2853 Ontario Rd NW

Washington, DC 20009 View Map $1,400,000 Schedule a Tour

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Status: Pending
Property Type:Penthouse Unit/Flat
MLS #:DCDC2132732
Sq. Feet:1,841
On Site:41 Days
Monthly HOA:$1,997
Marvel in the splendor of one of the most elegant apartments ever offered at The Ontario - Penthouse 603/606. This crown jewel is perched directly beneath the cupola and offers architectural interest and sweeping city views. Recent renovations include newly-opened "social" kitchen with new island & countertops (2024), Bertazzoni gas stove & Bosch dishwasher, prodigious primary bath with capacious custom shower in Bardiglio gray marble, dual sinks & Toto washlet (2020), marble guest bathroom (2020), added Miele in-unit washer/dryer (2020).

Rare features include butler's pantry, two-zone central air conditioning, 3 walk-in-closets, two storage units assigned. Period details are abundant including ten-foot ceilings, original heart pine floors, carved decorative mantles, pocket & paneled doors. The dining room's late 19th century alabaster & bronze chandelier and the art deco chandeliers in the living room will convey to purchaser if desired.

Spacious living room is open with large original pocket doors to gracious dining room and updated kitchen w/ butler's pantry. This is an exceptional entertaining space for memorable affairs. Down the hall, the family room/library offers a wonderful casual living space separate from the formal entertaining rooms.
Primary Bedroom Suite is approx. 600 square feet with private dressing room/den, custom built-ins, walk-in closet & linen closet. You have never seen a primary bath like this in a pre-war apartment!

Guest Bedroom accommodates king bed.

Penthouse 603/606 is close to West Elevator for easy in/out access.

The Ontario is a pet-friendly community, known for its beautiful landscaping, situated on a 3-acre campus in leafy Lanier Heights adjacent to Adams Morgan and Mount Pleasant which are replete with character and services. Built in 1905 and designed by Hill & Kendall, this is a neighborhood landmark is featured in James Goode's "Best Addresses". Parking is available on a short wait list for a low fee from building. The Ontario also offers a roof deck and two community rooms. A day & evening front desk receives packages and a professional on-site manager attends to building affairs. Co-op living designed for primary residents but does allow rentals with Board Approval subject to caps and conditions. Co-op fee of $1,997 includes real estate taxes, building maintenance, water & sewer, staff, management and grounds management. An additional fee of $50 per month is payable to the Association as rent for the roof space for the two AC compressors. The building's original windows were replaced by the Association in recent years. This unit does not have an underlying mortgage. Financing available through several lenders.

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Address:2853 Ontario Rd NW, Washington, DC 20009
Subdivision:Lanier Heights
Zip Code:20009
Building:The Ontario


Bedrooms: 2
Bathrooms: 2
Year Built:1905
Style:Beaux Arts
Year Renovated: 2020
Unit Building Type: Mid-Rise 5 - 8 Floors

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Ceiling Fan(s), Flat, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors, Kitchen - Island
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Front Loading, Washer - Front Loading, Washer/Dryer Stacked, Oven/Range - Gas, Stainless Steel Appliances, Refrigerator
Flooring: Wood
Entry Level: 6
Main Level Bedrooms: 2
Exterior Features: Street Lights
Security System: Electric Alarm, Exterior Cameras, Desk in Lobby, Main Entrance Lock, Smoke Detector, Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Cooling: Central A/C, Programmable Thermostat, Zoned
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Radiator
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Natural Gas

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 1841
Below Grade 0
Total 1841

Property Features

Soil Types: Urban Land Not Rated
Parking: On-site - Rent
Parking Included In List Price: No
View: City
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Directions:From Columbia Rd NW headed east, make a left onto Ontario Rd, pass stop sign, building entry at corner of Ontario Rd & Ontario Pl

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $353,347 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
Ownership Type: Cooperative
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $353,347.00 (Annually)
Condo Coop Fee: $1,997.00 (Monthly)
Other Fees: $50.00 (Monthly)
Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional



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