Pre-war manor-style retreat for sale for $8.45M

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This incredible manor is situated at 2740 32nd Street NorthWest, a much coveted neighborhood in Washington DC. Built in 1934, it went through extensive renovation and expansion 70 years later, so that today it boasts an incredible appearance and modern comfort.

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This super swanky 6,500-square-foot mansion sits on 0.34 acres of gated land with lush vegetation all around. The three-story luxury residence comprises a total of 10 rooms including 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half baths and basement and a media room on the lower level. The shiny massive hardwood staircase in the impressive reception hall, just opposite the front door, leads to the living room with wood burning fireplace which contains two settees, two armchairs, a low coffee table, a wooden cabinet and a piano forte and which smoothly opens into the formal banquet-sized dining room with a long dining table and a graceful chandelier hanging above, antique side cabinets, fireplace, all of which add character to this space. Off the dining   room there is a catering kitchen with white wood cabinetry and stone slab flooring. The vaulted-ceiling library has book-shelves on two opposing wall, fireplace, sofa with armchairs and coffee table and checkered flooring, a staircase leading to the upper level, where there is a secondary, cozier dining room with built-in book-shelves and white wooden cabinetry.

The fantastic glass conservatory chef’s kitchen with sitting area offers unobstructed views of Normanstone Park. The master suite features a king-sized bed and white chest of drawers and cabinets and an adjoining dressing room and bathroom with tub. The second bedroom suite has a smaller bed and a settee and side cabinet, the third bedroom suite is even smaller and has a small table, armchairs and chest of drawer, while the fourth bedroom suite has a slanted attic-like wall. The house has exterior walls made of brick and slate roof and the terrace off the main level has ample entertaining area. The rear garden provides breathtaking rock creek vistas. This would be just an excellent buy!