This classic and elegant Queen Anne-style, bayfront brick house was built in 1890, with many original features and details still exquisitely preserved today with a modern touch. Original details abound from its carved, cherry and oak staircase, pocket doors, the high tin covered ceilings to the richly covered English William Morris walls of the salon, living room and formal dining room with fireplaces and dry bar. All embraced by three sparkling & stunning chandeliers and the original cast iron radiators providing comforting warmth.
The finishing touch on the Main Floor is the home's French country kitchen with commercial grade appliances and granite central island providing Ample space for cocktails, preparing a feast or casual dining. Kitchen features include a prep sink, seating, ample cabinets and a pantry for storage and wine racks. Additionally a back staircase for late night snacking. This all sits adjacent to a summer porch leading to a seclusive patio and garden.
As the two staircases lead you to the second floor you will find your main bedroom with fireplace and continued elegance in two additional bedroomw with high tin ceilings and classic wall coverings. The final touch is the second floor is the spacious living area/study or even 4th Bedroom with carved wood mantel, built ins and original woodwork. All this and also offering a full view of the US Capitol Dome from its bay window!
Finally this one-of-a-kind home, offers a fully functioning lower floor guest suite with street and patio accessibility. A recent quality addition to the home it offers separate entertaining and sleeping quarters, a kitchen line, bathroom, den/bonus room in the rear, and two fireplaces.
Convenient to Brent School, METRO, parks & playground, this premier Capitol Hill home lies a stone?s throw to US Capitol, and the restaurants, shops and entertainment of Eastern Market, Barracks Row and Pennsylvania Avenue. Truely, this extraordinary home defines the Capital Hill Classic.
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