Best New Listings: A 14th Street Penthouse; A Bloomingdale Grand Dame

  • March 31st 2023

by Ashley Hopko

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This week's Best New Listings includes a 14th Street penthouse with extensive patio space, a bright home in Kensington and a Bloomingdale Grand Dame.


A Kensington Home With Rentable Suite

With large windows and lofty ceilings, this Kensington home lets in lots of natural light. Large entryways connect all the rooms on the main level including a formal living room with light wooden ceiling beams and a kitchen with seafoam green subway-tiled backsplash. A private sitting room off the dining area is accessible through two glass French doors, and the primary suite, with a full bathroom, is located on the top story. The private rentable basement includes tiled flooring, a full kitchen with granite counters and a walk-out exit to the backyard. A screened patio can be found out back as well. 

  • Full Listing: 4025 Lawrence Avenue (map)
  • Price: $799,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: Four
  • Square Feet: 2,217
  • Year Built: 1950 
  • Listing Agent: Alizon Reggioli, JPAR Stellar Living

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A Grand Dame in Bloomingdale 

Located at the end of a Bloomingdale block, this Grand Dame includes lots of elegant features - such as a custom spiral stairwell, vintage subway tile in the former vestibule entry and the original pine flooring and trim. All the bedrooms have unique architectural angles, such as the mezzanine level room featuring a blue circus tent-like ceiling. This level also has a window made from bulletproof glass reclaimed from a Baltimore bank vault. The top level is the entry point to the roof deck, which offers sweeping views of the city beyond. A sub-basement unit could be rented out and includes a full kitchen and a private entry. 

  • Full Listing: 114 W Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1,299,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Square Feet: 2,936
  • Year Built: 1908 
  • Listing Agents: Renee Peres & Suzanne DesMarais, Compass

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A Two-Story 14th Street Penthouse 

This two-story 14th Street condo features two spacious private patios and industrial finishes - including metal guardrails and exposed piping. Both bedrooms on the main floor include a bathroom but the primary suite also offers access to a small patio overlooking the street below. At the center of the floor plan, there's a huge area for an entertainment center, overlooked by the kitchen breakfast bar which stands out with wood paneling and light-colored cabinetry. Accessible from the top story, the roof deck almost rivals the square footage of the interior space and offers views of the Capitol Dome. Other building amenities include a private parking garage.

  • Full Listing: 2125 14th Street NW, #903 (map)
  • Price: $1,089,000
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Feet: 1,202
  • Year Built: 2007
  • Listing Agents: Jeff Lockard & Andrew Smith, TTR Sotheby's International Realty

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