Richmond, Va. | $850,000
A Colonial Revival cottage built in 1938, with three bedrooms and two and a half bathrooms, on a 0.2-acre lot
About a two-and-a-half-hour drive from Washington, Richmond is filled with bustling, family-friendly neighborhoods like this one, just a few blocks from the University of Richmond, a private liberal arts college with about 3,900 students.
This property is within walking distance of the amenities on Grove and Libbie Avenues, which include a pub and a restaurant, a market with freshly made Greek dishes and a wine store. Downtown Richmond is about 15 minutes away by car, as are several parks and trails along the James River.
Size: 2,482 square feet
Price per square foot: $342
Indoors: A paved path runs through the manicured front yard to the front door, which is set beneath a portico.
Across the threshold is a living room with hardwood floors, a white-painted decorative brick fireplace and a glass door that opens to a sunroom with a wood-paneled ceiling and more hardwood floors.