Indulge in the epitome of privacy of this exquisite 3900 sq ft home, so close to the heart of old town but feels like miles away. Owner has spared no expense in the renovations and additions to this magnificent home. Notably, an Amdega Conservatory addition, crafted from Britain's finest timber and glass since 1874, providing a stunning feature overlooking the gardens. This spacious home is sitting on the largest lot in the neighborhood and has no HOA. It was completely gutted in 2008. Each wall in the house was replaced with fireproof drywall and an in house sprinkler system was added .
As you step onto the entrance level, you'll be greeted by the warm tones of wide plank Brazilian flooring and the exquisite craftsmanship of Cullinane Builders in the custom-built library with a wood burning fireplace. The herringbone pattern hardwood floors and multipiece moldings exude elegance and sophistication, and double french doors lead to one of two private and spacious outdoor areas. The rare main level bedroom with full bath is a highly sought after feature.
Up a level, you'll find a chef's dream kitchen designed by Quality Cabinetry, complete with inset and glass cabinetry, a center island, and a bar with a stainless steel sink. High-end commercial appliances, including a 90-bottle Sub-Zero wine cooler, Viking gas cooktop, Sub-Zero refrigerator, Gaggenau double oven, Meile dishwasher, and custom-designed drawers and pullouts, offer the finest in cabinetry. The adjacent family room with gas fireplace is the perfect open floor plan, while the breakfast room , conservatory and adjacent powder room provide a sunny spot for enjoying your morning overlooking the gardens
The glass observatory addition by Amdega Conservatories, from the UK, is a true masterpiece, designed by the oldest and most respected brand in the world. With heated floors and triple-paned glass, this unique space provides a tranquil retreat like no other. Step out onto the stone terrace with a waterfall and 14-foot stone walls, and take in the breathtaking views of the Potomac River in the fall and winter. Landscape lighting and a built-in grill provide the perfect setting for entertaining guests. The garden illumination is beyond your wildest imagination.
The upper level boasts a large primary suite, complete with a spa bath with heated floors, a soothing steam shower, and a river bath soaking tub. A separate water closet with a Meile washer and dryer are conveniently located next to it, and the vanity offers built-in mirrors with plugs throughout.
An additional guest room with built-ins, 2 closets and a white marble bath provide a luxurious space for visitors.
The top level is a private retreat, perfect for a teen, nanny, or quiet office space, with an adjacent sitting room and full bath. With plenty of closet space and storage, it's a getaway suite that offers both comfort and functionality. And with easy access to the two AC compressor units sitting outside through an attic door. You can ensure that your home will have no noise distraction while enjoying the gardens.
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