MLS® ID: VAFX1067914
9587 BRONTE DRIVE
BURKE, Virginia, 22015 $975,000
FEATURED in the WASHINGTON POST 7/14.Priced reduced 75K below appraised value! The property known as King's Grant was originally built in 1765. King's Grant was a log cabin on the property used by the Ravensworth farm manager. It was added onto with another log cabin. Modern conveniences were added in the 1950's and the addition of the family room & master bath were added in the early 2000's. The home has been known have been visited by Martha Washington's grandson; GW Parker Custis, Mrs. "Light Horse Harry Lee", Charles Dickens and others. The home features include 4 bedrooms 2 1/2 baths, a spacious kitchen with high-end stainless steel appliances, a family room with vaulted ceiling, living room & dining room. The floors are the original pine wood throughout the main part of the home. There are 4 hearth fireplaces, all in working condition throughout the home. Storage space is not lacking with over 20 closets with the original slatted doors.With over 2.33 acres there's plenty of room to relax and enjoy the outside space. The gardens feature many plants which attract birds, bees & butterflies to the property. There are many mature trees including magnolias, boxwoods & dogwoods. There's also the opportunity to see many other forms of wildlife on the property. The property has a 7-stall stable, separate barn & 4 car tandem detached garage. There's a detached office/studio space wired for internet as well. It's a gardener's paradise with the many plants throughout along with a fenced garden space to grow vegetables, flowers & herbs. There are two brick patio areas to sit outside and enjoy all the beauty surrounding the property. The home is located just 1/2 mile from a grocery store, less and 3 miles from the VRE station, there's a dog park within walking distance as well as a playground area. The bus stop is located at the end of the street. All this and only 10 min to the beltway. The property & home may be larger & older but they are both easy to manage even with a busy lifestyle. The yard can be mowed in less than an hour. Riding lawn mower conveys with the property. No zoning restrictions on remodeling the home or any structures on the property.