Hickory Hill – The Kennedy Estate – Undergoing Renovation
Hickory Hill, Robert F. Kennedy’s home for over 50 years, is currently undergoing a large scale renovation by Gibson Builders. It sold on January 7, 2010. Hickory Hill is located on 5.6 acres at 1147 Chain Bridge Road in McLean, Virginia 22101.
It was originally listed for $20,000,000 on 10/29/04 (FX5082121), reduced to $16,500,000 on 9/28/05 , reduced again to $12,500,000 on 3/9/07, then withdrawn from the market on 11/21/08.
It was put back on the market for $12,500,000 on 1/7/10 (FX7232801) and sold on 1/7/10 for $8,250,000. The 2009 tax assessment for the property was $8,754,110. The buyers name was withheld from the tax record.
Below is a link to a pdf file containing the full listings for both of the above-cited listings, along with a copy of the tax record:
Another home on the same parcel of land (with the address of 1173 Dolley Madison Boulevard and wtih the same tax id number) sold for $2,700,000 on 11/3/11. It was listed for sale for $4,500,000 on 3/27/09. The list price was reduced, and it was on and off the market several times, until it finally sold after being on the market for 619 days. Below is a link to a pdf file containing the full listings for the above-described property.