Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty

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2954 Chevy Chase Drive ~ River Oaks $3,750,000
[Front Elevation]This exceptionally refined, vintage Southern Colonial home overlooks Chevy Chase park and has been extensively renovated, updated and expanded for modern living.
[Foyer]Past the gracefully-designed front door enhanced with sidelights and spider-web transom, the open, airy foyer divides the spacious formal rooms and transitions to French doors overlooking the rear patio and yard. Dining room is at left.
[Kitchen ]Overlooking the patio and yard through French doors, the light-filled kitchen offers a travertine floor; beveled granite countertops on the island and side cabinets; a porcelain undermount sink; and white subway tile backsplash.
[Foyer]Reverse view of the foyer reveals the classically-styled front door. Arched opening at left leads into the living room.
[Living Room 26x14]The living room features original hardwood floors, wainscot, paneling, and a brick fireplace.
[Wine Room (16x9]Originally the sun room, the wine room offers brick walls, tall windows and elevator access.
[Dining Room (19x14]The dining room shares the living room’s wainscot and overlooks the front portico and side garden.
[Kitchen (15x13]Professional-grade appliances, including a SubZero refrigerator/freezer and Viking range and ovens, distinguish the light-filed gathering kitchen and breakfast area.
[Powder Bath]Charming powder bath located beneath the main staircase has whimsical designer wallpaper and pedestal sink.
[Master Bedroom 19x17]One of two possible master suites, this bedroom occupies a secluded position on the first floor. Enhanced with French-style paneling and an elaborate faux fireplace mantel.
[Master Bedroom]Second view of the master bedroom reveals the entrances to the two full marble and granite-clad bathrooms and custom-fitted closets.
[Master Bedroom]A magnificent antique fireplace mantel with a framed space for a flat-screen television anchors one wall in the master bedroom.
[Master Bathroom #1]This luxurious master bathroom offers a sink and vanity cabinet with a beveled granite deck; an air tub; water closet with bidet; and a “U”-shaped custom-fitted walk-in closet.
[Master Bathroom #1]View into master bathroom # 1 focuses on the air tub and basket- weave patterned marble-tiled floor.
[Double-Entry Shower]The two master bathrooms connect through the oversized, marble-clad, double-entry shower.
[Master Bathroom 2]Master bathroom 2 features a granite-decked sink cabinet, water closet, custom wallpaper, and a custom-fitted closet.
[Second Floor Landing/ Staircase to Third Floor]
[Bedroom 17x13]Large, airy secondary bedroom offers a custom-fitted walk-in closet and en suite bathroom.
[En Suite Bathroom]Lavishly appointed with granite sink deck. marble-tiled floor.
[Sitting Room/ Bedroom]
[Bedroom 3 16x13]This secondary bathroom is en suite.
[En Suite Bathroom]Note basket-weave patterned marble-tiled floor, granite sink deck.
[Staircase Landing/ Mezzanine]The staircase landing on the mezzanine opens into a light-filled study with floor-to-ceiling book/display cases.
[Study 13x13]The study overlooks the patio and yard. This view reveals the entry to the adjoining full bar with black granite floor.
[Bar]Elegantly-appointed bar connects the study to the media room.Features include an ice maker, dishwasher, under-counter refrigerator, and wine-rack storage.
[Media Room]The media room provides a wall mount for a flat-screen television and an adjoining half bathroom.
[Possible 2nd Master or Guest Suite 18x17]Positioned at the head of the return staircase and adjoining the media room, this large bedroom suite offers an attached marble-clad bathroom (left); custom-fitted closet, and a juice bar (shown at right).
[Game Room/ Bedroom 24x11]Located on the third floor, the spacious gameroom features a full bathroom, full bar, raised beamed ceiling, dormer windows and window seats, and a custom-fitted closet.
[Rear Elevation]Sheltered brick patios surround the lawn at the rear of the house.
Listed by Martha Turner Sotheby's International Realty