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2701 Chesapeake St NW, Washington, DC, 20008


6 Bedrooms
7 Full Baths, 2 Partial
10,070 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
ParkingGarage - Side Entry, Attached Garage
Garage2 spaces
Year BuiltNew Const., 1929
HeatingForced Air, Radiant, Heat Pump
CoolingCentral Air
MLS #DCDC2107240
Lot Size0.83 Acres
Active DateAugust 31, 2024
StatusComing Soon

About 2701 Chesapeake St NW

Welcome to 2701 Chesapeake Street, a stately Tudor home completely rebuilt in recent years, which will again be transformed through an extensive renovation and expansion, elevating it to new heights of grandeur. Nestled within the coveted Forest Hills neighborhood, this property is set to become a masterpiece of contemporary living, seamlessly blending timeless elegance with modern sophistication. Upon arriving, prepare to be enchanted by the meticulously landscaped grounds that surround this estate. With architectural brilliance and attention to detail, the facade will be an artful display of beauty. This uniquely positioned property offers privacy and beautiful views overlooking Rock Creek Park. The original lot encompasses nearly a half-acre, with an adjacent .37-acre lot, allowing for a pool and a separate 2-story 2,000 SF building, offering possibilities for a guest or pool house, among other uses. Once completed, this grand home will offer 5-6 bedrooms, 7 full plus two half baths spread across 10,000 square feet. Enter through the grand foyer to reveal a world of refinement and luxury. The gracious entry, adorned with bespoke mosaic tile floor and handcrafted staircase balustrades will make an unforgettable first impression. The remodeled floor plan will boast an intuitive flow, creating harmonious transitions between the living spaces. The heart of this newly transformed residence will be the spacious, open-concept living and dining area adjacent to the kitchen, adorned with large windows that invite abundant natural light and provide panoramic views of the picturesque park setting. A commanding fireplace and lofty ceiling heights will serve as the focal points of the new dining and great rooms. The private quarters will be a haven of tranquility and comfort. The primary suite, with its palatial proportions, will exude an ambiance of opulence. A lavish en-suite bathroom, featuring luxurious fixtures and oversized marble shower, will offer an oasis of relaxation. Additional bedrooms are generously sized, each with their own en-suites to ensure privacy and convenience. A second floor bonus room could be configured as a 6th bedroom if needed. For those who crave entertainment, the lower level will contain a home gym and recreation room designed for entertaining. Completing this level will be a new spacious, 2 car garage accessed from the circular drive. This one-of-a-kind property, with its impressive addition and comprehensive remodel, presents an extraordinary opportunity to acquire a residence of unmatched elegance and splendor. As the final touches are being expertly applied, seize this moment to secure your place in this masterpiece of modern living. Welcome home to a life of unparalleled luxury! Property is also available for lease in its "as is" configuration.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Tudor
  • Year Built: 1929
  • Living Area: 10,070 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: TTR Sotheby's International Realty
  • Office Phone: (202) 333-1212
  • Listing Agent: Louis G Cardenas

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Basement: Yes
  • Interior: Built-Ins, Crown Moldings, Kitchen - Gourmet

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Partial Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 7
  • Total Bedroom Count: 6

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • View: Trees/Woods
  • Exterior: Extensive Hardscape

Parking Information:

  • Garage Space: 2 spaces
  • Parking: Garage - Side Entry, Attached Garage

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot: Cul-De-Sac
  • Lot Size: 0.83 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Forced Air, Radiant, Heat Pump
  • Cooling: Central Air

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

  • Wilson High School, Public District Grades 9-12
  • Deal Middle School, Public District Grades 6-8
  • Murch Elementary School, Public District Grades PK-5


Directions Information:

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Price Information

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $7,995,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $794/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $22,392
  • Tax Year: 2020
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2701 Chesapeake St NW vs Washington


+$7.3M More


+$283 More


This property is $7.3M more than the Median Sold Price and $283/SqFt more than other homes in Washington, DC.

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MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: BRIGHT
  • MLS Number: #DCDC2107240

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: TTR Sotheby's International Realty
  • Office Phone: (202) 333-1212
  • Listing Agent: Louis G Cardenas

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Listing History

Jan 23, 2012Home Sold

Tax History


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Schools Nearby

The school rating is a score out of 10, where 10 is the highest and 1 is the lowest. Assigned schools have a bold outline.

Elementary School

  • Murch Elementary School

  • 4810 36th St NW

  • 0.84 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

Middle School

  • Deal Middle School

  • 3815 Fort Dr NW

  • 1.06 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8

High School

  • Wilson High School

  • 3950 Chesapeake St NW

  • 1.15 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $122,569. Most Washington, DC residents have annual incomes $200k+. Residents typically live in single, no kids family. Typical level of education for residents in this area is post secondary degree.

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Living In North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness, Washington

What type of housing is available in North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness, Washington?

The predominance of large apartment buildings in the housing stock of North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness is an important part of its character. This part of Washington has a very good selection of unit sizes, ranging from lofts to four or more bedrooms. The population residing in this area is evenly split between owners and renters. A majority of the housing growth in this part of the city took place pre-1960.

Is North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness, Washington a good place to live?

The character of North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness is exemplified by its calm ambience. This part of Washington is quiet overall, as the streets are generally reasonably peaceful. Lastly, many locations within the neighborhood have good access to green spaces, including Melvin C Hazen Park and Rock Creek Park, since there are about 20 of them nearby for residents to visit.

Are things conveniently located in North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness, Washington?

Both primary and secondary schools are convenient to access on foot from anywhere in North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness. Residents benefit from public and private elementary schools. In terms of food, it is very easy to get to the nearest supermarket on foot in this neighborhood. Additionally, a restaurant is usually just around the corner, for example along Connecticut Avenue, and residents benefit from a few cafes as well.

What does the transportation in North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness, Washington look like?

North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness offers property owners the choice between various modes of transportation. Thanks to Van Ness-UDC Station on the Red Line, and a few nearby bus lines, residents can depend on public transit to move around in this area. Commuting by car is also easy in North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness. It is convenient to park. Active house buyers will appreciate the pedestrian-friendly character of North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness; many common errands can be run without needing to use a car, and there are also a fair number of businesses in proximity.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 2701 Chesapeake St NW

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 2701 Chesapeake St NW property is $7,995,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 2701 Chesapeake St NW is a house located in Washington, District of Columbia, 20008.

Is this property for sale now?

Coming Soon: 2701 Chesapeake St NW is Coming Soon. This listing has not previously been on the market, but will be on the market soon (no showings are allowed yet). A listing contract has been executed.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 2701 Chesapeake St NW are:
Murch Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 9/10
Deal Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 9/10
Wilson High School: GreatSchools Rating 9/10

What is the annual property tax for this property?

According to the records, the last property tax for 2020 is $22,392 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

When was this property sold last time and for how much?

The last sale was on January 23, 2012 for $2,300,000. (source: MLS/tax record).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 2701 Chesapeake St NW has 6 bedrooms and 7 full and 2 half bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 2701 Chesapeake St NW is 10,070 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 2701 Chesapeake St NW is 1929.
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Rocket HomesDistrict of ColumbiaWashington200082701 Chesapeake St NW

This home is located at 2701 Chesapeake St NW in Washington, DC and zip code 20008 in the North Cleveland Park / Forest Hills / Van Ness neighborhood. This 10,070 square foot home, which was built in 1929, sits on a 0.83 acre lot. Features: 6 bedrooms, 9 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since August 09, 2023 and is currently priced at $7,995,000.

In March 2024 more than 124 listings in Washington, DC were sold above the asking price. During the same period more than 119 listings were sold at asking price, while more than 177 were sold below. The inventory of homes for sale in Washington, DC between February 2024 and March 2024 increased by 6.8%. In March 2024 median list price was $654,103 and the average listing age was 37 days.

From Rocket Homes Real Estate and based on county public records data.

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