UNDER CONTRACT IN ONE DAY. OPEN HOUSE CANCELLED.Pride in ownership shows throughout this meticulously maintained home on a lushly landscaped .83 acre lot on a cul de sac just blocks from the Great Falls Village Center. This custom built home was designed as a Southern style historical replica house with ten foot ceilings and special architectural features throughout. Special highlights include an award winning expansion that added space to the kitchen, family room, library and master bedroom and a third garage bay. The house and additions were designed to get the maximum amount of light in each room. The floor plan is perfect for large scale entertaining with each room flowing into the next and or intimate gatherings centered around the kitchen adjoining family room. The chefs kitchen has a coffered ceiling and is outfitted with top of the line appliances, including a Wolf range, and warming oven, microwave/convection oven, GE Monogram refrigerator, Miele dishwasher and a Herbeau Luberon farmhouse sink and a second prep sink. The cabinets are natural cherry and the backsplash limestone and countertop granite. The family has a cathedral ceiling, dry stacked fireplace and double French doors to the covered stone patio and outdoor living area which includes a dining area, built-in Lynx Pro-Sear grill and Lynx outdoor refrigerator. The focal point of the sitting area is the dry stacked fireplace. Your guests will enter a gracious foyer with a dramatic three level staircase with a wall of windows. The living room has an arched columned entrance and a marble fireplace flanked by two art alcoves and opens to the dining room which has two built in china cabinets of which one includes a bar & sink. The second front door enters into a spacious mudroom with built in cubbies and adjoins the library. A perfect set up if one needs a private in-home office with its own entrance. The upper levels include a lovely master suite with three closets, built-ins and a luxury bath with heated a heated floor, separate vanities and a large shower with a total body shower sprayers. Also on the upper two levels there are four secondary bedrooms with three full baths, additional dormer storage space and hall closets a a full service laundry. The lower level has lots of natural light and an expansive recreation room with a kitchenette with a sink, dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave. There is also a wine cellar, workshop, additional storage closets and walkup stairs to the outdoors. A Bose sound system is located in the kitchen, family room and outdoor living area. There is a sprinkler system and an invisible dog fence. An incredible Great Falls location! Walk to shopping and restaurants in The Village of Great Falls. The elementary school is just blocks away. The Village features monthly activities including weekly Cars & Coffee and Farmer's Market, Easter Egg Hunt, Halloween Spooktacular, Festival of Lights, and Concerts & Movies on the Green. For outdoor enjoyment this home is only minutes from Great Falls Park, Riverbend Park, River Bend Golf and Country Club, Colvin Run Mill, and Dranesville Tavern. Easy access to I-495, GW Parkway, the Dulles Toll Road, and the Silver Line Metro.