Neighborhood
L'Enfant Plaza

490 L’Enfant Plaza

L’Enfant Plaza was designed by I.M. Pei, with construction of the four main buildings completed in 1968.  In 1973, 490 L’Enfant Plaza was added to the complex, as a combined hotel and office space.  It was designed by Vlastimil Koubek, in the same Brutalist style as the rest of the complex.

Neighborhood
Downtown

Asbury United Methodist Church

Asbury United Methodist Church, at 926 11th St. NW, was built in 1915.  It was designed in the Gothic Revival style, by architect Clarence Lowell Handing.

Neighborhood
Mount Vernon Square

1004 M St. NW

1004 M St. NW is a three-story brick rowhouse with wood trim.  It was built in 1900.

Neighborhood
Shaw

1711 8th St. NW

This building was originally the Lincoln Westmoreland II apartments, set up as affordable housing under Section 8.  In 2013, at the end of 20 years, the Section 8 classification expired and the owner decided not to renew, but instead to re-brand it as luxury apartments under the name Heritage Station at Shaw.  The existing tenants […]

Neighborhood
Logan Circle

1708 9th St. NW

1708 9th St. NW is a three-story brick rowhouse with stone trim.  It was built in 1900.

Neighborhood
Shaw

926 N St. – alley side #3

Door on the Blagden Alley side of 926 N St. NW.

Neighborhood
Shaw

926 N St. – alley side #2

Door on the Blagden Alley side of the building, with a mural by Kelly Towles.

Neighborhood
Shaw

926 N St. – alley side #1

This door is on Blagden Alley, on the rear of a building at 926 N St. NW.  Mural by Cita Sadeli Chelove

Neighborhood
Logan Circle

908 Q St. NW

908 Q St. NW is a brick rowhouse, built in 1890.

Neighborhood
Downtown

Department of Agriculture – south building

The south building of the Department of Agriculture is at 14th and Independence, across from the administration building of the Department.  Completed in 1936, it was the largest office building in the world at that time.  It is brick, in the Classical style, and is connected by two large stone pedestrian bridges across Independence Avenue […]