This week’s Best New Listings includes a Shaw rowhouse on a hidden block and a Brookland bungalow with a sandbox.
Exposed Brick, Bays and an English Basement Rental
On a hidden block in Shaw, this rowhouse offers nearly 3,600 square feet of space, including a spacious one-bedroom English basement that can legally operate as a rental unit. The open-concept main level has exposed red brick walls, a bay window and an archtop built-in shelving unit, and columns beneath the staircase create a built-in L-shaped bench above cubbies. A wide archway on the other side of the stair opens into the dining room, which overlooks an adjacent kitchen with breakfast bar and subway tile backsplash. The owner's bedroom has a bay window nook and a custom walk-through closet leading to the en-suite bath with double sink, glass block window and a tub alongside a frameless glass shower stall. The house also has a rear deck and parking pad.
- Full Listing: 930 Westminster Street NW (map)
- Price: $1,560,000
- Bedrooms: Four
- Bathrooms: 3.5
- Square Feet: 3,578
- Year Built: 1885
- Listing Agent: Roby Thompson, Long & Foster Real Estate
Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.
Butcher Block Countertops, Cubbies and a Sandbox
Across town in Brookland, this craftsman bungalow offers a front porch and an abundance of yard space. Columns define the entrance to the living room to the right of the entry hall and create built-in shelving cubbies across from a stone fireplace. Wood paneled french doors lead into the formal dining room with tray ceiling, which also has access to an office bonus room with recessed shelving built into a nook. The tiled kitchen is divided on either side of the doorway, with white cabinets and a stove integrated into butcher block countertops beneath a stainless steel hood, where a series of windows create a sunroom-like nook. Three brightly-lit bedrooms each have walk-in closets and share a full bath upstairs, while a fourth bedroom sits in the tiled basement. The rear yard also has a two-car parking pad and a garage with a sandbox play area wedged between the garage and a fence.
- Full Listing: 2027 Newton Street NE (map)
- Price: $749,000
- Bedrooms: Four
- Bathrooms: 2.5
- Square Feet: 1,743
- Year Built: 1928
- Listing Agents: Kelly Ann Gray, Michael Gailey, Compass
This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best-new-listings-a-hidden-shaw-rowhouse-and-a-brookland-bungalow-with-a-sa/15254.
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