9/12 OPEN HOUSE CANCELLED – house under contract.nFreshly updated and move-in ready, this gem of a home is a rare find. Situated in a private park-like setting, this charming colonial sits on a generous quarter-acre of land. A lot this size in Kensington is unique! Offering additional potential, this home also features a second living space on the fully finished lower level. n nThe classic layout of the main and upper levels is ideal for family life with a floor plan that is perfect for living and entertaining. The main level features hardwood floors throughout. An eat-in kitchen with stainless steel appliances opens to the deck and fully fenced backyard, perfect for outdoor entertaining. The dining room is a natural gathering space that opens to a welcoming family room sitting area, and the living room is a cozy retreat, complete with a wood-burning fireplace and a solar tube that adds natural light. The three bedrooms nestled together on the upper level feature plush new carpeting. With ample storage in the primary bedroom, a walk-in closet beckons to be converted into a private en suite bathroom. The lower level is fully finished with a recreation room, 2nd kitchen, full bath, bedroom and home office – perfect for a guest suite.n nSet back from the street, the park-like setting is a natural retreat from the hustle and bustle of suburban life, yet offers a super location. Conveniently .6 miles from the Westfield Wheaton Mall and 1 mile from the Wheaton Metro station on the Red Line, the location boasts proximity to Kensington’s Antique Row, Brookside Gardens & more, and provides easy access Downtown Silver Spring, Bethesda & 495.n n Well maintained, the roof was replaced in 2019, and the HVAC in 2016.