Circa 1890 historic townhome that perfectly combines Alexandria history with elegant updates. The captivating Federal details of the welcoming front tiled foyer lead to a spacious living room with original hardwood floors and gas fireplace with vintage marble surround. Towering ceilings accented with dentil crown molding, oversized arched windows with plantation shutters, and second fireplace, make for an impressive entertaining space. The stately dining room with chandelier and built-in bookcases overlooks the side garden and is bathed in filtered light from the trees. A true chef's kitchen with large island feautres quartzite counter tops, custom cabinetry and top of the line stainless steel appliances. The six burner stove and butler's pantry make it easy to entertain. Sunlight streams into the breakfast area that overlooks the private brick walled garden with fountain. The staircase with original banister lead to a stunning primary suite and two additional bedrooms with a renovated second bath. The upper level is filled with details including transom windows above the doors, a skylight in the stairwell that lets in natural light, and pristine hardwood floors. The two secondary bedrooms with ample closet space share an updated jack and jill bath with a custom tile tub/shower and elevated vanity. The spacious primary suite has a gas fireplace with custom surround and a dressing area with two large closets. The primary bath has a dual vanity sink and a separate large custom tile shower area with glass doors. The lower level family room is also filled with historic charm including brick walls and exposed beam work. With a refrigerator for beverages, the family room is perfect for movie nights in and card games. Out back, a large driveway and carport accommodate up to three cars for extra added convenience. This spectacular home has all the charm of a plaqued historic city home with elegant modern updates. Set in the historic city of Alexandria with quaint shops, acclaimed eateries and the convenience of DC just 10 minutes away, this home is truly special.
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