This urbane and sophisticated 2BR/2BA home with 9' + ceilings and large double-hung windows overlooking the courtyard has a wide balcony, includes garage parking (1) and has full first class amenities for easy city living. Just in time for summer: the roof top pool is one of DC's finest! In #427, wood floors grace the main living areas, plush, new, high quality carpet warms the two bedrooms, the baths have stunning marble -- contemporary lighting fixtures throughout complete the esthetic. The Poggenpohl kitchen includes Sub-zero refrigerator and 146-bottle wine storage units, a Viking gas range and Bosch dishwasher. Other features include 100+sf of closet and storage space with shelving and built-ins and an in-unit washer /dryer. On site management, friendly, responsive concierge and porter service and top notch security detail all get raves from residents, as does the convenient shopping at Trader Joe's and other adjacent retail accessed directly from inside the building. Rental guest suites are available in the building for your visitors, by reservation. One garage parking space and extra storage next to the space convey with the sale. Utilities are included in the condo fee, as is the garage use fee. The location lives up to its "Central" legal description and "West End "vibe: The Columbia is a few blocks to Georgetown, George Washington University, Metro access, shopping, fine dining and Rock Creek Park. Scores: Walk 91, Transit 95, Bike 80. Open Sunday 6/20, 2-4pm.