A magnificent Georgian-style manor set on 3.06 acres in Potomac, Maryland has sold for $5.35 million after first hitting the market in November 2020 for $5.99 million. According to Mansion Global, former NBA All-Star Buck Williams and his wife, Mimi, commissioned architect David Jones to design the 12,636 square foot residence. Inspired by Mount Pleasant, a historic 1761 mansion in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the classical home includes reclaimed hardwoods from Pennsylvania barns. The property was on the market for $5.99 million with Marc Fleisher and Sintia Petrosian of Compass. Photography and information found on agent’s listing.

Listing Details: This spectacular custom built Scottish Georgian manor home, designed by preeminent and award winning architect, David Jones, was influenced and based upon a pre-revolutionary mansion known as Mount Pleasant on the banks of the Schuykill River in Philadelphia. The exterior and interior details reflect the symmetry, harmony and order of this classical style of architecture while incorporating all the features and amenities of the 21st century. Utilizing natural outdoor light with oversized custom windows with stone lintel blocks and 12-foot ceilings, the home’s character and quality is reflected in the exceptional millwork featuring egg and dart moldings along with detailed fluted pilasters throughout this residence of distinction. An outstanding floor plan is ideal for full scale entertaining as well as comfortable living and is highlighted with embassy size formal rooms, two incredible wood panelled libraries and a stunning conservatory with full window surround.

The stunning kitchen with custom cherry cabinetry, expansive island and professional appliances offers an abundance of light to relax and entertain. The upper bedroom level features a fabulous primary suite with fireplace, 11-foot ceilings and luxury bath while five additional bedrooms are complete with private bathroom. Further enhancing the home’s interior appeal are six fireplaces and a fully finished lower level featuring, gathering room/game room, theatre and exercise room. Two separate attached garages on each wing provide for up to six car parking. Exquisitely sited on a level and private 3 acre lot, the outside amenities include pool house and heated pool while the entire property has been professionally landscaped by accomplished Jay Graham featuring a plethora of specimen plantings. Ideally located in the golden triangle of very close in Potomac, the home is convenient to Congressional Country Club, downtown Washington D.C. and three major airports an incredible once in a lifetime opportunity awaits the most discerning buyers.