Modern drama fills Curtier Drive condo


A winding open staircase lends drama to this 20-year-old contemporary-style condo on Curtier Drive at the Tiers of Manchester Lake. The two-bedroom, two-bath unit is listed at $299,000 with Barbara Bradley at Keller Williams. Call 703-815-5700.

In the contemporary spirit of indoor-outdoor living, the front exterior displays balconies on all three stories beneath the steep roof. Glass doors lead to the living-dining areas. Visitors to this third-floor unit are also impressed by the view of the open winding stairway. It leads to the loft, with its fireplace and dramatic slanted ceilings. The loft also overlooks the living room, adding another view to the 1,002 square feet of living space.

Behind the stairway, one bath is located near the guest bedroom. The master suite boasts a private bath with marble floors.

Pets are welcome and parking is provided in the one-car rear garage. The complex also provides a community center, ball courts and private lake. The schools are Franconia Elementary, Twain Middle and Edison High.