Price Reduction - Primary on Main
4098 Old River Trail Powhatan, VA
$ 850,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#2131841
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyPOWHATAN
  • CityPowhatan
  • Area66 - Powhatan
  • Zip23139
  • StyleColonial
  • Year Built1809
  • Taxes$ 5233
  • Price$ 850,000
  • Bedrooms3
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage5006
  • Lot Size5.29 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Susan George with RE/MAX Capital.
Data Source:
Central Virginia Regional MLS (CVRMLS)
Property Description

The Miles House, c.1809 combines rare early 19th century details with modern systems and a unique floor plan. Located on 5.29 acres near the James River boat landing & Goochland Courthouse.The owner/seller discovered the house in North Carolina in 1988 and determined to save it from demolition,disassembled it,moved the components to Powhatan,and meticulously restored it in a labor of love that spanned decades of effort.There are 3 bedrooms and 5 baths laid out over 4300 square feet on four floors. Original Heart Pine floors, magnificent trim and 6 panel doors fill the house.The 8 fireplaces are graced with elegant early mantels.Wavy hand blown glass window panes & 4 winder staircases are among countless Colonial details. The roof was replaced recently with high quality Western Canada tapered cedar shingles.The original wooden frame is Post and Beam with massive timbers and pegged Mortise and Tenon joinery.Outside there is a 3 car garage w/workshop & a finished attic (700 sf).The additional outbuilding (600 sf) provides a workshop with water & power.You will love the ambiance of the 1200 sf brick patio & the 3 side porches!The best of the past and totally modern living for today.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Pocahontas Elementary School Pocahontas Middle School Powhatan High School
Price History
10/27/2021 Listed $895,000
11/16/2021 3% - $875,000
1/11/2022 3% - $850,000

General Features

Appliances Dryer, Dishwasher, Electric Cooking, Electric Water Heater, Microwave, Refrigerator, Smooth Cooktop, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial
Basement Full, Finished, Walk-Out Access
Construction Materials Drywall, Frame, Wood Siding
Cooling Heat Pump, Zoned
Development Name None
Electric Generator Hookup
Elementary School Pocahontas
Exterior Features Lighting, Out Building(s), Porch, Storage, Shed
Flooring Carpet, Wood
Garage Spaces 3
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Electric, Heat Pump, Zoned
High School Powhatan
Interior Features Beamed Ceilings, Bookcases, Built-in Features, Bedroom on Main Level, Separate/Formal Dining Room, Double Vanity, Eat-in Kitchen, High Ceilings, High Speed Internet, Kitchen Island, Master Downstairs
Levels Three Or More
Listing Agent State License 0225181298
MLS Area 66 - Powhatan
Middle/Junior High School Pocahontas
Other Structures Garage Apartment, Outbuilding
Patio/Porch Features Front Porch, Patio, Side Porch, Porch
Pool Features None
Property Sub Type Additional Detached
Property SubType Detached
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Resale
Roof Metal, Shingle, Wood
Security Features Smoke Detector(s)
Sewer Septic Tank
Status Active
Stories 4
Subdivision Name None
Total Rooms 15
Zoning Description A-1

Interior Features

Air Conditioning Y/N Yes
Fireplace Features Masonry, Wood Burning
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 5
Heating Y/N Yes
Laundry Features Washer Hookup, Dryer Hookup
Living Area 5006
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 3
Total Fireplaces 8

Exterior Features

Lot Size Acres 5.29
Lot Size Area 5.29
Lot Size Units Acres
Parking Features Detached, Garage, Off Street, Two Spaces, Workshop in Garage
Water Source Well

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Additional Room 19.0 x 10.0 Second Spacious Center Hall
Additional Room 12.0 x 12.0 Second Kitchenette, Wet Bar, Opens to Side Porch
Additional Room 12.0 x 12.0 First Sitting Room, Open to 2 Side Porches
Additional Room 14.0 x 18.0 Third Sitting Room- Full Bath (potential Bedroom)
Bedroom 3 19.0 x 14.0 Second FP, Built Ins
Dining Room 19.0 x 14.0 First FP, stairs to upper room
Family Room 19.0 x 20.0 Basement FP, Exposed beams, Open to Kitchen
Foyer 19.0 x 10.0 First Original painted wainscot, Mill work
Kitchen 22.0 x 19.0 Basement FP, Exposed beams, Pantry, Island, Eat in
Laundry Second Laundry Closet
Living Room 19.0 x 20.0 First FP, Original painted wainscot
Master Bedroom 19.0 x 20.0 Second FP, Walk in Closet, Large Bathroom
Master Bedroom 12.0 x 12.0 First FP, En Suite Bath, Attached Sitting Room
Office 12.0 x 15.0 Basement Built ins, Attached Full Bath (potential bedroom)
Recreation 14.0 x 18.0 Third Wood ceiling, exposed rafters


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 23139

AVG $510K
AVG $1,693
AVG 99
Year Built
AVG 1999

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