Cathedral Heights Real Estate, Washington DC

Located in northwestern Washington, DC, Cathedral is a small neighborhood with amorphous boundaries, often associated with Cathedral Heights. There are local residents who will fiercely argue specific differences for the neighborhoods and even more people who say that’s nonsense—it’s simply two names for the same place.

Compounding the confusion is the number of maps that seem to indicate geographical differences—Cathedral as having a smaller square shape bordering Glover Archbold Park to the west, with the “Heights” neighborhood having a larger and more elongated shape with the same park running down its spine. How can we ever get to the bottom of this morass? Perhaps it’s not really necessary—what is certain is that the enclave is named for the nearby Washington National Cathedral, and when it comes to real estate, Cathedral Heights condos for sale mostly dominate the marketplace, but also some wonderful old single-family homes. You won’t find a huge inventory of active Cathedral Heights real estate listings however, nor is there much in the way of local retail, at least within the smaller definition of boundaries. Check out what's available below, or call District Partners at Compass today for more info about other Washington DC real estate.

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3700 Cathedral Ave Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 4,394 SqFt

3700 Cathedral Ave Nw, WASHINGTON

$2,795,000
4401 Sedgwick St Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 4 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 3,454 SqFt

4401 Sedgwick St Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,195,000 ↓ $54,000
3733 Massachusetts Ave Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 5 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,842 SqFt

3733 Massachusetts Ave Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,189,000
4302 Westover Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 3 Baths
  • 2,403 SqFt

4302 Westover Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,097,000 ↓ $23,000
New
4344 Westover Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 4.5 Baths
  • 0 SqFt

4344 Westover Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,079,000
2801 Nw New Mexico Ave Nw #1009, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,737 SqFt

2801 Nw New Mexico Ave Nw #1009, WASHINGTON

$1,050,000
4374 Nw Westover Pl Nw, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 4.5 Baths
  • 2,572 SqFt

4374 Nw Westover Pl Nw, WASHINGTON

$1,049,000
New
4200 Nw Massachusetts Ave Nw #602, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,868 SqFt

4200 Nw Massachusetts Ave Nw #602, WASHINGTON

$1,030,000
4200 Massachusetts Ave Nw #119, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,805 SqFt

4200 Massachusetts Ave Nw #119, WASHINGTON

$998,000
4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #704b, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,200 SqFt

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #704b, WASHINGTON

$990,000 ↓ $55,000
3900 Watson Pl Nw #gfg-a, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 3.5 Baths
  • 2,400 SqFt

3900 Watson Pl Nw #gfg-a, WASHINGTON

$979,000
4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #348-349b, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,940 SqFt

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #348-349b, WASHINGTON

$860,000 ↓ $69,900
New
3277 Sutton Pl Nw #c, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,628 SqFt

3277 Sutton Pl Nw #c, WASHINGTON

$830,000
4200 Massachusetts Ave Nw #812, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,226 SqFt

4200 Massachusetts Ave Nw #812, WASHINGTON

$795,000 ↓ $79,900
2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #919, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,612 SqFt

2801 New Mexico Ave Nw #919, WASHINGTON

$765,000 ↓ $14,000
4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #334-335b, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 2,000 SqFt

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #334-335b, WASHINGTON

$757,000
4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #350-351b, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,615 SqFt

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #350-351b, WASHINGTON

$749,900
4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #725-b, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,800 SqFt

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #725-b, WASHINGTON

$725,000
4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #18/19b, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,650 SqFt

4000 Cathedral Ave Nw #18/19b, WASHINGTON

$719,800
New
4201 Cathedral Ave Nw #814e, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 3 Beds
  • 2 Baths
  • 1,814 SqFt

4201 Cathedral Ave Nw #814e, WASHINGTON

$690,000
New
4335-4345 Massachusetts Ave Nw #4335, WASHINGTON
  • Residential
  • 2 Beds
  • 2.5 Baths
  • 1,401 SqFt

4335-4345 Massachusetts Ave Nw #4335, WASHINGTON

$689,000

Cathedral Heights (Washington DC) Neighborhood Information

Real estate for sale in Cathedral Heights generally has a median list price of around $300,000 but that fluctuates due to the smallish active inventory. Average prices are also influenced by small studio and one-bedroom units at places like The Westchester—a giant historic cooperative built in 1931, located at 4000 Cathedral Avenue. This grand old building even has its own eponymously named restaurant on the ground floor!

What You'll Find on the Cathedral Heights Real Estate Market

While the Cathedral Heights neighborhood is mostly known for old brick structures like Alban Tower, the Idaho, the Warrick, the Westchester and the Worland, there is signs of new progress on the horizon. Cathedral Commons is a mixed-use development project at the corner of Idaho and Newark that will offer 137 apartments, eight townhomes and a Giant grocery. 

No matter the name, Cathedral Heights offers an intriguing, if somewhat limited, mixture of mostly old homes for sale, along with the possibility of both residential and commercial expansion in the future. For now, is a quiet little neighborhood with a beautiful park where you can walk the dog and argue with your neighbors about community boundaries.

Metropolitan Regional Information System LogoThe listing content relating to real estate for sale on this web site is courtesy of MRIS. Listing information comes from various brokers who participate in the MRIS IDX.Properties listed with brokerage firms other than COMPASS are marked with the MRIS Logo and detailed information about them includes the name of the listing brokers.The properties displayed may not be all the properties available. All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.All listing information copyright MRIS 2019.

Listing information last updated on October 21st, 2019 at 6:10am EDT.

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