408 A Street Southeast

Washington, DC 20003

Last Sold Price
1/2 Bath
4,693 Sq. Ft.
$586 / Sq. Ft.
Sq. Ft.
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 408 A Street Southeast

MLS #DCDC451628
Year Built1900
Compass TypeTownhouse
MLS TypeResidential / Fee Simple
Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,840 SF
Taxes$16,594 / year
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyDistrict of Columbia

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Property Details for 408 A Street Southeast

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Fee Simple
Beaux Arts
Structure Type
County Name


Magnificent Mansion on the Hill! Located on one of Washington, DC~s most coveted streets, 408 A Street, SE is a grand, Richardsonian Romanesque Victorian, built and restored to a standard that is hard to find. This historic, residential masterpiece features four finished levels and nearly 5000 square feet. There are four bedroom suites plus a home office/den/nursery. Many of the five full bathrooms have heated floors and towel racks, including the master bathroom which also features a soaking tub... and steam shower. There is also a main-level powder room. The French Country kitchen features a large Viking stove, two dishwashers, a large porcelain sink, a separate ice maker and a fireplace outfitted as a working grill. The basement, with its tall ceilings and heated floors is ideal for entertaining large parties and has the potential to convert into a rental unit. The built-in bar is complete with a dishwasher, ice maker, refrigerator and wine cooler. The basement also features a full bathroom, front and rear egress and several large storage closets. Enjoy time outdoors on the fully fenced-in back deck. Move right in to this incredible home and be a part of this wonderful city~s history. Showings by Appointment Only. Open Saturday December 7th 1-3 and Sunday December 8th 1-4.


Sold By Washington Fine Properties ,LLC; Washington Fine Properties ,LLC

Listing Agents

  1. Daniel Brewer

    Alternative Listing Agent


Building Information for 408 A Street Southeast

Stories-Residences-Year Built1900Lot Size0.04 AC / 1,840 SF

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$11,274 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

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Property Information for 408 A Street Southeast

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    Interior Features
  • Fireplace: Yes
  • Fireplaces Count: 5
  • Flooring Type: Hardwood
  • Central Air: Yes
  • Cooling Type: Central A/C
  • Heating: Yes
  • Heating Type: Forced Air
  • Laundry Type: Basement
  • Room and Floor: Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 1-2, Bathrooms Full-Upper Level 2-2, Bedrooms-Upper Level 2-2, Bathrooms Half-Main Level-1, Bedrooms-Upper Level 1-2, Bathrooms Full-Lower Level 1-1
    Parking Information
  • Garage: No
  • Type Of Parking: On Street
    Pool / Spa Information
  • Pool: No Pool
    Location Information
  • In City Limits: Yes
  • Directions: Head east on East Capitol St NE toward 3rd St SE. Turn right onto 4th St SE. Turn left at the 1st cross street onto A St SE
  • Sub System Locale: BRIGHT_MAIN
  • System Locale: BRIGHT
  • Tidal Water: No
  • Water View: No
  • Water Access: No
  • Water Oriented: No
  • Waterfront: No
    School Information
  • School District County ID: 121140357950
    Building Information
  • Accessibility Features: None
  • Construction Materials: Brick
  • New Construction: No
  • Other Structures: Above Grade, Below Grade
  • Levels Count: 3+
  • Story List: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1, Upper 2
  • Year Major Reno Remodel: 2000
    Green Information
  • Clean Green Assessed: No
    Association Information
  • Condo Coop Association: No
  • HOA: No
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
  • Lot Size Source: Assessor
  • Lot Size Units: Square Feet
  • Lot SQFT: 1840
  • Lot Size Acres: .04
  • Navigable Water: No
  • Property Condition: Shows Well, Turn Key
  • Senior Community: No
  • Soil Types: Urban Land-Sassafras-Chillum
  • Zoning: RF3
  • Age: 1900.0
    Utilities Information
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Heating Fuel: Natural Gas
  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Sewer Septic: Public Sewer
  • Water Source: Public
Room Information
  • Basement Type: Fully Finished, Front Entrance, Rear Entrance, Connecting Stairway
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT: 1100
  • Below Grade Fin SQFT Source: Assessor
  • Below Grade Finished Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin Area Units: Square Feet
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT: 260
  • Below Grade Unfin SQFT Source: Assessor
    Bathroom Counts
  • Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels: 4
  • 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: 2.00
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 5
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 6
    Bedroom Information
  • Bedrooms Count: 4
  • Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels: 4
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1: 2
  • Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2: 2
    Full Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels: 1
  • Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels: 4
  • Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1: 1
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1: 2
  • Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2: 2
    Half Bathrooms
  • Bathrooms Half Main Level: 1
Tax / Assessment / Sale Information
    Tax / Assessment Information
  • City Town Tax: $16,594
  • Tax Annual Amount: $16,594
  • Tax Lot: 803
  • Tax Year: 2019
  • Tax ID Number: 0817//0803
  • Year Assessed: 2019
  • Improvement Assessed Value: $1,838,840
  • Land Assessed Value: $683,100
  • Tax Assessed Value: $2,521,940
    Sale Information
  • Close Sale Type: Standard Sale
  • Possession: Negotiable
  • Prospects Excluded: No
  • Sale Type: Standard
  • Vacation Rental: No

Property History for 408 A Street Southeast

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Dec 30, 2019Closed


Dec 14, 2019Pending


Dec 14, 2019Listed (Active)


DateEvent & SourcePrice




Listed (Active)



For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 408 A Street Southeast

Taxable ValueLand$616,600Additions$1,771,970Total$2,388,570
Tax Record2019$16,594
Home Facts
Beds4Baths4Finished Sq.Ft.3,593 SqFtUnfinished Sq.Ft.1,360 SqFtStories3Lot Size1,840 SqFtStyleCondominiumYear Built1900Year Renovated2004ZoningRF3CountyDISTRICT OF COLUMBIAAPN0817 0803

Schools near 408 A Street Southeast

Brent Elementary SchoolPublicPK-50.3 mi
St. Peter SchoolPrivatePK-80.4 mi
Capitol Hill Day SchoolPrivatePK-80.5 mi
Cornerstone Schools of Washington, D.C.PrivatePK-120.6 mi

Brent Elementary School

PK-5, 0.3 mi, Public


St. Peter School

PK-8, 0.4 mi, Private


Capitol Hill Day School

PK-8, 0.5 mi, Private


Cornerstone Schools of Washington, D.C.

PK-12, 0.6 mi, Private


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