Check out the NEW Video Tour! This extraordinary, NEW French Provincial Estate, La Clara, has been inspired by the finest traditions of European architecture and design. La Clara offers over 14,500 luxurious finished sq feet of living space on the interior and is sited on flat, two acres of land at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac in bucolic Potomac. A hydraulic elevator services all levels of this glorious home with custom millwork, imported chandeliers, and opulent finishes throughout. Whether entertaining formally in the grand living spaces or relaxing comfortably in the family room, billiard or exercise areas, this home is sure to delight those with discerning tastes. The high ceilings are replete with custom ceiling treatments, extensive molding and lighting. You'll love the grand marble floyer with custom French double door entry, marble floors with custom inlay which open to the grand living and dining spaces and showcases the sweeping staircase with custom ironwork. Three separate kitchens include a state-of-the-art Chef's kitchen with two islands, Thermadore appliances and the oversized pantry is sure to please! The separate spice kitchen/catering kitchen provides a separate, full kitchen for heavy cooking or becomes a staging area for formal events. The third kitchen is located in the attached, yet private in-law apartment. The main level includes a separate study and large guest bedroom suite. The upper level features five full bedroom suites including a romantic owners suite with private terrace, a separate sitting room and two-sided fireplace. The marble bath with inlay tile features a Roman tub, separate vanity areas and art niches. The fantastic, fully finished lower level offers a full, level walkout to the backyard with lots of windows across allowing for lots of natural sunlight. The natural stone accent wall with gas fireplace, the entertainment wet bar and billiard area provide open recreation spaces and lead to the tiered, 10-seat home theater with 150" screen and projector, plus a wine cellar, sauna and bedroom suite. A separate accessory apartment provides living and dining spaces, a full kitchen and a bedroom suite and is perfect for an au-pair, in-law or boomerang kid! The outdoor spaces include an expansive tile terrace with dual staircase to lower patio and yard, plus a covered dining area on the main level. A four car garage, 6-zone natural gas HVAC zones, Pella windows throughout, and public water and sewer are included - this home truly "has it all!" Excellent public and private school options. Qualified showings by appointment.