Don't Have an Account? Sign Up to Save Favorite Listings, Save Searches & More...
CHARM. Location is a ten! Landmark property since 1870! The 1870 south-facing corner brick building has hosted music, theater performances, gallery exhibitions, dinners, classes and more. South facing homes are especially warm, the snow melts much sooner . The home is zoned RF1 w/ a mixed use designation, allowing a potential return to use as a gallery and some other applied uses. The owners have made this a warm, welcoming residence as well and NOW it can be yours! A large brick entrance presents the original Italian mom/pop store . This ~gallery~ entry opens to a substantial sized living room. (The gallery has sat over 40 at a community meal. For concerts and performances, 65 have been entertained!) Tall ceilings, exposed brick, track lighting, storage and a full shower bathroom are part of this useful & versatile space. Pass the large gallery hall , the charming dining room has hardwood floors and built in cherry cabinets. Two large west-facing windows, a chandelier and wall sconces that light the room, day and night. A large expandable custom table provides for expansive friend & family banquets. The Chef's Kitchen make cooks drool, organized for efficiency and socializing. Two Arches between the kitchen and dining room allow for conversation and socializing between chef and guests. The kitchen has a tiled floor, natural wood cabinets, stone counter-tops, double sink and stainless appliances, including a Viking Range & under counter lighting. From the kitchen, the private patio offers outside dining among the gardens' herbs. The second floor is accessed from the central staircase. There, three well-lit bedrooms, two are large front bedrooms with either West or South facing windows. Five windows flood the front bedroom with light, which was used as an office & studio. Combining it with the second bedroom, provides exciting options for those w/o need for three seperate bedrooms. Added charm exudes from exposed brick & a decorative fireplace alcove. (The built-in cabinets along the wall remain from the prior office use.) The second bedroom comfortably fits a King-sized bed (for sale). The BR also holds dual clothes closets, book shelves & a ceiling fan w/o crowding. The upstairs bath offers an ergonomic tub-bath and many original details. The third bedroom can hold a double bed and is perfect for a myriad of prospective guests with exposed brick, two windows and more. This house has four exits, three of which open to the landscaped yard and the hardscaped front patio, and rear hidden patio; all near perfect for outside entertaining and often used. The expansive side garden is defined by a historic iron fence with mature (and delicious!) grape vines and colorful seasonal flora. Heated by hot water radiator heat ( a fabulous system) augmented by mini split system in the gallery area. The Windows are Andersen. The roof is recent and EPDM. The HVAC is recent, Carrier and efficient.The owners were/are well known. Many of the furnishings and art are conveyances or for sale. The landscape is special and transferable. Photos will show you some of the convenient efficient style and potential. There is a thrill to see all the possibilities of this potential home office, gallery or more. A visit to further enthuse is required; call us or your agent to enjoy. The original garage is currently used for extra storage, but could easily be reverted, giving additional parking, one covered and one in the driveway. The basement provides room for utilities & laundry and wine cellar and is accessible from inside and out. (The unused area below the home, dug out would offer another 1100sf!) This central Capitol Hill home is two blocks from Eastern Market, METRO, Barracks Row, rental bikes, restaurants, museums, monuments, moments in history, steps to the Capitol ( House & Senate), ALL major arteries North, South, West & East including two airports. The future is bright for this home, Capitol Hill, WASHINGTON, this nation and the world!
© 2020 BRIGHT, All Rights Reserved. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the BRIGHT Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which COMPASS participates, and is provided by BRIGHT through a licensing agreement. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than COMPASS are marked with the IDX logo and detailed information about each listing includes the name of the listing broker. The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have Closed or are no longer being offered for sale. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller.
Listing information last updated on June 1st, 2020 at 1:05pm EDT.