A truly exquisite renovation of a rarely available, fully-detached, original James McGill home. Built in 1873 and designed by famed architect James H. McGill ~ founder of LeDroit Park ~ this home exudes Beaux Arts grandeur with ornate masonry, curved bays, tall windows, a slate roof, and a wrought-iron balcony. The interior has a large family room, 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, including a stunning master bath with a unique double shower and soaking tub w/glass enclosure. Luxury touches abound on the main level with a gracious open-plan living room room, oak chevron floors, custom cabinets, paneling, woodwork & trim, and 8~ doors under soaring ceilings. The home boasts a chefs dream kitchen that opens to a covered porch, a gated back yard and carriage house that will accommodate 2 cars. The lower-level has a nanny-suite, laundry room, and dog-washing station. The house is situated on a large corner lot.