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What Around $3 Million Buys in the DC Area

by Nena Perry-Brown

In What X Buys this week, UrbanTurf rounds up some options for area homebuyers looking in the $3 million price range.


Linear and Minimalist in East Village

For a bit (six figures) over budget, a buyer in this price bracket can afford this nearly 3,300 square-foot Federal rowhouse with an English basement in Georgetown's East Village. On the left as you enter the home is the deep family room with a bay window and wood-framed fireplace. The sleek eat-in kitchen has spare, modern finishes and floor-to-ceiling cabinetry, and the main floor hallway has stained glass skylights. The master suite is on the second story along with two other bedrooms that share a bath, one of which is one of the larger bedrooms in the house, complete with a wood-framed fireplace, bay window and extra room for seating and storage. The lower level has a certificate of occupancy to operate as a one-bedroom rental with a separate in-law studio and two full baths.

  • Full Listing: 3029 O Street NW (map)
  • Price: $3,195,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Square Feet: 3,288 
  • Year Built: 1912
  • Listing Agent: Adrienne Szabo, Long & Foster Real Estate

Lofts and Libraries, Posts and Beams

Atop a small mound in Massachusetts Avenue Heights, this 5,100 square-foot house epitomizes French Country style inside and outside, with archways and leaded windows throughout the main level. The bright kitchen straddles either side of a half-wall, opening it up to the adjacent post-and-beam skylit conservatory. A spiral staircase leads downward from the family room to a bonus room surrounded by windows on the first lower level. On the second floor is a wood-paneled library and the master bedroom, which has a wet bar, dressing room and en-suite bath. On the opposite end of the floor, the smallest bedroom has a spiral stair winding up to a pair of loft areas. The lowest level serves as an in-law suite with private entrance.

  • Full Listing: 2607 31st Street NW (map)
  • Price: $2,995,000
  • Bedrooms: Five
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Square Feet: 5,104
  • Year Built: 1932
  • Listing Agent: Margaret Heimbold, Long & Foster Real Estate

Living Large in Potomac Village

A landscaped circular driveway announces this 9,600 square-foot Williamsburg Colonial in Potomac Village, hinting at the generous pool and deck at the rear and the surrounding one-acre lot. A covered porch runs along the two rear facades of the house, each with elliptical windows. The interior of the house has an expansive family room with slate fireplace, surrounded by windows on three sides. The kitchen looks into a breakfast room that has a panoramic array of double-height windows. The home's impressive square footage translates to a room-sized landing on the second floor, where each of the five bedrooms has an en-suite bath and the master bedroom has a foyer. There is also an attached three-car garage.

  • Full Listing: 10020 Counselman Road (map)
  • Price: $2,995,000
  • Bedrooms: Seven
  • Bathrooms: 7.5
  • Square Feet: 9,609
  • Year Built: 1998
  • Listing Agent: Marc Fleisher, TTR Sotheby's International Realty

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