10408 STAPLEFORD HALL DRIVE

POTOMAC, MD, 20854

$8,998,000

$572 per ft²
$8,998,000
$572 per ft²
Active
Active
 - For Sale
beds
7 Beds
baths
10 Baths
carpenters-square
15,722 ft²
property_type
Residential
calendar
Built 2011
A masterful collaboration between renowned architect Glenn Chen Fong, McHale Landscape designer Julie Patronik, and interior designer Gerald Smith, this extraordinary four-acre estate is truly unparalleled. With a decidedly European influence, the French Country Manor is wrapped in imported stone and Boral brick, with hand-hewn rough-sawn columns and braces, lush gardens, and a host of stunning outdoor spaces. Approached by a long tree-lined tumble-paved drive, the majestic residence features incredible roof-lines and stature, balanced perfectly by enchanting flowered window boxes and stone terraces. Offering 14,000 square feet of living space, the home has consistent finishing on every floor: with the lower level as beautiful as the main and upper floors. There are fabulous sight lines from every angle, with the outdoors seamlessly blended into the fabric of the home. The primary spaces include reception areas, elegant formal living and dining rooms, and the kitchen of any chef’s dream. The main level conservatory is appointed with a 27-foot vaulted ceiling, creating a space that is simply magical. Articulating ceilings with antique beams and a 300 year old imported French fireplace lend Old World style, while the home is finished with every state-of-the-art system imaginable. There is a climate-controlling geothermal HVAC system, an elevator, a commercial grade whole-house generator, 3 wells for outdoor irrigation and a complex low-voltage electrical system that controls lighting, climate, audio, video and security. The main level is perfect for lavish entertaining, but equally suited for gracious day-to-day living. A circular stair adorned with a custom iron rail spirals to a piano-curve landing where there are 5 spacious bedrooms, 4 full baths, and a sitting room/family room. The owner’s retreat is enhanced with a wet bar, his-and-hers walk in closets, and a balcony. It opens to a loft and overlooks the conservatory. Designed for entertaining on any scale, the lower level includes a billiards room, a recreation room, a fitness center, a 3-D media center, two bedrooms and two full baths, and an expansive grotto with a fireplace and views of the patio, fountain, and spectacular sunsets. With every consideration for luxurious living, the lower level also features a professionally designed wine cellar and tasting room. Imitating the look of a classic French Country cottage, the three-car garage adjoins the main house and one and a half car garage via a curved breezeway. Ensconced in its private four-acre setting, this home seems worlds away, but it has easy access to the Village and to urban amenities. An amazing collaboration of form and function, this is an extraordinary property in every sense of the word.
MLS® ID:
MDMC2042512
Updated:
8/12/22

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Built-In Range, Commercial Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Exhaust Fan, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven - Single, Oven - Wall, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Six Burner Stove, Water Heater - High-Efficiency
Total Bedrooms
7
Full Bathrooms
7
Half Bathrooms
3
Interior Features
Attic, Bar, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Butlers Pantry, Carpet, Ceiling Fan(s), Crown Moldings, Dining Area, Double/Dual Staircase, Additional Stairway, Elevator, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Kitchen - Country, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Primary Bath(s), Recessed Lighting, Soaking Tub, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Wet/Dry Bar, Wood Floors, Store/Office
Floor Description
Hardwood, Solid Hardwood, Stone, Tile/Brick, Partially Carpeted
Fireplace
Brick, Double Sided, Fireplace - Glass Doors, Gas/Propane, Mantel(s), Marble, Stone, Wood
Cooling
Central A/C, Zoned
Heating
Forced Air, Zoned

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
3.87 acres lot
Exterior Features
BBQ Grill, Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Gutter System, Lawn Sprinkler, Stone Retaining Walls, Underground Lawn Sprinkler
Architectural Style
French, Colonial, Manor
Lot Details
Backs to Trees, Landscaping, Level, Not In Development, Rear Yard, Side Yard(s), Trees/Wooded
Roof
Tile
Sewer
Public Sewer

School Information

School District
MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
High School
WINSTON CHURCHILL
Middle/Jr High
CABIN JOHN
Elementary School
BELLS MILL

Other Property Details

Taxes
$39886.00
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
HOA Fee
$1.00
HOA Frequency
per YEAR
Garage
Yes
Garage Spaces
4
Parking
Circular Driveway, Crushed Stone, Lighted Parking, Paved Driveway, Private
View
Y
County
MONTGOMERY
Water Source
Public, Well
Pool
No
Zoning
RE2

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