Featured property: 218 Upshur St NW

This week’s Featured Property, offered by Alexander Dixon and US Realty, is 218 Upshur St NW, a large five bedroom, four-and-a-half bath rowhome in Petworth. 

This extra large property features more than 3,000 sq ft of living space plus off-street parking for two cars. The back yard is landscaped with a fire pit, and a 1-bedroom, 1 bath pied-à-terre apartment in the basement offers a separate entrance.


The house has a large eat in kitchen with granite countertops and stainless steel appliances, along with a large living room that opens to a separate dining room and a sun room. Wood floors and crown molding are featured throughout, along with exposed brick and a sky deck with sweeping cityscape views. The master bedroom features a custom wardrobe, double vanity, whirlpool tub, separate shower and custom ceramic work.

The house is offered at $799,000.

Open House Sunday, October 30th, 11am to 2pm.

Viewing is by appointment only with 24 hours notice.

Relax on the open “sky” deck with its expansive city views, entertain on the large back deck and the landscaped yard. The legal 800+ sq-ft lower level rental has front and rear entrances. Located just steps from shops, dining, metro and other transportation options. Ask about seller credit.

This home is zoned residential two unit property so it will qualify for FHA/Conv financing at $800K. It is 15 - 20 minutes to Unions Station/DCA, 7 minutes to U street nightlife, Howard, Catholic U, Washington hospital center, AVA Hospital, and Children's Hospital.

Conveniently located within walking distance to Petworth restaurants and bars like Slash Run, Timber Pizza, Slim’s Diner, Twisted Horn, the Hitching Post and more. 

  • MLS # DC9768798
  • 3,157 sq feet
  • 5 bedrooms
  • 4.5 bathrooms
  • Basement apartment with private front and rear entrances
  • Built 1921
  • Off-street parking for two cars


Contact Alexander Dixon to schedule a walk-through or
visit on Sunday, Oct 30th during the Open House.

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