|Charming 3 bedroom/3.5 bath bungalow circa 1923 with huge lot only 3/4 mile to metro! For video tour, visit: https://tinyurl.com/y3f2hp8v. This lovely home retains loads of period charm, with original newel post railing, rich hardwood floors, brick fireplace and moldings throughout. With a generous living room and dining room which opens onto the kitchen, this house has beautiful flow and is perfect for entertaining. A half bath on the main level adds just the right touch of convenience. The massive skylight in the kitchen absolutely floods the room with gorgeous sunlight, highlighting the gleaming butcher block countertops. A deep farm sink and double oven will delight your inner chef, while the elegant and chic kitchen cabinets will thrill your sense of style with its modern flair. The master bedroom features an upgraded en-suite bath with a luxurious jetted tub and dual sinks. Two additional bedrooms on the upper level offer loads of space for your furniture and your family. The hall bath has a sleek glass shower with a beautiful stone seat and additional handheld shower nozzle. The fully finished lower level offers a wonderful swing space which can be used as a den/office/playroom or guest quarters. A full en-suite bath adds wonderful functionality to this room. The lower level offers fabulous storage options, as well as a full-sized washer and dryer with a fantastic laundry sink. A new boiler for the house was added in July 2019 just in time for a cozy winter season. Outside of the home, a gracious front porch welcomes your friends and neighbors and offers the perfect place to socialize. The rear yard is huge and fully fenced and can accommodate a home addition easily without losing any functionality. At the rear there are two off street parking spots on the alley, with an entry gate into the yard. This home is located only 3/4 mile from the Takoma metro station and downtown Takoma Park, as well as from the nearby Safeway grocery store. Downtown Silver Spring and its amenities are only 1 mile away. Around the corner from this home are the small shops on Georgia Ave. NW, as well as the very exciting new development at the former Walter Reed campus known as The Parks. Being built next to the new Children~s National Hospital research and conference facility and the new US Department of State Foreign Missions Center, this new 66-acre mixed-use development is only two blocks away, and will feature housing, shopping, office space and restaurants. Additionally, numerous public park spaces are planned along with both indoor and outdoor entertainment venues and a regular weekend farmers market! |
Listing Broker: Long Foster Real Estate, Inc.