Under Contract in Under a Day in Historic Hyattsville

  • January 24th 2022

by Nena Perry-Brown

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This week's installment of Under Contract includes three houses around the DC area, including one that sold on the day it listed.

Seven Days for a Sears Kit Craftsman

Located on a quarter-acre lot in Riverdale, this Sears kit Craftsman house went under contract on its seventh day on the market. The house has a petite brick tile front porch and original details throughout the interior, like the brick fireplace in the living room and the wall of cabinets in the kitchen. The top floor houses two bedrooms beneath cove ceilings and a spacious bonus room with a pillar, and the house also has an unfinished basement with a stone fireplace and a half-bath, and a deep driveway to a detached garage/workshop.

  • Full Listing: 6109 63rd Avenue (map)
  • Price: $425,000
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 1.5
  • Square Feet: 1,626
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Days on Market: Seven
  • Listing Agent: Ann Barrett, Long & Foster Real Estate

A Week for a Craftsman with An Accessory Building

This four-bedroom Craftsman in 16th Street Heights also went under contract after a week on the market. The interior of the home retains the original wood trim, floors, and doors, along with quirky features like attached bedrooms and deep walk-in closets with traditional built-ins. The carpeted lower level comes with a bedroom and a full bath, and there is also a rear porch and a detached accessory building in the backyard beyond.

  • Full Listing: 1423 Decatur Street NW (map)
  • Price: $891,423
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 2,256
  • Year Built: 1918
  • Days on Market: Seven
  • Listing Agent: Elizabeth Russell, Long & Foster Real Estate

Photo courtesy of TruPlace.

Under Contract in Under a Day

Over in Historic Hyattsville, this colonial was already under contract by the time UrbanTurf featured the listing. The house comes ready for customization courtesy of the carpeted lower level with a full bath and the unfinished attic. The living room has a wood-burning fireplace with a mantel that extends to create built-in shelving beneath, and there is a sunroom on the main level with a brick accent wall. The house also comes with an attached garage and has a spacious rear yard with mature trees.

  • Full Listing: 5711 39th Avenue (map)
  • Price: $599,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 2,241
  • Year Built: 1931
  • Days on Market: <One
  • Listing Agent: Silvana Dias, Long & Foster Real Estate

Photo courtesy of Paul Latallo.

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This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/under-contract-in-under-a-day-in-historic-hyattsville/19178.

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