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$8 Million and Up: The DC Area’s 3 Biggest Home Sales in 2021

by UrbanTurf Staff

Today, UrbanTurf is pausing as we approach the middle of the year to look back on the most expensive home sales in the DC region so far in 2021. 


An $8.4 Million Sale Off Embassy Row

This six-bedroom European inspired home in DC is the third priciest home sale in the region this year. It closed for $8,375,000 in February. The home, located in the Woodland-Normanstone neighborhood off Embassy Row, was renovated by Barnes-Vanze Architects  in 2014, a renovation that added a heated swimming pool to the grounds. The almost 13,000-square foot house also has large rooms for entertaining and backs up to an expanse of parkland. 

  • Full Listing: 2520 30th Street NW (map)
  • Sales Price: $8,375,000
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: Six
  • Square Feet: 12,821
  • Year Built: 1958
  • Listing Agents: Patrick Chauvin, Brad House, Compass

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13,000 Square Feet on Six Acres in Potomac

This sprawling Nantucket-inspired home in Potomac not far from Congressional Country Club sold in March for $8.5 million. Built in 2002, the home has seven bedrooms and spreads out over 13,000 square feet on six acres. An $8.5 million price tag results in home features that buyers aren't likely to find at many other residences. With this home, those features include a putting green, 27-foot ceilings in the owner's bathroom and three heated garages with space for eight cars.

  • Full Listing: 9210 Fox Meadow Lane (map)
  • Price: $8.5 million
  • Bedrooms: 7
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • Square Feet: 13,415
  • Year Built: 2002
  • Listing Agents: Wendy Banner, Julia Fortin, Long & Foster

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$11 Million For Maison Vendome

The most expensive home sale in the DC region in 2021 also comes with its own name. Maison Vendome is a six-bedroom estate in McLean that sold in April for $11 million. Built in 2007, Maison Vendome was styled in the mold of a French manor home from the 19th century. The house has its own ballroom with a wet bar from which a library is accessible via a hidden panel. The property also has a climate controlled wine cellar, a 12-seat home theater, an indoor basketball court, as well as full spa offerings including an indoor pool, sauna, steam room, and massage room. 

  • Full Listing: 1005 Founders Ridge Lane (map)
  • Price: $11 million
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: 12
  • Square Feet: 13,035
  • Year Built: 2007
  • Listing Agent: Mark Lowham, TTR Sotheby's International Realty

This article originally published at http://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/8-million-and-up-the-3-priciest-homes-sales-in-the-dc-area/18362

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