This elegant estate is sited on a cul-de-sac in serene and private Massachusetts Avenue Heights. Philanthropist, Christian Heurich, originally built this residence in 1929. The current owners undertook a meticulous renovation and restoration to restore this grand estate beyond its former self. The renovation weaves today's modern amenities while maintaining and restoring the homes original period details. Some original details include moldings and millwork, leaded glass windows, iron balustrades, antique French doors and hardwood floors.The main level features a long and graceful foyer, living room opening to the rear terrace and the beautifully appointed sunroom and library. There is a gourmet chef's kitchen with butler's pantry, breakfast room and adjacent formal dining room overlooking the rear grounds. Completing the main level is a generously proportioned family room. Upstairs are five bedrooms and six baths. Each bedroom on the second level boasts en-suite baths. There is also a large dressing room and two laundry rooms on top two floors.The grounds of this estate are sizeable and private. The front grounds offer a yard, granite cobblestone motor court, two-car garage and manicured landscaping. The rear offers a flagstone patio off the main level, terraced lawn, and impressive vistas of Rock Creek Park. Property is also available turn-key (fully furnished).
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