Monthly Archives: January 2015

The Jefferson

The Jefferson, at 315 H St. NW, is a small, four-story apartment building, containing two units on each floor.  It was designed in 1899 by  George S. Cooper, a prominent D.C. architect who designed many apartment buildings.  It is in the Romanesque Revival style, with tan brick and Indiana Limestone trim.  It is on the […]

4621 42nd St. NW

4621 42nd St. NW was built in 1924. It is a small stone house, with a stone wall across the front of the house, obscuring half of the door. The house was built by Perna Brothers Construction, who also were part of the building of the Washington Monument and Glen Echo.  Another of their buildings […]

3233 M St. NW

3233 M St. NW is an old four-story townhouse on one of the main streets of Georgetown.  In 2001, it was redeveloped into retail space on the ground two floors and residential units on the top two floors.