Real Estate

Listing We Love: A Spacious One-Bedroom Overlooking Logan Circle

Listing We Love: A Spacious One-Bedroom Overlooking Logan Circle
Photo by Sean Shanahan.

Rife with custom-built conveniences and Victorian details, this apartment balances space and functionality in a way that’s rarely found in a one-bedroom…much less one with stellar views of Logan Circle. Its oversized living space with bay windows can be used to entertain, study, play—or be converted to a spare bedroom courtesy of an elegant built-in Murphy bed. Sliding doors allow control over the flow of the apartment: the living room, dining room, and kitchen can either be sectioned off, or slid apart for a feel that mimics an open floor plan. The closets and storage are all designer-built to maximize storage and space (any studio or one-bedroom occupant who isn’t an acolyte of Marie Kondo knows of the continuous battle with clutter). Even the washer/dryer closet was custom done. Finally the bedroom, a huge space lined with windows on two walls, sports a custom reclaimed-wood shelving unit that divides the space into a sleep area with a separate nook—a division that can be furthered by drawing down an elegant curtain. And besides all those functional details, there’s also the pretty stuff: three Victorian-style mantles, two wood-burning fireplaces, mirrored walls, high ceilings, clawfoot bathtubs. These are the type of dream digs that young couples and busy professionals swoon over. And a trip to the park is only a short meander out the front door.

Here are the details:

Address: 7 Logan Circle NW #11
List Price: $719,000
Square Footage: 1,381
Bedrooms: 1
Bathrooms: 1

The house is represented by Pamela Wye at Sotheby’s and the full listing can be found here.

The stately entrance.
One of three Victorian-style mantle places.
Dining room includes a second mantle and a mirrored, sliding wall which opens to the kitchen. Photograph: Sean Shanahan
Dining room includes a second mantle and a mirrored, sliding wall which opens to the kitchen.
The bathroom is arguably outdated, but features original tile and a claw foot tub.
An airy bedroom is subdivided with a custom shelf and curtain.
A nook provides a multi-purpose space that could be used as an office, baby’s room, or artist’s studio.
Did we mention it’s right on the park?

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Hayley is an Assistant Editor at Washingtonian Bride & Groom and Washingtonian. Previously she was the the Style Editor at The Local Palate, a Southern food culture magazine based out of Charleston, South Carolina. She currently resides in Bloomingdale. You can follow her on instagram @wandertaste.