The large lot allows for a rare two-level carriage house with private entrance. The carriage house could possibly be
converted to a garage, or used as additional living space to the main house. This charming building features original
wood and bricked floors, stained glass lighting, a full bathroom, wood burning fireplace and large living spaces. A
private courtyard and separate washer and dryer make it ideal as a possible au-pair suite.
Recent updates include a new fibertite roof (2012). The home includes high velocity air conditioning and desirable
radiator heat. It has been meticulously maintained and restored. Mature plantings include crape myrtles, ornamental
dogwood, rhododendron and numerous perennials.
OFFERED AT $1,189,000
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636 A street, se
offered at $1,189,000
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Intricately carved double entry doors lead to an
impressive vestibule with an additional set of double
doors and period hardware in the interior. Beautifully
preserved, varied-width hardwood floors grace a double
parlor with connecting entry. Each parlor (one of which
is set up for formal dining) features beautiful fireplace
mantels. A wet bar on this level leads to direct access to
the double parlor and to an outdoor entertaining space.
An original wood balustrade leads to the second floor.
ARare Offering in the Heart of Capitol Hill.
Situated on one of Capitol Hill’s most sought after blocks, 636 A Street, SE is a classic example of circa 1880s bayfront
Italianate Victorian architecture. Filled with charm and lovingly restored, the property was a favorite of the
Capitol Hill House and Garden Tour in 2002. The property was also featured on HGTV Restore America and in
Country Home magazine. Located within the Brent Elementary School boundary, the property is ideally situated
on a quiet street, yet in the heart of the Hill. A short stroll to the Capitol Dome, a short walk to Eastern Market and
the metro, as well as close proximity to all the Hill shops and restaurants, makes 636 A Street in the epicenter of
all that is charming in the nation’s Capitol.
This elegant property features light-filled principal rooms and offers an unusually deep garden filled with mature
plantings and landscaping. The rear two level carriage house with a private entrance is a rare and valued offering
on Capitol Hill. The many original historic details lend elegance to the interior spaces. High ceilings, bay windows,
chair rails, numerous fireplaces and period lighting are just a few of the intact interior details.
Two full bedrooms on the upper floor feature elegant
mantles and spacious rooms. A third bedroom could be
used as an office or nursery. A full bath is also located on
The lower level boosts a full kitchen with walk-out space
directly to the bricked patio. A large family room here
also features a fireplace and south-facing bay windows
providing an exceptionally sunny space. A second front
entry, high ceilings and bathroom on this floor ensure
imminently livable space, as does numerous storage
areas. Currently set with a breakfast nook and bonus
family room, an alternate set up could be as a formal
dining space, and reverting the main level to usage as a