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638 A St SE Washington, DC 20003 (Capitol Hill)

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  • Multi-Family Home
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • 3 full, 1 partial Bathrooms
  • 2,328 sqft
  • Lot size: 2,616 sqft
  • Built in 1900
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Property Details for 638 A St SE


Sold > DC > Washington > 20003 > Capitol Hill > 638 A St SE
This property is no longer available to rent or buy. This description is from June 05, 2012
Large, Victorian semi-detached Brick Bay-front 4 BR, 3.5 Bath home on 3 finished levels including English Basement/In-law Suite Apartment. The house is approximately 3,700 square feet on a 2,600 SF lot (house is 22 feet wide and lot is 25 feet wide). Located on one of Capitol Hill's best blocks and in-bounds for Brent Elementary School, the house is 1 block from Eastern Market and East Capitol Street, 5 blocks to Lincoln Park, 6 blocks to US Capitol Complex and walking distance to all the retail/restaurants of Pennsylvania and Massachusetts Avenues. All the amenities of Capitol Hill inc...luding parks, Union Station, museums, retail, restaurants, cafes and offices are within easy walking distance. Outdoor space includes a 30-foot long side deck as well as a sunken patio in the back with extensive brickwork and mature landscaping. You'll also enjoy the 2-car garage (deep and wide) plus a side yard area that could work for a shed. Since the house is semi-detached, there is a walkway/gate connecting front of house to the side deck & rear patio. The Main floor consists of an entry vestibule plus foyer, and a very large double living room with bay (14.5 feet by 28 feet with ceilings over 11-feet), oversized Dining Room, Powder Room and Eat-in Kitchen. LIVING ROOM boasts a wood-burning fireplace and access to the exterior side deck. It is south-facing with great natural light that is only enhance by the great front bay windows. DINING ROOM is about 14x17 and has a wood-burning fireplace plus a wall of windows/french doors leading to the side deck. POWDER ROOM under the stairs KITCHEN has been updated with custom, painted white inset 48" cabinetry, honed Carrara Marble Countertops, Viking Range, Bosch paneled Dishwasher and polished nickel hardware. The oversized island is the hear/focal point of the Kitchen and has space for several barstools as well as storage. There is additional pantry cabinetry in the kitchen. There is a rear bay window and area as well looking out to the landscaped patio and backyard. The lower level is decided into 2 separate spaces: a Family Room and Apartment. Stairs off kitchen lead down to a DEN/REC ROOM/FAMILY ROOM as well as LAUNDRY/UTILITIES/STORAGE (back half of basement) The Front half of basement (larger half) is an IN-LAW SUITE/APARTMENT with its own front entrance, Bathroom, Kitchen, Living Area and Sleeping Area. Living Room, Master Bedroom, Dining room and halls have original unpainted trim (but light, not dark). Kitchen, baths, basement, and back 2 upper-floor bedrooms have painted white trim Master BR and Living room are south facing (have the original wood plantation shutters) MASTER SUITE is the entire front half of the house and includes 2 walk-in closets, a sitting area/office nook/alcove and en-suite bath MASTER BATH has a large frameless glass shower and separate soaking tub; double vanities, commode room, honed 1" hex marble flooring Large hall closet off the master There are 2 additional large BEDROOMS (11x11 and 12.5x11 approx) on the second floor and a large 2nd hallway FULL BATH with linen closet and room for storage. Lots of original detail throughout the house including transoms, ceiling medallions, plantation shutters, corbels, arches, hinges,curved plaster walls. Floors have been repaired and restored (random width heart pine) Heating is radiator, cooling is central (package unit on the roof.
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638 A St SE Public Records


Official property, sales, and tax information from county (public) records as of 12/2016:
    • Multi-Family Dwellings (Generic, any combination 2+)
    • 1 Partial Bathroom
    • Built In 1900
    • Heating: Hot Water
    • 9 Rooms
    • Subdivision: CAPITOL HILL
    • 3 Bedrooms
    • 2,328 sqft
    • Stories: 2 story with basement
    • Exterior Walls: Brick
    • Basement: Basement (not specified)
    • County: District of Columbia
    • 3 Bathrooms
    • Lot Size: 2,616 sqft
    • A/C
    • Roof: Urethane
    • Fireplace

Home Expenses For 638 A St SE


Property Taxes and Assessment of 638 A St SE


Land
Improvement
Total
$587,740
+
$958,640
=
$1,546,380
Year Tax Assessment Market
2016 $12,535 $1,546,380  $1,546,380 
Source: Public Records

Price History & Trends


Price History for 638 A St SE


Date Event Price Source Agents
08/23/2012 Sold view detail $1,480,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    08/23/2012
  • Contract Date
    07/24/2012
  • Sale Price
    $1,480,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Warranty Deed
12/27/2011 Sold view detail $1,030,000 Public records Public records  
  • Recording Date
    12/27/2011
  • Contract Date
    12/08/2011
  • Sale Price
    $1,030,000
  • Price Type
    Full amount stated on Document.
  • City Transfer Tax
    $0
  • County Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Total Transfer Tax
    $0
  • Transaction Type
    Purchase/Resale Arm's Length Residential Transaction
  • Document Type
    Warranty Deed

Real Estate Trends in Capitol Hill

Average listing price for similar homes $1,938,600 31% above listing price
Average listing price for all homes in Capitol Hill $1,147,325 29% below listing price
Median sale price for all homes in Capitol Hill $975,559 0% below listing price

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