Observatory Circle Real Estate, Washington DC

When it comes to famous addresses in Washington, DC, few are more noteworthy than One Observatory Circle—the official residence of the Vice-President of the United States. This beautiful 33-room Queen Anne-style manor was built in 1893 and originally served as home to high-ranking officials of the adjacent Naval Observatory. And while it’s not coming on the market anytime soon, there are other nice homes for sale nearby. Just don’t try walking your dog on the VP’s lawn. That would not be wise. 

Needless to say, Observatory Circle real estate for sale in pretty exclusive. But, you can still rub shoulders with the secret service and not have to break the bank. Condos for sale typically start in the very low six figure range for studio style units, and are found in a variety of monolithic former apartment buildings constructed in the Art Deco, Tudor or International style. Moving up the ladder you have larger condo units and then finally the luxury detached single-family homes for sale—impressive Tudor, Colonial or Victorian affairs that run well into the millions 

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3532 Massachusetts Ave Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$2,779,000

MLS#: DC9514865
6 Bed, 4½ Bath
4493 Sqft, 0.21 Acres
Residential

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2835 Wisconsin Ave Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$2,400,000

MLS#: DC9782180
5 Bed, 5 Bath
4795 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9915853

3816 Cathedral Ave Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$2,100,000

MLS#: DC9915853
5 Bed, 3½ Bath
3651 Sqft, 0.16 Acres
Residential

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3900 Watson Pl Nw #b-2de

WASHINGTON, DC
$900,000

MLS#: DC9952976
3 Bed, 3 Bath
2400 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9884026

2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #711

WASHINGTON, DC
$895,000

MLS#: DC9884026
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1877 Sqft
Residential

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2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #305

WASHINGTON, DC
$829,000

MLS#: DC9883838
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1438 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9899578

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #334/335-b

WASHINGTON, DC
$799,000

MLS#: DC9899578
2 Bed, 2 Bath
2000 Sqft
Residential

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3900 Cathedral Ave Nw #804a

WASHINGTON, DC
$760,000

MLS#: DC9895244
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 Sqft
Residential

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2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #808

WASHINGTON, DC
$759,000

MLS#: DC9795416
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1554 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9737262

4100 Cathedral Ave Nw #802

WASHINGTON, DC
$749,000

MLS#: DC9737262
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1644 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9926747

4101 Cathedral Ave Nw #705

WASHINGTON, DC
$737,000

MLS#: DC9926747
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1800 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9835697

2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #715

WASHINGTON, DC
$699,999

MLS#: DC9835697
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1497 Sqft
Residential

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4100 Cathedral Ave Nw #604

WASHINGTON, DC
$699,000

MLS#: DC9626984
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1644 Sqft
Residential

4100 Cathedral Ave Nw #ph 1

WASHINGTON, DC
$649,000

MLS#: DC9914382
1 Bed, 2 Bath
1590 Sqft
Residential

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2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #716

WASHINGTON, DC
$645,000

MLS#: DC9850640
1 Bed, 1½ Bath
1453 Sqft
Residential

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2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #1115

WASHINGTON, DC
$624,500

MLS#: DC9875346
1 Bed, 1½ Bath
1489 Sqft
Residential

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3900 Watson Pl Nw #b-1h

WASHINGTON, DC
$599,000

MLS#: DC9893642
3 Bed, 3 Bath
1500 Sqft
Residential

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2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #1018

WASHINGTON, DC
$575,500

MLS#: DC9859312
1 Bed, 2 Bath
1348 Sqft
Residential

Photo of Listing #DC9810328

4100 Cathedral Ave Nw #615

WASHINGTON, DC
$574,000

MLS#: DC9810328
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1273 Sqft
Residential

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4101 Cathedral Ave Nw #1101

WASHINGTON, DC
$569,000

MLS#: DC9845515
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 Sqft
Residential

4101 Cathedral Ave Nw #106

WASHINGTON, DC
$529,000

MLS#: DC9915055
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1274 Sqft
Residential

Observatory Circle Neighborhood Information

Location is key as they say. Observatory Circle isn’t that much of a drive from the Capitol—especially if you’re zipping right along in a fleet of black Suburbans. Plus, this idyllic neighborhood has large tranquil parks on two sides—Dumbarton Oaks and Woodland-Normanstone Terrace Park. And while it’s near to some of DC’s urban hipster sectors it’s also adjoined by nice, quiet enclaves like Cathedral Heights and Mass Avenue Heights to the north and northeast and Glover Park and Georgetown to the west and southwest.

What You'll Find in Observatory Circle - Washington DC

Also worth mentioning is a glut of diplomatic embassies in the neighborhood, including Brazil, Denmark, Italy, Finland, Great Britain, Norway, New Zealand and several others. Plus, there’s some great local eateries, like Angelico Pizzeria, Westchester Surfside and Town Hall. With awesome large homes for sale along with cooperatives and condos at great old buildings with names like The Marilyn, The Warwick and The Westchester, this is a great neighborhood. Plus the whole Vice-President thing. For more information about real estate for sale in Observatory Circle in Washington DC, contact us today!

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Listing information last updated on May 26th, 2017 at 8:50am EDT.