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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6 Properties
$425,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,992
Sq.Ft.
1903
Year Built
9
Days on Site
2008894
MLS
Welcome home to 413 N 27th St. in Richmond’s highly sought after Historic Church Hill area. This 3 Bed/2.5 bath row house gives you modern amenities to fit today’s lifestyle while still...
$364,950
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,840
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
19
Days on Site
2006490
MLS
Welcome to 520 N 30th St an all brick home featuring 3 beds, 2.5 baths and over 1,800SF.Walk to Alewife,Grisette orThe Hill Café or stroll to Chimborazo Park & Libbie Hill Park w/in mins of your...
$450,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,966
Sq.Ft.
1890
Year Built
23
Days on Site
2007186
MLS
Location! Location! Location! Come this renovated, absolutely gorgeous home complete with views of Libby Hill Park in the heart of historic Churchill! Step through your front door onto...
$349,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,992
Sq.Ft.
1861
Year Built
24
Days on Site
2006785
MLS
Prime Church Hill location! Walk to dining, walk to parks, enjoy the evening skyline views of the city as this home backs to Jefferson Park which is one of the premier overlooks in Richmond. The...
$575,000
Subdivision: None
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,924
Sq.Ft.
1908
Year Built
25
Days on Site
2006676
MLS
SKIP THE FLIP; RENOVATE TO YOUR TASTE & BUDGET! Rare is the opportunity to acquire a substantial home a block from Libby HIll Park and make it your own without paying a premium to a flipper to make...
$474,950
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,424
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
32
Days on Site
2004256
MLS
Beautiful, timeless & low maintenance are just a few words to describe this Transitional Craftsman style,3 bed,2.5 bath, home w/a coveted 1 car garage! Located in one of the most desirable parts of...