MLS® ID: VAFX995568
1427 LADY BIRD DRIVE
MCLEAN, Virginia, 22101 $1,300,000
This is a unique vintage home, full of light with beautiful views on all sides. Located on a quiet cul-de-sac just 1 traffic light from DC, this updated original farmhouse combines the charm of yesterday with all the modern amenities for today's lifestyle. Sitting on almost an acre, the house includes 4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms, entry foyer with 2nd story loft, a sunny dining room overlooking the flagstone patio, wood paneled library, updated kitchen with custom wood cabinetry, brand new quartz countertops, subway tile backsplash, all stainless-steel appliances, new classic Master Bath with quartz vanity and subway tile shower and renovated basement exercise/play area with ample storage. The painted floors upstairs add to the bright, light, and airy farmhouse feel, as do the two staircases. A colonnaded porch runs almost the full length of the front of the house, a rear porch provides convenient access to the detached 2 car garage. A screened porch provides a peaceful place to enjoy the garden day and night, and the circular flagstone patio with encircling sitting wall is great for entertaining. Featured in the charitable McLean Annual Holiday House Tour and recognized in 2007 by the Jamestown Quadricentennial Celebration for the notable American Sycamore trees on the property. The public-school options are Chesterbrook Elementary, Longfellow Middle School and McLean High School or Thomas Jefferson School for Science & Technology. This home has been carefully maintained and updated over the years. Brand new architectural shingle roof. All hardwood floors throughout the house; renovated basement has Coretec Luxury Vinyl Plank flooring. Plenty of closets and storage space, as well as a full-length attic for additional storage. High Efficiency Hot Water natural gas boiler, and comfortable hot water radiator heat. Two cozy wood burning fireplaces, in the library and the living room. Two car detached garage, with large driveway for additional parking or play area. New LED downlights in living room, office/bedroom and basement. All original windows have been replaced with Weathershield aluminum clad, wood interior double glazed windows. Kitchen is equipped with a GE gas range and vented Broan hood, Bosch dishwasher, Jenn-Air side-by-side refrigerator, and GE Profile washer and dryer. The landscaping has been professionally planted and maintained, and includes a lovely variety of shrubs, trees and plants: lilacs, dogwoods, crepe myrtles, hydrangeas, azaleas, mountain laurel, holly, Russian sage, peonies, irises, daffodils and much more! The current owners have had 30 happy years at 1427 Lady Bird Drive. They wish for the same for the new owners.