This spectacular, luxurious Colonial sits on an exquisite half-acre featuring stunning views throughout, contemporary amenities and over 6,700 square feet of living space. The deep front yard offers privacy with a circular drive, mature cherry trees, dogwoods and redbuds. Spacious and inviting, this home’s continual, natural flow is perfect for entertaining and comfortable family living.
The main entry opens to a large foyer with high ceilings, hardwood floors and views to floor-to-ceiling windows in the rear overlooking the deep, tree-lined, level, private backyard. Off the foyer are the living room with an expansive bay window and a formal dining room featuring floor-to-ceiling windows and extra high wainscoting. French doors lead from the living room to a library – perfect for a home office. There is a powder room off the foyer along with an entry to the oversized 2-car garage with plenty of room for storage.
Spanning the rear of the home is a magnificent great room with high ceilings, stone fireplace, floor-to-ceiling windows and a new patio situated in a large, level fenced yard. An adjoining breakfast room offers lovely backyard views. Adjacent to the great room is a true cook’s kitchen with cherry cabinetry, 6-burner Wolf range, Subzero refrigerator, Dacor oven and microwave and Bosch dishwasher. Wonderful space and indoor-outdoor flow allow for gracious entertaining.
The stairs to the second level lead to a landing with charming balcony. There are four large bedrooms and three full baths on this level, including a luxurious owner’s suite with stone fireplace, cathedral ceilings, ensuite bath and rear balcony. Two large owner’s closets have custom cabinetry with built-ins for sweaters, ties, shoes, belts and handbags. The sumptuous owner’s bath features a Jacuzzi® hot tub, oversized shower, cherry vanity and skylight. Two bedrooms, one with cathedral ceilings, share a Jack ‘n’ Jill bath with double vanity. There is also a large laundry room and linen closet on this level.
The third level offers private, versatile space with possibilities for a game/rec room, music room or office. There is a fifth bedroom on this level with cathedral ceilings, charming sleeping nook and full bath.
The finished lower level, accessed from the foyer, features a rec/theater/media room wired for sound, a bedroom and full bath and enormous storage room. French doors lead to stairs up to the side yard, providing a private entry for a nanny or guests. The lower level feels expansive with high ceilings and abundant natural light.
This gorgeous home offers countless special features: volume ceilings with crown molding, lovely finishes, well-maintained by original owner, beautiful views throughout and twists and turns leading to surprises around every corner. Its beauty and charm are equaled only by its location – walking distance to neighborhood schools, minutes to the shops and restaurants of downtown Kensington, and just a short drive to Chevy Chase and downtown Bethesda. Enjoy great space, amenities, an exquisite lot and more … all in coveted Chevy Chase View. This home is ready for you to make this your home.