The Cairo Condominium is located at 1615 Q Street, NW, and a landmark in the Dupont Circle neighborhood, and is the District of Columbia’s tallest residential building. Completed in 1894 as the city’s first skyscraper the 164ft tall brick building prompted local legislation to limit the height of subsequent buildings that continues to shape the District’s skyline.
“For Sale” Unit #907 – $499,000
Bright two bedroom ninth floor with lots of windows and great views. One of the largest units in the building with exposed brick walls, modern kitchen and bath. The condo is carpeted with tall ceilings, in a security building with front desk and dramatic rooftop deck with the best views of the City.
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The stone front steps lead up through the lobby and lounge with Egyptian columns and a marble floor. A large mirror pictures adorn the lobby’s walls with two square columns of red-orange marble anchoring the space in front of two elevators. Between the elevators is a stairway that leads down through double glass doors into the stone garden central courtyard.
The building’s rooftop deck provides one of the most complete views of Northwest DC’s skyline, including Catholic University, the National Cathedral, Georgetown, the Washington Monument, and the Capitol. The AIA Guide to the Architecture of Washington, D.C. says: “For all its quirks, the awkward tower reigns as one of Washington’s guilty architectural pleasures.”
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