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Renovated 1930 Tudor asks $9.7M in D.C.

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Tudor style meets modern remodel

A long brick driveway leads to a historic Tudor house with stone and olive trim. Photos courtesy of HRL Partners at Washington Fine Properties

Love ogling historic mansions that have been renovated with modern amenities in mind? Check out this high-design home in Washington, D.C. The eight-bedroom, 11-bath property is located in Wesley Heights, an oasis for D.C. elites northwest of downtown.

The stone and stucco house was constructed in 1930 in the Tudor style and features long brick driveways and impeccable park-like landscaping on a half acre lot. A 2016 renovation by Jones Boer Architects modernized the 12,000-square-foot residence, rebuilding the family room and kitchen to add a glass partitioned terrace that overlooks the gardens.

Large windows let in plenty of light in the formal living and dining rooms, and the home features herringbone hardwood floors, six wood-burning fireplaces, and some rooms with grass cloth wallpaper.

Of course, it wouldn’t be a mansion without a few over-the-top amenities, too, and this home has them in spades: a 950-bottle wine cellar, formal library, his-and-her master bathrooms, a movie theater, exercise room, pool, and two-bedroom, three-bath pool house with kitchen and spa. Interested? 4400 Garfield Street NW is on the market now for $9,750,000.

A white and cream formal living room has plentiful seating, white coffered beam ceilings, and large windows.
The formal living room features herringbone hardwood floors, a coffered beamed ceiling, and built-in bookcases with mirrored back walls.
A large dining room table seats 10 in a room with windows, a chandelier, and cherry blossom wallpaper.
In the formal dining room, custom cherry blossom Fromental wallpaper adorns the walls.
An all-white kitchen has a skylight above, four bar stools, and hardwood floors.
The gourmet kitchen has a large center island topped with Calcutta marble countertops, a 10-burner gas range, and a side-by-side refrigerator that’s integrated into the white custom cabinetry.
A living room has seating and a glass coffee tabe in front of floor-to-ceiling glass walls.
The 2016 renovation opened up the casual living areas with floor-to-ceiling glass partitions that open up to a terrace for entertaining.
Vaulted ceilings in an upper bedroom with a chevron pattern carpet, gray built-in bookshelves, and seating.
Built-in bookshelves and plentiful windows create a light and airy reading space.
A pool sits surrounded by a brick patio, green grass, and trees.
A brick patio and mature landscaping make for a picturesque lounge area by the pool.