Friday’s “If I Had $1.5 Million” Listing

by Mark Wellborn


This week’s “If I Had $1.5 Million” listing is a 4,000 square-foot, restored 1920s farmhouse in Arlington. We admit that we are unabashedly big fans of this property for a number of reasons. First, it has a deep wrap-around porch and a courtyard with a fountain that together provide a great venue for entertaining. Second, a significant renovation was completed on the home in 2008 and, among other things, it now has a large chef’s kitchen with Viking appliances, a six-burner gas range, a wine cooler, two refrigerators and a wet bar. Lastly, the bedrooms upstairs offer more space per room than you can find anywhere in DC proper (in a similar price point), particularly the master bedroom which has wide plank floors, a walk-in closet, a gas fireplace and a private balcony that overlooks the courtyard. More details and photos below.

  • Address: 2805 7th Street, Arlington, VA (see map here)
  • Price: $1.75 Million
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: Four
  • Year Built: 1920
  • For the full listing, click here.
Living Room
Master Bedroom

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  1. LookingtoBuy said at 10:46 am on Friday June 19, 2009:

    Man, how I wish I had that type of money. This house makes me want to go to law school.

  1. csm said at 11:12 am on Friday June 19, 2009:

    Go to med school instead.  Better job security.  Awesome house.

  1. iwantthishouse said at 11:55 am on Friday June 19, 2009:

    I immensely love this house. I want it. Everything.

  1. Foobear said at 6:28 pm on Friday June 19, 2009:

    Med school? $200,000 in debt and a minimum of 7 years of deferred income? You’d do better working at 7-11.

  1. TipTop said at 4:36 pm on Sunday June 21, 2009:

    Have there been any offers? Very cool looking home.

  1. Victoria said at 10:01 pm on Sunday June 21, 2009:

    So this is what I could buy if I sold my 2 bed/2 bath pre-war co-op here in Manhattan and moved south…....

  1. sally said at 11:04 am on Monday June 22, 2009:

    Yes Victoria, and only 3.45 hours away by Vamoose Bus. I’m a DC-area native who left for NYC because I was bored, needed a change. Pics like this make me homesick.

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