2220 20th St Nw Unit #55, Washington, DC 20009

List Price
Days on Market
Full Baths
Living Area
Beaux Arts
Year Built
Washington DC
School District
District Of Columbia Public Schools

Property Description

WILL CONSIDER ALL OFFERS! NO underlying mortgage! Fee breakdown: $1,086.61 Maintenance and Operations + $167.39 Monthly Taxes =$1,254 Total Monthly Fee. Own a piece of history! The Mendota was the first apartment building in the Kalorama Triangle area of Washington, D.C., and it is among the oldest luxury apartment buildings in the city. Featured in James Goode's book, "Best Addresses: A Century of Washington's Distinguished Apartment Houses," the Mendota has been home to many prominent residents, including Jeannette Rankin, the first woman member of Congress. Located near the heart of Adams Morgan, unit 55 features high ceilings, original hardwood floors, large windows with airy natural light, ample storage space and gorgeous historic features. Relax in the living room with the original tiled fireplace, though not useable, it is a beautiful focal point for this room. Complementing the living room are floor-to-ceiling built-in shelving with wonderful window views where you can watch the colorful, celebratory fireworks from the National Mall on July 4th! The updated, spacious kitchen has plenty of counter space, cabinets, and all new appliances. The large window brings in natural light for ease of food prepping and cooking. The formal dining room includes a bay window, gleaming chandelier and the original built-in china cabinet. The oversize bedroom has a large closet and decorative sconce lighting. The bathroom has the original floor tile intact from the early 20th century! Both the bedroom and bathroom feature charming wooden shutters over the windows. There is no lack of closet and storage space; there are a total of four closets in this unit: large closet in the bedroom, hall closet, utility closet and walk-in storage closet located by the front door. Find unique storage spaces throughout the unit; a wine nook located under the window in the kitchen, an alcove above the walk-in closet by the front door, a built-in cabinet outside the bathroom as well as a nook within the bathroom - great for toiletries. Very nice amenities in the charming Mendota include the beautifully landscaped outdoor courtyard, the Parlor Room in the lobby, secure package room for your incoming packages, an individual storage unit in the basement, and access to a secure bike storage room. There is also a community laundry room but it’s possible to add your own in-unit laundry! Enjoy living in the Mendota in the charming Kalorama neighborhood with close and easy access to Woodley Park and Dupont Circle Metros, Adams Morgan and Dupont neighborhood shops, restaurants and parks, as well as Connecticut Avenue, Columbia Road and 18th Street. Unit 55 updates: Bathroom overhead lighting brought up to code in June 2021. New stove – May 2021. New sink faucets in both the bathroom and kitchen – August 2021. New dishwasher – January 2022. New fridge – July 2022. New microwave – August 2022. The co-op completed its ambitious re-tiering project in unit 55 in June 2022, which features new piping, water shutoff valves and updated electrical wiring. Co-op fee Breakdown includes: Taxes, Maintenance and Operations Costs. All utilities, with the exception of electric, are included in the co-op fee.

Additional Information

Building Name
Mendota Cooperative
Condo Fee
Interior Features
Built-Ins, Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Tub Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Window Treatments, Wood Floors
Concierge, Common Grounds, Elevator, Extra Storage
School District
District Of Columbia Public Schools
Fireplace Description
Non-Functioning, Mantel(s)
Community Amenities
Concierge, Common Grounds, Elevator, Extra Storage
Heating Fuel
Window Unit(s)
Public Sewer

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