1 West Melrose Street

Chevy Chase, MD 20815

$5,400,000
Price
6
Beds
4
Baths
1
1/2 Bath
8,860 Sq. Ft.
$609 / Sq. Ft.
8,860
Sq. Ft.
$609
per Sq. Ft.

Property Details for 1 West Melrose Street

StatusActive
Year Built-
DOM37
Compass TypeSingle Family
MLS Type-
Lot Size-
Taxes-
Condo/Co-op Fees-
HOA Fees-
CountyMontgomery County

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Property Details for 1 West Melrose Street

Subdivision
CHEVY CHASE VILLAGE
Legal Subdivision
CHEVY CHASE SEC 2
Ownership
Fee Simple
Structure Type
Detached
County Name
MONTGOMERY MD

Description

PRIVATE EXCLUSIVE!
Grand, Chevy Chase original, circa 1908, with elegant, historic appointments, updated for modern living and entertaining.
Originally designed as a vacation home for a prominent Washington judge, this Colonial revival, Arts and Crafts house has passed through only a handful of owners and retains the original blueprints and building documents.
With nearly 9,000 square feet of space, there are 6+ bedrooms, 3 1/2 half baths, along with a 4th full bath as part of an au pair suite.
Designed
... for grand scale entertaining or casual living, the first floor boasts wide, cased entryways, ensuring easy flow throughout. A broad center hall features original moldings and 11-foot ceilings. Pocket doors open onto the living room with its original tile fireplace and to the dining room with original marble fireplace and bay window. A light-filled study sits beyond the living room beside the updated powder room and walk-in coat closet with storage.
Clad in white marble, the custom kitchen features generous storage and stainless appliances, along with a broad island and a peninsula that opens into the 30’ by 40’ family room. A work/study station is tucked behind pocket doors. The walk-in bar has ample storage with a wine fridge and faux-painted countertops . Beneath a ten-foot ceiling, the fireplace nestles within an Inglenook featuring built in seating beneath Palladian windows and a leafy view of the trees. French doors lead to an al fresco dining area on the porch.
The basement addition features an expansive game room with gas fireplace. Elsewhere there is a wine closet, spacious laundry room, au pair suite.
Outside the fully-fenced lot has several gates, including a charming iron gate, which is original and another that opens onto the Chevy Chase Club driveway. A curving stairway leads down to the flagstone terrace, with plenty of space for dining, lounging and entertaining, ornamental grass gardens, mature trees, yew hedge, boxwood.

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Listing Agent

  1. Mary Lynn White

    Listing Agent

    Compass

    marylynn@compass.com

    P: 202.309.1100

Payment Calculator

$19,423 per month

30 year fixed, 3.51% Interest

Principal and Interest

$19,423

Property Taxes

HOA Dues

$0

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Property Information for 1 West Melrose Street

Interior / Building / Parking / Property Information
    School Information
  • School District Name: MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
    Association Information
  • HOA Fee: $0
    Property Information
  • Property Type: Residential
Room Information
    Bathroom Information
  • Bathrooms Full: 4
  • Bathrooms Half: 1
  • Bathrooms Total Count: 5

Property History for 1 West Melrose Street

DateEvent & SourcePriceAppreciation
Oct 15, 2019Listed (Active)

Manual #7021ed5555e8b128a3bc08910f475229352e97bd

$5,400,000
Jan 12, 2001Closed

Public Record #44888865

$1,165,000
Jan 12, 2001Closed

Public Record #44888867

$550,000
DateEvent & SourcePrice
10/15/2019
Listed (Active)

Manual #7021ed5555e8b128a3bc08910f475229352e97bd

$5,400,000
01/12/2001
Closed

Public Record #44888865

$1,165,000
01/12/2001
Closed

Public Record #44888867

$550,000

For completeness, Compass often displays two records for one sale: the MLS record and the public record.

Public Records for 1 West Melrose Street

Taxable ValueLand$847,100Additions$1,147,100Total$1,994,200
Tax Record2019$23,193
Home Facts
Baths4.5Finished Sq.Ft.4,617 SqFtStories2Lot Size16,667 SqFtStyleSingle Family ResidenceYear Built1908ZoningR60CountyMONTGOMERY

Schools near 1 West Melrose Street

AllElementaryMiddleHigh
SchoolTypeGradesDistanceRating
Blessed Sacrament Elementary SchoolPrivateK-80.3 mi
NR
Chevy Chase Elementary SchoolPublic3-60.4 mi
8
Fernwood Montessori SchoolPrivatePK-50.6 mi
NR
Concord Hill SchoolPrivatePK-30.7 mi
NR

Blessed Sacrament Elementary School

K-8, 0.3 mi, Private

NR

Chevy Chase Elementary School

3-6, 0.4 mi, Public

8

Fernwood Montessori School

PK-5, 0.6 mi, Private

NR

Concord Hill School

PK-3, 0.7 mi, Private

NR

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1 West Melrose Street is a single family home for sale in Chevy Chase, MD 20815. This property was listed for sale on October 15, 2019 by Compass at $5,400,000. It has been on the market for a total of 38 days and was last sold on January 12, 2001. Nearby schools include Pep - Itinerant, Blessed Sacrament Elementary School and Alternative Programs. 1 West Melrose Street is a 6-bed, 4.5-bath, 8,860 sqft single family home.

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