Located just one stop light from Washington, D.C.. this lovely home was built in 1941 as a fine residence. This grand center hall colonial home sits to the side of an expansive 13,667 square foot lot, creating an unparalleled opportunity of endless possibilities to create a spectacular one of a kind residence. The main house has been virtually untouched for 80 years; its grandeur has endured the test of time. Truly a unique opportunity. Where the original floor plan has been added to: the main level den opens to a spacious deck on top of the lower-level sunroom addition designed by renowned local architect. The deck has sweeping views through the tree line several stories above the homes below. Opportunity exists for an additional story as stairs walk up to a large full head space attic too. There is an original Kitchen, still in use in 2021. Walking through this home you will find built-in cupboards, Eisenhower paneling, hardwood flooring, large windows, two wood burning fireplaces, a small au pair suite, a brick patio, a large concrete stone patio: yes, there are two patios and a very large deck. There are Terrazzo floorings in the lowest level family and sunroom which is surrounded by woodland, property belonging to this home. A true master bedroom with a master bath, upgraded some within the original footprint, and a walk-in closet. Two ensuite bedroom baths are found on the second level as well as a third bedroom. All of the original finishes, doors, knobs and windows convey the grandeur of this residence. A Staked Survey completed 6.16.21 is available as well as a basic floor plan. This residence is 1.2 WALKABLE MILES to the Virginia Square METRO. It is located in a Bike friendly community. The local Library is three blocks away and Dorothy Hamm Middle School is just beyond the library. Restaurants, Gourmet Grocery Stores, a locally owned and operated Hardware Store are just a few blocks away. This home is truly one of Garnet's Gems.
Listing courtesy of Coldwell Banker Realty.