2429 California St NW

Washington, DC 20008 View Map $3,800,000 Ask a Question

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Detached
MLS #:DCDC2089330
Sq. Feet:4,752
Date Sold:4/28/2023
Lot Size:0.11 Acres
Fully detached residence has been tastefully renovated with ideally proportioned spaces for large-scale entertaining indoors and out. Originally built for an Ambassador, this bright and airy home offers a formal receiving foyer, grand central staircase, ballroom-sized living room, dining room/orangerie, large entertainer's kitchen, and a working elevator to all floors . With 5 Bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms and 4,752 sq. ft. of living space, the home provides an ideal set up for work-from-home offices and also offers private space for an in-law suite or au pair. The interior boasts beautiful crown mouldings, sunlit floor-to-ceiling windows, dark-stained hardwood and marble floors, high ceilings, and Carrara marble. The landscaped garden includes a large slate patio and a majestic American Heritage elm tree.

The large French front doors of the home open into a spacious foyer with marble floor. On the entry level are two large bedrooms or offices with new ensuite baths, newly constructed laundry room with cabinetry, Carrara marble countertops and Electrolux washer and dryer. In addition, there is a mudroom, one-car garage with new garage door and large storage or potential wine cellar.

A grand central staircase leads to the upper floors. The second floor consists of an Embassy-sized double living room with large French doors, wood-burning fireplace and built-in shelving. The sumptuous eat-in, renovated kitchen showcases a six-burner Viking stove, Bosch double wall ovens, two Bosch dishwashers, Viking French door refrigerator, large marble topped kitchen island with prep sink, and brass fixtures.
Adjacent is a sizeable dining room with marble floors. All-glass new French doors in kitchen and dining room lead to private rear yard and slate patio featuring mature landscaping and a beautiful American Heritage tree.

The third level brings a spacious owner suite with bedroom, built-in closets, large bath with double sinks, marble countertops, all-glass shower, a separate water closet and marble-clad walls and floors. A second and third bedroom (or large office with built-ins, wood burning fireplace, Murphy bed) with hall full bath, make this home a special and unique property for the most discerning buyer.

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Community Information

Address:2429 California St NW, Washington, DC 20008
Zip Code:20008


Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 4 Full / 1 Half
Year Built:1967
Construction: Brick

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Kitchen - Table Space, Dining Area, Primary Bath(s), Curved Staircase, Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Elevator, Breakfast Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Eat-In, Recessed Lighting, Tub Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors
Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven - Double, Refrigerator, Range Hood, Washer, Six Burner Stove, Stainless Steel Appliances, Dryer - Front Loading, Washer - Front Loading, Built-In Microwave
Main Level Bedrooms: 2
Fireplace: Wood
Exterior Features: Extensive Hardscape, Sidewalks, Street Lights
Fencing: Rear, Wood
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade
Garage: Garage - Side Entry
Garage Spaces: 1
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Forced Air
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 4752
Below Grade 0
Total 4752

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.11 Acres
Lot Description: Front Yard, Landscaping, Level, Premium, Private, Rear Yard
Soil Types: Urban Land-Sassafras-Chillum
Parking: Shared Driveway
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Directions:Massachusetts Avenue South toward downtown, take left on California Street. On left in the middle of the block.

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $23,042 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2021
New Financing: Cash
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $23,042.00 (Annually)



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Listing Information Last Updated 6/7/2023
Listing provided courtesy of Washington Fine Properties, LLC.
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