The 5 Most Expensive Houses Sold in the DMV This October

This past October, the DMV area saw some incredible homes quickly come and go from the market. From stunning views to state-of-the-art features and heated salt water pools to sculpture gardens, these homes are truly a dream come true for any potential homeowner. Let’s take a closer look at the five highest priced homes sold in the DMV this past month.

6223 Kennedy Drive, MD

Amid the graceful beauty of Kenwood’s flowering cherry tree-lined lanes, this distinguished and picturesque 1927 stone manor is set amid lush gardens on a private, level 17,000+ square foot lot. Recently renovated, every detail has been considered and put in place for exceptional living. There are 6 bedrooms and 6.5 bathrooms that feature a primary suite as well as a private guest apartment above the two-car garage. Timeless elegance and today’s sought-after amenities, including a 1400 bottle wine cellar and three home office spaces, add to the compelling features of this home. 

Sold Price: $4,500,000

Beds: 5

Baths: 5 ½ 

Square Feet: 5,258 

Year Built: 1927

Photo Courtesy of MLS

1101 Chain Bridge Road, VA

This historical landmark has been completely restored, renovated and intricately designed with a blend of historical charm and character with modern conveniences creating an ambiance of old and new making this estate truly one-of-a-kind. Inside, the home features original heart-pine floors, doors and staircase. The foyer provides access to the handsome paneled library adorned with custom built-in bookcases, a stone fireplace, beamed ceilings and a door to the wrap-around porch. The attic has been converted into a playroom/bedroom with a full bath. The backyard is fit with a pool, patio, guest house with a living room, bedroom and full bath. Also outside is a beautiful full kitchen and screened in porch. Reconnect with nature in your own organic vegetable garden, flat backyard with lush landscaping and an epic play area for kids with a 14-foot teepee.

Sold Price: $6,000,000

Beds: 7

Baths: 8 ½ 

Square Feet: 1,018

Year Built: 1850

Photo Courtesy of MLS

5037 Millwood Lane Northwest, DC

Located on a beautiful tree lined street in sought-after Kent, this bespoke home features custom hardwood floors, high ceilings, moldings, custom built-ins throughout and boasts finishes of the highest quality. The main level contains over 2,300sq/ft of gorgeous spaces for entertaining, opening to an elegant entrance hall situated between a light-filled living room and dining room, both with fireplaces, and a kitchen with all new appliances and a large center island. The kitchen flows seamlessly into a beautiful family room with coffered ceilings, custom bookshelves, fireplace, and 3 sets of French doors opening to the rear garden/patio & pool. The exterior features include a recently built saltwater pool (heated). Multiple terrace areas for entertaining and an outdoor fireplace perfect for gatherings along with abundant green space make the most of this extensive lot.  

Sold Price: $6,000,000

Beds: 6

Baths: 5 ½ 

Square Feet: 7,418

Year Built: 2014

Photo Courtesy of MLS

9009 Congressional Court, MD

Sited in one of the most desirable neighborhoods in Potomac, this house offers spectacular indoor-outdoor living accentuated by exquisite craftsmanship and premium finishes. The main house includes 8 bedrooms, 10 full baths and 3 half baths, 9 fireplaces, home theater, gym, wine cellar, elevator, and a three car garage. Carriage house has a bedroom, bath, kitchenette, as well as an additional three car garage. The main level boasts a large foyer and an additional gallery, a well-appointed living room, private library with a fireplace, banquet-sized dining room complemented by a fireplace and a large fully equipped butler’s pantry. In the backyard, there is a dining area with mahogany cabinets and ceiling, fireplace, flagstone patio, a 50×22’ heated pool with spa, waterfall and hot tub, a recently added custom built pool house with full bath, separate laundry, and storage room, a tennis court, basketball court, and professionally landscaped gardens.

Sold Price: $7,990,000

Beds: 8

Baths: 9, 3 Half Baths

Square Feet: 16,940

Year Built: 2007

Photo Courtesy of MLS

3304 R Street Northwest, DC

Beautifully positioned on the highest elevation of the original Evalyn Walsh McLean estate, this stunning residence captures the finest elements of contemporary design adapted for daily living. Upstairs, the primary suite captures incredible views of Georgetown and the Virginia skyline. Sited on nearly one-half acre of manicured grounds, this estate allows for privacy and space to enjoy the great outdoors. The backyard also includes an impressive terrace with a pool, multiple gardens, private courtyard, and a sculpture garden through dramatic 15-foot sliding glass doors.

Sold Price: $9,750,000

Beds: 5

Baths: 6 ½ 

Square Feet: 9,070

Year Built: 1955

Photo Courtesy of MLS

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