Church Hill

Church Hill Aerial Shot

Church Hill in Richmond, VA

Church Hill sits atop one of Richmond’s highest points, is the cities first neighborhood,  and is absolutely charming. This historic RVA neighborhood draws its name from St. John’s Episcopal Church, which was built in 1742 and is where Patrick Henry delivered his famous "Give Me Liberty Or Give Me Death" speech, by the founder of the city, William Byrd II. 

The neighborhood was originally established in 1742 and development was mostly complete by the 1900's. The vast majority of the homes in the area are historic row homes that date  back to pre Civil-War. Architectural styles in the neighborhood include Greek Revival, Italianate and Queen Anne. The boundires of the historic Church Hill neighborhood run east to west  from 32nd Street to 21st Street, and north to south from M Street to Franklin Street and Williamsburg Road.

Church Hill at a Glance

  • Richmond's First Neighborhood
  • Stunning City Views
  • Historic Row Homes
  • Wonderful Walkability

Amenities

The residents of Church Hill benefit from so many wonderful amenities. The historic neighborhood boasts gas light street lights, cobblestone streets, period architecture, parks and notable landmarks. All of these features add to the overall charming aesthetic of Church Hill and make for a beautiful backdrop for both work and play. There is a strong sense of community in the neighborhood exemplified by organizations like The Church Hill Association of RVA working to preserve their neighborhoods history and help to create its future. Another draw to the neighborhood is its fabulous location. Situated atop one of the Richmond's highest points, you get unsurpassed views of the River City and are within walk distance of Downtown.

Places Nearby

When you live in Church Hill you are only blocks from some of Richmond's most fabulous destinations. Historic Church Hill is home to: celebrated restaurants like The Roosevelt, Dutch and Company, Alamo BBQ, Metzger Bar & Butchery, Proper Pie, and Sub Rosa Bakery; quaint shops including Dear Neighbor, Urban Set Bride, and Tiny Space; beautiful parks such as Libby Hill Park, Reed Square,  Patrick Henry Park, and Chimborazo Park; and notable landmarks like St. Johns Church and Richmond National Battlefield. You are never far from fun when you live in Church Hill. Want to learn more about Richmond and homes for sale in the area? Contact us today and let one of our Richmond real estate experts help you!

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10 Properties
$299,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,696
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
6
Days on Site
1936149
MLS
Stunning Church Hill Renovation! Welcome to 320 N. 30th St. located within walking distance of Chimborazo Park, coffee shops, and local award winning restaurants! This home has been renovated...
$360,000
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,458
Sq.Ft.
1897
Year Built
12
Days on Site
1935393
MLS
In the heart of the St Johns Church Historic District- This 2 Bedroom 1 1/2 Bath Home has a great location across from Chimborazo playground and one block from Libby Park. It Features 3 coal basket...
$417,999
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,224
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
12
Days on Site
1935267
MLS
Discriminating Buyers Only, If These Walls Could Talk, What A Story! UNIQUE 1910 Church Hill Store Front converted & Renovated into a Remarkably Warm & Lovely Home. Maintaining Historical...
$374,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,000
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
26
Days on Site
1925961
MLS
Love coming home every day to an incredible, newly renovated Church Hill oasis! You enter an airy, open-concept main floor with designated kitchen, living, & dining spaces. Entertain your friends &...
$319,500
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,706
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
43
Days on Site
1932056
MLS
Situated amongst Church Hill’s nationally-recognized restaurants, this 3 bed, 2.5 bath historic home is freshly-updated. The chef’s kitchen centers around a GE Monogram/Café gas...
$599,999
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,545
Sq.Ft.
1885
Year Built
46
Days on Site
1931938
MLS
Located in the St. Johns Church Historic District, this brick Victorian home in the Eastlake Style has been extensively renovated throughout, providing all of the modern amenities while retaining...
$369,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,380
Sq.Ft.
1851
Year Built
49
Days on Site
1931340
MLS
Welcome to 307 N. 31st St. Here's your chance to own a piece of history in the city of Richmond! This historic Col. George Mayo Carrington House was built in 1851 and served as part of Chimborazo...
$360,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,720
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
54
Days on Site
1930686
MLS
Classic Church Hill renovation at its finest! Enjoy urban living along with an awesome historic Richmond location near renowned St. John's Church. Superb attention to detail at every turn while...
$285,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,680
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
104
Days on Site
1925331
MLS
Great opportunity to buy in one of Richmond's most desirable live-work-play communities. Located 1 and 1/2 blocks South of Broad, 421 N 26th St in Church Hill offers three bedrooms and two full...
$415,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,500
Sq.Ft.
2019
Year Built
146
Days on Site
1919434
MLS
Welcome to 634 N 29th St a gorgeous new construction home in Church Hill featuring 3 beds, 2.5 Baths and 2,500SF of living space. This unique property features a Tax Abatement locked in at $55,000...