Eco Friendly
5420 Galena Place NW Washington, DC
$ 3,395,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#DCDC481754
  • TypePending
  • CityWashington
  • NeighborhoodPALISADES
  • Zip20016
  • StyleMediterranean,Transitional
  • Year Built2012
  • Taxes25239
  • Price$ 3,395,000
  • Bedrooms5
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms2
  • Sqr Footage6435
  • Lot Size7,841 SqFt
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
TTR Sotheby's International Realty
Property Description

Elegance, sophistication and environmentally friendly features characterize this stunning home in the highly coveted Palisades neighborhood. Built by Chryssa Wolfe/Hanlon Design Build in 2012, this home features four stories of luxury, state-of-the-art green design and a backyard resort-style retreat. Designed for entertaining and daily living alike, large windows, open hardwood staircases and lots of natural light on all 4 levels showcase the attention to detail. On the main level, a gourmet kitchen and breakfast room with built in banquette seating, two gas fireplaces, large mud room with built-in storage, stunning light fixtures and wall coverings add to the luxurious upgrades consistently found throughout the home. On the lower level, enjoy working out from the privacy of home, relaxing in a large recreation room and toasting with a fine selection from the temperature-controlled 700+ bottle wine cellar. The immaculate grounds include a 15-by-28-foot in-ground swimming pool with hidden automated safety cover and saltwater bromine generator, mature landscaping, an outdoor stone fireplace and a built-in stone grill. Covered and open-air patios and bamboo privacy fencing complete this tranquil oasis. A detached garage with permeable pavers and alley access adds to the functionality. This stately home was built using the finest materials and sustainable techniques including a highly efficient geothermal heating and cooling unit, open cell foam insulation and an energy recovery ventilator, making the utility bills surprisingly low. Designed for minimal exterior maintenance, sustainable and thoughtful living, this home is a rare find in today's market.

Elementary School Middle School High School
KEY Elementary School Hardy Middle School Wilson Senior High School
Price History
8/12/2020 Listed $3,395,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Built-In Microwave, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer - Front Loading, Exhaust Fan, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Humidifier, Oven - Wall, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer - Front Loading
Architectural Style Mediterranean, Transitional
Association Y/N No
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Stucco
Cool Fuel Geothermal, Electric
Cooling Geothermal
Elementary School KEY
Energy Efficient Construction, HVAC
Exclusions Sun Room ceiling fixture
Exterior Features BBQ Grill, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks, Underground Lawn Sprinkler
Facing Direction Northwest
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Spaces 1.00
Garage Y/N Yes
Heating Central, Programmable Thermostat
Historic Y/N No
Interior Features Attic, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Family Room Off Kitchen, Floor Plan - Open, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Primary Bath(s), Soaking Tub, Sprinkler System
Legal Subdivision PALISADES
Levels 4
Middle or Junior School HARDY
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Balcony, Patio(s), Porch(es)
Pool Features Fenced, In Ground, Saltwater
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 720.81
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Excellent
Real Estate Owned Y/N No
Roof Tile
Security Features Electric Alarm, Exterior Cameras
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name PALISADES
Tax Year 2019
Vacation Rental Y/N No
Water Access Y/N No
Zoning R-1-B

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4710
Above Grade Finished Area Source Estimated
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Daylight, Full, Connecting Stairway, Fully Finished, Outside Entrance
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 2
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Main Level 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 3.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Half Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Lower Level 1 1
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 3
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 1
Below Grade Finished Area 1725
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft 525
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Estimated
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Features Brick, Mantel(s), Stone
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 5
Heating Fuel Geo-thermal
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Natural Gas
Laundry Type Upper Floor
Living Area 6435
Total Baths 7
Total Bedrooms 5
Total Fireplaces 4

Exterior Features

Half Baths 2
# Of Detached Garage Spaces 1
Fencing Decorative, Rear, Privacy
Garage Features Garage - Rear Entry
Inclusions Alarm system and cameras, Sonos surround sound system, televisions, window treatments
Lot Size Acres 0.18
Lot Size Source Assessor
Lot Size Square Feet 8000.00
Navigable Water Y/N No
Pool Y/N Yes - Personal
Soil Types Urban Land-Manor-Gleneig
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 1
Type of Parking Detached Garage
Water Oriented Y/N No
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N No
Waterfront Y/N No


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Master On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Zip Code Average in 20016

AVG $1.09M
AVG $103,677
AVG 48
Year Built
AVG 1953
AVG 71
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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