11516 Dahlia Terrace
Contemporary Lifestyle in a Unique Setting
Welcome to Merry-Go-Round Farm, a community of 81 homesites located on 204 acres. This home is located on 0.73 of an acre and is part of a custom built community that features large parcels of common area for the enjoyment of the residents. This carefully designed neighborhood is a showcase for amazing views of the Potomac River and miles of forest trails for hiking and riding with a view of lakes and rolling fields. A highlight of the neighborhood is the equestrian center with groundskeepers and barn staff who live onsite to care for the land and the horses.
Located on a quiet cul-de-sac, the present owners have designed a home with no wasted space that is perfect for today’s active lifestyle. The two story great room is the heart of the home with its floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace and wall of two story windows with two atrium doors to terrace overlooking the backyard. The cook’s kitchen is sleek and well designed with white cabinetry, Viking appliances, granite countertops with subway tile backsplash, and Travertine stone floor.
The master suite with gas fireplace, is located on the first floor, with access to the terrace. The master bath is worthy of Architectural Digest with its oval tub, interesting use of tile and stone, Restoration Hardware large double vanity with two sinks, mirrors and lighting. Adjacent to the master bedroom is a sitting room or library. Completing the first floor is a powder room and a combined mud room and laundry room.
The upper level features a balcony overlook with custom railing of glass and wood with two sitting areas and large walk-in closet. There are three bedrooms, one that could function as an alternate master bedroom or office, with a fireplace.
The lower level provides over 2000 sq ft of finished space, perfect for a variety of activities. The family room has a gas fireplace, a thermostatically controlled wine closet and access to the circular screened porch. Adjacent to the family room is a 5th bedroom and full bath, exercise room, mini kitchen with room for a ping pong table along with an additional laundry room.
The backyard is truly extraordinary with a free form heated pool with waterfalls and a spa enhanced with natural boulders. The circular screen porch is adjacent to the pool and overlooks a paver patio with lighting and a gas fire pit.
In Merry-Go-Round, residents are not only purchasing a home but a relaxed country setting to live in and enjoy.
- Neighborhood: Merry Go Round Farm
- MLS Number: MC10192887
- Acres: 0.73
- Garage: 2
- Flooring: hardwood floors, ceramic tile
- Style: Contemporary, Farmhouse Chic