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218 Whittier Street NW Washington, DC
$ 699,999
Property Attributes
  • MLS#DCDC489794
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CityWashington
  • NeighborhoodTAKOMA
  • Zip20012
  • StyleTraditional,A-Frame
  • Year Built1932
  • Taxes3855
  • Price$ 699,999
  • Bedrooms2
  • Full Bathrooms2
  • Half Bathrooms0
  • Sqr Footage1739
  • Lot Size6,970 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Coldwell Banker Realty
Property Description

Blocks from Takoma Metro, this charming 2BR/1BA & Studio is the perfect escape. Tree lined streets and neighborhood gardens give a small town feel as you walk to the many restaurants and shops of Takoma. Newly remodeled kitchen with custom cabinets, quartz counters, gas stove/range, microwave, Bosch DW, and bamboo flooring that continues into sunroom, perfect for a home office or kitchen nook! Spacious top floor Bedrooms with new modern ceiling fan/light in each, original wood trim and floors. Top floor bathroom had tub and tile reglazed summer 2020. 1930s charm and good bones! Newly installed mini-duct system that heats and cools, plus radiant heat system with original cast iron radiators and working wood fireplace, ready for cozy comfortable winter nights! Basement efficiency has kitchen & BA, new laminate floor, laundry, and private entrance with small screened in porch looking over the large yard with garden spaces and steel quonset hut for parking or storage. Home features cedar closets and a large attic that could be transformed into an additional bedroom. If you are seeking space, move in ready, and still opportunity to grow, 218 Whittier St NW is for you! Last home within 2 blocks sold for $886K 2/14/20 with 3BR, much smaller yard. Pre-Covid Price! This home is a diamond in the rough. Homes in this part of Takoma do not turn over. Now is your opportunity to invest in a home that still has room for growth! Offers reviewed as submitted.

Elementary School Middle School High School
Takoma Educational Campus Elementary School Takoma Educational Campus Middle School Coolidge Senior High School
Price History
10/2/2020 Listed $714,000
10/15/2020 2% - $699,999

General Features

Acceptable Financing Cash, Conventional, FHA, VA
Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Dryer - Electric, Energy Efficient Appliances, Oven - Double, Refrigerator, Washer - Front Loading, Water Heater
Architectural Style Traditional, A-Frame
Association Y/N No
Carport Spaces 1
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Combination, Vinyl Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Ductless/Mini-Split, Programmable Thermostat, Ceiling Fan(s)
Facing Direction North
Flooring Bamboo, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood, Laminated
Floors In Unit Count 2
Garage Y/N No
Heating Radiator
Historic Y/N No
Interior Features Attic, Breakfast Area, Cedar Closet(s), Ceiling Fan(s), Dining Area, Efficiency
Legal Subdivision TAKOMA
Levels 2
Location Type Suburban
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession 0-30 Days CD, Immediate, Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 571.43
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Very Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Shingle
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name TAKOMA
Tax Year 2019
Utilities Natural Gas Available, Phone, Phone Available, Water Available, Cable TV Available, Electric Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Garden/Lawn, Trees/Woods, Street
Water Access Y/N No

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1225
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Connecting Stairway, Daylight, Partial, English, Improved, Outside Entrance, Partially Finished, Rear Entrance, Walkout Level, Windows
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 0.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 1
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 2
Below Grade Finished Area 514
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 170
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N No
Entry Level 1
Fireplace Features Brick, Mantel(s), Screen
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 1739
Total Baths 2
Total Bedrooms 2
Total Fireplaces 1

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Carport Spaces 1
Door Features Storm
Fencing Picket
Foundation Details Brick/Mortar, Block, Slab
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Lawn Chairs and Table, Chest in attic, all appliances.
Lot Features Rear Yard, Private, Landscaping, Front Yard
Lot Size Acres 0.16
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 7068.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Off Street - # Of Spaces 1
Pool Y/N No Pool
Soil Types Urban Land-Sassafras-Chillum
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 2
Type of Parking Detached Carport, Off Street, On Street
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 20012

AVG $870K
AVG $4,555
AVG 16
Year Built
AVG 1938
AVG 81
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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