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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5 Properties
$549,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,682
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
1
Day on Site
2131432
MLS
Updated two-story detached circa 1900 light-filled "Folk Victorian" home located on a corner lot in historic Church Hill! Located directly across the street from a small park & one block to...
$499,950
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,286
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2131328
MLS
Enjoy this Classic all Brick home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths and nearly 2,300 SF of grand living space! Enjoy a fantastic location on the Corner of Marshall and 29th with copious street parking...
$425,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,776
Sq.Ft.
1911
Year Built
8
Days on Site
2131248
MLS
Welcome to 603 N 30th St a uniquely customized, detached home featuring 3 bedrooms, 2.5 bath and nearly 1,800SF of living space!! Tucked away on a less trafficked street and loaded with upgrades and...
$400,000
Subdivision: Chimborazo
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,160
Sq.Ft.
2007
Year Built
42
Days on Site
2126830
MLS
Would you like the charm and convenience of Church Hill without the challenges of an older home? Then you have found it! This beautiful, updated home welcomes you with an open floor plan with...
$1,590,000
Subdivision: Chimborazo
4
Beds
5
Baths
4,000
Sq.Ft.
1880
Year Built
91
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....