A majestically set retreat on 4.28 glorious acres in scenic Brookeville, this magnificent three-level, 5-BR custom-built home boasts over 6,600 finished sf. of well-appointed, light-filled spaces throughout & is the perfect place to escape from your busy world to find peace. From the 2-story foyer with a 'floating' staircase & soaring floor-to-ceiling stone fireplace, to the fantastic sunroom w/rows of Palladian windows & the center-island gourmet kitchen that flows into a spacious breakfast rm w/more windows, the indoor spaces seem endless. Enjoy the serenity of the outdoors on the expansive deck featuring multiple areas for al fresco dining and relaxation. Adorned w/columns and trellises overlooking towering trees & a picturesque immense pond that offers canoeing and fishing opportunities will bring feelings of bliss! There's more! The over 4-acre property allows for up to 4 horses should you want your horse dreams to come true! This is a rare opportunity to own a private estate not far from the heart of our nation! The all-brick home is impressive in size & doesn't disappoint when one steps inside the solid-wood entry door w/sidelights & a transom. A large Palladian window above brings in more daylight into the 2-story foyer where hardwood floors lead into the flanking LR & formal DR, as well as the great room in the rear. This home exudes quality workmanship w/its extensive molding including crown & chair rail which adorn both the DR & LR, framed w/columns & feature a bay of deep-set windows w/bench for seating or displaying your collectibles. The DR has an impressive chandelier so all eyes will be on you when entertaining around the table. A library sits adjacent to the LR & has a rich, warm feel w/hunter-green walls & wood crown molding/window trim. A large Palladian window & 2 side windows provide a perfect balance of natural light for you to enjoy your favorite book or work from home. A walk-in pantry & butler's pantry w/convenient sink & maple cabinets w/built-in wine & glass holders sit between the DR & kitchen as does a second staircase leading to the upper level. A center island w/a Jenn-Air 4-burner gas stove & GE Profile appliances outfit the kitchen w/a French Provincial flair w/its washed cabinetry & ceramic-tiled backsplash. A breakfast bar separates the kitchen & breakfast rm, flooded w/natural light thanks to an abundance of windows. A wrought-iron chandelier adds a rustic elegance! The floor-to-ceiling stone FP anchors the sunken 2-story great rm w/built-ins, vaulted ceilings, recessed lights & a pair of ceiling fans. Two sets of French doors topped w/Palladian windows that stretch to the ceiling flank the FP, & access the huge Trex deck w/glorious views of water & trees is the perfect setting for entertaining & is steps down to the open yard & water's edge. The sunroom w/wood flooring & built-ins is flanked by double-door, walk-in storage closets & a stylish chandelier. A quad of Palladian windows line the side wall, while a pair of windows & French doors line the rear wall & open to the deck. A powder rm w/a custom vanity, the laundry rm w/GE Profile washer/dryer, a utility sink & granite-topped counter and access to the 3-car garage round out this level. One of 3 BRs has an en-suite bath w/a tub/shower combination; while the other connects to a dual-entry bath. The owner's suite features a vaulted ceiling, a stunning chandelier, see-thru fireplace, a built-in entertainment center, & a huge walk-in closet. The en-suite bath is luxurious w/marble accent on the floor & 2 vanities, as well as the jetted-tub surround a glass-enclosed shower has a built-in bench & the private toilet rm has a side window. The w/o lower level is spectacular & is another home in itself w/a huge rec. room w/FP, large wet bar w/wine cooler, fridge & more. A home gym, 5th BR, full bath & large storage rm round out the amazing walk-out basement. Septic field located in front allows for future pool at the rear! 5 minutes to Olney!