MLS® ID: VAFB116676
313 PRINCESS ANNE STREET
FREDERICKSBURG, Virginia, 22401 $650,000
Deed and tax information as far back as 1786 available on this one. What a gem, this exquisitely restored historic home located in the oldest part of downtown which so happens to also be the closest to the VRE train station. It is a 3-minute walk. I am told the neighbor hears the train pull in and makes a run for it. History buffs or not, this house is a gem. Completely updated to satisfy all the modern requirements, nothing to do but move in and put your own touches on this very interesting house. Newer HVAC system, Newer hot water heater, New storm windows, New Gutters with gutter guards, New doors, Newer Hardiplank on exterior walls, New insulation and repointing of brick foundation, conditioned crawl space and many other updates. From the first approach, you know you are in for a treat and that this is not a cookie-cutter by any standards. Walk through the terraced courtyard to arrive at the front door. Intrigue has alreay started. You will be greeted into a cobbled brick foyer, to the right is the entry door into the enormous family room with a gas fireplace. This room has two exterior doors leading to terraces, the perfect summer room for a glass of wine on one of the many terraces. Off of that is another living room, library or game room as the owners call it, filled with build in bookshelf's and would make a great either teenage hang out or a great library or study. Off of that again is an enormous finished store room which has a very convenient back stairs for escaping directly to upstairs. Hardwood flooring throughout this 3000sq very spacious home. Most of the main rooms are very large and can accommodate large furniture. The kitchen has stainless appliances and a VIKING 6 burner stove, 42~ cherry cabinets, granite counters on work area and island, space for table and chairs, off the kitchen is a very charming butler's pantry or wet bar with sink and under counter lighting, very charming bright space with cobbled flooring. The owner's suite is just that, a suite. Enormous master bedroom with a gas fireplace and a door leading to one of the many terraces. Late for work in the morning, just slip down the back stairs or out the door from the suite. Off of the master is a large walk-in dressing room, the master bathroom and an additional large room which can be used as a baby bedroom, an upstairs sitting area, an office or a super large walk-in wardrobe, take your pick. On the other side of the house upstairs are two more large bedrooms, with wood flooring, guest bath with double sinks and skylights. Very low maintenance yard and certainly no grass cutting. At the back of the property is a good-sized storage shed. This property is easy on the eye and will appeal to anyone who likes a little personality in the heart of downtown. Let your imagination run wild as the rooms are open to all kinds of uses and possibilities. It was a candy store at one time in its many lives and is still just as sweet. Schedule a showing today for this one of a kind home downtown.