Newsletters

Get Open House delivered to your inbox every Tuesday Morning.

Most Expensive Homes on the Market: A $2.495 Million Home in Capitol Hill
Designer Darryl Carter staged this high-end stunner. By Michelle Thomas
Comments () | Published May 6, 2014

Development firm Ditto Residential (you might remember them from this retail-turned-residential home and these Edmonds School condos) renovated this home on Seventh Street near Eastern Market—a project done in collaboration with award-winning interior designer Darryl Carter, who staged the entire first floor with neutral-luxe furnishings from his Shaw boutique. 

The four-story place is spread over more than 4,850 square feet, features five bedrooms and seven baths, and is fully loaded with high-style detailing. Some of the (many) highlights? Downstairs, there are black soapstone counters, millwork cabinetry, and top-level appliances in the kitchen, two antique French chandeliers dating to the ’20s and ’30s, and a restored, updated version of the living area's original wood-burning fireplace and mantel. On the second floor, there are two guest bedrooms and en-suite baths with marble floors; a laundry closet; and the rear master suite, which features dual French doors leading to Juliet balcony, a walk-in closet, and a gorgeous master bath with a custom vanity, walk-in marble shower, and marble counters. Then there’s the top floor, which has a fourth bedroom and bathroom set, plus an entertaining space that includes a wet bar; the basement, featuring a full laundry room done up with marble workspace and hexagonal tile flooring, a powder room, a family room, and a fifth guest bedroom with another full bathroom; and finally, the terraced backyard, outfitted with bluestone pavers, a cedar fence, and a parking pad set behind the sliding security gate.

The home is listed at $2.495 million. Read on to see some photos of this property, then head to the project’s website for the complete details.

You Might Also Like:

Most Expensive Homes on the Market: A $5.25 Million Mansion in Kalorama

Most Expensive Homes on the Market: A Restored Townhouse in Georgetown

Most Expensive Homes on the Market: A $4.85 Million House in Forest Hills

Categories:

Luxury Homes

Get all of our real estate and home design coverage delivered directly to your inbox. Sign up for our weekly Open House newsletter.

Subscribe to Washingtonian

Discuss this story

Feel free to leave a comment or ask a question. The Washingtonian reserves the right to remove or edit content once posted.
blog comments powered by Disqus

Posted at 05:36 PM/ET, 05/06/2014 RSS | Print | Permalink | Comments () | Washingtonian.com Blogs