For this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf rounds up some options for DC area buyers looking in the $1.5 million range.
Georgetown Rowhouse with Lower Level at Ground Level
A curved staircase splits the first level of this Georgetown rowhouse, with the front room styled as a formal dining room with built-in shelving. A separate sitting room is centered around a fireplace with a pillared mantel; additional built-in shelving sits between the fireplace and tall windows. This room also has access to a rear terrace with latticed fencing. The kitchen has a removable island with wine rack and the stove nestled into a brick alcove that evokes a fireplace. The lower level sits at grade and houses a full bedroom and bathroom. A separate breakfast room at the rear of this level has built-in cabinets beneath full-sized windows and walks out to a brick patio, overlooking a deep, narrow pebbled yard.
- Full Listing: 1416 35th Street NW (map)
- Price: $1.47 million
- Bedrooms: Three
- Bathrooms: Two
- Square Feet: 1,608
- Year Built: 1900
- Listing Agent: Nancy Itteilag, Washington Fine Properties
Bountiful Built-ins in a Chevy Chase Colonial
This four-bedroom colonial in Chevy Chase sits at the end of a manicured lawn and a brick pathway. The living room has a fireplace below a mirror and built-ins framing the entryway from the foyer; the room also has access to a sunroom with an exposed brick accent wall. On the other side of the living room is the formal dining room, which has a china cabinet built into the corner. The kitchen flows seamlessly into a double-height great room with pitched ceiling, part of a new addition designed by Anthony Wilder. The lower level has a wood-paneled rec room with built-ins and a separate storage room. Two stone-paved patio areas are off the dining room and great room, leading to the expansive, fenced-in backyard.
- Full Listing: 3920 Oliver Street (map)
- Price: $1,499,000
- Bedrooms: Four
- Bathrooms: 3.5
- Square Feet: 2,444
- Year Built: 1934
- Listing Agent: Sarah Funt, Long & Foster Real Estate
Expansive Six-Bedroom in Historic Mount Pleasant
This four-story rowhouse in Mount Pleasant is full of traditional charm, starting with the tiled foyer just past the front door. The living room has a white-painted brick fireplace sandwiched between floor-to-ceiling bookcases, along with a bay window that expands the floor area. The kitchen nook has a breakfast bar overlooking the dining area, which has a corner fireplace surrounded by an ornate wood mantel with columns and a mirror atop. The main level has a foyer leading to a mudroom at the rear. Three bedrooms share a full bath on the second floor, while two bedrooms share a full bath on the third floor. The house also has a one-bedroom and den basement apartment with an eat-in kitchen.
- Full Listing: 1745 Park Road NW (map)
- Price: $1,474,000
- Bedrooms: Six
- Bathrooms: Four
- Square Feet: 3,114
- Year Built: 1900
- Listing Agent: Zeenat Ahmed, Long & Foster Real Estate
This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/what-around-1-5-million-buys-in-the-dc-area/14333.
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