4207 Colchester Drive
Kensington, Maryland


Welcome to this charming two bedroom rambler located in Kensington Estates.  Among its many features, this home offers updated double pane windows, beautiful hardwood flooring and a spacious lower level featuring a large recreation room and an additional office/work space with a built-in murphy bed!  Other features include a large detached one car garage and a multi-car driveway.  The 9,034 square foot lot offers beautiful and mature plantings throughout, as well as a fenced back yard with two gates.  The location is ideal — downtown Kensington with its restaurants, grocery store, shops and the Marc train are all close by, as well as the neighborhood swim/tennis club. 

Level One:

Living Room with Fireplace    

  • 15’8” x 10’10”

  • crown molding

  • custom plantation shutters

  • wood-burning brick fireplace

  • built-in bookcases and mantle

  • coat closet

  • hardwood flooring

Dining Area    

  • chair rail molding

  • chandelier

  • access to lower level

  • hardwood flooring


  • Kohler porcelain sink with sprayer

  • disposal

  • GE electric range

  • GE dishwasher

  • Kenmore refrigerator & ice-maker

  • window to the den & outside gardens

  • updated faux wood laminate flooring


  • 10’2” x 7’9”

  • wood paneling and sunny windows

  • storage cabinets, curtains

  • outside entrance to backyard

  • updated faux wood laminate flooring


  • miniblinds, valances, shelving

  • pantry/closet

  • stained glass light fixture

  • paneling and painted brick interior

  • updated faux wood laminate flooring

Master Bedroom

  • 12’9” x 11’1”

  • closet with container store organizers

  • Casablanca lighted ceiling fan

  • plantation shutters

  • hardwood flooring


  • linen closet

  • additional closet with access to attic

Second Bedroom

  • 11’2”x 8’5”

  • ceiling fan with light

  • plantation shutters

  • closet

  • hardwood flooring

Updated Full Bath (2004)    

  • pedestal sink

  • Kohler toilet

  • plantation shutters

  • updated light fixture

  • neutral ceramic tile






Lower Level:

Recreation Room

  • 18’3” x 17’10”

  • recessed lighting

  • built-in bookshelves, drawers

  • large storage closet

  • outside entrance

  • large cedar closet

Full Bathroom  

  • ceramic tile

  • shower/sink/ toilet/ vanity/mirror

  • heat lamp

Large Laundry Room

  • double tub utility sink

  • Hotpoint washer, Kenmore dryer

  • large linen/storage cabinets

  • additional shelves and cabinets


  • built-in murphy bed

  • cubby storage

  • utility closet with additional space


New Door

Front Porch with Columns Added (2007)
Updated Double Pane Windows Throughout 1st Floor (2009)

  • except two side windows next to fireplace

Driveway Installed (2007)
Fully Fenced Yard
Two Gates
Gas Forced Air Heat
Gas Water Heater
Central Air Conditioner
Hardwood Flooring   
Electrical  Heavy Up
Lots of Storage including Attic
Convenient Location

  • near major commuter routes

  • MARC Train & Metro

  • bus stops for NIH,Walter Reed

  • library, schools, Antique Row,   houses of worship, and stores

  • Rock Creek Park trails

One-car brick front garage
Multicar driveway
Storage cabinets and shelving

Fenced and private, park-like setting
Private Patio
Raised flower, vegetable & herb beds
Hose bibs convenient at front & rear
Beautiful established trees and shrubs, including Magnolia, Wisteria, Empress and Smoke Trees; White Ginger, azaleas hibiscus, and camellias; perennial flowers bloom Spring through Fall.