The condo you’ve been waiting for in THE HEART OF BETHESDA! This lovely, uncommonly spacious, rarely available 1-BEDROOM, 1.5-BATH PLUS DEN (1,035 SF) in the boutique, one-of-a-kind Hampden Square Condominium beautifully upgraded with new kitchen quartz countertops and hardwood floors throughout, has been meticulously cared for by its longtime owners. Visitors will no doubt be pleasantly surprised by its privacy, a feeling of having your own private oasis in the heart of Bethesda. Not to mention its perfect setting facing the beautifully designed center courtyard, very conducive to relaxation from the stresses of everyday life, yet has a 98 walk score! And, it’s strategically located site, just steps to the Bethesda Metro, Bethesda Row restaurants, shops and galleries, parks, the Capital Crescent Trail, to name a few nearby amenities. From its welcoming Foyer with brightly polished marble floors, the large Living-Dining room overlooks a gorgeous magnolia in the Center Courtyard. Next the spacious Den could double as a guest bedroom when needed, or expand the living area for social gatherings, in addition to being a very comfortable home office. The fully appointed Kitchen with new quartz countertops, double basin sink, faucet, disposer and dishwasher, newish stainless steel stove and microwave, is very functional with plenty of countertop work areas and cabinets. A Powder room with marble top vanity, and Utility closet completes this area of the cleverly designed floor plan, totally separate from the bedroom suite area. The very large Bedroom has a sitting area, an en-suite Bathroom with jetted bathtub, vanity with marble top, and heater/fan/light/night light, a walk-in closet/dressing space, and quite large, by condo standards, Laundry room with full size washer and dryer and built-in shelves, are totally separate from the living area providing additional privacy. The whole unit has been freshly painted in light decorator color. Among the amenities available at Hampden Square, a fitness gym and a beautifully designed community/meeting/party room with well appointed kitchen, add to the large, very peaceful, attractive outdoor spaces enjoyed by its residents. Finally, the secure digital entry system, a very conveniently located garage parking space next to the stairs leading directly to the unit, and a spacious 12′ high extra storage closet right by the parking space, further add to this condominium attractive features. Hampden Square is one of the prestigious condominium buildings right at the center of the action in downtown Bethesda. Built in 1989 with innovative floor plans and high quality materials and workmanship, it has a total of only 38 units offering generous room sizes and beautiful design features, for that perfect relaxing atmosphere amid a thriving hub of activity all around it.