A slice of paradise just steps to the Potomac River and 1 mile from Old Town Alexandria. Built in 1938, character abounds in this quintessential Cape Cod style home on gorgeous grounds complete with detached garage, storage building, and fully fenced back yard. Quaint 3 level home features classic details throughout including original hardwood floors, door hardware, bright white kitchen with granite counters and gas cooking, wood burning fireplace, cozy office/sunroom with large bay window and incredibly spacious lower level with many potential uses. Primary bedroom with two closets including one huge walk in, bright white full bath, and spacious secondary bedroom complete the upper level. 16ft x 16ft deck off kitchen provides elevated views of rear yard. Huge 26ft x 15ft detached garage complete with half bath provides a multitude of uses including multi car or boat parking, entertaining space, gym, art studio, or whatever you decide! Additional detached building provides ample storage space. Incredible location walking distance to Belle View shopping center, Haven Restaurant/Custard Shack, Belle Haven Marina/ GW Parkway path, Old Town Alexandria, and only a few miles to DCA Airport and Washington DC. If historic charm and convenient location is what you've been looking for, this is the one!