Nestled on 11.88 acres of picturesque countryside, this custom-designed farmhouse built in 2003, is a harmonious blend of modern comfort and period authenticity, paying homage to the architectural elegance of the 1700s. With its four levels, four bedrooms, five bathrooms, wrap around porch and an array of amenities, this residence is a timeless masterpiece.
Approaching the house, you're immediately struck by its rustic charm, with a sprawling wrap-around porch that beckons you to relax and take in the serene surroundings. The exterior features Hardie plank siding, with a standing seam, hand formed metal roof and cupola.
Entering the home, you'll be greeted by the warm embrace of history seamlessly fused with modern convenience. The main level showcases a spacious family room with a roaring wood burning stone fireplace, exposed wooden beams, a chef's kitchen with custom-crafted cabinetry and honed granite countertops. The large dining room boasts a bay window, crown and chair moldings. A main level office with French doors and a bay window offers serene views of the countryside. Saratoga ISP is available here. Beautiful Oak and Cherry floors are period correct with random widths throughout the main level. The generously sized mud room is the perfect place to come in after working outdoors. There is a separate entry from the Stone Porch as well.
The upper level reveals four generously sized bedrooms and three full bathrooms providing luxurious privacy for all. The primary suite exudes tranquility with a dual entry walk in closet, a fireplace, and a private balcony offering breathtaking views of the surrounding landscape. A full-size door on the upper-level landing leads to the attic and reveals more space just waiting for your finishing touches. Rough-in plumbing is already in place along with an electric panel, HVAC ducts and vents and several windows.
Another fabulous feature of this farmhouse is the finished walk-out basement. Here, you'll find a media room designed for cozy movie nights and an exercise room for daily workouts. This level also includes a full bathroom and ample storage. The highlight of the lower level is the open pub-style entertainment area, complete with mahogany bar tops, built in cabinetry, dishwasher, sink, beverage refrigerators & a wood burning fireplace. Head outdoors onto the paver patio with beautiful stone retaining walls and be surrounded by nature.
For car enthusiasts and hobbyists, this property boasts a three-car attached garage and a separate four-car detached garage. Ascend to the level above the garage, and you'll find a hidden gem with it’s own entry—an expansive attic space brimming with potential. Finish it to your liking, and it could become a grand office, a playroom, or a studio. The latter offers space for car collections, a workshop, or even the potential for a guesthouse conversion. The Pennsylvania Amish pole barn is 24’ x 40’, complete with 4 doors and side entry access and was built with scissor trusses in order to accommodate a future second floor. Rough-in plumbing and electrical has been added. The metal roof and board and batten siding complement the main farmhouse. Enjoy the glorious sunrises and sunsets while still being close to shopping, restaurants, schools, Dulles Airport and the Metro for events in Washington D.C. Experience the annual Waterford Fair, Halloween parties, weekly farmers market or take in music from local artists at one of the many wineries and breweries, just minutes away.
This custom-designed farmhouse offers a rare opportunity to live in a piece of history while enjoying the comforts of modern living. From the wrap-around porch to the spacious attic, this home is a testament to the enduring allure of 18th-century architecture and the dream of rural living. With its period-correct design and luxurious amenities, it truly represents the best of both worlds—a timeless masterpiece on 11.88 acres of stunning countryside.
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