Meticulously redone and freshly painted, this 5 BR, 4.5 BA colonial boasts a stunning 2-story addition built by the current owners. Sited on one of the prettiest lots in the neighborhood, this outstanding home includes a spacious living room and an elegant dining room. The chef's kitchen with high-end appliances, breakfast bar and large eating area showcases French doors that exit to the patio. The expansive family room with its fireplace and built-ins opens to the kitchen. The fabulous upper-level floor plan includes a private owner's suite featuring cathedral ceilings, recessed lights, a spa bath and a second laundry room with a cabinet and sink. FOUR ADDITIONAL bedrooms with overhead lighting and 2 more baths complete this floor. The lower level, with its own entrance, has a recreation room, full bath and a bonus room perfect for a home office. Designer touches include custom moldings/doors and hardwood floors. Many public and private schools are steps away. The shops and restaurants of bustling Bethesda are within walking distance, and downtown DC and area airports are easily accessible.