Lifestyles of the rich and diplomatic: Embassy Row reveals the world and a posh past.
Posted on Sunday, Jun 13, 2010
WASHINGTON - A Beaux-Arts mansion, its main entrance edged with wedding-cake trim and intricate ironwork, reigns supreme on Sheridan Circle like a miniature White House. Inside, the sparkling ballroom with red silk tapestry, sweeping double staircase, and rooftop garden reflect the lifestyle in what has been one of the city's poshest neighborhoods for a century.