2136 Cathedral Ave NW

June 22, 2018|By Lauren Davis

2136 Cathedral Ave NW
Washington, DC 20008
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This gorgeous four-level brick townhouse is near the heart of Washington, DC.

This home is perfectly situated in a private enclave directly across from Rock Creek Park in the neighborhood of Woodley Park. The area provides easy access to the Metro, the National Zoo, as well as the shops and restaurants along Connecticut Ave. It is also just a short walk to the many attractions provided in Dupont Circle and Adams Morgan. A quick Metro ride connects you to the downtown business district and world-class museums. This location is a gem as it offers plenty of green space in a tucked away area that is convenient to all our wonderful city has to offer!

An inviting and grand marble foyer welcomes you to this handsome, four-level brick townhouse with nearly 5,000 square feet of living space. This five-bedroom, five full bath, one half bath home features an entry level library with fireplace, powder room, and au-pair suite. The main level features a striking living room with floor to ceiling windows overlooking a lovely flagstone patio, impressive dining room with views of Rock Creek Park, an oversized kitchen and hall wet bar. The second level features an expansive master bedroom suite and additional en-suite bedroom. The top floor has three additional bedrooms, two full bathroom and kitchenette. This home has been meticulously maintained, freshly painted throughout and its floors refinished and restored.

Features & Amenities

Entry Level:

  • Welcoming double door
  • Gracious marble entry hall with chandelier and multiple coat closets
  • Library with fireplace and built-in bookshelves
  • Au-pair suite with rear exit and full bathroom (#1) with tub/shower combination and tile floor
  • Powder room
  • Utility/laundry room
  • Under stair storage
  • Elevator access
  • Door to attached garage

Main Level:

  • Stunning, sun-filled living room with floor to ceiling windows and fireplace with marble surround, French doors to patio
  • Bar/serving area in hallway off kitchen
  • Large kitchen with ample cabinets, 2 stoves, 2 dishwashers, 2 sinks
  • Elegant and spacious dining room with chair rail molding and two Juliet balconies overlooking the park

Upper Level I:

  • Oversized master suite with two Juliet balconies, remodeled en-suite bath (#2) with two sinks and walk-in shower, built-in make-up vanity and large dressing room/walk-in closet
  • Bedroom #2 with floor to ceiling windows, great view, en-suite bath (#3) and dressing area
  • Linen Closet

Upper Level II:

  • Skylight at the top of the landing
  • Bedroom #3 with three Juliet balconies, en-suite full bathroom (#4) and huge walk-in closet with skylights
  • Hall kitchenette with sink and stove
  • Bedrooms #4 & #5, both with Juliet balcony overlooking Rock Creek Park
  • Full hall bathroom (#5) with double sinks and tub/shower combination
  • Pull-down roof access


  • Refinished hardwood floors throughout
  • Interior freshly painted
  • Recessed lighting
  • Elevator to all levels
  • Dumbwaiter
  • Laundry chute


  • Brick exterior
  • Flagstone patio off living room
  • Attached one-car garage, 2 additional surface parking spaces

Legal Description:

  • Subdivision: Garfield
  • Taxes: $13,558 (according to the tax record)
  • Year Built: 1965
  • Lot & Block: 575//2205
  • Oyster-Adams Bilingual School and Wilson High School