“If I Had $2 Million” Listing

by Mark Wellborn


For this week’s If I Had $2 Million listing, we head about seven miles from DC to Falls Church to look at a four-bedroom contemporary lakefront home that was built earlier this year. As is evident from the photos, the home has some wide open living spaces and windows that are set up to look out to the trees and water below (no trees in the area were cut down to build the home). The home consists of four levels and includes a media room, exercise room, two dens as well as a sub-basement that is an ideal depth for a wine cellar. In keeping with the green trend, all the windows are Energy Star-rated, the toilets are dual flush and the deck is made of recycled materials. More details and photos below.

Living Area
Master Bedroom
  • Address: 6364 Lakeview Drive, Falls Church, VA (see map here)
  • Price: $1.899 Million
  • Bedrooms: Four
  • Bathrooms: 4.5
  • Year Built: 2009
  • For the full listing, click here.

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  1. whoa_now said at 10:39 am on Friday November 20, 2009:

    The inside looks good enough…but the outside is uuuuuugly, imo. It looks a little tick a tacky.

  1. Jon H. said at 10:44 am on Friday November 20, 2009:

    I agree that the outside is ugly and the inside is cold. Who would want to live like this? They’ve taken an incredible lakefront property and transplanted a terrible DC condo onto it.

  1. SimonF said at 12:35 pm on Friday November 20, 2009:

    I disagree with the above commentary. I like the sleek interior and Frank Lloyd Wright-ish design of the exterior. Builders need to take more risks like this.

  1. Greg Jones said at 2:00 pm on Friday November 20, 2009:

    Great exterior in choice of material - the wood is so rich and warm.  With three fireplaces and warm maple floors, I would love to live there if I could.  Lake Barcroft is one of the best kept secrets in the DC area for great living.

  1. DavidP said at 4:57 pm on Saturday November 21, 2009:

    Coincidences…I was just at an art showing at this house. Despite the typical crappy “realtor mugshot” pictures above of the rear garage entrance, the house is gorgeous on the lake side. Looks like a Natural wood and glass treehouse in the middle of a grove of trees. Most of the houses actually on the lake have their “fronts” on the lakeside and the garage and service access at the street where the picture was taken. Huge decks, private dock on the lake.

  1. DavidP said at 5:09 pm on Saturday November 21, 2009:

    BTW…poster above is right. The entire bloody house is like a giant blank piece of cold white paper except for the art on sale. Apparently the house is “unfinished” meaning the eventual buyer will choose colors and textures. I didn’t know. Guess you can tell why I read “IF” I had $2m ...

  1. Geori said at 11:36 am on Monday November 23, 2009:

    Whoever built this is going to lose money.

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