Welcome to a home that could grace the cover of Southern Living magazine. A classic cape cod with abundant entertaining space, modern fixtures and lighting elements with views of the Potomac is sure to be a forever home. From the sweeping front veranda you'll notice new siding installed this year and professionally landscaped grounds that include seasonal hydrangeas , roses and six peony bushes that sweeten the air every Spring. The main level offers a stunning entryway with back granite tile flooring and adjacent office/den or convenient guest bedroom plus a full bath with designer wall covering. An exquisite living room with wood burning fireplace blends seamlessly into the elegant formal dining room. The open, fresh kitchen features a large pantry, spacious island seating , abundant white cabinetry, updated appliances and breakfast nook with built-in desk area. The spacious light filled family room enhanced with additional wood burning fireplace and french doors leading to a secluded flagstone patio is perfect for dining al fresco. Upstairs, the relaxing master suite includes double walk-in closets and spa like bathroom with dual vanity , soaking tub and seamless glass shower. Three additional bedrooms with large closets , full bath and handy loft area complete with window seats and built-in bookshelves lend extra space for your favorite books, toys or hobbies. Additional features include a large laundry/mud room, brand new hardwood flooring, two car garage, four car driveway parking, two attic spaces for tons of storage, in ground sprinkler system and updated ADT alarm system. Truly a fabulous location on a coveted private road just steps from the scenic GW parkway and bike/jogging trail to Mount Vernon and less than 10 minutes to Old Town Alexandria.