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
$489,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,100
Sq.Ft.
1896
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2122589
MLS
In the heart of Historic Church Hill, steps from award-winning restaurants, this recently renovated 3 Bed 2 1/2 Bath brick rowhouse is open and airy. Built in 1896, this well-maintained residence is...
Open 8/1
508 1/2 N 26th St Richmond, VA 23223
$295,000
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,968
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2122805
MLS
Welcome to 508 1/2 N. 26th Street in Church Hill! This Federal Style rowhouse is on the market for the first time in 16 years. Soaring ceilings and original wood floors and finished walk-out English...
$399,950
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,030
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2122400
MLS
Located in the heart of historic Church Hill and nestled along one of the most sought after blocks in the neighborhood, this stunning Italianate home is prepped for its next owner! Boasting over...
$397,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,080
Sq.Ft.
1895
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2122360
MLS
Looking for your very own slice of history? Look no further! Step in to experience 10'5" ceilings; original wood floors; & tall, bright windows in this 1895 Italianate, Row House. Four intricately...
$1,590,000
Subdivision: Chimborazo
4
Beds
5
Baths
4,000
Sq.Ft.
1880
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2122372
MLS
Unique historic home with ground-up renovation, contemporary addition, and luxury finishes in a prized walkable neighborhood overlooking Libbie Hill Park. Charming architectural front porch details....
$474,900
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,336
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2122406
MLS
Built in 2007 with the aesthetic of classic Church Hill in mind, you will fall in love at first sight with this home's two-level front porch, mature blooming crape myrtles, and close proximity to...
$415,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,050
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
16
Days on Site
2121687
MLS
Welcome to this beautiful home in the Historic Churchill North community. Circa 1891, this home boasts bamboo hardwood flooring throughout, quartz countertops, recessed lighting, 10ft plus ceilings,...
$389,000
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,574
Sq.Ft.
1860
Year Built
36
Days on Site
2118862
MLS
Welcome to 2801 E Clay Street. This charming 1860's home was at one point an old store. The house has been renovated and has all of the old charm coupled with modern updates. The 1st floor offers an...
$894,500
Subdivision: None
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
4,642
Sq.Ft.
1885
Year Built
176
Days on Site
2102705
MLS
So rich in detail is this Second Empire mansion that it's hard not to conclude that when T. Wiley Davis erected it for himself he wasn't showcasing his full range of skills as both an architect and a...
$199,900
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1
Baths
2,148
Sq.Ft.
1854
Year Built
210
Days on Site
2100018
MLS
OPPORTUNITY IS KNOCKING! UNBELIEVABLE LOCATION!!! The Heart of Church Hill! Home needs full renovation. Large Back Yard. Walk to local restaurants. Just minutes to downtown. Value after renovation to...