No one's going to be shocked by the news that homes for sale in Georgetown are expensive. But every once in a while, a Georgetown house goes on the market that reminds us all just how dizzying the numbers can be.
Right now, that house it the palatial Prospect Street house built in 1787 by James Stoddert, the first U.S. Secretary of the Navy. It's currently the most expensive house on the D.C. market, with an asking price on Sotheby's International of $19.5 million.
According to The DC Condo Loft, the 22,000 square foot mansion is located on its own private compound, has five bedrooms, nine full bathrooms, a ten-car parking garage, double staircases, and a pool with a wet bar. Plus, it overlooks the Potomac.
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