Prominently positioned above prestigious Georgetown with breathtaking views overlooking the Potomac River, Penthouse 2C has been curated for the most discerning tastes. This exquisite property contains offers over 6,400 square feet of living space designed for sophisticated living and entertaining. The foyer introduces the residence with carved French Limestone moldings accented by solid rosewood doors and sterling silver casings. The expansive
Fantastic opportunity in Georgetown to own a fully renovated historic home and attached multi unit building in the highly sought after East Village. With over 13,000 square feet, this is a very rare opportunity to have such a large property in the heart of Georgetown. 2715 N St is the main house and features over 5,250 sq. ft. across three beautifully finished levels and includes 7 spacious bedrooms with walk-in closets and 7.5 fully updated
Rare one of a kind estate and special opportunity in the heart of Georgetown. This property is one of the few true Georgetown estates and includes approximately 11,100 square feet of living space. The grounds encompass .68 acres of impeccably designed gardens, multiple out buildings, a pool, a parking lot for 40+ cars, two 2 car garages (accessible through an alley on N Street), greenhouses and more. The 10 bedroom, 6.5 bath main residence
Everything about this property is extraordinary. Prominently and beautifully sited on a perfect block in Georgetown~s East Village, this historic Georgetown mansion has wonderful proportions and light throughout. Renovated and restored from top to bottom the house is comfortable and easy to live in, but not at expense to the grandeur of its formal spaces. The double living room has 11ft ceilings and fantastic light flowing in from its massive
New Price! Privacy, History and Grandeur mark this exceptional Georgetown East Village Home. Surrounded by a beautiful walled garden, this spacious home features 7 bedrooms, 7 1/2 baths. On the main level are large rooms for entertaining, formal library, large dining room and kitchen /family room with butler's pantry. Additionally, a second kitchen/ family room and wine cellar in the lower level will allow for greater space for entertaining.
This distinguished Federal-style residence is desirably located among many prominent houses in historic Georgetown. Set back from the street, the house has a commanding façade of traditional brick, which is enhanced with detailed custom millwork. The house has been called home by various well-known Washingtonians, including U.S. Senator Charles H. Percy. The house is ideal for entertaining and has hosted prominent DC political figures,
Stylish, spacious and sophisticated 200 year old Federal on prestigious N Street in the West Village of Georgetown. Over 7,000 square feet of elegant living space on 5 floors. Welcoming entrance foyer, double hung windows on the reception level, tall ceilings with magnificent crown moldings, gleaming wood floors, and high style fireplaces with Egyptian marble mantles in the double parlor. 5 bedrooms, 6 full bathrooms, 3 half baths, and 6 overall
This stunning residence is located in one of the most sought-after tiers of The Residences at The- Ritz-Carlton, Georgetown, where dazzling Potomac River and monument views fill the expansive windows. Featuring soaring 10 foot ceilings and an ideal floor plan with exceptional entertaining spaces, four bedrooms and five and a half bathrooms, this residence offers unmatched opportunities for hosting as well as for personal enjoyment. Known for its
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Stunning entire house reconstruction of period Georgetown 4-level residence by premier builder, BrushArbor. Four bedroom suites on upper levels; additional BR and BA in lower level.
Dramatic open gourmet kitchen with adjoining family room with 11' ceilings - all walk out level to private and large rear garden. Truly a one of a kind!
Handsome 18th century brick Federal with magnificent proportions in the East Village of Georgetown. It has a two-car garage plus driveway, deep garden, high ceilings, ample bedrooms, spacious entertaining rooms, light-filled family room off large kitchen, lots of storage space, double living room, upstairs library, primary bedroom with sitting room and two primary baths, home office, original flooring and details, back staircase, and tons of
This beautiful row home in is the definition of modern elegance. A $2,000,000 remodel from top to bottom including the addition of an elevator, pool/spa, fire feature and more. Entering from the attached garage, the main level includes a sophisticated kitchen and living space with Miele appliances and two sets of accordion doors that creates a seamless flow to the back patio grill and dining which is complimented by a heated pool and spa. The
A gracious walkway, set back from the street, and an impressive architectural facade introduce this unique, detached East Village residence. Fully renovated with modern systems and features, the home offers luxurious amenities and an outstanding floor plan.
The expansive main level Drawing Room, with elegant finishes and a wood-burning fireplace, adjoins the generous Dining area, and opens onto a gracious, professionally
Since its inception the neighborhood has served as a social and economic hub and been a home to many popular restaurants, bars, and shops. The majority of commerce in Georgetown is focused around M St NW. The 8-block strip between the Key Bridge and Rock Creek Park houses a huge variety of upscale bars, restaurants, and shops, as well as some beautiful hotels and museums. The commercial corridor also flows north along Wisconsin Ave NW all the way to a neighborhood named Glover Park. If you’re looking to dine out at a classic Georgetown restaurant, we recommend 1789 for its upscale traditional American fare and Farmers & Fishers for their waterfront dining and menu from locally-sourced sustainable agriculture. Such institutions as Dean & Deluca, Jack Spade, Urban Outfitters, the Apple Store, Barney’s Co-op, and Massimo Dutti attract shoppers. If you want to get away from the bustle of the area, several parks surround Georgetown, including Dumbarton Oaks Park, Rock Creek Park, Foundry Branch Valley Park, and Georgetown Waterfront Park. Georgetown also represents one end of the Capital Crescent Trail, which runs along the old Chesapeake and Ohio Canal and ends up in Silver Spring, Maryland.
Georgetown is one of the most storied and iconic neighborhoods in all of Washington DC. It got its start as a shipping port with a prime location along the Potomac River in Maryland before the District of Columbia was conceived. At the time it was first settled in 1632, it was the furthest inland that ocean-faring boats could travel along the river. Historians differ on whether the area was named after King George II of England or after founders George Gordon and George Beall. Old-time Georgetown evokes images of fancily dressed settlers wandering gas-lit cobblestone streets.
A stroll through its historic streets is bound to reward you with up close and personal encounters with people and places of cultural significance. The Old Stone House on M St NW, dating back to 1765, is the oldest unchanged house in the District. Former and current residents include Thomas Jefferson, Francis Scott Key, Alexander Graham Bell, John F. Kennedy, John Kerry, Bob Woodward, and Madeleine Albright.
Georgetown Property Values
In modern day Georgetown, nearly all the cobblestone streets and gas lamps are gone, yet much of the original charm and grandeur remain. If you’re interested in seeing what Georgetown looked like a century ago, check out P St NW or O St NW west of Wisconsin Ave NW, where the old cobblestones and streetcar tracks have been restored to their original grandeur. Real estate in Georgetown is some of the most expensive in the city. It is dominated by Federalist-style architecture of brick & frame rowhouses, with a few condominium options. A friendly rivalry has existed for decades between the East Village and the West Village, which are split by Wisconsin Ave NW. Georgetown University sits on the neighborhood’s western edge and for many years the West Village was known to be more popular with the college crowd. Along with nearby George Washington University, nearly 37,000 students are in the vicinity of the neighborhood each year. Today the West Village and East Village have a very similar look and feel. If you’re looking for a walkable neighborhood with charm, sophistication, and culture, Georgetown is tough to match.
Georgetown Transportation & Location
The neighborhood has no Metro stop, something that has been a hot topic for years. However, there are three Metro stations within walking distance of Georgetown, including Rosslyn and Foggy Bottom-GWU on the Blue, Orange, and Silver Lines and Dupont Circle on the Red. Two Circulator bus routes, Rosslyn-Georgetown-Dupont and Georgetown-Union Station, help connect the neighborhood to these Metro stops and the District beyond them. There are also several Metrobus lines that run through Georgetown. While parking in the neighborhood might be as tough as anywhere in the city, the Key Bridge to I-66 West and the George Washington Memorial Parkway, Canal Rd NW, and Wisconsin Ave NW all provide good routes out of the city. Whitehurst Frwy NW and the Key Bridge (to I-66 East) offer good options for driving into downtown DC.
Georgetown is located in Northwest DC, and its borders are Rock Creek to the east, the Potomac River to the south, Georgetown University and 37th St NW to the west, and Whitehaven Pkwy NW, Dumbarton Oaks Park, and Rock Creek to the north.
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