Best New Listings: Nooks Both New and from the 1920s

  • December 3rd 2021

by Nena Perry-Brown

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This week’s Best New Listings includes three-bedroom houses in Chevy Chase DC and Virginia Square, and a new one-bedroom in Mount Vernon Triangle.

A New One-Bedroom in Mount Vernon Triangle

This one-bedroom unit in Mount Vernon Triangle is expected to deliver later this month. The living area has an exposed brick wall and a bay window facing a kitchen with gray glass subway-style backsplash. A few steps down, a bay in the hall creates an office nook, and the bathroom has black tile floors and an exposed brick column. The angular bedroom has a painted brick wall, a walk-in closet with a washer/dryer, and access to a balcony.

  • Full Listing: 459 Massachusetts Avenue NW, #24 (map)
  • Price: $499,900
  • Bedrooms: One
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Square Feet: 653
  • HOA Fees: $293/month
  • Year Built: 2021
  • Listing Agent: Desiree Blackstone, Urban Pace, a Long & Foster Company

A Spanish-Style Colonial in Chevy Chase

This home is one of a series of Spanish colonials on a single block in Chevy Chase DC. The living room has a white-painted brick wood-burning fireplace, and the family room has quadruple exposure courtesy of a deep skylight. The kitchen has retro cabinetry, a built-in desk, and French doors out to the rear deck. The upstairs landing is roomy enough for a seating or office area, and the house also has a partially-finished basement and a detached one-car garage.

  • Full Listing: 3121 Northampton Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1,295,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 2,392
  • Year Built: 1926
  • Listing Agents: Claudia Donovan, Pam Wye, Compass

Photo courtesy of Chris Ellenbogen.

An Efficient Virginia Square Bungalow

This three-bedroom bungalow is laid out to maximize its interior and exterior space. The living room has built-in shelving flanking a deep box-like window seat nook, as well as access to a narrow sunroom with sliding glass doors out to the deck. The kitchen has large charcoal herringbone tile floors, white subway tile walls, a floating hood above the stove, and an attached sunroom-like breakfast room with corner banquette, itself around the corner from a narrow mudroom area off the side door. There is also a spacious screened-in porch with heaters, a TV, a ceiling fan, and access to the deck.

  • Full Listing: 3912 14th Street N (map)
  • Price: $1,135,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Feet: 1,900
  • Year Built: 1921
  • Listing Agent: Diane Lewis, Washington Fine Properties

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best-new-listings-nooks-both-new-and-from-the-1920s/19012.

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