There are buildings, and then there is Wardman Tower. Welcome to Penthouse Four. A unique and well-appointed spacious penthouse adorned with a modern layout that leads through gallery walls into spacious living and entertaining spaces on one side and two private bedroom quarters all with luxurious en-suite bathrooms on the opposite side. This expansive home offers an eat-in kitchen with custom cabinetry by sustainable American brand Henrybuilt; Thermador appliances; Pentalquartz coastal gray quartz countertops with Danby Royal marble backsplash. Penthouse Four offers a stunning library with a fireplace. The residence has a large open dining and living space with sweeping Monument and city views with a vantage point overlooking the Taft Bridge crossing over Rock Creek Park to Kalorama. Throughout the entire residence are gleaming herringbone 6 inch wide oak Admonter wood flooring with custom millwork and generous closet space. The primary suite bathroom has radiant heated floors; custom painted vanities with soft close cabinetry; custom designed stone tile flooring; Danby Royal tile on walls and countertops with nickel polished custom Watermark plumbing fixtures. The en-suite guest bathrooms will not disappoint with stone mosaic tile; glazed ceramic tiles on wet walls and Porcelanosa krion solid surface countertops. Penthouse Four includes 3 parking spaces and a storage closet. Penthouse Four provides a winding staircase leading up to your own private roof top terrace overlooking the city and the iconic National Cathedral. Numerous balconies with palladium windows complete this stately residence built by Henry Wardman in the 1920s and recently reimagined by Deborah Berke Partners. Each residence at Wardman Tower occupies part of a wing, radiating out from a central core making each residence unique. All 32 residences project toward the windows and the greenspace below landscaped by Michael Vergason Landscape Architects on 3.3 acres of lush grass, trees, and gardens. Services include 24/7 concierge with white glove service; porter; on-site building engineer; unmatched fitness center with towel service; roof terrace with gas grill; two clubrooms; catering kitchen; landscaped garden terraces. Wardman Tower is pet friendly. This final period of sales is your last chance to purchase in this iconic luxury residence at the best possible terms.
Built in 1930, this stately Federal Revival residence exudes the design and proportions typical of a popular style stemming from classical antiquity. Sited on a prominent, private lot, this stunning residence offers luxurious living with large-scale entertaining, while retaining an intimacy and warmth reserved for comfortable family living. The house has undergone extensive updating through collaboration between two masters, award-winning BOWA builders and internationally renowned interior designer Darryl Carter. The renovations were done using the highest quality fixtures and finishes with no detail overlooked. The main level features a gracious entry foyer, which leads to a handsome tiger maple paneled library/office. The elegant living room is complemented with high ceiling, impressive moldings, and a wood-burning fireplace. It opens to a light-filled family room that is surrounded by floor-to-ceiling windows on three sides and provides direct access to the terrace and rear pool-size yard. Neighboring the living room is a grand formal dining room with ornate moldings, an elegant ceiling medallion, and a newly added dry bar and china cabinet. There is a fully renovated chef's grade kitchen with large windows, high-end appliances, heated floors, abundant cabinet space, and a newly added mudroom. A breakfast room, which can be completely closed off with pocket doors, has numerous bookshelves and is illuminated by an abundance of natural light. Additionally, there is the added convenience of a newly renovated powder room. The second level includes a light-filled primary suite complemented by an impressive renovated dressing room and an elegant marble bathroom. There are two additional bedrooms on this level, two full bathrooms, and a generously proportioned second floor center hall that is flooded with sunlight by an impressive Adam-style skylight on the third floor. The remarkable third floor includes a large-scale gallery or family room with a ceiling height of nearly eleven-feet along with splendid views overlooking the rear garden, Rock Creek Park, and the National Cathedral. Additionally, on this floor there are two more bedrooms, both with large closets and their own private en-suite bathrooms. The lower level features an au-pair/staff quarters or guest suite with an en-suite bathroom, living room, and kitchenette. In addition, there is an impressive home gym with a wall of glass and high ceilings. There is a nearby powder room, laundry room, ample storage and mechanical rooms, and a separate entrance to the exterior. This exceptional residence has a three-car garage, a gorgeous pool-size flat rear yard, a covered dining terrace, and upper and lower entertaining terraces separated by an impressive antique balustrade. The four-person capacity elevator goes to all levels and there is a full-stair walk up access to the roof with three-hundred-and sixty-degree views of Washington, DC.
Stunning estate in the heart of Wesley Heights with over half an acre. Boasting seven suites with private bathrooms, four levels with 10+ foot ceiling height, and all levels with expansive backyard views. Home is nestled below street level, providing full sunlight to the main and upper levels, and total privacy on the main level. The primary bedroom includes two primary bathrooms with heated floors, each with a walk-in closet and separate lounge. Four of the upper suites includes balconies overlooking the backyard. Six total balconies on the upper two levels. Suite-level den also includes gas fireplace and balcony. The main level boasts an eat-in kitchen with heated floors and direct walk-out to terrace, a separate dining room with fireplace, and open family and living rooms can be separated by pocket doors. Spacious foyer is light filled and ornately decorated with wrought iron - providing access to the lower level and most of the main level, including the 2-room office or pool room with private entrance, powder room, and direct access to the meeting room and wine room on the lower level. Lower level includes two suites, wine room, a private staircase for the two-level office and conference room, and great room. The great room has three French doors opening to a covered patio, which continues to the terraced backyard. - Wrought iron doors and staircase banister designed and created by Patrick Cardine of the Washington National Cathedral - Clive Christian cabinets in kitchen - Separate Sub-Zero refrigerator and freezer in kitchen - WOLF kitchen cooking appliances - Sheryl Wagner fixtures in both primary bathrooms - Primary Bath 1: Black Onyx and Gold, steam shower - Primary Bath 2: Pink Quarts and Gold - Double sided fireplace between office and living room - 5 zone HVAC - 3.5-car garage + storage - 5 fireplaces: 4 wood and gas combination, 1 gas only - Wine room with attached tasting room/meeting room - Heated floors in: Kitchen, both Primary Bathrooms, foyer - 3 60+ hot-water tanks
We present another exquisite house by Rudi:d., ideally located just off Foxhall Road. This newly constructed residence of a subtly elegant, classically modern design belies the impressive interior, comprising of approximately 7000 finished square feet on three floors, and an extraordinary second lower level of an additional 3000 Sq ft., ready for Purchasers to create their dream space. A spacious center hall with its 11-foot ceilings, stunning white oak floors, leads gracefully to all public rooms, featuring a glass-sided staircase and discreetly placed powder room and elevator servicing all four floors. The main floor features a dining room with a dropped, walnut-clad tray ceiling with cove lighting, large French doors, a Giacometti-inspired console, and three sets of substantial sliding doors to allow for ease of entertaining. Opposite is the open-concept den overlooking the front garden, with a wall of walnut and metal bookcases. The beautifully scaled formal living room is privately situated on the north side of the house overlooking the parkland, with large-scaled, 16ft wide sliding glass doors opening onto a spacious, full-width terrace. Two grand floor to ceiling sliding doors which when fully open, extend the Living room entirely to the casual entertaining room (approximately 25 ft by 20 ft). This room features a Spark gas fireplace framed by bookcases, European inspired kitchen featuring Leicht cabinetry w/top of the line Gaggennau and Miele appliances. Ascending the stairs to the second floor landing, is a sitting area with large French doors, proceeding to the Master bedroom suite with two full baths and walk-in closets, with an additional three bedrooms with three full baths ensuite. Baths with Artelinea cabinets and Graff fixtures. The first lower level features a large recreation room opening onto an wide balcony, and has custom cabinets with microwave, sink and refrigerator. Also, a fifth bedroom with full bath and exterior exit, a second powder room, laundry and maintenances room and three car garage with three electric power stations are also featured on this floor. This four-level residence features a facade of painted brick, decorative recessed brick for shadow line, a limestone belt band and stucco upper facade. Also featured are aluminum clad doors and windows with custom solid wood 9-foot entrance door. Premium architectural roof shingles are used in conjunction with zinc wrapped cornicework, with recessed zinc gutters and flush mounted zinc and aluminum downspouts.
Ideally located within the sought-after Foxhall neighborhood, known for its rolling hills, mature trees, and distinguished estates, is the exclusive Phillips Park community. Beautifully designed by a masterful team of architects, builders, interior designers, and landscape architects, Phillips Park offers impeccable homes of elegant grandeur. Nearly 200 acres of bordering natural parkland provide a tranquil escape from city living for residents, while still maintaining close proximity to Georgetown, downtown DC, and the Key Bridge. Among this coveted neighborhood is this stunning contemporary residence, which is the epitome of luxurious living. No detail was overlooked in the custom construction of this architectural masterpiece, where style and sophistication meet modern day amenities and lifestyle needs. A spectacular open floor plan with 10 foot ceilings provides breadth and airiness on the main level and the two-story foyer, living room, and dining room capture an abundance of natural light. Modern day living is enhanced with the open chef s kitchen and generous family room with fireplace and built-ins, both complemented by the highest quality fixtures and finishes. There is a seamless flow from indoors to outdoors from a custom 20-foot wall of windows with a 10-foot opening to the private terrace. The second level features a large landing and includes a well-appointed master suite with a private terrace, elegant dressing room, and spa-inspired bathroom. This level also features the convenience of a game room and a tasteful office with a fireplace. The third level has a large central family room and two additional bedrooms, both with en-suite baths. The exceptionally crafted lower level has an impressive indoor basketball court with stadium seating, a media room, wine cellar, and exercise room. There are two more bedrooms on this level, including a full nanny suite with a galley kitchen and separate access to the garden. This residence also features two separate garages, a one-car garage and two-car garage with a car lift.
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 fireplaces. Sumptuous master suite with his and her baths and walk-in closets. Inviting deck off the master suite with room for dining and relaxing. Formal staircases and a convenient elevator to four of the five floors. The house and gardens have been on the Historic House and Garden Tours of Georgetown. Inviting professionally designed gardens with an ornamental fish pond. Four garages and 2 extra parking spaces. By Appointment. (Spectacular New Price.)
This property offers discriminating investors or users the opportunity to purchase a classic building with unparalleled location and presence in DC's Dupont Circle submarket. Built in 1908, the Georgian Revival style building has distinctive red brick, grand columns, extensive trim and oversized windows. It was commissioned by Samuel Walter Woodward, co-founder of the Woodward & Lothrop department store and designed by renowned Washington, DC architect, Frederic B. Pyle. The Property interior was recently brought to shell condition to assist a future owner's renovation preference. This cost-savings in demolition is effectively a blank canvas for a design of choice. The property is comprised of four levels with views of the Washington Monument as well as a large outdoor private garden and two car garage. The generous floorplates can easily accommodate multiple offices, meeting rooms and open work areas. The building is approximately 11,813 SF. This property most recently served as the Embassy of Colombia and prior to that as the Hungarian Legation. Aside from the building's historic charm, the Kalorama location, off of Embassy Row and north of Dupont Circle, is ideal. With several dozen restaurants and hotels within walking distance, and two Metro locations equally close, it is ideal for any type of office or residential use. The strength of the location is reflected in a high walk score of 94.
Built in 1926, this stately brick residence on one of the best streets in Kalorama offers over 8,000 sq. ft of elegant living space on four finished levels. This six bedroom, six and one half bathroom home features a grand center hall, refined entertaining spaces, including a gracious living room, dining room, and library, high ceilings and generous proportions throughout. Additional features include an attached indoor pool, pool house with bedroom and bathroom, private driveway and garage.
ELEVATOR AND TWO CAR TANDEM GARAGE PARKING! Known for its elegant and stately homes, Massachusetts Avenue Heights has long been the frequent choice of the international diplomatic community and prominent private citizens. 2829 Woodland Drive, a beautiful and elegant property on a 1/4 acre lot, is close to downtown DC, The National Cathedral, convenient shopping areas, restaurants and Reagan and Dulles Airports. About one mile to the nearest Metro red line stop, the area is also served by buslines for downtown commutes. From the moment you enter this exquisite Georgian home, you are immediately drawn to the graceful spiral staircase, the large formal dining room, the exquisite double living room and a sunroom with an elegant Palladian window. The gourmet cook's kitchen has a Wolf six-burner cooktop and double oven, SubZero side-by-side refrigerator, SubZero mini drink refrigerator, Bosch dishwasher, Israeli granite countertops and French doors leading to a charming tiered garden. The second and third levels offer a master bedroom suite, office, den and four additional bedrooms. On the lower level, there is a sizable family room, laundry room, a climate-controlled wine cellar and an abundance of storage space. Elevator from lower level to second floor. French doors in each room across the rear of the house lead to a luscious terraced garden extending clear to McGill Terrace. VIDEO TOUR: https://vimeo.com/541440672
Desirably located on a prominent street in the sought-after Kalorama neighborhood is this stately brick English Tudor style residence with wonderful views of Rock Creek Park. The house features multiple front gables, decorative Renaissance inspired elaborations and tall windows with additional transoms. Originally built in 1928, the residence retains many of its impressive original architectural details and has been updated to include modernizations throughout. The generous floor plan features exceptionally-scaled rooms, making this the perfect house for entertaining. Similar to that of its neighboring counterparts, the property has been a diplomatic residence for over 50 years and entertained many prominent political figures and diplomats. The house encompasses a warmth and intimacy for comfortable family living, as well as providing ample space and opportunity for grand-scale formal entertaining. The remarkable main level is filled with an abundance of natural light through large windows. An entry vestibule with a coat closet leads to the gracious front foyer, which offers a walk-in coat closet and two separate powder rooms for guests. The impressive living room, which spans the entire length of the house, features a 10' tray ceiling and an exquisite central fireplace. The formal dining room has a coffered ceiling and an additional fireplace. It provides convenient access to the rear terrace from two sets of glass-paneled French doors. The neighboring gourmet kitchen has high-end appliances and abundant storage space, providing both a butler's pantry and a walk-in pantry with a secondary refrigerator. The second level features two bedrooms, including the impressive primary suite. The primary bedroom affords a lovely dressing room, additional walk-in closet and secondary closets, an en-suite bathroom with dual vanities, and a private sitting room. The second bedroom on this floor is spacious with an en-suite bathroom. There is a wonderful second level family room or library with built-in bookshelves and a third fireplace. Adjoining the family room is a kitchenette with a stove, sink, beverage refrigerator, and pantry. The uppermost level of the residence provides a multitude of flexibility with five additional bedrooms, three bathrooms, an office, and a sitting room with a wet bar. There is an abundance of storage space on this level, including multiple walk-in closets and two cedar closets. The expansive lower level provides a large recreation room with easy access to the rear terrace and pool. There is a full bathroom, large laundry room with utility sinks, a storage pantry, and an commercial-sized walk-in refrigerator. This level also provides ample storage space and access to the oversized two-car garage. One of the most notable features of this exceptional residence is the private rear grounds, which include a large swimming pool, manicured garden, and a covered patio. A driveway provides additional off-street parking for numerous cars. The residence is just steps from Mitchell Park, Rock Creek Park, and many fine shops and restaurants. It is also a short drive to three major airports. Five former U.S. presidents, including Barack Obama, have resided in Kalorama.
Magnificent Embassy Row mansion spanning over 9,600 square feet of unparalleled finish and design. Built in 1907, this five story Beaux Arts townhouse was originally designed by renowned architect George Totten with classic Kalorama entertaining floors. Recently renovated by acclaimed architect Christian Zapatka to modernize elements but maintained its original elegant character. The house features include an elevator, ornate moldings, multiple fireplaces, impressive ceiling height, large scale rooms and staff quarters. The first level includes a gracious foyer, parlor, dual sitting rooms, office/ sunroom that accesses a rear outdoor terrace, and a powder room. The second level features a spacious living room with views of Embassy Row, gallery, formal dining room, kitchen and powder room. The third level includes a deluxe primary suite with a sitting room, luxurious bath with his and hers sinks, soaking tub and walk-in shower, large dressing room, and an additional bedroom suite. The fourth floor has two bedroom suites, kitchenette and laundry room. The lower level has a wine cellar, exercise room, multiple storage rooms and a full bath. Diplomatic zoning overlay.
JUST LISTED! NEIGHBORHOOD TREASURE! 1898 grand jewel of historic Cleveland Park in ethereally beautiful setting on tranquil Newark Street with unrivaled privacy and serene city views from multiple large porches and over 1/3 acre of lush surrounding gardens and patios with heated saltwater POOL! Breathtaking turreted Queen Anne facade reveals an expansive, airy interior with 9'+ ceilings and grand-scale, sun-drenched rooms, each with uniquely beautiful artistic windows and millwork - turnkey RENOVATED throughout for today's tastes with countless exquisite perioda0;architecturala0;details preserved. Ideal floor plan on main level with NEW open kit/fam room with level walkout to pool patio, breakfast area, and separate mudroom entrance from wide private driveway and garage, large double living room/library, dining room and foyer with grand stairway all walkout to surrounding private outdoor space. Master suite with new bath and dressing room, 2 additional bedrooms with additional full bath and turret rooma0;+ laundry on second floor. 2 large bedrooms, 2 full baths on third floor. Spacious, renovated lower level. Plentiful parking and just steps to schools, shops, restaurants, & metro!