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6457 Eighth St

Alexandria, VA, 22312

$815,000

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Located inside the Beltway in desirable Alexandria, VA., this elegant 5 Bed, 4 Bath, contemporary split-level home with over 3,000 sq. ft. (and 21 sq. Ft. breezeway) is truly a rare find. Built in 1953 on nearly an acre, it has been exceptionally renovated and expanded by the current owner. The renovation and expansion include the additions of a sun-filled dining room (with vaulted ceiling), an expanded and masterfully-built kitchen, an in-law suite, and a 720 sq. Ft. 3-car garage. Meticulously maintained, this home is perched and spread out atop a gorgeously landscaped private lot on a quiet, tree-lined dead-end street. A charming entrance welcomes you to the home with a living room enveloped in windows and a side powder room. Moving through the first level, a formal dining room, chef's kitchen, and large family room seamlessly flow to combine with the living room and back patio for multiple and spacious entertaining areas. An updated chef's kitchen with granite counter-tops and backsplashes, two sinks, island, refined cabinetry, and a dinette more than satisfy your everyday needs. Just off the kitchen, a short set of stairs leads to a unique, owner-designed dining room (with a 13 Ft.+ vaulted ceiling and abundant windows), creating an exceptional dining experience. The dining room doors open to a flagstone patio with a large backyard that will accommodate all your social gatherings. Next to the kitchen is a comfortably spacious family room with a wall of windows, sliding glass door to the front yard, and a wood-burning brick fireplace. Past the family room, five tranquil and tucked-away bedrooms separate from the home's entertaining areas to create fantastic privacy for both owners and guests. Two bedrooms, featuring upgraded closets along with an office abut a long hallway leading to the owner's suite. At the end of the hall and up a level is the beautiful master suite with plush carpeting, a large, walk-in closet, and a private patio deck overlooking the home's quiet picturesque wooded lot. An upgraded en-suite bath features two separate sinks, a large walk-in shower with multiple water features, and a vaulted ceiling with windows. The lower-level in-law suite has a separate entrance, bath, living area (wired for a home theater), and laundry to suit all guest needs. A breezeway off the living room leads to an over-sized 3-car garage with plenty of storage, including a hidden entrance that leads to an insulated and spacious lighted area suitable for additional storage. The home also includes a giant 2-story storage room and workshop accessible from the back of the house. With a newer roof, updated windows, new asphalt driveway, FiOS fiber-optic high-speed internet service, and a dual fuel gas/electric stove line, this home has it all and potential for more. Exceptional location in close proximity to Amazon HQ2 (7.9 mi), National Airport (8.3 mi), Arlington (9.7 mi), Tyson's Corner (11.6 mi), and Washington, DC (11.3 mi). Grocery stores, pharmacies, and Home Depot all within five miles.

Essential Information

MLS® #VAFX1124654
Price$815,000
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms3.50
Full Baths3
Half Baths1
Square Footage3,091
Acres0.80
Year Built1953
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached
StatusActive Under Contract

Style

Split Level, Contemporary, Rancher

Community Information

Address6457 Eighth St
SubdivisionLincolnia Park
CityAlexandria
CountyFAIRFAX-VA
StateVA
Zip Code22312

Amenities

# of Garages3
ViewTrees/Woods, Street

Amenities

Built-Ins, Carpet, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Wood Floors, Shades/Blinds, Walk-in Closet(s), Upgraded Countertops, Tub Shower, Stall Shower

Parking

Asphalt Driveway, Private, Secure Parking, Paved Driveway

Garages

Additional Storage Area, Covered Parking, Garage - Front Entry, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access

Interior

HeatingHeat Pump(s)
CoolingCentral A/C, Heat Pump(s)
Has BasementYes
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces1
FireplacesBrick
# of Stories1
Stories1.5 Story

Interior Features

Floor Plan-Open, Floor Plan-Traditional

Appliances

Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Water Heater, Oven/Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer/Dryer Stacked

Basement

Connecting Stairway, Outside Entrance, Fully Finished

Exterior

ExteriorCombination

Exterior Features

Exterior Lighting, Extensive Hardscape, Secure Storage, Patio, Breezeway

School Information

DistrictFAIRFAX COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
ElementaryWEYANOKE
MiddleHOLMES
HighANNANDALE

Additional Information

Date ListedMay 1st, 2020
Days on Market32
Zoning120

Listing Details

Office

Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Property History
Status Changed from Active to Active Under Contract
Price Reduced from $839,000 to $815,000

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Listing information last updated on June 4th, 2020 at 7:05pm EDT.