4716 Charmian Road

Price: $2,395,000

4716 Charmian Road  in Westmoreland Place

Richmond, VA 23226

Note: All Room Dimensions Are Approximate:

Forecourt: Formal entrance from roadway with circular drive

Formal Entrance: Elegant Greek-Revival columned entry porch with broken pediment design

First Level:  10’8” ceilings.  Exceptionally heavy mouldings and millwork throughout.  Heart pine flooring throughout most of the main level and much of the house.

Entrance Hallway18’ x 16’   Heart pine flooring.  Crown mouldings.  Chair rail.  Double door entries to formal living and dining rooms.  Arched entry to center gallery and family room.  Side lights and transom.  Dramatic turned staircase with wainscoting to upper level.  Recessed lighting at landing. Chandelier (which shall be conveyed).

Living Room:   27’2” x 16’   Heart pine flooring.  Heavy crown mouldings and chair rail.  Masonry fireplace with marble hearth and surround.  Gas logs.  Fluted pilasters flank a highly decorative mantel with fluted columns, fretwork, and friezes.  Elegant tall French doors open to sunroom.  Wall sconces.   

Sunroom:   15’4” x 14’   Herringbone-patern brick flooring.  Crown mouldings.  French doors to brick terrace and courtyard.  Ceiling speakers. Separate heat pump for heating and cooling.

Dining Room:  17’ x 16’   Heart pine flooring. Heavy mouldings and chair rail.  Chandelier (which shall be conveyed).  Sconces. Entrance to kitchen.

Central Gallery:  Heart pine flooring, crown mouldings, chair rail, and floor-to-ceiling wainscoting.  Multiple tall architectural arches frame the family room entrance to the rear.  Portrait lighting and sconces. Side hallway to office, guest half-bath, and sunroom.  Entrance to basement level.

Side Hallway:   Guest half-bath. Coat closet. Doorways into office and sunroom.

Guest Half-Bath:   Marble flooring.  Granite-topped vanity with Sherle Wagner sink and drawers below.  Chandelier (which shall be conveyed).  Crown mouldings.

Study:   12’6” x 9’2”   Heart pine flooring.  Heavy crown mouldings and chair rail with wainscoting below.  Masonry corner fireplace with highly decorative mantel and marble hearth and surround.  Gas logs.  Recessed lighting and artwork lighting.

Family Room:    25’ x 24’8”   11’2” ceilings.  Random-width heart pine flooring.  Deep octagonal tray ceiling with recessed accent lighting.  Heavy crown mouldings and chair rail with wainscoting below. Heavy fluted pilasters. Masonry fireplace with granite hearth and surround, oversized gas logs, and heart pine wainscoted chimneybreast.  Built-in cabinets flanking each side of fireplace.  Tall custom French doors to terrace.  Entrance to bar.  Plantation shutters.  Recessed lighting.  Chandelier (which shall be conveyed).

Bar:   12’2” x 10’4”   Overlooks formal gardens and terrace. Basketweave brick flooring.  Granite-topped bar with seating for four.  Built-in Sub-Zero refrigerator/freezer.  GE dishwasher.  Manitowoc icemaker.  Raised-panel storage cabinetry.  Built-in overhead glass storage.  Television cabinet. Ceiling speakers.

Kitchen:  28’ x 16’6” Eat-in. Ceramic flooring.  Extensive heart pine cabinetry.  Sub-Zero glass-front refrigerator and separate Sub-Zero freezer.  Wolf gas range/oven with griddle. Wolf “professional” stainless hood with warming shelf and heating lamps and oversized exhausting system.  Wolf convection wall oven.  Built-in microwave oven.  Warming drawer. Two Miele dishwashers.  Sub-Zero built-in wine refrigerator with two refrigerator drawers below.  Manitowoc icemaker.  Granite countertops with ceramic backsplash.   Large stainless sink with In-Sink-Erator disposal, Chicago T&S “chef’s” faucet, and additional wall-mounted faucet.  Large granite-topped island with bar seating for six.  Franke double stainless sink on island with In-Sink-Erator disposal.  Pantry.  Decorative pendant lighting over island. Built-in entertainment cabinet with glass-front cabinetry above.  Granite-topped built-in desk with storage below and glass-front cabinetry above.  Recessed lighting. Swedish radiators. Bay window with window seat overlooking parking area.

Mudroom:  Brick flooring. Storage “cubbies” plus shelving. Exterior door to covered porch, driveway, and off-street parking areas.

“Family” Half-Bath:   Ceramic flooring.  Pedestal sink.  Wall sconces.  Hanging light fixture.

Rear Hallway:  Staircase to playroom/bedroom #5 and access to upper level areas. Random-width pine flooring. Wainscoting. Coat closet. Exterior door to covered porch, driveway, and off-street parking. Direct access to 3-car garage.

Garage:  3-car attached garage with 2 zones of heating and cooling. Extensive storage shelving. Separate panel box.


Upper Level:  10’ ceilings in original house.

Master Bedroom:  18’1” x 15’6”   Heart pine flooring.  Crown mouldings.  Paneled wooden shutters.  Access to two full master bathrooms.  Ceiling fan.

        Lady’s Bathroom:   Marble flooring.  Tray ceiling. Shower with marble                      surround.  Platform-mounted Jacuzzi tub with marble surround.  Marble-                    topped dressing table with Sherle Wagner sink and cabinetry below.  Multiple              closets.  Bidet.  Ceiling fan. Wall sconces.  Paneled wooden shutters. Recessed              lighting.  Swedish radiator.

        Gentleman’s Bathroom:  12” diagonally-laid ceramic flooring and cherry                cabinetry.  Elevated vanity with cabinetry and drawers below.  Shower with                  ceramic surround.  Built-in cabinetry with shelving and dresser.  Double closet.          Built-in cabinet above water closet.  Wall sconces.  Paneled wooden shutters.                Recessed lighting.  Custom storage. Two Swedish radiators.

         Morning Room or Nursery:   12’5” x 8’7”   Hardwood flooring.  Paneled                   wooden shutters.  Access to side hallway and to private hallway to loft bedroom           and full bathroom.

Bedroom #2 (front):   17’ x 16’1”   Pine flooring.  Crown mouldings.  Closet.  Private bathroom.  Paneled wooden shutters.

Private Full Bathroom:  Ceramic flooring.  Deep original tub with ceramic surround.  Shower with ceramic surround. Pedestal sink.  Built-in medicine cabinet.  Paneled wooden shutters.

Central Hallway to the Rear:  Staircase to third level. Crown mouldings and chair rail. Deep storage closet. Wrapping closet.

Side Hallway: Staircase to third level. Storage/vacuum cleaner closet.

Bedroom #3 (Two-Room Suite, with Upper Loft Playroom or Additional Sleeping Space):   15’ x 13’5”   Hardwood flooring.  2-story ceiling.  Crown mouldings.  Walk-in closet with shelving and built-in dresser.  Direct access to full bathroom.

Loft Playroom:   15’ x 11’3”   Hardwood flooring.  Two double closets.  Recessed lighting. Eave access. Note: Window AC unit augments central cooling for this room.

Full Bathroom:   Ceramic flooring.  Shower with ceramic surround and frameless glass shower door.  Vanity with cabinetry and drawers below.  Skylight.  Access to staircase to upper level of suite.  Access to morning/sewing room and to hallway access to loft staircase.

Private Hallway: Staircase to loft area and bedroom. Linen closet. Access to sewing/morning room.

Laundry Room:    Washer dryer connections (LG front-load washer and dryer, which shall be conveyed).  Built-in cabinetry.  Stainless laundry sink.  Closet with hanging bar and shelving.  Paneled wooden shutters.

Bedroom #4:  13’5” x 13’  Recessed lighting. Walk-in closet. Private full bathroom.

Full Bathroom:   Ceramic flooring.  Tub/shower.

Recreation Room or Possible Bedroom Suite #5:  36’ x 16’ Located off rear staircase and above the garage areas. Carpeting.  Built-in book shelving.  Skylights with blinds.  Palladian window.  Mirrored wall.  Recessed lighting.    

Private full Bathroom:   Ceramic flooring.  Shower.  Pedestal sink.  Built-in medicine cabinet.


Third Level:  Runner on staircase.

Game Room or Bedroom Suite #6:  39’1” x 18’3”   Carpeting.  Masonry fireplace with paneled chimneybreast, brick hearth and surround, and gas logs. Paneled wooden shutters.  Large storage closet. Built-in desk. Built-in cabinetry and shelving. Recessed lighting.

Study or Bedroom:  18’3” x 14’   From private hallway. Built-in dresser. Window seat. Glass-front cabinetry with storage below. Direct hallway access to full bathroom. Clothing closet + storage closet.

Full Bathroom:  Ceramic flooring.  Vanity with cabinetry below.  Tub/shower.

Large Walk-In Storage Closet


Basement:   Concrete flooring. Furnace room with shelving. Two work rooms. Storage closet with shelving. Exterior doorway to parking areas.


Courtyard and Terrace:  Formal brick-walled courtyard with brick and Tennessee Crab Orchard flagstone terrace with fountain. Boxwood, hydrangea, holly, crape myrtle, and rose gardens. Wrought-iron gates.



Brick construction

Slate and copper roofing

Copper gutters and downspouts

Limestone sills

Off-street parking for multiple vehicles

10-zone irrigation system

Garden shed with shelving and electricity 


Special Features:

Exceptionally heavy mouldings and millwork

Heart pine flooring and millwork in much of the house

3-car attached garage with 2 zones of dedicated HVAC and extensive shelving

400-amphere electrical service

Security system (Note: Video system will be conveyed “as-is”)

25 + KW Caterpillar back-up generator with full service and 400-amphere whole house disconnect. Propane-powered.

Romex wiring

Copper plumbing

Commercial Digital NEC telephone system with intercom, separate voice mails, and caller ID on each phone. Will require Cottrell Communications upgrade.

Custom radiator covers

Exterior accent lighting

Christmas window candle switch

Access to private 4-acre Westmoreland Place field, which is used as a play area, a practice field, and for birthday parties by neighborhood children, and for parking by homeowners during parties at Westmoreland Place homes


Pertinent Neighborhood Information:

Located close to the Shops at Libbie and Grove, the Country Club of Virginia, and St. Catherine’s, St. Christopher’s, and St. Bridget’s Schools

Easy access to the post office, library, and the University  of Richmond

Within minutes of major highways and transportation centers with convenient access

to the Downtown areas, Carytown, cultural and educational centers, and museums, and

Richmond’s finest dining and shopping 



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: 

Address:   4716 Charmian Road, Richmond, VA 23226

Legal Description:   Westmoreland PL LA30PTA29

Date of Construction:  1915 per City of Richmond records

Square Footage:  8365 square feet on three finished levels per appraiser.  (Prospective purchasers and/or their agents should confirm data)

Lot Size:   .72 acre

Roofing:   Slate

Heating:   7-zone heating + 2 mini-split systems:

3-zone gas hot water radiator heat in original (front) part of house, 3-zone gas forced air in rear of house (areas added to original structure), 2 mini-split systems in garage, and separate heat pump in sunroom.

Cooling:  7-zone central air + 2 mini-split systems in garage

Electrical:   400 AMP electric service

Domestic Hot Water Supply:   2 quick-recovery gas and electric water heaters (75 and 50 gallon tanks)

Water Supply:  Public

Sewage Disposal:  Public

Taxes:  $19,164

Internet Service:   Verizon FIOS

Availability:   Sellers prefer a closing date of August 15, 2017.

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.