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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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Raw Glamour: Bolton Hill Townhouse Bares Unfinished Plaster Walls

2 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 12:01pm

Hot House: 1612 Bolton Street, Baltimore, 21217



Federal style townhouse in painted brick with wood trim, circa 1920 (possibly older) , with new membrane roof. Four bedrooms, 3 full baths over 4,200 sq. ft., with third floor in-law suite and unfinished basement. Original historic details w/minimalist modern renovation. Entrance foyer, living room, sitting room, family room, large lower level kitchen, master bedroom, third floor in-law suite. Hardwood floors throughout, original mantels, ornate fireplace stove, plaster details, unfinished plaster walls. Deep garden with room for 2-car parking. No central air: $445,000 Read More →

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Just Listed: Huge Roland Park Condo In 1920 Beaux Arts Building

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 23, 2016 10:30am

6 Upland Road, Unit S-4, Baltimore, MD 21210

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Large apartment in European style brick and stucco Edward Palmer building, circa 1920. Four bedrooms, two baths over 2,585 sq. ft. Entrance foyer, 30’ living room with wood burning fireplace, formal dining room, 33’ glass sunroom with marble floor and views over Roland Park. Hardwood floors throughout, large bedrooms, updated baths, kitchen with butler’s pantry. Two storage bins, one deeded garage parking space, elevator building: $374,900 (+ $1,851/mo. HOA fee) Offer pending Read More →

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Georgian Mansion In Guilford With Stunning Pool, Views of Sherwood Gardens

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 16, 2016 10:30am

Hot House: 207 E. Highfield Road, Baltimore, MD 21218


Georgian style Colonial in Butler stone with slate roof. Circa 1925, in mint condition. Six bedrooms, 5 full and 2 half baths, 8,660 sq. ft. over three stories with full finished basement. Grand entrance foyer, large formal living and dining rooms, gourmet eat-in kitchen with cherry custom cabinets and Wolf range, family room, mahogany paneled library, billiards room, luxury master bedroom suite. Wine cellar, stone patio with fireplace and loggia overlooking heated pool, private .8 acre lot, attached 2 car garage. Zoned heat and a/c, cable ready, security system, intercom: $2,795,000 Read More →

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1,600 Sq. Ft. Cottage In Roland Park: A Renovation Opportunity

10 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 11:00am

Hot House: 216 Oakdale Road, Baltimore, MD 21210


Stone and shingle, English style cottage, circa 1894, in need of full renovation. Three bedrooms, two baths over 1,588 sq. ft. Semi-circular stone front porch, 50-year architectural shingle roof, unfinished full basement, and attic. Hardwood floors throughout, living room with fireplace and French doors to sunroom, separate dining room, kitchen. Extra room on second floor with potential for master bath or office. Landscaped front garden with stone walkway. Flat, sunny backyard with driveway and garage foundation: $335,000 Read More →

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