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Catherine Czuba

2853 ONTARIO ROAD NW Unit: 319

$1,199,000 2853 ONTARIO ROAD NW Unit: 319, WASHINGTON, DC 20009
It's not every day that you discover a classic residence with the room and amenities to accommodate your modern lifestyle. Welcome to one of the most enchanting, large two bedroom Ontario residences set over 1,681 square feet of architecturally beautiful space. Beyond the iconic building's Beaux-Arts facade, an urban haven awaits with its 10 foot ceilings, elegant hardwood floors, custom mahogany windows, and three exposures. Inside, a reception gallery has a luminous chandelier, double coat closets, and stylish built-ins. Enter the spacious living room that features original crown molding, a decorative fireplace, large pocket windows that lead to a private wrought-iron balcony with treetop views and stately pocket doors that open onto the dining room. Around the corner, the stylishly renovated social kitchen with table space, features two windows, ample lighted cabinetry, soapstone counters, a premium KitchenAid dishwasher, a Viking Professional range, and a generous pantry closet. Also found here is a full-size Asko washing machine and an Asko dryer. This home is an entertainer's dream. The grand dining room is basked in sunlight through three windows and has a stylish glass chandelier, built-in shelving, and an original Ontario jewelry wall safe. Down the hall, the first of two large bedrooms can be easily transformed into a den, home office or studio. This room features a closet with an organizer system and lots of natural light from two exposures. A quiet alcove along the interior hallway makes a nice office. Characterized by original features and chrome accessories, the stylishly renovated custom bathroom with glass shower. The second spacious bedroom is privately positioned at the end of the hall with room for a desk or lounging. Ontario residents have an assigned lower level storage and access to all of the natural amenities on the three acre site. Ontario 319 has Central Air Conditioning. Pets are welcome here. On site rental parking is available from $105/mo. Underlying Mortgage balance $56,401 reduces cash needed to purchase. Monthly Fee Breakdown: $368 Real Estate Tax + $370 UM + $993 incl Heat, Water, GM, Porters, Front Desk Staff, Landscape, CAM, Reserves and Storage Bin #59 with organizer system. Tucked away in a parklike setting in Lanier Heights, The Ontario is an historic community that is conveniently located to the best new restaurants and many great services. Sample eclectic cuisine along 18th Street, savor the small-town vibes of nearby Mount Pleasant, play with the pandas at the National Zoo, and hop on the Woodley Park or Columbia Heights Metros to reach the rest of DC in minutes. Rock Creek Park and all of the trails and picnic areas are only a few blocks away.
  • For Sale
  • 2
  • 1
  • 1905
    Year Built
  • 1,681 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: For Sale
  • Living Space: 1,681 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: DCDC2077854
  • Year Built: 1905
  • Architecture Styles: Beaux Arts
  • View Description: Trees/Woods, Park/Greenbelt, Other


  • Total Bedrooms: 2
  • Total Bathrooms: 1
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Flooring: Wood
  • Fireplace: Mantel(s), Non-Functioning
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Stove, Washer, Water Heater
  • Other Interior Features: Built-Ins, Crown Moldings, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Recessed Lighting, Stall Shower, Walk-in Closet(s), Wood Floors, Pantry

Exterior & Building

  • Stories: 6
  • Water Source: Public
  • Parking: On-site - Rent
  • Heat Type: Radiator, Central
  • Air Conditioning: Central A/C
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Stucco, Brick
  • HOA Amenities: Common Grounds, Elevator, Extra Storage, Game Room, Laundry Facilities, Meeting Room, Party Room, Picnic Area, Reserved/Assigned Parking, Storage Bin
  • Security Features: Desk in Lobby, Main Entrance Lock, Monitored, Smoke Detector
  • Other Exterior Features: Exterior Lighting, BBQ Grill, Sidewalks, Street Lights, Balcony, Above Grade, Below Grade


  • Sales Price: $1,199,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $353,347/yr
  • Zoning: RA-2
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2853 ONTARIO ROAD NW Unit: 319

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