This classic rowhouse is the epitome of DC historic charm. 517 Kenyon St NW sits perched nicely on a large green lot nestled in the heart of Park View. This home still exudes much of its 1915 character and traditional floorplan yet has been modernized to accommodate the needs of today's living. The home has been lovingly updated and improved over the years. At the entrance of the home there is a proper foyer with space for shoes/coats with and access to the living room which features a stunning original fireplace mantle with built in mirror and original pocket doors leading to the dining area. The updated kitchen is situated in the middle of the home and has been opened to the dining area. The oak cabinetry with ample storage, gas cooking & stone countertops and peninsula with overhead lighting create the ideal cooking space. At the back of the main level and open to the dining area is a bonus sunroom with tons of windows - perfect for a home office! This home features perfectly refinished original oak hardwood flooring throughout the main living areas with a beautiful vintage in laid design and stunning pine on the top level. The bedroom level of the home features a rare en-suite at the front of the house with full bathroom that has access to the hallway. There are two additional bedrooms at the back of the home that share a bathroom Jack and Jill access with a full bathroom. The lower level of the home has an open space with updated LVP flooring, a full size window for natural light, and full bathroom with tub. This is an ideal space for a recreation room, guest suite or home office. There is a utility area with newer full size washer/dryer and access to the rear of the home. The home features vinyl replacement windows throughout, a new 50 gallon hot water heater, newly serviced and updated high efficiency HVAC, freshly cleaned air ducts and the roof was replaced only four years ago. The outdoor space of the home can be enjoyed from the inviting front porch perched high above street level as well in the rear with in the large level fenced in yard, perfect for entertaining and gardening. There is a gate at the back of the yard that leads to 2 parking private parking spaces accessible from the alley. New owners will have nothing to do but move into this incredibly cared for home! Conveniently located equidistant to both the Petworth & Columbia Heights metro stations, near many parks and green space, as well as the amenities of Columbia Heights, Petworth, Ledroit Park, Shaw & U Street. DC living at its best!