9 Chevy Chase Cir

$22,500,000, 7 Beds 8½ Baths 13,900 Sqft 1.91 Acres 2 Garages

About This Property

The Corby Mansion, built in 1893 for Francis Newlands, is a landmark in America's first planned suburb designed by Chevy Chase architect Leon E Dessez. A Congressman and Senator from Nevada, Newlands named the estate Ishpiming, meaning high ground in Chippewa. Senator Newlands was the organizer and first president of the Chevy Chase Club as well as a developer with the Chevy Chase Land Company. This highly coveted landmark estate prompted official inquiries regarding it serving as the Vice Presidents residence. The estate was instead sold to Mothers Bread heir William S. Corby in 1909.Originally designed in a more subdued monochromatic style, The Corby Mansion was remodeled and expanded by architect Arthur Heaton between 1911 and 1914. The estate now boasts 22 timeless rooms including a large mahogany library, music room with Aeolian organ pipes, and a grand ballroom used by the homes prior residents to entertain global power brokers, foreign dignitaries, politicians and presidents. Artfully designed and finished, this landmark Tudor revival estate is prominently situated on two acres of land bordering Washington D.C. The main home features a side-gable slate roof with two front-gable pavilions projecting from both north and south facades which combine with dormer styles and treatments to give the estate its unmistakable character. A stone Porte Cochere shelters the homes grand entrance and compliments its smooth stucco, dark stained wood, and uncoursed stone finish. Grandeur meets American history in the heart of Chevy Chase.

Essential Information

MLS® #MDMC625292
Price$22,500,000
Bedrooms7
Bathrooms8.50
Full Baths7
Half Baths3
Square Footage13,900
Acres1.91
Year Built1893
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached
StyleTudor
StatusActive

Community Information

Address9 Chevy Chase Cir
SubdivisionCHEVY CHASE
CityCHEVY CHASE
CountyMONTGOMERY-MD
StateMD
Zip Code20815

Amenities

# of Garages2

Parking

Asphalt Driveway, Paved Driveway, Private, Secure Parking, DW - Circular, Lighted Parking

Garages

Additional Storage Area, Covered Parking, Garage Door Opener, Inside Access

Interior

CoolingCentral A/C, Zoned
Has BasementYes
BasementFull, Unfinished
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces8
# of Stories3
Stories3+ Story

Heating

Forced Air, Heat Pump(s), Radiator, Zoned

Fireplaces

Mantel(s), Gas/Propane, Wood, Stone, Marble

Exterior

ExteriorStucco, Stone, Wood
RoofSlate

Exterior Features

Extensive Hardscape, Outbuilding Apartment, Water Fountains, Other, Patio, Porch(es), Deck(s), Terrace

School Information

District

MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Additional Information

Date ListedMarch 25th, 2019
Days on Market177
ZoningR60

Listing Details

Office

TTR Sotheby's International Realty

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Listing information last updated on September 17th, 2019 at 12:15pm CDT.

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