The Falcon Ridge neighborhood is the premier neighborhood in the priciest suburb of Washington, DC. This Great Falls estate residence is a Georgian masterpiece in a pastoral setting. The grand, circular drive approaches the residence to an elegant brick parking area. Upon entering, guests are greeted by an impressive and soaring two-story entry foyer, circular stair and sparkling crystal chandelier. One understands this is a property made for formal entertaining: formal den with gorgeous wood details; formal parlor and sun-lit solarium; an elegant dining room with views of mature trees and yard; and five distinctive fireplaces.The formal aspects of the home mask the ideal gathering spaces for family and friends. The gourmet kitchen adjoins the breakfast and family rooms with magnificent stone-hearth fireplace opening to deck overlooking the outdoor entertaining spaces.The lower level offers all things to all: special vent fans for billiards and cigars; evenings of wine and cocktails around the gorgeous custom-designed wine bar ... this is the place to entertain or choose relaxation and rejuvenation in the sauna after a massage. The lower level opens to the out-of-doors and allows for easy and private entertaining around the pool, terrace and covered loggia. This is a home in which to grandly entertain and then catch one~s breath and relax.The beautiful residence has completely renovated bathrooms by Waterworks of Georgetown, for a spa-like atmosphere in the master suite as well as lower level sauna and massage area. The entire lower level has been completely renovated by the current owners to include a custom-designed wine bar and entertaining space, wine cellar, two luxurious bathrooms, a legal bedroom, billiard/game room, and spacious sauna.It~s a beautiful drive to Falcon Ridge, one of Great Falls~ premier neighborhoods. Looking for privacy? In a fabulous neighborhood? Walking distance to the Potomac? Look no more. Falcon Ridge is sited in beautiful Great Falls, located about 25 miles (42km) northwest of Washington, DC, and only 7 miles from the Beltway. The neighborhood is perched above the Potomac River - and Great Falls provides many recreational facilities and parks with miles of hiking trails and access to the River. Great Falls National Park on the Potomac is considered the most spectacular natural landmark in DC: it is where the Potomac River builds up speed and cascades over rapids with a total 76 ft drop in less than 1 mile!