Apartments at Heritage at Shaw Station in Washington, District of Columbia

Comfortable 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom Apartments in Northwest DC

Enjoy life to the fullest when you make your home at Heritage at Shaw Station just northwest of downtown DC in the hip Shaw neighborhood.

Many of our roomy one, two, or three bedroom garden-style apartment homes are freshly remodeled. So you can get plenty of Insta-worthy snaps of the mouthwatering dishes you’ll cook in your renovated kitchen with its stainless-steel appliances and decorative glass tile. You’ll also love the convenience of the many thoughtful extras Heritage at Shaw Station provides, such as free gated parking and electronic building access.

Our spectacular location lets you make the most of Washington, DC, while also giving you the freedom to easily roam further when the mood takes you. The Shaw-Howard University metro station is right at your doorstep for a quick commute across the city for work, or when your wanderlust lures you further afield. When you’re out and about on the weekend, take your time exploring the many unique restaurants, cool coffee shops, and chic boutiques surrounding you.

It’s all right here.

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Features That Elevate & Simplify Each Day

After a hectic day in the District, you’ll look forward to escaping the hustle and coming home to your bright and spacious Heritage at Shaw Station apartment home.

Every day is simplified thanks to stylish and beneficial features such as:

  • Fully Remodeled Kitchens with Decorative Glass-Tile Backsplashes*
  • Energy-Efficient Stainless-Steel Appliances, Including Dishwasher*
  • Remodeled Bathrooms with Curved Shower Rods
  • Handsome Hardwood-Style Flooring
  • Generous Walk-In Closets & Ample Storage

*In Select Homes

Modern kitchen with light wood cabinetry and custom tile backsplash in a model home at Heritage at Shaw Station in Washington, District of Columbia

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Transit station near Heritage at Shaw Station in Washington, District of Columbia

Life-Enhancing Extras

Life at Heritage at Shaw Station leaves you more time to relax and plenty of energy to get out and enjoy living in the heart of DC.

Whether you just want to decompress at home after a long day, or quickly check items off your to-do list, you can do it here with desirable community amenities such as:

  • Free Gated Parking
  • Convenient Onsite Laundry
  • Relaxing Green Courtyards
  • Convenient Conference Room & Available WiFi
  • Controlled Electronic Building Access
  • Beautiful Nearby Parks
  • Online Rental Payments
  • Helpful Onsite Management

We continue to take precautions to optimize safety for everyone. Due to COVID-19, some amenities and common area spaces may temporarily have capacity limits or be closed.

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Discover DC’s Hippest Enclave – Shaw

Live at the epicenter of all the action and excitement DC’s Shaw neighborhood has to offer. Intrepid urban adventurers will love the area’s walkability. Play tour guide to your out-of-town guests and stroll to the White House and the National Portrait Gallery. On a night out you can choose among the array of tempting restaurants around Mt. Vernon Square before you check out the hopping bar scene at Logan’s Circle. It’s all within a short walk of Heritage at Shaw Station.

Meet up with friends at ChurchKey to sample a few of the 500-plus craft brews they stock. When you don’t feel like cooking, grab some of the signature fried chicken at Service Bar on U Street, or enjoy Turkish fare at Ottoman Taverna in Mount Vernon Square. If you’ve got a free afternoon, squeeze in a little retail therapy at the DC USA mall or jog around the campus of Howard University. With so much to choose from, the only difficult thing about living here may just be deciding what to do next.

  • Public Transportation: Shaw-Howard University Metro Station (Green & Yellow Lines), Metrobus Service
  • Entertainment & Recreation: The Howard Theatre, Shaw Park, African American Civil War Museum, Landmark’s Atlantic Plumbing Cinema, U Street Music Hall, Lincoln Theatre, The Park at LeDroit, Kennedy Recreation Center, Capitol One Arena
  • Restaurants: Habesha Market and Carry-Out, Bistro Bohem, Brixton, ANXO Cidery & Pintxos Bar, Busboys and Poets, The Passenger, Beau Thai, Glo Lalibela Ethiopian Restaurant, ChurchKey, Black Jack
  • Shopping: CityCenterDC, DC USA, Giant Food, Union Kitchen Grocery, Whole Foods Market, Trader Joe’s, Walmart Supercenter
  • Schools: Garrison Elementary School, Seaton Elementary School, Cleveland Elementary School, Shaw Junior High School, Cardozo Education Campus, Dunbar High School, Howard University
Heritage at Shaw Station

1711 8th Street NW Washington , DC 20001


1711 8th Street Northwest

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