227 Pitt St S

Alexandria, VA 22314 View Map $1,800,000 Ask a Question

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Interior Row/Townhouse
MLS #:VAAX258944
Sq. Feet:3,010
Date Sold:6/18/2021
Lot Size:0.04 Acres
County:Alexandria City
Welcome to 227 S. Pitt Street in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. Enjoy your best life in the heart of Old Town Alexandria. This magnificent quintessential Historic Old Town townhome has been graciously and thoughtfully expanded, renovated, and updated, showcasing brilliant custom architectural design throughout. From the moment you step inside, you will be wowed by the high ceilings, custom millwork, perfect flow and floor plan, pristine finishes and fixtures and the remarkable historic charm. While many charming original features remain, this residence is truly notable because of the convergence of history melded with every luxurious modern convenience. This residence is just over 3,000 square feet of perfection on 4 gloriously updated levels, boasting 4 impressive bedrooms, and 4.5 handsomely updated bathrooms, many with original exposed bricks. The main living level notable elements include gleaming period hardwoods, floor to ceiling windows, one gas and one wood burning fireplace, both with magnificent custom mantels and surrounds, a formal dining area that opens to both the living room and the Chef's kitchen. Every square inch is soaked in opulence, history, and beauty. The front entry closet doubles as a beautiful custom bookcase that opens like a secret entrance. There is a clever luggage elevator that takes luggage with ease from the main living level to the top two bedroom levels. The dining room boasts a dazzling crystal chandelier and opens to the kitchen via a passthrough. The kitchen showcases a huge island (with storage on both sides) with bar seating and lovely granite countertops. Top of the line kitchen appliances are nestled in custom cherry cabinetry, and a custom tin tile backsplash. Flow directly into the family room and enjoy custom built-ins, which can house all your home office and entertainment needs. From the kitchen and the family room, you can access the incredible backyard via floor to ceiling French doors and windows. Take in the spectacular brick back yard highlighting gardens, a Koi pond, and historic brick privacy fencing. The first bedroom level features original heart pine flooring and includes an Owner's Suite with walls of closets, a laundry room, and a spectacular en-suite bathroom with a luxurious soaking tub and custom shower. There is another amply sized bedroom on this level and a full updated hall bathroom. There are stained glass transom windows and a lovely stained-glass skylight that add magic to the residence throughout. The second bedroom level highlights include original heart pine flooring, two addition bedrooms with access to a street view balcony and another beautifully updated full bath. The lower level boasts high ceilings, tons of storage, a great hang out space with access to the street. There is a wine-cellar that can house 350 bottles of wine, another washer and dryer and an updated full bathroom. Smart home features include a whole house sound system, smart thermostats, and a Guardian Security System. This is a unique opportunity to entertain your family and friends in style while embracing the Old Town lifestyle. Enjoy history, small town feel, and walkability in a stunning water-orientated and vibrant community. Two blocks to King Street's shops and restaurants. Walkable to the revived Alexandria Waterfront and the King Street Metro. Amazing location minutes to the District, The Pentagon, The George Washington Parkway, and all major highways. Welcome home!

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Community Information

Address:227 Pitt St S, Alexandria, VA 22314
Subdivision:Old Town
Zip Code:22314

School Information

Elementary School:LYLES-CROUCH


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 4 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1875
Construction: Brick
Year Renovated: 2007
Roof: Copper
Basement Type: Connecting Stairway, Walkout Stairs, Partially Finished, Front Entrance, Heated, Improved, Interior Access, Outside Entrance, Drainage System, Space For Rooms, Sump Pump, Water Proofing System, Workshop

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Floor Plan - Traditional, Window Treatments, Skylight(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Central Vacuum, Air Filter System, Water Treat System, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Open, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Stain/Lead Glass, Tub Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wine Storage, Wood Floors
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Dryer, Washer, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Intercom, Refrigerator, Icemaker, Stove, Oven - Wall
Flooring: Hardwood
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Laundry, Recreation Room, Storage Room, Utility Room, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3, Primary Bathroom, Full Bath, Half Bath
Fireplace: Gas/Propane, Wood, Screen
Exterior Features: Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Secure Storage, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Chimney Cap(s)
Patio And Porch: Balcony, Patio(s)
Fencing: Privacy, Masonry/Stone
Security System: Electric Alarm
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Cooling: Central A/C, Heat Pump(s)
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Central, Heat Pump(s)
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 2600
Below Grade 410
Total 3010


Bedroom 3Upper 2 LevelFlooring - HardWood,Balcony Access
Bedroom 4Upper 2 LevelFlooring - HardWood
Bathroom 3Upper 2 Level
Primary BedroomUpper 1 LevelFlooring - HardWood
Primary BathroomUpper 1 LevelSoaking Tub
LaundryUpper 1 Level
KitchenMain LevelFlooring - HardWood,Countertop(s) - Granite,Breakfast Bar
Bathroom 2Upper 1 Level
Living RoomMain LevelFlooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Gas,Crown Molding
Dining RoomMain LevelFlooring - HardWood,Fireplace - Wood Burning,Crown Molding
Bedroom 2Upper 1 LevelFlooring - HardWood
Family RoomMain LevelFlooring - HardWood,Built-Ins,Crown Molding
Storage RoomLower 1 Level
Utility RoomLower 1 Level
Recreation RoomLower 1 Level
Half BathMain Level
Full BathLower 1 Level

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.04 Acres
Lot Description: Landscaping, Level, Pond, Rear Yard
Location: Urban
Electric Service: 200+ Amp Service, Underground
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Transportation: Airport less than 10 miles, Bus Stop less than 1 mile, Metro/Subway Station less than 1 mile
Directions:From King St. and Washington Street, East on King St. towards River, Right on Pitt Street to 227 on Right

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $13,507 (paid Semi-Annually)
Tax Year: 2021
New Financing: Conventional
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $13,507.00 (Annually)
Acceptable Financing: Bank Portfolio, Cash, Conventional, VA



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