Archive for the ‘Carderock Springs’

Price Drop: My Listing in Carderock Springs – $765K

  My listing with Long and Foster colleague Mary Lou Shannon in Carderock Springs is an excellent opportunity in the National Register of Historic Places-designated neighborhood. It is listed at $765K. The split-foyer Hillcrest model sits on a .4 acre wooded lot with stunning views. The open-living dining with cathedral ceiling and walls of glass […]

1962 ‘Clubview’ in Carderock Springs – $848K

Jump ahead to the summer. On lazy weekends, you can walk to the Carderock Springs swim club from this expanded 1962 Clubview model. Listed for $848K, the 3 bed/3 bath split is situated on a quiet cul-de-sac and has a large master suite. Carderock Springs is a mid-century modern community in Bethesda built by Edmund Bennett […]

Carderock Springs’ Situated Modernsim

One of our area’s largest mid-century modern neighborhoods was highlighted in a recent Washington Post  “Where We Live” column. The article features Carderock Spring’s situated modernism. “Unlike a lot of suburban neighborhoods in Montgomery, Carderock Springs is marked by ‘situated modernism,’ a style dating to the 1960s,” writes Harriet Edelson. “Houses were designed to blend […]

Carderock Springs Celebrates 50 Years

Congratulations to the residents of Carderock Springs. The mid-century modern neighborhood of celebrated its 50th anniversary this past Saturday night. The event was dubbed, “50 Years of Modern Living. A community celebrates!” Edmund J. Bennett, 92,  the builder/developer of the Bethesda community, made a surprise visit from Arizona via video link on the community’s big […]

Open Houses in Carderock Springs, Kent

Here are a couple new houses on the market with their first opens on Sunday. This Hillcrest model (above) in the National Register of Historic Places neighborhood Carderock Springs in Bethesda is listed for $749K. This late 1960s contemporary by Matthews and Schwartz  in Kent in Washington is listed for $1.25 million. The Carderock house is open 2 to 5 pm […]

1965 Expanded ‘Glenmore’ in Carderock – $875K

In 1964, the “Glenmore” model in Carderock Springs by Keyes, Lethbridge and Condon won the McCall’s magazine “Congress on Better Living” award. The design, used on hills, looks like a ranch from the front but drops down in the back to a second level. This 5 bedroom/4 bath expanded version was just listed for $875K. It has a […]

Post Highlight’s Carderock Springs Renovation

More mid-century modernism from the Washington Post. A nice piece here by Amanda Abrams about the renovation of one of the rare flat-roof atrium houses in Carderock Springs in Bethesda. “While almost all of Carderock’s houses have pitched roofs, developer [Edmund] Bennett took a chance in the mid-1960s and built seven flat-roofed homes, each clad […]

Carderock Springs Listing $100K+ Below Median Sales Price

If you have had your eye on Carderock Springs in Bethesda but don’t want to pay the typical price that homes go for in the neighborhood, take a look at this listing now at $649K. I ran the stats for the 13 homes designed by Keyes, Lethbridge and Condon that have sold during the past […]

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 […]