4909 Linnean Avenue NW

Washington, DC
$ 2,200,000 Beds 7 Baths 4.5 Sq 5,350 Virtual Tour
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Classic, elegant, timeless colonial on magnificent, large, level lot offers over 5300 square feet of usefully designed space. This is a tremendous and rare opportunity for your dream home on a premier street and premium lot. Nestled in sought-after Forest Hills, this 7BR 4.5BA offers green views from virtually every room. An Ankie Barnes designed addition only adds to this tastefully designed, classic home. The main level includes graciously sized rooms at every turn, including an expansive living room with a wood burning fireplace, large table-spaced kitchen, office with another fireplace, expansive formal dining room, family room addition that opens to the patio, powder room, and a multitude of large closets. Upstairs on the second level are four extremely large bedrooms and two full baths. The owner?s bedroom suite includes a separate office area, and a large Ankie Barnes designed, renovated marble bathroom with double vanity, extra-long jacuzzi tub, and expanded glass-enclosed shower stall. On the third level are two more very large bedrooms with skylights and treetop views, and another large bathroom, with a separate additional sink with vanity. Both attic-level bedrooms have large built-in desks, drawers, and bookshelves. On the lower level is a large recreation room with a fireplace, currently used as a home gym. The seventh bedroom is on this level with its own en-suite bath. This level also includes a spacious, temperature-controlled wine cellar and large storage spaces. Behind the home is a large flagstone patio, manicured gardens, and a two-car garage. This location offers a city oasis, walking distance to Metro, restaurants, and some of the city?s favorite shops such as Politics & Prose, Bread Furst, and Calvert Woodley Fine Wines and Spirits, as well as easy access to Rock Creek Park.

Single Family

  • Price
  • $ 2,200,000
  • Lot Size
  • 8,712 SqFt
  • Bedrooms
  • 7
  • Sqr Footage
  • 5,350
  • Full Bathrooms
  • 4
  • Year Built
  • 1939
  • Half Bathrooms
  • 1
  • City, Zip
  • Washington
  • Taxes
  • 13882
  • County
  • Style
  • Colonial
  • Area
  • MLS#
  • DCDC491676
  • Zip
  • 20008
Listing Provided by: Compass



Accessibility None
Architectural Style Colonial
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick
Cool Fuel Natural Gas
Cooling Central A/C
Garage Spaces 2.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Heat Pump(s)
Legal Subdivision FOREST HILLS
Levels 4
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 411.21
Property Type Residential
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name FOREST HILLS
Tax Year 2019
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R-8

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 5350
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Interior Access
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 6
Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 2
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 4
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Natural Gas
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Living Area 5350
Room Type Den
Total Baths 5
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Garage Spaces 2
Garage Features Garage - Rear Entry
Lot Size Acres 0.20
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 8728.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N No Pool
Soil Types Urban Land-Manor-Gleneig
Total Parking Spaces 2
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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Per Month

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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Price History

10/17/2020 Listed $2,200,000

Property vs Zip Code Average in 20008

AVG $5.05M
AVG $26,030
AVG 287
Year Built
AVG 1948


4909 Linnean Avenue NW Washington, DC is a Single Family Home for sale at $2200000 with 5350 sqft and a lot size of 8,712 SqFt Acre(s). 4909 Linnean Avenue NW Washington has 7 bedrooms, 4 baths and was built in 1939. The property's zip code is 20008 which is in Washington, DC

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