This week’s Best New Listings includes a narrow Kalorama condo and spacious homes in Chevy Chase, Maryland and Brookland, DC.
A Spacious Rancher in Chevy Chase
This three-bedroom rancher sits behind a manicured front lawn two blocks from one of Chevy Chase's major intersections. A flagstone panel fireplace and exposed wooden beams along the vaulted ceiling anchor the living area of the open-concept main room. The U-shaped kitchen sits in one corner of the main room, overlooking a breakfast area beneath a cove ceiling illuminated by a series of near floor-to-ceiling windows. The owner's suite has double exposure and over-sized windows, in addition to access to an L-shaped, covered rear porch; the second and third bedrooms also have private access to the porch. The house has an attached garage and an unfinished basement with separate access to the fenced-in backyard.
- Full Listing: 7904 Cypress Place (map)
- Price: $995,000
- Bedrooms: Three
- Bathrooms: 2.5
- Square Feet: 2,164
- Year Built: 1950
- Listing Agent: Alyssa Crilley, Washington Fine Properties
Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.
An Outsized Amount of Space in Brookland
In the heart of the Brookland neighborhood, this deceptively spacious craftsman takes advantage of rear additions and a surprisingly expansive back yard. The house enters into the living room with white-painted brick fireplace opposite a wall of built-ins partially concealing the staircase. An archway leads into the formal dining room, which also accommodates the breakfast bar portion of the bi-level kitchen countertops. The kitchen has an integrated cooktop beneath stainless steel hood and tiled backsplash; the oven is stacked amid built-in shelving across from a wet bar. Both the kitchen and dining room open to the adjacent family room that has a stone panel fireplace and triple exposure. The lower level has a kitchenette which, along with the full bath, allows the basement to double as a studio in-law suite.
- Full Listing: 1509 Lawrence Street NE (map)
- Price: $989,000
- Bedrooms: Four
- Bathrooms: 3.5
- Square Feet: 2,300
- Year Built: 1927
- Listing Agent: Jacob Abbott, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices PenFed Realty
French Doors Galore in a Kalorama Condo
From the street, the property housing this Kalorama condo reads like a pair of duplex units. This two-bedroom condo occupies one level of the interior and enjoys many house-like features. There is a bay with oversized windows at one end of the living/dining room, with an angled white brick fireplace sitting next to a set of french doors with leaded glass panels. On the other side of those doors, a recently-renovated kitchen with slate tiled floors contrasts white cabinetry with granite countertops and grey tiled backsplashes. Another set of french doors opens from the kitchen into the second bedroom, where a fireplace with tiled surround and mantle with built-in mirror sits flanked by oversized windows. Another set of french doors stretch nearly floor-to-ceiling courtesy of a transom, leading out to a porch-like balcony. The unit also comes with a garage parking space.
- Full Listing: 2011 Kalorama Road NW, #3 (map)
- Price: $659,000
- Bedrooms: Two
- Bathrooms: One
- Square Feet: 943
- HOA Fees: $340/month
- Year Built: 1900
- Listing Agents: Robert Crawford, Tyler Jeffrey, Washington Fine Properties
This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best-new-listings-abundant-space-from-brookland-to-chevy-chase/14646.
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