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Best New Listings: Accented in Annandale; Mid-Century in Hollin Hills

  • April 1st

by Nena Perry-Brown

This week’s Best New Listings includes ranch-style mid-century houses in Hollin Hills and Annandale and a two-unit rowhouse off 16th Street.


A Goodman Ranch with an Accessory Studio

This mid-century modern ranch-style house, designed by architect Charles Goodman, has the prestige of being located in the Hollin Hills section of Alexandria. A brick partition at the flagstone-paved foyer doubles as a fireplace facing the living room, which has a wall of stacked windows. The owner's bedroom also has stacked windows beside a brick accent corner, and another bedroom/office has a shallow floor-to-ceiling bay window. Out back, there are steps up to multiple elevated patio areas and an accessory studio with a pitched ceiling and clerestory windows.

  • Full Listing: 7214 Beechwood Road (map)
  • Price: $1.025 million
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Feet: 1,780
  • Year Built: 1953
  • Listing Agents: Peter Braun, Lee Braun, Long & Foster Real Estate

Photo courtesy of Tammy Loverdos/Showcase Photo Tours.


Accented in Annandale

This updated mid-century ranch-style house in Annandale has a patio-like covered front porch. The dining room has parallel ceiling beams, near-floor-to-ceiling windows, and white painted brick walls, and the galley kitchen has seafoam-colored lacquered cabinets and a white farmhouse basin sink. The above-grade lower level has a rec room with a fireplace on a white-painted brick accent wall, a bedroom, a full bath, and storage and workshop space. Sliding glass doors lead out to a rear patio and yard space with brick and stone fire pits. 

  • Full Listing: 6531 Renwood Lane (map)
  • Price: $799,000
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: Three
  • Square Feet: 2,642
  • Year Built: 1964
  • Listing Agent: Patricia Quinlin, Long & Foster Real Estate

Photo courtesy of BTW Images. 


A Traditional Two-Unit 

Across the street from Malcolm X/Meridian Hill Park, this rowhouse has a stained glass panel in the front door and retains its original woodwork throughout. Exposed brick runs up the skylit stairwell, and the living room has a bay window-style nook. A breakfast bar is open to the dining room, and the galley kitchen also has a floating hood above the stove, an exposed brick backsplash, and paned sliding glass doors out to a small deck. The separately-metered lower level provides an additional, one-bedroom unit with direct access to the rear patio with a brick paver patio.

  • Full Listing: 2129 15th Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1.25 million
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 2,160
  • Year Built: 1908
  • Listing Agents: Shaughn White, Ashling Thurmond Osborne, Compass

Photo courtesy of Chris Langford Photography.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best-new-listings-accented-in-annandale/19466.

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