This lovely Colonial in the inviting Chevy Chase View neighborhood boasts many upgrades including a brand-new kitchen, expanded and renovated master bath, as well as a relatively new second full bath upstairs. A slate walkway and carefully designed landscaping welcome you as you approach this home. The entrance opens into a spacious foyer with two coat closets. A large living room is flooded with natural light from an attractive bay window. A separate dining room with a built-in china closet opens through French doors to a large slate patio. The brand-new kitchen is complete with quartz countertops, stainless steel appliances and a large island. There is an additional eat-in area which is surrounded by windows, flooding the kitchen with natural light. The kitchen opens to a large family room with a wood-burning fireplace. The family room’s double doors lead to an over-sized deck. This main level offers plenty of space to entertain, both indoors and out, every season of the year!nThe BONUS ROOM on the main level is a large office or in-law suite. The special feature of this room is its location near a second front entrance to the house. A home-based business can easily be conducted here. This second entrance opens to a small room where an assistant could greet clients or it could be a mud-room, if this Bonus Room is used as an in-law suite. This spacious Bonus Room has built-ins at one end of the room and has two large windows that fill the room with sunlight. A full bathroom is nearby. As an in-law suite, family members can easily enjoy their separate space with their own entrance and full bath. A laundry room is nearby, accessible to both the in-law suite and the main part of the house. All of the floors on the main level and the bedroom level are hardwood and have been recently refinished. Upstairs are four bedrooms and two full baths. Three of the bedrooms have over-sized or double closets. The master bath was expanded and renovated in 2021, with double sinks and a large shower. The hall bathroom was recently updated with a tub and double sinks. A hall closet provides storage for all your linens. A laundry chute in one bedroom is an extra amenity. There are pull-down stairs in the upstairs hall that lead to large over-head attic. A second large attic is accessible at the end of the hall. A third attic can be accessed by pull-down stairs in the garage and a fourth storage space can be found in the basement. There is plenty of room to store all of your off-season items! The basement is fully finished and updated. A large family room, with crown molding and beautiful built-ins, provides a great space to entertain. A small room off the family room contains a refrigerator and shelving for beverages and snacks. There is an updated half-bath. Another room can be used as an exercise room or small office. Two attractive, large, shelved closets can store all of your Costco extras. This tiled basement has steps that lead up to the back yard, which is fenced and surrounded by much greenery, allowing for a semi-private feel. Located in the desirable town of Kensington, this house is close to the Marc train, a nearby Metro stop, is less than 1 mile to 495 and offers quick access to DC. Downtown Kensington, with its antique stores, brick sidewalks and Saturday morning Farmer’s Market gives you that small-town feel. Yet, Bethesda, with more than 100 restaurants offering diverse cuisine from around the world, is only minutes away. This is a fabulous home in a sought-after location!n** The solar panels are owned by the seller. No cost to buyer. They provide monthly savings on electric bill, as well as credit back to the buyer from the solar company a few times a year. Ask agent for details.