Step into this 4,184 square foot historic house with a classic façade located in a quiet one block street and a few blocks from Dupont Circle in the heart of D.C. This one-of-a-kind homestead is filled with charm in every corner. Notice the 11ft high ceilings. There are seven arches throughout the main level and tucked into the living room are built in bookshelves where you can store your favorite novels within arm’s reach! The two working and four decorative fireplaces add a touch of cozy elegance. The abundance of windows, including a skylight in the kitchen, result in superior natural light throughout the home. Recent additions to the ground and main floor were completed in 2014 and provide more square footage than neighboring homes.
The wonderful, airy kitchen has an artistic flair with cream-colored cabinets interspersed between windows and complimented by stylish countertops, backsplash, and high-end appliances.
Head up to the second level for the master suite, complete with an elegant chandelier and ornate fireplace along with lots of windows for more light filled days. There is ample closet space with a renovated ensuite bathroom. The windows in the master bathroom were redone in 2020.
There are two spacious bedrooms on the third level. One contains a study area, built-in bookshelves, and cabinets, along with a large closet. The bathroom has been totally renovated in 2014.
The lower level has a finished basement with independent gated access from the front and rear of the house. A large sitting room with built-ins compliment kitchen, laundry room and legal bedroom with French doors to the outside. There are four closets, and a huge storage room was completed in 2014. The lower level can easily be adapted for rental.
The deck on the main floor can be accessed from the dining room or kitchen and it is a wonderful place for a quiet breakfast or evening cocktails, and it was renovated in 2014. It leads down to a patio space on the ground floor and an iron gate that leads out to two parking spaces and an outdoor storage unit. The hvac and air conditioning system was upgraded in 2014 and the roof was resealed and upgraded in 2017.
This home is situated close to the Dupont Metro, restaurants, embassies, and within walking distance to the Phillips Collection and all that is Dupont Circle.
This is truly an enchanted storybook home in the heart of a metropolis, and it is waiting for the right homeowner to start the conversation. Will that be you?!!