5550 His Lordships Place,  La Plata MD, 20646

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$674,900
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4 beds, 1 Full baths, 3,021 sqft
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MLS# MDCH215180
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Description for 5550 His Lordships Place La Plata, MD 20646
This ia a great oppertunity to own a phenominal historic retreat minutes from all the services in Waldorf and La Plata but protected by privacy, plantings and historic viewsheds giving the buyer the best of both worlds! "The Lindens" is a Federal style house built in 1830, retaining its origional Greek Revival woodwork! Protected by 5 acres of lawns and beautiful boxwood & privet the back lawn boasts a sparkling inground pool, tennis court , gazebo, and 2 pyramidal outbuildings and old tobacco barn. It is bordered by 136.3147 acres of farmland and woods that have protective easments keeping those views open forever! All of this is visable and can be enjoyed from the large rear screened in porch! The house is approached thru an alley of cedar trees. The two and a half story frame home retains most of its original wooden siding and has a massive chimney pent where the original owner carved his initials "JFG" and the 1840 date of constuction. ( Although the 1840 date is carved into the chimney brick, the manor house construction date is believed to be 1830 or earlier, and parts of the house can be of an earlier date! ) The entrance hall has a stairway that rises 3 floors and there is a beautiful arch and columns that divides the space. Living and dining rooms have high ceilings and windows, large fireplaces and folding doors between the rooms that can make the space 2 private rooms or a large entertainment area. A large bright library/family room is on the opposite side of the hall added in 1880! There is a large family kitchen with some brick walls and old woodwork and a seperate breakfast/family dining area! Upstairs there are 4 large bedrooms...the main bedroom has tall windows with beautiful views of the grounds and a wood burning fireplace....one of the remaining 3 bedroom also boasts a wood burning fireplace! The third floor has two additional rooms with multiple uses. The properties location make it an easy commute to DC, Annapolis and all the military bases......Or in today's enviorment a great place to work at home with many options for home offices surrounded by peace and quiet! Call for a personal viewing!
Price
$674,900
None Available
CHARLES
4
1 Full
3,021 (approx)
MDCH215180
Active
Description
This ia a great oppertunity to own a phenominal historic retreat minutes from all the services in Waldorf and La Plata but protected by privacy, plantings and historic viewsheds giving the buyer the best of both worlds! "The Lindens" is a Federal style house built in 1830, retaining its origional Greek Revival woodwork! Protected by 5 acres of lawns and beautiful boxwood & privet the back lawn boasts a sparkling inground pool, tennis court , gazebo, and 2 pyramidal outbuildings and old tobacco barn. It is bordered by 136.3147 acres of farmland and woods that have protective easments keeping those views open forever! All of this is visable and can be enjoyed from the large rear screened in porch! The house is approached thru an alley of cedar trees. The two and a half story frame home retains most of its original wooden siding and has a massive chimney pent where the original owner carved his initials "JFG" and the 1840 date of constuction. ( Although the 1840 date is carved into the chimney brick, the manor house construction date is believed to be 1830 or earlier, and parts of the house can be of an earlier date! ) The entrance hall has a stairway that rises 3 floors and there is a beautiful arch and columns that divides the space. Living and dining rooms have high ceilings and windows, large fireplaces and folding doors between the rooms that can make the space 2 private rooms or a large entertainment area. A large bright library/family room is on the opposite side of the hall added in 1880! There is a large family kitchen with some brick walls and old woodwork and a seperate breakfast/family dining area! Upstairs there are 4 large bedrooms...the main bedroom has tall windows with beautiful views of the grounds and a wood burning fireplace....one of the remaining 3 bedroom also boasts a wood burning fireplace! The third floor has two additional rooms with multiple uses. The properties location make it an easy commute to DC, Annapolis and all the military bases......Or in today's enviorment a great place to work at home with many options for home offices surrounded by peace and quiet! Call for a personal viewing!
Listing Information
Property Type: Single Family, Other
4 1 Full
0 5 Acres County Assessor
3,021 (approx) $223.4 1830
Other Construction, Wood Siding
None Available
Other, Stone, Brick/Morta
Other, Oil Hot Water Heater, Well
Septic
Neighborhood
School Information
District: Charles County Public Schools
Room Information
Bathrooms
1
Kitchen, Living Room, Library, Breakfast Room, Attic
Formal
Interior Features
3,021 Sq. Ft. Above Ground
Dishwasher, Dryer, Refrigerator, Stove, Washer
Hardwood, Ceramic Tile, Vinyl, Wood
Central Air, Electric
Oil, Hot Water
Bay Window(s), Wood Frame
4, Mantle, Fireplace
Security System
Attic Storage, Crown Molding, Built-Ins, Built-Ins, Wood Floors, Window Treatment, 9Ft+ Ceilings, High Ceiling
Exterior / Lot Features
Driveway
Wood, Other
Porch, Screened-in, Brick
Composition Shingle
Pool
Filtered, In-ground
Trees/Woods, Pasture
RC
Out Building, Tennis Court, Trees, Rural, Secluded
Driving Directions
From Waldorf, South on Rt 5 ( Leonardtown Rd) to right on Rt 488 to Left onto His Lordships Place, house at end. From La Plata, south on Rt 6 ( Charles Street) to left on Rt 488, to Right onto His Lordships Place ( private drive) to house at end.
Financial Considerations
$3,585
2019
Listing Price History

La Plata Real Estate

La Plata is located in Maryland. La Plata, Maryland 20646 has a population of 8,691.

The median household income in La Plata, Maryland 20646 is $78,842. The median household income for the surrounding county is $75,508 compared to the national median of $50,013. The median age of people living in La Plata 20646 is 39 years.

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