personal clothing, handbags, belts and shoes. Second Bedroom with plush carpet under your feet to step on when waking up in the morning! Same extensive closet organizer system in this bedrooms oversized double door closet as shown in the Owners Bedroom. A very diverse, friendly and cohesive community with indoor and outdoor swimming pools, gazebos for outdoor bar-b-ques and parties, jogging trail over one mile long, racquet club, tennis courts (indoors and outdoors) also allowing pickle ball and a guarded and gated community with full-time Patrol Services staffing. On-site Cafe/Convenience Store and Hair Salon. Property consists of 37 fenced acres with over 2000 parking spaces, and lush green landscape. This unit has one assigned Parking Space Numbered 22 located on the B-2 level in Building 1, available via the three passenger and one freight elevator, plus two additional parking passes for outside parking. Monthly condo fee includes all utilities (electricity, gas, water, sewer, garbage collection and building antenna, master insurance policy) plus assigned and unassigned outside parking passes for vehicles registered to this unit. Owner needs phone, internet service and Cable TV or satellite dish service. A condominium provides maintenance free living for all exterior portions of the property. [Watergate At Landmark - $325,000]

711 Chalfonte Dr

Fabulous home in Beverley Hills on picturesque, professionally landscaped lot. The welcoming foyer opens to the light filled living room with wood burning fireplace and custom wainscotting. Dining room with decorative chair rail leads to beautifully updated kitchen and charming screened-in porch. Kitchen was fully renovated in 2015 with stylish cabinetry, granite countertops, and stainless steel appliances. Just off the kitchen is a wonderful family room that also leads to the backyard. A half bath is discretely located on the main level. The upper level features three well-sized bedrooms and all baths were updated in 2015. The master bedroom features vaulted ceilings, beautiful ensuite bath, and dual closets. The spacious second bedroom has vaulted ceilings and room for two full size beds. The third bedroom has space for a queen bed and more. Updated hall bath and attic storage complete the upper level. The lower level was completely finished in 2015. Featuring a recreation room with egress window, full bath, and laundry with additional storage. The professionally landscaped yard is ideal for outdoor living and entertaining. Host summer BBQ's on the expansive deck. Enjoy your morning coffee or end your day with a glass of wine on the screened-in porch. The fully fenced yard has plenty of space to garden, play or just relax. Short stroll to the popular neighborhood park "The Pit." Featuring off-street parking for 2+ cars the home is convenient to DC, Crystal City-Amazon's HQ, Pentagon, and Old Town. [Beverley Hills - $1,095,000]

9338 Coral Ln

Nestled on a lush .53 acre premium lot in the desirable Yacht Haven Estates this 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath solidly built and classic brick home has plenty of living space of 3 finished levels and is just minutes to Ft. Belvoir and George Washington's Mt. Vernon! An all brick exterior, 2 car garage, large patio, generous room sizes, 2 fireplaces, hardwood floors, and architectural details are just some of the fine features making this home so special. A double door entry with stained glass windows welcomes you into the grand open foyer with winding staircase. On the right the formal living room features windows on 2 walls, a woodburning fireplace and hardwood floors that flow into the adjoining dining room accented by custom moldings, and a glass shaded crystal chandelier adding refined distinction. The open kitchen is sure to please with an abundance of cabinetry, gleaming granite countertops and breakfast bar. Earth toned tile flooring flows into the breakfast room with ceiling fan, and French doors opening to a large rear patio and lush level yard beyond with natural privacy plantings, perfect for indoor/outdoor entertaining. Back inside, a lovely arched opening and doorway to the family room beckons you come in to relax and unwind in front of the cozy brick woodburning fireplace serving as the focal point of the room; while second set of French doors open to the rear patio, all designed for entertaining family and friends. A main level bedroom/office, half bath, and laundry room round out the main level. Upstairs the gracious master bedroom suite boasts room for a sitting area, a huge walk in closet, 2 additional closets and an en suite bath with dual sink vanity and step in shower. Down the hall, a sunny junior suite enjoys a private bath and three additional bright and cheerful bedrooms share a dual entry hall bath with a dual-sink vanity. Fine craftsmanship continues in the expansive lower level recreation room with pub-style wet bar sure to be a popular destination for family and friends; while another full bath adds convenience, and an unfinished storage room provides room to expand to meet the demands of your lifestyle. All this in a quiet and lovely established neighborhood just minutes to historic Mount Vernon, Woodlawn Manor, Yacht Club, Fort Belvoir, Fort Belvoir Marina, and Grist Mill Dog Park. Everyone will love the convenience to Old Town Alexandria with plenty of fine dining and shopping and the short commute to DC! This beautiful quality built home needs some updating and is sold As Is but is perfect for mid-century fans, investors, and homeowner's wanting to update with their style in mind and aren't afraid of sweat equity. If you're looking for a home built with expert craftsmanship in a sensational location, look no further~it awaits you here. [Yacht Haven Estates - $799,900]

3510 Memorial St

Great location for this 3 bed/ 2 full bath ranch, single family home - just a couple miles from the Huntington Metro. This home has 1,215 sf of finished space on the main level, 140 sf Sun room addition on the back and a basement finished space about 700 sf. This finished area can be an entertainment space, a separate living / bedroom / bath area or separate family area. The basement also includes a workshop area ~ about 13x13, a separate laundry / storage area and a full bath [Groveton Heights - $493,000]

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