Joseph Rubin
Associate Broker
Long & Foster Realtors
4650 East West Highway
Bethesda, MD 20814
joe.rubin@longandfoster.com
301.215.6807800.762.0294
Silver Spring
Vintage Colonial Manor Home
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Here is a terrific opportunity to build "sweat equity" in restoring the faded elegance of an authentic Silver Spring colonial manor home.  Timeless brick and slate construction, exceptionally proportioned rooms, four finished levels, central air conditioning, rear-loaded two car garage and an in-ground pool are just some of the features distinguishing this vintage home.  Sited on a sublime half acre lot in the bucolic Meadowood subdivision, this lovely home is only blocks from shops and public transportation.
Formal living room with French doors open to brick porch and rear yard.
MAIN FLOOR

Foyer entry
Formal living room (15’ x 23’) with wood-burning fireplace and marble surround French doors to brick porch and rear yard
Formal dining room (15’x 12’3’), chair rail
Semi octagonal dining alcove (was integral morning room), painted pine paneling, built in shelves terrazzo floor
Private den (10 x 13’6)
Fully equipped kitchen (enlarged into original breakfast room) with side by side refrigerator, electric oven/range combination, dishwasher, corian counter, broom closet
Washer and dryer
Powder room, coat closet

UPPER FLOOR

Master bedroom (15’ x 24’) with access to private porch, walk in closet. Full 3 piece bath tub/shower combination
Bedroom #2 with octagonal sitting room/study, built in shelving unit, ample closet
Bedroom #3 with private sitting/dressing room en suite
Full 3 piece hall bath
Two linen closets
Separate side entrance (from driveway)

TOP FLOOR

Fully finished 3rd floor
Ample bedroom w/gabled ceilings
Full 3 piece hall bath, clawfoot iron tub
Large finished walk in closet
Additional unfinished attic storage space

LOWER LEVEL

Paneled recreation room, terrazzo floor, river stone wood burning fireplace
Adjacent (dry) service bar
Adjacent paneled office
Utility room
Two car garage integral with electric opener
Powder room
Outside entrance to rear yard

INTERIOR FEATURES

Hardwood floor and stairs throughout 1st and 2nd floors (under wall to wall carpet upstairs)
Classic period colonial trim throughout
Electric central air conditioning
Oil fired hot water heat (baseboard and radiators)
Crown and dentil molding throughout first floor

EXTERIOR FEATURES

Timeless brick exterior/slate roof
Storm windows and screens throughout most windows
Inground pool
Separate pool/equipment house
Patio

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Legal description: Lot 4 Block 8 Meadowood
Lot size:        20,000 sq. ft. (.46 acre)
Taxes:    $5,018 (2005)
Settlement/possession: Immediate

Property conveys in strictly “as-is” condition.

All information deemed reliable but not guaranteed.

Elegant proportions, vintage design and construction.