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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7 Properties
$839,950
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
3,474
Sq.Ft.
1890
Year Built
6
Days on Site
2001215
MLS
Wonderfully located in the heart of Historic Church Hill this completely renovated home is absolute perfection! Filled with quality and charm, Impressive formal rooms, Spacious gourmet kitchen with...
Open 1/26
307 N 21st St Richmond, VA 23223
$399,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,978
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
21
Days on Site
1939538
MLS
Welcome to 307 N. 21st St. Gorgeous custom built home with views of the Richmond skyline, 2 car off street parking, and a tax abatement with 5 years remaining! Stunning foyer with beadboard wainscot...
$499,950
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,588
Sq.Ft.
1885
Year Built
41
Days on Site
1938307
MLS
Timeless sophistication and 19th century detail meet in this meticulously restored town house. No detail was too small to receive attention:  the doorknobs were cast from antique moulds and the...
Open 1/26
316 N 24th St Richmond, VA 23223
$638,950
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,513
Sq.Ft.
1840
Year Built
41
Days on Site
1937144
MLS
The Whitlock House is a rare surviving example of a Federal style Virginia farmhouse built in the heart of early Richmond. Its center hall construction and a series of additions over the...
$649,500
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,630
Sq.Ft.
1905
Year Built
70
Days on Site
1936750
MLS
Move-in ready. Historic property, prime+ location, sweeping views of St. John’s Church, prominent provenance noted on historic Church Hill plaque. 3 BRs, 2½ baths, in-law suite. Clean,...
$575,000
Subdivision: None
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,924
Sq.Ft.
1908
Year Built
72
Days on Site
1936361
MLS
A sumptuous front porch and shady oasis enclosed in antique iron fencing set this classic Church Hill home apart. Originally built in 1908 as a duplex, 2704 E Grace St was converted long ago into a...
$575,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,545
Sq.Ft.
1885
Year Built
117
Days on Site
1931938
MLS
This Church Hill stunner, located in one of the hottest blocks in the Richmond real estate market, has been extensively updated in the last 2.5 years. Located in the St. Johns Church Historic...