• MLS® #: VAAX239572
  • 1803 Commonwealth Ave
  • ALEXANDRIA, VA 22301
  • $1,249,000
  • 3 Beds, 3 Bath, 3736 SQ. Feet, 0.19 Acres
  • Residential
  • Office: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.

Don~t judge a book by its cover! This 1921 Del Ray bungalow is a snapshot in time boasting all original features from original white oak & heart pine floors, architectural details and windows. Meticulously maintained with updated plumbing and electrical throughout, this traditional floorplan opens up into a wide open spacious, industrial chic, light filled addition (2012) with 11~ ceilings, 10~ glass doors & commercial porcelain tiles with commercial floor outlets. Southern exposure spills into this lofty family room addition (through zo.e.shield high E double pane energy star 95/99% UV blocking high impact custom glazing) mimicking construction methods of the time period with exposed steel beams, hand poured concrete walls (6~ solid concrete thermal mass to store energy), salvaged hand hewn, pit sawn wood joists from the historic Fitzgerald warehouse converted to stair treads. Access your 700+ sqft master suite via the floating hand fabricated 36~ river staircase or enjoy your 1300 sqft basement, designed as a gallery space with movable wall panels, with 8~10~ ceilings and American concrete institute award winning Pottery Barn finished concrete floors. Approximately 3,700 sqft of living space on a rare 8,000+ sqft double lot with driveway for up to four cars, off street parking in the rear and studio garage. Other features include new sewer & storm drains, all new copper electrical wiring and supply lines throughout, LED lighting with dimmer switches, 400 amp service with generator back feed panel in garage in case of area outage, buried power lines, three commercial Zero entropy hvac units & many more! Truly a remarkable and unique property.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #VAAX239572
  • Price$1,249,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Bathrooms3.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Square Footage3,736
  • Acres0.19
  • Year Built1924
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleBungalow
  • StatusPending

Community Information

  • Address1803 Commonwealth Ave
  • StateVA
  • Zip Code22301


  • UtilitiesUnder Ground
  • ParkingGravel Driveway, Stone
  • # of Garages1


Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Wood Floors, Walk-in Closet(s), Shades/Blinds, Upgraded Countertops


Garage - Rear Entry, Additional Storage Area


  • Has BasementYes
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces2
  • # of Stories3
  • Stories3+ Story

Interior Features

Floor Plan-Open, Floor Plan-Traditional


Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Icemaker, Oven/Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater - High-Efficiency


Central, Heat Pump(s), Zoned, Radiant


Central A/C, Programmable Thermostat, Zoned, Ceiling Fan(s)


Connecting Stairway, Daylight, Full, Fully Finished, Interior Access, Poured Concrete, Side Entrance, Space For Rooms, Walkout Stairs, Water Proofing System, Windows


Gas/Propane, Free Standing, Mantel(s)


  • ExteriorConcrete/Block, Frame, Shingle
  • Exterior FeaturesPatio, Fenced-Fully
  • FoundationConcrete Perimeter

Lot Description

Front Yard, Rear Yard, Landscaping


Double Pane, Double Hung, Energy Efficient, Low-E


Architectural Shingle, Vegetated

School Information


Additional Information

  • Date ListedSeptember 11th, 2019
  • Days on Market1
  • ZoningR 2-5
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Listing information last updated on September 22nd, 2019 at 8:45am EDT.