Welcome to this lovely historic home, circa 1730. Although there is not enough documented details about the rich history of this specific property, what the seller was told is that the small shed was used at one time by the Justice of the peace. Some where between 1730 and 1740 settlements became to be made in the Province of Maryland. Early settlers recognized that Sam's Creek, a tributary of Little Pipe Creek, was a desirable location mainly because the abundance of timber to build structures and water that could be used to power grist mills. The village of Sam's Creek was a thriving enough to have warranted a post office, general store and the multiple mills that supported the villagers. It was in 1833 William Cost Johnson sponsored a bill, which by vast majority, passed through both branches of the Legislature, creating Carroll County, and it's Westernmost boundary, Sam's Creek. Major General John Sedgwick led his procession of 18,000 men through this area on his march to Gettysburg. For those of you that visit this property with your agent representative, you will appreciate the lovely stone fireplace(s), exposed log beams, wood floors and many of the modern features. Recently the seller has completed many updates, including: bathroom renovation, outdoor steps and landing, relined fireplace(s), gutter covers, high speed internet (Dalkonet), carpet, paint, water heater, dishwasher, and many other updates. The large shed closest to the house has two levels; a main level woodshop and lower level wine cellar. The shed furthest from the house is used as the garden shed and the small shed (Justice of the Peace shed:)) is used for storage. Located on the northwest edge of the property is a large storage structure that could be used for cars, trucks and large equipment. You will fall in love with all the outdoor living space that makes outdoor dining and entertaining a daily goal while you enjoy the beautiful long range views of the adjacent farmland. The seller appreciates your possible interest in their property and hopes that you enjoy the rich history of the Sam's Creek area.
Single Family, Single Family-Detached, Traditional
1 Full/1 Half
Hot Water Heater, Other, Oil Hot Water Heater, Wel
1,512 sq. ft
Yes - 2 spaces
Frederick County Public Schools
Detailed Room Information
- Kitchen, Laundry Room, Living Room, Attic
- Country Kitchen
- Microwave, Dryer, Exhaust Fan/Hood, Ice Maker, Electric Range/Cooktop, Refrigerator, Washer
- Vinyl, Carpet, Wood
- Window Air Conditioning, Electric, Wall Air Conditioning, Ceiling Fan(s)
- Electric Heating, Oil.
- Entrance Outside
- 3. Stone, Brick, Wood Stove.
- Additional Interior Features
- Built-Ins, Attic Storage, Wood Floors
Exterior / Lot Features
- 2 Garage Spaces. Street Parking, Driveway.
- Deck, Patio, Porch
- Lot View
- Additional Exterior/Lot Features
- Flood Lights, Out Building, Exterior Lighting, Sidewalks. Cleared, Rural.
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