Introducing an exquisite French Provincial gem, serenely nestled in a wooded private oasis – Welcome to 8295 Alvord. This masterpiece boasts a meticulously landscaped Charles Owen garden framed by graceful stucco architecture. As you step inside, prepare to be captivated. A grand Palladian window bathes the marble foyer in a cascade of natural light, revealing a majestic staircase that ascends to an upper-level mezzanine, offering a captivating vantage point overlooking the expansive double-height space.
At the epicenter of the home lies the regal central living room, adorned with arched windows and French doors that open onto the rear terrace. A fireplace with an oversized mantle serves as the room's focal point, accompanied by a resplendent crystal chandelier. The stately formal dining room, befitting a residence of this caliber, showcases intricate craftsmanship such as inlaid flooring, ornate crown molding, and designer fixtures. The gourmet kitchen features Clive Christian cabinetry, limestone flooring, and an array of high-end appliances by Wolf, Sub-Zero, and Miele. An adjoining mudroom is designed for functionality, replete with built-in cubbies, a family powder room, and access to the three-car garage.
The main-level primary suite offers a serene sanctuary with its neutral, calming palette. The marble ensuite bathroom boasts dual vanities, a separate soaking tub, a walk-in shower, and dual custom closets featuring cedar and ventilation. The elegant, paneled gentleman's library and inviting family room adjacent to the breakfast nook complete the main level.
Upstairs are three generously proportioned bedrooms with ensuite baths, and a guest apartment above the garage. The luminous, limestone-floored walkout lower level is perfect for entertaining, featuring a fully-equipped wet bar, temperature-controlled wine room, and a state-of-the-art private cinema with a 110-inch projection screen.
The outdoor living space is equally captivating, featuring a vast terrace, lap pool with an automatic cover, hot tub, covered loggia, and an Italianate fountain. A nine-foot fence encloses the 2.38 acres of flat, tree-lined land, ensuring security and privacy. The home is outfitted with superior amenities, including an audio/visual system, whole-house generator, and automated irrigation zones. Within an ideal location near Tysons Corner, downtown Washington, Dulles Airport, and access to top schools, 8295 Alvord is fitted for the most discerning of buyers. Showings require 24 hour notice with financially verified clients at seller's request.