Using data from Rockville-based multiple-listing service Bright MLS, we compiled a list of some of the most expensive houses for sale in the Washington area. Listings range from $4.95 million to $7.495 million and include five renovated older estates in the District and a historic Old Town Alexandria residence.


The 7,000-square foot five-bedroom, nine-bathroom house at 1901 24th St. NW in Washington’s Kalorama neighborhood is listing for $7.495 million. (Lindsay Hobson)

• 1901 24th St. NW, Washington

$7.495 million

Agents: Patrick Chauvin and Brad House, Compass

The Kalorama house has been renovated by Ferguson and Shamamian, a New York City architecture firm. The house, built in 1926, has nearly 7,000 finished square feet on four levels with five bedrooms, nine bathrooms, two fireplaces and large rooms for entertaining with high ceilings, elaborate woodwork and custom-designed fixtures. The kitchen includes commercial-level appliances. The exterior has a two-car garage and a flagstone terrace. Annual property taxes are $49,505. This house was previously listed in February at $7.9 million.


The six-bedroom, seven-bathroom 1928 Georgian-style estate at 3120 Woodland Dr. NW in the D.C. neighborhood of Massachusetts Avenue Heights is listing for $5.999 million. (Jessica Overcash/Linens & Lens)

• 3120 Woodland Dr. NW, Washington

$5.999 million

Agent: Daniel Hynes, Compass

Built in 1928, this Georgian-style estate in Massachusetts Avenue Heights has more than 10,000 finished square feet on four levels. The house has six bedrooms, seven bathrooms, three wood-burning fireplaces, cathedral ceilings, a wine cellar and embassy-size entertaining rooms. The one-half-acre grounds include several terraces and a heated swimming pool and spa. Annual property taxes are $62,017.


The 9,200-square-foot six-bedroom, eight-bathroom Colonial at 6205 Kennedy Dr. in Chevy Chase, Md., is listing for $5.95 million. (HomeVisit)

• 6205 Kennedy Dr., Chevy Chase, Md.

$5.95 million

Agents: Corey Burr and Marc Fleisher, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

This Colonial-style home, built in 2009 in the Kenwood community of Chevy Chase, Md., was designed by GTM Architects and constructed by Sandy Spring Builders. The house has more than 9,200 finished square feet and backs to parkland visible from the covered rear porch, a deck off the family room and a deck off the master bedroom. The residence has six bedrooms, eight bathrooms, four fireplaces, high ceilings, a center-island kitchen connected to the breakfast room and family room, formal living and dining rooms and a master suite with a paneled library and his-and-hers bathrooms. Annual property taxes are $42,424.


The seven-bedroom, eight-bathroom 1912 Colonial at 2942 Ordway St. NW in the D.C. neighborhood of Cleveland Park is listing for $5.795 million. (HomeVisit)

• 2942 Ordway St. NW, Washington

$5.795 million

Agent: Nancy Taylor Bubes, Washington Fine Properties

Built in 1912, this Cleveland Park Colonial-style home was purchased in August 2016 for $2.85 million and completely remodeled. The four-level house has seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, an elevator, two fireplaces, high ceilings, hardwood flooring, recessed lighting, a sunroom, an open center island kitchen and large windows. The property has a two-car garage, terraces and a deck off the master bedroom. Annual property taxes are $26,767.


The 7,132-square-foot six-bedroom, six-bathroom 1917 estate at 2308 Wyoming Ave. NW in the D.C. neighborhood of Kalorama is listing for $5.75 million. (Sean Shanahan)

• 2308 Wyoming Ave. NW, Washington

$5.75 million

Agent: Michael Rankin, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

The 7,132-square-foot Kalorama residence includes moldings, tray ceilings, columns and classical architecture and has been updated with modern amenities.  Built in 1917, the house has six bedrooms, six bathrooms, five fireplaces, high ceilings, an in-law suite and an upgraded kitchen and family room overlooking the lap pool in the back yard. This house was listed for sale in February at $6.1 million. Annual property taxes are $32,847.


The 9,000-square-foot five-bedroom, six-bathroom estate at 2845 McGill Terrace NW in Washington is listing for $5.35 million. (Sean Shanahan)

• 2845 McGill Terrace NW, Washington

$5.35 million

Agents: Maxwell Rabin and Jonathan Taylor, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

Built in 1949 and expanded and remodeled, this house in Massachusetts Avenue Heights has nearly 9,000 finished square feet on four levels. The house has five bedrooms, six bathrooms and four fireplaces. Formal and informal entertaining spaces include an 800-square-foot kitchen, breakfast area and family room. The master bedroom suite has two bathrooms, two walk-in closets and a private terrace overlooking the back yard. The lower level has a bonus room, a second kitchen, an exercise room and a 6,000-bottle wine cellar. Annual property taxes are $27,479.


The 3,133-square-foot three-bedroom, four-bathroom condo at 2660 Connecticut Ave. NW, #6C, in the Wardman Tower in Washington is listing for $4.999 million. (JBG Smith)

• 2660 Connecticut Ave. NW, #6C, Washington

$4.999 million

Agent: Miriam Fernandez, McWilliams ǀ Ballard

This condo, one of 32 residences in Wardman Tower, newly renovated and remodeled by JBG Smith, has three bedrooms and four bathrooms in the 3,133-square-foot space. Designed by Akseizer Design Group, this model unit has hardwood floors, a modern kitchen with quartz counters, marble bathrooms and views of the city skyline from the balcony. Monthly condo fees are $4,017, which include concierge services and access to roof terraces and a fitness center. Property taxes have yet to be assessed since this is a newly constructed condo.


The six-bedroom, five-bathroom 1752 home at 224 South Lee St. in Alexandria is listing for $4.995 million. (HomeVisit)

• 224 South Lee St., Alexandria

$4.995 million

Agents: Eileen McGrath and Mark McFadden, Washington Fine Properties

Built in 1752, this brick single-family house sits on two lots in Old Town Alexandria and includes an original smokehouse, brick terraces and gardens and a two-car garage. The house has more than 5,200 square feet on four levels with six bedrooms, five bathrooms and seven fireplaces. The renovated house has high ceilings, heart pine floors, original woodwork and a modern kitchen and breakfast area that includes a large fireplace. The master bedroom has a fireplace in the bedroom and one in the sitting room. The property was listed earlier this year for $5.4 million. Annual property taxes are $44,836.


The 8,300-square-foot six-bedroom, eight-bathroom estate at 1144 Langley Lane in McLean, Va., is listing for $4.95 million. (HomeVisit)

• 1144 Langley Lane, McLean

$4.95 million

Agent: Penny Yerks, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

This house in Langley Farms, built in 1997, rests on nearly an acre with a circular driveway, a two-car garage with an apartment above, a tennis court, a swimming pool and gardens. The 8,300-square-foot house has three levels with six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and a kitchen that opens to the family room and screened porch. The lower level includes a recreation room, a wet bar, a fitness room and a bedroom and bathroom. Annual property taxes are $25,093.