Beall-Washington House (Dunbarton)

This historic residence has been the home of notable Washingtonians.

Built by Thomas Beall in 1784, this was the home of his son in law Col. George Corbin Washington, who was also the great nephew of George Washington. The mansion was also the home of Eliah Riggs, and in the 20th century, Katharine Graham, who was the owner and publisher of the Washington Post from 1969 to 1979, as well as the chairman of the company from 1973 to 1991.

DC Inventory: November 8, 1964 (Joint Committee on Landmarks)

Within the Georgetown Historic District



1647 30th Street/2920 R Street NW