Stunning Colonial, 'The James' by Winchester Homes, in pristine condition nestled on almost half an acre and large private cul-de-sac is the jewel of the block on Cody Tract. This beautiful Vienna home with over 6,000 square feet is one of a kind rarely found on the market, has an elevator for it's 3 levels and an automatic gas mega generator so you will never be without power.
A large bright and elegant two-story foyer welcomes you to a gracious home that is perfect for family living and entertaining at it's best. Features big windows, crown moldings, wainscotting, 9 foot ceiling and hardwood floors throughout the first floor. To the left is a great formal living room and to the right the large dining room that can accommodate an embassy size table adorned with beautiful columns, wainscotting and crown moldings. Beyond the living room is a beautifully remodeled powder room with marble floor tiles and an Antique/Florence style dark hardwood vanity with granite countertop, followed by the office. Behind French doors the office suited for privacy, has a great view of the beautifully landscaped back yard that inspires work and imagination, or close the plantation shutters for privacy. Here you will also find a door to the elevator. Next, is a large family room that showcases a gorgeous centered stone gas fireplace for cozy encounters, entertaining, reading or just relaxing listening music or watching TV. It is open to a bright and big breakfast area with large windows, a door to the deck and a gourmet kitchen featuring a wood built-in desk and a butler's pantry/bar area that connects to the formal dinning room.
The kitchen is large for the chef, family's delight and easy entertaining. It showcases beautiful wood cabinetry, corian countertops, a great butler's pantry, stainless steel refrigerator & dishwasher, double wall ovens, a big granite topped island with new gas cook-top, downdraft exhaust fan and a huge pantry with adjustable shelving system. A big window makes it bright and offers views of the gardens off the deck and the wonderful backyard. Pass the kitchen to the back there is also a large laundry room with shelving systems and a sink. Next is the door that takes you to a very large 2 car garage with lots of storage.
Beside the wonderful elevator, two sets of hardwood stairs conveniently take you up the private quarters. From the grand foyer there is a principal staircase and the other from the kitchen provides for ease of flow and food service to the bedrooms upstairs.
On the second floor behind double doors you will find a Grand master suite showcasing new hardwood floors, crown moldings, tray ceiling, with sitting room, two large walk-in closets, a dressing area, a great spa bathroom with wood cabinetry separate vanities, shower, water closet, and a big Jacuzzi jetted tub. There are 3 more large bedrooms. One is an ensuite with it's own private bath. There is also a large hallway bathroom.
The lower level features a very large multipurpose basement with recreation room, another great space for entertaining, den, office and workshop/utility rooms along with plenty of storage space. It has walkout stairs to the back yard. For easy access there is a hardscaped walkway just outside the backyard's deck that leads to the stairs that go down the basement. Outside the ample two cars garage is a ramp that also leads to the backyard and the deck.
This home is set elegantly amidst beautiful gardens with gorgeous perennial flowering plants and evergreens, awaiting for you to live and make your dreams come true.
New additions/improvements in past 5 years:
- 2016 - New gas cooktop with downdraft exhaust
- 2016 - Upper level hallway and Master bedroom new hardwood floors
- 2016 - Changed attic insulation to R49 cellulose insulation
- 2015 - Installed wood flooring in master bedroom suite and upstairs landing
- 2015 - Upgraded stairs to basement with hardwood steps
- 2015 - Upgraded stairs from kitchen upstairs to hardwood steps
- 2015 - Renovated Powder Room and Lower Level bathroom - 2015
- 2015 - Resurfaced driveway
- 2012/3 - Two new HVAC
- Closets have been converted to Elfa systems from Container Store.
- The interior of most kitchen cabinets were upgraded with metal pull-out shelves
- Installed wood blinds/shutters in master bedroom, study/office, 1st floor bathroom, family room and breakfast area
Community amenities include trash pickup.
Directions: From Vienna onto Chain Bridge Rd, right onto Hill Rd, next right onto Glencroft Rd, next right onto Glade Vale Way, next left onto Oakcroft Way, right onto Cody Rd ADP Map 14-B-4
For more info & to view call Miguel @ 571-233-0581