717 Colonial Ave
Norfolk, VA 23507

6 Bd   3.1 Ba   5,700 Sqft   54 Days
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.
  • $0 HOA
  • $114/Sqft
  • MLS#10142561 provided by Kris Weaver of Atlantic Sothebys Int'l Realty
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Home Features for 717 Colonial Avenue, Norfolk

Year Built Approx: 1890
Property Sub Type: Detached
Square Feet Approx: 5700
Property Type Cross Prop: Detached Residential
Property Type: Residential
Acres Approx: 0.12
Tax Amount Approx: 6264
Miscellaneous: Rehabilitated
Interior
Baths Total: 3.1
Baths Full: 3
Baths Half: 1
Beds Total: 6
Rooms Number: 16
Exterior
Foundation Type: Basement
Stories Number: 3
Exterior Siding: Brick
Fence Y/N: 1
Amenities / Utilities
Fireplaces Number: 8
Heating: Heat Pump
Water Type: City/County
Sewer Type: City/County
Water Heater Type: Electric
Pool: No Pool
Accessibility: Pocket Doors
Location
Waterfront Description: Not Waterfront
View Description: City
Area: 11 - West Norfolk
School High School: Maury
School Elementary: Walter Herron Taylor Elementary
School Middle: Blair Middle
Subdivision Name: GHENT
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717 Colonial Ave
  • $649,000
  • For Sale

  • 6 Bd
  • 3.1 Ba
  • 5,700 Sqft
  • $114 /Sqft
  • 5,227 Sqft Lot
  • Built 1890

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Public Record for 717 Colonial Avenue, Norfolk

6 Beds
3 Baths
5,310 Sqft Building Area
Single Family Residential
1 Partial Baths
11 Rooms
5,100 Sqft Lot Size
1890 Year Built
$514,000 Last Sale Price
03/15/2011 Last Sale Date
Frame Construction Type
Brick Exterior Walls
Piers Foundation
Asphalt Roof Cover
Hot Water Heating
Central Cooling
Y Fire Place
As of today, , there are 51 properties listed for sale in ZIP code 23507 and 1,280 properties listed for sale in the city of Norfolk, VA. Of those 1,280 properties, there are 995 single family houses and 285 condos. The current list price for 717 Colonial Ave is $649,000, which is 196% above the median price of $219,000 for Norfolk and 44% above the median of $449,900 for 23507. 717 Colonial Ave is approximately 5,700 square feet, which is 229% above the median size in Norfolk of 1,734 square feet and 108% above the median size in 23507 of 2,737 square feet. This property's price per square foot is $114, which is 31% below the median in 23507 of $165 and 12% below the Norfolk median of $129.
Built in 1890, this 6-bedroom, 3.1-bathroom single family house at 717 Colonial Ave is approximately 5,700 square feet and does not come with a parking spot. It is listed with a cost per Sqft of $114. 717 Colonial Ave is located in the Ghent neighborhood in the Norfolk City Public Schools. The closest school is Maury High School.

717 Colonial Ave has been on the market for 54 days. The median days on the market for properties in this area is 62 with a median list price of $219,000 and median cost per square foot of $129. It's currently listed as active under the MLS #10142561.

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