Welcome to 1518 Varnum Street, NW in Washington, DC's 16th Street Heights. Nestled between Rock Creek Park and Columbia Heights you?ll find this beautifully renovated and expanded townhome. This 22-foot wide, six-bedroom and four-and-a-half-bathroom property, includes a two-car garage, a deck for outdoor dining, and a meticulously designed fruit and vegetable garden, as well as a certificate of occupancy for the lower-level unit. This home is more than stunning appearances. This uniquely "green home" offering the present owner no electric bills year-round thanks to the 16 Solar Panels and a reduced water bill with a DC River Smart Rain Garden and a backyard providing for food harvests from fruit trees and garden beds. Additional features include high-end energy efficient air conditioning, an on-demand hot water heater, and a copper water service line (installed 2014). Conveniently located just a short walk to the Georgia Avenue/Petworth Metro stop, enjoy quick access to downtown DC and many convenient commuter routes. Entertain in the large formal dining room or relax in the private backyard. You will love the original charm of this home along with the gourmet kitchen and many upgrades. Stroll through Rock Creek Park, play a set of tennis at the Fitzgerald Tennis Center or swim at the neighborhood pool. You can shop at the nearby Safeway or Yes Organic Market. You can also take a culinary trip through Columbia Heights or Upshur Street . Conveniently located three blocks from the newly renovated Powell Elementary School! You are sure to enjoy your lifestyle in this vibrant neighborhood.