$5,499,000 MLS#VAAX233488

OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA

217 S FAIRFAX ST ALEXANDRIA, VA 22314
ACTIVE

6 Beds6 Baths1 Half Baths8030 Sq Ft0.23 Acres

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  • Property Description

    Welcome to 217 South Fairfax, one of Old Town's most outstanding and desirable properties. The Sanford Dempsey House is an in-town historic estate that offers modern luxury and enduring craftsmanship. Built Circa 1780, the home has been masterfully expanded and updated to modern luxury standards. With over 9,000 sf of luxe living space, the home has 6 bedrooms, 6 and 1/2 bathrooms, and impressive rooms for entertaining and comfortable living. A double garage and expansive driveway offer private off-street parking for 5 cars - right in the heart of Old Town's historic district. The property boasts a subterranean theater/media room, large chefs kitchen and 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 handcrafted 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 and manicured specimen gardens, including a trellised wisteria which surrounds a lovely outdoor patio. 217 South Fairfax -- Old Town's finest address.

    Location

    Interior

    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,Master 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

    Amenities

  • Home Facts
    MRIS #: VAAX233488
    Bedrooms: 6
    Full Baths: 6
    Half Baths: 1
    Levels: 3
    Fireplaces: 6
    Basement: Connecting Stairway,Fully Finished,Improved,Heated,Outside Entrance,Shelving,Side Entrance,Windows,Walkout Stairs,Interior Access,Full,Crawl Space,Combination
    Garage Spaces: 5
    Style: Colonial
    Type: Single Family
    Model Name:
    Year Built: 1770
    Age: 249
    Subdivision: OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA
    County: ALEXANDRIA CITY
    Total Est. Taxes: $53,296
    R.E. Tax Year 2019
    Home SQ FT: 8030
    Lot Size: 0.23
    Exterior: Lawn Sprinkler
    Exterior Const: Brick,Wood Siding
    Heat System: Forced Air
    Cool System: Central A/C
    Water: Public
    Sewer/Septic: Public Sewer
    Heat Fuel: Natural Gas
    Hot Water: Natural Gas
    Cool Fuel: Electric
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  • Listed By: McEnearney Associates, Inc.