The apartment building was designed by Harry Wardman and Eugene Waggaman in 1924 and built in 1925 in a Vernacular style. This four-story and thirty-two unit building is brick with a limited amount of limestone ornament and a terra cotta hipped roof.…

Built in 1881-1882 and designed by architect John Fraser, this house was the residence of James G. Blaine until 1883. Blaine served as Secretary of State under Presidents Garfield and Harrison and later became the first President of the Pan-American…

The Embassy of Iraq's consular office (also known as the Boardman House) located at 1801 P Street, NW in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C. Designed by Hornblower & Marshall in 1893, the building is an example of Richardsonian…

It is a focal point of the New Hampshire Avenue axis leading to Dupont Circle and complements neighboring late nineteenth century and turn of the century buildings. Except for the porte-cochere which has a flat roof, the total mass is under a…

Although erected in 1884 and a fine example of Dupont Circle’s Victorian residential architecture, the house is most significant for association with Brigadier General George P. Scriven. Trained as an engineer at West Point, Scriven served with…

The Walsh-McLean House is an eclectic mansion with Renaissance, Baroque, Louis XVI and Art Nouveau elements and designed by Danish-born and New York architect Henry Anderson in 1903. The house is one of many magnificent mansions constructed in the…

Built for Thomas F. Walsh, "the gold king," the stable was an adjunct to the Walsh Mansion at 2020 Massachusetts Avenue, N.W. Walsh (1851- 1910) immigrated to the United States from Ireland and participated in the Colorado gold rush which followed…

Wadsworth House is a Grand Adamesque mansion, one of only two remaining on Dupont Circle. Built in 1900-1901, the house was the winter residence of millionaire gentleman farmer Herbert Wadsworth (1851-1927) from western New York, and his accomplished…

The Townsend House is one of the many elegant and often ostentatious mansions that lined Massachusetts Avenue in the early decades of the 20th century.It is located on the corner of Florida Avenue, Twenty-second Street, and Massachusetts Avenue and…

The Spencer Carriage House and Stable was constructed in 1905 to serve as a carriage house, stable and servants' quarters for the residence of railroad executive Samuel Spencer. Spencer earned his fortune in railroads, and served as president of the…