Real Estate

PHOTOS: The Most Expensive Homes Sold in Washington in May

Including a Ritz-Carlton penthouse in the West End, and a huge Georgetown mansion.

PHOTOS: The Most Expensive Homes Sold in Washington in May
All photographs via BrightMLS.


Where: 2018 S Saint Asaph St., Alexandria
How much: $3,750,000

This Old Town mansion was originally built in 1880, sits on a double lot, and has five bedrooms and three-and-a-half baths. You’ll also find three fireplaces and a covered porch and a patio in the backyard.


Where: 5211 Hampden Ln., Bethesda
How much: $3,950,000

This Bethesda Colonial comes with six bedrooms and five-and-a-half baths, as well as a detached garage with space for two cars, a covered porch, and a large backyard.


Where: 23 Primrose St., Chevy Chase
How much: $4,540,000

Originally built in 1911, this stately Chevy Chase abode has five bedrooms and four-and-a-half bathrooms, vaulted ceilings, and a big backyard and porch.


Where: 5304 Sunset Ln., Chevy Chase
How much: $5,100,000

This spread was originally built in 1939, but it underwent a renovation and expansion in 2019, and now has seven bedrooms and six-and-a-half baths. Also in the mix: a dog-washing area, a car-charging station, a two-car garage, a three-story carriage house with a guest room and home gym (and an additional two-car garage), and a large backyard with a play house.


Where: 2163 Dunmore Ln. NW
How much: $5,125,000

This six-bedroom Georgian style home overlooks Glover Archbold Park and comes with five baths, two half-baths, an elevator that serves all four stories, a wine cellar, and a two-car garage.


Where: 7528 Hampden Ln., Bethesda
How much: $5,250,000

This nearly 10,000-square-foot, six-bedroom mansion has six full baths, two half-baths, four fireplaces, a hot tub, and a heated pool.


Where: 1155 23rd St. NW, #PH3E
How much: $5,350,000

This penthouse in the West End Ritz-Carlton Residences has three bedrooms and five-and-a-half baths across two floors, as well as floor-to-ceiling windows, a private roof terrace, a personal gym, wine storage, and three parking spaces.


Where: 7720-A Georgetown Pike, McLean
How much: $5,400,000

Clocking in at more than 11,000 square feet on 2.29 acres, this McLean mansion has six bedrooms, six baths, and three half-baths. It also has wine storage, a game room, heated bathroom floors, an exercise room, a spa and sauna, garage space for four cars, a heated infinity pool, a hot tub, and an outdoor kitchen and fire pit.


Where: 1692 31st St. NW
How much: $6,100,000

This 1900 Georgetown home has five bedrooms and five-and-a-half baths, and a landscaped backyard with a terrace, pergola, and fountain.


Where: 2915 O St. NW
How much: $6.995,000

This 6,500-square-foot Georgetown mansion takes the prize as the month’s most expensive home. It has seven bedrooms, seven-and-a-half bathrooms, two kitchens, a wine cellar, an elevator, and a walled garden and terrace.

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

Mimi Montgomery Washingtonian
Associate Editor

Mimi Montgomery joined Washingtonian in 2018. Her work has appeared in Outside Magazine, Washington City Paper, DCist, and PoPVille. Originally from North Carolina, she now lives in Petworth.