Capitol Riverfront

Building 113, Navy Yard Annex

Building 113 of the Navy Yard Annex was built in 1903, as a coppersmith shop.  It cost $32,000 to build, with a floor space of 12,000 square feet. The Navy Yard was established in 1799, and the Annex was constructed beginning in 1898 during the Spanish-American War, and extending through World War II. Most of […]


Potomac Boat Club

The Potomac Boat Club was founded in 1869.  In 1908, the current boathouse was built at 3530 Water Street NW.  The two-story wood-frame building is white with green trim.  It sits between the canal and the Potomac River.  On the Potomac side, there are boat ramps from the building into the water.  Membership areas are […]

Union Market

409 Morse Street

Sam Sung Tofu is at 409 Morse Street, in the old Union Market wholesale district.


1100 First St. NE

1100 First St. NE is an eleven-story office building, constructed in 2009 at the corner of First and L St. NE.  It was designed by the architectural firm Krueck & Sexton.   The sides of the building on First Street and on L St. slope outward, and are entirely glass.

Cleveland Park

3621 Newark Street

The Abby, at 3621 Newark Street, is a four-story apartment building, brick with stone trim.  It was built in 1927, and has 49 units.

Capitol Hill

417 New Jersey Avenue SE

417 New Jersey Avenue SE is a three-story brick rowhouse, built in 1880.


Father O’Connell Hall, Catholic University

Father O’Connell Hall, at 620 Michigan Ave. N.E., is one of the main buildings on the Catholic University campus. It was built in 1914, in the Gothic style. A major restoration project completed in 2014 preserved the historic elements while upgrading the building to be LEED-certified.

Columbia Heights

1324 Kenyon St.

1324 Kenyon St. is a three-story rowhouse, with a stone facade.  It was built in 1900.

Capitol Riverfront

410 M St. SE

The Carroll Apartments, built in 1964, are at 410 M St. SE.  There are 56 one-bedroom apartments in the building.  These apartments are administered by the District Housing Authority, as affordable housing for seniors.


The Reserve Officers Association of the United States

The Reserve Officers Association of the United States is at 1 Constitution Avenue NE.  The building is five stories faced with stone.  It is one of the closest private buildings to the Capitol and Supreme Court, and offers conference facilities available for rental for press and group events.