April 9, 2014


In this “Contemporary Masterpiece” in Rockville, MD one arrives at the front door by climbing one of two sets of 6 stone steps.  Then, inside the “Grand 2 lvl entry foyer w Dome Skylight”  one is immediately confronted with no option but to climb some more.  Land of Excess wonders if the builder who probably designed this place has some connection to the National Staircase Lobby.  Just for fun we have gone through all the listing photos and counted approximately 76 stair risers in total in this place.  And, on another note, from whence comes this trend towards “accent walls” ??  $1,995,000 gets you 5 bedrooms, 5 full and 2 partial baths, and garaging for 3.