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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9 Properties
$399,999
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,738
Sq.Ft.
1920
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2101993
MLS
Welcome to 614 N 27th ST a completely renovated Italianate home featuring 2 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with nearly 1,800SF of living space conveniently located a block from the Roosevelt and Sub Rosa!...
Open 2/27
2711 E Clay St Richmond, VA 23223
$269,950
Subdivision: East End
3
Beds
2
Baths
960
Sq.Ft.
1910
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2104073
MLS
Welcome home to this wonderfully charming house in Church Hill. Renovated with that tasteful mid-century modern design and historic charm in mind, this beautiful home located in on of Richmond's...
$537,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,803
Sq.Ft.
1909
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2104542
MLS
One of the most unique and historically rich homes in RVA! A rare find that s incredibly impressive! 501 N. 31st St has a unique past including a pharmacy, a market, a salon and even a speakeasy!...
$525,000
Subdivision: East End
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,530
Sq.Ft.
1900
Year Built
4
Days on Site
2104943
MLS
No description available...
$525,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,544
Sq.Ft.
2016
Year Built
5
Days on Site
2103071
MLS
This immaculate home built in 2016 is located just steps away from Libby Terrace and The View That Named Richmond . Through the front door you ll enter into the large family room that at the moment...
$535,000
Subdivision: Chimborazo
4
Beds
4
Baths
2,742
Sq.Ft.
1897
Year Built
12
Days on Site
2103972
MLS
Check out this historic and charming home in Richmond's sought after Chimborazo neighborhood. 3110 East Broad St. offers history, beauty, and elegance from the moment you step onto the front porch...
$735,000
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,463
Sq.Ft.
1892
Year Built
39
Days on Site
2100960
MLS
History and sophistication meet here. Noted preservationist Mary Wingfield Scott first restored this 2,463 sf Italianate gem in the late '70s and decades of dedicated owners have only improved...
$199,900
Subdivision: None
2
Beds
1
Baths
2,148
Sq.Ft.
1854
Year Built
58
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...
$399,500
Subdivision: None
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
2,778
Sq.Ft.
1840
Year Built
180
Days on Site
2026666
MLS
NEW PRICE ADJUSTMENT! This Greek Revival Home boost preserved historical details throughout. Flooding natural light throughout. 10' ceilings, heart of pine floors, 3 fireplaces with cast iron...