Palatine is a picturesque, sought-after neighborhood of lush two-acre properties in the heart of Potomac. These custom-built homes offer elegance and grand design in a tranquil setting. Enjoy the peace and privacy of expansive lots, together with proximity to everyday conveniences. The shops and restaurants of Potomac Village are just minutes away and there is easy access to major commuter routes including I-270, I-495 and the ICC, along with airports and nationally ranked Churchill Cluster Schools.
Beautifully designed and expertly crafted in 2004, 11417 Palatine Drive showcases the landmarks of a quality home. This light-filled residence spans just over 9,000 square feet of livable space and sits prominently on 2 acres in the coveted Palatine neighborhood of Potomac. Highlights of this spectacular 6 Bedroom and 5 Full & 2 Half Bath home include impressive entertaining spaces, a gorgeous Chef’s Kitchen and an incredible Master Suite. Decadent moldings, large windows, and soaring ceilings are just a few of the elegant features that make this home so exceptional.
This stately home exudes elegance, beginning with the welcoming slate walkway and handsome custom cherry front doors. The wide and welcoming 2-story Foyer is graced with Italian tile flooring and a Schonbek crystal chandelier and sconces. The Foyer is ringed by the formal Living Room, Dining Room, and Family Room all boasting gleaming cherry hardwood floors and exceptional millwork. The sun-drenched Living Room features large windows with arched transoms, ceiling molding, and a Schonbek crystal light fixture. With a dramatic 2-story ceiling, the Family Room is warmed by a raised gas fireplace with marble hearth and surround. Ideal for entertaining, this room has a wet bar with a bar refrigerator, a hammered metal sink, and wine rack. The Gourmet Kitchen and Breakfast Area are equipped with a Viking Range, double Miele Ovens, an island with breakfast bar seating, and custom cabinetry as well as a Pantry Room providing an abundance of storage. Completing the Main Level is a Library, a Bedroom with Patio access, an En-Suite Bath, and a formal Powder Room.
The main stairwell guides you to the impressive, airy upper hall with a French door to a Juliet balcony. The exquisite Master Suite offers a separate sitting area, a 2-sided gas fireplace, and a spacious, outfitted walk-in-closet. The sumptuous Master Bath has 2 vanities, a large window with arched transom above the soaking tub as well as a handsome steam shower. 3 additional bedrooms, 2 additional full baths, and a Laundry Room complete the Upper Level.
The expansive Lower Level features 2 Recreation Room areas, a door with access to walk-up stairs, and an open layout. With a Kitchen with Breakfast Bar, a wine storage closet, and a future Theater Room, there is plenty of space for relaxation and play. The Theater Room has a tiered floor for theater seating, an elevated stage area under the ideal location for a screen, and has been fully wired for use. Additionally, there is a 6th Bedroom and Full Bath, an Exercise Room, a Den, and a Powder Room on this Level. The tranquil backyard and patio are surrounded by a lush, level lawn bordered by trees for true privacy. Lighted entry pillars, a circular driveway and a side loading 3-car Garage further enhance this property. Make this special residence your forever home!