This spectacular 5 bedroom, 2.5 bath Charles Goodman, Mid Century Modern home lies in a wooded landscaped cul de sac among the gently rolling hills of Hammond Woods. Goodman, a disciple of Frank Lloyd Wright and Richard Neutra, was a Washington DC architect who designed many homes that won a spot on the list of the National Register of Historic Places in the 1950s and 1960s. Hammond Woods is one such
The property represents all of Goodman's aesthetic principles including situating the home into the natural landscape, floor to ceiling windows offering year around views and the use of natural materials like wood and stone. The 2014 renovated kitchen, designed by award-winning architectural firm KUBE, is a cook's paradise with more than ample marble countertop space, a gas cooktop stove an electric wall oven a cork floor
Windows and skylights are everywhere and bring in the natural light from all sides of the property at different times of the day. Enjoy breath-taking views of the garden with native plantings, the large hot tub. a spacious deck and a romantic side patio off the kitchen, bringing the outdoors inside in true Goodman fashion.
The walk-out lower level contains two bedrooms, a full bath, a second kitchen, a lounging area and great office space, all accessible through a separate front entrance surrounded by a stone patio - perfect for an au pair, adult child living at home, guests or a rental.
If and when you care to leave this dream of a home, you will find a multitude of amenities almost at your doorstep. Old Towne Kensington is less than a mile away, as is the Marc Train Station. and are specialty shops, marvelous restaurants and a Saturday farmers market in Old Towne Kensington. The nationally acclaimed Brookside Garden is just a few minutes away by car and entrances to Rock Creek Park and Sligo Park are minutes away by bike. Don't miss seeing this spectacular piece of modern art and comfortable contemporary living at its best!SCHEDULE 1/2 HOUR APPOINTS ON SHOWING TIME;PLEASE REMOVE SHOES TO TOUR THE HOUSE ( the refinished floors are still curing!) OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 5/2 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmOFFERS DUE BY NOON TUESDAY, 5/4 PRE-INSPECTIONS ARE PERMITTED BY APPOINTMENT- MAXIMUM 1 HOUR inside the property.