For true live-work space on Capitol Hill, it’s time to discover the recently restored townhomes of The Baluster. Zoned for both residential and commercial use, The Baluster consists of just five 19th century rowhouses in the Stanton Park area of Capitol Hill.
Originally constructed in the late 1800s, the townhomes are part of a historic district. While the exterior of the townhomes must stay the same, they’ve since been gutted on the inside and remodeled.
On the outside, much of the original brick and stone is still there. Crews have also added in new front doors that were designed to look like the original doors of the property.
While the units were recently used primarily as office space, they were in need of a number of updates.…