An architectural gem in the heart of town. This 1955 mid-century inspired home was designed by renowned architect Fred Nichols, the dean of the Architecture 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 are only the second owners in almost 70 years. There are numerous special details that arent found in todays construction. The focal point of the home is the two story vaulted 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 warmer months 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 in the 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 and fixtures 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. Detached artist studio. 4 off street parking spots.
This single family home located at 1521 Rugby Rd, Charlottesville, VA 22903 is currently listed for sale with an asking price of $798,000. This property was built in 1955 and has 5 bedrooms and 2 full and 1 partial baths with 2800 sq. ft. Search Charlottesville real estate on www.montaguemiller.com today.
Agency Name: FRANK HARDY SOTHEBY'S INTERNATIONAL REALTY
Agency Phone: 434-296-0134
Agency Title: Montague Miller & Co. Realtors
Estimated Payment$ 4,097.38 per month $3,349.46 Principal & Interest $515.17 Property Tax $232.75 Homeowner's Insurance