$799,700 | 4 BR | 2 BA
Welcome to 607 Melrose Street, a charming 3-4 bedroom, two full bath and one half bath brick colonial, just one block off King St in the City of Alexandria.
Clean lines, hardwood floors, arched doorways, and a classic fireplace add an elegance to this 2,200+ SF midcentury home. On the main floor, a bright kitchen adjoins the formal dining and living areas. The kitchen, hallmarked by its granite countertops, offers plenty of cabinet space for a would-be chef preparing a meal for family or guests. Chair rails highlight the dining area which links the kitchen and living areas. In the warm and inviting living room, gather with family and friends around the cozy fireplace. To the left, in the airy bedroom, home office or family room, enjoy a morning coffee, grab a book from the built-in shelves and curl up next to one of the large, surrounding windows, soaking up some natural light. Upstairs, three bright bedrooms, all with hardwood floors, closets and windows, and a nicely appointed, renovated bathroom provide great spaces for retreat from the day.
The lower level boasts 650+ SF of space, including a spacious recreation room, half bath, laundry room and ample storage/utility area. Behind the kitchen, a three-season sunroom allows you to enjoy Spring and Autumn breezes and is perfect for those looking to entertain. The sunroom opens onto the large, fenced backyard patio garden, perfect for children, gardening and pets. Lush landscaping compliment the brick exterior of this home.
The City of Alexandria is a desirable location in the greater Washington DC area. The City boasts a variety of parks, shops, restaurants, art venues and entertainment spaces. Nearby, Angel Park offers a picnic shelter with grill and tables, a baseball diamond, a wooded area with creek, a basketball court, and an enclosed playground with elevated climbing features. Alexandria Commons and Bradlee Shopping Center offer grocery stores, coffee shops, crafts stores, restaurants and more. TC Williams High School and Bishop Ireton High School are both minutes away.
The historic center of the City of Alexandria, Old Town Alexandria is a well-known gem, famous for its eclectic shops, art galleries, fine dining, and nightlife. Old Town lies just minutes away via King Street. Separated only by the Potomac River from Washington DC, Alexandria has been a popular choice for families due to the great location, education options and amenities the city affords.