38.80719 -77.04533

301 S SAINT ASAPH ST ALEXANDRIA, VA 22314

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  • $3,575,000
  • 6 bd
  • 3 full ba
  • 1 half ba
  • 6,182 sqft
  • 0.15 lot
  • Est payment $19191.37/mo

Property & Neighborhood Info

Courtesy Of McEnearney Associates, Inc.

Single Family in ALEXANDRIA

Welcome to the historic Lafayette House, named for the famous Revolutionary Frenchman, the Marquis de Lafayette, who visited Alexandria in 1824 and stayed at this gracious brick residence during his visit. The house is entirely free standing with private walled gardens to the south of the house and off street parking for three cars. Built in 1815-1817 by Thomas Lawrason, it has been home to a number of notable historic families, including Lawrence and Nelly Custis Lewis, who was the granddaughter of Martha Washington. The house is built in the Federal style, with a grand entrance hall stretching 34 feet, with twelve foot ceilings, archways and two doors to the double parlors, each with wood burning fireplaces, original heart pine floors and original mahogany pocket doors to separate the rooms as needed. Through the hyphen, which connects the formal parlors to the rest of the house, is the banquet sized dining room, which was enlarged during an 1850 renovation and rumored to be the location of the creation of the state of West Virginia. Beyond the dining room is a large kitchen, boasting an original cooking fireplace, modern stainless steel appliances, custom granite countertops and both a breakfast room and back staircase to the second floor bedroom area. The second floor offers a grand master bedroom and bath, a second bedroom or sitting room, where the Marquis de Lafayette stayed during his visit, as well as a large library and two additional bedrooms and bath. The upper level offers two additional bedrooms and bath and views of the City. When this house was originally built, the owner could look down from his widow's walk on the rooftop to see his ships arrive in the port city of Old Town. The house itself offers over 6,000 square feet of gracious living space, there is also a floored walk up attic and a brick floored basement with over 2,000 square feet of space - possibly a future wine cellar! There are 11 wood burning fireplaces in the house and gated access t

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  1. 6 Beds
  2. 3 Full Bath
  3. 1 Half Bath
  4. 6,182 Sq. Ft.
  5. 0.15 Lot

Main Features

  • Listing Status: For Sale Under Contract
  • Year Built: 1815
  • Floors: 3
  • Full Bath: 3
  • Half Bath: 1
  • School District: LYLES-CROUCH
  • School District2: GEORGE WASHINGTON
  • School District3: T.C. WILLIAMS
  • School District: ALEXANDRIA CITY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • County: ALEXANDRIA CITY
  • Taxes: $34,782.00
  • Tax Year: 2020
  • Subdivision: Old Town Se Quadrant
  • MLS Number:VAAX240534

Additional Features

  • Appliances:
    • Icemaker
    • Refrigerator
    • Dishwasher
    • Disposal
    • Range Hood
    • Exhaust Fan
    • Oven/Range - Gas
  • Faces:
    • East
  • Fireplace:
    • Mantel(s)
  • Fireplace Y/N:
    • Yes
  • Furnished:
    • No
  • Interior Features:
    • Wood Floors
    • Built-Ins
    • Dining Area
    • Floor Plan - Traditional
    • Attic
    • Breakfast Area
    • Chair Railings
    • Upgraded Countertops
    • Crown Moldings
    • Master Bath(s)
  • Rooms:
    • Bedroom 5
    • Great Room
    • Bedroom 2
    • Library
    • Bedroom 4
    • Kitchen
    • Master Bedroom
    • Dining Room
    • Bedroom 3
    • Breakfast Room
    • Sitting Room
    • Living Room
  • Spa:
    • No
  • Water Heater:
    • Natural Gas
  • Cooling:
    • Central A/C
  • Cooling Fuel:
    • Electric
  • Historic YN:
    • Yes
  • Common Walls:
    • Plaster Walls
  • Heating:
    • Hot Water
    • Radiator
  • Horse Property:
    • No
  • Air Conditioning:
    • Yes
  • Road Maintenance:
    • City/County
  • Flooring:
    • Hardwood
  • New Construction:
    • No
  • Security Features:
    • Fire Detection System
    • Monitored
    • Security System
  • Waterfront:
    • No
  • Rental Features:
    • No
  • Water Access:
    • No
  • Heating Fuel:
    • Natural Gas
  • Possession:
    • Settlement
  • Roof:
    • Slate
  • Parking:
    • Brick Driveway
  • Sewer:
    • Public Sewer
  • Water Source:
    • Public
  • Assessment Year:
    • 2020
  • Builder Model:
    • THE LAFAYETTE HOUSE
  • Exclusions:
    • Chimneys are in as is condition.
  • Fireplaces Total:
    • 11
  • Inclusions:
    • Parking for three cars included in list price. One inside walled garden.
  • Librarydim:
    • 23 X 17
  • List Type (Exclusive):
    • Exclusive Right
  • MLSSystem ID:
    • BRIGHT
  • Price Per SQFT:
    • 578.29
  • Upper Bedrooms:
    • 6
  • Upper Full Baths:
    • 3
  • Upper Half Baths:
    • 0
  • Bedroom2 Dim:
    • 20 X 18
  • Bedroom3 Dim:
    • 17 X 14
  • Bedroom4 Dim:
    • 20 X 18
  • Bedroom5 Dim:
    • 20 X 18
  • Breakfast Room Dim:
    • 15 X 14
  • Dining Room Dim:
    • 24 X 12
  • Great Room Dim:
    • 20 X 18
  • Kitchen Dim:
    • 15 X 14
  • Living Room Dim:
    • 20 X 18
  • Master Bedroom Dim:
    • 20 X 18
  • Sitting Room Dim:
    • 12 X 10
Neighborhood info courtesy of Homes.com © 2020

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38.80719 -77.04533

301 S SAINT ASAPH ST ALEXANDRIA, VA 22314

252675657 38.80719 -77.04533 230 /listing/252675657-150013351/301-s-saint-asaph-st-alexandria-va-22314 False 0 3575000.0 6182 100 6 4 VAAX240534 False
  • $3,575,000
  • 6 bd
  • 3 full ba
  • 1 half ba
  • 6,182 sqft
  • 0.15 lot
  • Est payment $19191.37/mo