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liberty row - alexandria va

Now the location of multi-story luxury townhomes, the site of Liberty Row once served a very different role in Old Town Alexandria. With ties to the hospitality industry, the site was originally built up as a conference center for a local motor lodge.

In more recent time it served as the setting for a late 1960s hotel with around 50 hotel rooms. The demolition of the old hotel in more recent time brought an end to one of the last inexpensive hotels in the area.

It’s since been replaced with four-story, upscale townhomes in colonial style architecture. With such desirable features as hardwood floors and gourmet kitchens, the brick townhomes of Liberty Row appeal to those in search of more space in a new construction setting.

Buyers can expect

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lee-fendall house - alexandria vaPhoto: Craig Fildes

It may sit a long way from the fictional Downton Abbey, but the historic Lee-Fendall House in Old Town Alexandria has real ties to the popular TV show’s set. Downton Abbey is filmed at Highclere Castle, and its current owner is said to be a direct descendant of the original owner of the Lee-Fendall House.

In response to the upcoming Downton Abbey movie release, the Lee-Fendall House Museum & Garden is hosting a movie release party. It’s planned for September 28, which activities including a scavenger hunt and a trivia contest.

Guests will also get to learn more about all of the connections between the Old Town site and the movie site, including some characters who were actually based on Fendall family members. For those unable

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robinson landing - old town alexandria va

Waterfront dining could be coming to Robinson Landing in the near future. The idea goes before the City Planning Commission next month. If approved, it means the addition of a 5,000-square foot waterfront restaurant within the Alexandria luxury condo and town home development.

The proposal calls for the large restaurant to serve up seafood, steaks and a full bar as part of Building 1. Plans additionally extend to a more casual café and outdoor pier restaurant. In total, it should provide space for more than 230 guests inside, on the patio and at the pier.

Plans call for another building at the site to offer indoor and outdoor seating for more than 60 guests at a sushi restaurant. This particular space was originally approved for retail needs.

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robinson landing - alexandria va

Some brand new townhomes are almost complete at the Old Town waterfront. The first townhome residents of Robinson Landing should move in soon, with more than two-dozen townhomes and eventually another 70 condos slated for the area.

The redeveloped, waterfront community also includes space for retail, restaurants, along with a newly revitalized pier and new waterfront promenade. The sales center recently opened.

New buyers can expect to find open floor plans with the townhomes, including up to five-bedrooms and desirable rooftop terraces. With some ranging upwards of 3,000 square feet of living space, some of the townhomes also offer Potomac River views and an elevator.

The new townhomes additionally feature European-style cabinetry and quartz

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the oronoco - alexandria va

DC Condo Boutique team member Sharon Wildberger represented the buyer of an Oronoco condo located at 601 Fairfax Street N #413, Alexandria, VA 22314 in the Old Town neighborhood. This condo features 2 BR | 2.5 BA | 2,054 SF and closed on September 7th, 2018 for $1,550,000 | $755 SF. Two parking spaces conveyed with this transaction.

This open-concept unit in the sought-after Oronoco luxury building features 12-foot ceilings, walls of windows, a private balcony and a chefs kitchen with Wolf Appliances. Amenities at the Oronoco include a pool, 24-hour concierge, fitness center, yoga room and underground parking.

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slade townhomes - alexandria va

Remaining units within Old Town Alexandria’s newest residential development are selling fast, with more than half of the latest offerings from The Slade already accounted for. The new residences belong to the final two phases of this 18-townhome development.

Made up of a collection of three-bedroom, 3.5-bath townhomes, The Slade property is just blocks away from the riverfront, close to King Street and not far from Pentagon City. Despite this, the townhomes remain exceptionally private, with luxury floor plans commanding at least 2,500 square feet of living space, spread out across four levels.

All of the homes come complete with wide-plank hardwood flooring, quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and designer fixtures. With

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robinson landing - old town alexandria

With the luxury of a waterfront lifestyle, Robinson Landing presents an extraordinary opportunity for residents of Alexandria. The condos and town homes are right on the Old Town waterfront, with an array of added amenities that only compliment the location.

With large windows and terraces opening up to views of the nearby Potomac River, the condos are also accented by open floor plans and desirable extras. Expect to find upgraded quartz countertops and wide-plank hardwood floors throughout the homes as well as custom cabinetry in the chef’s kitchens. Options range from one- to three-bedrooms, at home within three separate buildings.

Meanwhile, the accompanying town homes of Robinson Landing feature high ceilings and some elevators, also with a

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brightleaf & cooper - alexandria va

New residential options are selling in Alexandria with the addition of the Brightleaf & Cooper upscale townhomes. In blending more historic-style architecture with modern conveniences, the 16 new townhomes enjoy contemporary luxury in Old Town.

A former Health Department building is being transformed into the nine townhomes of Brightleaf, while an accompanying parking lot has turned into the site of the seven Cooper townhomes. To further distinguish between the two, the Brightleaf townhomes will feature more contemporary designs while Cooper will offer more traditional, Old Town appeal to its future residents.

Ranging from around 3,900 to 5,000 square feet in size, the spacious, four-bedroom townhomes at Brightleaf offer open floor plans,

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bottling house - 521 n washington st alexandria va 22314

DC Condo Boutique team member Donna Mank represented the buyer of a condo at Bottling House, located at 521 N Washington Street #101, Alexandria, VA 22314 in the Old Town neighborhood. This newly-built condo features 2 BR / 1.5 BA / 1,016 SF and closed on January 31st, 2018 for $678,700 / $668 SF. One off-street parking space conveyed with this transaction.

Bottling House is a seven-unit condo development featuring loft-style residences. Finishes at Bottling House include wide-plank white oak floors, 9-foot ceilings with LED recessed lighting, custom shades, kitchens featuring quartz counters, inset cabinets and KitchenAid/Bosch appliances. Bottling House is conveniently located in Old Town at the corner of N Washington St and Pendleton Street.

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robinson landing - alexandria va

Brand new options for a riverfront lifestyle are coming to Old Town, where more details concerning the much-anticipated Robinson Landing project are about to be officially unveiled. This expansive new community brings with it around two-dozen town homes and 70 new luxury condos, blending new construction in with the historic features of Old Town.

Just a few days away from the official sales opening, representatives of Robinson Landing will soon be exclusively unveiling information concerning residential floor plans and pricing, as well as a site plan for the entire development. While this marks the construction phase of the larger project, it’s estimated the development will be open to the public by summer of 2019.

While some specifics of

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