6916 Tennyson Terrace: For Sale


Welcome to 6916 Tennyson Terrace, a spacious, single family home sitting in an almost one-half acre, park-like setting in Derwood’s desirable Candlewood Park neighborhood. Beautifully renovated to suit today’s discerning tastes, this home can become your retreat from the everyday, as contemporary architecture meets modern amenities.

Enjoy expansive windows and recessed lighting, four generously-proportioned bedrooms on the upper level, two large living rooms, an open, eat-in kitchen with separate dining room, and a fully finished basement with full bath.

The stunning bleached hardwood floors and expansive windows with custom window treatments will greet you throughout the residence’s main level. Gather comfortably with guests in the large living room and enjoy five-panel, bay window vistas of the vast front yard, neatly landscaped with a mature Japanese maple.

The formal dining room with sunny windows provides an elegant setting for meals, adjacent to a spacious cook’s kitchen. The kitchen’s gorgeous granite countertops, rich wood cabinetry and new, dark gray floors will thrill most any chef, with a large bay window perfect for fresh herbs in easy reach. Retreat to the family room and enjoy a warm, wood stove fire on a wintry evening with friends or family.

On the upper level, find the master bedroom retreat with black-out blinds, double closets and a renovated, en-suite master bath. The master suite is complemented by three additional bedrooms, a large hall closet and spacious, renovated second bathroom.

The lower level offers massive living and recreation space, with wall-to-wall carpeting and a full bath. This bonus area can serve a variety of needs, whether as your studio, playroom, media room or private escape. The lower level also includes a laundry room and additional storage.

In the rear of the home, discover a wonderfully sun-filled screened porch surrounded by azaleas and a path to the private, fenced backyard oasis, with pool, fire pit, large pool shed and two raised garden beds.

This quiet retreat is conveniently located just 1.5 miles from Shady Grove Metro and just minutes from the ICC and I-370, offering easy access to the all points in the greater DC metropolitan area. Nature enthusiasts will love a short bike ride to Lake Needwood and Upper Rock Creek Park. The neighborhood’s children enjoy a short walk to the new Candlewood Elementary school, just a few blocks away.