$5,995,000
6 Beds
4.5 Baths
9,029 SqFt
0.21 Acre Lot
9,147 Sqft Lot
Status Active
Property Type Detached
Price Type
Year Built 1870
Neighborhood Georgetown
Days on Website 72

Property Map

$5,995,000 – 1688 31st Street Nw, Washington, DC 20007

Street View

Courtesy of John B Adler Jr., Washington Fine Properties, LLC.

Description

1688 31st St NW, known as The Taft Mansion, is a legendary Georgetown home ideally sited between Tudor Place and Dumbarton Oaks on one of the most sought-after streets in Washington, DC. Since 1870, the Taft Mansion has been the scene of countless elegant parties, sophisticated dinners and stylish fundraisers where Presidents, Political Leaders, Cabinet Members, Supreme Court Justices and Ambassadors rubbed elbows with business tycoons, socialites and celebrities. The striking exterior opens into grand well-proportioned rooms flooded with natural light. Outside, the home features beautiful English gardens, an oasis of calm serenity, as well as a pool and 2-car parking. SOLD AS-IS.

Property Details and Features

Appliances and Equipment

  • Stove
  • None

Basement

  • Partially Finished

Bathrooms

  • 5 total bathrooms
  • 1 bathroom on all lower levels
  • 3 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 4 full bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 half bathroom on main level

Bedrooms

  • 6 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 6 bedrooms

House

  • 9,029 sqft living area
  • 6,529 sqft above grade (finished)
  • 2,500 sqft below grade (finished)
  • 22 sqft below grade (unfinished)
  • Built in 1870
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • 3+ levels
  • Brick

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • Electric
  • Central A/C

Disability Features

  • Elevator

Fireplaces

  • 5 fireplaces

Garage

  • 2 garage spaces

Heating

  • Natural Gas
  • Forced Air

Listing

  • 67 days on market
  • $918 per sqft

Location

  • County: Washington
  • Subdivision: Georgetown

Lot

  • 9,144 sqft
  • 0.21 acres

Property

  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Soil Types: Urban Land-Sassafras-Chillum

Schools

  • School District: DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Sewer

  • Public Septic
  • Public Sewer

Taxes

  • City/Town Tax: $303,610
  • City/Town Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • Tax Annual Amount: $303,610
  • Tax Year: 2019

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