You never know what might be just around the corner… it may just be your dream home! These two Alexandria homes command their respective corners. One with a fantastic screened-in porch overlooking the neighborhood, perfect for entertaining in the evening or quiet time in the morning. The other sits like a castle overlooking its large front yard, standing out as one of the neighborhood's most iconic homes. So which home will fit your lifestyle?
On the Corner of Danton Lane & Dalebrook Drive: The Picturesque Renovation
This four-bedroom, four-and-a-half-bath home is a beautiful and rare find in the side-walk neighborhood of Waynewood. Located on a large corner lot, this professionally landscaped and fully upgraded home will impress any buyer. Completely renovated in 2021, including the addition of a primary suite featuring a huge walk-in closet and luxury bathroom, this home also includes an updated lower level, home gym, renovated kitchen, new roof, and a custom-designed screened-in porch with picturesque views of the Waynewood park, pool, tennis courts, and field. The main level features an open kitchen with quartz countertops, a large center island with seating, high-end cabinetry, an upgraded gas stove, a marble subway backsplash, and more. The main level also boasts a large family room (with skylights and custom built-in shelves) with a full bath, a living room with a bay window and wood-burning fireplace, and a recently renovated dining room that connects to a brand-new screened porch, providing additional entertaining and dining space. The upper levels have four well-appointed bedrooms and three full and all updated baths. The expansive primary suite includes a recently added bathroom with a large marble tile walk-in shower and dual vanity sinks. The top floor, connected to the primary suite, has a huge walk-in closet that doubles as a home office, complete with desks and a custom closet system. In addition, there are two new ductless HVAC systems on the top levels and plenty of attic/storage space throughout the house. The lower level has a sizable, renovated basement (with moisture barrier protection and new windows), a half bath, a home gym, and a storage/laundry room with walk-out access to the backyard. Plantation shutters are present throughout the home and truly make this residence one of a kind. The backyard features recently installed state-of-the-art artificial turf, including a custom three-hole putting green.
It also has newly installed stamped concrete patios perfect for entertaining. In addition, the front and side yards have a recently installed irrigation system, custom landscaping, a flagstone walkway, and a new concrete driveway. Located off the George Washington Parkway in the center of Waynewood, this home nestles between Old Town, Alexandria and Historic Mount Vernon. Walking and bicycle paths are plentiful. The house is close to Fort Hunt Park, the Sherwood Hall Regional Library, Fort Belvoir, Mount Vernon INOVA Hospital, the Potomac River, and numerous retail and restaurant establishments. The house is across the street from the newly renovated Waynewood Recreation Center facilities and can convey with a pool pass. This home is within walking distance of Waynewood Elementary and Carl Sandburg Middle School.
1010 Danton Lane, Alexandria VA 22308 | 4 bed, 4 full baths, 1 half bath | $1,249,000
On the Corner of Woodland Terrace & Tyler Place: The Trophy Tudor
One of Jefferson Park's most iconic homes! This trophy Tudor sits elegantly on a large and beautifully landscaped corner lot, offering classic architectural lines and timeless style. This home is a truly captivating masterpiece with a circular stone foyer, pitched gable roof, copper gutters, masonry chimneys, multi-paned windows, stone flooring, and hearty fireplaces. The stunning landmark home is impressively built with old-world craftsmanship. The home offers over 4,100 finished square feet and a large walk-up attic. All four bedrooms on the upper level are generous sizes, and the kitchen, family room, and living room all have french doors opening to stone patios. The private fenced backyard is perfect for pets, families, and entertaining. Boasting four to five bedrooms, three-and-one-half bathrooms, an expansive primary suite with two walk-in closets, a fireplace, and an enormous primary bath with tub, shower, and separate water closet, this home is not to be missed. It has been lovingly restored with the owners adding hardwood floors, repointing all stonework, replacing the boiler, air conditioning, hot water heater, and renovating the baths.
407 Woodland Terrace, Alexandria, VA 22302 | 5 bed, 3 full bath, 1 half bath | $1,850,000
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