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When the charm of a 104 year old classic DC rowhouse intersects with contemporary finishes that harmoniously blends period details with all the amenities sought by a today’s modern lifestyle, a most unique opportunity is created. 229 Rock Creek Church NW was wonderfully renovated and reimagined by the current architect owners. This move-in ready stunner, in the heart of one of DC’s most desired neighborhoods, will WOW even the most demanding buyers. Spanning across 2,000+ square feet and across 4 finished levels, you will have ample space to relax, entertain, and be cradled in understated luxury with style and grace.
This 3 BR/3 BA + 2 den/flex space home features new front porch columns and custom metal railings, several sun-filled living spaces with lots of character, and two levels of recently refinished solid hardwood floors. No detail has been overlooked and the utmost care was taken to rejuvenate this classic house into the brilliant home you’ll find today. The first floor features original pocket doors that separate the living room from the dining room, 9'+ ceilings, crown molding throughout, and expansive gourmet kitchen , stainless steel appliances, stunning soapstone countertops, an oversized island, and ample custom cabinetry ensure that you have all the space required for your kitchen adventures. Upstairs there are three spacious bedrooms, two full bathrooms that are appointed with imported tiles and luxurious finishes, a stackable high capacity washer and dryer, and a large skylight that floods the hall and staircase with an abundance of natural light. The owner's suite features two oversized closets, radiant heated bathroom limestone flooring, a floating vanity, and dual shower-heads in the massive shower w/ impressive views of the sunset and National Cathedral.
The upper-most level has been completely reimagined into a conditioned den with brand new recessed lighting and plush carpeting that offers calming views of Lincoln’s cottage and the lush forests across the street. Whether you treat it as a home office, a reading nook, a “secret” hideaway for children’s adventures, or a yoga/exercise studio is completely up to you.
The fully finished lower level includes front and rear private entrances, interior stair connection with the main home and 2-way locking doors, wood tile flooring, recessed lighting, a second ample kitchen, a second washer and dryer set-up, new lowered slab, perimeter drain w/ sump pump, and a full bathroom with a sunken oversized tiled shower and radiant heated floors. This level presents a very flexible space perfect for entertaining, remote office, exercise gym, an in-law suite, or rent as an Airbnb for a significant additional income potential. To ensure that the upper home remains quiet and comfortable, regardless of who is staying over or what movie is playing, extensive sound dampening was installed between the 1st floor and lower level for added privacy.
This remodeled home includes off-street parking for one large vehicle in addition to ample street parking available. The enclosed backyard retreat, features a fire pit area, fast growing river birch tree, large sandbox, and a custom-designed paver patio with mounts for a shade sail that's perfect for relaxing or entertaining. To round out this phenomenal package is brand new high efficiency HVAC systems, a roof mounted SOLAR PANEL system that provides green energy and dramatically reduce utility costs and a condensing gas tankless hot water heater for efficient and endless supply of hot water!
You’ve heard folks say that real estate is all about location, location, location! We can’t agree more and are certain you’ll fall in love with the vibrancy of Petworth and all the incredible amenities this great tree-lined neighborhood has to offer. Live where president Lincoln used to ride his horse past every day on his way to the White House, with Historic Lincoln’s cottage and vibrant forests located directly across the street! You’re moments from shopping, dining, restaurants, retail, and several of DC’s prized “hot-spots” including: Menya Hosaki Ramen, Timber Pizza, Homestead, Qualia Coffee, Cinder BBQ and more. Plus, supermarkets like Whole foods and Yes! Organic, two metro lines, Bike Share, parks, and the newly renovated Petworth recreation center/playground are close by. This home is just a 10 minute walk to the Petworth Metro, and a stone’s throw from a Capital Bike Share.