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Colonial Place in Norfolk, va

Colonial Place is a residential neighborhood in Norfolk, Virginia. It is a peninsula bordered by 38th Street on the south and surrounded on three sides by the Lafayette River. Once upon a time dating back to the 1900s, Colonial Place real estate was very high-class. Today, Colonial real estate is a charming area that includes mostly single-family homes and a few apartment buildings, still emanating much grandeur. Many large homes front the water and Mayflower Road arches around the shore of the river. Colonial Place Historic District is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. Colonial Place real estate is a wonderful option for both established, and growing families. You’ll find plenty of unique homes that hold a lot of local history.

To take a tour of the Colonial Place real estate market, connect with one of the experts at Chandler Realty. Buying a home isn't always simple, and we'll be there to help you determine what you can afford, which homes best suit your needs, and which properties are situated in an ideal location for your lifestyle.

Colonial Place Properties for Sale - Norfolk, VA

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MLS® #10266816 New Listing

4604 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 4 Bath • 2,686 Sf


Enjoy Stunning Waterfront Sunsets From Either Your Front Porch Or Your Large Screened Porch And Then Stroll Over To North Colley And Enjoy A Fabulo...


MLS® #10266651 New Listing

531 Virginia Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 1 Bath • 1,500 Sf


Built In 1919, This Traditional Colonial Home Features Charming Turn-of-the-century Styling Coupled With A Comfortable Layout, Off Street Parking,...


MLS® #10265934 New Listing

507 W 38th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,700 Sf


You Want This Home. Why? Because It Is Everything You Are Looking For Open Concept, Granite, Hardwood Floors, Basement, New Roof, New Hvac, New Win...


MLS® #10265325 New Listing

3714 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,796 Sf


Priced.to.sell And Close To Odu, Ghent, Evms And Bases, This Victorian Home Is Full Of Character And Charm. Inviting Full Front Porch And Extended ...


MLS® #10265286

4413 Gosnold Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,875 Sf


If You Love Craftsman Bungalow - Style Homes, This Is The One! So Many Updates And Upgrades Completed In 2015 Including Renovated Kitchen With Sha...


MLS® #10262677

4006 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 1 Bath • 1,274 Sf


Why Rent When You Can Buy?? This Adorable Ranch Has 3 Bedrooms And 1 Bath And Is Within Minutes Of Odu, Ghent, Granby St Shopping, Restaurants And ...


MLS® #10263532

4406 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,685 Sf


Traditional Center Hall Colonial, Full Front Porch, Open Deck Rear, With Access To The Detached 400 Sq Ft Garage. Parking For Multiple Vehicles Ful...


MLS® #10262956

4410 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,143 Sf


Three Story Home - Third Floor Is Finished And Can Be Used As A 4th Bedroom Or Office Area. Basement Is Water Proofed With Sump Pump For Spacious ...


MLS® #10261914 Under Contract

4607 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,852 Sf


This Home Will Very Pleasantly Surprise You! Fully Updated & Move-in Ready. Historic 4-square With All The Creature Comforts Of Modern Day. The Fir...


MLS® #10261714

410 Delaware Ave #101, Norfolk, VA, 23508

2 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,025 Sf


Very Pretty 2 Bedroom, 2 Bath Condo Close To Evms, Odu, Schools, Shopping And Dog Park Across The Street! Recently Renovated W/white Shaker Cabinet...


MLS® #10261693

631 Maryland Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,990 Sf


Stunning Colonial Style Home With Extensive Updates Throughout. Highlights Include An Updated Kitchen With With Cherry Cabinets, Stainless Steel Ap...


MLS® #10260155

4911 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,800 Sf


Turn-of-the-century Charm With All Of The Updates For Modern And Low-maintenance Living. Recent Improvements Include An Updated Kitchen With Granit...


MLS® #10260012 Under Contract

4301 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

2,262 Sf


Perfect Opportunity To Own One Unit And Rent The Other Or Rent Both Out As An Investment. Ideal Location In Historic Colonial Place Near Odu, Nava...


MLS® #10259077 Under Contract

325 W 38th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,200 Sf


Beautiful Cape Cod Home 5 Minutes From Odu, Near Military Base, Interstate And Downtown Norfolk Shopping. Great For First Time Home Buyers Or Inve...


MLS® #10259128 Under Contract

409 W 38th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

2,160 Sf


Great Duplex! Perfect Opportunity To Live In One And Rent Out The Other! Located In Desirable Norfolk Neighborhood. Convenient To Downtown Sho...


MLS® #10258860

4804 Gosnold Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

Apartments 3+

Gorgeous 8 Unit Apartment Building In Sought After Colonial Place. Includes Onsite Shared Laundry And Storage In Basement. Fully Occupied Offering ...


MLS® #10259008 Under Contract

539 Delaware Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,748 Sf


Loaded With Vintage Charm, This Colonial Place Bungalow Is A Must-see. With Ceilings And Traditional Wood Trim Evoking The Craftsman Style, This 3 ...


MLS® #10258455 Under Contract

615 Carolina Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,300 Sf


Welcome To Colonial Place. Enjoy Restaurants, Shopping And Convenience To Interstates And Bases. Lovely Open Spaces Grace The Main Living Area With...


MLS® #10258309 Under Contract

4300 Gosnold Dr, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3,000 Sf


Newly Renovated Contemporary Large Corner Duplex In Established Colonial Place Neighborhood. 4 Bedrooms Per Side, 2 Full Bath Ea And Large Detached...


MLS® #10256546

4008 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,174 Sf


Single Family Home With Full Mother-in-law Quarters And Originally Built As A Duplex. This Beautiful 4 Bed 2 Bath Home Is Located In The Ghent Neig...


MLS® #10255836 Under Contract

422 W 37th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,200 Sf


This Gorgeous Home Has Old Charm W/modern Updates Throughout. Newer Roof, Windows, Plumbing, Electrical, Ac, Hwh, Ductwork, New Flooring, Paint, V...


MLS® #10254965

4313 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,327 Sf


Beautifully Maintained And Renovated Classic Victorian In Keeping With The Old Architectural Features To Include Wrap Around Porch, Lovely Oak Floo...


MLS® #10254176 Under Contract

716 Massachusetts Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,700 Sf


Great Home On Bird Chirping Massachusetts Avenue, Known For The Warmth And Charm Of Historical Colonial Place. Have All Of That Plus An Upgraded Ki...


MLS® #10253411

4611 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,560 Sf


2 Story Traditional Home In The Heart Of Colonial Place! Totally Renovated Inside & Out That Boasts The Traditional Exterior Charm With The Modern...


MLS® #10253128

621 Maryland Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,642 Sf


Perfect Opportunity To Snag This Property In Sought After Colonial Place Near Ghent & Downtown Norfolk. Don't Let This Money Making Opportunity Sli...


MLS® #10252406 Under Contract

521 W 37th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,500 Sf


Beautifully Remodeled Home....near Zoo....walking Distance From Restaurants.....must Come See... Will Not Be On The Market Long.


MLS® #10249351 Under Contract

608 New Hampshire Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

5 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,000 Sf


Historic Beauty Featuring A Huge Covered Front "sittin' Porch" With Lafayette River Views, Spacious Entry Foyer, Gorgeous Original Wood Trim & Moul...


MLS® #10249322

4704 Gosnold Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,579 Sf


Have You Ever Wanted To Live In Norfolk’s Historical Neighborhood Called Colonial Place? Here’s Your Chance! Homearama Builders Awarded For Buildin...


MLS® #10249318 Under Contract

4700 Gosnold Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,579 Sf


Have You Ever Wanted To Live In Norfolk’s Historical Neighborhood Colonial Place? Here Is Your Chance! Award Winning Builders Who Have Built Severa...


MLS® #10249268 Under Contract

4000 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,153 Sf


Renovated 3 Bdrm, 2 Full Bth Ranch Home Located A Stones Throw From All The Excitement Of North Colley In Historic Colonial Place. This Home Featur...


MLS® #10249167 Under Contract

501 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,000 Sf


Absolutely Gorgeous Home With Stunning Views Of The Lafayette River! Featuring Great Layout With Custom Built-ins, Slate Roof, Copper Gutters And ...


MLS® #10246551

432 Virginia Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,500 Sf


This Colonial Home Is In A Much Sought After Neighborhood Of Norfolk. Has A Remodeled Kitchen, Energy Efficient Hot Air Furnace, 30 Year Shingles, ...


MLS® #10246612 Under Contract

4801 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

6 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,600 Sf


Now Priced Over $20k Below City Assessment! Not Just A Home, A Piece Of Norfolk's History! Located In Historic Colonial Place, This Well-kept Victo...


MLS® #10244451

4809 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3,200 Sf


Great Investment Opportunity Located In The Heart Of Colonial Place!! Amazing Rental History. Total Rent Is In Excess Of $3000 Per Month And Buildi...


MLS® #10243873

715 New Jersey Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,802 Sf


This Beautiful Home Is One Block From Knitting Mill Creek Which Leads To The Lafayette River In A Desirable Sought After Neighborhood Which Also Of...


MLS® #10208677 Under Contract

519 Pennsylvania Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

5 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,138 Sf


Great Opportunity To Own In A Well-established Neighborhood. Home Has First Floor Bedroom With Bath. Conveniently Located Near Odu And Colley Ave. ...

Discover Colonial Place Homes For Sale

Colonial Place neighborhood is full of many one-of-a-kind homes that were built nearly a hundred years ago. Over the years, these homes have undergone careful restoration to ensure its beautiful origins for years to come. Homebuyers attracted to this area appreciate the elegance that is found on each property. Many of the homes have a traditional East Coast feel with brick exteriors, bay windows accented with shutters, pitched roofs, and perfectly pruned hedges and established grounds. You’ll also find turn-of-the-century craftsman homes with generous porches, covered sunrooms, original hardwood floorings, elegant carpentry, and high ceilings. Depending on how ambitious you’re feeling, some of these homes are an absolute steal when it comes to finding a great deal for a fixer-upper, as the bones of these types of homes have much potential. Some homes have been added to the Colonial real estate market over the last decade to resemble the classic structures of a bygone era. These single-family homes accommodate anywhere from 2 to 5 bedrooms and bathrooms, with floor plans that provide 1,200 to 3,000 square feet.

Homes at the high end of the market are either new builds or date back to the early 1900s. Big, brick, and elegant is what you’ll find. Older homes have updated kitchens including new appliances, custom cabinets, and granite countertops. Bathroom renovations include upscale vanities and sinks, tiled shower and tub shower, and fixtures. If you’re a growing family, you’ll appreciate the pockets of extra space provided in enclosed side porches, oversized privately fenced backyards, and basements that have been fully encapsulated and waterproofed, which can be used for entertainment purposes or extra storages. What truly brings these homes to life is the wood-burning fireplaces that can be found in formal dining areas and bedrooms. These homes are larger and provide 3 to 5 bedrooms and bathrooms, with up to 3,000 square feet of space.

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Life in Colonial Place

Life in Norfolk boasts a lifestyle that has easy access to an urban waterfront, offering beautiful views and uses. Residents can easily enjoy memorable harbor tours, public festivals, kayak launches, and plenty of interesting shopping. If you’re into jogging or biking in the city, the Elizabeth River Trail is a 10.5-mile urban biking and pedestrian trail that tours the waterfront of the city.

Colonial Place is conveniently located close to the Old Dominion University, Monarch Way Shopping Village, Norfolk Naval Station, Colley Avenue shopping, and various cultural attractions. The Colonial Place Historic District encompasses over 1,000 contributing buildings, and sites throughout the residential parts of town. Other Area attractions include the Virginia Zoological Park, the Jeff Robertson Park, The Chrysler Museum of Art, and the Virginia Museum of Contemporary Art.

Schools nearby Colonial Place Homes For Sale:

• Larchmont Elementary School
• Camp Allen Elementary
• Sewells Point Elementary
• Walter Herron Taylor Elementary School
• Ghent Montessori School
• Chesterfield Academy


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