Wonderful classic Colonial with four finished levels, updates to accommodate every need, and quintessential Chevy Chase charm. Spanning the full width of the home is a delightful front porch, glassed in on one side. Enter into a bright foyer with built-in bookshelves, benches, and large cubby for coats and shoes. French doors open to the living room boasting large windows and a wood-burning fireplace flanked by built-in bookshelves. A bay window and built-in glass cabinet grace the formal dining room. Continue to the cozy family room with gas fireplace, floor-to-ceiling bookshelves and French doors leading to the expansive, beautifully renovated kitchen.
Designed for gourmet cooks, features include a large work island, 6-burner range, convection oven, two dishwashers, beverage refrigerator, two large pantries and endless storage. Beautiful Quartzite countertops, under-cabinet lighting and an expansive dining area addition complete this wonderful space. Two sets of floor-to-ceiling French doors open to a screened porch overlooking the level, fenced backyard with a half basketball court.
Upstairs are five bedrooms including the master suite with walk-in closet, floor-to-ceiling windows and charming balcony. The luxurious master bath features a large shower, double vanities and Bain Ultra whirlpool tub. with heated back and aroma therapy. Steps from the master is a cozy room flooded with light – perfect for a TV room or office. Two of the bedrooms are connected, offering versatile space for work, exercise or a nursery.
Stairs from the bedroom level lead to a newly carpeted finished attic with beamed ceiling, two large closets, rec/playroom, bedroom, and small, sunlit bonus room. The finished lower level features a rec room, renovated full bath and outdoor exit perfect to accommodate guests or an au pair. There are recessed lights, a double closet with hook-up for a washer and dryer, and the extra KitchenAid refrigerator conveys.
This special home is filled with period charm: lattice windows, lovely moldings, built-ins and hardwood floors – with storage around every corner. Just minutes to the vibrant shops and restaurants of Friendship Heights and downtown Bethesda, it’s a straight shot to downtown DC via Connecticut Ave. Enjoy great space with wonderful updates and character, all in a most coveted location. Welcome home.