2708 Farnsworth DriveSOLD $590,000
- BEDS 2
- BATHS 2
- SQFT 1,224
Imagine your day, living in the comfort and convenience of this delightful duplex, set apart from the hustle and bustle and on a spectacular lot, surrounded by green space and yet still only a stone’s throw from major destinations and walking distance to the Metro. Nestled in the heart of Alexandria’s beloved Jefferson Manor neighborhood, renowned for its vibrant citizen’s association, this home embodies the perfect blend of sanctuary, community, and prime location. Walk through the front door into a bright living room with an open dining and kitchen area and access to a back deck. The home boasts 2 bedrooms and a bathroom on the upper floor, and a finished basement with a full bath, offering ample space for your lifestyle needs or even a 3rd bedroom. Home has an easy access floored attic for extra storage. Enjoy outdoor entertaining in the serene garden oasis on this rare corner lot with contiguous wrap around yard, featuring a stone hardscaped patio and mature trees and plants. Grow your own food sustainably in 3 sizable raised-bed gardens surrounded by pollinator-friendly landscaping utilizing the composter and rainwater diverter featured on the property. Sip a sweet tea on the brand new covered front porch with the cardinals or fire up a barbecue on the back patio. This home is equipped with the latest in comfort and energy efficiency, including a NEW Lennox HVAC system, EcoBee thermostat and a new water heater (9/2023). A true value is the new roof (5 yrs) equipped with a solar panel system (fully owned and conveying), complete with a hassle-free Tesla Powerwall 2 setup, offsetting your electric bills and carbon footprint, while ensuring power when you need it the most. Even in a Virginia storm outage, you won’t experience any power loss in this home! And the seller is providing a one-year home warranty. The home has a large driveway for off street parking and sits at the top of a peaceful one way street with ample additional parking. Jefferson Manor is more than just a popular neighborhood; it’s a tight-knit community that thrives on regular neighborly events and a strong sense of togetherness. All of this, yet no HOA fees! And the location couldn’t be more convenient – within a short walk to the Huntington Metro station (Yellow Line) and mere minutes from King’s Highway, Telegraph Road, and the Beltway, making commuting a breeze. Old Town Alexandria, Kingstowne Shopping Center, National Harbor, MGM and Hoffman Town Center are all within a 15 minutes’ drive, bringing shopping, dining and a night out on the town right to your doorstep. This home is not simply a house; it’s an opportunity to experience value, respite, and convenience in one bright and cheery package. Don’t miss the chance to make this charming Jefferson Manor home your own.