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5545 Potomac Avenue NW

WASHINGTON, DC 20016
  • $4,760,000
  • STATUS: Active Under Contract
  • ON SITE: 69 Days
  • ID#: DCDC2141398
Under Contract
UPDATED: 87 min ago
$4,760,000
  • 5
    BEDS
  • 0.27
    ACRES
  • 5
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 7,261
    SQFT
  • $656
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1929
County:

School Information

Elementary School:
Key

Description

For the first time in decades you have the chance to make 5545 Potomac Avenue your forever home. This majestic home sits prominently on a large (.27 acre) corner lot with a beautifully landscaped yard, boasts striking river views, and has a two-story addition that gives you plenty of space to enjoy life. From the moment you step inside, youll appreciate the graciousness and elegance of the large living room with double-hung windows on three sides and ample room to create multiple seating areas, as well as the spacious dining room that is the perfect combination of comfort and formality. There is an additional sitting/reading room or home office, ample natural light and direct garden access. And the garden! Its spectacular and so private with mature plantings that give you year-round privacy. The added kitchen/family room addition is where youll really want to be. The kitchen is set up to accommodate families, large or small-scale entertaining and it offers abundant counter and storage space. There are high ceilings, oversized windows and built-in cabinetry plus a butlers pantry with additional counter and storage space. The nearby laundry room and powder room complete this level.The upper level has a lovely primary bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom, walk-in closet and ample shelves for the avid reader or collector. And windows where youll wake to spectacular river viewsthe perfect start to any day. In addition, there are three additional bedrooms and two additional baths. The third level has the ideal escape room with an open TV/play area, a quiet and private guest room (or home office) and a full bath. The lower level has room to enjoy a good movie, hang out with friends or take up a new hobby. There is a full bath, lots of storage and a separate entrance. The Palisades location is superb " minutes to Georgetown and downtown DC, easy access to 495, Virginia, Maryland and beyond. Take your pick of areas to shop and enjoy dining out at some delightful nearby popular restaurants " Claudios Table, Bistro Aracosia, Et Voila, Black Salt and Lupo Verde Osteria to name a few. The Palisades community with the annual July 4th Parade, the farmers market and the local Recreation Community is known for its small town feel in the city. For the outdoor enthusiast, Palisades also offers easy access to the Capital Crescent Trail, the C&O Canal, Palisades Park and Battery Kemble Park. Owning a home like 5545 Potomac Avenue is a once in a generation opportunity. Its not just a home, its a lifetime of happy memories.

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5545 Potomac Avenue NW WASHINGTON, DC 20016

  • Price: $4,760,000
  • Status: Active Under Contract
  • On Site: 69 Days
  • Updated: 87 min ago
  • ID#: DCDC2141398
5
Beds
5
Baths
1
½ Baths
0.27
Acres
7,261
SQFT
$656
$/SQFT
1929
Built
Neighborhood:
Palisades
County:
Washington
Elementary School:
Key
School District:
District Of Columbia Public Schools
Property Description
For the first time in decades you have the chance to make 5545 Potomac Avenue your forever home. This majestic home sits prominently on a large (.27 acre) corner lot with a beautifully landscaped yard, boasts striking river views, and has a two-story addition that gives you plenty of space to enjoy life. From the moment you step inside, youll appreciate the graciousness and elegance of the large living room with double-hung windows on three sides and ample room to create multiple seating areas, as well as the spacious dining room that is the perfect combination of comfort and formality. There is an additional sitting/reading room or home office, ample natural light and direct garden access. And the garden! Its spectacular and so private with mature plantings that give you year-round privacy. The added kitchen/family room addition is where youll really want to be. The kitchen is set up to accommodate families, large or small-scale entertaining and it offers abundant counter and storage space. There are high ceilings, oversized windows and built-in cabinetry plus a butlers pantry with additional counter and storage space. The nearby laundry room and powder room complete this level.The upper level has a lovely primary bedroom suite with en-suite bathroom, walk-in closet and ample shelves for the avid reader or collector. And windows where youll wake to spectacular river viewsthe perfect start to any day. In addition, there are three additional bedrooms and two additional baths. The third level has the ideal escape room with an open TV/play area, a quiet and private guest room (or home office) and a full bath. The lower level has room to enjoy a good movie, hang out with friends or take up a new hobby. There is a full bath, lots of storage and a separate entrance. The Palisades location is superb " minutes to Georgetown and downtown DC, easy access to 495, Virginia, Maryland and beyond. Take your pick of areas to shop and enjoy dining out at some delightful nearby popular restaurants " Claudios Table, Bistro Aracosia, Et Voila, Black Salt and Lupo Verde Osteria to name a few. The Palisades community with the annual July 4th Parade, the farmers market and the local Recreation Community is known for its small town feel in the city. For the outdoor enthusiast, Palisades also offers easy access to the Capital Crescent Trail, the C&O Canal, Palisades Park and Battery Kemble Park. Owning a home like 5545 Potomac Avenue is a once in a generation opportunity. Its not just a home, its a lifetime of happy memories.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials Brick Garage Spaces 2.00 Garage Type Built InGarage - Side Entry Garage YN Yes Parking Features Paved Driveway Parking Types Attached Garage Pool No Pool Roof Slate Soil Types Urban Land Not Rated View Trees/WoodsWaterGarden/LawnRiver Water Access YN No Water View YN Yes Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 6221 Appliances Built-In MicrowaveDishwasherDisposalExhaust FanIcemakerOven/Range - GasRange HoodRefrigeratorSix Burner StoveStainless Steel Appliances Basement Fully FinishedSide Entrance Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 1040 Cooling Central A/C Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 1 Furnished No Heating Radiator Heating YN Yes Interior Features Window TreatmentsPrimary Bath(s)Family Room Off KitchenKitchen - GourmetKitchen - IslandWalk-in Closet(s)Wood Floors Laundry Type Main Floor Levels 4 Room List Living RoomDining RoomPrimary BedroomStudySun/Florida RoomMaid/Guest QuartersAttic Upper Level1 Bedrooms 4

Property Features

Accessibility Features Other Association YN No Central Air YN Yes Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Cross Street Macomb Foundation Details Other Heating Fuel Natural Gas Hot Water Electric Lease Considered YN No Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 803061920474 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 23479.00 Tax Lot 102 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Public Window Features ScreensStorm Zoning R1B

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©2024 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Debbie Dogrul Associates | EXP Realty. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2024-07-20T10:54:28.46.
 
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