511 Seward Sq Se, WASHINGTON, 20003

REDUCED 5% Residential - Townhouse For Sale in CAPITOL HILL


MLS® #: DCDC494652
Active, 122 Days on Market

This classic and elegant Queen Anne-style, bayfront brick house was built in 1890, with many original features and details still exquisitely preserved today with a modern touch. Original details abound from its carved, cherry and oak staircase, pocket doors, the high tin covered ceilings to the richly covered English William Morris walls of the salon, living room and formal dining room with fireplaces and dry bar. All embraced by three sparkling & stunning chandeliers and the original cast iron radiators providing comforting warmth. The finishing touch on the Main Floor is the home's French country kitchen with commercial grade appliances and granite central island providing Ample space for cocktails, preparing a feast or casual dining. Kitchen features include a prep sink, seating, ample cabinets and a pantry for storage and wine racks. Additionally a back staircase for late night snacking. This all sits adjacent to a summer porch leading to a seclusive patio and garden. As the two staircases lead you to the second floor you will find your main bedroom with fireplace and continued elegance in two additional bedroomw with high tin ceilings and classic wall coverings. The final touch is the second floor is the spacious living area/study or even 4th Bedroom with carved wood mantel, built ins and original woodwork. All this and also offering a full view of the US Capitol Dome from its bay window! Finally this one-of-a-kind home, offers a fully functioning lower floor guest suite with street and patio accessibility. A recent quality addition to the home it offers separate entertaining and sleeping quarters, a kitchen line, bathroom, den/bonus room in the rear, and two fireplaces. Note nearby garage parking for rent if desired. Convenient to Brent School, METRO, parks & playground, this premier Capitol Hill home lies a stone?s throw to US Capitol, and the restaurants, shops and entertainment of Eastern Market, Barracks Row and Pennsylvania Avenue. Truely, this extraordinary home defines the Capital Hill Classic. Note Realty Agent Co Listing Has Ownership interest in Property.

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Price & Status History

Date Details
Price Reduced from $2,489,000 to $2,375,000

Essential Information

MLS® #: DCDC494652
Price: $2,375,000
Condo Coop Fee: $0
Bedrooms: 4
Bathrooms: 3.50
Full Baths: 3
Half Baths: 1
Square Footage: 3,375
Acres: 0.04
Year Built: 1890
Type: Residential
Sub-Type: Townhouse
Style: Other, Victorian
Status: Active
Taxes: $5,113
Tax Year: 2020

Community Information

Address: 511 Seward Sq Se
Subdivision: CAPITOL HILL
State: DC
Zip Code: 20003


Amenities: Built-Ins, CeilngFan(s), Crown Molding, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Upgraded Countertops, Shades/Blinds, Wood Floors, Curved Staircase, Butlers Pantry, Wine Storage, Additional Stairway, Bar, Pantry, Wainscotting, Soaking Tub
Utilities: Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Sewer Available, Water Available, Phone Available
View: City, Park/Greenbelt, Trees/Woods


Interior Features: Floor Plan-Traditional
Appliances: Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Electric, Icemaker, Microwave, Oven/Range-Gas, Refrigerator, Water Heater
Heating: Radiator, Radiant
Cooling: Central A/C
Has Basement: Yes
Basement: Connecting Stairway, Front Entrance, English, Full, Improved, Outside Entrance, Rear Entrance, Fully Finished, Daylight, Partial, Interior Access, Heated, Windows
Fireplace: Yes
# of Fireplaces: 5
Fireplaces: Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Flue for Stove, Corner, Wood, Metal
# of Stories: 3
Stories: 3


Exterior: Brick and Siding
Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting, Street Lights, Sidewalks, Porch(es), Patio, Wood Fence
Roof: Unknown

School Information

Elementary: BRENT

Additional Information

Listing Office: Coldwell Banker Realty
Date Listed: October 31st, 2020
Days on Market: 122
Zoning: RF3


$/SqFt: $704

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