Property Description

Welcome to 8010 Riverside Drive, a beautifully updated, mid-century modern home nestled in the tree tops with stunning views of the Potomac River and the C & O Canal. Boasting gorgeous hardwood floors, vaulted ceilings, extra large windows, amazing natural light, an abundance of storage, and a huge wrap-around deck, this home is sure to delight! Upon entering the property, the welcoming foyer features slate floors and a large walk-in closet. As you walk down the main hallway, you’ll notice the beautiful built-ins with a natural wood-finish that line the entire left side wall, perfect for displaying all of your treasures. The expansive living room features vaulted ceilings, exposed wood beams, large windows for an abundance of natural light, and a cozy fireplace, and is open to the dining room all with direct access to the massive wrap-around deck that was built around a tree and features breathtaking views of the Potomac River. The perfectly appointed kitchen is open to the dining room and has stainless steel appliances, including a gas cooktop and wall oven, as well as a beverage fridge, sleek flat-front wood cabinets and granite countertops. The main level also includes a office/bedroom/flex space with direct access to the wrap-around pressure-treated deck! The primary suite has mini-double door entry for additional privacy. The primary suite is a true owner’s retreat, and features skylights, a large walk-in closet with custom built-in closet organizer, and a washer and dryer, plus an en-suite bath with dual sinks and large shower. Making your way to the lower level, which features new engineered hardwood floors and a spacious family room with a 2nd fireplace and direct access to the walk-out and partially covered flagstone patio and your little personal pond. An added bonus are the many storage areas that are located along the perimeter of the home, which are more than enough to house all of your outdoor toys and gardening tools. Completing the basement level is a bedroom and full bathroom with ample closet space, and a large storage / laundry room. As much as there is to love inside the home, there’s even more to love nearby! EXCELLENT LOCATION! Situated overlooking the Potomac River, you’re just moments from the Chesapeake & Ohio Canal Trail, perfect for all of your leisure needs, and minutes to Cabin John Local Park and Glen Echo Park, and just a bit further to Congressional Country Club and Burning Tree Club. For your everyday needs, you’re a quick 5-minute stroll (2 blocks) to MacArthur Plaza, which features the Bethesda Co-Op, Salon Jean & Day Spa, a post office, and great eats such as Fish Taco Mexican Taqueria, Sal’s Italian Kitchen, and Wild Tomato Restaurant and Bar. Minutes to Bethesda and just a bit further to DC and Tysons for premium shopping, dining and entertainment. Nearby to major employers (Amazon, Gannett, Capital One, Freddie Mac, Northrop Grumman, Federal Government, to name a few) and hospitals (Suburban Hospital and Walter Reed Medical Center). Nearby to major commuter routes (I-495, Clara Barton Parkway, George Washington Memorial Parkway, and River Road) and less than a quarter mile to the bus stop. Bannockman Elementary, Thomas W. Pyle Middle, and Walt Whitman High School Pyramids. Don’t miss this ONCE IN A LIFETIME opportunity to own this most singular property overlooking the C & O Canal with PRIME views of the Potomac River! A true nature lover’s retreat yet nearby to the best of city living. This Is It! Welcome Home!

: Central, Forced air
: Central a/c
: Water, River
: Wood
: Interior Access, Fully Finished, Daylight, Walkout Level, Windows, Partial
: Frame
: Other
: Concrete Perimeter, Brick/mortar
: Floor plan - open, Exposed Beams, Stall Shower, Upgraded Countertops, Wood Floors, Kitchen - Gourmet, Ceiling Fan(s), Primary Bath(s), Walk-in Closet(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Built-ins, Other
: Mid-century Modern
: Electric
: Propane - Leased
: Electric
: Lower 1, Main, Upper 1, Lower 2
: No Pet Restrictions
Address Map
W78° 50' 6.6''
N38° 58' 20.7''
From 495N, Take exit 41 for Clara Barton Pkwy toward Carderock/Glen Echo. Keep right at the fork, follow signs for Glen Echo Pk/Washington D.C/Clara Barton Nat'l Hist'l Site and merge onto Clara Barton Pkwy. Merge onto Clara Barton Pkwy. Take exit towards Cabin John. Turn left onto Clara Barton Access Rd. Turn left onto MacArthur Blvd. Turn left onto 79th St. 79th St turns right and becomes Riverside Dr. 8010 Riverside Dr is on the right.
MLS Addon
Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
Barak Sky
3,125 Sqft
: Detached
3,660 Sqft
: Standard
: Public Sewer
: Public
0 Sqft
Spicer Real Estate

Residential Sold

8010 RIVERSIDE DRIVE, CABIN JOHN, Maryland 20818

5 Bedrooms
3 Bathrooms
3,125 Sqft
Listing ID #MDMC2116638
Basic Details
Property Type : Residential
Listing Type : Sold
Listing ID : MDMC2116638
Price : $2,000,000
Bedrooms : 5
Bathrooms : 3
Sqft : 3,125 Sqft
Year Built : 1962
Lot Area : 0.31 Acre
Status : Closed
Subdivision Name : CABIN JOHN PARK
Property Sub Type : Office
Price Per SQFT : $640
Agent info
Robert Spicer
Spicer Real Estate, Inc.
7201 Wisconsin Avenue
Contact Agent
This listing courtesy of: Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.
Listing provided by: Barak Sky