5 Beds
3, 2 half Baths
3,115 SqFt
0.17 Acre Lot
7,405 Sqft Lot

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$1,295,000 – 5 Grant Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912

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Courtesy of Barak Sky, Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc..


Welcome Home to this bright & airy expanded cottage in Takoma Park, located on a quiet tree-lined street and just blocks to everything that makes this town such a special place to live! This exceptional home has been fully renovated and re-designed for modern living while also preserving the home’s original character. Upon arrival, this home charms you with its expansive front yard with professional landscaping, long driveway, wood-shingle siding, new brick patio and walkway, and welcoming front porch. Inside, this home will delight you with its re-designed open floor plan that highlights functionality while giving a nod to the home’s history. With 5 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms and 2 half baths across three fully renovated levels, you won’t have to sacrifice space or comfort! The open floor plan features an abundance of natural light, which filters through the all new energy efficient windows, and the new 5 oak hardwood floors adds warmth to the space. High quality Rejuvenation light fixtures and hardware were carefully selected to give a style and luxury to the already gorgeous home. There are also french doors leading off the living area to a spacious deck, perfect for entertaining! The gourmet kitchen has a premium stainless Bertazzoni appliance package with matching hood, 36 gas range, no-fingerprint dishwasher, and counter depth French door refrigerator with ice maker. This kitchen also features Quartz Calacatta countertops with beveled edges, an island with a built-in Bosch microwave, and custom light fixtures and faucets; truly a dream for any home chef! The huge backyard provides limitless possibilities for a vegetable garden or play space. The upper level features four bedrooms, 2 full baths and a laundry room with a Bloomberg 24 compact front-loading washer and dryer with dual water pans. The lower level has tall ceilings in the living area with French doors leading to the expansive backyard, and features a 5th bedroom & full bath – perfect for in-laws, Airbnb, or house guests! Rounding out the lower level is a mud room and laundry room featuring a GE front-loading washer and dryer. Home features include two zone Trane heating and cooling system, Google Nest thermostats, all new energy efficient exterior doors, new energy efficient hot water heater, Ring home security system, ring doorbell, CertainTeed shingle roof and new 6” aluminum gutters and downspouts. The location truly cannot be beat! Grab a cup of coffee and a fresh baked muffin next-door at Spring Mill Bakery or explore the many nearby parks like Sligo Creek and Jackson Boyd playground. Enjoy a day out in historic downtown Takoma Park, with plenty of local restaurants and shops like Takoma Bev Co, Cielo Rojo, Azalea Nails, Georgie’s barber shop, TPSS Food Coop, The Girl & The Vine and more! Less than one mile to Takoma Red line Metro Station and just across the street from the high-speed electrical vehicle charging station! The natural character and architectural details of this gorgeous home + the high end finishes and brand new interiors + unbeatable location make this a truly unique home. You won’t find another home like this one, so don’t miss out!

Property Details and Features

Appliances and Equipment

  • Dishwasher
  • Disposal
  • Dryer
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stainless Steel Appliances
  • Washer


  • 5 total bathrooms
  • 2 bathrooms on all lower levels
  • 2 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 3 full bathrooms
  • 2 half bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom on main level


  • 4 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 5 bedrooms


  • 3,115 sqft living area
  • 2,155 sqft above grade (finished)
  • 960 sqft below grade (finished)
  • 85 sqft below grade (unfinished)
  • Built in 1927
  • Major renovation in 2022
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • 3 levels
  • Cottage
  • Bungalow
  • Craftsman
  • Frame


  • Central Air
  • Electric
  • Central A/C


  • 1 fireplace
  • Wood


  • Solid Hardwood


  • Block


  • Natural Gas
  • Radiator

Interior Features

  • Combination Kitchen/Living
  • Dining Area
  • Floor Plan – Open
  • Kitchen – Gourmet
  • Kitchen – Island
  • Primary Bath(s)
  • Tub Shower
  • Upgraded Countertops
  • Walk-in Closet(s)
  • Wood Floors


  • Upper Floor
  • Basement


  • 27 days on market
  • $601 per sqft


  • Municipality: City of Takoma Park
  • County: Montgomery
  • Subdivision: Takoma Park


  • 7,425 sqft
  • 0.17 acres


  • Gravel Driveway


  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • Outdoor Living Structures: Deck(s),Brick


  • Asphalt


  • Elementary School: TAKOMA PARK
  • Middle School: TAKOMA PARK


  • Public Sewer


  • City/Town Tax: $3,223
  • City/Town Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • County Tax: $6,590
  • County Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • Tax Annual Amount: $10,003
  • Tax Year: 2022


  • Hot Water: Natural Gas


  • Energy Efficient

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