217 S Fairfax Street Alexandria, VA 22314

Description of 217 S Fairfax Street Alexandria, VA 22314

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.

Panaro Realty


Office:
(856) 931-5001

  • Single Family
    • MLS Number:
    • VAAX233488
    • Status:
    • ACTIVE
    • Price:
    • $5,200,000
    • Bedrooms:
    • 6 bed
    • Bathrooms:
    • 6 bath/1 half
    • Size:
    • 8030 sqft, 0.23 acre
    • Built:
    • 1770
    • Listed Days:
    • 167 day(s) ago
    • Taxes:
    • $ 53,296
    • Garage Size:
    • 2
    • Subdivision:
    • OLD TOWN ALEXANDRIA

Map of 217 S Fairfax Street Alexandria, VA 22314

Features of 217 S Fairfax Street Alexandria, VA 22314

APPLIANCES
  • Appliance Desc : Dishwasher
  • Microwave Desc : Microwave oven
  • Refrig Desc : Refrigerator
BASEMENT
  • Basement Desc : Crawlspace
  • Foundation Desc : Slab Foundation
CONSTRUCTION
  • Alt Sqfeet : Total square feet: 8030
  • Building Sq Ft : 8030
  • Construction Desc : Total above grade finished sq ft: 6184
  • Style Desc : Colonial
EXTERIOR
  • Patio Desc : Patio
FIREPLACE
  • Fireplace : Yes
  • Fireplace Desc : Gas fireplace(s)
GARAGE
  • Garage : Yes
HEATING/COOLING
  • Air Cond : Yes
  • Forced Air : Yes
  • Heating Cooling Desc : Central air
INTERIOR
  • Breakfast Desc : Breakfast area
  • Dining Desc : Dining area
  • Floors : Wood floors
  • Interior Desc : Bar
  • Kitchen Desc : Kitchen island
LOT
  • Lot Size Acres : 0.23
  • Lot Sq Ft : 3049200
  • Neighborhood : Old Town Alexandria
  • Zoning : RM
OTHER
  • County Code : ALEXANDRIA CITY
  • Ob Property Type : Single Family
  • Property Sub Type Desc : Detached
  • Property Type Desc : Single Family
  • Tax Amount : 53296
  • Transaction Type : Sale
ROOFING
  • Roof Desc : Shingle roof
ROOMS
  • Baths Full : 6
  • Baths Half : 1
  • Baths Total : 6.5
  • Beds : 6
  • Laundry Desc : Laundry Room Level: Lower 1
  • Living Desc : Living Room Level: Main
  • Master Bed Desc : Master Bedroom Level: Upper 1
  • Rooms Desc : In-law quarters
SCHOOLS
  • Elementary School : Lyles-Crouch
  • High School : T.C. Williams
  • Middle School : George Washington
  • School District : Alexandria City Public Schools
UTILITIES
  • Water Sewer Desc : Public sewer

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