8418 lakota rd remington, VA 22734 | $2,500,000
LAKOTA CLIFF - Where stone, glass and wood combine to make this classic Mid-Century design a real showstopper. Conceived and constructed by renowned local architect/builder Claude W. Ritchie as his personal residence and crowning achievement the property is now offered by the family for the first time. Sited upon an imposing wooded hillside with meandering creek beneath, the home personifies the significance of the Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie School movement of harmonizing inhabitants with their environment. The dwelling exemplifies this by incorporating natural building materials, horizontal exterior lines with multi-level low pitched roofing, multiple skylights, open interior floor plans combining curves and angles, expansive casement windows, beamed ceilings plus cantilevered decking - creating a most dynamic and expressive architectural form. With 7,110 sq.ft. of exquisitely customized living space, the home highlights three significant familial and entertaining areas including the main level formal living room with elevated dining alcove, family room with adjacent kitchen and the lower level "music" room complete with baby grand piano - each of which include fireplaces and access to approximately 1,177 sq.ft. of interconnectin
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