Bethesda MD Neighborhood Spotlight: The Palisades

The Palisades community in Bethesda MD is a small neighborhood of approximately 79 homes in a park-like setting near the canal off MacArthur Boulevard. The Palisades is filled with both traditional and transitional colonials and contemporary homes on lovely treed lots. The lot sizes range from approximately .80 – 3.24 acres.

The Palisades…Live, Work & Play in MD, DC & VA

The Palisades is located in Bethesda MD off Macarthur Boulevard and Eggert Drive. The area is  approximately 15 minutes outside Washington, DC and is easily accessible to Clara Barton Parkway, I-495 and George Washington Parkway for an easy commute to MD, DC & VA. It is a hop, skip and a jump from the hustle and bustle of Downtown Bethesda and all of the fun restaurants & retail establishments. For nature lovers and exercise enthusiasts, The Palisades is close to the picturesque C&O Park & Trail for miles of hiking, biking, kayaking and picnics along the historic tow-path canal and locks.

Neighborhood Report Card: The Palisades Gets Straight A’s

Students that live in The Palisades are fortunate to attend the best of Montgomery County Schools. Students go to newly constructed, state-of-the-art Carderock Springs Elementary School, Pyle Middle School and Walt Whitman High School. As always, we encourage our clients to contact Montgomery County Schools directly to verify all school assignments.

What is for sale in The Palisades?

The Schuman Team just listed an amazing custom colonial with “model home” finishes throughout at 9129 Vendome Drive for $1,229,000. Highlights include a  gourmet kitchen with granite counters, top of the line appliances, gorgeous custom cabinetry open to the breakfast room and family room with a pretty stone fireplace and coordinating custom built-ins. The upper level features 4 bedrooms and 3 renovated bathrooms including a great mastersuite with gas fireplace, sitting room and spectacular bathroom with designer tiles and design. The house has three finished levels, generous room sizes and includes a library/den on the main level. The lower level looks great with new wall to wall berber carpet in the recreation room, additional office/den and workout room and 4th full bath. The private backyard is the icing on the cake with an acre+ of  land, pretty landscaping, waterfall, deck for entertaining and flagstone patio.

Additional upgrades that will turn the heads of any buyer are new roof (2008), new 100 gallon hot water heater (2010), new furnace (2009), new washing machine (2011), new windows in living room, family room, kitchen and study on the main level (2006).

Click here to take the virtual tour: 9129 Vendome Drive

Open Houses in The Palisades

Two great options to see 9129 Vendome Drive:

  • Sunday October 16, 2011 from 1:00 -4:00 pm
  • Sunday October 23, 2011 from 1:00 -4:00 pm

Interested in learning more about The Palisades? Call me at Washington Fine Properties – 301-299-9598!

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