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Best New Listings: The Northern Virginia Edition

by UrbanTurf Staff

In this week’s edition of NoVa Best New Listings, we look at a five-bedroom country home in Arlingwood, a tree-top unit near the Washington & Old Dominion trail, and an Alexandria row house steps from Del Ray’s shops and restaurants.


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Five-Bedroom Country Home in Arlingwood

This five-bedroom Georgian colonial in the Arlingwood section of Arlington is reminiscent of another era, with its long, winding driveway, wide green lawn and screened-in gazebo. The interior has a very upscale feel to it, with marble floors, a cherry wood library (with a chess set), and a formal dining room, but there are some more casual aspects as well, including a game room, theater, and an exercise room. The listing has an additional lot that will be subdivided and available to the eventual buyer for an extra $550,000.

* Full listing: 3812 Military Road, Arlington, VA (map)
* Price: $2.95 million
* Bedrooms: Five
* Bathrooms: 5.5
* Year Built: 1932
* Listing Agent: Jeffrey Surdyk, Residential Management


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Tree-top Unit Near the Washington & Old Dominion Trail

For those looking for a condo with a balcony and views, but have around $300,000 (rather than $3 million) to spend, this renovated two-bedroom in Arlington’s Brittany Condominium could fit the bill. There are tree-top views from the terrace and virtually everything in the condo is new, from the laminate floors in the living room, den, and dining room to the granite counters and mod-tiled backsplash in the kitchen. The home comes with a storage unit and a parking space, and for jogging/biking enthusiasts, the front lobby at The Brittany practically opens onto the Washington & Old Dominion trail.

Full Listing: 4500 S. Four Mile Run Drive, #614, Arlington, VA (map)
* Price: $279,990
* Bedrooms: Two
* Bathrooms: Two
* Square Footage: 1,152
* Listing Agent: Kara Koonce, Redwood Realty LTD


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Brick Row House Steps From Old-Fashioned Main Street

Mount Vernon Avenue, the main commercial strip running through Alexandria’s Del Ray neighborhood, is often referred to as a new version of an old-fashioned main street, thanks to businesses like The Dairy Godmother frozen custard shop, and St. Elmo’s Coffee Pub. This three-bedroom brick row house, part of the Warwick Village community, is just far enough removed from the action of the main drag that it offers a good price, compared to other three-bedrooms in the area. The bedrooms are not very large, but the home has a new kitchen, a finished basement, and a deep patio and garden and the back that, along with its location, adds to its appeal.

Full Listing: 42 Ancell Street, Alexandria, VA (map)
Price: $455,000
Bedrooms: Three
Bathrooms: Two
Square Footage: 1,102
Listing Agent: Jen Walker, McEnearney Associates, Inc.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best_new_listings_the_northern_virginia_edition1/4218

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