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Photos: The 10 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Washington in September

Including a former embassy.

Photos: The 10 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Washington in September
The most expensive house sold in September. All photographs courtesy of BrightMLS.

#10

Where: 3911 Thornapple St., Chevy Chase
How much: $2,850,000

This six-bedroom, five-and-a-half bath Colonial was originally built in 1928 and is spread out over nearly 2,200 square-feet.

#9

Where: 3241 Woodland Dr., NW
How much: $2,850,000

Sold in a court-ordered bankruptcy sale, this house in Massachusetts Avenue Heights has seven bedrooms, five full baths, and four half-baths, as well as three fireplaces, a library, and a backyard pool and stone terrace.

#8

Where: 6455 W Langley Ln., McLean
How much: $3,000,000

No photos were available, but the nearly 5,500-square-foot contemporary house has five bedrooms and bathrooms and sits on almost 1.5 acres of land.

#7

Where: 1026 Founders Ridge Ln., McLean
How much: $3,200,000

You’ll find seven bedrooms, eight full baths, and two half-baths in this home, located in The Reserve community. The house also has a two-story  foyer, a home theater, an exercise studio, an above-garage guest suite, a backyard patio with a fire pit, and a master suite with custom walk-in closets, separate bathrooms, and a private balcony and sitting area.

#6

Where: 23 W Irving St., Chevy Chase
How much: $3,400,000

Built in 1914, the Colonial has six bedrooms, five-and-a-half baths, a family room with a wood-burning fireplace, a basement in-law suite, a media room and an exercise room, and a master suite with its own sitting room.

#5

Where: 8317 Woodlea Mill Rd., McLean
How much: $3,700,000

This 11,487-square-foot stone mansion has six bedrooms, seven full baths, and three half-baths, as well as a media room, a game room, an exercise studio, two kitchens, six fireplaces, a sunroom with an indoor grill, a terrace with an outdoor fireplace, and a pond with a gazebo.

#4

Where: 1609 22nd St., NW
How much: $4,250,000

This 1907 Beaux Arts townhome in Kalorama was used as an embassy, so its layout is a little weird—with only one full bathroom, and a kitchenette on each of its four levels. It also has three half-baths and eight rooms that can be used as bedrooms. There are fireplaces on each level and three parking spaces.

#3

Where: 7124 Fairfax Rd., Bethesda
How much: $4,700,000

This Craftsman comes with six bedrooms, five full bathrooms, three half-baths, a wrap-around terrace, a music room, an exercise room, and a landscaped backyard with a pond.

#2

Where: 3150 South St., NW, PH #1D
How much: $6,500,000

Located at the Residences at the Ritz-Carlton Georgetown, the penthouse has four bedrooms, four-and-a-half baths, a wine room, two terraces, and floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the Potomac and the Kennedy Center.

#1

Where: 1142 Langley Ln., McLean
How much: $8,575,000

This 9,000-square-footer in Langley Farms has six bedrooms, six full bathrooms, three half-baths, five fireplaces, a four-car garage, and a pool.

Information courtesy of Bright MLS. This post excludes sales without seller permission to publicize, and may exclude some new construction. 

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Mimi Montgomery joined Washingtonian in 2018. She previously was the editorial assistant at Walter Magazine in Raleigh, North Carolina, and her work has appeared in Outside Magazine, Washington City Paper, DCist, and PoPVille. Originally from North Carolina, she now lives in Adams Morgan.