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wormley row - washington dc

A multi-million dollar Georgetown condo is now off the market. The property, formerly owned by Ted Leonsis, owner of the Washington Capitals and Wizards, reportedly went under contract and sold.  Leonsis had the 2,500 square foot condo on the market for $3.2 million. According to records, he purchased the unit in 2009 for $2.59 million. Along with a multi-million dollar price tag, the property also mandates monthly homeowner’s association dues topping $2,000.

Located within Wormley Row, the property is the conversion project of an old schoolhouse, made into upscale condos and townhomes about a decade ago. The building, itself though, dates back to the late 1800s.

Once known as Wormley School, the property stood vacant for decades before a

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wormley row - washington dc

A luxury Georgetown condo is back on the market, this one tied to a major name in the DC area. Ted Leonsis, owner of the Wizards and Washington Capitals, just listed his Wormley Row condo for $3.2 million.

Set within a former schoolhouse, the building was converted over to upscale condos about a decade ago, when Leonsis paid $2.6 million for the two-bedroom unit. With around 2,500 square feet of living space, the condo offers up a large living room and eat-in kitchen, plus a master bedroom, complete with a dressing area and oversized soaking tub. Other features of the home include up to 11-foot ceilings, custom cabinetry and high-end appliances.

The Wormley Row building actually dates back well more than a century. First constructed in the late

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An enclave of distinctive new homes has been completed adjacent to the recently renovated 19th century Wormley Primary School in Georgetown.  The high-end townhomes maintain the historic integrity of this Colonial neighborhood as the exterior designs and materials blend in with adjacent homes and the interiors embrace today’s state-of-art luxury residences.  Located n the heart of Georgetown on Prospect Street between 33rd and 34th Streets, Wormley Row offers new construction townhomes that range in size from 4,900-5,600 square feet.

Wormley Row features exterior brickwork, copper flashings and architectural details in keeping with its traditional classic Georgetown roots.  Inside the residences, the architectural details include tall ceilings,

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Captain and Tennille……Rogers and Hammerstein……Siskel and Ebert……Hall and Oates……Sid and Nancy…..Cheech and Chong……Georgetown and luxury condos…….yes if you are playing a word association game with a Washingtonian, it highly probable that they would put Georgetown and luxury condos together in a pairing.

There are a number of factors that have driven developers to build luxury condos in Georgetown and the neighboring West End.  Georgetown's historic narrow streets and active neighborhood special interests groups, coupled with its location on the banks of the Potomac River and its namesake University have left virtually no developable parcels. From a practical standpoint, to deliver new residential housing in Georgetown requires the acquisition and

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Buyers looking for a luxury new construction townhouse or single-family home in Northwest DC currently have several options worthy of consideration. New NW DC developments include:

1801 Foxhall

1801 Foxhall is a new community featuring 27 single-family homes in a prime location bordering both Glover-Archbold Park and Whitehaven Park. Custom homes at 1801 Foxhall feature chef's kitchens, owners suites, two-story foyers and two-car garages. 1801 Foxhall is located in Berkley off Foxhall Road just north of Reservoir Road.

Berkley Chase

Berkley Chase is a development of eight single-family homes in the Berkley neighborhood of Washington DC featuring upscale finishes and integral two-car garages. Berkley Chase is located on U Street and 48th

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Georgetown dominates DC luxury condo sales


The most expensive condo to sell in the District during June 2010 was in Georgetown at the Residences at Harbourside, located at 2900 K Street NW #603, Washington, DC.  This 2-level penthouse unit was completed in 2008 and is 4,888 SF and features 4 BR / 4 BA.  The selling price was $3.1M / $634 SF.  This is the second consecutive month that a Residences at Harbourside unit topped the luxury market in DC.

Congratulations to selling Realtor Nancy Itteilag of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. for closing the most expensive condo sale in the District in June 2010.


Honorable mention for the 2nd most expensive DC condo sold in June 2010 was in Georgetown at Wormley Row, located at 3329 Prospect Street,

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Georgetown Dominates DC Luxury Market


The most expensive condo to sell in the District during March 2010 was in Georgetown at the Residences at the Ritz, located at 3150 South Street, NW $2D, Washington, DC. This condo is 4,314 SF and features 4 BR / 5.5 BA.  The selling price was $4.5M / $1,043 SF.

Congratulations to selling Realtor Chris Ritzert of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage for closing the most expensive condo sale in the District in March 2010.

 wormley_row_400Honorable mention for the 2nd most expensive DC condo sold in March 2010 was in Georgetown at Wormley Row, located at 3329 Prospect Street, NW #7 Washington, DC.  This new construction duplex unit is 4,725 SF and can be built out to the buyers specification with 3 or 4 BR. The selling

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The  District is home to several wonderful condo developments whose buildings had a prior life as a DC public school.  With very limited vacant land, height restrictions and an ever-growing demand for upscale lofty condos, these school conversions are a concept that works well in the District for both the city as well as the developer.  In other parts of the country, many old and underutilized school buildings end up on the losing end of an encounter with the wrecking ball.

Common attributes of DC schoolhouse conversion projects include high ceilings, over-sized windows, exposed brick and outdoor courtyard areas.  Many school conversion projects have taken advantage of the ceiling height to create a loft environment.

Schoolhouse conversion

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