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by Prince Of Petworth — December 15, 2016 at 11:40 am 13 Comments

4866 Massachusetts Avenue, NW courtesy Millie’s DC

From a press release:

“Fans of the beloved Nantucket restaurant, Millie’s, can look forward to the grand opening of Millie’s DC, scheduled to open in early 2017 in the Spring Valley neighborhood of Washington, DC.

About Millie’s: As featured in the New York Times and Town & Country, Millie’s pays homage to the relaxed, beachside attitude so loved by locals and visitors of Nantucket. The California baja-style menu focuses on fresh, local seafood and produce and the island-famous Madaket Mystery. The Millie’s family at Georgetown Events [Bayou on Penn, Due South, Surfside, Jetties, Smith Point, The Bullpen] looks forward to bringing a taste of the island to Washington, DC.”

Check out the Nantucket menu here.

by Prince Of Petworth — October 5, 2016 at 12:10 pm 10 Comments


This house is located at 5153 Tilden Street, Northwest. The listing says:

“Fantastic 7 bedroom, 5.5 bath light filled home in Spring Valley. Over 5,000 sq ft est. Open kitchen with granite counters, cathedral ceiling and skylights. Incredible backyard with large pool, lawn and outdoor dining/entertaining area. Master suite floor with new marble master bathroom, walk-in closet and separate office/den. Outstanding large, wide and flat .410 acre lot!”


You can see more photos here.

This 7 bed/5.5 bath is going for $2,990,000.

by Prince Of Petworth — March 2, 2016 at 10:05 am 3 Comments


First Natalie Portman and now Julia Louis-Dreyfus – it’s been a very good week…

A reader reported yesterday just after 5pm:

“Asked a lady and said they were lining up to be extras on the HBO show “Veep”. I dunno…kinda cool.”

Definitely cool!! And Julia Louis-Dreyfus instagrams her old stomping grounds in Spring Valley.

And this is the house I grew up in. #Veep #worldscolliding @thesamrichardson

A photo posted by Julia Louis-Dreyfus (@officialjld) on

by Prince Of Petworth — February 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm 12 Comments

skicenter closing
4300 Fordham Road, NW via Ski Center

Ed. Note: This follows the closure of Hudson Trail Outfitters last December.

A reader reports:

“Ski Center, DC’s only specialty winter sports store and one of the top ski boot fitters in the USA, is shutting its doors. Official note here: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth — August 26, 2015 at 12:45 pm 7 Comments

This house is located at 3800 52nd Street, Northwest. The listing says:

“District Properties fully renovated a 5BR/5BA/2HBA luxury home surrounded by mature trees.The designer backyard is finished stone+elevated deck from main lvl connected to patio.Craftsmanship includes 10ft ceilings on 1st+2nd lvl, 9ft ceilings in lower lvl. Other features include LED lighting, Cedar beam in fam room, chef’s kitchen with top of line appliances+fixtures, and barrel ceiling in master.”

You can see more photos here.

This 5 bed/5 full/2 half baths is going for $2,995,000.

by Prince Of Petworth — May 13, 2015 at 12:50 pm 21 Comments


This house is located at 4800 Woodway Lane, Northwest. The listing says:

“Sited high on a hill with bucolic views of the 1.66 acre lot, this elegant stone residence is a rare opportunity for a private estate. The light-filled rooms are generously sized with high ceilings and original moldings and floors. There is a lovely master suite plus 7 additional bedrooms and 6 baths. 2 car garage and ample room for a pool & tennis court. Additional .22 acre lot available for sale”


You can see more photos here.

This 8 bed/6 full/2 half bath is going for $5,490,000.

by Prince Of Petworth — March 4, 2015 at 12:55 pm 45 Comments

4060 52nd Terrace Northwest_sale

This house is located at 4060 52nd Terrace, Northwest. The listing says:

“Significant custom Miller-built home w/ gracious entertaining floor-plan, classic details, and exceptional living space on 4-levels over 8,100 SF. Too many features to list. Dual formal & family LRs, custom kit w/ conservatory ceiling, 3-rm MBR suite, 4-frplces, elev., heated garage, HVAC-new 2015, 1st-flr in-law, full walkout LL. Mature landscaped private park-like grounds, 23,000SF (.54 acre)!”

You can see more photos here.

This 8 bed/4 full bath/2 half bath is going for $3,875,000.

by Prince Of Petworth — February 4, 2015 at 12:50 pm 9 Comments

3939 Fordham Road Northwest

This house is located at 3939 Fordham Road, Northwest. The listing says:

“A delightful whitewashed brick house w, Norman turret & tile roof reminiscent of a country house in Provence. The half-acre setting of major trees and lush landscaping offers privacy, play space and a pool. Handsome architectural detail enhance the living & dining rooms which open to a stunning glass garden room and the terrace. There are five sunny bedrooms & baths above. Finished lower level.”

You can see more photos here.

This 5 bed/6 full/2 half bath is going for $3,495,000.

by Prince Of Petworth — December 17, 2014 at 12:55 pm 9 Comments

4980 Hillbrook Lane Northwest

This house is located at 4980 Hillbrook Lane, Northwest. The Listing says:

“Stunning 1941 Whitewash Brick Colonial on cul-de-sac w/over 6,000 SF of living space throughout 4 sun filled levels. Gracious Entertaining Floor Plan that walks out to Main Level deck overlooking impressive, almost 16,000 SF lot w/ Pool. 2 upper levels have 5 Large Bedroom Suites – 4 on 2nd Level. Lower Level has casual entertaining space, BR Suite, Laundry, & Workshop. Garage.”

You can see more photos here.

This 6 bed/6.5 bath is listed at $2,295,000.


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