$1,649,0005066 Macarthur Blvd NW

5066 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington, DC, 20016


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3 Bedrooms
2 Full Baths
2,172 SqFt
Schools Nearby


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5066 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington$1,649,000

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Property Highlights

Home TypeSingle Family Residence
ParkingDriveway,Off Street
Year Built1852
CoolingWindow Unit(s)
MLS #DCDC2096654
Lot Size0.20 Acres

About 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW

Lovely, charming Palisades Farm House, dating back to the 1800's and one-time home to the Sherier family, whose large farm helped create The Palisades as a neighborhood. A wonderful opportunity to be a part of The Palisades rich history! Main level offers a grand parlor entry, which could serve as potential lifestyle options including a library, work at home office, dining room, or possibly a 4th bedroom with guest shower bath. Upper level offers 3 large bedrooms, including a primary with ensuite full bath, lots of light, and a carpeted loft for play space or a quiet repose. Connecting stairs lead to the cupola for extra storage. The level lower is unfinished with center connecting stairs, laundry, and walk up, walk out access to a lovely back yard. The stunning and oversized back yard offers flagstone patio, Endless (TM) heated exercise/swim pool, and connecting steps to large, custom shaded tree deck with access to the kitchen and dining room and grass space for sports, quiet dinners, entertaining, and large entertaining overflow. A perfect home for buyers who enjoy the outdoors as much as the indoors for everyday living and formal entertaining. A perfect location for all the wonderful Palisades offers its residents and guests. The Palisades Recreation Center and Park is just 2 blocks away with its splash pad and playground, tennis and pickleball courts, indoor and outdoor basketball courts, baseball diamond, and artificial turf soccer field, and nature trails with Potomac River valley views, dog park at nearby Battery Kemble, ever-popular Sunday Palisades Farmers Market, biking on the Capital Crescent Trail and along the C&O Canal to Georgetown, Downtown DC, Roslyn and Bethesda suburban neighborhoods. Just 2 blocks away from popular Key Elementary School and nearby private schools, Palisades shops, restaurants (Et Voila, Sweet Agave, Bistro Aracosia, Chen's, Bambu, BlackSalt and more), food market, coffee shop, nail salon, and a fabulous 4th of July Parade every year down MacArthur Boulevard! Easy commuter routes to DC, VA, and MD business centers and airports via Whitehurst Freeway, Key Bridge, Canal Road, Chain Bridge, Decarlia Parkway, Massachusetts Avenue to 495, 66, and GW Parkway; commuter bus lines to 2 Metro stops on the Red Line.

Property Details

Property Features

Property Information:

  • Architectural Style: Farmhouse/National Folk, Victorian
  • Year Built: 1852
  • Living Area: 2,172 SqFt

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
  • Office Phone: (301) 229-4000
  • Listing Agent: Mike Sandifer

Interior Features

Interior Information:

  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Refrigerator, Washer, Cooktop, Microwave, Self Cleaning Oven, Water Heater
  • Basement: Yes
  • Flooring Type: Carpet, Solid Hardwood, Wood
  • Interior: Attic/House Fan, Breakfast Area, Carpet, Chair Railings, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Traditional, Kitchen - Country, Kitchen - Eat-In, Skylight(s), Stall Shower, Window Treatments, Wood Floors, Recessed Lighting

Bedroom and Bathroom Information:

  • Full Bathrooms: 2
  • Total Bedroom Count: 3

Exterior Features

Exterior Information:

  • Exterior: Sidewalks, Stone Retaining Walls, Street Lights

Parking Information:

  • Parking: Driveway,Off Street

Lot Features

Lot Information:

  • Lot Size: 0.20 Acres


Utilities Information:

  • Heating: Radiant
  • Cooling: Window Unit(s)

School Info

Assigned Schools Information:

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


Directions Information:

  • Directions: GPS - From Georgetown - Reserivoir Rd to 5066, From MD Decarlia/Loughboro or MacArthur to 5066

Price Details

Listing Price Info

Price Summary:

  • List Price: $1,649,000
  • Price Per SqFt: $759/SqFt

Tax Information:

  • Annual Amount: $9,329
  • Tax Year: 2020
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5066 Macarthur Blvd NW vs Washington


-18 Days


+$985.2K More


+$242 More


This property is $985.2K more than the Median Sold Price and $242/SqFt more than other homes in Washington, DC.

Based on homes sold in the last 12 months

MLS Details

MLS Information:

  • MLS Name: BRIGHT
  • MLS Number: #DCDC2096654

Listing Office:

  • Office Name: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
  • Office Phone: (301) 229-4000
  • Listing Agent: Mike Sandifer

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Property Sales & Tax

Tax History


History based on county public records data.


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

  • Key Elementary School

  • 5001 Dana Placenw

  • 0.17 miles

  • Public District Grades PK-5

Middle School

  • Hardy Middle School

  • 1819 35th St NW

  • 1.88 miles

  • Public District Grades 6-8

High School

  • Wilson High School

  • 3950 Chesapeake St NW

  • 2.24 miles

  • Public District Grades 9-12


What Are The Neighbors Like?

The neighbors living near this home have an average income of $183,242. The most common annual income of people living in Washington, DC is $200k+. The majority of families are single, no kids. Most residents in this area have post secondary degree education.

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Living In Northwest, Washington

Types of housing in Northwest, Washington.

There are equal parts owners and renters living in Northwest. In this area, about 55% of dwellings are large apartment buildings, while single detached homes and townhouses are also present in the housing stock. This part of Washington experienced its main construction boom prior to the 1960s, so most of the available properties are from this era. This community offers mainly two bedroom and one bedroom homes.

What is it like to live in Northwest, Washington?

No matter what type of character home buyers prefer in a community, Northwest is a fairly good option. This area has numerous streets for those looking for a dynamic vibe. Although the nightlife is limited, there are many people around most of the time. Most areas in Northwest are quiet, as there isn't a lot of street noise or city clamor - although there are still several louder sections, especially close to one of the railway lines, US Highway 50 or Interstate 66. There are over 500 parks nearby for residents to unwind in, including FDR Mem and West Potomac Park, which results in them being very easy to get to from most locations within the community.

Is it easy to get around Northwest, Washington without a car?

It is usually feasible for property owners in Northwest to do groceries on foot. Furthermore, this part of Washington is a fairly good place in which to go out to eat or go to a cafe, for instance along M Street. It is also convenient to access a variety of clothing stores on foot. As far as education is concerned, primary as well as high schools are convenient to walk to from any location in Northwest. Residents can choose between public and private schools at both the elementary and secondary school level.

Transportation in Northwest, Washington.

Northwest affords homeowners several alternative means of transportation. This part of Washington features a fairly good public transit system as a consequence of many rapid transit stations on the Silver Line, Blue Line, Orange Line, Green Line, Red Line and Yellow Line, and over 100 nearby bus lines. Driving is also a fairly good transportation option in Northwest. Accessing a parking spot is generally easy. Active property owners will appreciate the very pedestrian-friendly character of Northwest; running common errands is very convenient by walking, and many businesses are nearby.

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Frequently Asked Questions About 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW

What is the listing price of this property?

The listing price of 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW property is $1,649,000.

What type of property is this?

The property 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW is a house located in Washington, District of Columbia, 20016.

Is this property for sale now?

Active Listing: 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW is For Sale (Active/New) which means the seller is accepting offers.

What are the assigned schools for this property?

The assigned schools for 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW are:
Key Elementary School: GreatSchools Rating 9/10
Hardy Middle School: GreatSchools Rating 8/10
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 $9,329 (source: MLS/based on county public records data).

How many bedrooms and bathrooms does this property have?

The property at 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW has 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms.

What is the square footage of this property?

The property 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW is 2,172 SqFt (source: MLS/tax record).

Which year was this property built?

The year of construction for 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW is 1852.

Rocket HomesDistrict of ColumbiaWashington200165066 Macarthur Blvd NW

This home is located at 5066 Macarthur Blvd NW in Washington, DC and zip code 20016 in the Northwest neighborhood. This 2,172 square foot home, which was built in 1852, sits on a 0.20 acre lot. Features: 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms. It has been listed on Rocket Homes since May 19, 2023 and is currently priced at $1,649,000.

Washington, DC housing market in April 2023 saw over 171 listings sold above listed price, more than 162 sold at listed price and over 219 sold below. In April 2023 in Washington, DC there were 8.9% more homes for sale than in March 2023. The median list price of listings available in April 2023 was $663,775, while the average time on the real estate market was 28 days.

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

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