Welcome to Merry-Go-Round Farm, a wonderful community of 81 homesites located on 204 acres. This home is sited on 2/3 of an acre and is part of a custom-built community that features individual lots and large parcels of common area for the enjoyment of the residents. This carefully designed neighborhood has amazing views of the Potomac River and miles of forest trails for hiking and riding with views of the lakes and rolling fields. A highlight of the neighborhood is the equestrian center with grounds keepers and barn staff who care for the land and horses. This home is special with 8,900 finished sq. ft .on 3 levels. Architecturally interesting, this floor plan features a library with built-ins and a double-sided fireplace. The adjacent living room (w/ fireplace) has an alcove with a wall of windows, built-ins and patio access. A separate dining room, gourmet kitchen (w/ eating area) and open family room with a floor-to-ceiling gas fireplace offer space for formal and casual gatherings. An adjacent screen porch is perfect for morning coffee. The oversized mud room with vaulted ceiling, is all purpose, with a full bathroom for pool guests. The upper level features an informal sitting area surrounded by three large bedrooms, one with ensuite bath. A connecting bathroom, with separate vanities and two water closets, serves the two additional bedrooms. There is also a separate upstairs laundry room. The master suite is generous in size, with a bedroom and sitting room, each with tray ceiling, and large walk-in closets. The ensuite master bath has marble flooring, a soaking tub, and a separate shower. A covered terrace off the master bath has a vaulted ceiling and a stone gas-burning fireplace. An added dimension is a loft overlooking the mudroom leading to a bonus room with 10' vaulted ceiling and fireplace. A perfect quiet getaway! More wonderful space is in the lower level with a recreation room, kitchen and wet bar, exercise room, a free standing sauna, home theater and two bedrooms, each with en-suite bathrooms. The lot is spectacular with a covered outdoor kitchen with a fireplace, heated pool surrounded by stone patios. An additional feature of the exterior is a covered terrace accessible from the front porch and library. Merry-Go-Round Farm is an ideal neighborhood for those looking to enjoy the outdoors and live a relaxed, casual lifestyle.