$468,000116 W Leigh St

116 W Leigh St, Richmond, VA, 23220


4 Bedrooms
3 Full Baths, 1 Partial
3,174 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence

Year Built1900

HeatingForced Air, Natural Gas

CoolingCentral Air


MLS #2301179

Lot Size0.09 Acres


About 116 W Leigh St

Spacious home in Historic Jackson Ward, across the street from Abner Clay Park! This fully renovated home, converted from a duplex to a single-family home, offers four large bedrooms, three and a half baths and maintains much of its original historic charm. Formal living and dining rooms each feature ceiling fan and fireplace. Bright and airy kitchen has recessed lighting and eat-in area. Primary bedroom suite offers a roomy jetted tub in the bathroom. Many upgrades include electrical, central air, heat pump, light fixtures, updated roof, ceiling fans, new windows, new appliances, and new paint throughout. Lots of space in rear for off-street parking. Just steps away from the Black History Museum of Virginia. Also close to VCU, VUU, Siegel Center, Arts District, Kroger grocery, many restaurants, shops, and quick access to I-64 and I-95.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Row House
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Stories: 2
  • Living Area: 3,174 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Equity First Realty

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Basement: No
  • Flooring Type: Ceramic Tile, Laminate, Partially Carpeted
  • Interior: Ceiling Fan(s), Eat-in Kitchen
  • Fireplace: Gas

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Partial Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • Total Bedroom Count: 4

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • Private Pool: No

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Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot Size: 0.09 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Forced Air, Natural Gas
  • Cooling: Central Air

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Open High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Richmond Community High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Armstrong High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Albert Hill Middle School, Public District Grades 6-8
  • George W. Carver Elementary School, Public District Grades PK-5


Directions Information:

  • Directions: West Leigh St near the Black History Museum

Price Details

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $468,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $147/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $2,436
  • Tax Year: 2021
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MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: CVR
  • MLS Number: #2301179

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Equity First Realty

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Tax History


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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • George W. Carver Elementary School

  • 1110 W Leigh St

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    0.52 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

Middle School

  • Albert Hill Middle School

  • 3400 Patterson Ave

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    2.38 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8

High School

  • Open High School

  • 600 S Pine St

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    1.01 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12

  • Richmond Community High School

  • 201 E Brookland Park Blvd

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    1.57 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12

  • Armstrong High School

  • 2300 Cool Ln

  • Distance between this listing and this school
    2.04 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $43,226. Residents of Richmond, VA typically earn between $35k-100k each year. The majority of families are single, no kids. The most common level of education of people living in this area is post secondary degree.

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Living In Jackson Ward, Richmond

What type of housing is available in Jackson Ward, Richmond?

Large apartment buildings are the predominant housing type, representing about one third of buildings in Jackson Ward, whereas the remainder are mainly small apartment buildings, duplexes, and single detached homes. This part of the city also has a good choice of unit sizes; it is quite easy to find homes ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. Renters occupy about 80% of the properties in the neighborhood and owners occupy the remainder. This neighborhood experienced its largest construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available housing is from this era.

Is Jackson Ward, Richmond a good place to live?

Jackson Ward offers a variety of experiences for those who enjoy a vibrant atmosphere and spending time outdoors. In general, there are numerous things to do in this area for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Although this part of Richmond is not known for its nightlife, there is a limited selection of entertainment venues, and there are many people around most of the time. Parks are easy to access since there are a few of them nearby for residents to unwind in.

Are things conveniently located in Jackson Ward, Richmond?

It is very often an option for home buyers in this area to buy their groceries on foot. Additionally, thanks to about 20 restaurants and a few coffee shops, Jackson Ward is a good area in which to eat out. It is also easy to access a number of clothing stores on foot, for example on Monroe Street. In terms of education, in this part of Richmond, locals will usually be able to get to both primary and secondary schools on foot.

What does the transportation in Jackson Ward, Richmond look like?

Traveling on foot is very feasible for residents in this part of the city; running common errands is very easy, and plenty of businesses are nearby. Commuting by car is also easy in Jackson Ward. The majority of real estate listings are a very short car ride from the closest highway, such as Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike, and it is convenient to park.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 116 W Leigh St

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 116 W Leigh St property is $468,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 116 W Leigh St is a house located in Richmond, Virginia, 23220.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 116 W Leigh St is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 116 W Leigh St are:
George W. Carver Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 1/10
Albert Hill Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 4/10
Open High School: GreatSchools Rating 10/10
Richmond Community High School: GreatSchools Rating 10/10
Armstrong High School: GreatSchools Rating 1/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2021 is $2,436 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 116 W Leigh St has 4 bedrooms and 3 full and 1 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 116 W Leigh St is 3,174 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 116 W Leigh St is 1900.
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Rocket HomesVirginiaRichmond23220116 W Leigh St

This home is located at 116 W Leigh St in Richmond, VA and zip code 23220 in the Jackson Ward neighborhood. This 3,174 square foot home, which was built in 1900, sits on a 0.09 acre lot. Features: 4 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since January 17, 2023 and is currently priced at $468,000.

Richmond, VA housing market in December 2022 saw over 119 listings sold above listed price, more than 81 sold at listed price and over 120 sold below. The inventory of homes for sale in Richmond, VA between November 2022 and December 2022 decreased by 12%. Listings spent 21 days on the market in December 2022, and had a median list price of $314,963 during the same period.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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