Outstanding new construction in Wesley Heights. 2022 AIA award-winning design from Wouter Boer Architects that celebrates tailored, clean lines and the integration of indoor and outdoor spaces. Overlooking Battery Kemble park, the home is surrounded by a lush tree canopy that provides both extraordinary views as well as tremendous privacy. This fully custom 6 BR/9 BA home is the sensational achievement of Developer Cliveden Group, Builder Zantzinger and Architect Wouter Boer. Sited on just under an acre of land, 4640 combines sumptuous materials and amenities with exacting design and construction. Rich details include flush mounted, floor-to-ceiling windows and 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 40' x 17' saltwater pool with infinity-edge and 1000 bottle capacity, glass-walled wine room. A detailed automation package provides control over every element of home operation - lighting, audio, visual, security and window treatments. An elevator services all four levels. The classically-proportioned, smooth stucco exterior is framed by tailored green roofs, limestone lintels and capstones. A 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. Flanked by a more intimate Library with extensive built ins and a Family Room with two-sided fireplace and floor to ceiling windows on three sides. Adjoining the family room is the fabulous gourmet kitchen with Calacatta Cavelano counters, top of the line appliances and custom teak cabinetry. A sliding glass wall opens the kitchen to a limestone terrace for seamless indoor/outdoor flow. An oversized pantry/catering kitchen and one of two home offices complete the Main Level. The upper level includes four bedroom suites. The owner's suite features a private balcony, fabulous marble and limestone bath with soaking tub, 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. The spectacular pool terrace level includes a large recreation space with 1000 bottle capacity, glass-walled wine room and full wet bar, an exercise room with walls of windows overlooking the pool and park, and 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. Listing Agent related to Seller.
JUST COMPLETED, this Thomson & Cooke-designed and Zantzinger-built home in Wesley Heights is the ultimate in sophisticated city living. 6 Bedrooms, 7/2 baths, and sited on a beautiful, flat half acre lot adjoining Battery Kemble Park, 4620 is a residence without peer nor compromise. Three light-filled levels accessed by both floating stair and elevator provide a thoughtful floor plan finished for the most discerning buyer. Sophisticated automation for audio visual, heating/ cooling and security provide total control. A tailored front elevation creates a seamless transition from the traditional architecture of Wesley Heights to the 21st century aesthetic of Three on Cathedral. With classic scale and a cement stucco facade, the residence is both sheltered and expansive on this dramatic site. A private forecourt leads to an open entry foyer with views to Battery Kemble Park beyond. Expansive windows, doors and terraces integrate indoor and outdoor spaces. Paired with mature trees and landscaping, this sophisticated, graciously-proportioned residence provides elegance and privacy. The main level enjoys a generously-scaled dining and living space with tray ceiling detail and dual sided fireplace, and adjoins an intimate library with full floor to ceiling views of parkland. The oversized gourmet kitchen with dual islands and morning room serve as both gathering hub and chef's dream. Full-sized SubZero refrigerator and freezer, 6 burner Wolf range/oven, Basalt waterfall islands and two Miele dishwashers are complemented by a large butler's pantry/bar with wine and beverage refrigeration, ice maker and abundant storage. A light-filled gathering room with adjoining office, large mudroom and informal and formal powder rooms complete the main level. Upstairs is the primary suite with dual dressing rooms and luxurious bath with soaking tub, separate shower and double vanities clad in marble with waterfall sides. Four secondary bedrooms with en suite baths and dramatic ceiling heights, and secondary laundry room complete the upstairs level. One bedroom works easily as upstairs office or den with huge corner windows and flush-mounted closet doors. The fully walkout lower level provides tremendous entertaining and recreation opportunities with access to the heated pool, level private side yard, secondary wet bar/kitchenette, exercise and recreation rooms and 6th bedroom suite. A wine cellar with arched steel and glass entry door is the focal point upon descending the floating staircase to this level. The lower level is further enhanced with laundry and changing facilities, as well as abundant storage. With an unrivaled location in one of the city's A+ neighborhoods, 4620 Cathedral provides easy access to Georgetown, downtown, a multitude of exceptional independent schools, as well as the many attractions of our Nation's capital. Listing Agent is related to Seller.
2861 Woodland Drive is an impressive Georgian home in the heart of Mass Ave Heights featuring meticulous renovations, spectacular millwork, eight bedrooms and six and a half bathrooms. The elegant interiors are truly a work of art by award-winning interior designer Thomas Pheasant, with serene spaces that are contemporary, yet timeless. The Main Level is grounded by an impressive entry Foyera0;flanked with entrances to the Living Room and Dining Rooma0;with gorgeous dark wood doors contrasting light walls, paneling, crown moldings and 10.6 foot high ceilings. The bright Kitchen with Breakfast Rooma0;is adorned with marble finishes and overlooks the peaceful back Gardens. The Dining Room has seating for 12 or more and a wood burning fireplace with marble surround, as does the formal Living Room. A wood paneled Family Room/Librarya0;offers a quiet respite on the Main Level. The back Garden is an entertainer's dream with large flagstone Patio, fountain, and terraced gardens with a wide variety of mature plantings and landscape lighting.. The Second Floor witha0;the Owner's Suite with sitting area, two walk-in closets, and two additional en-suite Bedrooms. The Thirda0;Floor has four additional Bedrooms, two Bathrooms, and a large Sitting Room/Family Space. The Lower Level of the home has a two car Garage and multi car driveway parking, Laundry Room and storage, Gym, temperature controlled Wine Cellar, and ensuite Bedroom. The elevator accesses all four levels of the home. The home sits on a very private lot with gated front entry and mature landscaping on all sides.
NEW PRICE! 2860 Woodland Dr 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 and 3 Utility Rooms.
This extraordinary residence is one of Washington, DC's great estates. The newly constructed limestone masterpiece was inspired by the great Renaissance style mansions built throughout Europe. Its craftsmanship is of the highest level and its finishes define luxury. The grand foyer featuring a bifurcated staircase beneath a magnificent domed ceiling is the first of many breathtaking rooms. The property was designed to accommodate grand scale formal entertaining and multiple configurations of casual living spaces for family and friends. The double height living room features a 14ft limestone fireplace and French doors that open to the rear grounds. The double library is stunning with the walnut paneled walls. The designer kitchen with top-of-the-line Italian cabinetry and professional appliances is beautifully appointed and generous in size and scale. The main floor offers a luxurious suite outfitted with an elegant marble bath and ample closets. The upper two floors offer six generous suites with large marble baths and highly finished closets. The primary suite is elegant and includes a sitting room, beautiful marble bath, and two walk-in closets. The lower level features a wellness center with steam room, dry sauna, jacuzzi, massage room, and gym. Additional features include a furnished home theatre, game room, 500 bottle wine room, safe room, additional kitchen, and staff rooms. The garage can accommodate 8 cars and has electric vehicle chargers, automatic private security door and cameras. Each of the four levels of the main residence is accessible by multiple stairways and an elegant elevator. The exterior rear grounds are private and secure. They feature numerous entertaining areas and a detached guest and pool house. Located in Forest Hills, one of the most sought-after neighborhoods in Washington, DC, the property is only minutes to the White House, Embassy Row, Rock Creek Park, and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport. Enjoy the added convenience of walking to neighborhood restaurants and shops.
Bronze Beauty - New Price - $9.995M! 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.
Built in 2016, this custom contemporary home designed by GTM Architects and built by Sandy Spring Builders is an architectural masterpiece. This modern residence is a fully automated smart home that combines elements of contemporary design and technology to create your ideal, private oasis in the desirable Berkley neighborhood within the beautifully maintained and discrete 1801 Foxhall HOA. Inside, a spacious formal entry foyer leads to the open concept main living areas with walnut floors throughout, including the library/office, mud room, formal dining room, butler's pantry, and gourmet kitchen. The kitchen features marble counters, a grand center island, stainless steel Wolf appliances and a refrigerator flush with cabinets. The breakfast area connects to the spacious great room with new custom built-ins, a gas fireplace, and access to the main level screened porch. Take the elevator or the floating walnut staircase to the upper level with 3 bedrooms and 3 full bathrooms- including the primary suite. The primary suite features a wall of floor-to-ceiling windows overlooking the rear yard and pool, two large walk-in closets with silk carpeting, and a luxurious bathroom with dual vanity sinks, a glass-enclosed shower, and soaking tub. On the west wing of the home is the spacious third bedroom with a grand sitting room complete with custom Poggenpohl built-ins, en suite bath, and private covered terrace overlooking the pool with parkland views, making this space perfect for an in-law or guest suite. The laundry room and additional bedroom with full bath complete this second level. On the third level, you will find two more bedrooms and three full bathrooms. The extensive above grade lower-level features heated floors throughout, a bedroom and full bathroom, exercise room, rec room, sauna, and a mechanical room that hosts the extensive IQ Air medical grade air filter system. All HVAC systems are suspended to minimize noise throughout the home. A large family room with a kitchenette, dining area, gas fireplace, screened in porch and access to the pool deck completes the lower-level. The heated pool includes an automated cover and all pool pumps/equipment are strategically located behind the rear fence, out of sight yet still accessible. The back yard offers unmatched levels of privacy with mature trees and serene views of Phillips Park. 1930 Foxview Circle provides a peaceful escape from city living, while just minutes away from Georgetown and downtown DC with easy access to both Reagan National and Dulles International airports.
--Price improved for an incredible value in Mass Ave Heights. Lot and home available to be purchased separately. -- An opportunity like nothing else in Washington, now or ever. Towering over prestigious Massachusetts Avenue Heights, the assemblage at 2701 32nd Street NW consists of a stately European-inspired red-brick 1930s residence and two adjacent, buildable lots, together comprising an acre of rare potential in one of the city's most sought-after neighborhoods. The existing residence, with its imposing turret, has the potential to be expanded and become one of DC's finest single family homes, currently offering five full bedrooms over five levels of living space and an attached two-car garage. Superb architectural details abound, with original fireplaces, exposed beam ceilings, numerous terraces, leaded glass windows, and a spectacular turret room where the elegant woodwork harkens back to a time where homes were individually handcrafted with the utmost attention to detail. The real potential lies in opportunity, however, where liberty has been taken to create the most turnkey process for a buyer or developer. A collaboration between renowned BarnesVanze architects and CAS Engineering has resulted in a 2021 analysis report outlining allowable building area, height, set back requirements, zoning restrictions, utilities, stormwater management, and everything in between, providing the buyer with substantial evaluation of the opportunity and assurance of what the current zoning/code will allow for this development. With plans to expand the current home, construct a grand residence on the adjoining lots, or build two additional homes, advanced preparation has been taken to offer flexibility while utilizing every square inch of the priceless land available. 3D models, floor plans, and color renderings of each proposal are readily available, allowing you to visualize your dreams and meet all construction guidelines. With an acre of prime, quiet, elevated land, and easy access to the best Washington has to offer, 2701 32nd Street NW is not an opportunity to be missed.
On a quiet, cobblestone block in historic Georgetown, stands a refined residence, fully renovated over several years by Smith Architectural Group. Meticulous thought went into every facet of this home. Original details are married with modern design elements so seamlessly that it feels as if they were always there. Upon entry, guests are offereda0;views through the grand foyer to the reception rooms, a tranquil private garden, and an open well staircase. The formal living room boasts southern exposure and restored original windows with beveled glass. The stunning natural light extends through an opening to the dining room, which is illuminated by a Louis XV style, ormolu chandelier and gilt candle sconces in the evening, adding an opulent glow to dinner parties. Nesting doors separate the modern Bulthaup kitchen, perfectly designed for intimate gatherings or catered events alike. A series of French doors provide soft natural light, illuminating Caesarstone countertops extending the length of the twelve foot island, as well as along the perimeter. Informal seating gives guests front row seats to witness the home chef prepare picture perfect meals with a Gaggenau appliance suite, including integrated gas range and double ovens, that melds flawlessly with the modern aesthetic. Wine is perfectly chilled and at the ready in the dual zone wine fridge, whether enjoying the show in the kitchen or warming up by the fire in the informal living room beyond. When the weather is right, dine al fresco on the private wrap arounda0;terrace, featured in Gardens of Georgetown, by Edith Nalle Schafer, allowing the sound of the serene water feature to carry you away. As the evening draws to a close, a three story glass and steel installation by Graham Caldwell guides you upstairs, suspended below a skylight with the promise of a dance of light the next day. Entering the primary suite, one's eye is drawn outside to a long balcony, then to the sumptuous bedroom, flanked by two ensuite bathrooms with walls clad in ethereal, reverse painted glass, and walk-in closets with bespoke organization systems. Each bathroom features a seamless glass enclosed shower, the larger of which boasts a Kohler steam shower for a true in-home spa experience whenever the mood strikes, while a separate soaking tub with adjacent TV offers a further venue for relaxation. An additional four hotel inspired bedroom suites occupy the remainder of the second and third floors. Overlooking the top of the staircase, where the Graham Caldwell installation ''Ejecta'' meets the sun, a spacious den is ideal for a home office or private getaway. Staff quarters, including full kitchen, full bath, and laundry facilities are located in the fully finished basement, with ample storage space. A secure, two-car garage opens to the alley behind this mini-estate in Georgetown.
The Decatur House, located at 2812 N Street, NW, is extraordinary - even by the standards of the East Village of Georgetown which is filled with wonderful Federal mansions. This stunning and authentic 1779 brick residence still retains the glorious grounds that surrounded it when it was first built. In addition to visual magnificence it has a storied history which links the house to the national and colonial record of the United States. The house was the home of Susan Decatur who took refuge there after her husband, a Revolutionary War naval hero and Commodore of the Navy, was killed in a duel. Here, she entertained the dignitaries and the celebrities of the young America. The house is filled with history and maintains much of its original floor plan and details, a rare trait. The house was completely renovated at the beginning of the current owner's tenure and has been faithfully maintained since then by the District's most skilled contractors and tradesmen. The facade is a perfect example of Federal architecture. The entire entry level has 12.5' ceilings. In proportion to this volume of space are the oversized windows and large fireplaces. The great drawing room is 34' long and flanked by two fireplaces and four sets of French doors which lead out to the covered porch. Beyond the great drawing room is the dining room which matches the grandeur and elegance of the previous space at almost 30' long. There are three bedrooms including the primary bedroom and three full baths on the second floor. The entire floor has ceilings over 11', and two of the bedrooms have French doors opening to the south balcony. The top floor of the house has two charming bedrooms of equal size. Each has two sets of south-facing dormers, its own full bath, and good closets and built-ins. There are two walk-in cedar closets at the end of the hallway, one with an original dormer window inside. The property also has off street parking for two cars.
Luxe Urban Living! This exceptional Penthouse Condo in the Ritz Carlton Residences is the perfect blend of contemporary elegance and upscale comfort. With two levels and over 5,000 square feet of living space, this home features a fabulous rooftop terrace with 360-degree views of the city including the Washington Monument, the Washington National Cathedral, and Georgetown University. Immediately upon entering the gracious foyer you will feel the spaciousness and warmth of this spectacular home. With a wonderful flow for entertaining, every room exudes opulence with custom built-ins, floor-to-ceiling windows, a wood-burning fireplace, and access to private balconies. The gourmet kitchen will delight the home chef with professional-grade appliances including the Thermador professional six burner gas cooktop, Viking professional double wall oven, the Subzero refrigerator, and two Miele dishwashers. The private owner's suite is serene and relaxing with a private balcony, two spacious walk-in closets, and a sumptuous marble bathroom offering a deep soaking tub, bidet, and walk-in shower. There are two additional bedrooms with ensuite baths and a home office with an ensuite bath also on this level. There are two staircases that lead to the upper level. One to the loft space with a full bath and the other to a home gym. Both spaces are connected by the expansive wrap-around rooftop terrace. The Residences offer owners many conveniences as well as a dedicated residential team that provides the legendary services for which The Ritz-Carlton is renowned. The residence amenities include butler service, 24-hour concierge service, and car valet services, as well as Ritz-Carlton hotel amenities such as room service, housekeeping, and dry-cleaning services, arranged through a house account. Three assigned garage parking spaces are included. Conveniently located in the West End, minutes from Georgetown and Foggy Bottom, steps to Equinox Sports Club, Soul Cycle, Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Chef Geof's and so many more restaurants, shops, and everyday conveniences. Note: additional unit for sale in the building, see DCDC2059410