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Listing We Love: A Stunning Modernized Stone House on the Georgetown Canal

Listing We Love: A Stunning Modernized Stone House on the Georgetown Canal
All photos via MRIS.

Georgetown houses typically follow a certain aesthetic: classic, charming, and full of luxe details. But this gutted and renovated 1860 stone house on the side of the C&O Canal utterly defies that expectation. With exposed stone walls, an open floor plan, modern finishes, and that Quaker-contemporary kitchen, it’s far from cookie cutter. Yes, it’s small. Yes, it’s very expensive. But that location, location, location…

Here are the details:

Address: 3069 Canal St. NW
List Price: $1,995,000
Square Footage: 1,328
Bedrooms: 3
Bathrooms: 2.5
Amenities: prime location, brand-new renovation, exposed stone walls, deluxe kitchen

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The serene front view.
Exposed beams add rustic charm.
A breakfast table would tuck perfectly under the stairs.
Exposed stone walls the Civil War-era home’s good bones.
Sleek, modern fittings update the bath.
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The brick-paved outdoor area is accessible via the kitchen and a bedroom.
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