UPDATE: 221 85th Street is SOLD.

221 85th St SOLD

North End listing in Virginia Beach: 221 85th Street

Hidden from the road and at the end of a shady street, this unique beach home at 221 85th St is nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and First Landing State Park. Its serene balcony views take in the natural beauty of Virginia Beach’s North End.

This home has four large and bright bedrooms, and the plush living and entertaining spaces include an open-plan great room, dining area and kitchen.

With a unique three level floor plan in Virginia Beach’s most exclusive beach community, this lovely oasis offers an unparalleled combination of privacy and convenience. The first floor provides common living spaces like a fully equipped stainless steel kitchen and inviting family room. The second level is your master suite hideaway with large private bath boasting separate shower and jetted tub, plus a private deck. Two more bedrooms and a bath on the third level complete this home’s tranquil interior. Outside, you’ll enjoy the convenient outdoor shower for lazy summer beach days and the large private deck for entertainment or repose.

Excellent location close to the beach, Fort Story, Little Creek, Shore Drive night life, Oceanfront amusements, shopping, First Landing State Park, bike trails, walking paths, and so much more.


221 85th St is in the Cox High School District.  It is also served by Virginia Beach Middle School and Linkhorn Park Elementary School.  Nearby private school options include Cape Henry Collegiate, the Friends School, and Norfolk Academy.

Here are other homes for sale in the Cox High School District:


Curious about the North End neighborhood?  Check out my North End community guide.  Other nearby neighborhoods include Bay Colony, Beach Borough, Croatan, and Shadowlawn.


221 85th St gives you the best that the Oceanfront has to offer: free concertsfireworks, surfing, fishing, indoor skydiving, mini golf, and more.  Spend an elegant evening at the Princess Anne Country Club.

The Virginia Beach Oceanfront hosts many local festivals, including the Boardwalk Art Showthe Neptune Festival, the American Music Festival, numerous wine and beer festivals, the Patriotic Festival, and others.

There’s also lots nearby to keep you busy.  You can catch a show at the Virginia Beach Convention Center, or see the komodo dragons  at  the Virginia Aquarium and the Marine Science Center Local restaurants include Terrapin (specializing in locally grown and sourced food), and Isle of Capri (with ocean view dining).

Kid-friendly activities include Ocean Breeze Water Park, Motor World, or of course, the beach.


There is lots of boutique shopping, especially around Laskin Road.  A little further afield, Hilltop Shopping Center has excellent options for clothing, entertainment, or organic groceries.

Market Conditions

Wondering about real estate market conditions in the North End?  Check out my market analysis of real estate conditions there.

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Questions?  Comments about 221 85th St?

Looking to sell and not sure what your home is worth?  Thinking about buying but not sure about your earning power?  Contact me today for a complimentary marketing analysis of your home’s value, or to learn about the buying process.

 Katie Zarpas

Luxury Homes Specialist
Certified Real Estate Negotiator
Accredited Buyers Representative
Certified Distress Property Expert
HRRA Circle of Excellence Gold Recipient

Long & Foster Real Estate and
Christies International Real Estate
800 Laskin Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
757-685-4400 cell
757-428-4600 office

by Katie Zarpas July 23, 2015 0 comments