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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® #10240441 New Listing

511 Connecticut Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 1 Bath • 1,812 Sf


So Charming! This Appealing Home In Historic Colonial Place Will Charm You From The Beautiful Front Porch To The Amazing Fenced-in Backyard! Gleami...


MLS® #10240076 New Listing

503 Massachusetts Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,953 Sf



MLS® #10239781 New Listing

414 Delaware Ave #318, Norfolk, VA, 23508

2 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,025 Sf


Open Floor Plan With Vaulted Cathedral Ceilings. Very Well Maintained Third Floor Unit With Washer, Dryer, Fireplace, Ceramic Floors And More. Gate...


MLS® #10239779 New Listing

507 W 38th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 1,700 Sf


Turn Key Ready, Custom Built Wine Cellar, That Could Be A Bonus Room, Or A 4th Bedroom. Granite, New Roof, New Foundation, New Soft Close Cabinets,...

OPEN HOUSE Photo of Listing #10239701


MLS® #10239701 New Listing

618 Carolina Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,923 Sf


Gorgeous Norfolk Bungalow That Has Been Fully And Tastefully Updated. Enjoy Life From Your Front Porch In A Terrific Neighborhood Or Travel A Few B...


MLS® #10237940

325 W 38th St, Norfolk, VA, 23504

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,200 Sf


Beautiful Cape Cod Home Near Odu, Interstate, And Downtown Norfolk Shopping. Great Starter Home With Large Backyard. New Paint, New Carpet, New Lam...


MLS® #10237481

3915 Gosnold Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,426 Sf


Grand Historic "one Of A Kind" Home Lies On A Huge Lot Featuring Loads Of Mature Landscaping. The Detached Garage/carriage House Features A Darling...


MLS® #10237437

515 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,716 Sf


Exquisite Shake/brick 4 Bedroom/ 2.5 Bathroom Home Overlooks The Lafayette River From An Almost Half-acre Beautifully And Professionally Landscaped...


MLS® #10237010

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® #10235039

511 New York Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,600 Sf


Welcome To The Well-known And Grand "painted Lady" In Historic Colonial Place. This Renowned Home Sits On A High Lot And Offers Beautiful Curb Appe...


MLS® #10233681

3713 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,200 Sf


Do Not Miss Out On This Colonial Style Home!! All The Charm With Today’s Modern Conveniences. Fully Renovated 4 Bedroom 3 Full Bath Home In The He...


MLS® #10232569

619 W 38th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

5 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,648 Sf


Beautifully Rehabilitated Home In Sought-after Colonial Place! Boasting Five Bedrooms With Additional Space For Home Office, Nursery, Playroom, Add...


MLS® #10232072

417 New Hampshire Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,933 Sf


Charming Brick Home Nestled On A Quiet Street Along Side The River In Colonial Place, Norfolk. 3 Bedrooms (one Downstairs, & A Bonus Office/playroo...


MLS® #10231560 Under Contract

5006 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,800 Sf


Terrific Tudor Styled Home Well Located In Historic Colonial Place On High Dry Lot. No Flood Insurance Required. Gracious Open Floor Plan. Kitchen ...


MLS® #10230891

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® #10230875 Under Contract

4204 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3,250 Sf


The Sale Is Part Of A 1031 Exchange. Charming 2 Bedroom Plus Sun Room That Could Be 3rd Bedroom Or Office, 1 Bath Duplex (4202/4204 Separate Addres...


MLS® #10227802 Under Contract

433 Rhode Island Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3,400 Sf


Sold As Is! Have Someone Else Cover Your Mortgage With This Charming Duplex Featuring Classic Architecture & Modern Upgrades Nestled Deep W/n Desir...


MLS® #10227251

4806 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

4 Bed • 2 Bath • 2,650 Sf


Solid, Well-loved Traditional Home. Shady Wooded Lot Affording Private Enjoyment Of Knitting Mill Creek From The Front Porch. Welcoming Foyer Leads...


MLS® #10225099 Under Contract

549 Mayflower Rd, Norfolk, VA, 23508

5 Bed • 3 Bath • 3,681 Sf


Picture Yourself Sitting On The Second Floor Balcony Sipping Your Morning Coffee And Enjoying River Views! Nestled In Beautiful Colonial Place, Thi...


MLS® #10224737

426 Delaware Ave #227, Norfolk, VA, 23508

2 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,025 Sf


This Is A Deal. Property Always Is Maintained Well. Located In The Section Back Off Of Delaware. Second Level Living. Fresh And Ready For A New Own...


MLS® #10224314

411 W 37th St, Norfolk, VA, 23508

5 Bed • 3 Bath • 2,300 Sf


Welcome Home! This Beautifully Maintained Home Features 2 Bedrooms Downstairs, 3 Bedrooms Upstairs, Living Room, Family Room, And Dining Room. Open...


MLS® #10212501

4715 Gosnold Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

5 Bed • 4 Bath • 3,691 Sf


Stunning Grand Brick Colonial In Sought After Colonial Place. Elegant Foyer With Rich Wood Trim & Architectural Elements Around. Updated Kitchen W/...


MLS® #10212136

3714 Newport Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

3 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,796 Sf


Easy To Show!this Historical Charm In The Heart Of Colonial Place Is Ready For The Perfect Family. Beginning With The Front Porch To The Deck Out ...


MLS® #10208677

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. ...


MLS® #10125324 Under Contract

4108 Colonial Ave, Norfolk, VA, 23508

2 Bed • 2 Bath • 1,994 Sf


Good Bones In Historic Area, Needs Some Tlc. Front Porch, Off Street Parking, Unfinished Basement Used As Sewing Room, Laundry And Storage.

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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