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Great-Looking Laurelford Contemporary, Just Listed: Shades of Frank Lloyd Wright

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 29, 2016 1:25am

Hot House: 12306 Michaelsford Road, Cockeysville, MD 21030


Contemporary style house, circa 1990, fully renovated, in stone with cedar siding and shingle roof. Tiered back deck, stone patio, balcony off master bedroom. 5 bedrooms, 3.5 baths over 3,253 sq. ft and four levels, including finished walk-out basement. Open floor plan, vaulted ceilings, living room with fireplace, custom gourmet kitchen with limestone countertops, cherry cabinets, high-end s/s appliances. Family room w/stone fireplace adjacent to kitchen and doors to deck, heated sunroom with woodland views. Large master suite with walk in closets, luxury bathroom. 3 further bedrooms on top floor, one on lower level. Zoned heat and central a/c. Two-car attached garage on side. Heated driveway. Stone hardscaping on landscaped 1.5 acre lot: $845,500 

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Hampden’s Most Expensive House: Giant Flip Asks $400K – More Than Triple The Sold Price

2 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 22, 2016 10:37am

Hot House: 3250 Keswick Road, Baltimore, 21211


New renovation of three-story Hampden rowhouse, circa 1900, brick with composite roof, on Wyman Park. Three bedrooms, three full, one half bath over 1,746 square feet with front porch, walk-out back deck, and separate basement entrance. Open plan main floor with exposed brick walls, living/dining area, kitchen with industrial shelving, granite counters, stainless appliances. Large master bedroom suite with separate closet room and luxury ensuite bath with red, barn-style sliding door. Two further bedrooms, upstairs sitting room and laundry. Custom French barn door in the kitchen leads to covered rear parking pad. $399,000   Read More →

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‘Gone With The Wind’ Style Mansion on N. Charles Street, Circa 1928: First Time To Market

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Nov 01, 2016 8:47am

Hot House: 4309 N. Charles Street, Baltimore 21218


“Oak Acre,”  in cream stucco, circa 1928, with slate roof, stone porch. Six bedrooms, 5 full and 1 half bath, over 3 stories and 6,418 sq. ft., in good condition. A 30′ entrance hall, 9′ ceilings,  grand staircase with hand-carved spindles, large living room and library with fireplaces, multiple french doors. BSO Symphony Decorators’ Show House  2015. Hardwood floors, carved moldings, rich architectural detail. En suite master bedroom, second floor study with french doors to wrought-iron balcony, paneled pocket doors. Third floor billiards room with vintage table. Terraced grounds, two covered porches, two-car garage with walled stone courtyard. On a 1.05 acre lot with mature oaks: $1,395,000 Read More →

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Nice Little Starter Home In Lauraville: $215K, Includes Barn

1 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016 10:34am

Hot House: 2807 Goodwood Road, Baltimore, 21214


Wood shingle, bungalow-style house, circa 1925, with front and back porches, slate and asphalt roof. Three bedrooms, one full and one half-bath over 1,561 sq. ft. Entrance foyer, open living/dining area, large kitchen, powder room on main floor. Hardwood floors throughout, wide moldings and baseboards, original leaded glass sidelights and transom in front door.  Three upstairs bedrooms, each with large closet, updated hall bath. Partially finished basement with family room, laundry room, storage. Wood shingle barn/outbuilding in back, 22’x36′, insulated, with sink and toilet. Backyard with garden. New boiler, central a/c, on .18 acre lot: $215,000 Read More →

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A Modernist House In The Woods: Authentic ‘Deck House’ In Towson

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 18, 2016 10:44am


Hot House: 1104 High Country Road, Towson, MD 21286



Late Modernist “Deck House,” circa 1971, with cedar siding and shingle roof, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths over two levels and 3,318 sq. ft. Post-and-beam construction with mahogany beams and vaulted cedar ceilings. Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors, walls of windows, hardwood floors on main floor. Open-plan living and dining room with raised hearth fireplace, burled wood built-in cabinets, cathedral ceiling and wooded views. Kitchen has Quebec cherry cabinets, granite counters and island, Sub-Zero fridge. Main floor master suite with walk-in closet and jetted tub overlooking woods. Large lower-level family room with gas fireplace, built-in book cases bedroom, storage room w/ cedar closet, bathroom with steam shower and separate office. Numerous decks, bluestone patio, gardens on 1.04 acres: $595,000

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A 1,200 Sq. Ft. Palace: Magnificent One Bedroom In Former Mt. Vernon Ballroom

2 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 11, 2016 11:15am

Hot House: 700 Cathedral Street #202, Baltimore, MD 21201


One bedroom condo in historic Decatur Miller mansion, circa 1853, brick structure faced in brownstone, designed by Niernsee & Neilson in the Italian Renaissance style. Building has marble entrance lobby, original stained glass skylight, dramatic curved staircase, elevator to all floors. The 1,200 sq. ft. apartment is in pristine condition. One bedroom, 2 baths, huge living room, large bedroom with 11-ft. pocket doors, demi-lune library with curved wall of windows facing south and west. Modern granite kitchen and bathrooms. Grand scale rooms with operable arched windows, 14-ft. hand-painted fresco ceilings with ornate moldings and gilt fretwork, original marble fireplace mantels, massive gilded mirrors, hardwood floors. On lower level, 12×20′ storage room with exercise space: $495,000 Read More →

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Modernist Home’s 2010 Renovation Lives Up to 1969 Award-Winning Original Design

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Oct 04, 2016 1:05pm

Hot House: 4 Grenadier Court, Owings Mills, MD 21117


Noted modernist home designed by Charles Richter, circa 1969, in painted brick with new cool metal, energy-saving roof. Recent and total award-winning renovation by Washington, D.C. architect David Jameson. Four bedrooms, 3 full and 2 half baths over 6,614 sq. ft. Open-plan design features two connecting main floor pavilions and large lower-level family room. Custom millwork and cabinetry throughout. Interior skylight, floor-to-ceiling glass and full-length deck overlooking woods. Custom gourmet kitchen with two oversize islands, Sub Zero refrigerators, Miele in-wall coffee machine and appliances. Pan burner fireplace in living room, Murano glass chandelier in dining room. Large, main floor master suite overlooks woods. Ultra modern master bath. Downstairs has hotel-style bar, seamless poured resin Bolidt floor, chalkboard ceiling. Also fourth bedroom, all with wooded views. Central air, security system, sound system.  3.75 private acres: $2,400,000 Read More →

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Restored 1920’s Arts And Crafts Bungalow Just Listed In Cedarcroft

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 20, 2016 10:30am

Hot House: 6105 Blackburn Lane, Cedarcroft, Baltimore 21212


Arts and Crafts style bungalow, circa 1922, with wood clapboard siding and new shingle roof. Four bedrooms, 2 full baths over two stories and 2,026 sq. ft. with half basement. Large living room w/ fireplace, dining room, den, galley kitchen, large deck off kitchen.  Three bedrooms and full bath on main level. Wood floors throughout. Large loft-style bedroom and full bath upstairs. Well maintained, with new exterior paint, upgraded electric, backup generator, central a/c,  waterproofed basement. On .34 landscaped acres with gardens. Garage/potting shed: $449,000 Read More →

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Big Cottage or Little Mansion? Pretty Tudor on Guilford Cul-de-Sac

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 13, 2016 11:05am

Hot House: 4407 Bedford Place, Baltimore 21218


Stone and stucco Palmer-Lamdin house, well-maintained, circa 1928 with slate roof. Four bedrooms, 3 full, 2 half baths over 3,129 sq. ft. Architectural details incl. carved doors, timbered ceiling in den, wrought iron, stonework, canopy arches. Living room with large fireplace, den, family room with French doors to garden, gourmet kitchen w/built-in, en suite master, separate teen suite, finished basement, central a/c, whole house generator, stone patio, extensive hardscaping: $639,000 Read More →


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Little House on Lotta Land: Architect’s Luxury Renovation Of 1879 Sparks Schoolhouse

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Sep 06, 2016 11:15am

Hot House: 7 Stoddard Court, Sparks, MD 21152


Architect redesign of 1879 stone one-room schoolhouse with slate roof.  One bedroom, one bath, 1,625 sq. ft. Open floor plan, hardwood floors throughout. Large main floor living room/gourmet kitchen with Wolf range, Miele appliances, granite counters, custom cabinetry. Custom wine room. Luxury full marble bath with seating and gas fireplace. Upstairs loft bedroom with vaulted ceiling. Large laundry room, good storage, central a/c. Extensively landscaped, private 4.5 acre grounds with heated swimming pool, stone poolhouse and stone barn/shed: $635,000. Read More →

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