523 Duke St, ALEXANDRIA, VA

$1,955,000

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3

Beds

Baths

2,432

Square feet

0.03

Acres

About 523 Duke St

This spacious corner house in the Southeast Quadrant offers immense natural sunlight from three sides. Built in 1842, this historic home features original heart pine floors, nine over nine pane tall windows and eleven-foot-high ceilings, two stunning archway entrances grace the living room along with beautiful millwork. An original exposed brick wall offers texture and interest in the long dining room, perfect for entertaining. A hyphen hallway ushers you into the bright family room, perfect for TV watching, and French glass doors open to the patio garden. Culinary enthusiasts will love the kitchen renovation with careful attention to every detail including the Bertazzoni stove, Bosch dishwasher, Sub-Zero refrigerator, custom cabinetry, and coffered ceiling. Enjoy meals sitting by the windowed eat-in area or at the island and admire the handsome gas fireplace with an original carved mantel. The glass French door connecting the kitchen to the tranquil flagstone patio garden creates a seamless indoor-outdoor flow, perfect for hosting outdoors in warm weather. A powder room with sophisticated wallpaper is convenient and accommodates guests. Sleeping quarters reside upstairs and provide a peaceful place to unwind and relax. The light-filled primary suite is delightful featuring bookshelves, skylight, and a walk-in custom closet. Find your zen in the renovated spa-like primary bath with a free-standing tub, steam shower with seamless glass door, marble top vanity, skylight, and exposed brick wall. Two spacious bedrooms are beautifully appointed with ample closets and many windows. An updated full bath with a seamless glass shower, laundry, and additional storage completes the second floor. The versatile lower level can be utilized for storage or it can be transformed into a workout space with exercise equipment or yoga mats. It is a practical and appealing extension of this wonderful home. A prime Old Town location offers an idyllic living experience with convenient access to shops, restaurants, parks, and the waterfront.

Features of 523 Duke St

MLS® # VAAX2033184
Price $1,955,000
Bedrooms 3
Bathrooms 2.50
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Square Footage 2,432
Acres 0.03
Year Built 1842
Type Residential
Sub-Type End of Row/Townhouse
Style Traditional
Status Active

Community Information

Address 523 Duke St
Subdivision OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA
City ALEXANDRIA
County ALEXANDRIA CITY-VA
State VA
Zip Code 22314

Amenities

Amenities Built-Ins, Crown Molding, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Pantry, Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Soaking Tub, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors
Is Waterfront No

Interior

Interior Features Floor Plan-Traditional
Appliances Refrigerator, Icemaker, Built-In Microwave, Oven/Range-Gas, Stainless Steel Appliances, Dishwasher, Disposal, Washer, Dryer
Heating Radiator
Cooling Central A/C
Has Basement Yes
Basement Connecting Stairway, Daylight, Partial, Interior Access, Partial, Outside Entrance
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 1
Fireplaces Gas/Propane
# of Stories 3
Stories 3

Exterior

Exterior Wood, Brick and Siding
Exterior Features Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Patio
Windows Skylights, Transom
Roof Rubber
Foundation Brick/Mortar

School Information

District ALEXANDRIA CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Additional Information

Zoning RM
Foreclosure No
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No

Listing Details

OfficeMcEnearney Associates, Inc.
Contact Info7035499292

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