Cotswold-style home in Stevenson exhibits exquisite millwork


9 Saddlebrook Lane, Stevenson.

Scorching Residence: Customized Cotswold-type dwelling in a gated neighborhood. 5 bedrooms/8 bathrooms.
10,254 square feet. Inquiring rate: $3.25 million.

What: When I lived in the British isles, I applied to spend weekends with my cousins at their converted stables in the heart of the Cotswolds. On weekends, we’d travel around traveling to several of the charming villages in the area, stuffed with residences designed from the area stone. It is an architectural design and style which I adore, as evidenced by my appreciate of Palmer & Lamdin, whose homes mirror the Cotswolds search and design and style.

This dwelling, positioned on Saddlebrook Lane, in a private gated group in Stevenson, is an updated version of many of these stone Cotswold properties. It’s meant to echo the homes there which were being expanded in excess of the many years or even hundreds of years with meandering roof-lines and differing architecture.

Designed in 2006, the proprietor worked with a crew including the architect, builder, interior designer and landscape designer to reach his vision of a regular Cotswold property but with all fashionable conveniences and facilities. The exterior of the house is confronted with ashlar rough-tooled masonry with contrasting lintels, very similar to homes in England. When you enter the property, you will uncover classic particulars, like hand-waxed hickory floors, cedar beams and copious millwork through.

As predicted, the ground ground attributes expansive living and dining rooms with French doors opening to the outdoors, a wooden-paneled examine, and family place. A massive, double-peak kitchen with Wolf and Sub-Zero appliances, a huge island, ample storage and counter room has lots of room for household and close friends to assemble in entrance of the large stone fire.

The key suite attributes a huge high-class tub with underfloor heating, an onyx-topped double self-importance, a free-standing bathtub and a steam shower. While the bulk of the home is over floor, 20% of it is down below quality, and houses an exercise space, more bedrooms, a media home, and a sauna.

The 1.5 acre home has a heated pool, a pool property, in depth patios, outside barbeque established-up, a very hot tub, a a few auto garage, sufficient parking, and thoroughly regarded as landscaping that belies the age of this house.

In which: Saddlebrook Lane is positioned off of Greenspring Avenue, involving Hillside Street and Greenspring Valley Highway, in a private gated group just “behind” St. Timothy’s University. It is practical to the JFX and the Beltway, and to the outlets, restaurants, and companies at Quarry Lake.

Ultimate Appraisal: If you are longing for a house in the Cotswolds, but it’s not truly
handy to commute back again and forth across “the pond” then this house may possibly be specifically what you want. There is a great deal of space for spouse and children and close friends, for operating from home and dwelling the lush daily life. The listing for the house is in this article.

All illustrations or photos from the listing.

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