Best New Listings: A Church Turned Condo in Eckington; Inspired by Japan in Silver Spring

  • July 22nd 2022

by Ashley Hopko

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This week's Best New Listings includes a 2,600 square-foot Eckington condo, a 1920's bungalow and a home with traditional Japanese- inspired features.

A Four-Bedroom Eckington Condo

This 2,600 square-foot Eckington condo is part of a two-unit development that was converted from a former church. The listing stands out with floor-to-ceiling windows, Calacatta Quartz countertops in the kitchen and bathrooms, light wood floors and recessed lighting. The kitchen has white cabinetry that blends into the surrounding walls creating a seamless look. The primary suite is located on the second level and has a large walk-in closet with an elaborate built-in dresser system, as well as space for a couch or reading nook. Dual sinks, a bathtub, a waterfall shower and an enclosed private toilet area can be found in the bathroom built for two. Stairs going up from the second level lead directly to the roof deck, which offers views of the city. For those with cars, there's an open-air garage with an electric car charging port.

  • Full Listing: 2100 4th Street NE, Unit 2 (map)
  • Price: $1,250,000
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • HOA: $225/month 
  • Square Feet: 2,618
  • Year Built: 2022 
  • Listing Agent: Jared Russell, Keller Williams Capital Properties

A Langdon Bungalow With Room to Grow

The new owners of this four-bedroom bungalow will enjoy features such as the original warm-hued hardwood floors on the main story and unique architectural angles that give the home character. The attic was fully finished by the owners in the 1990s' to act as an entertainment room. On the main floor, the dining area is shaped by octagonal popout windows, and a cutout in the wall acts as a serving bar from the kitchen. Bedrooms on the second story each offer closet space and large windows. Out back, there is a large grassy space and a full garden area that could be used to grow fruits and vegetables. 

  • Full Listing: 3060 Thayer Street NE (map
  • Price: $675,000
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 1.5
  • Square Feet: 1,710
  • Year Built: 1920
  • Listing Agent: Amir Taba, ​​TTR Sotheby's International Realty

Photo courtesy HDBros 

Japanese Style Mid-Century Modern Home

This two-story Silver Spring home has an aesthetic inspired by Japanese culture. Examples can be seen in the home's sliding doors, privacy screens, and the Koi pond and Japanese-style garden in the backyard. With an open layout, the main room of the listing is only broken up by a large column, which also serves as storage for the kitchen. A wood-burning fireplace draws attention to the far wall in the main room. Two bedrooms can be found on the main level while another two are located on the bottom level. A tiered deck slopes down behind the home and winds its way around the yard, offering ample lounging opportunities. The finished basement could serve as the perfect game room or workspace. 

  • Full Listing: 2202 Richland Place (map
  • Price: $770,000
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: Three
  • Square Feet: 2,520
  • Year Built: 1952
  • Listing Agent: Tammy Gruner Durbin, Compass 

Photo courtesy Truplace 

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