Freedom House Museum has been put up for sale by its owners, the Northern Virginia Urban League. The property which is located at 1315 Duke St is an historic building which was once the headquarters of the country’s largest slave-trading company, Franklin and Armfield. The three and a half story structure with gray painted brick exterior is selling at a price of 2.1 million and its owners is hoping the City of Alexandria will purchase the property. The museum features original artifacts and first person narratives told through video and exhibits. Labeled as a National Historic Landmark, the property serves as a reminder of the dark chapter in U.S. and its involvement in slave trading.
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4 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths, 2,520 sqft living area
Beautiful townhouse in quiet setting with views of pond and community pool in Quaker Hill. Enter to a large living room dinning room combination with lovely hardwood floors. Large renovated kitchen with white cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances and kitchen island bar. Enjoy a cup of coffee or dinner on the deck overlooking the serene pond. Second level include a large master bedroom with vaulted ceiling, master bath and walk in closet. Two additional bedrooms and hall bath complete this level. Enjoy extra space for your work at home needs and fitness in the walk out basement. Additional room/office/fitness room, full bath, laundry room and family/recreational space with fireplace open up to a patio and garden with access to the walking trail. Minutes to Old Town Alexandria, DC, and King St. Metro. Great access to commuter routes, restaurants and shopping.
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,260 sqft living area
Great Old Town Alexandria townhome where each bedroom has its own bath, it is move-in and entertainment ready. Updated throughout with new flooring and fresh new paint. If you want to live in Old Town, this house is a must see. Step out your front door where dining, entertainment and recreation rare at your finger tips. Easily catch the metro into DC, or run over to National Harbor on the water taxi. Want more options? It's a short jaunt to catch Amtrak to Richmond for the day or maybe Charlottesville and the airport is just minutes away.
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,212 sqft living area
This is a remarkable 2 bedroom, 2 bath luxury 1212 sq ft condo off a private 45 ft balcony overlooking DC and the Potomac River. Grills are allowed. Sit in your most comfortable chair, sip a beverage of choice while you enjoy the river activity. All light filled rooms have a floor to ceiling wall of sliding windows opening to the balcony. Grills are allowed. The marble flooring in the foyer, kitchen, hall and bath is a special welcoming delight with new low pile carpeting elsewhere. A wall of mirrors in the dining area contributes to the spacious feeling of this condo. Cabinets with recessed lighting, track lighting in the hall and other updates provide a modern feel. A short 2 block walk to the river, Mt. Vernon bike trail, 3 parks, tennis courts, a gym, spa, grocery stores and many fine restaurants enhance this viable community. It is also only 6 blocks to the vibrant King St. It is a commuter's location with 1 light to DC, 10 minutes to the airport or a short walk to metro. The 25/7 front desk concierge receives all packages and is there to help you. Many amenities convey including a new roof pool, sundeck, all purpose party/meeting room and assigned storage and garage parking. An active vertical community where no one is a stranger. All offers considered.
3 beds, 2 full baths, 2,400 sqft living area
Beautiful 3 bedroom, 2.5 bathroom end unit on Lee Street in Historic Old Town Alexandria. The rear entrance of the home features a lush and relaxing garden patio, overlooked by a Juliet balcony, perfect for changing up the venue for dinner parties. Patio leads to the large family room on the lower level. The living room is well lit with high ceilings bringing an open feeling, great for entertaining or curling up with a book. The kitchen has been updated recently, but retains its spacious layout with room for a breakfast table. The dining room offers ample space for a large table for accommodating groups of dinner parties of all sizes. The master bedroom features large panel windows with built in drawers and seating as well as a good view of the patio garden and the master bathroom is en-suite. The two guest bedrooms are also on the top level with the master along with a second full bathroom located in the hallway. The attic provides a generous amount of storage but could also be converted into a Familyroom/Office or roof-top deck which would provide excellent views of Old Town. *Dont miss the beautifully refinished floors and professional paint! Only a few blocks off King St, with an abundance of dining options as well as local shops, brings a small-town feel to bustling city. Just a few steps outside the door is the tranquil Founders Park offering gorgeous views of the Potomac River, and Washington D.C. and Fireworks! Old Town offers many different events and opportunities for entertaining out of town guests such as the Old Town Ghost tours, several museums dedicated to the abundant local history, or scenic bike trails leading from D.C. all the way to historic Mount Vernon the home of George Washington.
1 beds, 1 full baths, 610 sqft living area
Sunny one bedroom and one bath top floor unit in move in condition located in Potowmack Crossing. Recent updates include HVAC system (2020), new windows and carpet (2020), custom built-ins, washing machine (2018) and fresh paint. Great location within the community, overlooking trees and a community tennis court. Conveniently located in Old Town with easy access to metro, GW parkway, Reagan National airport, shopping and restaurants. Plenty of parking and professional on-site property manager. Low monthly condo fees, great amenities, & professional management.
2 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths, 1,770 sqft living area
New Price!!Welcome home to this impeccably renovated condo with high-end finishes throughout. With sweeping city & water views, units 1305 & 1306 were combined to create a space specifically designed for today~s open concept lifestyle. Perfect for entertaining, the floor plan provides flow throughout the space with each area offering its own access to the expansive balcony. The 2 bedrooms & 2 baths, situated on each end of the unit, also provide access to the balcony. Updated kitchen with honed granite counters and stainless steel appliances, updated baths and large in unit laundry room are just a few features 1306 has to offer. The Alexandria House is an amenity rich building with rooftop pool, 24/7 concierge and more. Recent renovations all around including lobby & top floor party/meeting room, each floor has been freshly painted with new lighting and new carpeting is on its way. A new gym has been constructed with equipment on order. This convenient Old Town Alexandria location is just blocks from the Potomac, Mt. Vernon Trail, Trader Joe~s, Harris Teeter & everything King St. has to offer. Close to Braddock Metro, GW Parkway, 395 & National Airport.
1 beds, 1 full baths, 777 sqft living area
Would you like to own your own treehouse designed, decorated and completed in 2018 by a Home and Garden decorator? All rooms open to the private balcony allowing lots of natural light. The master bedroom has a designer walk-in closet in addition a closet with builtin shelving. The crown molding adds an elegance to the fine woods and high-end kitchen. Located in the luxury condo building Alexandria House , you will enjoy many fine amenities including a rooftop pool, sundeck and 24/7 concierge. Many recent renovations include the lobby expansion, penthouse party/meeting room, sauna , and a secure bike room. All halls have been freshly painted with new lighting hung and new carpet on order. The location is a commuter's dream with two stop lights to the Pentagon, DC. and Reagan Airport. Walk a few short blocks to fine restaurants, numerous parks, tennis courts, the Mt. Vernon Trail along the Potomac, the Braddock Rd. metro, and the vibrant King Street .
3 beds, 2 full, 1 half baths, 3,120 sqft living area
Welcome home to 212 Prince Street, circa 1770, taking its place along Old Town's historic "Gentry Row". You will love the 21st century additions and upgrades blending seamlessly with the original features of the property. A "horse walk" allows access from the brick sidewalk to the rear garden where a sensational "plunge pool" and jacuzzi are the highlights. A pool house at the south end of the garden for changing doubles as a shed for bike storage. An easy-care Koi pond completes the picture of serenity.The second floor deck, accessible by the den, overlooks the pool and patio and enjoys southern light all day. Indoors find 12 foot ceilings on the main level in the front of the home, embellished with handsome moldings. There are four fireplaces, 2 of which are gas, several custom built-ins with an exceptional two-story book case. Beautiful & original random-width floor boards throughout the home are in extraordinarily good condition. The recently renovated kitchen with exposed beams in the ceiling was created by local designer Shazalynn Cavin-Winfrey and boasts Thermador appliances, attractive cabinetry with stone countertops.
3 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths, 1,680 sqft living area
Neighbor Open House: Saturday 8/8 10am - 12pm; Public Open House: Saturday 8/8 1 - 4pm; Public Open House: Sunday 8/9 1 - 4pm You'll love this charming brick three-level townhouse in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. Cozy kitchen with stainless steel appliances and granite counters. This property includes a living room with a welcoming wood-burning fireplace and separate dining room. The bedroom level includes two large master bedrooms with full bathrooms. The basement level has a full bathroom and third bedroom which walks out to the brick-paved enclosed yard. Mere minutes from the shops, restaurants, entertainment, and waterfront of Old Town. Close to commuter routes, .8 miles to metro, and Reagan National Airport. Covid-19 Guidelines: Masks required, gloves preferred. One party of three at a time in the home at any given time. No children please.
2 beds, 1 full, 1 half baths, 946 sqft living area
Embrace the opportunity to own a contemporary one-bedroom plus DEN condo at The Henry in Old Town Alexandria. Elegant wide-plank hardwood floors run throughout this exceptionally well-designed home. The open living area gets tons of light from oversized windows and its privileged corner location within the building~a pleasant view overlooks a vibrant neighborhood greenspace. Cook your meals in an open gourmet kitchen with dark granite counters, 42-inch cabinets, Kohler fixtures and stainless steel appliances, including a gas range with griddle top, fridge, dishwasher and microwave. A nice-sized master bedroom with a large built-in walk-in closet and good-sized balcony, while the large den can efficiently serve as a second bedroom. The bathroom with its tile floors has a granite top vanity that matches the kitchen, along with designer fixtures. There is plenty of closet space and storage, plus an in-unit washer and dryer, central air conditioning and garage parking! Building amenities include a staffed front desk and lobby, a lounge and movie screening room, a rooftop terrace, courtyard, state-of-the-art fitness club, billiards, a party room and secure parking. The Henry is one of Alexandria's newest condominiums, named for its prime location at the corner of N. Henry Street and N. Fayette Street. Walk to the Potomac River! Also, the unit comes with a storage unit. - The Henry is located in the heart of Old Town Alexandria, surrounded by shops, restaurants, yoga studios and more. Bastille Brasserie & Bar is right across the street, as is the highly appealing Braddock interim public space, a grassy community gathering spot with bocce ball, ping pong, horseshoe pits and joggle boards. The half-acre site is designated to be expanded to a full acre park in the near future. Trader Joes and Harris Teeter are just a few blocks away for all your grocery needs, while the Braddock Road Metro is about two blocks northwest. With its famous shops and free trolley, King Street is also a walkable distance, as is the Torpedo Factory Art Center, Oronoco Bay Park and the Potomac River. The many nearby restaurants include Hank's Oyster Bar, Dos Amigos, Lost Dog Cafe, Mason Social, Zento, Pendleton Carryout Co, and so many more. In short, this neighborhood offers everything the modern Alexandrian would want. Did I mention the dog park just across the street from the building?
6 beds, 4 full, 1 half baths, 4,720 sqft living area
This outstanding Colonial offers luxury, convenience and amenities today's buyers expect in a home -including 5 upper level bedrooms. With more than 4700 finished square feet, there's plenty of room to relax, work, play, study, and exercise - all in the comfort of your own home. The classic portico entrance leads to the open and spacious main level with both formal and informal spaces. The light-filled elegant living room, featuring crown molding and plantation shutters, is the perfect setting for relaxing or entertaining. Prepare your favorite meals in the updated gourmet kitchen with stainless steel appliances, white cabinetry, granite counters and spacious pantry. Enjoy casual dining in the breakfast area which overlooks the serene backyard and offers access to one of two decks. The sophisticated dining room with traditional molding and a lovely bay window sets a more formal tone - making it the perfect space for holiday meals or entertaining. French doors lead to the second deck and stone patio below. The great room off the kitchen lives up to its name with high ceilings, a wood-burning fireplace, bar area (with plumbing rough-in), plantation shutters, recessed lighting and French doors leading to the three-season screened porch. A private home office/library and powder room complete this level. Upstairs you'll find five spacious bedrooms including an incredible master suite with two walk-in closets, a gas fireplace, handsome built-ins and a spa-inspired bathroom with soaking tub, shower and dual vanity with Carrara marble top. The four additional bedrooms and three extra bathrooms on this level offer flexibility for other uses such as additional office or hobby room. The lower level also offers versatility with three separate rooms and a mud room/laundry area. The casual rec room with gas fireplace is the perfect spot for hanging out or playing games and could easily be configured as a homework space. The two additional rooms and a full bathroom offer endless possibilities: au-pair suite and a media room - or home gym and a guest bedroom. You decide! Outside enjoy a private oasis with lush landscaping, stone retaining walls, and flagstone patios. An oversized two-car garage allows for parking and storage. Located in one of Alexandria's more desirable neighborhoods and within steps of shopping, dining, local parks, and Metro. MacArthur Elementary, Bishop Ireton, and TC Williams are also within walking distance. **Quaker Hill Pool and clubhouse privileges are included in the HOA fees **
3 beds, 3 full, 1 half baths, 2,409 sqft living area
This beautiful historic Old Town home was built in 1848 and recently renovated and expanded to include 3 large bedrooms, ample storage, and a gorgeous backyard. Lower level can be utilized as a separate 1-bedroom apartment with separate entrance from street. Home includes an elevator that services all three floors. Touches of charm throughout including gas light at front entrance and Brazilian cherry hardwood floors and crown moulding throughout. Main level features a large living room that flows into a separate dining room. Open gourmet kitchen with breakfast bar continues to den with gas fireplace. Glass doors lead to balcony and a private fenced yard with patio and off-street parking. Upstairs, the primary bedroom has a tray ceiling and a large walk-in closet with custom shelving as well as a gleaming bathroom with spacious glass shower. A second large bedroom has its own bathroom with a jetted tub, and french doors open to a serene balcony overlooking the backyard--perfect for morning coffee and admiring your crepe myrtle tree and garden. Convenient upper level laundry. Lower level has a street entrance and access to the backyard, living room, complete second kitchen with custom cabinets, range, dishwasher, refrigerator, microwave, and washer/dryer. Large bedroom with lots of storage has glass french doors that lead to the backyard. Current owners have used lower level as an income-producing Airbnb and it also makes wonderful in-law or au pair suite.
3 beds, 1 full, 1 half baths, 1,422 sqft living area
Don't miss this lovely end unit brick townhouse enviably located in the SE quadrant of Old Town - and an easy walk to the Windmill Hill Park, the newly designed waterfront pedestrian paths, restaurants, shops, public transportation and for your convenience next door to Safeway! Beautifully maintained and with lots of natural light, this charming two level home boasts 3 bedrooms, 1.5 baths, gleaming hardwood floors, a wood burning fireplace, and a very sophisticated kitchen with SS appliances (including a gas stove), custom cabinets and granite counter tops. All new Marvin energy efficient windows were installed approximately 3 years ago. The laundry room on the lower level provides enough space for extra storage or a work room. And ideal for outdoor entertaining, the lovely, large, deep garden sports a pond and 2 patios! Easy street parking.
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,066 sqft living area
Sparkling and sunny condo offers TWO private balconies (one walk-out + one Juliet) and parking with electric charging station. Freshly painted with granite counters, gas cooking, and stainless steel appliances in the kitchen. Featuring en-suite master bath with dual sink vanity. Master bedroom also offers fabulous custom ELFA organization in walk-in closet AND rare spacious second closet. Enjoy the many perks of Old Town living at your fingertips. Walking distance to two metros, Whole Foods, For Five Coffee Roasters, Starbucks, yoga studios, gyms, USPTO, and all of the shopping and dining King Street has to offer. Building amenities include concierge and expansive rooftop deck + biannual HVAC servicing. Ask agent about housekeeping, catering, and fitness center options available to residents. Kick your feet up and call this beautiful condominium home. Don't wait to get in!
2 beds, 2 full baths, 1,768 sqft living area
Highly Coveted - Rarely Available - Liberty Row offers convenient and luxurious one-floor living in an elegant, quality-built garden style condominium. Tucked into a quiet corner of a vibrant, desirable Old Town neighborhood you will discover an area rich with restaurants, shops, grocery stores, health clubs and the Thursday Farmer's Market. One light to DC and Reagan National Airport makes commuting fast and easy! The superb location is four short blocks to the Potomac River, and ten blocks to busy King Street. Enter the secure lobby and take a quick elevator ride to the second floor and you are at the door to this beautiful unit. One of the largest floor plans with 1767 SF this unit has generous rooms and a thoughtful floor plan that offers an easy flow. Bedrooms located at either end of the unit offer maximum privacy. A gracious foyer welcomes you. Columns frame the entrance to the living room which is enhanced with deep moldings, a gas fireplace, and built-in bookcases. Two sets of French doors open to a private balcony - the perfect place for morning coffee. A nook near the balcony is often used as an airy home office. A chef's kitchen offers a gas cooktop, handsome cherry cabinets, granite counters, stainless appliances, and an island breakfast bar. The kitchen is open to a large dining room. This space can be a dedicated dining room or can be configured as a dining/family room. The convenient laundry room provides an opportunity for more storage space. The sumptuous king-sized master bedroom has ample room to escape for quiet reading time and a large walk-in closet. Marble tile accents the serene master bath with a double vanity, great storage and counter space, a relaxing soaking tub, and a large walk-in shower. Conveniently located, the linen closet stores towels and essentials. At the other end of the unit, the second bedroom has a walk-in closet and is near the hall bath with a tub/shower and vanity. Stylish shutters filter the light and add privacy and gleaming white oak floors provide warmth and an allergy-free environment. Two garage parking spaces near the elevator that takes you to your door. More photos on the video tour! Liberty Row -- all you are looking for and more!