109 Pommander Walk, Alexandria, VA 22314
under contract | $1,415,000
109 Pommander Walk
STYLISH ELEGANCE WITH RIVER VIEWS- 109 Pommander Walk is nestled in the sought after SE Quadrant of historic Old Town. The ambience surrounding this home is extremely peaceful but still offers the perfect access for exploring the heart and soul of the city. Only steps away from the waterfront of the Potomac River and popular Lee Park, feel your stress flow away with the tranquil setting while enjoying every residential convenience close at hand; boutique shopping, award winning dining, bike/jogging paths, and everyday gourmet grocery needs.
The front facade of this charming brick Federal townhome greets you with professional landscaping and chic modern colors. Upon entering, the welcoming foyer will make a lasting impression on visitors with its sleek marble floors and warm setting. The open main level was designed to suit all occasions from entertaining guests to relaxing after a day at work and is a perfect balance between formal and casual living. With gleaming hardwood floors, architecturally appealing columns and classic crown molding the elegance of this space is memorable. To start with the kitchen; a charming galley style that was designed to offer the most in functionality and appearance is crisp and clean, with popular subway tile backsplash, stainless appliances (KitchenAid Architect II Series – oven, dishwasher and 42” french door refrigerator, Wolf microwave, Broan oven hood), Caesarstone countertops, a brilliant mix of Mouser custom cabinets and soft close drawers and an enviable deep apron sink. Exiting the kitchen you enter the dining room with chair rail detail and a charming secret “broom” closet under the stairs for extra storage. Taking a step down into the living room that is generously highlighted by its tall ceilings, custom built-in bookcases with glass shelves and cabinets for storage, a gas fireplace with mantel and marble hearth, and an exquisite bank of French doors that open to the outside patio space. Just stunning!
As we move to the next level of the home, the family room is enveloped in light coming from the wall of French doors. Through those doors step out onto a small balcony that overlooks the private enclosed patio, a lush garden and serene river views. It also boasts the second gas fireplace with white mantel and marble surround, recessed lighting and built-in shelves for displaying all collections and books. A gorgeous hallway bath with double vanity and ample storage is connected to the Master bedroom with walk-in closet. This floor could be used as an entire master suite if desired. The next level up has two graciously sized bedrooms, both with ensuite baths, and a laundry room. Moving to the top level is the final bedroom, fourth bedroom or loft, with ample storage and full bath. Smartly-placed skylights bring an abundance of natural light into this bedroom.
As previously mentioned, the living room connects with the outdoor area to form a versatile indoor/outdoor retreat for the avid entertainer. Envision yourself reading a good book, soaking up some sun or organizing grand soirees. Understated yet beautiful landscaping completes the picture. Come and see for yourself, but be prepared to fall in love!
Stroll along cobblestone streets, spend time exploring historic landmarks, and shop at hundreds of local shops and eateries, all in idyllic Old Town Alexandria. Everything from the neighborly residents to the charming Old Town Alexandria real estate will have you wanting to call this community home.
One of the most unique neighborhoods in America, Old Town Alexandria real estate is full of history. The community is home to more than 4,200 historic buildings from the 18th and 19th centuries, with sea ports on the Potomac River that were regularly used during the colonial and revolutionary periods. You can easily see history’s impact on the area, in everything from Old Town Alexandria real estate to the small-town feeling that it still holds today.
Old Town Alexandria real estate includes some of the most charming architecture and properties in the area, with regulations in place to keep it that way. Townhouses on cobblestone streets, row houses with brick sidewalks, and some new modern constructions create a wonderful blend of historic charm and modern convenience.
Old Town has over 100 locally owned shops, most of them a part of the local Boutique District. In these shops, you can really get to know the shop-owners and support the local community. Relaxing restaurants, independent coffee shops, and wine bars provide the perfect backdrop for a night out, with plentiful art galleries, theatres, and parks around to explore. You can jump on a boat to get to Nationals Park for a baseball game, or to Georgetown or National Harbor for even more shopping or dining.
With a quaint small town atmosphere and the flair of city living, this waterfront town is the perfect place for residents of all ages and lifestyles. Just minutes from downtown Washington DC, close to a major airport, and central transportation running throughout the area, it’s easy to enjoy everything Old Town has to offer. It’s very walkable, so we recommend strolling along the cobblestone streets to get a true feel for the neighborhood.
Don’t miss out on the Saturday Farmers’ Market at Market Square, where you can pick up fresh produce and local products. What’s even better is seeing the familiar vendors and friendly faces week after week, adding even more of a small-town feel to this sweet community. Fun fact: this market is the longest running one in the USA; even George Washington used to sell products there! You’ll also want to stop by Grape + Bean for a cup of coffee, or glass of wine. It’s a true neighborhood treasure!