Best New Listings: Mount Pleasant, Columbia Heights and 16th Street Heights

by Mark Wellborn

In this week’s edition of Best New Listings, we feature a sunny one-bedroom in Mount Pleasant with parking and “elbow room,” a three-bedroom penthouse in Columbia Heights with an 800 square-foot roof deck and a five-bedroom traditional American Foursquare in 16th Street Heights.

Sunny Mount Pleasant One-Bedroom with Parking and Elbow Room


1651 Lamont Street NW, #2A (map)

  • Price: $379,900
  • Bedrooms: One
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Square Footage: 768

Most one-bedrooms in DC are small spaces that are just a step up from a studio, so it is nice to see that not all units fit this mold. This sunny condo in the heart of Mount Pleasant has almost 800 square feet of interior space, including a very spacious living and dining area that is flooded with light from six windows. (As the listing notes, the eventual buyer will probably not have to wonder “Where do I put this table?”) The kitchen was renovated recently and the unit also comes with a parking space. For the full listing, click here.

Three-Bedroom Columbia Heights Penthouse With 800 Square-Foot Roof Deck


1348 Euclid Street NW, #407 (map)

  • Price: $675,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Year Built: 2005

This three-bedroom penthouse in Columbia Heights has the amenity that every home buyer seems to desire these days: private outdoor space. At just over 800 square feet, the private roof deck that comes with this unit has plenty of room to host a BBQ or a late-night soiree. The penthouse also has the largest floor plan in the five-year-old Verona Parc Condominium that includes a couple of loft spaces and a cantilever staircase that swings down into the living room. For the full listing, click here.

Traditional American Foursquare in 16th Street Heights


1233 Crittenden Street NW (map)

  • Price: $699,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Year Built: 1911

The American Foursquare is a home type that gained popularity in the early 20th century with a square design and usually four large, boxy rooms to a floor, and a large front porch with wide stairs. This five-bedroom that straddles 16th Street Heights and Petowrth conforms to that style with a wrap-around front porch, an easy flow to the main floor and rooms that have a “boxy” feel. The home has a bedroom suite on the third level, two rear decks and a large backyard. For the full listing, click here.

This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best_new_listings_mount_pleasant_columbia_heights_and_16th_street_heights/2052

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