Price
$ 675,000

717 COLONIAL AVE, Norfolk, VA 23507  
  • 6 beds
  • 4 baths
  • 5,700 sqft

717 COLONIAL AVE, Norfolk, VA 23507  

Envisioned as a high-class residential suburb,development in Ghent started in the 1890's. With Colonial Ave being the 1st phase & designed as a grand residential Blvd for upper-class patrons. As the most fashionable & distinguished street in Ghent, Colonial Ave boasts some of the oldest, largest, most elaborate city mansions, displaying the high-style ornamentation & structural forms fashionable in late 19th century. This gorgeous Queen Anne style Victorian features a hipped roof, a stunning corner tower w/ a conical roof on the left side of the facade, balancing the projecting front-gabled bay on the right. The porch has classical & colonial influences w/ clustered Ionic columns & spindle balustrade. A complex roofline is embellished by ball finials & a hipped-roof dormer w/ a denticulated cornice. Inside, are stunning 12ft ceilings, original pocket doors, elaborate millwork & some original windows. Many upgrades: 3 zone HVAC, upgraded electrical w/ dedicated power to backyard & more.

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Listing Type
Single Family
Listing ID
10142561
Bedrooms
6
Bathrooms
4
House Size
5,700
Lot Size
5,227.00 sqft
Listing Status
Active
Year Built
1890
County
Norfolk
Full Bath
3
Half Bath
1
Subdivision
Ghent
Floors
3
School District 1
Walter Herron Taylor Elementary
School District 2
Blair Middle
School District 3
Maury
Zoning
HC-G2
Taxes
6264.0
Listing courtesy of Atlantic Sotheby's International Realty
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