The summer real estate heat wave got off to a scorching start in June. Topping an impressive list is Unit #7C at the landmark Wardman Tower in Woodley Heights at $4,995,000. The 4,648 square foot apartment has three bedroom suites and 3.5 baths, and was decorated by Daryl Carter with the option to purchase turnkey. With oak herringbone floors, Danby marble and an eye-popping Chef’s kitchen, this residence is the stuff of dreams. Second place goes to Unit #3 at Kalorama Square in the affluent Kalorama neighborhood. Listed at $3,495,000, the elegant and completely renovated five-level townhome with four bedrooms, two full baths and two powder rooms, went under contract in just three days! A private elevator, huge stone fireplace and incredible flagstone private patio are a few of the other perks.
Unit #1502/1503 at the iconic Watergate in Foggy Bottom is the result of two one-bedroom cooperative apartments merging into one fabulous home. Offered at $2,900,000, the 2,900 square foot residence has the sleeping quarters positioned at opposite ends for maximum privacy. There’s two lofts, two fireplaces, two roof terraces, two parking spots and incredible Potomac River views! Next up is Unit #PH-17C at Somerset House in Friendship Heights, also commonly associated with the Chevy Chase neighborhood. Listed at $2,895,000, the two-bedroom, 2.5-bath penthouse has a very spacious 2,878 square foot floorplan, not to mention an extended wraparound balcony gazing out at the lush 17-acre gated Parc Somerset community with its many country club-style amenities.
Fifth place goes to Unit #32 at the grand old Beaux-Arts classic known by its street address—2029 Connecticut Avenue—in tony Kalorama. Offered at $2,850,000, the 3,200 square foot home has a staggering five bedrooms and 3.5 baths. There’s also a study and a reception room, and a renovated triangular-shaped gourmet kitchen. For our final entry we return to Woodley Park and Wardman Tower, originally built by the legendary Harry Wardman. Unit #6C is listed at $2,795,000, with three bedrooms, 3.5 baths and 3,123 square feet of space. With interior design by Akseizer Design Group, the residence merges modernity and tradition in one stunning package.
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