"Mayfair", built in 1812, was the original home and farmland of what is now widely known as Mays Chapel. This estate is perfectly situated on just about 5 acres of land, up a private drive, nicely elevated above Greenpoint Rd. Surrounded by mature trees, in a wonderfully cloistered setting, this estate offers the primary stone home with over 6000 square feet of living space, an in ground pool, a barn. This offering includes three separately deeded properties, the primary home , which sits on 3.044 acres, and two separately deeded lots which have been approved by Baltimore County for development. Recent improvements in 2022, include the addition of an energy efficient Bosch Central A/C system, and upgraded electric service (400 amps). Freshly lacquer painted kitchen and den cabinets, with all new hinges and hardware; new quartz countertop, sink and faucet, powder room renovated with new tile, toilet, sink, faucet and mirror. These recent updates modernize the home without detracting from the charm and character of this historical property. 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 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 Decorator 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, this 3 season room has no heat or AC. 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 full 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 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 and are included in this offering. The house and the surrounding outbuildings, 3.044 acres is also offered separately under MLS Listing MDBC2050632 for $998,000. Supporting documents are available upon requests.
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Listing information last updated on November 26th, 2022 at 11:30pm EST.