3508 Prospect Street NW Washington, DC $ 15,995,000
3508 Prospect Street NW
$ 15,995,000
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3508 Prospect Street NW

Washington, DC, 20007
$ 15,995,000
Bedrooms8 Baths6.1 Sq 9,086

Monthly Estimate*

$ 111,730

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Single Family Home for sale in Washington, DC

for $15,995,000 with 8 bedrooms and 6 full baths, 1 half bath. This 9,086 square foot home was built in 1787 on a lot size of 0.43.

Thought to be designed by William Thornton, the architect of the U.S. Capitol, and long considered one of the most architecturally and historically significant properties in the city of Washington, Prospect House was built between 1787 and 1793 and sitshigh above the Potomac River at 3508 Prospect Street in Georgetown. This red brick Georgian-Federal house hasbeen a showplace for politicians and statesmen since Revolutionary War days, and is sitedon nearly half an acre of beautifully manicured formal English gardens. Among many renowned owners over the years, the property was the home of the first Secretary of Defense, James V. Forrestal, and during the Truman Administration Prospect House served asThe White House Guest House for visiting dignitaries. Presidents Washington and Adams, the Marquis de Lafayette, the Shah ofIran, the President of France, and the poet Robert Frost have all been guests of Prospect House. The first floor of this 9,000+ square foot residenceincludes 12-foot ceilings;a formal entrance hall;a double parlor living room with twin Adams fireplaces, a Jefferson window, and a bay window overlooking the gardens; a banquet-sized dining roomwith a fireplace and river views; a gallery hall; an ample-sized eat-in kitchen,a powder room and a veranda. Upstairs are 7large bedrooms -- several with river views -- a sitting roomand 5 full baths. A lovely library opening to the garden, a home office,an 8th bedroom and a full bath make up the lower level. The property includes a 41-foot swimmingpool and an octagonalwatch tower where one of the early owners watched his boatscome into Georgetown Harbor. A three-car garage and additional parking for 3 cars complete this extraordinary offering. Prospect House has been well-maintained and improved by its current owners, who, in the last few years, have replaced the roof;the plumbing, heating and air conditioning systems; and rebuilt all of the windows.

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Single Family Active

Price

$ 15,995,000

Bedrooms

8

Full Bath

6

Half Bath

1

Property Type

Single Family

Taxes

$ 50,071

Style

Federal,Georgian

Lot Size

0.43

Year Built

1787

Town/City

Washington

County/Region

District of Columbia

MLS | Web ID

DCDC2129376

Features
Interior
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Basement Daylight Full Connecting Stairway Full Fully Finished Heated Improved Interior Access Outside Entrance Rear Entrance Side Entrance Walkout Level
Flooring Hardwood
Total Fireplaces 10
Hot Water Electric
Total Stories 4
Basement (Y/N) Y
Heating Y/N Y
Fireplace Y/N Y
Above Grade Finished Area 9086
Full Baths 6
Half Baths 1
Street Suffix STREET
Central Air Y/N Y
Total Bedrooms 8
Below Grade Finished Area 0
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Total Baths 7
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General
Sewer Public Septic
Heating Radiator
Cooling Central A/C
Possession Negotiable
Roof Slate
Zoning RESIDENTIAL
Garage Spaces 3.00
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Architectural Style Federal Georgian
Security Features Exterior Cameras Security System
Construction Materials Brick
Year Built 1787
Levels 4
Tax Year 2024
Percent Ownership Fee Simple
Cool Fuel Electric
Accessibility None
County WASHINGTON
New Construction N
Property Type Residential
HOA / Comm Assn N
Subdivision Name GEORGETOWN
Facing Direction North
Garage Y/N Y
Water Access Y/N N
Other Structures Above Grade Below Grade
Status ACTIVE
Directions Between 35th and 36th Streets on Prospect Street in Georgetown.
City WASHINGTON
Buyer Agent Compensation 2.5
Disclosures Historic Property Lead Based Paint - Federal Lead Based Paint - State Prop Disclosure
Senior Community Y/N N
Lot Size Square Feet 18740.00
Waterfront Y/N N
Street Name PROSPECT
Tax Annual Amount 50071.04
Home Warranty Y/N N
Property Condition Excellent
Structure Type Detached
Condo/Coop Association Y/N N
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Price Per Sq Ft 1760.4
Historic Y/N Y
Lease Considered Y/N N
Vacation Rental Y/N N
Virtual Tour https://www.relahq.com/mls/100326726
Days on Market 49
Standard Status Active
Year Built Source Assessor
Legal Subdivision Georgetown
Buyer Agent Compensation Type % Of Gross
Association Recreation Fee N
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Exterior
Water Source Public
Garage Features Garage - Front Entry
Type of Parking Attached Garage Driveway
Foundation Details Stone Brick/Mortar
Water View Y/N N
Lot Size Acres 0.43
Lot Size Units Square Feet
Lot Size Source Assessor
Soil Types Urban Land-Manor-Glenelg
Horse Y/N N
Land Assessed Value 2365360.00
Navigable Water Y/N N
Water Oriented Y/N N
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Internal Only
Street Number 1 3508
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* Excluded Features
List By
Washington Fine Properties, Llc

Broker

kim.gibson@wfp.com

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Nearby
3533234 Elementary School
3533273 Middle School
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Pricing History
DatePricePrice ChangeDescription
2/21/2024$15,995,000 Listed Price

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3508 Prospect Street NW, Washington, DC, 20007 is a Single Family Home for sale at $15,995,000 with 9,086 sqft and a lot size of 0.43. 3508 Prospect Street NW has 8 bedrooms, 6.1 baths, and was built in 1787. The property's zip code is 20007 which is in Washington, DC