Magnificent, custom designed Beaux Arts style stone residence with 11.5 foot ceilings and room sizes for large scale entertaining and comfortable living. The private dual auto gated entry into a block landscaped heated motor courtyard lead to a dramatic front entrance and stunning reception foyer and grand sweeping staircase with a rotunda ceiling above. Off the grand foyer are main living rooms, banquet style dining room. library, theatre, informal living/family room, informal dining area and a professional restaurant style kitchen with an additional walk in refrigerator. The main floor has numerous double glass doors to the multiple outdoor terraces and heated swimming pool. The second floor with open hallway with 3 sided views of the foyer/reception room has five ensuite bath bedrooms and a master suite with sitting room and two ensuite baths, multiple large walk in closets/dressing rms with island (the closets have been opened up and expanded into one bedrooms with ensuite bath & sitting room, but simply closed and made private bedrooms again). The third floor with two bedrooms, sitting room, kitchen and two baths. The lower level has several rooms, full bath, temperature controlled 500+ bottle wine room, storage/utility and access to a three car garage. There is an elevator right by the garage that accesses all 4 levels. Multiple large terraces around the property and a 14 x 28 heated pool with automatic cover and controls.
Evoking the simplicity and elegance of mid-Century modern design, this outstanding new construction in Wesley Heights is the most exciting offering in the Washington, DC market. The first of three Zantzinger-built custom homes in a private enclave surrounded by national parkland, 4640 was developed, designed and built to cater to the most sophisticated and discerning 21st century buyer. The project - ''Three on Cathedral'' - combines the vision and talents of Developer Cliveden Group, Builder Zantzinger and Architect Wouter Boer. Sited on just under an acre, 4640 Cathedral marries sumptuous materials and amenities with exacting design, construction, and engineering. A classically-proportioned, smooth stucco exterior is framed by tailored green roofs, limestone lintels and capstones. Indoor and outdoor spaces integrate seamlessly through floor to ceiling windows, skylights, and sliding glass panels. Terraces and balconies are accessed from every level. The tree canopy setting provides both magnificent vistas and consummate privacy. The dramatic entry foyer is dominated by a two-story floating steel and glass staircase. Radiant-heated limestone flooring and 10 ft+ ceilings continue throughout the main level. An open concept Living/Dining Room sets the stage for extravagant entertaining and one of the most incredible park views in the city. Expansive walls of glass overlook the tree canopy, stream bed and spectacular, negative edge saltwater pool. Dramatic and open space is flanked by a more intimate Library with extensive built ins. A Family Room with fireplace and floor to ceiling windows on three sides adjoins the fabulous gourmet kitchen. With Calacatta Cavelano counters, top of the line appliances and custom teak cabinetry, the kitchen opens to a limestone terrace for seamless indoor/outdoor enjoyment. An oversized pantry/catering kitchen and one of two home offices complete the Main Level. Custom details abound throughout - flush mounted, floor-to-ceiling doors, exotic teak paneling, cabinetry and floating walls, imported marbles and stone, Waterworks hardware, SubZero, Miele, Wolf and Bosch appliances, and Level 5 plaster wall and ceiling finish. A detailed home automation package provides control over every element of operation - lighting, audio, visual, security and window treatments. An elevator services all four levels. The upper level includes four bedroom suites. The oversized master suite features a private balcony, fabulous marble and limestone bath with soaking tub, master dressing closet and secondary laundry facilities. A show stopping 3rd floor office with floor to ceiling glass on three sides accesses a large, private terrace providing expansive vistas from Battery Kemble Park all the way to Crystal City. The spectacular pool terrace level provides access the 40' x 17' saltwater pool with infinity-edge. This level includes a large recreation space with 1000 bottle capacity, glass-walled wine room and full wet bar, as well as an exercise room with walls of windows overlooking the pool and park, a full spa with luxurious marble steam and dry sauna. Two bedroom suites provide additional guest and/or staff space. No detail has been spared in presenting this sleek, fully custom, and exquisitely rendered residence. Minutes from Georgetown, downtown and the many attractions of the Nation's capital, as well as the best independent schools. 4640 Cathedral gracefully combines simplicity and grandeur, defining a new generation of luxury. See more at https://www.threeoncathedral.com/
FANTASTIC NEW PRICE! APPROX. 20% REDUCTION!!! 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 5,500 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 and light-filled living room features unobstructed views of the Kennedy Center, Roosevelt Island, and the Georgetown waterfront. A dramatic curved limestone staircase with a sterling silver balustrade leads to the second level living space and an expansive rooftop terrace with views of the Washington Monument and beyond. On the main level, the spacious primary suite includes a sitting area, private terrace, a gracious dressing room and a spa bath replete with imported Namibia marble. Two additional bedrooms, three full baths plus separate quarters for staff and a private gym can complete this exceptional offering. Penthouse 2C & 1M is unquestionably the finest penthouse residence to be offered in the history of Washington, DC.
3131 CBR is the latest modern masterpiece by internationally acclaimed architect David Jameson - known best for creating habitable art. Timeless and elegant, the striking exterior is wrapped in custom Bronze panels, handmade English clay brick tiles, and custom Sapele windows and doors. The serene rear garden boasts thoughtfully sculpted landscaping, stone slab terraces, and a saltwater pool with cabana - all overlooking the natural beauty of Battery Kemble Park. A dramatic 10' x 8' pivoting glass door provides access to four levels and 12,200 square feet of luxurious open concept living space. The light-filled main level features a two-story living room with fireplace, formal dining room, butler pantry, and chef's kitchen open to both the breakfast and family rooms. Floor-to-ceiling glass windows including an array of 11'x7' sliding doors seamlessly blur the indoor-outdoor living experience and frame views to the pool, rear garden, and park beyond. Six bedroom suites and a total of six full + two half bathrooms throughout the home provide extraordinary comfort and privacy for family and guests. The owner suite has a large dressing room encased with custom Macassar ebony cabinets; and marble slab bathroom with dual vanities, and custom separate tub and shower. The home's top level includes a lounge with kitchenette, office, and sliding glass doors opening to a wrap-around terrace and green roof offering panoramic vistas from DC to Virginia, Maryland, and the Potomac river basin. A car collector's dream - the lower level provides garage parking for 6+ cars and ample storage. This impressive space is climate controlled and doubles as an event space with twelve-foot ceilings and programmable custom lighting. A DC best address, highly desirable Chain Bridge Road is a winding country lane bordered by national parkland, yet only minutes to Georgetown, Tenleytown red line Metro, Reagan National Airport (DCA), and Downtown premier shopping and fine dining establishments.
PRIVACY ON THE POTOMAC - DRAMATIC 6,000 SF UNIT WITH A PRIVATE POOL AND 3,400 SF TERRACE. Situated on the Georgetown Waterfront this magnificent unit offers a unique oasis limited to only six residences. This luxurious duplex unit includes a private elevator and was designed for sophisticated and comfortable living. Gracious large entry hall, living room with fireplace, large dining room , powder room and chef's kitchen and pantry. Retreat to a lovely library/family room. Sun filled rooms have easy access to amazing terrace. The primary bedroom includes a stunning bathroom and two additional bedrooms and bath to complete the first level. The second level has a study or bedroom, full kitchen, sauna, spa and private gym and full bath #4. Each floor opens to an inviting terrace with panoramic unparalleled views of the Potomac River, Kennedy Center, Washington Monument and beyond. 2 Garage parking spaces. Concierge in lobby. By appointment - 48 hour notice required.
Incredible opportunity with a $1,800,000 price adjustment. Inspired by the great renaissance style mansions built at the turn of the century in Northwest Washington, Palazzo Della Felicita is an extraordinary limestone estate embracing nearly 17,000 finished square feet of luxurious living space. The grand foyer soars beneath a magnificent domed ceiling reminiscent of the Pantheon in Rome. The estate is designed to accommodate grand scale entertaining as well as comfortable day to day living and features eleven bedrooms, twelve full baths and five half baths. Beyond the grand foyer, the residence reveals countless luxurious details including a professional wine cellar, a state-of-the-art gym, an expansive spa with sauna, steam and separate massage room, game room, home theatre, secure safe room and an incredible oversized in-ground garage for 11 cars with security. Outdoors, multiple french doors open to formal gardens and a heated swimming pool with a separate fully equipped pool or guest house beyond. Located in Forest Hills, one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Washington DC, this magnificent estate is only minutes to the White House, Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport and the vibrancy of downtown.
Incredibly rare offering in Georgetown's sought-after East Village. This exceptional residence is a prominent corner compound featuring two separate, fully-detached houses connected by an elegant garden designed by Jame Van Sweden with pool and expansive entertaining patio. The main residence was decorated by Thomas Pheasant and features 5 Bedrooms / 6.5 Baths plus a 2 car garage while guest house offers an additional 2 Bedrooms / 1.5 Baths. The elegant home offers grand spaces for large-scale entertaining, yet is well-proportioned for comfortable family living. First floor highlights include a double formal Living Room with two fireplaces, grand Dinning Room that easily seats 16 guests, sunny Family Room with garden views, sleek European style Kitchen with Miele appliances. Second level features a gracious Owners Suite with gas fireplace, marble bath and walk in closets plus 2 additional Bedrooms - both with ensuite Bathrooms. Top floor offers the 4th Bedroom /Bathroom along with extra storage. 5th Bedroom sits above the family room affording gorgeous garden views. Guest House offers the 6th and 7th Bedrooms plus 1.5 Baths as well as additional storage. Lower level features wine cellar, laundry room and additional storage. This prestigious home offers the discerning home-buyer everything and more, all within walking distance of Georgetown's vibrant and historic shops, restaurants, and waterfront.
Discreetly positioned behind a quintessential Georgetown facade, this stunning residence captures the finest elements of contemporary design adapted for gracious daily living. Once owned by socialite Evalyn Walsh McLean, the residence was totally reimagined with a modern aesthetic by award-winning Shinberg Levinas Architects. The soaring gallery and living room are ideally positioned for comfortable living as well as gracious entertaining, and connect through 15 foot sliding glass doors to an elegant terrace, dazzling pool, private courtyard, and a sculpture garden. Upstairs, the expansive primary suite captures breathtaking views of Georgetown and the Virginia skyline. Four additional en-suite bedrooms offer comfortable accommodations for family and guests. Sited on nearly one half acre of manicured grounds, this estate allows for privacy and space to enjoy the great outdoors. A generous two car garage and five additional surface parking spaces complete one of Georgetown's most extraordinary properties. Unquestionably, this remarkable residence is the pinnacle of stylish living in the Nation's Capital.
2860 Woodland Drive NW is a noble 1927 stone manor that has been expertly renovated and meticulously refined into an unforgettable residence that dovetails comforting charm and sharp sophistication. The caliber of this home is outstanding and each handpicked detail and finish is superbly appreciated. The essence of this residence is grounded in its Neo-Tudor details, from the tulip arched doorways to the rich wood paneling. The extensive 2012 renovation delivered a vibrant renewal of the interior spaces while also adding subtle touches of modernity. Architect Ankie Barnes and Interior Designer Susan Beimler perfectly crafted a home that is prepared to welcome generations to come. This estate is comprised of 5 Bedroom Suites, 6 Full Baths, and 2 Half Baths throughout 8,500 finished SF and is nestled on a combination of 3 lots that total nearly 1 acre. The home is surrounded by extensive hardscaping and landscaped grounds. Layered gardens, a sizable 41x18' Swimming Pool with a Pool House, and a Croquet Court add to the wonder of this incredible property. There is a Gated Entrance that pours into a Circular Driveway and an attached 2-Car Garage. Preserved in its glory and seamlessly updated throughout, the prominent front door opens into a sun-filled Foyer that spans the width of the home. Serene views of the terrace peek through the back doors into the Foyer. The Living Room commands your attention with its handsome coffered ceiling and custom millwork. Warmed by a lovely fireplace and with French doors that extend the entertaining area outside, this gathering space is bound to be a household favorite. The formal Dining Room is flanked by stunning arched double doors. One set of doors welcomes you from the Foyer and the opposing set leads you into the marvelous Kitchen. This Chef's Kitchen has been graciously outfitted to perfection. Surrounding the 9' marble topped center island is a beautifully designed space that includes a 6-burner Wolf range, ample pantry space, a dishwasher and dishwasher drawers, double sinks, a full-size refrigerator and refrigerator drawers, and many more enviable features. The Sunroom is a charming retreat that is dressed with stone and flushed with natural light. With views of the Terrace and Gardens, this room is excellent for any occasion. All of the stone floors in the home, including the Sunroom, are heated for added comfort. The private Library has extraordinary character with its wall of built-ins, robust millwork, Fireplace, and Wet Bar. A statement addition to this home is the rear staircase that is reminiscent of a traditional belvedere. Flooded with light, this staircase adds to the beauty and functionality of this residential masterpiece. A private Elevator that gives access all 4 floors and Powder Room complete this level. The First Upper Level is a graceful collection of private suites. All 5 Bedrooms have access to an adjoining Bath. The Primary Suite showcases abundant closet space, an elegant En-Suite Bath, a Dressing Area, and a Balcony with views of the grounds. The luxurious Primary Bath is comprised of a soaking tub, dual vanity, oversized shower, and a water closet. 2 secondary Bedrooms have private Baths and walk-in closets. The remaining 2 Bedrooms share a Jack & Jill style Bath. A large Office has an immense number of windows to flood the space with a warm western exposure. There is a second Powder Room on this level. A truly special feature of this residence is the finished Second Upper Level, an exclusive household space that is accessible by way of a discreet staircase from the bedroom level or the Elevator. On the Second Upper Level there is a generous Recreation Room/Game Room, an Exercise Room, a Sitting Room, Office, and a Full Bath. The Lower Level has a spacious Laundry Room with built-in wine storage and access to the attached 2-Car Garage. There are additional storage closets throughout and 3 Utility Rooms.
****Price just reduced 2 million**** 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 features three stunning public rooms which include the parlor, library and dining room, a l'orangerie, 12 fireplaces, impeccable moldings and historical details throughout. This property showcases a half acre of gardens including terraces, grand estate walls, a bowling green, large herb garden, and boxwoods originally designed by Rose Greely in 1930 and later update by Perry Wheeler and Andrea Filippone. Additional highlights of this estate include an entertaining pavilion/theatre with fireplace and large basement workroom, two green houses, a pool with pool house changing rooms and a four bedroom guest/staff house. Showings by appointment. Seller has not occupied the property. Furnished photos are from previous owner. Existing floor plan is available and on virtual tour. New floor plans may convey.
This circa 1805 residence is often referred to as the most outstanding example of Federal Period architecture. Splendid original details, moldings, high ceilings, oversized windows, and breathtaking scale make this one of Georgetown's most desirable residences. The house was previously owned by the notable international power couple, W. Averell Harriman and wife Pamela Churchill Harriman who regularly hosted lavish parties for Washington's political and social elite. It was also the temporary residence for Jackie Kennedy and her two children after they left the White House following the assassination of John F. Kennedy. The house undertook an extensive renovation project at the hands of Architect Hugh Newell Jacobsen, who worked closely alongside Mrs. Harriman to further improve upon the already existing impressive architectural details of this spectacular residence. There are exceptionally scaled public rooms with remarkable moldings and light-colored narrow-board wood flooring. The house is filled with an abundance of natural light from oversized north-facing windows, further magnified by the nearly 12' ceilings. It is situated on an impressive .38-acre lot, an extreme rarity in Georgetown, with a series of multiple terraces on the rear grounds, beautifully enhanced with extensive gardens and a pool. Parking for 5 plus cars.
This spectacular fully detached brick residence is on an impressive .362 acre lot, ideally located on one of the quietest blocks in Georgetown's desirable East Village. The house is a rarity among Georgetown's primarily rowhouse-lined streets, perfectly situated on a prominent corner lot consisting of three separate parcels. The expansive flat lots are extremely private, concealed behind mature shrubbery and fencing. The house lives horizontally, providing generously-proportioned formal entertaining rooms, while suitably maintaining comfortable family living spaces. An abundance of natural sunlight illuminates the entire residence from large windows on four sides throughout. The gracious entry foyer provides seamless transition to numerous rooms on the main level. An elegant living room with a wood-burning fireplace opens to the lovely formal dining room. The well-appointed gourmet kitchen has high-end appliances, a built-in desk, and a large center island with breakfast bar seating. It opens to both the windowed breakfast room and the exceptional family room, which has a built-in media cabinet and four separate windowed French doors to the rear terrace and yard. There is also a light-filled den and the added convenience of a mudroom with a powder room with two separate pantry closets. The second level is expansive and offers four bedrooms, each with their own private en-suite bathrooms. The remarkable primary suite has a walk-in dressing room and a marble bathroom with dual vanities and a frameless glass shower. All other bedrooms on this floor are spacious and provide wonderful closet space. The third level loft/bedroom is generous and has a full bathroom and abundant storage. On the lower level of the house, there is a notable media/recreation room with a projector and built-ins. There is also a sixth bedroom, sixth full bathroom, laundry room, service bathroom, and excellent storage space, including a concrete enclosed vault storage room and an oversized walk-in closet. This level also provides in-house access to the two car-garage. An additional fully detached one-car garage is also found on the property. The impressive exterior grounds are remarkably unique for a residence in Georgetown. Private flat lawns on both sides of the property provide immense greenery. The rear terrace, which is partially covered, is accessed via the family room on the main level. Stairs from the hardscape lead to the northern lawn, which is fully surrounded by mature trees and professional landscaping. This expansive pool-sized yard is unparalleled in Georgetown and an additional flat yard on the southern side of the house completes this spectacular offering.