Best New Listings: A Three-Bedroom Victorian in Takoma

by Lark Turner

In this week’s edition of Best New Listings, UrbanTurf checks out a three-bedroom Victorian house in Takoma, a two-bedroom condo in Lanier Heights and a loft in an old auto body shop in Logan Circle.

Best New Listings: A Three-Bedroom Victorian in Takoma: Figure 1

A Loft in a Former Auto Body Shop

UrbanTurf has covered the Rainbow Lofts at 1445 Church Street NW before, because it’s rare to find true loft-style living in the District. These units in a converted auto body shop about a block west of the Circle deliver with high ceilings, open floor plans and exposed brick and beams. This two-bedroom unit has built-in storage and comes with its own parking space.

  • Full Listing: 1445 Church Street NW #24 (map)
  • Price: $874,900
  • HOA Fees: $562/month
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Year Built: 1929
  • Listing Agent: Robert Johnston, Keller Williams Realty

Best New Listings: A Three-Bedroom Victorian in Takoma: Figure 2

A Two-Bedroom Condo in a Lanier Heights Rowhouse

This converted Lanier Heights rowhouse has a rare quality: it’s completely detached from its neighbors. That means side windows where walls would usually be and no noisy next-door neighbors. This top-floor, two-bedroom unit has a window-lined living room with a fireplace, a dining room with access to a private roof deck and a modern kitchen and bar. Though the common space is well-lit, a window in one of the two bedrooms is strangely situated.

  • Full Listing: 2922 18th Street NW #3 (map)
  • Price: $774,900
  • HOA Fees: $325/month
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Listing Agent: Nathan Guggenheim, Washington Fine Properties

Photo Courtesy HomeVisit

Best New Listings: A Three-Bedroom Victorian in Takoma: Figure 3

A Three-Bedroom Victorian in Takoma

This cheery blue Victorian sits in Takoma about seven minutes’ walk from the Takoma Metro and a block from the Maryland border. Outside the home has front and back yards, a porch, a lengthy driveway and a patio. Inside, the first floor has an open-concept layout, with the kitchen opening onto a dining area. The home’s bedrooms, particularly the master, are generously-sized, and there’s an in-law suite in the basement.

  • Full Listing: 7220 Blair Road NW (map)
  • Price: $850,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Year Built: 1913
  • Listing Agent: Sue Song, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage

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