All boxes are checked in this move-in ready, superbly convenient home! Three short blocks to all kinds of amenities including world-class restaurants, art galleries, outdoor destinations and daily services. Four blocks to the Red Line Metro and Rock Creek Park's biking and walking trails. Conveniently located in internationally prestigious Kalorama, The Carthage is nestled in a neighborhood filled with fine homes and embassies. Shaped like New York's famous Flat Iron Building, The Carthage sits predominantly at the corner of Connecticut Avenue and Kalorama Road. This pre-war style apartment features a large, table-space balcony, so rare in Washington apartments. It seats several adults comfortably, perfect for al fresco dining, and overlooks the building’s deep lawn on Ashmead. This well-designed home is approximately 1,450 square feet, allowing ample public and private space. There is great flow for entertaining, as the living and dining rooms are separated by a fireplace flanked by built-ins. The owner's bedroom boasts a spacious closet and large en suite bath. The second bedroom also has an en suite bath, and there is a powder room in the foyer. The white and gray kitchen provides lots of storage, and a washer/dryer closet. The building has recently finished extensive garage re-surfacing work, a circular drive re-build and refreshed the landscaping. One storage space and one underground, secure parking space convey. The building has a nice roof deck and a small exercise room.