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Community and Lot Features

Superb New England Gambrel style home on a premium 21,875 sq.ft. lot on a quiet and serene lane in sought-after Luxmanor.  This exquisite lot easily accommodates its free-form pool, in ground hot tub, extensive decking, a fabulous, stone circular outdoor stainless steel kitchen, a detached 2car garage, plus a third car interior garage, and abundant grass areas for a sport of your choice!

Luxmanor is highly regarded as an outstanding family community--Ride your bike, roller blade, walk or jog without fear of speeding cars or on-coming traffic!  Very close to Luxmanor Elementary School, Tilden Middle School, the highly acclaimed blue ribbon winner--Walter Johnson High School, Georgetown Prep, and Green Acres private schools.

Within walking distance to the Sensational New Pike and Rose  ,Development consisting of outstanding Restaurants, luxurious Movie Theaters, Specialty Shops, and Residential Units.

Extremely close to the newly refurbished and expanded Montgomery Mall, the soon to be developed White Flint Shopping, Commercial, and Residential area, Wildwood Shopping Center, Cabin John Mall, 2 Giants, and excellent Specialty Grocers!

Within a mile of 495 and 270.

Extremely close to places of worship, Metro , Strathmore Music Center, and Downtown Bethesda.

Exceptional Interior Features:

5 Bedrooms, 5 ½ Bathrooms.

Ceiling Height:

*10’4” ft. ceilings on Main Level.

9 ft. ceilings on Second Level.

8 ft. ceilings in Lower Level.

Handsome 5” European Character White Oak flooring on Main Level, all staircases, 2nd Level Foyer and Master Suite.

3 ¼” European Character White Oak flooring on Second Level Bedrooms, #2,#3, and #4.

All flooring finished on site.

Lower Level: exquisite Porcelain Tile throughout including closets and storage areas.

Custom designed ceiling details in Family Room, Dining Room, Study and Master Bedroom.

*Family Room and Dining Room feature an oversized multiple box coffer ceiling.

*Study features ceiling moldings as well as panel moldings on all the walls and custom painted in a dramatic, semi-gloss paint.

*Master Bedroom has a tray ceiling.   

Three piece crown moldings on Main Level and Master Bedroom.

Exceptional Bead Board wainscot moldings on Main and Traverse Foyers, as well as the Lower Level Staircase.

Exquisite over-sized base board moldings on Main Level.

Electrical outlets placed in custom base board moldings on Main Level.

Wood stained floor registers.

 Oversized millwork cased openings throughout.

 Tasteful “Emtek” door hardware throughout with back plates in a brush nickel finish.

Custom 8’ x 1 3/4” solid wood doors on Main Level.

Custom 7’ solid wood doors on Second Level.

Exquisite 48” direct vent Gas Fireplace with a herringbone brick firebox in Family Room covered from ceiling to floor and wrapped around entire fireplace in multi-colored custom stone tiles with a black matte slate hearth. Custom designed 6”x 6”x 60” solid wood and custom stained mantle.

Exquisite, solid mahogany custom-designed 2 ¼” thick, 8ft. glass paned, painted Front Door with custom-paned glass sidelights.

“Lincoln” exterior doors and windows, high performance, aluminum clad exterior, painted interiors, brushed nickel finished hardware, and multi-point locking on exterior doors.

Custom-designed, character grade, white oak staircase with handsome painted newel posts and candle-shaped balusters.  Stairs to be stained on site with painted risers.

Custom closet detailing in Master Suite “his” and “her” Walk-in Closets.

Under-counter lighting in Kitchen.

Exquisite decorative lighting fixtures throughout.

Daylight Lower Level.

Entire home is flooded with natural sun light.

Custom-designed Mud Room in Lower Level with an exquisite porcelain floor and custom cabinetry enhanced with bead board walls.

Custom-designed “Pool” Dressing Room with custom cabinetry, bead board walls, porcelain floors, exquisite Full Bath, 2nd Washer and Dryer Closet and Walk-in Changing and Pool Storage Closet.

Exercise or 5th Bedroom in Lower Level.

Craft Room in Lower Level.

Home pre-wired for low voltage systems, stereo, home automation, audio and video distribution and wireless computer access.

“Fios” by Verizon fiber-optic capacity for cable/communication ports throughout the home.

Fire Sprinkler System with concealed heads.

Smoke and carbon monoxide detectors on all levels per building and safety codes.

Plumbing distribution water lines are type L copper and waste lines are no hub, silent type cast iron piping.

Central Vacuum System.

Security System.

Storage Areas in Lower Level insulated with vapor barriers on walls.

Exterior Amenities and Specifications

Fabulous 34’5”x 10’ Covered Front Porch.

Flagstone flooring on Porch.

Tongue and groove painted composite porch ceiling.

Recessed lighting in Porch Ceiling.

Fieldstone foundation on Front Porch.

Flagstone linear walkway from asphalt driveway.

Parking pad on front driveway, 18’ wide x 22’ deep.

Detached 2 car Garage with a custom fabricated, carriage style, insulated door with Smart Q Technology and Keyless Entry. (Same door as Single Car Interior Garage).

Ample storage areas in detached Garage with one exit door to Pool Area, and one Exit Door in rear of Garage to accommodate Garden Tools, Pool Furniture, etc.

Interior, One Car Garage in Lower Level with ample storage area.

Keyless Entry on oversized single Garage.

Stunning 23’3”x11’8” Screened Porch off Family Room and Foyer with Trex flooring. 

Porch has vaulted tongue and groove painted ceiling with handsome paneled chair rail height walls with screens above.

Exceptional Ceiling Lighted Fan.

Porch opens to staircase to Lower Level and 14’2”x11’8” Grilling Deck off Kitchen.

Grilling Deck is plumbed for a gas grill with Trex flooring and Trex Railing System.

Concrete paver 23’x11’8” Loggia off Recreation Room.

Abundant Concrete Paver Decking around Pool Area.

Free Form Gunite Pool.

400,000 BTU Pool Heater.

In-ground Hot Tub.

Handsome, beautifully landscaped, stone Waterfall near Hot Tub.

Exquisite, circular, stone wall Outdoor Stainless Kitchen with a large Gas Grill, Sink, Stainless cabinets, etc.

Wrought iron fencing around Pool Area.

Second wrought iron fence defines rear Property Line.

Handsome trellised walkway from House to Outdoor Kitchen.

Extremely abundant Grass Areas beyond Pool Area with more than ample room for any sport of your choice.

Handsome New England Gambrel Elevation of painted brick, Hardi-Plank Siding and Hardi-Shingles.

Architectural Shingle “Landmark” Series 40 year Guaranty Roof with Transferable Warranty.

Oversized Aluminum Gutters and Downspouts.

CMU Foundation.

“Tyvek” House Wrap and Moisture Protection.

Totally Daylight Lower Level.

Ground fault protected electrical outlets on front and rear of home.

400 AMP Pepco Service.

Frost-free Hose Bibs at front and rear of home.

Half wall, painted brick Entry to interior Pool Dressing and Bath Areas.

Quietly Elegant Distinctive Bathrooms

Powder Room: Dramatic “Steel” colored walls, black matte floating 42” cabinet.

Elegant circular Carrera Marble Vessel on a handsome Carrera marble counter top.

Handsome custom, circular iron mirror.

Under-mounted sinks in all bedroom baths.

“Kohler” Plumbing fixtures and “Highline” comfort height toilets with “Whisper Close” toilet seats.

One-piece “Kohler” “Santa Rosa” Water Closets in Powder Room and Master Bath.

Second Floor Laundry:

Rough-in for Laundry Equipment (not provided).

Exquisite porcelain 12”x 24” tile.

Maple Charcoal wall cabinets 36” high with base cabinets and one drawer.

Cast Iron under-mounted Laundry Tub with a high spout pull-down faucet.

Each Family Bath has been meticulously designed in either Marble or Porcelain with utmost attention given to the most minute detail and beautifully complimented with custom-designed cabinetry featuring “Brookhaven” Cabinets by “Wood Mode”.

All Family Baths have Marble Counter Tops.

Bath #2: Shared, compartmented Bath: White Carrera Marble 12”x12” Marble floor tiles. Carrera Marble countertops.

White subway tile surrounding tub.

Grey Wall to Wall Vanity with multiple drawers.

Bath#3: Guest Bath:  

Porcelain Shower stall with modern tan glazed floors, porcelain white wave pattern on back shower accent wall with matching white tiles on each side wall of Shower Stall.

White 42” wood cabinet with two functional drawers and handsome Marble Countertop.

Bath#4(Lower Level): adjoins Exercise Room/Bedroom #5.

Shower stall features glazed porcelain, multi-color 12”x 24” accent back wall with flat pebble shower floor and creamy beige tile 12”x 24” side shower walls as well as for the Shower floor laid in a scattered pattern.

Java colored wood, 42” vanity with marble top and two drawers.

Pool Bath#5(Lower Level) exquisite 9’4”x26’5” porcelain floor.

Shower stall features flat pebbles on floor, stacked pebble accent back wall, with matching porcelain side walls to bath floor.

*Polished chrome bathroom console base with a chrome shelf and handsome white console sink.

Master Bath:

Exquisite, elegant, vein-cut Marble (12”x24”) on entire floor including all shower walls, magnificent mosaic marble squares on shower floor.

Handsome white wood, wall to wall, floating “his” and “her” vanities featuring 6 drawers each and 2 drawers-in-drawers.

Elegant vein-cut marble slab countertops to match the floor and shower walls.

Distinctive, beaded mirrors above each vanity with handsome glass and chrome sconces.

Radiant Floor Heat System.

Magnificent “Free Standing” white Soaking Tub with a hand-held shower and a gorgeous floor-mounted tub filler on legs.

Extra-large shower stall with a vein-cut marble bench.

Frameless shower enclosure.

Master Shower Features:

Thermostatic and Volume Control Dial.

Oversized Rain Shower Head.

Multi-function, Handheld shower Head on a sliding bar.


Exquisite, custom-designed “Wood Mode” Kitchen featuring:

White Shaker Style “Brookhaven” upper Tower Cabinets.

Glazed taupe Shaker Style “Brookhaven” Lower cabinets as well as a spectacular oversized 9ft. Social Island.

Two dish drawers in Island cabinets.

Wall cabinets complete with handsome, decorative crown moldings and under cabinet light rails.

Abundant deep drawers for Dishes and Pots and Pans, roll-out shelves, tray cabinets, spice cabinets and 2 recycling bins to name but a few!

Oversized, Gourmet “Social Island” seats 6 with an under-mounted stainless vegetable sink with disposer and second recycling bin.

Spectacular “Calacatta” Marble Counter Top on “Social Island” with an exceptional oversized decorative Lighting Fixture.

Caesar Stone counter tops on perimeter work areas.

Gorgeous “Calacatta” Marble back splashes laid in a subway pattern throughout Kitchen.

Multi-shelf oversized walk-in Pantry and a Utility Closet.

Oversized single bowl, under-mounted stainless sink with a high pull-down spout faucet in “polished” chrome featuring extraordinary Touch Technology.

Abundant cutlery drawers.

Top of the line Kitchen Appliances and Equipment. Namely:

“Wolf” 48” Six-Burner Commercial Gas Cooktop with a Griddle.

“Wolf” 66” stainless steel Wall Hood.

“Wolf” Double, self-cleaning wall ovens with dual convection and cobalt blue porcelain oven interiors.

Two super quiet “Bosch” Dishwashers, custom paneled to match cabinetry.

“Sharp” Microwave Oven Drawer.


“Sub-Zero” 48” Refrigerator/Freezer with an Icemaker.

Two Garbage Disposers.

“Hans Grohe” wall mounted Pot Filler.

24”  wide Wine Cooler with 102 bottle capacity.

Exit to Grilling Deck.

Entrance to gorgeous, separate 15’x13’ Breakfast Room with over-sized windows and exceptional, grand hanging “Cone” fixture!

Design and Site Engineering:

Architectural design by Claude C. Lapp Architects.

Site Civil Engineering prepared by “CAS” Engineering, Curt Schreffler—Principal.

Permit and professional drawings as well as permits available upon request.

General Information:

Lot 37, Block J, Luxmanor Subdivision.

Lot Size: ½ acre—21,875 sq.ft.

Total finished sq.ft.: approximately 6400 exceptional finished sq. ft.

Builder: Custom built by award-winning JEFFCO DEVELOPMENT CORP.

Taxes: Not yet assessed.

To Show: By appointment only with Lister

Lois Robins


PRICE: $2,495,000.




Lois Robins
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