4117 West Franklin Street

Price: $699,000

4117 West Franklin Street

Listed Price: $699,000

Note: All Room Dimensions Are Approximate:

First Level:

Entrance Hallway: 11’10” x 6’6” Hardwood floor; crown mouldings; staircase; cased opening to the dining room; arched opening to the living room; split louvered doors to the breakfast room; raised panel front door.

Living Room: 29’8” x 12’1” Hardwood floor; crown mouldings; built-in display/bookshelves and cabinets; two windows; gas-log fireplace with brick hearth, surround and a custom mantle with ornate mouldings and recessed panel details.

Dining Room: 17’10” x 13’ Hardwood floor; crown mouldings and chair rail mouldings; built-in server and with storage cabinets below; two windows; swinging door to the kitchen.

Kitchen:  12’1” x 10’7” Heart pine floor; crown mouldings; granite countertops with ceramic tile backsplash; newer cabinets and hardware, including a broom closet
and pantry closet; two windows; exterior door to the back porch; doorway to the separate breakfast room; ceiling fan with lights; appliances include a Kitchen-Aid side-by-side refrigerator/freezer, a Viking gas stove with downdraft, a built-in GE Space-Maker microwave, a JennAir quiet dishwasher and a double stainless steel sink with a disposal.

Breakfast Room: 10’9” x 7’5 Heart pine floor; open to the kitchen; door to the basement; built-in corner cupboards flank the window; custom chandelier; door to the living room, split louvered doors to the foyer.

Sun Room: 17’3” x 7’11” Tile floor and brick lower walls; three walls of windows and a full light exterior door, all with plantation blinds; ceiling fan with lights; decorative display shelving; door to living room.

Second Level:

Hallway: Hardwood floor; linen closet

Hall Bathroom: Black and white floor tile and wainscoting; window; linen closet; pedestal sink; tub/shower with tile surround

Bedroom #2: 11’11 x 9’4 (left rear) Hardwood floor; closet; two windows, ceiling fan.

Bedroom #3:  13’3” x 11’2” (right rear) Hardwood floor; two closets; ceiling fan; two windows; door to open rear porch overlooking the back yard.

Bedroom #4:  15’3 x 12’5 (front right): Hardwood floor; two windows; closet; shared bathroom.

Shared Bathroom:  Black and white tile floor and wainscoting; pedestal sink; window; tub/shower with tile surround.

Bedroom #5:  14’11 x 13’1 (front left) Hardwood floor; two windows; walk-in closet; ceiling fan; shared bathroom.

Level Three:

Master Suite: 33’7” x 21’6” Heart of pine flooring. Two ceiling fans. Recessed lighting. Two double and one single closet, all very deep. Three dormer windows and three single windows.

Private Full Bathroom: Private bath with ceramic tile flooring. Shower with glass doors and benches. Separate water closet and sink. Pedestal sink and two windows.

Lower Level:

Family Room: 26’9 x 19’8 Ceramic tile floor. New casement windows. Masonry gas log fireplace with brick surround and mantle. Exterior door to rear yard. Access to the full bathroom. Three double storage closets. Doorway to the utility room.

Full Bath: Ceramic tile and tub/shower surround; pedestal sink; linen closet.

Utility Room: 30’ x 13’1 (no appliances shall be conveyed). Unfinished; laundry center with storage cabinets and double laundry sink; mechanicals.


Mature landscaping
All brick exterior
Shutters with shutter dogs
Slate roofing
Brick front walkway with metal handrails
Recessed front entry with fluted pilaster, raised panel mouldings, and arched porch roofline with dentil detail
Fenced backyard
Fenced and gated dog pen with a privacy fence along the back alley
Detached 2-car brick garage with slate roof with security lights, side street vehicle entrance to Antrim, and a pedestrian door to the walkway and stairs to the gated backyard
Slate patio and walkways with brick accents and mature planting beds
Rear alley access from the gated back yard
Back porch (newly re-built) with Trex flooring, new railings, bead board ceiling, and a doorway to the kitchen


Special Features:

Hardwood flooring on first and second levels, heart pine flooring on upper level
Completely renovated kitchen with new white cabinetry, hardware, tile backsplash and granite tops
Ceramic tile floor and new casement windows in the renovated basement family room
Newer full bathroom with ceramic tile in the basement
Masonry fireplaces with gas logs in the living room and family room
Plantation blinds at most windows
Finished third floor master suite with full tile bath
Two 5-year-old high-efficiency heat pumps with a gas boiler as back-up
Gas water heater
Irrigation system
Recently installed wireless security system with smoke, carbon dioxide, and motion detectors. Separate security zone for garage.
Two electrical panels (located behind the flat panel in the family room by the bathroom wall). House has been wired for generator use, but no generator is included with sale.


Pertinent Neighborhood Information:

Cultural centers, Virginia Commonwealth University, and excellent hospital and emergency care are available in the immediate vicinity.
Carytown is minutes away and features eclectic shopping and dining in a stimulating environment.
A wide variety of excellent restaurants and grocery stores and shopping are within minutes.
Easy access is available to all main highways and thoroughfares



  • Mary Munford Elementary School
  • Albert Hill Middle School
  • Thomas Jefferson High School

Private and parochial:

  • First Presbyterian, Reveille, and St. Stephens' Pre-Schools
  • St. Catherine’s (Pre-K through 12)
  • St. Christopher’s (Pre-K through 12)
  • 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)

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

Table of Facts:

Address: 4117 West Franklin Street, Richmond, VA 23221
Legal Description: Monument Gardens, GDNS PTL9 BR 57.30 X 133.25
Date of Construction: 1938
Square Footage: 4,003 square feet per appraisal (includes 3,296 on first, second, and third levels plus 707 finished square feet in the lower level. (Prospective purchasers and/or their agents should confirm data)
Lot Size: .175 acres
Roofing: Slate
Heating: Two high-efficiency heat pumps: One zone for first floor and lower level and a second for the second and third floors. A gas-fired boiler also provides heat to all four levels. The gas furnace is used by current owners as a back-up system during exceptionally cold weather.
Cooling: Two high-efficiency heat pumps: One zone for first floor and lower level and a second for second and third floors. Please note: No air-conditioning is provided to the sunroom; it is cooled passively from the living room.
Domestic Hot Water Supply:  40-gallon gas fired water heater
Water supply: Public
Sewage Disposal: Public
Taxes: $6,600
Internet Service: FIOS
Availability: 45-60 day closing preferred


Lynn Bugg Pritchard, Associate Broker, GRI, CRS
Joyner Fine Properties (804) 864-0301 or (804) 241-3053
E-Mail: [email protected]

Price: $699,000

All information contained herein is believed to be correct,
but a prospective purchaser should not rely on its accuracy in making a purchase
decision. no
warranty is intended, expressed or implied.  Persons interested in this property
should consult their own authorities before making a purchase decision.  All
measurements are approximate and should be verified by any prospective purchaser.  School
information is as provided by local municipal authorities, is subject to
change, and should be confirmed by any prospective purchaser.