Best New Listings: A Tesla Two Bedroom; Up on East Capitol

by Nena Perry-Brown

This week’s Best New Listings features all semi-detached homes in Brightwood, U Street and Capitol View.

A Two-Bedroom Tailored to Your Tesla

Just off the U Street Corridor, this corner rowhouse has a clean, modern interior aesthetic courtesy of a renovation by Fowlkes Studio. A white-painted brick wall runs the length of the open concept main level. The living area and dining area are separated by a door to the side yard, and the level ends in a kitchen with a Quartzite waterfall island and waterfall countertop with a panel-concealed refrigerator. Slatted wood frames a skylight on the upstairs landing, where the bedrooms share a skylight full bath. The fenced-in slate patio is attached to a parking pad with a Tesla charging port.

  • Full Listing: 1901 12th Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1,099,000
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: 1.5
  • Square Feet: 1,200
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Listing Agent: Matthew Cheney, Washington Fine Properties

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.

An Updated End Unit in Brightwood

This semi-detached home in Brightwood sits between Georgia Avenue and Rock Creek Park. Through an archway to the left of the front door is the living room, with its white, wood-burning fireplace, and the formal dining room is through another archway with a bright sitting room attached. The adjacent kitchen is separated from the sitting room by a granite-topped breakfast bar. The owner's bedroom has an archtop alcove, and the huge basement has a tiled rec room and half-bath. The house also has a narrow side yard and a deep backyard with a paved, fenced-in parking pad patio and a small rear deck.

  • Full Listing: 1320 Sheridan Street NW (map)
  • Price: $700,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 2,456
  • Year Built: 1932
  • Listing Agents: Eric Stewart, Deborah Zech, Long & Foster Real Estate

A Three-Bedroom on East Capitol Street

While this semi-detached house is on East Capitol Street, one of the city's quadrant-defining thoroughfares, it is set several steps up an incline. Sitting four blocks from Benning Road Metro station, the house also has a a large front porch and a huge multi-level yard with rear parking pad. A side archtop door leads into a generous foyer with the original mirrored door to the basement stairs. A farmhouse kitchen has a built-in wine rack and a breakfast bar; the open adjacent dining area enjoys a bay. The front bedroom upstairs has symmetrical pairs of closets and archtop alcoves, and the second bedroom has a wall of built-ins. The partially-finished basement has white-painted brick walls.

  • Full Listing: 4944 East Capitol Street NE (map)
  • Price: $365,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Square Feet: 1,308
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Listing Agents: Jackie Sink, Crystal Crittenden, Compass

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best-new-listings-a-tesla-two-bedroom-up-on-east-capitol/14874

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