3902 Dover Road

Price: $885,000

3902 Dover Road

Richmond, VA 23221

Note: All Room Dimensions Are Approximate:

First Level:   Hardwood flooring.

Entrance Hallway:   12’5” x 11’2”   Crown mouldings.  Chair rail.  Two coat closets.  Gracefully curved staircase to second level.  Chandelier.  Entrances to living room and formal dining room.

Living Room:   27’2” x 14’9”   Crown mouldings.  Chair rail.  Masonry fireplace with slate hearth and surround.  Access to sunroom.  Hallway to library.

Dining Room:   16’2” x 14’9”   Crown mouldings.  Chair rail.  Chandelier.  Doorway to kitchen.   

Sunroom:   20’ x 11’7”   Ceramic flooring.  Wall electric heaters. No AC is provided to this space. Chandelier.  Exterior door to rear gardens.

Library:   12’ x 8’7”   Paneled walls.  Crown mouldings.  Bay window overlooking formal gardens to the rear. Built-in book shelving with storage below.  Hanging light fixture.

Half-Bath:   Ceramic flooring.  Vanity with cabinetry below.

Kitchen:    14’8” x 14’1”   Ceramic flooring.  Amana side-by-side refrigerator/freezer. Frigidaire electric range/oven.  Whirlpool dishwasher.  Island with Jenn-Air grill with down-draft. Stainless sink with ISE disposal.  Pantry.  Exterior door to rear gardens.  Access to rear staircase to second level and hallway to family room (originally a garage).

Family Room:   18’7” x 18’4”   Hardwood flooring (recently refinished). Masonry fireplace with raised brick hearth and surround.   Built-in book shelving.

Upper Level:    Hardwood flooring.  Upper hallway with crown mouldings and chair rail.  Access to cedar lined closet and attic staircase.

Master Bedroom:    15’6” x 15’   Crown mouldings.  Chandelier.

Dressing Room area: Access hallway with two cedar closets. Doorway to bedroom #3

Master Bath:   Ceramic flooring.  Separate shower.  Bath tub.  Vanity with cabinetry below.

Bedroom #2:   15’ x 12’6”   Crown mouldings.  Deep cedar closet.  Chandelier.  Direct access to hall full bathroom.

Bedroom #3:   15’ x 11’4”   Crown mouldings.  Deep cedar closet.  Chandelier.

Full Hall Bathroom:   Ceramic flooring.  Tub/shower with ceramic surround.  Sink.  Built-in medicine cabinet.  Linen closet.

Bedroom #4:   15’ x 11’2”   Crown mouldings.  Deep cedar closet.  Access to rear hallway, rear hall bathroom, and rear staircase.

Rear Hallway:  At the top of the rear staircase. Medicine cabinet on staircase.

Bedroom #5:   12’5” x 11’   Closet.  Chandelier.

Full Hall Bathroom:   Ceramic flooring.  Tub/shower with ceramic surround.  Sink.  Medicine cabinet.

Attic:  Walk-up attic to extensive attic storage with walk-in cedar closet.

Lower Level:   No AC appears to be provided to this level. Though heating ducts are evident, no outlets appear to be in place for providing heat to the basement level.

Recreation Room:  Masonry fireplace with brick hearth and surround. Exterior door to rear yard.

Utility Room:    HVAC + laundry hook-ups. Original half-bath in enclosure.


Unusually large and level lot

Please note: There is a functioning underground oil tank in the front yard.

Brick and slate garden shed (which shall be conveyed in as-is condition)

Formal gardens with stone paths

Mature landscaping

Please note: All existing statuary will remain with property

Special Features:

Exceptional location and construction

Tall ceilings

Hardwood flooring throughout

Full attic and basement

Only two owners since construction in 1940! 

Pertinent Neighborhood Information:

Located in Richmond’s beautiful Windsor Farms area near the Country Club of Virginia and the historic James River

Within minutes of major highways, bridges and transportation centers

Convenient to all downtown areas, Carytown, the Shops at Libbie and Grove, cultural and educational centers (particularly Virginia Commonwealth University and the University of Richmond) and museums

Easy access to Richmond’s finest dining and shopping

Located near St. Catherine’s, St. Christopher’s and St. Bridget’s Schools and with easy access to Collegiate School 


Private and Parochial:       

St. Catherine’s (Pre-K through 12)

St. Christopher’s (Pre-K  through 12)

St. Stephen’s Pre-School

First Presbyterian Pre-School

Collegiate (Pre-K through 12)

Trinity Episcopal (8-12)

St. Michael’s School (K-7)

St. Bridget’s (K-8)

St. Gertrude’s High School

Benedictine High School

The Steward School (K-12)


Mary Munford Elementary School

Albert Hill Middle School

Thomas Jefferson High School

School districts are subject to change without notice.  Please verify with the Department of Education 

Table of Facts: 

Legal Description:   Windsor Farms L10 B19 0110.00X0231.00

Date of Construction:   1940

Square Footage:   4,704 square feet per appraiser, which includes 850 sq ft in the basement playroom area. HVAC may or may not be provided to this area. Seller makes no representation with regard to HVAC in the basement.  (Prospective purchasers and/or their agents should confirm data)

Lot Size:   .5833 acres

Roofing:  Slate

Heating:   Oil hot water furnace + 2-zone heat pump. Underground oil tank in front yard

Cooling:  2-zone heat pump

Electrical:   Circuit breakers

Domestic Hot Water Supply:  50-gallon electric water heater

Water Supply:  Public

Sewage Disposal:   Public

Taxes:  $10,512

Internet Service:   Comcast

Availability:   Sellers prefer to close prior to December 31, 2017. They can accommodate and would prefer a prompt closing.