Beautifully updated midcentury home in sought-after Dowden Terrace, west Alexandria! 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, 2 levels, screened-in back porch, deck space, fully fenced back yard and 2 car driveway. The sellers have taken meticulous care of this home and now you can enjoy all the details, like the welcoming cheery yellow front door, the original hardwood floors on the main level, and bay windows in front and back that allow tons of light to pour in all day long! Other design details include crown and chair rail molding throughout, open vaulted ceiling in main level Rec Rm, luxury vinyl plank tile flooring (2021) in lower level, and on-trend paint colors throughout. The updated kitchen includes classic white cabinets, glass tile backsplash, black granite countertops, s/s appliances, gas stove, and plenty of counter space to use for cooking prep or hosting. This is a "cook's kitchen. Open concept Living room/Dining room/Kitchen/Rec Rm main living area is super for quiet meals or large gatherings. Stunning large screened-in porch & upgraded deck (2019) extends your living space to almost 12 months of the year - it's the heart of the home for sure! 3 bedrooms + 1 full bathroom on the main level; 4th bedroom, 2nd full bathroom, 2nd large Rec Rm, plus laundry/utility room and storage room completes the lower level. Rec Room has windows above grade that let plenty of sunlight in along with a new gas fireplace insert (2021) in the brick fireplace adds to that cozy ambience for late night hang-out space. Lower level has a walk-up door to backyard. Backyard is fully fenced and flat - perfect for tossing the ball around or playing with your pups. Large custom-built shed (2021) has ample space for all your gear, too. No HOA! Alexandria City services and schools. Several schools within blocks of this home as well as Metro bus access. Many more features too numerous to add here all make this a stunning home and spot-on for today's home buyers. Photos are placeholders - full photos and 3D floor plans to be available shortly. MLS Documents, marketing brochure, floor plans, offer guidelines, etc. on MLS Listing. Alexandria City services and schools. Offers will be presented as received. Sellers reserve the right to set offer deadline and accept an offer prior to deadline. Must see! Contact listing agent for more details.