Best New Listings: Solar Panels and Sunrooms, from Northeast to Silver Spring

by Nena Perry-Brown

This week’s Best New Listings includes four-bedroom houses near the Arboretum and the Beltway, and a six-bedroom in Chevy Chase.

Solar-Powered Near the Arboretum

On a corner lot a couple of blocks from the Arboretum, this four-bedroom house greets visitors with a screened-in front porch. The galley kitchen beyond has herringbone tile backsplashes, a copper farmhouse basin sink, and a decorative wooden hood above the stove. A full bathroom on the main level has board and batten walls except for the subway tiles along the walls of the shower/tub. The stairs walk directly into the carpeted owner's suite, which has a cove ceiling, and the bathroom has a glass block-partitioned shower stall with mini subway tiles. The tiled-floor lower level has clerestory windows throughout, including in the spacious rec room, and a separate exit to the garden-framed backyard with patio/parking pad. The house is also outfitted with solar panels.

  • Full Listing: 2200 S Street NE (map)
  • Price: $679,900
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: Three
  • Square Feet: 1,876
  • Year Built: 1937
  • Listing Agents: Michael Lederman, Brian O Hora, Compass

A Center-Hall with a Large Sunroom

This mid-century center-hall colonial is just off the Beltway in the North Hills of Silver Spring. The U-shaped kitchen has a breakfast bar peninsula abutting the dining room, and the living room has a wood-burning fireplace next to gridded glass doors that open out to a sunroom with a cove ceiling. The sunroom also has glass doors beside identical picture windows, creating seamless flow onto the spacious deck. Each of the bedrooms upstairs has double exposure, and the carpeted lower level has a media nook built in under the stairs. The house also comes with a one-car garage.

  • Full Listing: 9617 Sutherland Road (map)
  • Price: $675,000
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 1.5
  • Square Feet: 2,039
  • Year Built: 1949
  • Listing Agents: Susan Kirn, Natalie Perez, Donna Kerr Group

A Nearly 6,600 Square-Foot Six Bedroom

Over in Chevy Chase, this six-bedroom house has a front driveway to an interior two-car garage. To the left of the foyer, the bright living room has a fireplace between tall, narrow windows. The family room has wood walls, a modern fireplace, and an L-shaped window seat with cabinets beneath. The eat-in kitchen has two sinks, an island with wine storage, stainless steel countertops, along with windows into the screened-in porch, one of which is a service window with a shelf. The third floor has two large rooms with sitting areas, one of which has a window seat, and access to storage and utility rooms. The carpeted lower level has a stone fireplace, a bedroom, and a full bath, and the rear deck has a spiral stair down to a covered patio.

  • Full Listing: 3725 Harrison Street NW (map)
  • Price: $2,595,000
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: 5.5
  • Square Feet: 6,594
  • Year Built: 1999
  • Listing Agent: Nancy Taylor Bubes, Washington Fine Properties

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best-new-listings-solar-panels-and-sunrooms-from-northeast-to-silver-spring/16868

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