217 S Fairfax St

ALEXANDRIA, VA, 22314

$4,950,000

$616 per ft²
$4,950,000
$616 per ft²
Pending
Pending
beds
6 Beds
baths
7 Baths
carpenters-square
8,030 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1770
Welcome to 217 South Fairfax, one of Old Town's most outstanding and desirable historic properties. This in-town estate offers modern luxury and enduring craftsmanship. Built Circa 1780, the home has been masterfully expanded and updated to modern luxury standards. With over 8,000 sf of luxe living space, the home has 6 bedrooms, 6 and 1/2 bathrooms, and impressive rooms for entertaining and comfortable living. An oversized garage and expansive driveway offer private off-street parking for 5 cars. Additional special features include a subterranean media center, large chefs kitchen with catering pantries, a guest suite with its own kitchen, bath and living rooms, and an historic smoke house recently converted into a SMART office. Extensive custom moldings, original wide-plank hardwood flooring, and six fireplaces with hand-carved limestone mantles set this home apart. The property has been upgraded to modern technical standards with cat 5/cat 6 cabling, cameras and Mobotix panels throughout the house for one-touch controls for Savant and smart home automation. Located only 2 blocks from King Street and the waterfront, the house sits in a prime location and on a spacious double lot. The quarter acre lot is graced by lush lawns, manicured specimen gardens and a lovely patio for outdoor living and entertaining . 217 South Fairfax -- Old Town's finest address.
MLS ID:
VAAX233488
Listed:
3/31/19
Updated:
10/24/20

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Built-In Microwave, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Dryer - Front Loading, Dryer - Gas, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Freezer, Icemaker, Indoor Grill, Intercom, Microwave, Oven - Double, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Washer - Front Loading, Washer/Dryer Stacked, Water Conditioner - Owned, Water Heater - High-Efficiency
Total Bedrooms
6
Total Bathrooms
7
Interior Features
2nd Kitchen, Air Filter System, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Intercom, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Kitchenette, Primary Bath(s), Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Sprinkler System, Stall Shower, Wainscotting, Walk-in Closet(s), Water Treat System, Wet/Dry Bar, Window Treatments, Wood Floors, Other
Laundry Description
Lower Floor
Floor Description
Hardwood, Heated, Carpet, Marble, Stone, Wood
Fireplace
Mantel(s), Insert, Gas/Propane
Cooling
Central A/C
Heating
Forced Air

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
10,216 ft² lot
Exterior Features
Lawn Sprinkler
Architectural Style
Colonial
Roof
Architectural Shingle
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
ALEXANDRIA CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
High School
T.C. WILLIAMS
Middle/Jr High
GEORGE WASHINGTON
Elementary School
LYLES-CROUCH

Other Property Details

Attached Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
2
Parking
Brick Driveway, Private
County
ALEXANDRIA CITY
Water Source
Public
Pool Description
No Pool
Zoning
RM

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
10/23/20
Pending
-
-
10/15/20
Active Under Contract
-
-
2/27/20
Price Change
$4,950,000
-4%

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