Old Glebe

Do you dream of living close to the hustle and bustle of Washington, D.C. but just far enough away that you can escape into a peaceful neighborhood?  We advise you check out the charming neighborhood of Old Glebe. Tucked quietly between Glebe Road, the Washington Golf & Country Club and just steps away from the historic Chain Bridge, Old Glebe is nestled into the northwestern part of Arlington, Virginia.

Old Glebe, voted one of the most walkable areas in Arlington, is the perfect area for families and older professionals. The entire town itself is a 1.8 mile circle with plenty of nature trails and sidewalks along the main roads for locals just wanting to stay active.  However, if you want to live in this peaceful neighborhood get ready to break out the check book as Old Glebe has some of the most expensive houses in Arlington, Virginia. 

Some of the main attractions in Old Glebe include Fort Ethan Allen, Glebe Road Park, Pimmet Run Trail and one of our favorites, the Gulf Branch Nature Center!

As for real estate sales in this neighborhood in the last year:

  • Closed Sales - 24 sales
  • Average Sold Price - $1,542,375
  • Median Sold Price - $1,392,500
  • Max Sold Price - $2,874,999
  • Median Days on Market - 13 days

Must Try:  Gulf Branch Nature Center

Updated as of September 2023

Old Glebe Homes For Sale

6 Beds 8 Baths
Nestled on a lush 0.38 acre lot in the exclusive Country Club Hills community, an unassuming contemporary Craftsman façade debuts a private urban oasis sure to take your breath away. Built in 2012 and continuously upgraded throughout the years, 4417 36th St N offers a jaw-dropping outdoor respite surpassing that of any luxury spa or high-end resort. Mature trees, stone retaining walls and eight-foot board on board fencing ensure utmost privacy for residents as they unwind in the heated 33’ saltwater pool, prepare an extravagant spread with the Lynx built-in grill, dine on the thermal stone flagstone dining terrace, or recline under the Zuri lounge deck’s pergola overlooking the enchanting oasis. Inside, 9,200 square feet of impeccably maintained and luxuriously updated interiors span the suburban sanctuary’s 3 methodically appointed levels. Showcasing incredible scale throughout, this 6 Bedroom, 5 Full Bathroom, 3 Half Bathroom residence displays exquisite design notes to include soaring 10-foot coffered and tray ceilings, elegant moldings, gleaming hardwood floors, top-of-the-line fixtures, luxury finishes and an abundance of windows flooding the expansive interiors with natural light. Debuting the rarely attainable and highly sought-after synthesis of modern amenities, timeless design, suburban serenity and urban convenience, this contemporary craftsman is an extraordinary gem sited in a priceless location. <br> <br> Offering a grand entrance, the two-story foyer lends a warm welcome to this exceptional abode. The vast yet intimate Living and Dining Rooms flank the palatial entryway to offer more formal settings for entertaining while the true heart of the home resides in the sprawling Family Room and coveted Chef’s Kitchen. Adorned with soaring coffered ceilings, walls of sliding glass doors and a cozy natural gas fireplace, the Family Room lends the quintessential space for charmingly intimate gatherings. Adjoint, the swoon-worthy Gourmet Kitchen is sure to delight any caliber chef. Boasting high-end Miele appliances, custom metal range hood, an in-wall coffee maker, herringbone tile backsplash, sleek cabinetry, ample counterspace, and a Butler’s Pantry with Bar Display, this state-of-the-art Kitchen is any host’s dream. Offering the pinnacle of indoor-outdoor living, numerous sliding glass doors lend direct access to the rear oasis for effortless al fresco dining and entertaining. Delight in a seamless transition from poolside lounging to evening enjoyment with the exterior’s Enhanced Lighting LLC Outdoor Lighting System and Speakers. A Home Office with lots of sunlight and convenient access and views of the rear patio, Mud Room with access to the newly transformed 2-Car Attached Garage completes the Main Level’s offerings. <br> <br> Comprised of the principal bedrooms, the Upper Level showcases an enviable Primary Suite sure to provide the ultimate sanctuary within the residence. Boasting 10’ tray ceilings, two separate entrances, a Sitting Room, two outfitted Walk-In Closets, and a fully renovated spa Bathroom featuring a dual vanity, soaking tub, and walk-in steam shower. Four bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms, a conveniently appointed Laundry Room with new tile flooring and new Electrolux Washer and Dryer, and additional Sitting Room are located on the Upper Level. <br> <br> The multifunctional Lower Level has been completely transformed into a recreational masterpiece. Boasting a concrete pool table, aluminum tile gas fireplace, surround sound ceiling system, Stickwood wall system, Wine Room and Kitchenette with U-line Refrigerator, U-line Icemaker, Bosch Dishwasher, microwave, and ample seating, this Recreation Room is sure to impress and entertain guests or residents of any age. A home Gym with rubber flooring and sound system, additional ensuite Bedroom and ample storage space complete the Lower Level’s amenities.

4417 36th St N, Arlington

Listing courtesy of Washington Fine Properties, LLC. Contact: info@wfp.com

7 Beds 11 Baths
Welcome to this extraordinary custom luxury home located in the heart of highly coveted Country Club Hills just five miles from the White House and a few blocks to Washington Golf and Country Club. This stunning property is truly one-of-a-kind and very well suited for muli-generational living. With nearly 11,000 square feet of meticulously designed finished living space, this premier residence features seven spacious bedrooms in the main house each with a private bath, four half baths, and a full domestic suite above the detached garage. The six fireplaces scattered throughout the home create an atmosphere of warmth and sophistication, perfect for cozy evenings and entertaining inside and out.. The home's modern amenities are simply unmatched, including an elevator, an in-house garage and a detached garage, and two family rooms that provide the perfect space for both relaxation and fun. Additionally, the fourth story of the home is ideal for a professional home office, a studio for music or art, or just a fun teen play zone. The separate carriage house provides a unique and private retreat for live-in, guests or in-laws, complete with all the amenities of a home. The stunning craftsmanship and attention to detail are evident from the moment you step inside, with elegant finishes throughout. This is truly a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to own a home that epitomizes luxury and sophistication in one of the most sought-after locations in the DMV area. Please see the full complement of features in our separate property description.

3430 N Abingdon St, Arlington

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty. Contact:

7 Beds 8 Baths
Traditional luxury in Country Club Hills! Introducing a groundbreaking new construction project coming soon from highly acclaimed Whitestone Custom Homes. Experience the pinnacle of fine living in this spectacular 7340+ square foot Traditional and Timeless classic being built by Northern Virginia’s most prolific and celebrated traditional luxury home builder. Situated on a premium, wide, .37-acre lot in the prestigious Country Club Hills neighborhood of North Arlington, VA. With 7 bedrooms and 8 baths spread across four finished levels, this traditional masterpiece will be prominently sited on a wide, elevated lot with unparalleled street presence and elegant Whitestone beauty. Step inside to be immediately impressed by the inviting large foyer and tasteful lighting. The main level features 10 foot ceilings, a formal dining room, a library with built-ins, a stunning gourmet kitchen with chef-grade appliances, custom cabinetry, quartz countertops, and a large center island. A sunny breakfast room and a spacious family room with a coffered ceiling and inviting gas fireplace will provide ample space for relaxation and entertainment. A convenient second study or flex room also serves as a main level bedroom suite. The upper level boasts 9 ft ceilings and features a spectacular primary suite retreat with an abundance of natural light, generous walk-in closets, and a sumptuous primary bath with a heated floor. Three additional spacious en-suite bedrooms are present as well as a fourth-floor private loft suite offering another separate lounge, bedroom space, and a full bath to complete this level. The lower level provides a recreation room, gym, bedroom and bath, game room, wet bar, theatre or golf simulator room, and a possible wine storage room. The exterior facade includes Hardi-Plank 4 clapboard siding, Charleston brick water table, CertainTeed Landmark 30-year architectural shingles, a generous oversized front porch accented by a Bevolo Gas Lantern, and aluminum 1/2 round gutters & downspouts. There is a stone-paver driveway as well as an Outdoor Lighting Package, and the Premium landscaping is included and easily maintained by Underground Irrigation. Energy Saving Features include 2x6 framing for better structural rigidity and higher levels of insulation, Marvin premium windows and a Multi-zone High efficiency HVAC system. Sound insulation and noise reduction methods are included throughout. This home also offers an optional elevator or multiple walk-in storage closets. Parking includes 4 garage spaces (2 are tandem) with ultra-quiet door openers and an available electric-auto charging outlet. Country Club Hills is not only beautiful, it’s incredibly convenient to Washington DC, Tysons Corner, Metro, and two major airports, parks, pool clubs, bike trails, and an abundance of outdoor attractions. Don't miss the opportunity to own this next masterpiece from Whitestone Custom Homes, a highly respected local custom builder with a long-standing tradition of offering the very highest quality construction, beautiful and creative designs, and excellent customer service. Contact us to meet with the builder, walk through one of the nearby houses and personalize your beautiful new dream home.

4612 37th St N, Arlington

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Realty. Contact:

4 Beds 5 Baths
Country Club Hills. Gracious Southern Colonial located in a beautiful and quiet setting, just a block from Washington Golf & CC. Sited on .35 acres atop a hill, this home’s double balconies provide stunning views as far as Downtown Bethesda and Washington, DC, as well as the nearby fairways. Take it all in with coffee or wine, or, it’s the perfect place to sit with a laptop, up among the treetops. Surrounded by houses valued from $3.5m to $8m, it’s just two-blocks to the driving range at the country club. With 4500+ sq ft of living space on 3 levels, there are 4 Bedrooms, 4 en suite bathrooms, a powder room, a 2-car garage, and both formal and casual living spaces. The house is freshly painted, both inside and out, with hardwood floors on all three levels. The first floor features a classic foyer and staircase, with an floor plan designed for entertaining, including a formal living room, dining room with an elegant bay window, powder room with marble floor, oversized family room with a wood-burning fireplace, and a large, well-appointed kitchen. The kitchen has a new, 42” SubZero fridge, all stainless steel appliances, a double oven, plus a separate sink area for preparing drinks and chilling wine, and it’s completely open to the expansive family room with easy access to the brand new patio for grilling and entertaining outdoors! The primary bedroom, two more spacious bedrooms and laundry room can be found on the upper level. The primary bedroom has direct access to the balcony and three closets, including two walk-ins. Primary bath features a rain shower, a waterfall shower, and a handheld, a dual vanity, marble floor and a Roman soaking tub. The walk-out lower level, which opens to the yard and the two-car garage, features a light-filled recreation room with a wood-burning fireplace and a spacious guest bedroom with private full bath-perfect for an au pair or for out-of-town visitors. It’s surrounded by towering oaks, flowering trees, azaleas, roses, and daffodils that will keep the yard blooming from March to November. It’s so quiet, wooded, and filled with nature you'll find it hard to believe it's this close to D.C.! Within Arlington's Jamestown ES, Williamsburg MS, and Yorktown HS school, short commute to D.C. via Chain Bridge, Key, Roosevelt, or the 14th Street Bridges, and eight miles from Reagan National Airport. Quick access to GW Parkway, I-66, Tysons, McLean, Alexandria, Bethesda, and National Landing.

3200 N Vermont St, Arlington

Listing courtesy of RE/MAX Distinctive Real Estate, Inc.. Contact: (703) 821-1840

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