This spacious and thoughtfully improved three-level end-unit townhouse with a private patio in the heart of Ballston is a true gem. Set back just a block from the action, it offers the ideal combination of walkability and convenience with quiet and tranquility of mature landscaping and trees. WHAT MAKES THIS HOME STAND OUT? This gorgeous brick townhouse boasts a large well-appointed kitchen (with wine fridge!) that opens to the expansive dining/living room with gleaming hardwood floors and fireplace, two spacious upper level en-suite bedrooms, and a third bedroom/office on the ground level. It offers privacy with tons of natural light via high-end Pella windows and has been meticulously maintained by the current owners for 14 years. Recent improvements include updates to all four bathrooms, brick patio for grilling and outdoor dining, and a queen size built-in Murphy bed in the ground level rec room with fireplace—perfect for guests! Additional highlights include custom closets throughout, built-ins, and loads of storage space including the attic with flooring and pull-down stairs. A second street-level entrance off the rec room is perfect for stroller and grocery access; one assigned parking space (#35), ample guest parking (two passes per household), and zoned street parking make it easy to come and go! WHAT MAKES THIS LOCATION STAND OUT? Just steps from everything including the Ballston Metro, Ballston Quarter, Harris Teeter, tons of restaurants & bars, shopping, gyms, running/biking trails, parks, the new Lubber Run Community Center and more! With Total Wine, Target, and Capital Bikeshare right across the street, it earns an outstanding 89 WalkScore. Minutes by car to Washington DC, National Airport, Amazon HQ2, the Pentagon, Tysons, and all major roadways.