Distinguished by welcome surprises, this delightful Friendship Heights 4450 sq ft single-family home built in 1987 by acclaimed builder Jim Gibson and renovated by the current owners, to include re-wrapping the exterior with HardiePlank siding, replacing the windows and doors, fully insulating the house and adding Control4 Smart Home Automation. Bringing the home into the 21st century with clean and modern appeal. Graced by an inviting front porch, the spacious home offers four bedrooms, four full and 2 half baths, an updated gourmet kitchen with new quartz counters, island and banquette seating for casual dining. Generously proportioned dining room and living room that opens to the covered porch overlooking the large rear fenced yard with koi pond and detached two car garage with attic storage. There is a dynamic finished walk-out lower level with family room plus bonus in-law apartment with full kitchen and and separate fourth bedroom and full bath. The the top floor offers a peaceful retreat, an office or fifth bedroom, is adaptable to a myriad of uses with access to the top floor deck. Perfect location with easy access to Friendship Heights Metro, shopping and restaurants. Very special property!