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Best New Listings: Two Hidden Places and a Reversal

by Nena Perry-Brown

This week’s Best New Listings include a new condo and two restored rowhouses that lie on two of UrbanTurf’s Hidden Places.


Best New Listings: Two Hidden Places and a Reversal: Figure 1

Lincoln Park Rowhouse with Reversed Master Suite

Upon entry, this traditional rowhouse a few blocks from Lincoln Park looks like the average restored early-20th century home, with a transom at the front door and original hardwood floors and wood-framed doorways. The kitchen sports a massive waterfall countertop and a pitched ceiling where it exits back into the main hallway; the adjacent dining area features French doors that open onto an enclosed rear deck. However, the master suite has a unique reverse arrangement, leading with the skylit bathroom, which includes a standalone tub and separate shower stall in addition to a seating area. Just past the bathroom is the sunroom-style sleeping area.

  • Full Listing: 1435 A Street SE (map)
  • Price: $759,500
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Feet: 1,080
  • Year Built: 1918
  • Listing Agent: Renee Peres, DCRE Residential


Best New Listings: Two Hidden Places and a Reversal: Figure 2

Uniform on the Outside, Modernized on the Inside

This new three-bedroom condo on the eastern edge of Logan Circle looks like all of its French Street neighbors from the exterior; however, the interior is much more contemporary and minimalist. Finishes include recessed lighting throughout and floating stairs as well as an all-white kitchen with quartz countertops and uniform cabinetry concealing the refrigerator. At the top of the stairs is another modern addition by way of a bonus room that leads to a wooden roof deck.

  • Full Listing: 930 French Street NW, #2 (map)
  • Price: $1,395,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 1,695
  • Year Built: 1900
  • HOA Fees: $268/month
  • Listing Agents: Rob Sanders and Brent Jackson, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty


Best New Listings: Two Hidden Places and a Reversal: Figure 3

A 672 Square-Foot Hidden Alleyway Rowhouse

Back near Lincoln Park, this Federal rowhouse on Gessford Court is efficiently laid-out for being smaller than 700 square feet. The main floor makes use of an open floorplan and leads out to a brick-paved rear patio. Oversized windows flood the house with natural light. A pull-down ladder provides access to an attic that offers additional storage space.

  • Full Listing: 3 Gessford Court SE (map)
  • Price: $599,900
  • Bedrooms: Two
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Square Feet: 672
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Listing Agent: Dare Johnson, Compass

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This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/bnl_two_rowhouses_hidden_places/12423

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