Located in Brooke Park, Bethesda MD
this Arts and Crafts home, built in 2000, won an award for its authenticity. The attractive front porch features a fieldstone facade and traditional columns. The interior rooms are elegant with classic 5-1/2 ince crown molding throughout, and columns topped with arts and crafts woodwork.
The open floor plan creates a perfect enfironment for entertaining, including a butler's pantry that provieds easy access between the full sized formal dining room and the kitchen. This elegant home features hardwood floors throughout the main level, including the kitchen.
The gracious entrance foyer opens to the living room on the right, dining room on the right and continues on to the family room, kitchen and breakfast room that extend across the rear of the house.
The living room has large windows facing front, recessed lighting and additional spots to highlight an art collection.
The spacious dining room has access to the kitchen through the butlers pantry.
The family room boasts a fieldstone fireplace, 9-1/2 foot ceilings, recessed book cases and a Bose surround sound music system.
The highly efficient kitchen has natural finish golden maple cabinets with granite countertops and GE Profile appliances. The cooking island has a five burner gas cook top and breakfast bar. Double ovens, a built-in microwave, two dishwashers, and cabinets with additional pull-out shelves make this kitchen a pleasure to work in. A Culligan reverse osmosis water purifier insures clean and tasty drinking water and filters the refrigerator's ice cubes as well.
The separate breakfast area between the kitchen and the family room has a view of the pond and waterfall, and a door from the breakfast room opens to the slate patio.
There is a laundry room off the kitchen with an exit to the side yard.
On the second floor there are four bedroom and three full baths. One of the bedrooms is currently used as an office and has custom built-in cabinests, desks and file drawers.
The master bedroom suite with sitting room has two large walk-in closets with California Closet upgrades and "his" closet incudes a built-in dresser. The master bath has upgraded cabinetry, double sinks and large "Robern" medicine cabinets, mirrored inside and out. A whirlpool tub and separate glassed in shower with bench complete this bathroom.
The second bedroom has its own private bathroom and there is a "Jack and Jill" bathroom between the office and the third bedroom.
The third floor has been semi-finished. There is a bedroom ready for use except for drywall, carpeting and lighting fixtures, and a roughed in bathroom. The stairs to the third floor are open from the second floor landing and there are large closets along the front wall of the third floor landing. In addition, the third floor has its own heating and central air conditioning.
Spacious finished recreation room with nine-foot ceilings and carpeted throughout with a neutral berber. Another office and full bath as well as a large amount of storage space completes the lower level.
Lovely hardwood floors throughout the first floor, wall to wall carpeting in the bedrooms.
Tasteful window treatments thoughout.
Three zone heating and central air conditioning.
Professionally landscaped Japanese garden with pond, waterfall and slate patio. The waterfall in lighted at night by an outdoor pin spot.
Two car attached garage
58,764 sq. ft. lot (1.35 acres).
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