Kensington Real Estate

Kensington Real Estate

Kensington: A Charming Suburb in Montgomery County, Maryland

Nestled in the heart of Montgomery County, Maryland, Kensington is a charming suburb that offers the perfect blend of small-town charm and urban convenience. This picturesque community is located just a short distance from the bustling city of Washington D.C., making it an ideal place to call home for those seeking a peaceful suburban lifestyle with easy access to the city.

Kensington is known for its tree-lined streets, beautiful parks, and historic homes. The city boasts a strong sense of community, with a variety of local events and activities that bring residents together. From the annual Kensington Labor Day Parade to the Kensington Farmers Market, there is always something happening in this vibrant town.

The city of Kensington is also home to several top-rated schools, making it an attractive destination for families. The Montgomery County Public School system is highly regarded for its academic excellence and commitment to providing a quality education.

In addition to its charming atmosphere and excellent schools, Kensington offers an array of amenities and attractions. The Kensington Town Center is a popular destination for shopping and dining, with a variety of boutiques, restaurants, and cafes to explore. The nearby Rock Creek Park provides ample opportunities for outdoor recreation, including hiking, biking, and picnicking.

With its prime location in Montgomery County, Kensington offers easy access to major highways and public transportation, making it a commuter's dream. Whether you're heading into the city for work or exploring the surrounding area, Kensington provides a convenient starting point.

If you're looking for a place that combines small-town charm with urban convenience, Kensington is the perfect choice. With its friendly community, top-rated schools, and convenient location, this suburb in Montgomery County, Maryland is a wonderful place to call home.

Newest Listings in Kensington

$749,000
3 Beds 3 Baths
Welcome to 11005 Drumm Ave, a quintessential remodeled and expanded Cape Cod home nestled in the heart of Kensington. This meticulously maintained residence boasts a perfect blend of classic charm and modern convenience, offering a comfortable and inviting living and entertaining space. A versatile floor plan on the main floor of the home includes a light-filled family room with a fireplace, an adjacent private den with new floors lighting, and built-ins, great for home-office, playroom or library. A formal dining room for hosting dinners and a fabulous remodeled kitchen, with ample cabinet and counter space, gas cooking, and a sun-filled cheery breakfast room overlooking the outdoor deck and yard! A convenient half bath is also located on the main level. The upper level features three generously sized bedrooms and an updated full bathroom. The lower level of the home includes a spacious rec room with a remodeled full bath, offering a great area for entertainment or a guest suite. There's ample storage space combined with laundry facilities for added convenience, and a spacious one-car garage providing secure parking and additional storage options. The private and expansive outdoor area is perfect for both relaxation and entertainment. The well-maintained lawn area is ideal for outdoor activities, while the beautiful deck is designed for barbecues and enjoying the outdoors. The fully fenced yard ensures privacy. Situated in the desirable Kensington neighborhood, this home offers proximity to schools, parks, shopping centers, and dining options. Also a super convenient access to major commuter routes and public transportation. Some of the updates include: new hot water heater 2019; new roof 2020; new air handler and furnace in 2023; expanded driveway with new retaining wall in 2017 ; French drain and sump pump 2018; new Trane condenser unit and evaporator coils installed in 2018; new floors installed in kitchen and den 2024.

11005 Drumm Ave, Kensington

Listing courtesy of Compass. Contact: (301) 304-8444

$799,000
4 Beds 2 Baths
This charming expanded Kensington cape is located on one of the nicest streets in the sought-after neighborhood of Parkwood. Its generously sized light-filled rooms, wood floors throughout, and a family room addition with vaulted ceiling off the kitchen make it a perfect family home or downsize for the person looking for main-floor living. The front yard with its professionally landscaped lawn and bright colored perennials offers a warm welcome. The front entry has been recently updated and adds to the beautiful curb appeal. Enter through the front door into a bright dining room (that could also be used as a living room) with a wood-burning fireplace. Continue through to find yourself in an open-concept family room and kitchen with a wall of windows and a door that leads to the back deck and patio. The kitchen has been recently updated to include an island with seating. Two large bedrooms and a full bath complete the main level. Upstairs is another very large bedroom with a seating area and an abundance of closet space. The finished lower level has a large rec room that is perfect for family movie nights or kids play space. It also has an additional bedroom that could easily be a home office or gym. You’ll also find an updated full bath, laundry room and storage area. The fenced yard features a large deck and patio as well as beds for a vegetable and herb garden and plenty of room for a playset or trampoline too. Located in the heart of Parkwood, this residence is close to the shops and restaurants in downtown Kensington, within easy reach of Rock Creek Park’s trails, and moments to Bethesda and Rockville.

10125 Crestwood Rd, Kensington

Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc.. Contact:

$869,900
4 Beds 2 Baths
Welcome to 5012 Druid Drive, nestled on the most charming and family-friendly street in Garrett Park Estates. This terrific rambler, single-family home offers refurbished oak wood floors, wood-burning fireplace, and tons of natural light. The main level encloses three bedrooms, full bathroom, food pantry, and an airy walk-thru galley kitchen with newly painted solid-wood cabinets. The spacious lower level includes a fully-finished open recreation space, outdoor access, laundry room, storage area, and an additional bedroom with en-suite full-bath. The large, beautifully-landscaped yard enclosed by a new 6-ft fence, includes a deck directly off of the kitchen, perfect for kids, pets, and entertaining. This meticulously maintained home with modern updates throughout and new appliances (fridge, dishwasher, water heater), is “move-in ready.” It’s convenient location in Kensington/North Bethesda, off of Rockville Pike, makes it ideal for commuters and shopper with close proximity to the Grosvenor/White Flint Metro, I-495, I-270, NIH/Walter Reed Hospital, Pike & Rose, and charming Downtown Kensington. Perfect for a young family/retiree, the house is walking distance to the neighborhood pool, and the neighborhood park (just 2 houses down), Holy Cross School, and Garrett Park Elementary. With its welcoming neighbors and quiet street, this home will be your new sanctuary. PROFESSIONAL PHOTOS COMING SOON!

5012 Druid Dr, Kensington

Listing courtesy of Potomac Homes Realty Co.. Contact:

$2,099,000
5 Beds 6 Baths
Introducing a Stunning New Dream Residence Crafted by Stipp Builders! This expansive home boasts over 5,000 square feet of luxurious living space, featuring five bedrooms and five full plus one half baths. Step onto the inviting flagstone front porch and enter into a chef's dream kitchen with custom cabinetry, professional-grade stainless steel appliances, exquisite quartz countertops, and a spacious center island with a waterfall edge. Adjacent is a sunny breakfast nook overlooking the family room adorned with a cozy fireplace and elegant coffered ceilings. Large sliding doors lead out to a generous deck and fenced backyard, perfect for gatherings. On the main level, you'll find a convenient living room, a formal dining room with its own unique coffered ceiling, and a powder room. A mudroom off the kitchen offers cubbies, a closet, and pantry storage. Upstairs, the owner's suite awaits with dual walk-in closets and a luxurious spa-like bath featuring an oversized shower and freestanding soaking tub. Three additional bedrooms, each with ensuite baths, and a laundry room complete this level. The lower level boasts a spacious recreation room with a wet bar, ideal for entertaining, along with an exercise room, a fifth bedroom, and another full bath. This home is appointed with top-of-the-line finishes including Anderson Windows & Sliders, ensuring both beauty and efficiency. Conveniently located steps from Rock Creek Park, the Kensington Train Station, and the charming Town of Kensington with its shops and restaurants, this home offers the perfect blend of comfort and accessibility. Scheduled for delivery in July 2024, don't miss your opportunity to make this exquisite property your own!

4223 Warner St, Kensington

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Capital Properties. Contact:

$1,075,000
6 Beds 4 Baths
A contemporary aesthetic colonial home in historic Kensington is a rare find! This 6BD/4BA property is a dream home for any family, especially a multi-generational family. It sits on a corner, has a spacious front porch, and the home’s windows provide great lighting throughout the home. The entryway leads into a grand family room with 20' cathedral ceilings and a gas fireplace. From the grand room, walk into a spacious kitchen with a gas range, microwave oven, and gorgeous cabinetry that provides an abundance of storage space. A new kitchen floor and a new dishwasher were added in March of 2024. Off the kitchen, is a laundry room with several racks for storage. An office nook abuts the laundry room; it will give you all the convenience and space you need to manage your affairs. Walk out from the kitchen onto a private screened-in porch that overlooks the backyard patio. The yard extends around the back of the home—from one end of the home to the other end. A wooden fence encloses the backyard which is well-shaded by trees so you can entertain and enjoy the long summer evenings in comfort and privacy. Just off the grand room is a first-floor bedroom with its own attached full bathroom—perfect for family members who can't manage stairs or just want to sleep on the first level. The expansive first floor has beautiful hardwood floors throughout. A formal dining room and living room are located on the first level as well. On the second floor, you'll find a spacious master bedroom with two closets; one is a walk-in closet. A canopy of trees outside gives extra privacy and a spa-like feel to the soaking tub found in this expansive master bathroom. The three other large bedrooms and one full bath found on the second floor give this home ample space for any growing family. One of the bedrooms on the second level can also be used as an office. You can access the basement from inside or outside; it has its own separate entrance. The basement extends nearly 1,400 square feet with a 9-foot ceiling. The basement includes a full kitchen, an expansive living area, a full bathroom, and the 6th bedroom. It also has a storage room. The basement area makes for a perfect apartment for college-aged kids, an ideal in-law suite, or an amazing Airbnb opportunity waiting to happen. An attached two-car garage with an entrance into the kitchen provides ample space for parking or storage. There is a handicapped-accessible ramp in the garage that leads into the home. The ramp can be. easily removed. This feature makes this home perfect for the right buyers. The home has a fairly new hot water heater installed in June of 2023, and two fairly new air compressors installed in 2021 and 2022. And, as a coming attraction, a BRAND NEW ROOF with a lifetime warranty will be installed by settlement. No HOA! Minutes away from dining, shopping, Metro, outdoor parks, and all the charm of Kensington. You will love this home and its location.

3107 Moore Ln, Kensington

Listing courtesy of . Contact:

$699,900
4 Beds 2 Baths
Ideal meets idyllic in this 4 bedroom, 2 bathroom Rock Creek Palisades Rancher, with more than 1600 square feet of finished living space, all meticulously maintained with modern amenities and carefully selected updates throughout. Freshly painted with luxury vinyl plank flooring on the lower level, gleaming hardwood floors throughout the main, a newly remodeled main level bathroom, this home is immaculately kept and move-in ready. The main level kitchen was thoughtfully updated and expanded with contemporary yet timeless fixtures and finishes in 2008. This stunning showcase offers soaring cathedral ceilings, floor-to-ceiling picture windows that bathe the space in natural sunlight, and an array of high-quality amenities that include maple cabinets, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, gas cooktop, wall oven, microwave, pantry, and a vast island with a breakfast bar and display shelving around which loved ones are sure to gather. The kitchen seamlessly opens up to the bright and inviting living room, creating a warm and welcoming space for entertaining and daily living. The main level is completed by the primary bedroom with a spacious walk-in closet, second bedroom, and newly updated full bathroom (2023). The lower level offers additional space, versatility, and comfort, with a large family room, third bedroom, and potential fourth bedroom, a second full bathroom, and a large laundry room. Step outside to the easy-care rear yard, featuring a large deck with bench seating, a charming paver patio with a raised flower bed, and an oversized shed equipped with electric service, all partially fenced with privacy wood fencing, catering to all your outdoor needs and hobbies. The HVAC system is newly replaced (2024), ensuring comfort and peace of mind for years to come. Outdoor enthusiasts will love the location, just steps to Beach Drive and Ken-Gar Park, offering playgrounds, sport courts, ballfields, and access to the scenic Rock Creek Trail. Nearby Rock Creek Park provides all of the recreation you could wish for including boating, fishing, hiking, walking trails, horseback riding, golfing, historic sites, picnic areas, nature center, planetarium, and more! Enjoy the proximity to Brookside Gardens, Wheaton Regional Park, The Music Center at Strathmore, and the vibrant town of Kensington, known for its unique boutiques, antiques, arts, and delightful eateries. The Kensington Historic District adds a touch of charm and heritage and is home to the year-round Farmers Market at the Historic Train Station and the summer concert series at Howard Avenue Park. Commuting is a breeze from this convenient location, strategically positioned between Connecticut Avenue and Beach Drive, with easy access to Wheaton and Grosvenor Metro Stations, and the capital Beltway, NIH, and Walter Reed are all just a short drive away. 4106 Wexford Drive is your home for sophisticated suburban living - don’t miss the opportunity to make this Kensington delight your very own!

4106 Wexford Dr, Kensington

Listing courtesy of Keller Williams Integrity. Contact: (443) 574-1600

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