The Cathedral of St. Matthew, at 1725 Rhode Island Ave NW, is the seat of the Archbishop of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Washington. It has been the site of many historic events, most notably the funeral mass for John F. Kennedy in 1963. It also had funeral masses for Senator Joseph McCarthy, Philippine President […]
2732 P St. NW, in Georgetown, is a small (860 sq. ft.) two-story row house in Georgetown. It was built in 1900, and last sold in 2012 for $425,000.
The Lockkeeper’s House is on the edge of the Mall at 17th St. and Constitution Avenue. It was built for the lockkeeper of the C&O Canal Extension, which connected the C&O Canal to the Washington City Canal. The building was constructed in 1832 and abandoned in 1855, as the Washington City Canal stopped being used, […]
Constitution Hall is part of a three-building complex of the Daughters of the American Revolution. It has entrances on 17th St. and D St.; this door is from the 17th St. side. It is a 1929 Beaux Arts building designed by John Russell Pope, made with Alabama limestone. The hall was built for the annual […]
The EPA building, on Constitution Avenue, is one of three adjoining buildings that were part of the Federal Triangle development. Originally occupied by the Department of Labor, EPA has been in the building since 2002. The building was designed by Arthur Brown, Jr. and completed in 1934. It is in the Classical Revival style, constructed […]
1934 Calvert St. is a townhouse that was built in 1890, and is now subdivided into condos.
St. Peter’s on Capitol Hill is at 313 2nd St. SE. The original St. Peter’s Church was built on this site in 1820. After the congregation outgrew that building, a new church was built in 1889. The building was destroyed in a fire in 1940, and subsequently rebuilt. In the earthquake of 2011, the building […]
1015 Monroe St. NW is a 1909 row house in Columbia Heights.
Oxford House, at 1808 Connecticut Avenue, is an eight-story brick building, constructed in 1924 in the Classical Revival style. It is currently divided into 28 apartments.
318 North Carolina St. SE was built in 1900. It is a single-family townhouse in a row of townhouses a block off Pennsylvania Avenue in the Capitol Hill area.