MATURE ESTATE BURSTING WITH COLONIAL CHARM! Exuding colonial charm and incredible open spaces inside and out, introducing 8276 Oak Wood Drive! Brought to life by its original owners in 1976 and under their meticulous care since day one, this colonial has four bedrooms, 2.5 baths and spans nearly 3,600 square feet. The home is tucked on a vast, green, no-HOA 5-acre lot in King George County. The land here is stunning and serene with maple trees, towering oaks and even a star magnolia dotting the landscape. For the green thumbs, there are flower/shrub borders as well as a high fenced garden for growing fresh vegetables. For parking, an asphalt driveway leads to both the attached, side-loading garage (with tons of cabinetry/shelving for storage) as well as a detached brick garage/woodworking shop. The 1000 sq. ft. woodworking shop is primed to be utopia for all of your hobbies, with 100 amp service, storage for yard/garden tools, work area with cabinets, loft storage area, and more. The home itself includes brick framework, light gold HardiePlank siding along its frontside and vinyl siding on backside. Heading inside, the colonial features and 10 inch wide pine floors gleam as natural light abounds. Main level highlights include a dining room with brick fireplace and chair rail molding accents; roomy family room with towering wood-surround windows, wainscoting, brick fireplace and in-wall wood box; an office/computer room; and the expansive kitchen. The entry from the garage includes utilitarian area with half bath, freezer and second fridge, and sink and cabinet storage The kitchen includes shining solid cherry cabinets, a mix of white and stainless-steel appliances, Corian counters, a bar sink, and a large granite topped central island with a cooktop. Just off the kitchen is an eat-in breakfast area – note that the back of the home enjoyed a bump out addition in recent years to make it much more roomy! Upstairs are four bedrooms and two baths, inclusive of the primary suite. The suite is absolutely loaded with closet space, including two walk-in closets. One of the closets has access to a cedar-lined closet as well as a super-sized loft area for bonus storage. The ensuite bath includes a double vanity sink and tub/shower combo. The additional bedrooms are sizeable, and the second full bath upstairs includes a dual vanity sink and tub/shower combo. Rounding out the upper level is the laundry room space, just off the primary suite for convenience. The lower level is anchored by a finished recreation room with beaded shiplap walls, wooden ceiling, and a fireplace. There is a huge unfinished storage space with a wood stove and the home’s utilities. The home is serviced by two heat pump systems which were updated in recent years. For the next owners, there is an existing alarm system to potentially tap into. With this location, everyday shopping at The Shops at King George is within 10 minutes southwest. Dahlgren and the US-301 bridge are with 15 minutes northeast. Downtown Fredericksburg and I-95 access (new HOV lanes!) is 30 minutes west. The home is service by King George County Schools with Potomac Elementary, King George Middle and King George High School as its designated spots. Among the many features that the original owners will miss are the openness of the family room to view the changing seasons of the gardens, the wildlife, and the serene quietness, and the opportunity to use the woodworking shop. What will charm you at 8276 Oak Wood Drive? Book your showing now.