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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8 Properties
$199,900
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1
Baths
2,148
Sq.Ft.
1854
Year Built
3
Days on Site
2028684
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...
$327,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2,590
Sq.Ft.
1845
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2027913
MLS
Welcome to 2204 E Broad ST an attached row home in the St John District of Church Hill with Richmond City skyline views from your front door! This all brick home features all of the hardwoods and...
$350,000
Subdivision: Chimborazo
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,914
Sq.Ft.
1890
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2028186
MLS
Welcome to your new Church Hill home. The open floor plan from front to rear in this home is inviting, enter into a large foyer with the family room to the left, walk through the pocket doors into...
$459,500
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
2,778
Sq.Ft.
1840
Year Built
20
Days on Site
2026666
MLS
This Greek Revival double house boost historical details throughout. Flooding natural light throughout with mostly all windows housing the original sashes. 10' ceilings, heart of pine floors, 3...
$339,950
Subdivision: None
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,936
Sq.Ft.
1997
Year Built
62
Days on Site
2021840
MLS
Welcome to 510 N 24th St a wonderfully renovated home in the Heart of Church Hill featuring 4 bedrooms, 3.5 baths and 1,936 SF of living space boasting dedicated off street parking, fenced in rear...
$325,000
Subdivision: One Monument Avenue
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,762
Sq.Ft.
1885
Year Built
73
Days on Site
2017307
MLS
Welcome home! Location, location, location! Just steps away from Jefferson Park in the St Johns District of Church Hill. This home has so much to offer. Upon walking in the home the family room is...
$547,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,803
Sq.Ft.
1909
Year Built
76
Days on Site
2020388
MLS
One of the most unique and historically rich homes in RVA! A rare find that will make you fall in love! 501 N. 31st St has a unique past including a pharmacy, a market, a salon and even a speakeasy!...
$715,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,980
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
89
Days on Site
2016436
MLS
Meticulously restored and renovated unattached row-house with an open-concept. Upon opening the stained glass door you see the exposed brick wall running the full length of the house. You walk into a...