Inside the Washington area?s most expensive homes for sale

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Using data from Rockville-based multiple-listing service Bright MLS, we compiled a list of some of the most expensive homes for sale in the Washington area. Listings range from a penthouse condo on the Georgetown waterfront priced at $5.9 million to a historic mansion on Chevy Chase Circle priced at $22.5 million. Several of the properties have previously been among the most expensive listings in the region and have been relisted at a lower price.

9 Chevy Chase Circle, Chevy Chase, Md.
$22.5 million
Agents: Daniel Heider and Justin DiFranco, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

Built in 1894, this 13,000-square-foot mansion known as the Corby Mansion and previously as Ishpiming rests on a two-acre site with a swimming pool, gardens and a carriage house with living quarters. The house, which was once considered for use as the vice president’s residence and has been visited by four presidents as well as numerous dignitaries, includes a formal ballroom, a dance rehearsal space, a music room with stained-glass windows, and nine fireplaces. The mansion has seven bedrooms and 11 bathrooms. Annual taxes are $73,488. The house was previously listed at $25.9 million in May 2018.

33542 Newstead Lane, Upperville, Va.
$9.9 million
Agents: Kathryn Harrell and Debbie Meighan, Washington Fine Properties

Newstead Farm, a 350-acre equestrian property that was home to the 1980 Kentucky Derby winner Genuine Risk, includes barns, a sand ring and a grand prix field for horses. The grounds include formal gardens, a heated pool with mountain views, koi ponds, stone walls, a pond with a waterfall and a stone bridge, as well as an office, guest and tenant houses. The main house, which was built in 1830, has 15,000 square feet of living space with six bedrooms, eight bathrooms and eight fireplaces. Annual property taxes are $52,485. The house was previously listed at $13.3 million in July 2018.

2804-2806 Q St. NW, Washington
$10 million
Agent: Michael Rankin, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

This four-story Federal-style home in Georgetown has seven bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, three fireplaces and nearly 11,000 square feet of living space. The main level includes a large foyer, a library with extensive built-in bookcases, a formal dining room, a living room with 21-foot-high ceilings, and an open kitchen and family room. The master suite fills the entire upper level and includes two bathrooms, a sitting room and a private roof deck. The house has two one-car garages, two elevators, two laundry rooms and a wine cellar. Annual property taxes are $69,191.

36987 Mountville Rd., Middleburg, Va.
$8.5 million
Agent: Mary Ann McGowan and James McGowan, Thomas & Talbot Real Estate

This stone manor rests on a 100-acre estate with an additional 227 acres available for sale. The main residence, built in 1925 and recently restored, includes six bedrooms, six bathrooms, 11 fireplaces and a three-car garage. The grounds include a heated pool surrounded by a flagstone terrace, lawns, gardens a stable, a riding ring and caretakers’ apartments. Annual property taxes are $35,347. The house was previously listed for sale at $10 million in June 2016. The additional acres, including a stable and two houses, are priced at $5 million.

886 Chinquapin Rd., McLean, Va.
$7 million
Agent: Tracy Shively, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

This five-acre estate, built in 2003, overlooks Great Falls Park and includes a swimming pool, a hot tub, a tennis court, terraced stone patios, a covered lanai and an artist’s studio. The house, which has almost 18,000 square feet, includes eight bedrooms, 10 bathrooms, four fireplaces and an elevator. The main level includes a two-story family room with Palladian windows, a formal dining room, a formal living room, a kitchen with two islands and a paneled library. The lower level has a movie theater, a game room, an exercise room and a second kitchen. Annual property taxes are $38,841. This house was previously listed for sale at $7.25 million in July 2018.

4934 Indian Lane NW, Washington
$7 million
Agent: Liz Lavette Shorb, Washington Fine Properties

This Spring Valley house, built in 1931, has been completely renovated and includes nearly 11,000 finished square feet with an elevator, eight bedrooms, eight bathrooms and five fireplaces. The grounds include a swimming pool and pool house. Inside are formal and informal entertaining spaces, including a billiards room with an adjacent screened porch, a family room with walls of windows and a coffered ceiling, a breakfast room and center island kitchen with skylights and floor-to-ceiling windows, a wine cellar, a gym and a home theater. Annual property taxes are $42,952. This house was previously listed for sale at $7.45 million in September 2018.

2915 O St. NW, Washington
$7 million
Agent: Nancy Taylor Bubes, Washington Fine Properties

This Federal-style house in Georgetown’s East Village, built in 1942, has a garden with three fountains. Inside, the 4,630-square-foot house has seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms, three fireplaces and an elevator to all four levels. The main level has a marble foyer with arched doorways, a formal dining room, a formal living room, a large kitchen open to the family room and a second catering kitchen. The lower level includes a wine cellar. Annual property taxes are $46,043. This house was previously listed for sale at $7.95 million in July 2018.

3601 Newark St. NW, Washington
$6.8 million
Agent: Michael Rankin and Maxwell Rabin, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

Built in 1899, this Victorian-style Cleveland Park house includes a wraparound porch, a swimming pool, a two-car detached garage and a driveway with additional parking space. The 6,270-square-foot house includes six bedrooms, six bathrooms and two fireplaces. A living room and formal dining room are part of the traditional floor plan, which has been restored and updated. The main level also has an oversize kitchen with stainless-steel appliances and an adjacent family room. The master suite has views of Washington National Cathedral and a dressing room and luxurious bathroom. The lower level has a wine cellar, a home theater, a gym and a steam shower. Annual property taxes are $54,927.

3030 K St. NW, PH 217, Washington
$5.9 million
Agent: Michael Rankin, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

This penthouse condo at the Residences at Washington Harbour in Georgetown includes waterfront views from a 5,000-square-foot terrace with a heated pool and hot tub with a waterfall. It also has fountains, gardens and multiple sitting and dining areas. The condo, which was built in 1984, has two bedrooms, four bathrooms, three fireplaces and garage parking for three cars. The monthly condo fee is $7,938, and annual property taxes are $23,395. This condo was previously listed for sale at $7.2 million in September 2018.