Archive for the ‘Bethesda’

1961 Vintage MCM in Bethesda – $924,700

Brigadoon Drive is a U-shaped street in the Wilson Knolls/Bannockburn area of Bethesda with a number of custom mid-century modern homes, including the 1958 Krieger House. It is the only house in Montgomery County by Marcel Breuer. The house across the street was designed  by Harold Esten. This vintage 5 bed/4 bath mid-century modern pictured above is […]

A Modern House to ‘Feel Good In’

Contrast and harmony. That’s how author Thomas Drexel describes the multi award-winning David Jameson designed home in Bethesda I currently have listed for $1.75 million. The home, located in the wonderful Mohican Hills section of Glen Echo Heights, was selected for the recently released book “50 Houses to Feel Good In,” published by Random House (Germany). […]

1961 Jack C. Cohen House in Bethesda: $1.199 Million

Architect Jack C. Cohen, FAIA, left his mark on the suburbs of Washington. He started the firm Cohen and Haft and designed the Crystal City Marriott and the Israeli Embassy. The firm was later known as CHK and now is known as Torti Gallas. The firm has designed more than 300,000 residential units in the Washington area. […]

Needs Love: 1960 Cohen & Haft MCM in Bethesda – $695K

Noted Washington architects Cohen & Haft designed a cluster of nearly two dozen mid-century modern homes in Bethesda off Fernwood Road and Michaels Drive just inside the Beltway. This one was built in 1960 and is listed for $695K. As you can see from the listing’s pictures, it is mostly being marketed for the half acre lot […]

Untouched MCM Ranch in Bethesda with Pool – $845K

Here’s the third in a trilogy of posts this week on untouched mid-century homes in the area. This listing is for a sprawling 1954 mid-century modern ranch in Hilmead in Bethesda priced at $845K. Located on Bradley Boulevard, the home is sited on a one acre lot and features an open living room with wall […]

Price Drop, New Listings in Carderock Springs

Are you looking to live in a mid-century modern community that has been added to the National Register for Historic Places? Here are a couple new listings in Carderock Springs and another listing that has been reduced for a second time. This listing for an Overlook model with original touches and Japanese garden is down […]

Price Drop: 1976 Deck House in Bethesda – $845K

A number of Deck Houses have cropped up on the market lately, including this listing for a Deck House on nearly a half acre of mature trees  in Bethesda. Built in 1976, this 5 bedroom/3 full bath  home was expanded  in 2001. The addition was built by contractor Bruce R. Williams, the mayor of Takoma Park, […]

Mid-Century Modern Market Heating Up

During the past week, I have seen a major uptick in activity in the local mid-century market. Five of the new mid-century modern listings that came on the market this past week are already under contract, including this custom home by Charles Goodman (pictured above) on more than acre in Bethesda. Listed at $995K, it […]

Endangered: 1966 Harold Esten Mid-Century Modern – $895K

The price on this Harold Esten-designed mid-century modern in Bethesda has recently dropped from $1 million to $895K. Esten, a leading mid-century modern architect here in the D.C. area, designed the flat-roof house for the Stokes family. The house has been vacant for some time and needs extensive work so it is now being marketed […]