Ultimate Foursquare in Takoma DC

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012, front

That porch…nothing compares so close in.

The Ultimate City Retreat…with a dreamy front porch!

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012

Price: $669,000—Multiple offers, Sold Above Full Price!


Walk Score 84!

See it now online

Make sure you do the 3D tour on-line! Then come in “real life” to see this exquisite home. Open house this Sunday, April 23rd from 1-4

The Dream

The most happening neighborhood and a house that has it all!  A sweet covered front porch, the must-have outdoor room. A fan blows gently, room for family and friends and just hanging out after a long day.  Saunter inside and the original 1927 hardwood floors gleam. Windows everywhere, and all of them have been replaced!  The brickwork on the wood burning fireplace is distinctive, hang your art above or  your flat screen, the perfect chill spot.

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012 living room windows

Open living room.

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012 living room fireplace

1927 fireplace details and light everywhere!

Main Level

The “Open-Concept” is just right.  The living room leads to the open dining room and huge kitchen. Lush cabinets line the walls, stainless appliances are ready for that special recipe.  Or, just stroll to Georgia Ave or Takoma, MD for  your choice of delights.

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012, kitchen

Cabinets galore, stainless and granite of course!

A glass french door leads to a huge deck the entire back of the house!  Outdoor room number 2!  Lush grass meets the outdoor deck. Cleverly designed private spaces, room to chill or plant the flowers and herbs.  The Takoma Park Farmers Market is a quick walk, but you’ve got your own space too! Fully finished with a 6 foot privacy fence, your haven awaits!  A potential parking spot off the alley awaits.

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012, back deck

The out of control back deck!

725 Fern Pl., NW, Washington, DC 20012, back deck and table

Cocktails, mocktails and the bbcue area takes up the whole length of this special house!

Up the Steps

The larger “Foursquare” foot print has three good sized bedrooms and a large open den at the top of the stairs. A potential 4th bedroom!  A closet and window allows for any kind of space…  Perfect for a desk or easy chair to check email and catch up after a run or workout. Windows galore here and three great sized bedrooms, room for a king sized bed and real furniture! Two secondary bedrooms has deep closets and lots of windows. Hardwood floors and character complete this bedroom/study level.  An updated full bath with double sinks too!

Down the Steps

Another retreat and function meet downstairs. A full bath is here. Smartly styled and function abound!  A huge “L” shaped rec-room is fully of possibilities.  The band can meet here, guest can stay or a fabulous hang out area or home office away from it all!

A separate laundry tons of storage is ready for your toys and chores! A tiled entrance, perfect for bikes or anything you want out of the way. A secure exit leads to the back yard.

The Neighborhood

Located in Takoma DC neighborhood. Walk into Takoma Park, MD or all the development on Georgia Ave-the new “Avenue”.

725 Fern Place is just a short stroll to the Red Line, sidewalks and lovely shade trees are your companions on your walk to town.

Sidewalks and shade trees and sidewalks are your companions to the Metro and Town.  Shops, restaurants and a Farmers Market. If you can’t get your garden to grow, the streets are shut down on Sunday and you can wander aimlessly and then stop for gelato , perhaps a Prosecco or the shop at the local Co-op.

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