511 Chesapeake Ave, Newport News

$695,000

Hampton Roads Waterfront with panoramic views of the region’s most exciting waterways and the Chesapeake Bay beyond! Constructed in 1909, the waterfront estate known as “Rock Haven", exemplifies the romantic blend of 19th Century Tuscan architecture with upscale comforts of modern living. This exciting property is fully fenced and gated for privacy and quiet enjoyment of the terraces, manicured garden with koi pond, butterfly garden, waterfall fountains, and travertine walkways.The front porch is graced by 7 ballast stone arches, creating the expectation of an architecturally exciting interior:10’7’’coffered ceiling, beautifully aged and restored woodwork, arched windows, transom light doors, and spacious dimensions do not disappoint! Updated features include remote controlled blinds, projector, screen and surround sound, gas fireplace, custom lighting and ceiling fans. Kitchen features exquisite granite, new Viking range, high-end appliances, & new lighting. Waterfront master bedroom suite with balcony...see supplement for additional features!

  • $695,000 Price
  • 5 Beds
  • 3/1 Baths
  • 5,364 Sq. Ft.
  • 0.72 Acres
  • 1909 Built

Hampton Roads Waterfront with panoramic views of the region’s most exciting waterways and the Chesapeake Bay beyond! Constructed in 1909, the waterfront estate known as “Rock Haven", exemplifies the romantic blend of 19th Century Tuscan architecture with upscale comforts of modern living. This exciting property is fully fenced and gated for privacy and quiet enjoyment of the terraces, manicured garden with koi pond, butterfly garden, waterfall fountains, and travertine walkways.The front porch is graced by 7 ballast stone arches, creating the expectation of an architecturally exciting interior:10’7’’coffered ceiling, beautifully aged and restored woodwork, arched windows, transom light doors, and spacious dimensions do not disappoint! Updated features include remote controlled blinds, projector, screen and surround sound, gas fireplace, custom lighting and ceiling fans. Kitchen features exquisite granite, new Viking range, high-end appliances, & new lighting. Waterfront master bedroom suite with balcony...see supplement for additional features!

Property Information

  • MLS® #10142608
  • Price$695,000
  • Tax Amount Approx.$6,812
  • Bedrooms5
  • Bathrooms4.00
  • Full Baths3
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage5,364
  • Acres0.72
  • Year Built1909
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeDetached
  • StyleTraditional, Victorian
  • StatusActive
  • Ownershipt TypeSimple

Interior Amenities

  • Interior FeaturesWalk-In Closet, Fireplace Gas-natural, Fireplace Wood, Window Treatments
  • AppliancesDishwasher, Microwave, Elec Range, Dryer, Refrigerator, Washer
  • HeatingNatl Gas, Zoned, Forced Hot Air
  • CoolingCentral Air, Zoned
  • FireplaceYes
  • # of Fireplaces4
  • # of Stories3

Additional Information

  • Days on Market131
  • ZoningR3

Location Details

  • Address511 Chesapeake Ave
  • AreaNewport News South
  • SubdivisionAll Others Area 101
  • Subdivision Number991
  • CityNewport News
  • StateVA
  • Zip Code23607

Exterior Amenities

  • ExteriorFiber Cement, Stone
  • Exterior FeaturesPatio, Deck, Inground Sprinkler, Irrigation Control
  • Lot Description99 X 310 X 99 X 312
  • RoofAsphalt Shingle
  • FoundationBasement, Sealed/Encapsulated Crawl Space

Property Amenities

  • ParkingGarage Det 2 Car
  • ViewBay, Water
  • Is WaterfrontYes
  • WaterfrontBay
  • PoolNo Pool

School Information

  • ElementaryL.F. Palmer Elementary
  • MiddleHuntington Middle
  • HighHeritage
Listing Courtesy Of: Fitzhugh-wilson Real Estate

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