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Traudel Lange


$1,500,000 8309 RIVER TRAIL LANE, BETHESDA, MD 20817
OFFER DEADLINE CHANGED TO MONDAY, MAY 10, 4 P.M. PRE-INSPECTIONS WELCOME **PLEASE FOLLOW CDC GUIDELINES**Welcome to 8309 River Trail Lane in beautiful Bethesda! The stunning architecture of this Midcentury-modern gem, tastefully updated, perfectly complements the neighborhood’s natural landscape. Tucked away on a quiet street full of lush greenery; you’ll feel like you’re in a private oasis but love the convenience of being located in close proximity to DC, VA, downtown Bethesda, and many recreational delights such as C&O Canal, multiple pool & tennis clubs, Cabin John Park and Trail, and more. The welcoming Foyer greets you with an exquisitely open floorplan featuring views of the floor-to-ceiling windows that perfectly integrate the natural beauty of the impeccably landscaped backyard with the clean lines and open spaces of this stunning home. Walls of Pella windows and the abundance of impressive Velux skylights allow light to soak in every corner and accentuates the high ceilings and thoughtful details throughout. The updated and expanded eat-in Kitchen boasts granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances with plenty of space for friends and family to gather. Solarium-style windows support leisurely living and give you an opportunity to enjoy all the natural elements as if you were outside while the beauty of each season penetrates the space year-round. Just off the Kitchen, you find a generous Dining Area open to the awe-inspiring 2-story Living Room. If you have a furry friend, he or she will enjoy endless opportunities for lazing in sunbeams that angle into different parts of the house throughout the day. A step down from the Main Level introduces you to the spacious Family Room with access to the 2-car Garage and Home Office/Bedroom with a Full Bathroom. Both Living and Family Rooms feature a walkout to the wrap-around deck and beautifully designed backyard where you can host a summer barbecue under a canopy of green or spend rewarding days working in this gardener’s paradise while relishing the totally private setting. The impressive Master Suite provides a convenient balcony overlooking the naturalistic landscape and the peaceful water feature, with a large walk-in closet leading to the Primary Bathroom. An Upper-Level common area overlooks the Main Level and provides a unique space to meet, relax, or set up a work-from-home/homeschool space. Three additional bedrooms and a Full Baths complete the Upper Level of the home. The fully finished Lower Level is a welcoming surprise offering a lovely Recreation space, Laundry Room, and Spare Room with an en-suite Full Bath. Every angle of this residence offers a spectacular view with tranquil backdrops of rich foliage and the surrounding wildlife. Beyond the breathtaking architecture and inspiring design of the interior, the retreat-like backyard with an expansive deck is perfect for dining al fresco or lounging under the trees. This wonderful retreat is just outside of the city and creates a special one-of-a-kind indoor/outdoor experience while living in a truly extraordinary home!
  • Sold
  • 5
  • 4
  • 1976
    Year Built
  • 3,650 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 3,650 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 0.31 Acres
  • MLS® ID: MDMC756990
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1976
  • Architecture Styles: Contemporary
  • View Description: Garden/Lawn, Trees/Woods
  • Elementary School:BANNOCKBURN
  • Middle School: THOMAS W. PYLE
  • High School: WALT WHITMAN


  • Total Bedrooms: 5
  • Total Bathrooms: 4
  • Full Bathrooms: 4
  • Flooring: Carpet, Hardwood
  • Fireplace: Mantel(s)
  • Appliances: Built-In Range, Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven - Double, Oven - Wall, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater
  • Other Interior Features: Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Entry Level Bedroom, Exposed Beams, Floor Plan - Open, Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Gourmet, Kitchen - Island, Recessed Lighting, Skylight(s), Upgraded Countertops, Walk-in Closet(s), Window Treatments, Wood Floors

Exterior & Building

  • Garage Space: 2.00
  • Water Source: Public
  • Roof: Asphalt
  • Lot Features: Backs to Trees, Corner, Landscaping, Private, Side Yard(s)
  • Heat Type: Forced Air
  • Air Conditioning: Central A/C
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Other, Mixed, Hardi Plank Type
  • Other Exterior Features: Extensive Hardscape, Exterior Lighting, Above Grade, Below Grade


  • Sales Price: $1,500,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $10,057/yr
  • HOA Fees: $150/yr
  • Zoning: R200


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