The plan of this apartment complex consists of two U-shaped structures which join to form the lobby and entrance creating the overall effect similar to an E-shaped plan, which breaks at the central bar in the E forming a welcoming courtyard entrance…

At the urging of his wife Rebecca Plater Forrest, Revolutionary War Colonel Uriah Forrest moved from Georgetown to build this country homestead off the Frederick Turnpike. Originally part of Pretty Prospect, which Forrest purchased in 1792 with…

The Connecticut Avenue Bridge over Klingle Valley (D.C. Bridge No. 27) carries Connecticut Avenue over the deep, wooded ravine of the Klingle Valley in northwest Washington, D.C. Connecticut Avenue northwest and southeast of the bridge is lined with…

The apartment building at 3901 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. is a five-story structure with a flat roof, clad in red brick with cast stone detailing. The footprint is roughly U-shaped, with a deep courtyard facing Connecticut Avenue and a small wing…

The Cleveland Park Historic District is an intact community integrating residences, apartment buildings and neighborhood retail shopping located on a hill overlooking the city center but separated from it by Rock Creek Park, a deep geological chasm.…