Historic House Listings

Waterfront with a backyard oasis! Circa 1940 in VA. $550,000

January 27, 2019

This waterfront property has an amazing backyard oasis! And I love that kitchen ceiling! Built in 1940. Located on .47 acres in Norfolk, Virginia. The house overlooks the Lafayette River. Lots of windows in this house provides a lot of natural light. The second floor master suite opens up to a private rooftop deck with a hot tub. Four bedrooms, three bathrooms, and 2,716 square feet. $550,000

From the Zillow listing:


Exquisite shake/brick 4 bedroom/ 2.5 bathroom home overlooks the Lafayette River from an almost half-acre beautifully and professionally landscaped lot w/in-ground irrigation and professional pump system. Open concept, Asian-influenced floor plan is anchored by a fabulous kitchen with soaring cathedral ceiling. Walls of first-floor windows bring the outside in, providing unparalleled natural light in every room, and creating a space for easy-living and fabulous entertaining. Seller to install first-floor bedroom closet at Buyer’s request. Second-floor master bedroom opens to private rooftop deck with hot tub and lovely pergola. Back bedroom opens to the rooftop deck, and both front bedroom and master bedroom offer lovely waterfront views. Parking off of private back drive as well as on street. Renovations, upgrades, and excellent maintenance, to include annual inspections by Getem and a free and clear letter for this purchase, make this one-of-a-kind, designer home simply perfect!

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