Offers Due 6/26 1:00pm Distinctive, beautifully-appointed 6 bedroom, 4 ~ bathroom Colonial in the highly-coveted Ridgeleigh neighborhood of Potomac. This rare, extraordinary property ~ ideally located on a 0.34-acre lot at the end of a charming cherry tree-lined street~ is one of the most appealing homes in the community. With an unrivaled combination of privacy, idyllic setting and enhanced livability, it is the perfect home. This magnificent home~s main level features a gracious entry foyer connecting to multiple family communal areas, including an inviting living room with fireplace, an open gourmet kitchen with reclaimed wood floors, granite countertops and a breakfast area flowing to an attractive family room with arched stone fireplace and custom built-ins, as well as a delightful screened-in porch that overlooks the woods. The main level also offers a number of other highlights, such as a graceful dining room with wainscoting, a handsome office with custom built-ins, a mudroom / laundry room connecting to both the front and the garage, and a powder room. On the second level, there are five sizeable bedrooms and three full bathrooms, including a spacious master bedroom suite with private bathroom. The fully-renovated walk-out lower level boasts a large recreation / game room that opens to an expansive flagstone patio and fire pit area, a sixth bedroom / Au Pair suite with a full kitchen and custom bathroom with universal design elements, and ample storage space. With its many noteworthy amenities, meticulous attention to detail, and outstanding flow, this six-bedroom, three-level residence is truly exceptional. It is perfectly situated on a quiet cul-de-sac backing to gorgeous wooded parkland and is adjacent to HOA-maintained open space. Best of all, there are abundant opportunities to enjoy the serene, verdant setting -- from the front and rear flagstone patios to the fabulous screened-in porch with ceiling fan and skylights to the stone fire pit set amidst lush landscaping and mature trees. This distinguished home also provides easy access to I-270 and I-495 and is conveniently located near the vibrant shopping, entertainment and dining options of Westfield Montgomery Mall, Cabin John Shopping Center, Pike & Rose, and Downtown Bethesda.