What $850,000 Buys in DC

by Nena Perry-Brown

For this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf highlights what's on the market in DC for prospective buyers with an $850,000 budget.

A Gaslighting Carriage House in Logan Circle

This newly-delivered Logan Circle carriage house is part of The Gaslight District development, which converted a 19th-century rowhouse and its former stables. One of those stables is now this brick red one-bedroom carriage house duplex, which has marble tiled floors in the foyer and in the bathroom. The bedroom is on the main level and has a nook with double closets on either side. The upper level has exposed wooden ceiling beams, a series of narrow picture windows in the living room area, and an exposed brick wall. On the other side of the stairs, the dining area is adjacent to a U-shaped kitchen with breakfast bar peninsula.

  • Full Listing: 1314 Vermont Avenue NW, #CH6 (map)
  • Price: $850,000
  • Bedrooms: One
  • Bathrooms: One
  • Square Feet: 982
  • HOA Fees: $206/month
  • Year Built: 2020
  • Listing Agents: Jenn Smira, Marc Ross, Compass

A Three-Bedroom Corner Takoma Bungalow 

A block from The Parks at Walter Reed, this 2,700 square-foot bungalow has a generous wraparound porch with a ceiling fan. The living room has a white painted brick fireplace with mantel, and the kitchen has white subway tile walls, open shelving, a stainless steel hood above the stove, and a breakfast bar island. The dining room has a butler's pantry area built out of one wall and a bright bonus nook. Two bedrooms share a bath with double sink off the hall on the main level, and the lower level has a rec room with office nook, a third bedroom, a full bath, and a laundry room. The corner lot offers ample side- and backyard space, along with a bi-level slate patio with built-in fire pit.

  • Full Listing: 7201 8th Street NW (map)
  • Price: $849,900
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: Two
  • Square Feet: 2,726
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Listing Agent: Angela Wilson, Keller Williams Capital Properties

A Recently-Updated Rowhouse Near Stanton Park

This three-bedroom rowhouse on Capitol Hill has been updated over the years but retains its turn-of-the-century charm. Exposed brick lines the entry hall and the stairwell, and the living room has a deep bay window adjacent to a desk nook created by the brick panel fireplace. The dining area has a dogleg window, and the U-shaped kitchen beyond has subway tiled walls with a nook recessed above the stove, below a hood. The backdoor here leads out to a wooden deck above a winding pebble rear yard with garden areas, a shed, and alley access. The skylit landing upstairs has storage recessed into the hall, and the owner's bedroom has a spacious bay window nook opposite mirrored sliding closet doors.

  • Full Listing: 1220 D Street NE (map)
  • Price: $860,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 1.5
  • Square Feet: 1,450
  • Year Built: 1900
  • Listing Agent: Cara Pearlman, Compass

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