$899,000, 3Bd/3Ba Single Family House, 1968 sqft.
This well maintained and renovated rambler is on a quiet, tree-lined cul-de-sac in the Luxmanor community of North Bethesda. A flagstone walkway leads past lovely landscaping to a covered porch and lead glass-accented front door.
The foyer opens to a stunning view, through the living room, of the deck and private yard. The living room includes a wood-burning fireplace which is faced with neutral porcelain tile. Hardwood floors extend throughout the main level. The dining room has a vaulted ceiling and large bow window, with doors to the deck and to the two-car garage.
And then, there’s the kitchen…renovated in 2010, the eat-in kitchen features granite counters and backsplash, skylight & recessed lighting, custom bamboo soft-close cabinetry, and a two-level island with contrasting granite top on the table-height seating area. Appliances include a wine cooler, Wolf electric cooktop, Faber pull-out range hood, KitchenAid stainless steel side-by-side refrigerator with ice and water dispenser, Bosch stainless dishwasher, and 28” Elkay stainless sink. Cabinetry includes a pantry, pot drawers, lazy-susan, undercabinet lighting, and low open shelves ideal for cookbooks or a pet station.
A hallway with coat and linen closets leads to the three bedrooms. The large master bedroom has recessed lighting and two windows. Of the two closets, one is a walk-in with closet stretchers. The master bath includes a tub/shower. The other two bedrooms have two windows each, ceiling lights, and one has a built-in bookcase. The hall bath includes a window, tub, and toilet alcove.
The open stairs to the lower level lead to the large family room. This finished room has a diagonal ceramic floor and another fireplace, with hearth and mantel; three windows provide lots of afternoon light. A laundry room with washer/dryer/laundry tub, storage, utilities, two windows, and a door to the back yard is also downstairs. There is a third full bathroom with stall shower and window.
The view of the private backyard from the living room, dining room, and deck are spectacular. Landscaped largely with perennials and ground cover for easy maintenance, the backyard features a brick patio, wood pergola, and mature trees.
This home is offered with a buyers Home Warranty. It features a security alarm, Thermopane windows, extensive hardwood floors, FIOS, 2012 HVAC system with humidifier and natural gas forced air heat, 200 amp electrical panel, 2015 attic fan, whole house fan, newer gutters, downspouts, and exterior drainage. The exterior is primarily brick, with siding and trim painted in 2015. The property is a half acre (21,781 square feet).
Luxmanor is a community of over 500 homes sited on primarily half-acre lots with a vibrant civic association. It is located roughly between Westfield Montgomery Mall and the Grosvenor Metro Station, both accessible via Ride-On bus. The Tilden Woods Swim Club is open to Luxmanor residents, and is next to a creek-bed park with paths, recreation center, basketball & baseball, and a lighted tennis court. Directly east of Luxmanor is the emerging North Bethesda town center. With extensive transit, retail, restaurant, and entertainment amenities, it is being developed as a walkable community with pocket parks and bike paths. Cabin John Regional Park is to the west. This park includes an ice skating rink, miniature train, outdoor amphitheater, group picnic areas, hiking paths, soccer fields, and the Shirley Povich baseball field.
Posted: Aug 29, 2015, 9:11am EDT