3905 Colonel Ellis Ave

Alexandria, VA 22304 View Map $1,302,500 Ask a Question
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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:VAAX2017868
Sq. Feet:3,369
Date Sold:1/3/2023
Lot Size:0.28 Acres
County:Alexandria City
Be home for the holidays! A beautiful Colonial residence in the heart of Alexandria City. Situated in the sought-after neighborhood of Seminary Ridge, 3905 Colonial Ellis Avenue is a commanding home with over 3,500 square feet on three finished levels. Featuring over 100K of improvements throughout, it's the very definition of move-in ready. A grand foyer comfortably welcomes all that step through the front door. The formal living room will become the setting of many future gatherings and will extend to the equally elegant separate dining room. From the dining room, effortlessly step into the sophisticated eat-in kitchen that was completely renovated in 2018. Offering a crisp clean look, and showcasing a center island with a breakfast bar, stainless steel appliances (all new in 2018), white subway tile backsplash, gas cooktop, double-oven, soft-close drawer/cabinet technology, and a double-door pantry, entertaining and fixing everyday meals will be a breeze. Sliding glass doors from the kitchen, open to a flagstone patio and tranquil backyard environment. Passing through glass French doors, the kitchen adjoins the gracious family room; a warm atmosphere enhanced by the wood-burning fireplace with dramatic brick surround. A combination mudroom/laundry room, nesting between the garage and kitchen, also provides access to the main levels half bathroom. The upper level is complete with four large bedrooms and two full baths. The primary suite boasts an ample walk-in closet and an ensuite bath with a quartz vanity and a walk-in shower. Three other bedrooms share an updated hallway bath with a tub shower. The finished lower level presents the perfect area to kick back and relax with a great rec room/second family room and generous storage. It also provides a 5th bedroom and a full bathroom, making it the ideal option for guests to retreat or for use as an au pair/in-law suite. Like most homes in Seminary Ridge, this property sits on a quarter-acre lot and delivers a two-car garage. The residents of this neighborhood enjoy wide sidewalks and peaceful tree-lined streets and are close to all the amenities that Alexandria Commons and Bradlee Shopping Center offer. Being close to Old Town, Shirlington, and DC ensures that there is always something to fun to do, and the community hosts many annual events that bring all neighbors together. And commuters will appreciate being centrally located with easy access to major interstate highways and more!

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Community Information

Address:3905 Colonel Ellis Ave, Alexandria, VA 22304
Subdivision:Seminary Ridge
Zip Code:22304

School Information



Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1973
Construction: Aluminum Siding, Brick
Foundation: Permanent
Basement Type: Full, Fully Finished, Connecting Stairway

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Family Room Off Kitchen, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Upgraded Countertops, Breakfast Area, Carpet, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s)
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Icemaker, Refrigerator, Washer, Oven - Wall, Oven - Double, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Stainless Steel Appliances
Flooring: Wood, Carpet
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Family Room, Foyer, Breakfast Room, Mud Room, Recreation Room, Storage Room, Primary Bathroom, Full Bath, Half Bath
Fireplace: Brick, Wood
Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Patio And Porch: Patio(s)
Fencing: Picket, Rear, Wood
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Garage: Garage - Front Entry, Built In, Garage Door Opener
Garage Spaces: 2
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Central
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 2432
Below Grade 937
Total 3369


Primary BedroomUpper 1 Level27x11Walk-In Closet(s),Flooring - HardWood
Primary BathroomUpper 1 Level10x4
Bedroom 2Upper 1 Level10x12Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 3Upper 1 Level13x10Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 4Upper 1 Level13x10Flooring - HardWood
Full BathUpper 1 Level10x7
FoyerMain Level9x11
Dining RoomMain Level13x10Flooring - HardWood
Living RoomMain Level27x11Flooring - HardWood
Family RoomMain Level13x16Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood
KitchenMain Level13x10Flooring - HardWood
Breakfast RoomMain Level13x7Flooring - HardWood
Mud RoomMain Level9x7
Half BathMain Level
OtherMain Level20x19
Bedroom 5Lower 1 Level11x14Flooring - Carpet
Recreation RoomLower 1 Level26x28Flooring - Carpet
Storage RoomLower 1 Level17x20
Full BathLower 1 Level

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.28 Acres
Lot Description: Landscaping
Parking: Concrete Driveway, Paved Driveway, Private
Driveway - # of Spaces: 2
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Transportation: Airport less than 10 miles, Bus Stop less than 1 mile, Commuter Rail Station 1 to 5 miles, Metro/Subway Station 1 to 3 miles
Zoning:R 12
Directions:Take a right off Duke St onto Fort Williams Pkwy, left onto Colonel Ellis Rd, the home will be on the right 7 houses down.

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $11,080 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
New Financing: Conventional
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $11,080.00 (Annually)



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