I Want This Washington, D.C. House: $749K in Chevy Chase

5218 Chevy Chase Pkwy, Washington, D.C.For $749,500, this house in the Chevy Chase neighborhood of Washington, D.C. will put you near the popular Connecticut Avenue stretch in Northwest, where there are enough unique stores, parks and history to keep you busy for years.

The home at 5218 Chevy Chase Pkwy. is a few blocks from the major thoroughfare, which radiates diagonally from the White House.
The house on a corner lot is a semi-detached Wardman home, designed by Harry Wardman, an early 20th-century real estate developer in Washington, D.C. who built landmark hotels, luxury apartment buildings and many row houses.

5218 Chevy Chase Pkwy, Washington, D.C.The colonial-style home, built in 1925, has a simple feature that all homes should have (and help neighbors interact) -- an inviting front porch. It practically begs you to put a few rocking chairs down, make some lemonade and sit down and chat or read the newspaper.

If the porch doesn't entice you, the four-bedroom, three-and-a-half bath home also has a marble foyer, living room with fireplace, den and sun-filled sitting room that can be used as a playroom. The four-level home is 1,840 square feet.

The current price, $749,500, was reduced in February from $769,000. Comparable homes in the neighborhood have recently sold for an average of $760,083, so this Chevy Chase home is a great find.

See more great homes in the Chevy Chase neighborhood of Washington, D.C. at AOL Real Estate.
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