New Condo Spotlight: Trillium Bethesda

By: Mary Clare Glover

An architectural rendering of Trillium Bethesda, a new condo development in downtown Bethesda.

This is the first in a series of Open House spotlights about new condo developments in the area.

What: Trillium Bethesda

Where: 8400 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda 

Groundbreaking: Mid-2007, delivery expected in 2009. 

Number of Units: 173 

Price Range: $500,000 to more than $3 million for one-, two-, and three-bedroom units.

Luxurious Touches: Nine-foot ceilings in the main living area, private balconies, Snaidero kitchen cabinetry from Italy, Miele cooking appliances, and a built-in Sub-Zero refrigerator. Bathrooms have six-foot soaking tubs and glass-enclosed showers.

Building Amenities:  Concierge service, fitness center, indoor pool, steam room, valet or underground parking, and a party room with a bar and outdoor cocktail area. 

Most Unique Offering:  A 2,000 square-foot artists’ workspace, where up to four artists will be in residence at a time.

Closest Metro Stop: Bethesda—about a 10 block walk.

Ratings:

Metro Accessibility: 4.5 (out of 5)

Swankiness: 4 (out of 5)

Cool Neighborhood Factor: 3.5 (out of 5)

Overall Exclusivity: 4 (out of 5)

Total Score: 16 out of 20

A Trillium Bethesda model kitchen.