706 Prince Street UNIT 12,  Alexandria VA, 22314

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$699,000
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2 beds, 2 Full baths, 1,690 sqft
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MLS# VAAX252086
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Description for 706 Prince Street UNIT 12 Alexandria, VA 22314
Welcome to historic Swann-Daingerfield House. Steeped in American history and located in a prime Old Town Alexandria location, this boutique condominium offers so many special features. High ceilings enhance the residences spacious rooms and create a light and airy atmosphere. Two wood burning fireplaces warm both the living room and dining room and make for cozy winter evenings. A second bedroom located off the living area is perfect for a den/home office that can double as a guest room. A fun balcony off the kitchen over looks rooftops and the private garden below and is reminiscent of European lifestyles. The master suite has plenty of room for a king size bed and a sitting area. An elevator, separate storage and assigned parking space are included. All your must-haves in one perfectly lovely residence! The building is listed as a Historic Landmark by the Virginia Board of Historic Resources and the National Trust for Historic Places under the US Dept. of the Interior. Originally built in the Federal style in 1800 for Thomas Swann, a U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, the Swann-Daingerfield House was the residence of three generations of the Daingerfield family, notable Alexandrian residents who remodeled it into its current Second Empire architectural style. From 1899 until 1941, the house served as the locus of St. Mary's Academy, a private Catholic secondary school for girls founded by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, an order established in Alexandria in 1869. During their tenure, the Sisters expanded the house with two large Second Empire-style annexes. In 1943, the Alexandria Hospital School of Nursing purchased the building and converted it into a dormitory for nurses in training, a role it served until 1973. It was then converted into condominiums and has been a private residences for over 50 years.
Price
$699,000
Old Town
ALEXANDRIA CITY
2
2 Full
1,690 (approx)
VAAX252086
Active
Description
Welcome to historic Swann-Daingerfield House. Steeped in American history and located in a prime Old Town Alexandria location, this boutique condominium offers so many special features. High ceilings enhance the residences spacious rooms and create a light and airy atmosphere. Two wood burning fireplaces warm both the living room and dining room and make for cozy winter evenings. A second bedroom located off the living area is perfect for a den/home office that can double as a guest room. A fun balcony off the kitchen over looks rooftops and the private garden below and is reminiscent of European lifestyles. The master suite has plenty of room for a king size bed and a sitting area. An elevator, separate storage and assigned parking space are included. All your must-haves in one perfectly lovely residence! The building is listed as a Historic Landmark by the Virginia Board of Historic Resources and the National Trust for Historic Places under the US Dept. of the Interior. Originally built in the Federal style in 1800 for Thomas Swann, a U.S. Attorney for the District of Columbia, the Swann-Daingerfield House was the residence of three generations of the Daingerfield family, notable Alexandrian residents who remodeled it into its current Second Empire architectural style. From 1899 until 1941, the house served as the locus of St. Mary's Academy, a private Catholic secondary school for girls founded by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, an order established in Alexandria in 1869. During their tenure, the Sisters expanded the house with two large Second Empire-style annexes. In 1943, the Alexandria Hospital School of Nursing purchased the building and converted it into a dormitory for nurses in training, a role it served until 1973. It was then converted into condominiums and has been a private residences for over 50 years.
Listing Information
Property Type: Condo, Other
2 2 Full
0 1,690 (approx) $413.61
1802 1,124.8 Mason
Old Town
Electric Water Heater, Public Water Service
Public Sewer
Neighborhood
School Information
District: Alexandria City Public Schools
Room Information
Bathrooms
2
Dining Area
Interior Features
1,690 Sq. Ft. Above Ground
Central Air, Electric
Electric Heating, Central
2, Fireplace
Crown Molding, Walk-in Closets
Exterior / Lot Features
1 Parking Spaces, Assigned Parking Space
RM
Driving Directions
Driving North on Patrick, turn right on Prince, building on corner of Prince and South Columbus. Park on South Columbus Street and entrance to unit is behind building. Access via elevator or climb stairs. Top floor unit 12.
Financial Considerations
$9,015
2020
Listing Price History

Alexandria Real Estate

Alexandria is located in Virginia. Alexandria, Virginia 22314 has a population of 161,089.

The median household income in Alexandria, Virginia 22314 is $101,118. The median household income for the surrounding county is $77,386 compared to the national median of $50,013. The median age of people living in Alexandria 22314 is 39 years.

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