Lot Size:0.3 Acres
Welcome to 3915 Washington St, a stunning Victorian home built in 1898 located in the Historic District of Kensington, MD. This home has been lovingly cared for and maintained, with repairs and renovations always mindful of upholding its Victorian beauty and great history. Sited on a generously sized lot of almost 13,000 square feet, you are greeted at once with the charming curb appeal of a true Victorian with it's beautiful gardens, three story turret and wrap around front porch. Upon entering, you experience its warm open feel, with oversized archways, period chestnut molding, gas fireplace and beautiful hardwood floors. With over 2900 sq. ft. of living space, this home has been updated to reflect the necessities of our modern lifestyle without sacrificing its original beauty. The stunning kitchen offers marble countertops, gorgeous and unique tiled backsplash, a Liebherr refrigerator, as well as a coffee bar, wine refrigerator, and plenty of pantry space. With access to the back deck, it makes for easy nights grilling and entertaining. The main level also offers an additional room that currently serves as the perfect office space for working from home. On the second level is the primary bedroom with a generously sized walk-in closet and loads of natural light, along with a guest bedroom and breathtaking full bathroom. The third floor has been finished into a third bedroom (currently used as an art studio) and features salvaged old oak floors, a removable, unique artist-made iron stair railing, central air and heat, built-in cabinets, cubbies, and closet, and a luxurious window seat surrounded by bookshelves. Finally, the finished basement is the perfect place to sneak in a workout or a movie! The basement, with separate entrance, includes another full bath, the perfect laundry room, a workout room, a large closet and a second living area.
As you explore the neighborhood, you will find one of the most charming, tree-filled historic streets in Kensington, with neighbors who embrace the true meaning of â€œneighborlyâ€ with a yearly block party, Christmas caroling event, and daily dog-walking chats. Located in walking distance to Kensingtonâ€™s Antique Row, a MARC train station (that hosts a charming farmerâ€™s market on Saturday morning all year round), shops and restaurants galore, including wine shops, a gelateria, hardware store, gym, doggie day care, a gardening center, and the worldâ€™s BEST pizza! For your commute, in addition to the MARC station, you will have a 10-minute drive to Metroâ€™s Grosvenor station or Forest Glen, for a relaxing subway ride downtown. A nearby dog park, Noyes Childrenâ€™s Library, Rock Creek Park and its biking and hiking trails, and additional small parks galore will add to the quality of your life.
Welcome home to 3915 Washington Street!
Listing provided courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc..