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A gated entrance opens to a round pea gravel driveway, which ends up in the elevated portico. The entry corridor flows into an octagonal reception space. The library flanks one aspect of the entry corridor, the formal eating room the opposite. The wood-paneled library has built-in shelving, giant home windows and a hearth. The eating room has giant home windows and a hearth. The octagonal reception space has a skylight that floods the area with pure mild.
The different public rooms on the principle degree are the formal front room with fire, the household room, the breakfast space and the sunroom with giant home windows and a hearth.
The kitchen was up to date by the present proprietor. Each countertop and sink is a steady sheet of chrome steel. The cabinetry was completed by an auto physique store. The shade of the cabinetry is BMW Orient Blue. Because the panels are detachable, the colour scheme can simply be modified. The backsplash is Carrara marble. The home equipment are business grade. The kitchen additionally has an eat-in space. The elevator is tucked subsequent to the kitchen.
The proprietor’s suite, on the second degree, stretches throughout the again of the home and one wing. It has a sitting room with a hearth, a bed room that opens to a balcony on both aspect, two dressing areas and two bogs. There are three further bedrooms on this degree, every with an en suite rest room. The high degree has 4 bunk beds and built-in cabinetry.
The decrease degree has a billiards room, a media room, an train room and a spa room with therapeutic massage desk, tub and bathe. There’s additionally an au pair suite on this flooring and a mudroom related to the five-car storage.
The landscaped grounds have paved walkways and a pond. One of the paved walkways leads from the home to the swimming pool and sizzling tub. The two-bedroom, two-bathroom guesthouse subsequent to the pool has a coated terrace.
The present proprietor designed the outside fire and the outside kitchen with assist from Kalamazoo Gourmet in Michigan. A lighted tennis courtroom and a youngsters’s play space are behind the outside kitchen. The property has a closed-circuit video monitoring system. Mature bushes display the grounds from public view.
The eight-bedroom, 12-bathroom, 14,900-square-foot home, on 3½ acres, is listed at $14.7 million.
6827 Sorrel St., McLean, Va.
Features: The 1999 home, within the Langley Forest neighborhood, has 4 ranges. It has six fireplaces, an elevator and an hooked up five-car storage. The grounds embody a pond, a swimming pool, a sizzling tub, a tennis courtroom, an out of doors fire, an out of doors kitchen and a youngsters’s play space. The property has a gated entrance and closed-circuit video monitoring system.
Approximate square-footage: 14,900
Listing agent: Daniel Heider, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty