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8608 Mount Vernon Highway
ALEXANDRIA, VA 22309

  • 5 beds
  • 3 baths
  • 2,588 sqft
  • ~1/2 acre lot
  • $307 per sqft
  • 1998 build

Come visit our open house this Sunday 7/25 from 1-4pm! Truly unique opportunity off scenic GW Parkway just 1 mile from George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate! The property, which consists of a stately colonial and spacious almost half acre lot, is on the original grounds of the Mount Vernon Estate. The home was carefully crafted to create a classic Colonial exterior combined with a striking, “up to date” interior featuring, high ceilings and a bright open floor plan. Numerous special features include: gorgeous hardwood floors on the main 2 levels, upgraded trim detail, nine foot ceilings, gas heat and hot water, thermal windows throughout, five upper level bedrooms including luxurious master suite, entertainers kitchen with custom wood cabinetry, gas range, and large breakfast area, full basement with walk out stairs, and true oversize 2 car garage. Expansive 27ft x 12ft deck overlooks fully fenced rear grounds. This truly special offering provides a unique combination of size, features, location, and modern amenities for a remarkably reasonable price!

Listing courtesy of BRIGHT / Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Last checked: Checking… • Last updated Jul 22, 2021 •

MLS# VAFX2009656 —

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Amenities & Taxes

The Building

Year Built:
1998
Year Built Source:
Assessor
New Construction:
No
Construction Materials:
Brick
Structure Type:
Detached
Architectural Style:
Colonial
Levels:
3
Accessibility Features:
None
Basement:
Yes
Basement Type:
Unfinished, Walkout Stairs
Above Grade Finished Area Units:
Square Feet
Above Grade Fin SQFT:
2588
Above Grade Fin SQFT Source:
Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Units:
Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units:
Square Feet
Below Grade Fin SQFT Source:
Assessor
Below Grade Unfin SQFT:
1050
Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source:
Estimated
Total SQFT Source:
Estimated
Total Below Grade SQFT Source:
Estimated
Total Below Grade SQFT:
1050
Tax Total Finished SQFT:
2588

Interior

Fireplace:
Yes
Fireplaces:
1
Fireplace Features:
Gas/Propane
Living Area SQFT Source:
Assessor

Room Dimensions

Total SQFT
3638
Living Area SQFT:
2,588 Sqft

Financial & Terms

Sale Type:
Standard
Possession:
Negotiable

Location

Directions:
From DC, Arlington, and Old Town: take scenic GW Parkway South. Once you arrive at Mount Vernon Estate circle take first right onto Mount Vernon Hwy. House on left in approximately 1 mile.
Latitude:
38.72375000
Longitude:
-77.09077000

The Property

Property Type:
Residential
Lot Size Acres:
0.41
Lot Size Source:
Assessor
Lot SQFT:
18,000 Sqft
Other Structures:
Above Grade, Below Grade
Fencing:
Wood
Zoning:
120
Water View:
No
Waterfront:
No
Navigable Water:
No
Water Access:
No
Water Oriented:
No
Lot Size Units:
Square Feet
Riparian Rights:
No
In City Limits:
No
Land Use Code:
011
Tidal Water:
No

Listing Agent

Contact info:

Taxes

Tax ID Number:
1014 10100001
Tax Year:
2021
Tax Lot:
1
Tax Annual Amount:
$7,849
Tax Assessed Value:
$668,890
Year Assessed:
2021
County Tax:
7625.00
Total Taxes Pymnt Freq:
Annually

Beds

Bedrooms:
5
Upper Level Bedrooms:
5
Upper Level 1 Bedrooms:
5

Baths

Bathrooms Total Count:
3
Full Bathrooms:
2
Half Bathrooms:
1
Bathrooms Main Level:
1.00
Half Bathrooms Main Level:
1
Upper Level Full Baths:
2
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels:
2
Bathrooms Count Upper Level:
2.00
Bathrooms Full Upper Level:
2

The Listing

Buyer's Brokerage Compensation:
2.5%
Buyer Agency Comp Type:
% Of Gross

Heating & Cooling

Cooling Fuel:
Electric
Cooling Type:
Central A/C
Central Air:
Yes
Heating:
Yes
Heating Type:
Forced Air
Heating Fuel:
Natural Gas

Utilities

Sewer Septic:
Public Sewer
Hot Water:
Natural Gas
Water Source
Public

Appliances

Laundry Type:
Main Floor

Schools

School District Name:
Fairfax County Public Schools
School District Source:
Listing Agent

The Community

Subdivision Name:
Mount Vernon Hills
Senior Community:
No
HOA:
No
Condo/Coop Association:
No
Pool:
No Pool

Parking

Total Garage and Parking Spaces:
6
Type of Parking:
Attached Garage, Driveway
Garage:
Yes
Garage Features:
Garage - Side Entry
Garage Spaces:
2.00
Parking Features:
Paved Driveway
# of Attached Garage Spaces:
2
Driveway - # of Spaces:
4

Extra Units

Vacation Rental:
No

Schools

Rating Details

Mount Vernon High School

  • Public
  • 9-12
  • 0.2 mi

Woodley Hills Elementary School

  • Public
  • K-8
  • 0.4 mi

Whitman Middle School

  • Public
  • 6-8
  • 1.5 mi

GreatSchools scores are based on a scale from 1 to 10, where 10 is above average.

The school service areas are not definitive and should only be used as guidance. GreatSchools Ratings provided by www.greatschools.org

Flood Risk

This property has minimal flood risk

This property has a . Although flood risks across the country are changing because of the environment, this property is unlikely to flood over the next 30 years.

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Sale history

Date Event Source Price % Change
7/22/21
Listed / Active BRIGHT $795,000

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