$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County’s Most Expensive Home

by UrbanTurf Staff

$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County's Most Expensive Home: Figure 1
5517 Pembroke Lane

The luxurious trappings of what is now the most expensive home on the market in Montgomery County are many, but here is a quick sampling: an indoor basketball court, a wine cellar, eight garages with parking for eleven cars, and a spacious separate apartment for guests.

$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County's Most Expensive Home: Figure 2
Dining Room

The 20,000 square-foot home, now listed for $18 million, was built by and for a local developer in 2005 with the help of architect Glenn Fong and interior designer Barry Dixon. The rooms in the six-bedroom home do not seem to end. In addition to a dining room, living room, family room, breakfast room, library, office and kitchen on the main level, there is a media room, club room, wine cellar and “hunt” room (currently filled with taxidermy) on the home’s lower level.

$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County's Most Expensive Home: Figure 3

The house has an exercise room that overlooks an indoor basketball court, as well as a heated swimming pool with a pool house that would qualify as an apartment in most parts of DC. Guests can stay in the home’s separate apartment, and there will likely not be a shortage of parking with eight different garages.

$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County's Most Expensive Home: Figure 4
Basketball Court

More details and photos of the home below.

* Full Listing: 5517 Pembroke Road, Bethesda, MD (map)
* Price: $18 million
* Bedrooms: Six
* Bathrooms: 10.5
* Square Footage: 20,263
* Listing Agent: Marc Fleisher, TTR Sotheby’s International Realty

$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County's Most Expensive Home: Figure 5
Club Room

$18 Million: Bethesda Mansion Becomes Montgomery County's Most Expensive Home: Figure 6
Hunt Room

This article originally published at https://dc.urbanturf.com/articles/blog/18_million_bethesda_mansion_becomes_montgomery_countys_most_expensive_home/11080

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