Century old, one-of-its-kind property in the heart of Arlington, minutes from DC. Restored craftsman-style home, brimming with warm oak trim reminiscent of the 1920s era it was built, thoughtfully balanced with updates that provide for modern day living. A commanding home entry with welcoming lush greenery on the perimeter of the property delivers a neighborhood feel on the edge of lively and renewed Clarendon. Stone details surprise throughout, updates to the home have been made in the spirit of its original essence.
Step through the property’s exterior iron gate up to the grand stairs leading to an exceptional front porch with details reminiscent of the centennial and no longer found in the metro area. Immediately walk into the home to find the types of details new builds attempt to emulate—built-in cabinets affixed to trimmed pillars, stone fireplaces, dual-entry staircases. The magic and grandeur of this home shine throughout time.
Encounter artful design details: wood colonnades in like-original condition, beautifully trimmed windows, a fully updated kitchen complete with farmhouse sink, super white counters, high-end appliances, and a special reading nook placed overlooking the incomparable outdoor patio.
The second level combines modern convenience with effortless beauty. Three bedrooms including the expansive primary bedroom provide the backdrop for escaping the day. Primary bedroom is accompanied by a spacious on-suite bathroom complete with a walk-in closet made for a sartorialist. An on-suite washer and dryer complete the space providing ultimate accessibility and ease.
The surprise third floor delivers a space that is designed to fit your life. It provides space for an office, gym, or entertainment—still with beautiful timeless details. The entire home employs the latest technology and automation for lighting, sound, and video elements. The storied history of this home is coupled with the latest home automation tech.
The backyard is transporting—lush wisteria falls from live pergola custom built for the home, large wrap around countertop provides space for grilling and entertaining, custom firepit and fountain create ambiance. Guests can indulge in off-street gated parking in the long driveway or park in the two-car garage. Outdoor gatherings at the home, are spent with kids or pups on the sprawling 9000+ square foot lot with playground—or with friends comfortably around a large outdoor table or huddled around the fire.
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