Phyllis Jane Young
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Whether you're seeking a Victorian on the Hill, a colonial in Virginia,
or mid-century cool in Maryland... Give me a call.
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NOON TO 2:30 PM
The Ultimate Penthouse!
1322 Rhode Island Avenue, NW #
NEW PRICE! $949,000
Fred and Ginger tap dance down the staircase to a living room thatfs -- letfs call it 21st century Bauhaus; a fabulously sleek contemporary take on classic 1930fs style.
Duplex apartment with a sublime rooftop terrace tops this towering boutique Victorian in a prime DuPont Circle location.
- Splendid 2-story living room with fireplace, bay window
- Uber cool, slick black kitchen with exposed brick.
- Top floor owner's suite with spa bath, room-sized closet
- Second bedroom suite with mirrored wall
- In-unit laundry
- OFF-STREET PARKING
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Noon to 3 pm
Location! Scale! Pizzazz!
812 C Street, SE
A Capitol Hill House Tour favorite that has it all! This ultimate restoration of a Victorian treasure sits in the Hillfs historic heart; at the virtual doorstep of
fabulous Eastern Market, METRO, Trader Joefs, and superb dining options.
Talk about flow! This beauty moves from elegant front hall through magnificent living room, to formal dining room, to super-sized family room...a terrific layout for both entertaining and family living.
A stylized take on New York loft-style, the kitchen is a delight; playing elegant granite counters against deliberately distressed floors, the warmth of wood cabinets against stainless appliances from JennAir, KitchenAid, and Samsung.
Upstairs are three beautiful bedrooms including an unbelievable Owner's Retreat with splendid cabinetry and a closet-dressing room that's like a private boutique.
A beautifully finished lower level with a full bath is perfect for a playroom, guest suite, or home office.
And out back? A gloriously inviting patio that leads to a TWO CAR PLUS garage-- you can store the Vespas, trikes, skis, and have space leftover for a shop!
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NOON to 3 pm
Absolutely Over the Top!
133 11th Street, SE
One of a kind? You've got it. Fabulous in scale, scintillating, sexy, sensational -- we've run out of adjectives on this one.
Custom built on a Grand Scale, this superb contemporary on iconic Philadelphia Row, has it all -- and more!
Entertain 100 or more in style with a huge living room (with a 2-story bay window and fireplace), dining rotunda, family great room/kitchen... and (be still my heart) swimming pool. It's a virtual resort in the city!
Upstairs are 4 gorgeous bedrooms, 3 with balconies, and an enormous owner's suite with stunning demilune window and double dressing room/closet.
Downstairs -- actually the ground level, as the main house begins on the second floor -- is a big, bright, beautiful 2-bedroom apartment with fireplace and private entry on the historic alley.
There's even a two-story garage for the Ferrari.
And it's all a quick stroll to the Capitol, Eastern Market, Trader Joe's and Lincoln Park for a romp with the pup.
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Super-Sized and Sizzling!
108 5th Street, NE
This exquisitely located, gorgeously appointed,super-scaled Victorian is right in the midst of everything
wonderful about the Capitol Hill community.
Delightfully set on coveted, tree-lined 5th & A Streets, NE, youfre just steps to the U.S. Capitol, Union Station, hip H Street & Whole Foods, Eastern Market, Trader Joefs, and FABULOUS restaurants. Plus! Itfs but a quick jaunt (with the pup) to Stanton Park.
A huge double living room with magnificent custom cabinetry is off the elegant front hallway. Stroll back to the chef's kitchen, with its endless length of granite counter top, and appliances that truly have the chef in mind -- from the Sub-Zero bottom freezer fridge to a pro-range from Dynamic Cooking Systems.
At the rear of the home, a wonderfully bright and airy great room/formal dining space has sliding doors to the lovely, walled patio and access to the parking area.
Upstairs are three truly over-sized bedrooms, including an owner's suite with dressing area and private terrace with tree-top views.
Downstairs is space for a home office, plus endless storage, plus a separate laundry, PLUS a bonus room -- for a studio, perhaps? Or just for storing Aunt Minnie's samovar.
Life on Capitol Hill just doesnft get any sweeter!
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621 A Street, NE
A rarity of rarities, this home combines extraordinary scale, contemporary grandeur, and the ultimate
location: walk to the Capitol, Eastern Market, METRO and enjoy all of the delights of Capitol Hill living!
Twenty six feet wide, with 4681 square feet of luxurious living space, including a stunning suite of rooms for living and dining, three bedrooms upstairs, a guest suite/office on the main level, an immense lower level media center/family room with incredible storage, double back porches, and a splendid walled-garden leading to a two car garage.
- Double living room w/ bay window, fireplace
- Banquet-scaled dining room
- Enormous gourmet kitchen/family room
- Fabulous lower level entertainment center
- Masterful owner's suite w/ fireplace
- Three additional HUGE bedrooms
- Guest suite/home office
- Double back porches
- Sensational garden
- TWO CAR GARAGE
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230 Farmington Rd., West
This dazzling contemporary home sits on five glorious acres and is bordered by an additional 35 acres of protected property.
Designed in 2001 by acclaimed architect Robert Loren Rotner, famed for the Saratoga Performing Arts Center, this utterly magnificent showpiece is just 10 minutes to Gaylord/MGM and ferries to the city--or a 35 minute drive to town -- or saddle up, Hi Ho! There's a riding stable for Silver at the foot of your drive.
Absolutely immaculate, with every detail burnished to perfection, this is extraordinary living either a full-time residence, or a magnificent, utterly private, weekend retreat.
-Formal, sky-lit living room
-Huge open dining room
-Fantastic kitchen with black granite, breakfast room
-Lower level bonus room — office
-Master suite with room-sized walk-in closet sublime bath
-Two additional bright and beautiful bedroom suites
-Separate laundry room
-Two car garage
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$1,395,000 "as is"
Queen of the Hill!
115 5th Street, SE
Twice featured on the Capitol Hill House Tour, with good reason; this gloriously scaled Queen Anne style home is exuberantly Victorian, from the heavily embossed paper called Lincrusta in the hallways, to beautiful stained glass atop most every window, pocket doors, and even the original speaking tube for calling throughout the house.
There is more than 3,000 square feet of living space on three levels. Off the front hallway on the main floor is a double living room with bay window and a fireplace with a rare Eastlake mantle. Sharing this floor is an office with wonderful bespoke cabinetryor use as guest quarters, given the en suite bath.
A banquet-sized dining room is on the lower level, with a separate street entry. Here is also the well-equipped kitchen and the family room, a comfortable spot for morning coffee or cocktails.
Step out from the family room to the terrace, built on several levels and overhung by a glorious magnolia, which forms an enchanting natural canopy.
Plus! Theres a two car garage � worth its weight, as they say, this close to the U.S. Capitol, the Library f Congress, the Supreme Court and all of the delights of the Capitol Hill community.
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11 4th Street, NE
Imposing 23 ft wide 3-story manse features magnificently proportioned rooms, high ceilings, and details polished to a
Brilliantly located too -- just steps to the U.S. Capitol, two METRO stops, Amtrak, and loads of great shopping and dining in the historic Capitol Hill neighborhood.
Features a marvelously spacious living room, embassy scaled dining room with fireplace, and a terrific eat-in kitchen on the main level.
Second floor master suite includes a paneled library with fireplace.
Three additional spacious bedrooms are on the second and third floors.
Plus! A gorgeous brick patio and two car parking beyond the gates!
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