There was a crowded field of highest priced new listings in August, with the legendary Wardman Tower in Woodley Park accounting for the top two entries. Unit #PH-D at Wardman Tower heads the list with an asking price of $5,750,000. The three-bedroom, 3.5-bath penthouse has a 4,529 square foot floorplan, including a stunning library with fireplace. Expansive views include the Washington Monument and Taft Bridge, leading across Rock Creek Park to Kalorama. Unit #7D at Wardman Tower offers a similar layout with three bedrooms, 3.5 baths, and 4,648 sq. ft. of sunny living space. The price $4,750,000 for this beautifully appointed home with views of the National Cathedral.
Third place goes to Unit #701 at The Lauren in downtown Bethesda. Listed at $3,495,000, the three-bedroom, 2.5-bath condo has 2,676 square feet of modern and luxurious living space. Other features include private elevator entry, a large balcony, and two parking spaces. The boutique building has just 29 residences, with full service amenities including 24/7 front desk, concierge, a wine bar and screening room, valet parking and laundry, a gym, a roof deck and more. Coming in a very close fourth place at $3,350,000 is Unit #502, also at The Lauren. This residence has a slightly larger floorplan than the previous listing in the same building, with three bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and 3,223 square feet of space.
Fifth place goes to Unit #1101 at CityCenterDC in Mount Vernon Triangle, listed at $2,950,000. The two-bedroom, 2.5-bath penthouse features soaring 12-foot ceilings, and 2,676 sq. feet of interior space. The living, dining, and cooking areas are open and filled with light from walls of wraparound floor-to-ceiling windows. An extended private balcony adds even more space. Closing out this category is an exclusive Life At The Top listing. Unit #2401 at The Waterview in Rosslyn is a spectacular residence priced at $2,695,000. With exquisite finishes and built-ins from notable designer Joseph Ireland, the 2,165 square foot apartment features the most incredible, unobstructed views of the Potomac River, Key Bridge, and the monuments from virtually every room including all three bedrooms, the living area, the dining area, and the open gourmet kitchen.
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