4006 West Franklin Street • Richmond, Virginia 23221 • $564,000
Malvern Area

Sun-saturated rooms, unusual walnut mouldings, and a beautifully curved main staircase
are just the beginning of all the marvelous details in this youthful 4-story Tudor home.


4006 West Franklin

LEGAL: 50.00 x 188.79
BUILT IN: 1936
HEATING: Gas heat
COOLING: Central air
HOT WATER: Electric
SQUARE FOOTAGE: 3642 as per Appraiser 6/2005
ELECTRICAL: 200 amp Circuit Breaker Panel
TAXES: $5880
PRICE: $ 564,000



Exterior Entrance: Fabulous arched front door with inset window and decorative iron bands, twisted iron handle, storm door. Brick-edged curved flagstone walkway, brick steps, flagstone landing, and an iron balustrade with an unusual combination of twisted and straight iron balusters. Pair of carriage lamps.

Front Entrance Hall: 17’4” x 8’7” ~ Beautiful curved wall and oak staircase with an iron balustrade and the same combination of twisted and straight iron balusters, decoratively curved iron supports. Multi-level vaulted ceiling with brass 5-light chandelier. One 4-over-4 window. Coat closet with shoe shelf, hooks, rod, and one 4-over-4 window. Wide 5’ arched opening to Living Room, 10-panel door to Kitchen. Walnut baseboard, window trim, door trim, and doors. Hardwood floor.

Living Room: 18’9” x 13’ ~ Warm and welcoming with gas log fireplace and handsome paneled mantel, reeded columns, stone hearth and surround. Custom inset bordered rug to fit around hearth. Built-in arched bookcase with cabinets below. Three side-by side 6-over-6 windows, overlooking Front Yard. Venetian blinds, custom drapery poles with pineapple finials. Custom painted faux finish walls. Thermostat. Arched 10-panel door to Florida Room/Study, pair of arched 10-panel doors to Dining Room, 5’ wide arched opening to Front Entrance Hall. Walnut baseboard, window trim, door trim, and doors. Hardwood floor.

Florida Room/Study: 18’8” x 8’10 ~ Two pairs arched raised panel French doors to Front Yard and to Deck. 5-light brass chandelier on rheostat. Three 6-over-6 double windows, double paned, screens in garage. Built-in floor-to-ceiling bookcase with raised panel cabinet below. GE zoneline 3000 heat pump. Wall-to-wall carpet, new in 2004.

Dining Room: 17’ x 12’6” ~ Banquet sized! 12-light Williamsburg-type brass chandelier. Custom drapery poles with pineapple finials. Two 6-over-6 double windows overlooking the Deck and Rear Yard. Pair 2-light brass sconces. Pair of arched 10-panel doors to Living Room, swinging 10-panel door to Kitchen. Walnut baseboard, window trim, door trim, and doors. Hardwood floor.

Kitchen: 17’6” x 10’8”~ A cook’s delight! Renovated in 1999. GE Profile performance side-by-side refrigerator-freezer, GE double wall ovens, gas GE Profile cooktop, GE Spacemaker XL1400 microwave, and GE Profile QuietPower II dishwasher. Double bowl stainless sink with Kenmore Disposer. Stone-patterned Formica countertops with beveled edge. One 6-over-6 window. Ceramic tile backsplash, copious cabinets with rope trim detail, built-in wine rack. 3-light ceiling fan with ceiling medallion. Whimsical faux-painted “grandfather clock” door to spice and tool cabinet. Raised panel door to Pantry. Rear Hall with 4-light raised panel door to multi-level Deck. Arched opening to Breakfast Room with built-in bench with underneath storage. One 6-over-6 window. 6-light brass and china chandelier on rheostat. Chair railing. 10-panel door to Lower Level. Ceramic tile floor, diagonally laid.

Half Bath: 4’7” x 4’ 5” ~ Convenient, private location. Pedestal sink, tall mirror, double stack of cabinets. One 6-over-6 window with mini-blinds. 10-panel door to Rear Hall. Ceramic tile floor.


Family Room: 25’ x 25’ irregular ~ Starry ceiling leads you down into this large, bright L-shaped room with wonderfully spacious built-in entertainment center with drawers, cubbyholes, and cabinets. One window. Recessed lights. 6’+cedar closet with sliding doors. Wet bar with lockable cabinets, bookcase with mirrored back, bar overhang for stools. Computer area with two windows. Recessed lights. Smoke detector. Two 3-light windows. Paneled, drop ceiling. Dehumidifier. Wall-to-wall carpet, new in 2004. Covered access walkout to Deck via 6-light raised panel door, storm door.

Half Bath: 6’6” x 4’ ~ Vanity with cabinets. Vent fan. Paneled. Wall-to-wall carpet. Utility/Storage Room: 14’ x 13’5” ~ Ruud 50 gallon electric hot water heater, Rheem gas 80-plus furnace. Laundry sink, washer and dryer hookups. Laundry chute from Master Bath. Shelving for extra storage. One window.


Hall: L-shaped. Walnut baseboard, doors, door trim. 3-light brass and glass chandelier. Smoke detector. 10-panel doors to three Bedrooms. Wall-to-wall carpet.

Master Bedroom (Front): 17’2” x 13’ ~ Elegant atmosphere with wide wood-burning fireplace and handsome paneled mantel, reeded columns, stone hearth and surround. Three side-by-side 6-over-6 windows, overlooking Front Yard, with Venetian blinds. One 6-over-6 side window with Venetian blinds. 4-light ceiling fan with impressive ceiling medallion. Walnut baseboard, window trim, door trim, and doors. 10-panel door to closet with inset full length mirror. Wall-to-wall carpet.

Master Bath: 10’9” x 8’8” ~ Ceramic tub/shower with glass block window. Marble topped vanity with cabinets, drawers, large mirror, and decorative light fixture. One 6-over-6 window with shade. Laundry chute to Lower Level Utility Room. 10-panel door to Linen Closet with full length mirror. Ceramic tile floor.

Second Bedroom (Rear Left): 13’ x 12’6” ~ Adorable! 4-light ceiling fan. Two 6-over-6 windows with Venetian blinds. 10-panel door to closet. Door to Jack-and-Jill bathroom. Walnut baseboard, window trim, door trim, and doors. Wall-to-wall carpet.Second Full Bath: 6’7” x 5’2” ~ Jack and Jill type with large ceramic tile shower. Recessed mirrored medicine cabinet. One 6-over-6 window with Venetian blinds. Overhead light. Doors to both Second and Third Bedrooms. Ceramic tile floor.

Third Bedroom (Rear Right): 12’6” x 9’4” ~ Precious! Ceiling fan with light. 10- panel door to deep closet with double rods and side bookshelves, small 8-panel door to linen closet with shelves. Wall-to-wall carpet. Currently used as a Home Office. 10-light door to a charming 16’4” x 5’ balcony overlooking the Rear Yard. Silver reflective paint, copper balustrade caps.


Fourth Bedroom (Front): 28’ x 14’10” ~ Any child’s dream room! Decorative picket fencing. Divided into two rooms (bedroom area and playroom area) by a low wall. Two undereave storage access areas with paneled doors. Three 4-over-4 windows, one with White-Westinghouse air conditioner unit (which will convey). Large 5’6” x 4’ windowseat with secret hideaway access underneath. 19 bookshelves. Track lighting. Huge 11’10” walk-in closet with overhead lighting, attic access panel, and wall-to-wall carpet. Smoke detector. 10-panel door to Second Floor Hall. Wall-to-wall carpet, also on stairs.


Deck: Multi-level with convenient access from Florida Room/Study, Kitchen, and Lower Level Family Room. 16’2” x 15’10” at ground level; 22’ x 13’10” at Florida Room/Study. Pair of 2-light brass lamps. Adjoins a Brick Terrace area with space for a grill.

Rear Yard: Beautifully planned with symmetry as well as interesting diversions. Plantings include acuba, azalea, cherry trees, clethra, crepe myrtle, dogwood, hydrangea, holly, hosta, and liriope. Walkway to Garage, flagstone path to separate Children’s Playground Area.

Garage: 2-car. 6-panel door, overhead light. Shelving for extra storage. Children’s Playground Area: 44’ x 42’ ~ This additional acreage is a wonderful haven for children! Totally dedicated to be a playground area with two swings, a sandbox with cover, a fort, and a sliding board. Perimeter garden beds. Fully fenced.


Mary Munford Elementary
Albert Hill Middle
Thomas Jefferson High


Lovely wide street on wonderful neighborhood
Unusual Walnut baseboards, window and door trim, and 10-panel doors
Gas Heat and Central Air Conditioning
Master Bedroom with fireplace and Private Bath
Charmingly finished Third Floor with huge bedroom and walk-in closet
Fully renovated Kitchen with top-of-the-line equipment and gas cooking
Finished basement with built-in entertainment center, wet bar, cedar closet, half bath, and carpeting
Multi-level Deck and Brick Terrace
Fully fenced Rear Yard with 2-car Garage
Extra deep lot with additional acreage for separate Children’s Playground Area



Dede Deane Irwin   804-301-7808
Associate Broker, ABR, e-PRO, GRI

Lisa Ruffin Harrison   804-337-2578
Realtor, ABR, e-PRO, GRI

Joyner Fine Properties   804-270-9440
319 Maple Avenue, Richmond, Virginia 23226


All information contained herein was obtained from sources deemed reliable but no warranty is intended, either expressed or implied. All measurements are approximate.