1004 UPSHUR ST NE
1004 UPSHUR ST NE,
1st Open Sun 5/23 2-4pm. Please wear a mask. Lovely corner home, 3BR+offc/3.5BA, aprox 2050sf on 3 levels, boasts front and side yard for urban farming, a terracotta tiled front roof (new main roof 2017) and a pleasant front porch. Living room has 4 windows and a decorative brick fireplace, with hardwood floors throughout the upper 2 floors. Kitchen has stainless steel appliances (new fridge 2019, new DW 2021), a new subway tile backsplash, granite countertops and a peninsula opens to the dining area with fun chandelier. Bright sunroom/WFH space has 3 windows and a discreetly-located powder room with WOW-y wallpaper.
Upstairs the primary ensuite bedroom has 3 windows and a private bath with shower. The 2nd bedroom has a connecting play/study area, the 3rd bedroom works well with a twin bed or as a large office, and the 2nd full bath has a tub plus vanity. Connecting basement family room is carpeted for coziness and has 2 windows. There is also a small tiled WFH space (or mini guest bedroom nook), plus the 3rd full bath, a large side by side washer/dryer closet, another large closet, and storage underneath the stairs.
Relax on the front porch, chat with neighbors, and enjoy the semi-private green view and picket fence. The front/side yard with vegetable planting bed was designed by noted organic urban farmers Love and Carrots, while the rain barrel and large permeable parking pad were done in conjunction with RiverSmart. Enjoy living on a quiet street, just 3 blocks to the amazing Turkey Thicket Rec Complex w/track, tennis courts, playground and an indoor pool. A short stroll takes you to the heart of Brookland, w/Metro, shops and restaurants, while the MBT bike trail gets you from home to NoMa or Capitol Hill in 20 minutes, with the Dew Drop Inn at one end and Red Bear Brewing at the other, (and the new City-State Brewing in between). Carpe Diem!