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Chris Georgatsos


$879,000 5201 Elsmere Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814
A MAPLEWOOD GEM & A PERFECT PLACE TO CALL HOME! Elegantly sited atop hill on a premier corner lot in the highly sought after Maplewood Subdivision of Bethesda - This absolutely charming classic 3BR, 1.5 bath, 3-level 1940's colonial retains the rich character and fine architectural features from a bygone era, but with modern updates! Fresh and turn key ready! Wonderful living spaces abound, both indoors and out! Loads of natural light. Solid workmanship and attractive architectural detail give this home a very special feel. The traditional floorplan naturally lends itself to easy family living and spirited entertaining. Fabulous living room w/ wood burning fireplace, separate dining room w/ built-in corner china cabinet, galley kitchen, powder room and study/den grace the first floor. The upper floor boasts three well proportioned bedrooms and one full bath. Gleaming refinished walnut colored stained hardwoods,
chair rail molding, updated vinyl windows, new lighting throughout, freshly painted (interior & exterior) w/ decorator-designer colors, new 2023 architectural shingled 30 year roof, new 200 + amp electrical panel, new laminate and carpeted flooring, wood burning fireplace, screened porch, walkout lower level w/ finished recreation room, separate utility room and workshop and one car garage, professionally landscaped gardens, large lot, and new gravel driveway. Professionally landscaped treed lot! PRIME LOCATION: Superb location with close proximity to downtown Bethesda, NIH, Navy Medical/ Walter Reed, Medical Center Metro, the Capital Beltway, I-270, YMCA, Wildwood Shopping Center, Montgomery Mall, Maplewood Park and all the wonderful amenities, restaurants and entertainment that nearby downtown Bethesda has to offer! This one won't last!
  • Sold
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1941
    Year Built
  • 1,663 Sq.Ft.
    Living Area

Features & Amenities

Area & Lot

  • Status: Sold
  • Living Space: 1,663 Sq.Ft.
  • Lot Size: 7,914 Sq.Ft.
  • MLS® ID: MDMC2093814
  • Type: Residential
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Neighborhood: Bethesda
  • Architecture Styles: Colonial
  • View Description: Trees/Woods, Street, Panoramic
  • Elementary School:WYNGATE
  • Middle School: NORTH BETHESDA
  • High School: WALTER JOHNSON


  • Total Bedrooms: 3
  • Total Bathrooms: 2
  • Full Bathrooms: 1
  • Half Bathrooms: 1
  • Flooring: Wood, Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate
  • Appliances: Dishwasher, Refrigerator, Electric Oven, Electric Range, Washer
  • Other Interior Features: Wood, Carpet, Hardwood, Laminate

Exterior & Building

  • Stories: 3
  • Garage Space: 1.0
  • Water Source: Public
  • Utilities: Cable Available
  • Roof: Shingle
  • Lot Features: Corner Lot
  • Parking: Gravel, Attached
  • Heat Type: Forced Air, Central, Natural Gas
  • Air Conditioning: Central Air
  • Sewer: Public Sewer
  • Substructure: Slab
  • Disability Features: Accessible Entrance
  • HOA Amenities: None
  • Security Features: Smoke Detector(s)


  • Sales Price: $879,000
  • Real Estate Tax: $8,131/yr
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