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Issue 8.1

Northern Virginia • Maryland • District of Columbia

New Masterpieces by Versailles Custom Homes Presented by Casey Margenau, on pages 18 & 19.

Direct: 703.407.0766 Office: 703.790.1990 Email: CLIFTON, VA Offered at $3,450,000

The Mansion of Clifton is like no other


rom the moment the wrought-gates open, you

will know that you have reached a place that is truly special. You pass the private pond with its sparkling fountains while traveling through lavish gardens. The private drive reveals the mansion in all its glory. A “Juliet” balcony rises above the main entry as towering gables and dormers accent the incredible façade. Inside, a bountiful world unfolds, as room after room showcase how “life is meant to be” accomplished through perseverance and hard work. Almost every amenity imaginable has been placed within this four story 14,300 sq ft luxury abode.

VIENNA, VA Offered at $1,650,000

Beautiful colonial backing to parkland


his elegant colonial dressed in intricate brickwork and towering gables is nestled on almost a 3 acre lot. The formal rooms are accented in decorative trim-work, French country wainscoting in the dining room, plus strikingly elegant built-ins in the living room. The rear section has a gourmet kitchen, the morning area and the 2-story family room. The Master suite is luxurious beyond belief. Outside you will find a pool, hot tub, deck and covered patio backing to parkland. Easy access to bike path, Wolftrap Park, Meadowlark Gardens, Route 7 and Dulles Toll Rd, new Weihle Ave Silver Line Metro stop and Tysons Corner Mall and Galleria II.

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Direct: 703.407.0766 Office: 703.790.1990 Email:

Exquisite in every way

OAK HILL, VA Offered at $1,475,000


ne of Winchester Builder’s largest and most beautiful signature models. Its “Huntcountry” façade features a magnificent wrap-around porch, towering gables and “Plantationhouse” trim. The 2-story great room has towering stone fireplace and high-arched windows above. The formal rooms are ready for entertaining including a butler’s station with wet bar. The kitchen is a gourmet’s dream. The Rose Grove room is surrounded by windows overlooking a 20 ft. deck, conversation area and screened pavilion. Upstairs, are 4 luxurious bedrooms including a master suite with a private verandah. The club level offers a sports-bar with fireplace, media space, wine cellar, exercise room, billiard room and a “hub-office.”

In the quiet serenity of Vienna

VIENNA, STATION, VA FAIRFAX VA Offered at $1,049,000 $1,400,000


ts façade depicts the style of a Virginia “hunt-country” mansion marked by a spacious wrap-around porch, towering gables and a large vista-view Palladian. The family room rises 2-stories. The kitchen is a dream-come-true adjacent to both casual and formal dining spaces; the library is quietly tucked away with connecting pool-view side-porch. Upstairs includes a master domain with separate retreat, fireplace, valet’s dressing room, 2 walk-in-closets and an ultimate bathroom. Downstairs offers room after room for relaxation, exercise and play. All finished with a meandering garden walk leading from the recreation room to the Italian shape plaza and swimming pool set on a farreaching lawn. | 3

MCLEAN, VA Offered at $2,349,823

Premier Luxury Home


ovely upgraded Monet model. Private fenced rear yard paradise with pool, a fireplace and pizza oven, great for outdoor entertaining. Middle level features custom double door entry, hardwood floors, formal living room and dining room with mouldings. Kids study and a formal library, two story family room with stone fireplace, gourmet kitchen. Master bathroom has amazing walk in closet. Lower level has two bedrooms and full bathrooms, cafe, billiard area, wet bar, extra kitchen.

MCLEAN, VA Offered at $3,450,000

Award Winning Builder


ward winning Master builder, George B. Sagatov presents this to be built French Country estate on almost 3 acres with circular drive, elegant features paneled library, high end kitchen, family entrance with cubbies, Butler bar, huge Master Suite with dressing room, morning kitchen and fireplace. Lower level with billiard, exercise and recreation room, wet bar and wine cellar.

ALEXANDRIA, VA Offered at $1,689,900


ew construction by Monogram Builders. Lovely 5 bedroom home with dual staircases, grand foyer, gleaming hardwood flooring throughout main level, huge great room with stone fireplace, ten foot ceilings on main level, extensive trim throughout, huge gourmet kitchen with Miele and Dacor appliances, sun filled breakfast area, and many more upgrades.

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New Home by Monogram Builders

Brand New Luxury Home

GREAT FALLS, VA Offered at $2,890,000


ustom spec home with three car garage, situated on a two acre lot. This subdivision will feature homes to be constructed of equally high quality, design and subtle elegance. Quality stone, painted brick, and real wood shutters accent the exterior while the interior boasts a gourmet kitchen, breakfast area, hardwood flooring throughout, five bedrooms, seven bathrooms, four levels and private guest quarters above the garage.

Award Winning Builder

GREAT FALLS, VA Offered at $4,599,787


his ALL stone and brick home from builder, M&A is 15,000 square feet. Home offers a walk out courtyard, 4 car garage, master veranda, motor court, reception room, grand stair, three fireplaces on the main level, cherry library, ceramic tile in kitchen, plaster moulding in living room, dining room & foyer, Marvin windows, slate roof, Viking, subzero, warming oven, 3 dishwashers, 2 Laundry rooms, 3 sinks in kitchen, crystal chandeliers, on the cul-de-sac.

Stone Manor Renovated by Ironworks

GREAT FALLS, VA Offered at $3,299,875


his elegant stone manor recently underwent a two million dollar renovation by Ironworks, making it one of the finest properties in all of Great Falls. This home offers four levels, 12,000 square feet, seven bedrooms, a three car garage, and a three bedroom, two level guest house. The three acre lot offers outdoor living at its finest with a large pool, and pavilion with an outdoor kitchen and fireplace. | 5

Creig Northrop The # 1 Real Estate Team in the Nation!* *# 1 Team by Volume according to The Wall Street Journal & REAL Trends, Inc.

Direct: 410.531.0321 Email: Web: ELLICOTT CITY, MD Offered at $10,000,000


restigious Folly Quarter is one of the most spectacular properties in all of Maryland perched atop picturesque rolling hills! The fully fenced 54 acres once owned by Charles Carroll, a signer of the Declaration of Independence offers a luxurious 8,000 square foot Manor house built by the owners of Pimlico complimented by pristine pastures, horse barns, guest cottage, out-buildings pool & tennis court.

ANNAPOLIS, MD Offered at $7,500,000


pectacular waterfront estate on 39.40 acres offer distinctive living in Annapolis! Custom built main house with exquisite millwork, built-ins, 5 fireplaces, 2-gourmet kitchens with stateof-the-art appliances; Expansive Sunroom & open great room with cherry paneling; Luxurious master bedroom suite with onyx accents; Outdoor paradise with pool, spa, private pier with lifts, pool house with kitchen; Separate 2,000 square foot guest house; multiple outbuildings.

POTOMAC, MD Offered at $3,300,000


alatial custom built Multigenerational home with two identical wings offering 8 Bedrooms, 6 Baths and 3-Car Garage; separate in-law quarters; approximately 18,000 square feet. Exquisite architecture and custom finishes; Grand Entertaining spaces; elevator to all 4 levels; Master bedrooms with fireplace, wet-bar, luxury master bath with private balcony; Rec room with catering kitchen; full length deck; State-of-the art security & lighting system; stunning inside and out!

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ELLICOTT CITY, MD Offered at $2,450,000


xquisitely renovated from top-to-bottom in 2011 with European inspired details. Relish in custom millwork, main level heated floors, 7 fireplaces and stone accents; Chef’s Kitchen with custom cabinets, 10-burner Wolf range, dual ovens; Butler Pantry; paneled Library with built-ins; master bedroom suite with dual walk-ins and luxury bath; Open lower level with billiard area, wetbar, home cinema and stunning wine cellar; Outdoor paradise with pool.

CLARKSVILLE, MD Offered at $1,800,000


tately Colonial offers luxury and outdoor paradise amenities, heated pool, spas and streams, waterfalls, gorgeous stonework, views of 3 ponds; Foyer with marble floors; Grand formals for entertaining; Newly refinished hardwood floors ,open concept living with 4 gas fireplaces; kitchen with new granite opens to Great room; Airy sunroom; main level master bedroom with sitting room and private deck; home cinema; gym; In-Law Quarters with bedroom, kitchen, bath, patio & More!

GLENWOOD, MD Offered at $1,200,000


estled in the Cattail Creek Community, this home offers stunning appointments throughout. The entry welcomes you inside to a grand 2-story foyer with curved stairway. Great room with full stone profile, wood fireplace and 2-story ceilings. Kitchen with Viking appliances and granite. Second Master serves as an ideal in-law suite. 4 additional en suites. Lower level offers virtual golf room, exercise room, media room and bar. Trex deck. | 7

contents Arlington/Alexandria


Casey Margenau Phyllis Patterson Potomac Yard - Pulte Homes

Montgomery 4 28 Back Cover

Fairfax Casey Margenau Versailles Custom Home Builders Lilian Jorgenson Karinna Taylor Brown Jo Haring

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Loudoun Leslie Carpenter Sharon Buchanan

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Surrounding Virginia Kathy Gardner & Ron Gentry Emily Carter Ida Light

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District of Columbia Dan Williams


Creig Northrop Dana Guanciale & Donna Pfeiffer Krystyna Litwin Jill Schwartz John Pobiak Krystyna Kazerouni

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Surrounding Maryland Creig Northrop Bob Lucido Lori Fortney Elda Branham Chris McNelis Barbara C. Watkins Kathy Christensen Rachel & Jerry Frentsos Gibson Island Corporation Real Estate Connie Golihew Boyd Campbell Michael R. Johnson Sharon Keeny & Anne Douglas James Shelton Cynthia Moler-Sullivan Yolanda Muckle

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Karrina Taylor Brown, MBA Associate Broker, CRS, CDPE, CIAS Relocation Specialist Life Member NVAR Top Producers Club fairfax county, va Offered at $1,000,000

Tysons Corner Location


ocated inside the beltway on 0.7 acres, this spacious, executive home is the perfect suburban retreat. This Virginia colonial built in 2005 boasts 4500sq ft of inviting living space and a full basement. Features include the front & rear stair, two story family room with dramatic stone fireplace, sunroom overlooking the landscaped gardens, first floor rec room, and a deck with hot tub. There is 4 car garage. Certified wildlife habitat.

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Bob Lucido Associate Broker Direct: 410.979.6024 Office: 240.295.6015 Email:

Luxury Home with Profitable Horse Farm

GAMBRILLS, MD Offered at $1,500,000


Photography by Staff & Aerial Photographer ©2013.

rick front 4 bedroom and 4 bath spectacular equestrian estate home on a 22 acre working horse farm with luxury home featuring beautiful hardwood floors, exquisite accent moldings, and an abundance of natural light throughout. The horse farm has 2 barns, 42 stables - good for bordering, 2 hot walkers, 1/2 mile race track, machine shop, equipment building, 3 BR and 2 BA rancher for farm Manager, 1 BD and 1BA tenant house. Paddocks w/run-ins, white fencing, separate bldg for office, Silo, arena. A horse lover’s delight.

Understated Elegance with Great Exterior Grounds

GLENWOOD, MD Offered at $1,500,000

R Photography by Staff ©2013.

adiant Brazilian hardwoods, stately columns, and decorative moldings are just the beginning for this 6 en-suite bedroom home with multiple balconies and a threecar side entry garage. 1.14 acre wooded homesite on a cul-de-sac setting embracing tradition with an upscale flair. This home boasts a formal dining room with two sets of French doors, a private library, a bonus studio, a professional office, a beautiful family room with marble surround fireplace, an upper level family room, a morning room that overlooks the gourmet kitchen and more...

A Private Oasis Excellent for Entertaining

ELLICOTT CITY, MD Offered at $1,050,000

Photography by Staff ©2013.


legantly detailed spaces create the perfect luxury in this 4 bedroom and 4½ bath stone front colonial in sought-after Howard County. A covered front porch entry includes dual cascading staircases, polished hardwoods, stately columns, a gourmet kitchen overlooking the family room, and an adjacent sunroom. Formal and casual spaces with cozy fireplaces and a backyard oasis with in-ground pool create fun all year round. Relax and enjoy the serenity this exquisite stone colonial offers. | 9

Lori Woods-Fortney

, Realtor®

Cell: 410.808.1469 Office: 410.827.7500 Home: 410.827.5128 KENT NARROWS, MD Pricing from $820,000

ST.Pointe MARY’S COUNTY, MD Gated Exquisite Waterfront Waterfront! Community – NarrowsOffered at $858,000


ated community of only 38 town homes surrounded by water! 3,000 square feet with 3 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths, lofts, bonus/media room and 2 car garage. Open & airy with vaulted ceilings and dramatic use of windows to accentuate spectacular views! High-end custom finishes throughout! Backs up to Mears Marina with over 600 slips, pool, fitness center, restaurants and Cross County Trail just outside your back door. Golf & Outlet Shopping just 5 min away. Only 20 min from Annapolis, 50 min from Baltimore & DC.

KENT NARROWS, MD Priced from $390,000-$489,900

Video Tour:

Oyster Cove At The Water’s Edge


yster Cove is a gated waterfront community with Pool, Tennis, Clubhouse, Jog path, and 2 private marinas! Walk to restaurants & tiki bars! #1112 - Beautiful TH with Sunset Views – $439,000 #1403 - TH Panoramic Bay Views 2,000 sq ft. – $489,900 #610 - Beautiful views overlooking marina with GARAGE - $385,000 #812 - Lg End TH 3/4 bdrms 2,400 sq ft. – $459,900 #232 - Villa 2-2 Top Floor (elevator bldg) Sunsets –$390,000 40’ Deep Water Boat Slip Available – $ 21,000

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Lori Woods-Fortney

, Realtor速

Cell: 410.808.1469 Office: 410.827.7500 Home: 410.827.5128

Downs On The Severn - Waterfront - Annapolis

ANNAPOLIS, MD Offered at $4,300,000


Video Tour:

Chesapeake Bay Waterfront - 2 Homes Sold Together

his Exquisite Waterfront Home is truly one of a kind designed and built by Johannes-Greco on over 2 acres overlooking the scenic Severn River!..The dramatic architectural design will take your breath away the moment you step through those doors!. Panoramic water views from all rooms & an open floor plan makes it perfect for entertaining! It has been totally renovated within the past 3 years with the highest quality finishes. It is sure to WOW you! Your Deep water dock accommodates 4+ boats for your water activities! 20 min to Baltimore Airport.

STEVENSVILLE, MD Offered at $1,595,000


o many possibilities with this 3.11 acres of Chesapeake Bay Waterfront ! There are 2 waterfront homes on 2 separately deeded lots. Live in one while building your dream home on the other lot. Keep the 1st one as a guest cottage. Or renovate the second home & sell it! Or do away with both and build on a beautiful piece of land planted with exotic fruit trees & gardens with the most incredible views! Waterfront is protected by concrete bulkhead with rip rap reinforcements! | 11

Elda Branham CRS, GRI, ABR Office: 301.737.2561 Direct: 301.502.2161 Toll Free: 1.800.332.ELDA (3532) Email:



Waterfront Views

M agnificent Waterfront Views St. M ary’s County, MD

A magnificent peninsula on over 17 acres, with approximately 2,000 ft of protected creek with pier, overlooking the Chesapeake Bay is perfect for sailing, fishing and outdoor entertaining. This estate with amazing views from the screened porches also includes a 4 car garage, huge shade trees and a guest house. Offered at $749,000

Chris McNelis, Broker Office: 410.394.0990 Mobile: 410.610.4045

Located on Solomons Island, Across from the Boardwalk Pavilion

Consider a getaway on the Western Shore of Maryland. No Bay Bridge!

Photography by Chris McNelis ©2013.

Luxury on the Chesapeake Bay Photography by Chris McNelis ©2013.

Hollywood’s Finest!

HOLLYWOOD, MD Offered at $1,958,000

PARK CHESAPEAKE, LUSBY, MD Offered at $1,279,000



000 SF, 6BR/4.5BA Private Bay front residence on approx 2 acres just 75 minutes from DC Metro area. Superb features include gourmet kitchen, main level owner’s suite, 2 fireplaces, 2500 bottle wine cellar with tasting table. Walk to private beach access.

NLY THE BEST. Enjoy 8600SF of gorgeous! Spectacular 2.55 acre waterfront property with 617 ft frontage on Cuckold Creek, fast access to the Patuxent River. Totally custom, 2010 center hall designer home with 6BR/6BA+3 half baths. Building specs include guest apt, mahogany, travertine, granite, 12’ foundation walls, Goodman HVAC, 4 masonry FP, pool with spa & outdoor kitchen. Ask about other specs. Call today!

Photography by Chris McNelis ©2013.

Panoramic Water Views Photography by Chris McNelis ©2013.

Washington Creek

MECHANICSVILLE, MD Offered at $1,488,000

COSTER RD, LUSBY, MD Offered at $679,000



wner/builder/craftsman from National Gallery of Art, with passion for Colonial architecture has built scaled representations of state house, school house, stable, and more. 6 BR coastal home with 1000ft of covered porches, incredible water views and private pier. Owner’s suite with 2 full baths. Guest house.

pectacular 4BR waterfront property on private point with 562 ft of premium frontage. Original features including HW floors, large porch, water views. New features include updated kitchen with s.steel appliances, updated baths, BAT septic system. Multiple slip pier, with 5’MLW+, 8000 lb lift, water and elec. Easy access to the Patuxent River.

Barbara C. Watkins Associate Broker Cell: 410.310.2021 Office: 410.822.1415


Benson & Mangold Real Estate 27999 Oxford Road, Oxford, Maryland 21654

Wye River Waterfront

Offered at $1,700,000

Photography by Eliza Albrecht / Barbara Watkins ©2013.


arge solid brick home on private lot includes beautiful moldings and details throughout. Owners suite has wood stove and attached den loaded with storage. Custom bar; great for entertaining. Basement, sunroom, wrap around screened porch, pool, deep water pier has multiple slips with lifts. Loaded with features. 20 minutes to Annapolis.


Oxford Waterfront

Offered at $1,950,000

Photography by Eliza Albrecht / Barbara Watkins ©2013.


tunning waterfront home designed for today’s lifestyle offering beautiful gourmet kitchen with breakfast area, waterside great room with fireplace, separate guest quarters and luxurious first floor master suite with sitting room, office, his & her baths and walk in closets. 5 car garage and pier with 10,000 lb lift.

OXFORD, MD BOZMAN, MD Offered at $1,395,000

St. Michaels Waterfront AreaParadise Waterfront

Offered at $995,000

Photography by Eliza Albrecht / Barbara Watkins ©2013.


astern Shore Authentic Telescope home close to historic St. Michaels offers 3 bedrooms, 2 ½ baths dating back to the late 1700’s. Recently remodeled kitchen, 1st floor master suite, 1BR guest house, pool, and 225’ deep water pier w/boat lift. Beautiful sunsets.


Easton Club Colonial

Offered at $539,900

Photography by Eliza Albrecht / Barbara Watkins ©2013.


eautifully maintained colonial on large lot with private setting offers Kitchen w/ granite counters, formal living & dining rooms, family room w/ fireplace, sunroom, first floor master bedroom suite with sitting room, flex room, huge deck and two car garage.

Kathy Christensen Cell: 410.924.4814 Office: 410.822.1415

Selling Maryland’s Eastern Shore CAMBRIDGE, MD

R are Offering!

Offered at $699,000


orgeous 4 BR renovated home on Hudson Creek .expansive water views, custom gourmet kitchen, hdwd floors, 2 fireplaces, Artist loft/studio, great patio, garage, shed, 2/3 car building w/ workshop. 2.2 acres.Pier, rip-rapped shoreline, 4’MLW. Priced well below replacement value $699k.


Waterfront Oasis

Offered at $2,195,000


abulous Waterfront Estate in Easton. Exquisitely designed & appointed, 4 + Br’s with main lever master, gourmet kitchen. Full-sized guest house, large pool w/grand entertaining area. Lush landscaping, meticulous grounds on +/-50 acres on Peachblossom Creek in the Oxford Road Corridor.



French Country Perfection

Offered at $1,595,000

xtraordinary custom home in Oxford Rd Corridor on Island Creek. Well appointed 4 BR brick home w/ great attention to detail. Grand 2-story foyer, gourmet kitchen, 1st flr master suite w/ fp. great living spaces throughout. 6 + MLW with pier and 3 lifts. | 15

Rachel & Jerry Frentsos

Associate Broker, GRI Phone: 410.271.6246 Email: ANNAPOLIS, MD Offered at $1,249,000


Spectacular Waterfront with Deep Water Slips!


Photography by truplace ©2013.

tunning views of Burley Creek from virtually every room! Wonderful open floor plan, extensive decking, gourmet kitchen, studio apartment in basement, one bedroom apartment over garage & work room! Beautiful master suite, 4th floor office/ playroom, remote controlled blinds & great room with Bamboo flooring. Wait until you see the pier! Six 50-ft boat slips with 7-10 ft water depth & 50-amp power. Under sail in the Chesapeake Bay in just a few minutes. View more information at http://aa8206996-md-21409.

Gibson Island Corporation Real Estate Barbara Ann Watson & Corey Burr, Realtors 410.255.1341 GIBSON ISLAND, MD Current Prices From $840,000 - $4,450,000

Enchanting Private Island on Chesapeake Bay

ibson Island is an enchanting private island situated on the western shore of the Chesapeake Bay at the Magothy River. About one hour to DC, 20 min. to BWI Airport, 30 min. to downtown Baltimore and Annapolis. Many amenities including a full service yacht yard with state-of-the-art maintenance and repair facilities able to service all size and types of water craft. An outstanding selection of homes both on and off the water, make Gibson Island the perfect weekend retreat or an ideal full time residence.

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Photography by Celia Pearson ©2013.


Connie Golihew

, Realtor Direct: 443.871.6021 Web:

Spectacular Waterfront Views

EDGEWATER, MD Offered at $799,900


Photography by MYH Photography ©2013.

eautiful waterfront home mixing elegance comfort while boasting four bedrooms and two large baths. Enjoy your panoramic views of the South River stepping on to your two level deck from the cozy sun room. Living and dining room with beamed 10 foot ceiling, fireplace and pine hardwood floors throughout home. Second floor master bedroom has walk out deck with incredible water views to enjoy your sunsets. Two car detached garage. Wonderful community beach, tennis, marina, basketball, etc.

Incredible Annapolis Waterfront

ANNAPOLIS, MD Offered at $1,300,000

Photography by MYH Photography ©2013.


his lovely private property is located only minutes away from Historic downtown Annapolis and the famous Naval Academy. A definite boaters paradise offering 4 bedroom, 3 full bath home with addition, maganificant views of desirable Lake Ogleton as well as a deep water, four slip pier built with commercial grade timbers and 3” marine treated wood. Back deck /stairs are made of galvanized steel. Community has a marina as well as summer inground pool. | 17

New Versaille

New Versailles Coming Soon

Custom Home Builders

Leigh Mill Road Great Falls, VA

Millwood Road Great Falls, VA Two parcels on over two acres, Each Lot

Leigh Mill Road Great Falls, VA

es Masterpiece

s M asterpieces to McLean, VA


ersailles Custom homes has eight new master custom homes ready for 2014 in three subdivisions throughout McLean and Great Falls all on two plus acre estate lots. These homes offer the Versailles qualities you have come to expect. Most of the homes feature, four-car garages, circular driveways, hardwood floors on main levels, and in the master bedrooms, tumble marble, plaster mouldings, full detailed media rooms, lower level bars, paneled libraries, gourmet kitchens, opulent master bedroom suites, elevator ready. COMING IN 2014 路 Leigh Mill, Great Falls, Three Homes starting at $2,900,000 (home on Cover ready for immediate delivery) 路 Millwood Road, Great Falls, Two Homes starting from $2,990,000 路 Belleview Road, McLean, Two Homes starting from $5,590,000

Boyd Campbell Broker-Owner Realtor GRI, CBR, ePro Cell: 301.552.3000 BOWIE, MD Offered at $2,100,000

Executive Home on 8th hole in Gated Woodmore


Photography by Susan Pruden ©2013.

reat opportunity to own one of the largest homes on the market in Prince Georges County. 16,000 ft.+ Custom built colonial on the 8th hole. Far too many features to list, which includes an indoor pool and all the high-end features and finishes you would expect. Owner spared no expense when building in 1996. Located in the most prestigious gated, golf course community in the County. Near shopping and major roads.

Michael R. Johnson Realtor Phone: 240.687.9445 Email:

LAYTONSVILLE, MD Offered at $925,000


custom Home that offers 5 Bedrooms, 4 full baths, 2 powder rooms in over 7000 Sq. Ft. under roof. A man’s dream garage, 3 car attached, 4 car detached with a loft and ½ bath. The homes magnificent master suite, with sitting room and fireplace will relax you. Sun drenched two story foyer, great room, Palladian windows and second fireplace in family room. The kitchen, boast all of the latest amenities, stainless steel, granite, separate refrigerator and freezer, butler pantry. Entertain anytime, spa, sauna, home theater, oversized wet bar. This home has everything and more.

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Photography by BakerB Solutions ©2013.


Anne Douglas Realtor, GREEN Direct: 410.715.2717

Sharon Keeny ®

, Realtor, GRI, CBR, GREEN

Dedicated to Service, Community & Real Estate Professionalism Direct: 410.715.2743 Main Office: 410.730.3456 TOP PRODUCING REGIONAL PARTNERS

Circa 1800s Historic Stone Manor on 110 Acres

GLENELG, md Offered at $1,750,000


Photography by Anne Douglas © 2013

agnificent setting in the heart of Meriwether Farm steeped in grandeur. Private tree lined lane reveals stone mansion nestled amongst prestigious homes. Manor home has 4 bedrooms, 3 ½ baths, formal living and dining rooms, great room and library. Acreage is preserved in Forest Conservation and open space. Summer kitchen is perfect separate quarters with full bath; Guest house has 3 bedrooms, 2 baths, screened porch, and detached 2-car garage. Historic presence awaiting your contemporary vision. Covenants/restrictions apply but property is not part of HOA. This is an unusual opportunity in the heart of Western Howard County to enjoy manor living with the comfort of a neighborhood setting.

James Shelton

, Broker

Shelton Real Estate Cell: 301.643.1274 Email: Shelton.Jay@Gmail.Com

Charles County, MD Waterfront on the Potomac River

CHARLES COUNTY, MD Offered at $949,000


ust 36 miles to Washington DC Beltway 495. This very private 29 acres site located on a peninsula has frontage on the Potomac River and the bonus of a protected creek. Pier, boat lift and jet ski lifts. Pristine 4,000 sf all brick home designed with outside living space in mind. Porches, large custom patio, 3 car garage all overlooking the Potomac. Water views from almost every room. Enjoy a walk on the beach and the bonus of a protected creek. | 21

Cynthia Moler-Sullivan Realtor, ABR, GRI Member of the International Diamond Society Top 1% of Coldwell Banker Agents Worldwide

Each office is independently owned and operated

Cell: 301.988.5115 • Office: 301.745.1523 HAGERSTOWN, MD Offered at $3,000,000

Golf Course Living


his home is a State of the Art masterpiece on

the 8th fairway of Fountain Head Country Club featuring a lifetime slate roof, hand hewn floors throughout, gourmet kitchen, magnificent views of the golf course and exterior lights surrounding. Relax in the private spa room or work in the mahogany office with hidden wine cellar. Motion lighting in each interior room. Call Cynthia today for a showing of this home and you will be amazed and delighted!

MERCERSBURG, PA Offered at $750,000

Only 90 Minutes from Washington DC


are piece of history in downtown Mercersburg;

The Harriet Lane House circa 1828 is the elegant childhood home of the niece of Pres. James Buchanan includes a gilded arched center hall, 11’ ceilings, handcrafted moldings and mantels, 5 private suites, gourmet kitchen, Georgetown courtyard w/pool, 2-story Carriage House, 10 FP plus much more; featured in Nat’l magazines. A true work of art.

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1850 Dual Highway Hagerstown, MD

David L. Sites

, Associate Broker

Office: 717.337.1188 Cell: 717.487.4000 VM: 717.338.1479 Email:

Ultra Custom Contemporary Lakefront Home

GETTYSBURG, pa Offered at $789,000


Photography by Christy ©2013.

hr. from Greater Washington DC/ Baltimore Metroplex. Minutes from Historic Gettysburg, PA. 4300 SF w/4BR’s, 3.5 baths. Exceptional interior & exterior upgrades, 1st fl. master suite plus 2nd fl. guest suite. Finished walkout level to lake front dock w/builtin grill & outdoor fireplace for family entertainment. Gated Lake Community. MLS# 21312009. Call David L. Sites, Assoc. Broker, Prudential Bob Yost-Sites Homesale at 717.337.1118 or 717.487.4000.

Yolanda Muckle Realtor, GRI, SRES, SRS


Focused On Your Family

Direct: 301.455.9081

Historic Bellevue Gated Estate

ACCOKEEK, MD Offered at $899,000

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ellevue was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986. The Main House on this 10.23 acre Private Gated Estate has 5 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms and 4 Fireplaces. The property has a 1 Bedroom, 1 Bathroom Guest House, Orangery, Folly (Grecian Temple) with a Bathroom, Loft and Deck overlooking the woodlands and Creek. You’ll love strolling the beautiful stone walkways, or relaxing on the two patios, over sized deck or taking a dip in the hot tub. | 23

Kathy Gardner

Ron Gentry

Associate Broker, Realtor

Realtor Direct: 540.535.6439

Lake Anna, Virginia: LAKE ANNA, VA Offered at $1,685,000 Direct: 540.535.6441

Second Largest Lake in Virginia! 20 Miles Long! More Than 250 Miles of Shoreline! Only 90 Minutes South of Washington, DC!

Magnificent Lake Anna Waterfront Home


LAKE ANNA, VA Offered at $1,375,000

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ix thousand square feet of gorgeous living space and 300 feet of waterfront with panoramic views of Lake Anna. It has a huge gourmet kitchen, spacious master suite, four of the five bedrooms have en suite baths. There are two sunrooms, a library/study, large loft, indoor exercise pool, billiard room, big double slip boat house, 2 sandy beaches, 4 putting greens, a 3 car oversized garage and the adjacent waterfront lot.

Exceptional Lake Anna Waterfront Home

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njoy beautiful sunsets over Lake Anna from this gorgeous 6,000 sq ft home. It has 300 ft of fabulous waterfront , a double slip boathouse with screened room, large sunning dock and sandy beach. There are 6+ bedrooms and 5 baths. The owners suite has a luxurious bath, dressing room and lakeside balcony. The gourmet kitchen has an adjacent den and breakfast nook. The walk-out lower level has an enormous family room with full wet bar, sauna and opens to a lovely lakeside patio.

Emily Carter Representing Virginia’s Chesapeake Bay Country Since 1957

Principal Broker Direct: 804.436.4949

Glen Roy, circa 1853

IRVINGTON, VA Offered at $2,750,000



Handsome Coastal Design on Deep-Water Harbor

n the coastal village of Irvington, this striking, custom design with extensive stonework, cedar shakes, white trim, assorted decks and porches is reminiscent of a rambling, early seaside resort. The style provides the allure of times past, yet blends innovative details of today’s lifestyle to create an inspired Chesapeake Bay retreat.

Dramatic Contemporary on Carters Creek

KILMARNOCK, VA Offered at $1,695,000

WHITE STONE, VA Offered at $1,195,000



n an intimate community, bordered by Indian Creek and Henry’s Creek, just off the Chesapeake Bay, this 3-acre property offers a protected, deep water harbor. The enchanting residence blends brilliantly with its natural surroundings to create balance and symmetry. The two-bay garage features enchanting, waterfront guest quarters with private pool.

349 Chesapeake Drive White Stone, VA

Inspired Irvington Retreat on Carters Creek

GLOUCESTER, VA Offered at $4,750,000 loucester-Ware Neck. Glen Roy, c. 1853, encompasses 60 acres on the Ware River. This Greek Revival is a classic Georgian design with a 3-section center hall and a central staircase that winds three floors up to a sky-lit cupola with widow’s walk. Includes 7-room guest house, 2-office/studiodetached garage, swimming pool and private pier.

Jim & Pat Carter Real Estate, Inc.

his fine architectural design features low maintenance materials, allowing the carefree lifestyle that is celebrated in this Chesapeake Bay region. The details of the polished, herringbone hardwood floors, coffered ceiling, stone fireplace and two-story Palladian window convey an understated elegance, reflected throughout this remarkable home. | 25

Sharon Buchanan

, Realtor, ABR, CRS, CDPE, LHMS

RE/MAX HALL OF FAME - 15-Year Top Producer Over 300 Million Personally Sold National Customer Award Winner Direct: 703.727.1172

RE/MAX Village Properties 40183 Main St, PO Box 348 Waterford, Virginia 20197

The “Hough” House, ca. 1812

Waterford, VA Offered at $750,000


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tately brick and native rubble stone Waterford centerpiece. Over 3,400 sq. ft. of preserved architectural details and original craftsmanship. Three staircases, three walk-up attics, 8 stone fireplaces, 5 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, comfortable sleeping porches. There is separate studio/garage, and terraced rear yard. First offering in over 70 years.

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GRI Associate Broker Virginia Real Estate Instructor Direct: 540.219.2535 Manassas Office: 703.368.1184 Warrenton Office: 540.347.2000 CATLETT, VA Offered at $1,295,000

56 Acres in Virginia Hunt Country


orgeous luxury estate located on 56 acres of prime farmland plus fencing. This estate is a one of a kind with every amenity

imaginable. Three stories with an elevator. Carriage house. 6 car garage. Main house has all luxury bedrooms and baths. Brazilian wood cherry floors throughout and upgraded tile flooring. Beautiful custom kitchen with all stainless steel appliances. Media room, game room, wine cellar, built in bar, incredible stone patios. Carriage house w/wood floors,

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granite, luxury baths. Dream home w/incredible detail.

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Phyllis Patterson Life Member NVAR Top Producers Club 28 years in business Direct Phone: 703.310.6201 Cell: 703.408.4232 E-mail: Web: ALEXANDRIA, VA Offered at $1,375,000

Spacious Colonial Minutes from Historic Old Town


harming colonial located in one of the most sought after

suburban neighborhoods with Photography by Lindsey Hobson ©2013.

over 6,000 square feet of living space on .60 acres. An impressive professional chef ’s kitchen is the heart of this home, surrounded by a spacious main level which offers attractive open concept living. Includes a complete nanny suite, occupying its own wing on the upper level with both interior and exterior access.

ALEXANDRIA, VA Offered at $1,175,000

Exquisite Custom Colonial


ALEXANDRIA, VA Offered at $2,950,000

Photography by Lindsey Hobson ©2013.

his beautifully renovated and expanded colonial with impeccable attention to detail was designed with tasteful perfection inside and out. The charming house in historic Alexandria City offers upscale living, intimate spaces, and the kitchen of your dreams. The exterior features a welcoming front porch, large backyard with flagstone patio and lounge area with fire pit providing a fabulous outdoor entertainment area.

Classic Elegance on the Potomac


estled on a lot just above the Potomac River with

this 8,500 square foot estate sized home on .61 acres offers 6 spacious bedrooms. With architecture reminiscent of a French country chateau, the interior of this home has open, yet elegant spaces. Amenities include gated entry, elevator, 6 fireplaces, 3 car garage and multiple decks to enjoy the spectacular views.

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stunning water views from 3 levels,

Jo Haring Weichert Hall of Fame Direct: 703.850.9757

Landscaped by Nature

HERNDON, VA Offered at $1,298,000


Photography by Frank Polley ©2013.

ow…over 7000 sq. ft. of living space,with great light.Gourmet kitchen boasts an enormous breakfast room that feels like a Sunroom, this would delight any chef! High ceilings, moldings, transoms,hd. floors. Each bedroom has its own bath. Custom lower level is a TEN! The lot affords privacy with custom patios, hardscape, and a level yard ideal for entertaining. Cedar Chase is conveniently located close to Reston Town Center, Tyson’s and Great Falls. This home feels like a NEW HOUSE!

Park-like Setting

GREAT FALLS, VA Offered at $1,499,999

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his home is situated on nearly 3 acres inside provides privacy yet offers plenty of space for entertaining inside or outside activities. A large home nestled on a quiet street minutes to Tyson’s, Great Falls, and Reston. Some of the amenities include: hardwood floors, new stainless kitchen appliances, front and back staircase, two-gas fireplaces, high ceilings, good closet space, dual zones. Bring all offers, owner has broad shoulders $25,000 decorator allowance to buyer at closing. | 29

Krystyna Litwin Top 1% Nationwide


Office: 301.299.6098 Email: Website: for virtual tours POTOMAC, MD Offered at $2,850,000

Uncompromising Quality


POTOMAC, MD Offered at $2,995,000

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pectacular custom home, built by Bradbern Construction, sited on 2 acres. Fully fenced & gated. Features circular driveway, 4car garage, Outdoor Kitchen, in-ground Pool & Spa. Main level boasts 2story Living & Family Rooms, large Dining Room, Library, Gourmet Kitchen with breakfast room & luxurious Owner’s Suite. Upper & lower levels offer 4 additional bedrooms, 5,5 baths, media room, gym, rec room & walk-in wet bar.

Exquisite Bradley Farms Colonial


tone throw from Bethesda this custom estate, set on 2 acres -

room for pool & tennis court. Three car garage, rear deck & 3 daylight Photography by Homevisit ©2013.

levels. Main level boast 2 story Great Room, large Dining Room, Living Room, Library & sun-filled Gourmet Kitchen with Breakfast Room. Upper level luxurious Owner’s Suite with his/her baths & walk in closets. Additional 4 en suite bedrooms & lower level Rec Room with walk-in Wet Bar.

BETHESDA, MD Offered at $2,285,000

Elegant Center Hall Colonial - Avenel

ustom built for original owners by Natelli Builders on a 2 Acre Lot, the home boasts a large Two Story Foyer, Formal Living Room & Library, Banquet Sized Dinning Room, Sunken Family Room with built-in cabinetry, recently renovated Gourmet Kitchen. Accommodating every leisure pursuit the residence offers 3 fully finished daylight levels, 6 bedrooms, 5 full & 2 half baths. Perfectly located in the Whitman Cluster.

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Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. Cell: 301.758.7224 • Office: 301.907.7600

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European Inspired European-Inspired M asterpiece Bet hesda , M D


agnificent custom home under construction on 1.2 acres in sought-after Lybrook/Burning Tree neighborhood. Features will include a formal gallery, spectacular custom kitchen, caterer’s kitchen and private living quarters overlooking the custom pool. Stunning master suite includes sitting parlor and elegant, expansive master bathroom. Finished lower level offers a bedroom, full bath, wine cellar and home theatre. Two attached and two detached garages surround a courtyard leading to the backyard and pool area with guest home/ cabana. Simple, yet elegant architectural details throughout, majestic curb appeal. Estimated 1st-year property tax and non-tax charges: $58,933. Note: Home to be built will be similar to the builder’s own home, pictured in this ad. Offered at $5,250,000.

Dan Williams

, Agent/Owner Tyson’s Corner Office 230 Boone Blvd., Suite 330 Vienna, VA 22182 703.752.8660

Phone: 202.210.4566 Fax: 202.546.4551 Email: WASHINGTON, DC Offered at $729,500

Character on Capitol Hill


his is beautifully furnished 2 bedroom row house on Capitol Hill. This property is full of character, and has numerous features including marble master bathroom with corner Jacuzzi bath, Custom designed sunroom with vaulted glass ceilings, 2nd contemporary marble bathroom, hard wood floors, courtyard garden, gorgeous kitchen with all amenities and breakfast bar. On a quiet road 5 blocks from Eastern Market Metro, easy 10 minute walk from the Capitol building, ideally located close to Library of Congress, Supreme Court and Smithsonian Museums. Visitors can take the local subway to the Nationals’ Baseball stadium and other parts of the city.

Dana Guanciale

Realtor Specialist Direct: 301.529.9573


Donna Pfeiffer

Realtor Specialist Direct: 301.370.3200

Montgomery County Stunning Estate

Offered at $1,775,000


Photography by Donna Pfeiffer ©2013.

ituated on 45+ acres in the heart of the sought after Ag Reserve. This spectacular property features a gorgeous custom home with generously sized rooms, a paneled library, dining for 14 and a 3 season courtyard with picturesque views. Perfect for entertaining. Partially wooded, spring fed pond and 3 stall barn make this the ideal location for your family, your horses and your dreams! Private setting but within minutes to 270, shopping and dining. 45 minutes to DC and 3 major airports.

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John Pobiak Real Experts. Real Results.

, President/Principal Broker 877 Successful Settlements and Counting Top 1% of Agents in MD/DC/VA and Nationwide Direct: 301.440.4805

New Custom Home in Potomac!

POTOMAC, MD Offered at $2,495,000


bsolutely breathtaking, one-of-a-kind new custom home to be built on a private 5 acre home site by acclaimed Visnic Homes. This superb English Country design boasts 4-5 bedrooms, 4 full baths and 2 half baths. Features include high ceilings, state-of-theart finishes and a main level bedroom with full bath. A luxurious neighborhood location that is quiet, yet close to everything!


Mobile: 240.876.8750 Office: 301.765.5121

Elegant Retreat

BETHESDA, MD Price upon request


estled on a beautifully landscaped .55 acre lot, this custom built six-Bedroom, nine-Bathroom Colonial offers 10,000 square feet on four finished levels. Well-suited to both elegant entertaining and casual family gatherings, a superb floor plan features high ceilings, six fireplaces, impeccably renovated Chef ’s Kitchen with a Breakfast room, inviting Family Room with a second story Loft, and five upper level en-suite Bedrooms with updated Baths. Framed by mature trees, the gorgeous grounds are nicely enhanced by a recent addition of a heated swimming pool, fully equipped outdoor kitchen, and expansive stone terraces with a pergola. This tranquil oasis is just minutes to Washington, D.C. and the area’s best shopping, dining and entertainment.

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Exquisite Waterfront!

Majestic Falconhurst M ajestic Falconhurst M anor Potom ac, MD


his spectacular gated estate is graciously poised on one of the finest streets of Potomac, within the coveted Falconhurst. The 18,000 sq ft stately Manor offers elegant voluminous spaces, splendid finishes, and rich architectural details. A stunning entrance Hall with grand dual staircase, gives way to embassy-sized rooms, including a striking Conservatory with a soaring glass ceiling. The spacious living continues throughout 6 Bedroom Suites and a plush Owner’s Retreat with a Spa-like Bath. Two manicured acres with a Swimming Pool offer distinguished backdrop for this resplendent home. Offered at: $4,590,000.

Estimated Real Property Tax and Other Non-tax Charges: $42,992

Michelle Yu Mobile: 240.876.8750 Office: 301.765.5121

Mobile: 240.888.5076 Office: 301.975.9500

Stunning Residence Stunning New Residence Potom ac, MD


deally located in the heart of Potomac Village, this sensational new home is a perfect fusion of exquisite design, high end finishes, and modern day amenities. Designed by a noted architect, and expertly crafted by RSH Development, this 12,000 sq ft residence boasts a front-to-back Foyer that showcases a stunning staircase with a handcrafted iron railing, a superbly-appointed chef ’s Kitchen, a mahogany lined Library, 8 Bedroom Suites, and an entertainer’s dream Lower Level. A sense of refinement carries outside, where two Loggias and a stone Terrace invite al fresco entertaining in comfort and style. Offered at $5,500,000. Estimated Real Property Tax and Other Non-tax Charges: $23,215


Mobile: 240.876.8750 Office: 301.765.5121

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