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Best New Listings: Capitol Hill, Crestwood and Bloomingdale

by Lark Turner

In this week’s Best New Listings, UrbanTurf looks at a quirky two-bedroom off Rhode Island Avenue, a colonial rowhouse on the Hill and a stately six-bedroom in Crestwood.


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An Eclectic Two-Bedroom off Rhode Island Avenue

This two-bedroom off Rhode Island Avenue in Bloomingdale has a quirky layout, but the exposed duct, preserved details and large windows make the space feel comfortable. The listing has a small balcony, a good-sized master bedroom and an open-concept layout with a bar-style serving area in the kitchen. The street is a busy one, but it’s more or less across the street from Boundary Stone and Red Hen.

  • Full Listing: 143 Rhode Island Avenue NW #5 (map)
  • Price: $439,900
  • HOA Fees: $336/month
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Year Built: 1937
  • Listing Agent: Topher Cushman, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

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A Colonial-Style Rowhouse in the Heart of the Hill

This little rowhouse, built in 1900, sits between two much-larger neighbors on the western edge of Capitol Hill. Inside the home is traditionally segmented: You walk into a living room area with a fireplace and built-ins, then to a dining room and finally to a kitchen in the back of the house. The kitchen has a pull-up bar with seating for two and leads out onto a spacious back patio. Upstairs there’s a master bedroom with a fireplace and a second bedroom with exposed beams and a skylight.

  • Full Listing: 327 Constitution Avenue NE (map)
  • Price: $749,000
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Listing Agent: Meredith Margolis, Long & Foster Real Estate

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A Stately Six-Bedroom in Crestwood

This sprawling home in Crestwood has a commanding presence on Allison Street. The large front porch leads to interconnected entertaining rooms, with an eat-in kitchen at the back. Upstairs there’s a master with an impressive bathroom suite, along with most of the bedrooms. The basement is finished with an additional bedroom. The home’s impressive backyard includes a circular flagstone patio surrounded by landscaping, a back deck for grilling and some open space, too.

  • Full Listing: 1712 Allison Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1.285 million
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: Five
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Listing Agent: Susan Isaacs, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

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