Welcome to 1852 Wyoming Ave NW, a remarkable Kalorama beauty that is rooted in original charm while also being tastefully updated throughout to suit a modern lifestyle. Its stately nature begins with its original red brick exterior and continues inside throughout the 4 finished floors. Spanning approximately 5,288 total square feet, this residence offers 5 Bedrooms, 4 Full Baths, 2 Half Baths, and an expansive Attic. The Main House has been beautifully designed for entertaining with the principal rooms inhabiting the Main Level. The Two Upper Levels are dedicated to the private Bedrooms and a household Family Room. Additionally, there is a spacious 1 Bedroom plus Den and 1.5 Bath legal Apartment on the Lower Level. The rear of the home exhibits multiple layers of outdoor space including 2 Balconies with monument views. Beyond the Garden is a Detached 2-Car Garage with a Roof Deck.
The lasting character and period details are undeniable beginning with the soaring 10’6” ceiling on the main level, multi-tier crown molding, original doors and hardware, and custom millwork. Double doors open into the Vestibule that flows into an inviting Foyer. The Parlor is accented by a wood-burning fireplace that is flanked by elegant built-ins. The Living Room has access to the rear Deck and Patio and is separated from the Dining Room by an oversized pocket door. The handsome Dining Room is highlighted by a bay window, a decorative fireplace, and surrounding built-in shelves. The well-appointed and renovated Gourmet Kitchen is complete with two exposures of natural light, a Butler’s Pantry with wet bar and wine storage, and an adjoining Powder Room. Featuring Poggenpohl cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, and gleaming Caesarstone quartz counters, the Gourmet Kitchen has been designed with quality and functionality in mind.
There are 2 Bedrooms and 1 Full Bath on the Second Level in addition to a Family Room with a wood-burning fireplace, built-in bookshelves, and a beamed ceiling. Bedroom #3 walks out to a large Balcony with a Pergola and views of the Garden. The Third Level includes 2 Bedrooms and 2 Full Baths. The rear Balcony off of the Third Level boasts fantastic monument views. The stairwell is illuminated by 4 skylights, flooding the hallways with sunlight.
A wonderful feature of this Kalorama residence is a legal Lower Level Apartment that is comprised of a Living Room, Eat-in Kitchen, Bedroom, Den, and 1.5 Baths. With approximately 1,200 square feet, the Lower Level is a transitional space that affords for a flexible and growing household and may be used as a rental unit or for an Au Pair/In-Laws. There is a front and rear entrance to the Lower Level Apartment.
Kalorama is a mainly residential neighborhood that is quietly nestled adjacent to some of the District's most visited areas. With Dupont Circle to the south, Georgetown to the west, Woodley Park to the north, Adams Morgan to the east, restaurants, shops, and cultural experiences are just moments away. Outdoor enthusiasts will be thrilled to be surrounded by a number of parks and green space. Kalorama Park is 1 block away and Walter Pierce Park, Meridian Hill Park, and the Smithsonian National Zoo are within close proximity.