Barbee
1521 Rugby Road Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 United States

$798,000
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An architectural gem in the heart of town. This 1955 mid-century inspired home was designed by renowned architect Fred Nichols, the dean of theArchitecture school at UVA and known for his restoration of the Rotunda. This home was designed for his...
Ann Hay Hardy
  • President, Real Estate Professional
417 Park Street
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902 United States
5
Bedrooms
2
Full Baths
1
Partial Bath
2,800 Sq Ft.
Interior
.49 Acres
Exterior
Single Family Homes
Property type
PQSLGV
Web Id
626977
MLS ID
Charlottesville
Subdivision
Charlottesville City Public Schools
School District
212
days ago

About 1521 Rugby Road

An architectural gem in the heart of town. This 1955 mid-century inspired home was designed by renowned architect Fred Nichols, the dean of theArchitecture school at UVA and known for his restoration of the Rotunda. This home was designed for his close friend, an artist and painter. The current owners areonly the second owners in almost 70 years. There are numerous special details that aren't found in today's construction. The focal point of the home is the two storyvaulted entertaining space with central brick dual sided fireplace. Cedar siding with red wood interiors.Tilt sash windows with screens help create air flow in the warmermonths and the sliding windows all have unique specially designed tracks which are a beautiful detail. All windows are energy efficient and well insulated. All lighting inthe house is antique to the period of the home and conveys. A bright sunny primary bedroom has a new skylight adding to the treehouse feel. All bathroom vanities andfixtures are original and in pristine condition. This is a true time capsule that has been lovingly maintained. A built in green house looks out to the fenced in back yard featuring original plantings and design by Amorette Barbee, for whom the house is named. Detached artist studio. Off street parking spots.

Amenities

  • 2 Fireplaces
  • Deck
  • Hardwood Flooring
  • Artist Studio
  • Vaulted Ceilings

Property Feature

Age
Over 50 Years Old
Fireplace Description
2-Sided

Additional Information

General
Skylight
This Charlottesville Single Family Homes is for Sale at $798,000. Has 2,800 Sq.Ft. on a lot of .49 Acres and it's composed from 5 bedrooms, 2 full baths and 1 partial baths.

 

Ann Hay Hardy
  • President, Real Estate Professional
417 Park Street
Charlottesville, Virginia 22902 United States
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