8708 Highgate Rd

Alexandria, VA 22308 View Map $645,000 Ask a Question

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Status: Sold
Listing Office:Kw Metro Center
Property Type:Detached
MLS ® #:VAFX1072070
Sq. Feet:2,000
Date Sold:7/26/2019
Lot Size:0.28 Acres
Come, have a seat by the fireplace and enjoy the classic old-world charm of this home, located minutes away from Mount Vernon Estate, along the Potomac River. Welcome to Stratford Landing! Meticulously maintained split level home with wonderful appointments such as hardwood floors on all levels, huge masonry wood-burning fireplace in family room, built-in shelves, plantation shutters, and other touches makes this home classic and contemporary at the same time. Convenient eat-in kitchen is between dining room and family room, and has plenty of storage space. Laundry room off the kitchen and backdoor access to the back flagstone patio makes this area very efficient and convenient. Formal living room and dining room is perfect for entertaining and gatherings or quiet times. Four bedrooms - all located on the same level - have hard wood floors, large closets, beautiful plantation shutters, and plenty of space. Master bedroom is spacious with attached bathroom and two dressing areas, makes for a perfect escape from the rigors of the day. Basement is unfinished and houses utilities, and offers plenty of room to customize for expansion of living space or just additional storage. 1 car garage has side exterior entrance with interior door into family room. Neighborhood has plenty of sidewalks and walkabout to local community pool. Location is key with many schools, places of worship, INOVA Mount Vernon medical center, and community centers, Rt 1 Richmond Hwy, Costco, retail, restaurant, services all located less than 3 miles away. Fort Belvoir and Quantico accessible from Rt. 1 South makes this area very convenient for commuter travel down south or up to DC. Estate sale, property is "as-is". Disclosures, fixture list, floor plan, and brochure available on MLS listing or contact listing agent for pdfs. Many furnishings may be available for purchase as well. Please call listing agent with any questions.

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Community Information

Address:8708 Highgate Rd Alexandria, VA 22308
Subdivision:Stratford Landing
Zip Code:22308

School Information

Middle School:SANDBURG
Elementary School:FORT HUNT


Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 2 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1964
Construction: Brick, Wood Siding
Roof: Asphalt, Shingle
Basement Type: Partial, Unfinished, Windows, Interior Access

Features / Amenities

Total Sq. Ft.:2000
Interior Features: Built-Ins, Carpet, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Skylight(s), Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Window Treatments, Wood Floors
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven/Range - Electric, Refrigerator, Washer, Water Heater
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Master Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Basement, Laundry, Bathroom 2, Master Bathroom, Half Bath
Exterior Features: Flood Lights, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Fencing: Chain Link, Partially, Rear
Security System: Security System, Smoke Detector
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Garage: Built In, Garage - Side Entry, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access
Garage Spaces: 1
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Central, Programmable Thermostat
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Electric


Master BedroomUpper 1 LevelFlooring - HardWood
Master BathroomUpper 1 LevelCountertop(s) - Solid Surface,Flooring - Tile,Flooring - HardWood,Master Bedroom - Dressing Area,Skylight(s)
Bedroom 2Upper 1 LevelFlooring - HardWood,Walk-In Closet(s),Window Treatments
Bedroom 3Upper 1 LevelFlooring - HardWood,Window Treatments
Bedroom 4Upper 1 LevelFlooring - HardWood,Window Treatments
Bathroom 2Upper 1 LevelCountertop(s) - Solid Surface,Flooring - Tile
Living RoomMain LevelFlooring - HardWood,Window Treatments
Dining RoomMain LevelBuilt-Ins,Flooring - HardWood,Formal Dining Room
KitchenMain LevelCountertop(s) - Granite,Dining Area,Flooring - HardWood,Kitchen - Eat-in,Kitchen - Electric Cooking
Family RoomLower 1 LevelBuilt-Ins,Fireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood
Half BathLower 1 LevelFlooring - Tile
LaundryLower 1 LevelFlooring - Vinyl
BasementLower 2 LevelBasement - Unfinished,Flooring - Concrete

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.28 Acres
Lot Description: Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, Rear Yard, SideYard(s), Trees/Wooded
Parking: Asphalt Driveway
TV/Cable/Com: Cable TV Available, Fiber Optics Available, Natural Gas Available, Phone Available
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Roads: Paved
Directions:From Fort Hunt Rd->Turn Right onto Elkins; .5 mile ->Left onto Highgate Rd. House on the Right. Street parking available.

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $6,749 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2018
New Financing: Conventional
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
County Tax Rate: $6,218.00 (Annually)
Refuse Fee: $350.00



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Listing Information Last Updated 8/17/2019

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Description: The home at 8708 Highgate Rd Alexandria, VA 22308 with the MLS Number VAFX1072070 is currently listed at $645,000 and has been on the Alexandria market for 51 days.


List Price: $645,000

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