Custom designed and expertly crafted by local builder, Larry Cafritz, this stunning Craftsman style home was originally built for his personal use and exudes a finely curated selection of elegant details and hand-selected finishes. Directly across from Chevy Chase Park and within walking distance to Brookville Market, La Ferme Restaurant, and more, 3318 Shepherd Street is in an unbeatable location close to Bethesda, Chevy Chase, and Downtown Washington! Offering 5-6 Bedrooms and 5.5 Baths throughout 4 finished levels, this spectacular showpiece also includes a Screened Porch, fenced-in yard, and an attached 2-Car Garage.
The dramatic two-story Foyer welcomes you inside and catches your eye with its art-inspired light fixture and gleaming hardwoods. With an undeniable style and beautiful blend of classic and contemporary attributes, this home boasts an open yet intimate floor plan with wonderful angles and sightlines. The formal Living Room is immediately off of the Foyer and has a wall of built-in bookshelves, a gas Fireplace, and large windows.
The spacious Dining Room is perfect for entertaining and connects to the Kitchen for easy access. Recently renovated with Mid-Century Modern touches in mind, the gourmet Kitchen is complete with stainless steel appliances, sleek stone selections, and a center island with a steel apron front sink. A relaxing Breakfast Area is off of the Kitchen and adjacent to that is an open Family Room with second Fireplace and access to the Screened Porch. A newer addition to the home, the Screened Porch is a favorite of many and this one in particular has a shiplap ceiling with skylights and stylish flooring. A Powder Room, Laundry Room, and custom Mud Room are also on the Main Level.
The First Upper Level is comprised of 4 Bedrooms, an Office/Den, and 3 Full Baths including a gorgeous Master Suite. The Master Suite has a tray ceiling, two Walk-in Closets, and a recently renovated spa-like Bath with separate vanities, a shower with frameless door, and a freestanding soaking tub. A fifth Bedroom, Loft/Sitting Area, and Full Bath are on the Second Upper Level, making this private space ideal for guests, in-laws, or an au pair. With plenty of room for activities and play, the Lower Level showcases a huge Recreation Room, Full Bath, Den, and lots of storage.