539 Shepherd Street NW

Washington, DC
$ 899,000 Beds 4 Baths 3.5 Sq 1,892 Virtual Tour
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Look no further than this perfect mix of modern updates and original character in sought after Lower Petworth. This home was fully renovated in 2013 leaving a few character points like the original mantel and mirror, as well as the original wainscoting under the main stairs.  Walk into the open floor plan living space with natural light flowing from your south facing windows. Plenty of space for entertaining with a dining table easily fitting 6-8 guests,  as well as a breakfast bar in your island kitchen. Continual upgrades include a new GE gourmet range and microwave(2020), GE bottom freezer refrigerator and LG full sized front load laundry(2018). Walk past your pantry and main level powder room to your spacious yard with a built in fire pit and 1.5 car garage that measure 23' x 15' and has a door height of 6'10". Your second floor consists of the primary suite with large closet and dual vanity bath with ample storage and frameless glass shower surrounding your multi head shower system. Two more bedrooms as well as a hall bath with soaking tub round out the second floor. The walkout lower level is perfect for a family room or home office and includes the fourth bedroom and third full bath which is perfect for guests. Once the car is parked you can walk to Petworth metro, Upshur St Restaurants and Retail including Timber Pizza and She Loves Me Florist, as well as Safeway and YES! Organic Market. Need more green space than your backyard? You are just blocks to Grant Circle and the Petworth Rec Center Playground.**Open Sunday, October 4th from 1-3pm**Mask are required + please do not attend if showing signs of flu or Covid-19**Check out the 3D tour**


  • Price
  • $ 899,000
  • Lot Size
  • 2,614 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 4
  • Sqr Footage
  • 1,892
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 3
  • Year Built
  • 1914
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Washington
  • Taxes
  • 6962
  • County
  • Style
  • Federal
  • Area
  • MLS#
  • DCDC489274
  • Zip
  • 20011
Listing Provided by: Century 21 Redwood Realty



Accessibility None
Appliances Oven/Range - Gas, Refrigerator, Dishwasher, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer - Front Loading, Dryer - Front Loading, Washer/Dryer Stacked
Architectural Style Federal
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick, Block, Other
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Central A/C
Electric 150 Amps
Facing Direction South
Flooring Hardwood, Ceramic Tile
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Forced Air
Interior Features Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Island, Pantry, Wood Floors
Legal Subdivision PETWORTH
Levels 3
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Settlement
Price Per Sq Ft 653.34
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Very Good
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Rubber
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Interior Row/Townhouse
Subdivision Name PETWORTH
Tax Year 2021
Utilities Electric Available, Natural Gas Available, Water Available
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View City
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning RF-1

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 1376
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Fully Finished, Improved
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 2
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Below Grade Finished Area 516
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 92
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Full Baths 3
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Living Area 1892
Room Type Living Room, Dining Room, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 4, Kitchen, Family Room, Bedroom 1, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3
Total Baths 4
Total Bedrooms 4
Total Fireplaces 1
Window Features Double Pane, Double Hung

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 1
Fencing Fully, Privacy
Garage Features Garage - Rear Entry, Garage Door Opener, Oversized
Lot Features Rear Yard, Landscaping
Lot Size Acres 0.06
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 2634.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Soil Types Urban Land-Sassafras-Chillum
Total Parking Spaces 1
Type of Parking Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

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Based on the average sale price from the Fredicksburg, Virginia office

  • Monthly Principal & interest $1,939
  • Monthly Property Taxes $1,062
  • Monthly Home Insurance $67
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Middle School Unknown Middle School
High School Unknown High School

Price History

9/30/2020 Listed $925,000
10/1/2020 3% - $899,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 20011

AVG $670K
AVG $4,140
AVG 50
Year Built
AVG 1936
AVG 82
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539 Shepherd Street NW Washington, DC is a Single Family Home for sale at $899000 with 1892 sqft and a lot size of 2,614 SqFt Acre(s). 539 Shepherd Street NW Washington has 4 bedrooms, 3 baths and was built in 1914. The property's zip code is 20011 which is in Washington, DC

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