clock menu more-arrow no yes

Filed under:

Former astronomer’s $6.7M Georgetown home on sale for first time in 110 years

Butler’s pantry, spacious backyard, and more included

All photos via TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

In Georgetown’s East Village, astronomer Asaph Hall purchased this single-family home in 1868 before later discovering the moons that orbited Mars. According to Washingtonian, the home is now on the market for the first time in 110 years with a $6,795,000 listing price.

Inside the 5,250-square-foot home, there are three levels of space, all accessible by an elevator. There are also seven bedrooms and seven and a half bathrooms along with a kitchen that features a butler’s pantry and stainless steel appliances. There is also a wine cellar in the lower level and a spacious backyard in the rear of the property.

The listing agent is Shahab Nasrin of TTR Sotheby's International Realty.

2715 N Street NW [TTR Sotheby’s International Realty]

Listing We Love: A 19th-Century Astronomer’s Former Digs in Georgetown [Washingtonian]