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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3600 Massachusetts Ave Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$3,450,000

MLS#: 1003286384
6 Bed, 4½ Bath
5100 Sqft, 0.19 Acres
Residential

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3833 Cathedral Ave Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$2,395,000

MLS#: 1007537034
4 Bed, 5½ Bath
5789 Sqft, 0.09 Acres
Residential

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2835 Wisconsin Ave Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$2,200,000

MLS#: 1001918216
5 Bed, 4½ Bath
4672 Sqft, 0.14 Acres
Residential

2141 Wisconsin Ave Nw #m

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,300,000

MLS#: 1001794400
2000 Sqft, 0.02 Acres
Commercial Sale

2141 Wisconsin Ave Nw #n

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,300,000

MLS#: 1001794418
2200 Sqft, 0.02 Acres
Commercial Sale

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3917 Watson Pl Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,259,000

MLS#: 1001625644
4 Bed, 3½ Bath
3404 Sqft, 0.05 Acres
Residential

3831 Garfield St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,250,000

MLS#: 1009920324
3 Bed, 3½ Bath
0.09 Acres
Residential

3900 Watson Pl Nw #a -g1b/c

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,100,000

MLS#: 1001625180
3 Bed, 3 Bath
2400 Sqft
Residential

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4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #32-b

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,075,000

MLS#: 1009950190
4 Bed, 3 Bath
2500 Sqft
Residential

2111 Wisconsin Ave Nw #ph7

WASHINGTON, DC
$1,049,900

MLS#: 1008343452
2 Bed, 2½ Bath
1423 Sqft
Residential

2815 38th St Nw

WASHINGTON, DC
$975,000

MLS#: 1008350392
4 Bed, 2½ Bath
2130 Sqft, 0.06 Acres
Residential

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2828 Wisconsin Ave Nw #500

WASHINGTON, DC
$929,000

MLS#: 1001900352
3 Bed, 2½ Bath
1500 Sqft
Residential

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #504-b

WASHINGTON, DC
$890,000

MLS#: 1008348810
4 Bed, 3 Bath
2200 Sqft
Residential

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3900 Cathedral Ave Nw #804a

WASHINGTON, DC
$849,000

MLS#: 1000182972
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1625 Sqft
Residential

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2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #1118

WASHINGTON, DC
$749,900

MLS#: 1001963860
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1348 Sqft
Residential

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #152b

WASHINGTON, DC
$749,000

MLS#: 1006073342
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1800 Sqft
Residential

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4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #334-335b

WASHINGTON, DC
$735,000

MLS#: 1000443980
2 Bed, 2 Bath
2000 Sqft
Residential

4101 Cathedral Ave Nw #205

WASHINGTON, DC
$725,000

MLS#: 1008357340
3 Bed, 2 Bath
1800 Sqft
Residential

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3900 Cathedral Ave Nw #604a

WASHINGTON, DC
$674,000

MLS#: 1001800248
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 Sqft
Residential

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #601b

WASHINGTON, DC
$649,000

MLS#: 1002665414
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 Sqft
Residential

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #412b

WASHINGTON, DC
$635,000

MLS#: 1002410740
2 Bed, 2 Bath
1600 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 District Partners at Compass today!

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Listing information last updated on October 23rd, 2018 at 1:31am EDT.