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Under Contract: One Week For Two Units Off 16th

  • April 11th

by Nena Perry-Brown

This edition of Under Contract revisits three recently-featured listings that each went under contract in seven to 10 days.


Ten Days for a Cleveland Park Tudor

This 3,200 square-foot semi-detached Tudor in Cleveland Park went under contract a week and a half after being listed. The living room has a white-painted brick fireplace and built-in shelving units flanking an archway into the dining room. The top floor serves as a carpeted family room/office with access to a "sky porch" with cove-style glass canopy, and the lower level has a separate entrance and offers a rec room, bedroom, full bath, kitchenette and office area. An L-shaped deck off the kitchen sits above a flagstone patio and a one-car garage and parking pad beyond.

  • Full Listing: 3193 Porter Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1,795,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Square Feet: 3,222
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Days on Market: 10
  • Listing Agents: Anne Weir, Andrea Hatfield, Washington Fine Properties

Photo courtesy of HomeVisit.


One Week for a Goodman with Accessory Studio

Located in the Hollin Hills section of Alexandria, this mid-century modern ranch-style house, designed by architect Charles Goodman, went under contract after seven days on the market. The living room has a wall of stacked windows adjacent to a brick panel fireplace/partition atop the flagstone-paved foyer. Behind a barn door, the owner's bedroom also has stacked windows beside a brick accent corner, and another bedroom/office has a shallow floor-to-ceiling bay window. The rear yard has steps up to multiple elevated patio areas and an accessory studio with a pitched ceiling and clerestory windows.

  • Full Listing: 7214 Beechwood Road (map)
  • Price: $1.025 million
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Feet: 1,780
  • Year Built: 1953
  • Days on Market: Seven
  • Listing Agents: Peter Braun, Lee Braun, Long & Foster Real Estate

Photo courtesy of Tammy Loverdos/Showcase Photo Tours.


One Week for Two Units Off 16th Street

This rowhouse across the street from Malcolm X/Meridian Hill Park also went under contract a week after it was listed. The front door has a stained glass panel and the interior retains its original woodwork throughout, contrasted with featured like an exposed brick wall along the skylit stairwell. The living room has a bay window-style nook, and breakfast bar separates the dining room and the galley kitchen with its floating hood above the stove, an exposed brick backsplash, and paned sliding glass doors out to a small deck. There is also separately-metered, one-bedroom unit on the lower level with direct access to the rear patio.

  • Full Listing: 2129 15th Street NW (map)
  • Price: $1.25 million
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 2.5
  • Square Feet: 2,160
  • Year Built: 1908
  • Days on Market: Seven
  • Listing Agents: Shaughn White, Ashling Thurmond Osborne, Compass

Photo courtesy of Chris Langford Photography.

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