Connect

Find us on...

Dashboard

Marjorie Dick Stuart

  • Cell 240-731-8079
Questions?

2812 N St Nw, WASHINGTON, DC – $7,900,000

  • 6 Beds
  • Baths
  • 7,422 Sqft
  • .16 Acres
  • 6 Beds
  • Baths
  • 7,422 Sqft
  • .16 Acres

2812 N St Nw

The Decatur House, located at 2812 N Street, NW, is extraordinary - even by the standards of the East Village of Georgetown which is filled with wonderful Federal mansions. This stunning and authentic 1779 brick residence still retains the glorious grounds that surrounded it when it was first built. In addition to visual magnificence it has a storied history which links the house to the national and colonial record of the United States. The house was the home of Susan Decatur who took refuge there after her husband, a Revolutionary War naval hero and Commodore of the Navy, was killed in a duel. Here, she entertained the dignitaries and the celebrities of the young America. The house is filled with history and maintains much of its original floor plan and details, a rare trait. The house was completely renovated at the beginning of the current owner's tenure and has been faithfully maintained since then by the District's most skilled contractors and tradesmen. The facade is a perfect example of Federal architecture. The entire entry level has 12.5' ceilings. In proportion to this volume of space are the oversized windows and large fireplaces. The great drawing room is 34' long and flanked by two fireplaces and four sets of French doors which lead out to the covered porch. Beyond the great drawing room is the dining room which matches the grandeur and elegance of the previous space at almost 30' long. There are three bedrooms including the primary bedroom and three full baths on the second floor. The entire floor has ceilings over 11', and two of the bedrooms have French doors opening to the south balcony. The top floor of the house has two charming bedrooms of equal size. Each has two sets of south-facing dormers, its own full bath, and good closets and built-ins. There are two walk-in cedar closets at the end of the hallway, one with an original dormer window inside. The property also has off street parking for two cars.

Essential Information

  • MLS® #DCDC2064200
  • Price$7,900,000
  • Bedrooms6
  • Bathrooms6.50
  • Full Baths6
  • Half Baths1
  • Square Footage7,422
  • Acres0.16
  • Year Built1799
  • TypeResidential
  • Sub-TypeTownhouse
  • StyleFederal
  • StatusActive

Community Information

  • Address2812 N St Nw
  • SubdivisionGEORGETOWN
  • CityWASHINGTON
  • CountyWASHINGTON-DC
  • StateDC
  • Zip Code20007

Amenities

  • ParkingPrk Space Cnvys
  • Has PoolYes

Interior

  • HeatingRadiator
  • CoolingCentral A/C
  • Has BasementYes
  • # of Fireplaces4
  • # of Stories4
  • Stories4

Basement

Full, Space For Rooms, Connecting Stairway, Rear Entrance, Daylight, Full, Fully Finished, Walkout Level, Windows

Exterior

  • ExteriorBrick and Siding
  • FoundationStone

School Information

District

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Additional Information

  • Date ListedSeptember 16th, 2022
  • Days on Market19
  • ZoningRES

Listing Details

Office

Washington Fine Properties, LLC

Please provide a valid email address.

Price Change History for 2812 N St Nw, WASHINGTON, DC (MLS® #DCDC2064200)

Date Details Price Change
Active (from Coming Soon)

© 2020 BRIGHT, All Rights Reserved. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the BRIGHT Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which Coldwell Banker Residential Realty participates, and is provided by BRIGHT through a licensing agreement. Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Coldwell Banker Residential Realty are marked with the IDX logo and detailed information about each listing includes the name of the listing broker.The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have Closed or are no longer being offered for sale. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller.

Listing information last updated on October 4th, 2022 at 2:46pm CDT.