1225 Independence Ave SE

Washington, DC 20003 View Map $1,250,000 Ask a Question

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Status: Sold
Property Type:Interior Row/Townhouse
MLS #:DCDC2138298
Sq. Feet:2,036
Date Sold:5/30/2024
Lot Size:0.04 Acres
Nestled in the heart of Capitol Hill, this classic gem unveils a rare opportunity to own a piece of quintessential charm that has evaded the sales market for over half a century. Stepping through the threshold, you're greeted by an aura of timeless elegance and grace, a testament to its rich heritage and meticulous care over the decades.

A fusion of classic architecture and modern comforts, this home seamlessly blends the old-world charm with contemporary convenience. The highlight of this abode is its back kitchen addition, marrying functionality with style, catering to the demands of modern living while preserving the authenticity of its roots.

Spread across the residence are five bedrooms, with two tucked away in the basement, offering versatile spaces that can be transformed into cozy dens or private sanctuaries (ie - not legal bedrooms) Upstairs, two full baths ensure convenience for the occupants, while an additional full bath in the basement adds flexibility to the living arrangements.

Storage abounds throughout the home, catering to practical needs without compromising on aesthetics. Every nook and cranny has been thoughtfully designed to maximize space, ensuring clutter is kept at bay while maintaining the home's inherent charm.

Step outside, and you're greeted by a charming European-style brick patio, adorned with lush vegetation and trees, creating a serene oasis amidst the bustling cityscape. It's the perfect spot to unwind after a long day, entertain guests, or simply bask in the tranquility of nature.

Convenience is key, with easy street parking available and the added luxury of a two-car garage/workshop, a rare find in Capitol Hill. Whether you're strolling through nearby Lincoln Park or exploring the myriad attractions that Capitol Hill has to offer, everything you need is just steps away from your doorstep.

This is more than just a house; it's a piece of history, a sanctuary of elegance and comfort, waiting for its next chapter to unfold. Don't miss your chance to make this rare treasure your own and be a part of Capitol Hill's storied legacy.

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Community Information

Address:1225 Independence Ave SE, Washington, DC 20003
Subdivision:Capitol Hill
Zip Code:20003


Bedrooms: 5
Bathrooms: 3
Year Built:1900
Construction: Brick
Basement Type: Connecting Stairway, Fully Finished, Interior Access, Sump Pump

Features / Amenities

Interior Features: Breakfast Area, Ceiling Fan(s), Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Table Space, Wood Floors
Appliances: Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Front Loading, Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer - Front Loading, Washer/Dryer Stacked
Flooring: Hardwood
Other Rooms: Living Room, Dining Room, Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Bedroom 5, Kitchen, Foyer, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3, Primary Bathroom
Fireplace: Mantel(s), Screen
Fencing: Rear, Privacy, Wood, Masonry/Stone
Sub Structure Types: Above Grade, Below Grade
Garage: Garage - Rear Entry, Garage Door Opener
Garage Spaces: 2
Cooling: Central A/C
Cooling Fuel: Electric
Heating: Radiator
Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
Hot Water: Electric

Square Footage

Finished Sq. Ft.
Above Grade 1593
Below Grade 443
Total 2036


Primary BedroomUpper 1 LevelAttached Bathroom,Ceiling Fan(s),Flooring - HardWood,Lighting - Recessed
Bedroom 2Upper 1 LevelBuilt-Ins,Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 3Upper 1 LevelBuilt-Ins,Flooring - HardWood,Lighting - Recessed
Primary BathroomUpper 1 LevelAttic - Pull-Down Stairs,Flooring - Ceramic Tile
Bathroom 2Upper 1 LevelTub Shower
FoyerMain LevelFlooring - HardWood
Living RoomMain LevelFireplace - Wood Burning,Flooring - HardWood
Dining RoomMain LevelFlooring - HardWood,Lighting - Recessed
KitchenMain LevelBreakfast Room,Ceiling Fan(s),Countertop(s) - Granite,Flooring - HardWood,Island,Kitchen - Eat-in,Kitchen - Gas Cooking
Bedroom 4Lower 1 LevelLighting - Recessed
Bedroom 5Lower 1 LevelLighting - Recessed
Bathroom 3Lower 1 LevelTub Shower

Property Features

Lot Size: 0.04 Acres
Soil Types: Chillum-Urban Land Complex
Sewer: Public Sewer
Water: Public
Directions:1 block south of Lincoln Park between 12th & 13th St SE, Capitol Hill historic district

Tax and Financial Info

Total Taxes: $6,839 (paid Annually)
Tax Year: 2022
New Financing: Conventional
Ownership Type: Fee Simple
Homeowners' Assoc.: No
City Tax Rate: $6,839.00 (Annually)
Acceptable Financing: Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA



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