Union Hill: Nationally Registered, Locally Loved!


Many visitors to this area pass through unaware they have entered the nationally registered historic neighborhood of Union Hill.  One tell-tale sign that you’re in Union Hill is the uniquely designed streets. Rather than following the traditional gridlike the adjacent Church Hill and Shockoe Valley, this East-End neighborhood’s roads compliment the hilly terrain on which it sits, as originally designed by John Adams and Ben Mosby.
The architecture of Union Hill boasts a variety of antebellum styles and with the neighborhood being largely developed pre-WWI, there are only a few newer examples of modern structures.
Union Hill remains quite the hidden gem, only recently receiving outside traffic for destination places such as Sub Rosa, The Roosevelt and Metzger Bar and Butchery.  Union Market, a neighborhood staple since 2014 serves as a local grocery, sandwich shop, and bar for area residents. 
This neighborhood, in the early stages of up-and-coming, is typically more affordability than the trending Church Hill area with all of the same amenities. With many churches and local organizations like Tricycle Gardens calling it home, Union Hill is a neighborhood that enjoys a rich history and sense of community.
Our newest listing at 840 Jessamine St in Union Hill is the perfect blend of modern living in a historical setting.  Lisdted at 200.00. Could be a great house for a medical roomate as MCV VCU  with in walking or biking distance. Live and work downtown. Major new project going up across the street , will bring higher value in next year or so. Do miss this up and coming neighborhood just blocks form Liberty  Hill  Park.
Updated windows and newer HVAC (2014) provide great efficiency, while archways, molding, and columns maintain the home's original charm.  
The updated kitchen provides plenty of cabinet and counter space.
French doors open to the professionally landscaped, fully fenced back yard area featuring two decks, a paver patio and gravel walkway to the storage shed.
Downstairs bedroom can be made into a home office to suit your needs while the downstairs half-bath is ample size to make into a full!
The upstairs features two large bedrooms with ceiling fans and second-floor laundry!  
 Everything has been done that is important, HVAC< ROOF< Yard<
Call Carmen Noviskey of Treehouse Realty VA to make an appointment today!  (804)-2212840

WandaFears, Realtor ABR CRS GRI WCR

Richmond, Va. Long and Foster Realtors




Comment balloon 0 commentsWanda Fears • April 27 2017 07:00PM
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