Welcome home. Nestled on a quiet side street in the desirable Preserve at Piscataway community, this exquisite 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath colonial delivers 4,692 square feet of living space and a premium .22 acre premium lot backing to a woodland preserve. A tailored siding exterior, 2-car garage, covered front porch, solar panels promoting lower energy costs, sundeck, brick patio, an open floor plan, warm hardwood floors, fireplace, crisp moldings, high ceilings, and an abundance of windows are just some of the reasons this home is so special. Meticulous maintenance makes it move-in ready and just waiting for you to claim it as your own. ~~You enter through a grand 2-story foyer and hardwood floors flow toward the living room where 2 floor-to-ceiling windows bathe the space in sunlight. The formal dining room with space for all occasions is accented by crisp crown molding, chair rail, and contemporary lighting. The gourmet kitchen boasts exotic Alaskan Gold granite countertops, 42~ cabinetry, recessed lighting, and quality appliances. A center island and tiered peninsula counter provide additional working surfaces and extra seating, as a sun-drenched breakfast room offers stunning wooded views. There are builder upgrades throughout the home and the 2-level bump out make the space more appealing. The sliding glass door leads to a composite deck perfect for every day grilling and a spiral wrought iron staircase descends to a professionally landscaped back yard with an enormous brick patio with retaining walls, grassy yard, charming picket fence, and sheltered by the wooded conservation land beyond. This is your very own outdoor oasis. ~~A library/office with French door entry, an inviting den, a powder room with pedestal sink, and a laundry room round out the main level. ~~ The upper level has 4 bedrooms and 3 baths. You ascend the staircase to the light-filled master bedroom suite boasting custom paint, tray ceiling, huge walk-in closet, and ample space for a sitting area. Down the hall, a sunny junior suite enjoys a private bath and 2 additional bright and cheerful bedrooms share a well-appointed hall bath with a dual-sink vanity. ~~ The walkout lower level with wall-to-wall carpet and recessed lighting has space for a multitude of activities and with 2 more bedrooms and another full bath the comfort of this wonderful home is complete. ~~ All this can be found in a peaceful community offering an outdoor pool, club house, fitness center, nature trails, sports courts, and tot lots. With close proximity to Indian Head Highway and Routes 5 and 301 you~ll appreciate the short commute to Bolling AFB, Joint Base Andrews, future Amazon HQ, and the waterfront district in Old Town Alexandria with its boutiques and cafes. Spend an afternoon enjoying the National Harbor and MGM Grand Casino, indulge in boating, fishing, and leisure activities on the Potomac River, or explore one of the many sensational area parks. It~s the perfect home in a fantastic location.