This property is historic since it was built back in 1893 and renowned by German-born architect- Adolf Cluss who designed part of the Pierce School condo conversion of 2012. The school served as alma mater to DC kids for eight decades. As common buildings of this time, the building was constructed entirely of red brick.
The remodeled unit provides open spaces, several rooms, and guest rooms, perfect for entertaining. The home futures 9,800 square feet and ceilings over 30 feet high and original components from the schoolhouse such as chalkboards and locker cubbies have been incorporated into the final design throughout the building and the unit.
In addition, this penthouse offers exposed brick, sleek lines, and classic elements. Industrial elements like the stunning metal staircase in the main living room perfectly meld together the classic and the modern. The 2-story property allows city views by the 40-foot lofted living room, including 5 bedrooms and over 4 bathrooms, a kitchen island, original hardwood floors, a private roof deck/patio, a private theatre with seating building Amenities, besides a full gym, a black bottom swimming pool, and a hot tub.
There is good news for investors since the residence offers an opportunity to develop a second unit. Located in the city, near the H Street, NE corridor, art lovers flock to The Atlas Performing Arts Center, Mosaic and The Rorscharch Theatre Companies, Joy of Motion Dance Center, and galleries and events spanning a range of arts to include live music at the Rock & Roll Hotel.