2540 Massachusetts Avenue NW # 505

Washington, DC
$ 1,669,000 Beds 2 Baths 2.5 Sq 2,450 Virtual Tour
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OPTIONAL ATTACHED GARAGE PARKING AVAILABLE FOR $150/MONTH. SELLER TO PREPAY ONE YEAR WITH ACCEPTABLE OFFER. Exquisite penthouse located at 2540 Massachusetts Avenue NW, one of DC's rare luxury pre-war cooperative's. This impressive Georgian building is located in the gorgeous Kalorama neighborhood along DC's famous Embassy Row and is conveniently near Rock Creek Park/Rock Creek Parkway. Featured is a 24/7 concierge desk so packages, information, and secure entry is assured. Being offered is a bright and airy 5th floor corner penthouse with truly remarkable, dramatic window-lined panoramic views across Rock Creek Park. At approximately 2450 square feet on one floor, a once 3 bedroom + den was transformed into a spacious 2 bedroom + den/office with 2 1/2 luxury baths. Designed for gracious living and entertaining, this timelessly renovated apartment offers a great combination of sophistication and comfort. The living room is double sized and easily accommodates a piano, has a fireplace and master carpenter built-ins and a service bar. Formal dining leads to a wonderful, large cook's kitchen with center isle/breakfast bar, top of the line appliances including two dishwashers, 2 ovens, warming drawer, gas cooking and sub zero refrigerator and wine refrigerator. Additional features include extra storage, washer/dryer, windows replaced 2 years ago, new central air, on-site garage parking available, and a magnificent entry foyer. 2 Fireplaces - gas in foyer and wood-burning in living room - custom Poliform Closets, three bright window lined exposures south, east and west, including a clear view of The Washington Monument. Custom lighting throughout, pet friendly, & low co-op fee includes taxes and heat.


  • Price
  • $ 1,669,000
  • Lot Size
  • Bedrooms
  • 2
  • Sqr Footage
  • 2,450
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 2
  • Year Built
  • 1926
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Washington
  • Taxes
  • $ 123712
  • County
  • Style
  • Contemporary
  • Area
  • MLS#
  • DCDC2014852
  • Zip
  • 20008
Listing Provided by: Compass
Data Source: Bright MLS



Accessibility Elevator
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Dishwasher, Disposal, Oven - Wall, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances
Architectural Style Contemporary
Association Amenities Common Grounds, Elevator, Picnic Area, Security, Concierge
Association Fee Includes Heat, Taxes, Sewer, Water
Association Y/N No
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
Condo/Coop Association Y/N Yes
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Days on Market 123
Flooring Hardwood, Ceramic Tile
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
HOA Fee 2 2264.39
HOA Fee 2 Frequency Monthly
Heating Radiator
Historic Y/N Yes
Interior Features Bar, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Open, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Recessed Lighting, Wine Storage, Wood Floors
Levels 1
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade
Ownership Cooperative
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 681.22
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
School District 121140357950
Security Features 24 hour security, Doorman, Main Entrance Lock
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Penthouse Unit/Flat/Apartment
Subdivision Name KALORAMA
Tax Annual Amount 123712.0
Tax Year 2020
Total Units 33
Unit Number 505
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R5

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 2450
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N No
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Central Air Y/N Yes
Common Walls 2+ Common Walls, No One Above
Common Walls 2+ Common Walls, No One Above
Entry Level 1
Fireplace Features Gas/Propane, Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 2
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 2450
Main Level Bedrooms 2
Room Type Den
Total Baths 3
Total Bedrooms 2

Exterior Features

# Of Attached Garage Spaces 1
Garage Features Basement Garage
Horse Y/N No
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Parking Fee, Private
Soil Types Urban Land Not Rated
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 1
Type of Parking Attached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No

Room Details

Den Main


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Haddonfield, NJ office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,740
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Price History

9/23/2021 Listed $1,789,000
10/26/2021 7% - $1,669,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 20008

AVG $1.31M
AVG $20,540
AVG 69
Year Built
AVG 1951
AVG 79
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2540 Massachusetts Avenue NW # 505 Washington, DC is a Single Family Home for sale at $1669000 with 2450 sqft and a lot size of Acre(s). 2540 Massachusetts Avenue NW # 505 Washington has 2 bedrooms, 2 baths and was built in 1926. The property's zip code is 20008 which is in Washington, DC

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