12820 River Rd

$5,995,000, 7 Beds 8½ Baths 10,055 Sqft 6.02 Acres 5 Garages

About This Property

This spectacular contemporary home incredibly sited on two parcels (lot 15 and parcel 849) consists of 6 acres with unsurpassed views of the Potomac RiverFeaturing extensive decking, terraces and over 175 picture windows, this unique home boasts scenic vistas from every room. A dramatic open floor plan highlighted by a Great Room with soaring 30 foot fieldstone fireplace provides for the finest in full scale entertaining, and is designed to house a specialart collection with its gallery sized spaces. From the sensational solarium/conservatory with walls of glass to the gourmet kitchen with adjoining sun filled breakfast room to the deluxe master suite with exquisiteRiver exposures, this stunning home includes four fireplaces and reflects the pride of ownership throughout. A five car garage and expansive deck with 50 foot swimming pool further enhances the home's benefits.Complementing this distinct property is a sensational guest cabin with 14 foot walls of glass overlooking the Potomac River. Designed with a gourmet kitchen featuring copper custom cabinetry, the cabin is highlighted with a loft and two additional sleeping/living pods. Custom trails, paths and mature professional landscaping with specimen plantings and mature trees surround the two homes while a uniquely designed fenced in farmette with goats, chickens and an air conditioned dog/cat house provides an ambiance that gives this distinct estate a personality of its own. Located within 4 miles of Potomac Village, one can take advantage of the privacy, serenity and water views of the Potomac River, while being within minutes of shopping and the natural surrounding of parkland. Interior Design by Barbara Hawthorn. Interior Photography by Kenneth M. Wyner Photography. Aerial Photography by Homevisit.

Essential Information

MLS® #MDMC671682
Price$5,995,000
Bedrooms7
Bathrooms8.50
Full Baths8
Half Baths1
Square Footage10,055
Acres6.02
Year Built1953
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeDetached
StyleContemporary
StatusActive

Community Information

Address12820 River Rd
SubdivisionDARNESTOWN OUTSIDE
CityPOTOMAC
CountyMONTGOMERY-MD
StateMD
Zip Code20854

Amenities

# of Garages5
Is WaterfrontYes
WaterfrontRiver
Has PoolYes

Amenities

Built-Ins, Carpet, CeilngFan(s), Elevator, Entry Lvl BR, Exposed Beams, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Master Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Shades/Blinds, Wood Floors, Studio, Butlers Pantry, Spiral Staircase, Bar, Central Vacuum, Double/Dual Staircase

Parking

DW - Circular, Paved Parking, Private, Paved Driveway

Garages

Garage - Side Entry, Garage Door Opener

View

Garden/Lawn, Panoramic, Scenic Vista, Creek/Stream, River, Water

Pool

Pool (In-Ground), Black Bottom, Heated

Interior

Interior FeaturesFloor Plan-Open
Has BasementYes
FireplaceYes
# of Fireplaces4
FireplacesMantel(s), Stone
# of Stories3
Stories3+ Story

Appliances

Built-In Microwave, Cooktop, Cooktop-Down Draft, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Exhaust Fan, Icemaker, Oven-Double, Oven-Self Cleaning, Oven/Range-Electric, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater, Central Vacuum, Extra Refrg/Frz, Instant Hot Water, Six burner stove, Dryer-front loading

Heating

Central, Forced Air, Heat Pump - Electric BackUp, Zoned

Cooling

Central A/C, Heat Pump(s), Programmable Thermostat, Zoned

Basement

Daylight, Full, Fully Finished, Full, Heated, Improved, Interior Access, Outside Entrance, Sump Pump, Walkout Level, Windows, Rear Entrance, Drainage System

Exterior

RoofSlate, Metal

Exterior

Brick and Siding, Stone, Cedar Siding, Wood

Exterior Features

Exterior Lighting, Flood Lights, Udrgrd Lwn Sprnklr, Balconies-Multiple, Deck(s), Patio, Terrace, Pool (In-Ground), Hot Tub, Tennis Court(s), Extensive Hardscape, Stone Retaining Walls, Lawn Sprinkler

Lot Description

Cleared, Landscaping, Lot Premium, Backs to Trees, Bcks-Prklnd, Stream/creek, Trees/Wooded

Windows

Casement, Double Pane, Energy Efficient, Insulated, Skylights, Green House, Atrium, Bay/Bow, Palladian

School Information

ElementaryPOTOMAC
MiddleHERBERT HOOVER
HighWINSTON CHURCHILL

District

MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Additional Information

Date ListedJuly 29th, 2019
Days on Market244
ZoningRE2

Listing Details

OfficeCompass

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Listing information last updated on March 28th, 2020 at 9:31am CDT.

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