Best New Listings: Cleveland Park, Takoma Park and Embassy Row

by Shilpi Paul

In this week’s edition of Best New Listings, we look at a multi-use duplex in Takoma Park, a 1,560 square-foot co-op in North Cleveland Park, and a five-bedroom colonial on Massachusetts Avenue.

Best New Listings: Cleveland Park, Takoma Park and Embassy Row: Figure 1

A Multi-Use Takoma Park Duplex

This sun-filled duplex in Takoma Park sits about a block from Carroll Avenue and a five-minute walk from the Metro. The house, which consists of two units, is well maintained, sturdy and charming. Both units have a fireplace in the living room and a screened-in front porch, which the current residents fill with comfy seating and what looks like a day bed. The small guest house in the backyard has a sleeping loft, and the finished basement is currently being used as an exercise room.

Best New Listings: Cleveland Park, Takoma Park and Embassy Row: Figure 2

1,560 Square-Foot Co-op in a Cleveland Park Tudor

This three-bedroom co-op in a Tudor building in North Cleveland Park has a very large living space that is lit up by windows and offers several different seating areas. The kitchen is a little tight, but the unit appears to have some nice views into the leafy, quiet neighborhood nearby. Like many co-ops, the monthly fees might induce some sticker shock. At $862, the fee (includes property taxes) is steep, but for buyers willing to pay and work with a co-op board, this is a mellow, peaceful option.

  • Full listing: 3016 Tilden Street NW, #201 (map)
  • Price: $650,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Footage: 1,560
  • Listing Agent: Joseph Berman, Long & Foster

Best New Listings: Cleveland Park, Takoma Park and Embassy Row: Figure 3

Large Massachusetts Avenue Home With a Lighthouse Getaway

This five-bedroom, 3,600-square foot home is located just west of Wisconsin Avenue on a less-trafficky section of Massachusetts Avenue. The recently renovated four-story home has five bedrooms, a fancy sound system, a landscaped yard, and a beautiful kitchen and bathrooms. Our favorite part, however, is the finished attic — the sloped ceilings and rounded windows make it feel like a lighthouse getaway.

  • Full listing: 3917 Massachusetts Ave NW (map)
  • Price: $1.399 million
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Square Footage: 3,600
  • Listing Agent: Nancy Itteilag, Long & Foster

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This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/best_new_listings_cleveland_park_takoma_park_and_embassy_row/5268

1 Comment

  1. anon said at 10:20 am on Monday March 12, 2012:
    A fee of $862 on a 1,560 sq. ft. apartment is not steep compared to most.

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