offers Due 9/15 11am nRare opportunity! Welcome to this beautiful contemporary home located in a scenic setting with a private pool in the highly sought-after Strathmore Place neighborhood. This exquisite property has been impeccably maintained and remodeled over the years. With its spacious rooms, high ceilings, Plantation shutters, skylights, and a floorplan thoughtfully architected for entertaining, this house provides easy low maintenance living. This distinctive home features an inviting entry foyer, dramatic living room with soaring ceilings and a marble fireplace, an elegant open dining room, a well-designed chef’s kitchen with sun-filled breakfast area, a mudroom / laundry room / work area, and a cozy family room with custom built-ins. The gourmet kitchen boasts granite counters, double wall ovens, tile backsplash, a stainless-steel side by side refrigerator with an ice and water dispenser, convenient pantry, recessed lighting, and a light-filled breakfast room. This level is complete with a generous primary bedroom suite with its own private bathroom and walk-in closet, an additional bedroom, and a hall bathroom. Downstairs is a recreation room, a third bedroom with great natural light, a versatile bonus / guest room, a full bathroom, and a voluminous walk-in Cedar lined closet! Wonderful storage space throughout, including multiple Cedar lined closets. Outside is a picturesque fenced in pool, a vegetable garden, and a two-car garage. Strathmore Place is known as a tranquil enclave of homes with flourishing common grounds and tennis courts. This property is conveniently located blocks to the MARC Train, Strathmore Music Hall, the Red Line Metro, and Whole Foods. Residents of this community frequently enjoy a pre-theater dinner at Black Market Bistro followed by a performance at the Strathmore Music Center – all within steps of your new home. Just minutes from Downtown Bethesda, Historic Kensington and the trendy shops and dining of Pike & Rose.