What $1.9 Million Buys You Around DC

by Nena Perry-Brown

In this installment of What X Buys, UrbanTurf takes a look at some listings that are within reach for DC-area homebuyers with a $1.9 million budget.


Cleveland Avenue’s Oldest Abode

This Spanish-style house was the first to be constructed on Cleveland Avenue in Northwest DC and is a rare example of that architectural style in the city. From the large covered porch at the entrance and exposed beams throughout the interior to the multi-level backyard with decoratively-tiled pool and hot tub, the house is full of character. While the master bedroom features an attached sunroom that can double as an office, expansive built-in shelving lines a wall in the basement to create a library area. The house also boasts garden views of the grounds of the Finnish Embassy.

  • Full Listing: 3014 Cleveland Ave NW (map)
  • Price: $1,849,000
  • Bedrooms: Three
  • Bathrooms: 3.5
  • Square Footage: 3,400
  • Year Built: 1927
  • Listing Agent: Heidi Hatfield, Washington Fine Properties


Living Large in Chevy Chase Village

Just across Western Avenue, this Chevy Chase Village colonial has a much larger interior feel than its exterior or square footage tally suggests. A double-wide bay window floods the living room with light and adds a feeling of expansiveness to the master bedroom. Additional bays on the front and side of the house add space to other bedrooms above the wrap-around porch below, which leads to a deck and a backyard pool.

  • Full Listing: 5 Irving St E (map)
  • Price: $1,995,000
  • Bedrooms: Six
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Square Footage: 2,580
  • Listing Agent: Honor Ingersoll, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty


A Six-Bedroom House Atop a Three-Bedroom Rental

No living space was harmed to accommodate the three-bedroom, one-bathroom basement rental unit in this Federal-style house in Crestwood. Sitting on a corner lot, the house sports an abundance of oversized windows that give it a striking appearance from both the exterior and the interior. A grand addition at the entrance adds living space to the house and french doors off the living room lead to a paved patio overlooking a deep rear yard.

  • Full Listing: 4224 16th St NW (map)
  • Price: $1,895,000
  • Bedrooms: Nine
  • Bathrooms: 5.5
  • Year Built: 1921
  • Square Footage: 6,671
  • Listing Agents: Delia McCormick, Washington Fine Properties

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