VACANT-BRING YOUR GLOVES! Start each day feeling on top of the world in this exquisite 18th-floor home with an amazing skyline and panoramic views of Rockville and beyond! Set in the heart of Rockville a couple blocks to Twinbrook Metro Station, the penthouse is part of Midtown Bethesda North Condos offering amenities including a full gym, Internet cafe, conference room, movie theater, rooftop pool and clubhouse shopping and dining venues within walking distance. The unit offers nearly 2,000 finished square feet of well-appointed spaces, with floor-to-ceiling and large windows in nearly every room to enjoy the breathtaking views!Be prepared to be WOWed from the moment you enter the unit: from the abundant natural light thanks to the huge expanses of windows and sliding glass doors, to the top-of-the-line materials and finishes by a professional designer, and the sparkling European-design kitchen that looks like it popped right out of an Architectural Digest magazine. A gracious foyer with durable, hardwood-like Coretec flooring greets visitors. To the left, a study/den has a tray ceiling, recessed lights, built-in floor-to-ceiling shelves and a double-door closet. An elegant cloth/foil wall treatment completes the space.Ahead of the entry hall, the combined living and dining rooms flow effortlessly into the kitchen, creating an ideal space for entertaining with the spectacular views. A gas fireplace surrounded by both uncut and polished marble anchors the living room, which also features a built-in entertainment center, floating shelves with a mirrored-wall backdrop, a circular tray ceiling with ambient lighting, and a huge window next to floor-to-ceiling glass sliders to the balcony overlooking the Rockville landscape. On clear days, the Mormon Temple in Kensington and the Washington Monument in DC can be seen.The dining room boasts a trio of contemporary glass chandeliers, a mirrored wall and a dry bar with a wine cooler and built-in shelves for glassware and more wine storage. Access to the balcony are from the glass sliders off of here. The gourmet kitchen is a chef s delight equipped with upscale, professional-grade appliances including Wolf six-burner gas cooktop and two wall ovens, Sub-Zero refrigerator and Miele dishwasher. The custom cabinets are European-design made of high-gloss white acrylic polymer, with push open/close features. The countertops are thick waterfall Quartz. A pair of impressive metal mesh pendant chandeliers hang above the large L-shaped island with plenty of eat-in space. Recessed lights and glass-tile backsplash finish the gorgeous, bright-white kitchen. A pantry sits across the side hall off of the entry hall. The side hall also contains a powder room with beautiful glass tile accent & beautiful floral wallpaper, a floating vanity with a glass-bowl vessel, and a Toto toilet with seat warming control. A coat closet and a double-door laundry closet with GE front-loading washer & dryer are also in this hallway leading to a junior suite.The junior/guest bedroom features ceiling molding, a huge window with screen and shutters, mirrored sliding closets with a built-in chest of drawers, and an en-suite bath with a granite-topped vanity, a Jacuzzi tub/shower & ceramic tiled floor and shower surround. The owner's suite is off of the living room & is well-sized and beautifully-appointed. One wall is lined with built-ins including a desk with corner windows, while another wall has a huge window with amazing city views. The other walls are lined with elegant wallpaper. The owner's bath features a granite-topped double vanity, a glass-enclosed shower & ceramic floor & surround. A linen closet with ventilated shelving, and a large walk-in closet with extensive built-ins including a vanity desk round out the large suite. One parking space & an on-site storage space come with the unit. The posh lobby has 24/7 front-desk security & amenities including gathering areas, a library, a coffee bar, wifi & great gym!