2 Bed | 1 Bath | Sold for $655,000
Rarely available, upper level 2BR townhouse with sunny private balcony in secure gated community. Pets are welcome. Spacious and fully updated townhouse condominium in the heart of the vibrant 14th Street Neighborhood. As you enter the secure gated community, you will fall in love with the quiet courtyard setting and meticulous landscaping that surrounds you. Among the many wonderful features of this fine home are the spacious floor-plan, sunny southern exposure, private outdoor balcony, gleaming hardwood floors, granite and stainless steel kitchen, and romantic wood-burning fireplace. This home truly lives like a house! Storage is abundant with a fully accessible attic, renovated master bedroom closets, and a secure, over-sized garage parking space. Extra storage is available to rent for a very nominal annual fee. Pet-friendly community. Located steps from numerous grocery stores (Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods, MOM’s Organic Market), Michelin-star restaurants as well as neighborhood taverns (with a multitude of take-out options), locally-owned shops, yoga and fitness studios, hardware stores, and the Red, yellow, and Green Line Metros, this home boasts an outstanding WalkScore of 94 out of 100: A Walker’s Paradise! Bishop’s Gate Condominium is a unique urban oasis. The former school, convent, chapel, and courtyard walkways were originally part of St. Augustine’s Church and were restored and converted to condominiums by the architectural firm Michael & Michael of Alexandria, Virginia. Bishop’s Gate was listed as a DC Landmark in the National Registry of Historic Places as part of the Greater Fourteenth Street Historic District on August 22, 1944.