"Mayfair", built in 1812, was the original home and farmland of what is now widely known as Mays Chapel. Perfectly situated off of a private drive, nicely elevated above Greenpoint Rd, on just over 5 acres, the home boasts spectacular views of the county, in a unique and cloistered setting. The 19th century Federal style home is a one of a kind, rich with history and charm. Built using solid random stone from the surrounding land, significant additions have been made throughout the years, to the north, south and west of the original structure. Today, the home features over 6,000 square feet of living space, with 5 bedrooms, 4 and 1/2 baths, and an attached 3 car garage. A barn, built in 1756, is located towards the rear of the property with a large rubble stone chimney. In 2017, the home served as the Baltimore Symphony Designers Show House, and many of the decorator influences remain in the house today. A traditional entry foyer which showcases the lovely wrap-around stair case, leads to the formal living areas. Once inside the foyer, note the striking stain glassed fan light transom window and decorative sidelights that grace the front door. Hardwood floors, 10 foot high ceilings, and attractive millwork are found throughout main floor of the home. The formal living room features a wood burning fireplace and French doors that lead to the north addition which is currently featured as a recreation room. The spacious recreation room boasts exposed beams, vaulted ceilings, and one full wall of exposed rumble stone, which was originally the exterior wall to the house. The recreation room also provides convenient access to the in-ground pool in the rear of the house. The formal dining room features chair rail, and crown, dentil, molding. The kitchen, located towards the rear of the house, is generously sized and features a wood burning fireplace, and offers access to the pool and rear patio. The sun-filled family room is accessible from the kitchen and the dining room. It offers a wall of handsome built-ins, and a second staircase for informal access to the second floor. The second floor offers four bedrooms. The first bedroom to the left of the stairs is spacious and features a wood burning fireplace and a private bath. The primary bedroom suite of rooms is located to the right of the stairs. The primary bedroom area features a sitting room, a private bath, a laundry, and dressing room. This area could be re-configured in endless ways to create the ideal version of your own dreamy retreat. Two additional bedrooms on the second floor share a hall bath. The fifth bedroom is located on the third floor and also features its own private bath. A bonus room located in the gable features a unique, fan-light and view of the county. The property has been in the same family for fifty years. Dont miss this opportunity to add your own personal style and updates to this special home. The property has been subdivided. The house and additional outbuildings are located on 3.044 acres. Two additional lots 1.506 acres and .809 acres are available for development. Supporting documents are available upon requests. Refer to MLS MDBC2033710 which includes the house and two additional parcels for $1,874, 000
This listing has no open house scheduled yet.
© 2022 BRIGHT, All Rights Reserved. Information deemed reliable but not guaranteed. The data relating to real estate for sale on this website appears in part through the BRIGHT Internet Data Exchange program, a voluntary cooperative exchange of property listing data between licensed real estate brokerage firms in which Cummings & Co. REALTORS participates, and is provided by BRIGHT through a licensing agreement.Real estate listings held by brokerage firms other than Cummings & Co. REALTORS are marked with the IDX logo and detailed information about each listing includes the name of the listing broker.The information provided by this website is for the personal, non-commercial use of consumers and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing.Some properties which appear for sale on this website may no longer be available because they are under contract, have Closed or are no longer being offered for sale. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. All listing information copyright Bright 2022.
Listing information last updated on July 3rd, 2022 at 4:30pm EDT.