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1952 Custom MCM in Heart of Kensington - $745K

by Michael Shapiro last modified Dec 01, 2012 03:54 AM
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1952 Custom MCM in Heart of Kensington - $745K

Posted by Michael Shapiro at June 07. 2011


This custom mid-century modern home has been transformed by the sellers who purchased the 1952 house four years ago and updated it to suit today’s life-style. Impressively situated on its own private triangular lot—a third of an acre in the heart of Kensington ( You can easily walk to the MARC, shops, restaurants, playground, post office, farmers market and other amenities.
The central focus of this 3 bed/2.5 bath brick, stone and red cedar clad home is the open kitchen-dining-living room area that features a soaring ‘shed’ roof, wall of glass, mahogany wood ceilings and large stone gas fireplace with built-in planter. Hardwood oak floors have been installed throughout the main level of the house, which has 2,300 finished square feet and a total square footage of 3,352.
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Michael Shapiro, Realtor
Licensed in Maryland, D.C. and Virginia
Long and Foster Realtors
Cell: 301-503-6171
Direct E-Fax: 253-369-5843
D.C.'s Mid-Century Modern Real Estate Specialist

Re: 1952 Custom MCM in Heart of Kensington - $745K

Posted by jennysimpson at December 01. 2012

Isn't it too bright when the sun faced the window? If I were you I will add up a curtain to the window to keep the place a little bit darker when the sun shines brightly on that direction.


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