Welcome to Beekman Place - a serene, park-like, gated community with 24-hour security in the middle of DC’s most vibrant and desirable neighborhoods. This elegant, beautifully updated, two bedroom two and a half bathroom Federal-style brick townhome is ideal for the city lifestyle, yet provides a calm retreat amidst North West DC's hottest neighborhoods. The unit includes gated, unassigned parking for TWO cars. Inside, you will find a large open concept living / dining room, hardwood floors, recessed lighting, built-in shelving and a wood-burning fireplace. Enjoy views of Meridian Hill Park from your Juliette Balcony. Tons of natural light bathes the living area in a natural glow. A chef’s kitchen features, stainless appliances, tile backsplash, and ample storage space for cooking tools and appliances. The elegant first-floor powder room provides a convenient location for guests to freshen-up. Hardwood stairs lead to a peaceful light-filled bedroom level with two spacious bedrooms each with great closet space, and two beautifully updated bathrooms. The large master bedroom has ample space for a king size bed. A pet-friendly community with a private dog park outside the gate and dog walking areas inside the gate, as well as a dog-free, artificial turfed recreation area. Renting is permitted. Two large bike storage rooms available for a small annual fee (see gatehouse for details). WalkScore of 98: stroll to U Street, 14th Street, Dupont Circle and Adams Morgan shopping and nightlife. Adjacent to breathtaking Meridian Hill Park. Approximately 1/2 mile to Red, Yellow & Green line Metro stations; plus bus lines on 16th Street.