1407 F Street NESOLD $919,000
- BEDS 3
- BATHS 3.5
- SQFT 1,857
Welcome to 1407 F Street, NE, a federal-style townhouse located mid-block, on a quiet, leafy street in the heart of Capitol Hill. Built in 1900, this legal 2-unit home is a rare find for the neighborhood, and is the ideal blend of architectural character matched with tasteful updates for today’s sophisticated, urban home-buyer.
The rear southern exposure of the home allows sunlight to stream through the many large windows, drenching it in natural sunlight all day long. Enter through a welcoming vestibule with original tile, and you’ll be delighted by the many original details! From the original knotty pine hardwood floors to the soaring ceilings, the spectacular center staircase and exposed brick walls, you will be eager to explore this treasure of a home. A spacious open floor-plan with a large living room and formal dining area is the perfect setting for holiday celebrations, ringing in the new year, and every gathering imaginable! From large dinner parties to quiet, intimate evenings with friends, this home is ideal for entertaining. The dining room leads to a spectacular eat-in-kitchen featuring granite counter-tops, gleaming white cabinetry, gas cooking, all new stainless steel appliances, and a walk-out to the private back terrace. This is a kitchen you’ll want to spend time in. There is even a spacious pantry and convenient powder room! The kitchen opens to a sunny, and fully hardscaped private terrace, where you can enjoy fire-pit evenings, container gardening, and al-fresco dining under the stars. There is also the potential for small-car parking here, as well.
Original knotty pine floors continue on the upper level of the home where there are two generous-sized bedrooms and two full bathrooms. The large primary bedroom boasts multiple closets and bright leafy views through the tall, broad windows. The en-suite primary bathroom features a large walk-in shower and marble vanity. The hall bathroom is also spacious and boasts an original, cast-iron, claw-foot tub with shower accessory.
The lower level is a fully separate, turnkey apartment with front and rear entrances, exposed brick, a generous sized bedroom and full bathroom, and a stacked washer and dryer. This space can be used as an income-generating rental apartment, Airbnb, or as a guest space for visitors: your choice!
In addition to being visually stunning, this home has been meticulously cared for by the same owner for 20 years. Updates to the home include a new roof, new Renewal by Andersen windows throughout, all new appliances in the primary kitchen, new HVAC, new water heater and more. The front façade has been completely repointed by Brick Restoration Specialists of Washington, DC.
A lovely front terrace completes this stunning, picture-perfect home in one of the city’s most sought-after neighborhoods. This home is a walker’s delight! Capitol Hill offers top notch dining, a charming neighborhood setting, and easy access to farmer’s markets, grocery, gyms, dog parks, and coffee shops. The H Street trolley easily whisks you to Union Station, and the US Capitol, Red Line Metro, and commuter routes outside of the city are also easily accessible. This is an opportunity not to be missed in one of Washington, DC’s most iconic neighborhoods.