Hagerstown, Maryland — Green Home For Sale

Well Taught Farm - Built 1770 - 10 acs w/stone mansion surrounded by trout stream-environmentally responsible/resource efficient for 250 yrs.Secluded commuter friendly, naturalist oasis w/ wildlife, bird sanctuary & certified butterfly way station.

Listing ID: 19781

  • Energy Efficient Home
  • Solar - Photovoltaic

Asking Price (USD) $650,000
Annual Property Tax $3,427
Annual Utility Cost $150
Home Area 4,200 sq ft
Bedrooms 5
Bathrooms 2
Total Property Area 10 acres
Year Built 2015

Property Description

Historic early 18th century farmstead (restoration completed in 2014) sited down a 1/2 mile drive on a bluff overlooking the confluence of 2 stocked trout streams is sequestered in a 10 acre parklike setting surrounded by streams with pastures. Circa 1770 pristinely restored stone mansion w/ 5 bedrooms, center hall, 3 story staircase, formal parlors w/ornate millwork, keeping room w/hearth, fps, large original kit w/ hearth. Green Home.

What makes your home a Green or Healthy Home?

Complete restoration completed in 2014. Energy efficient - solar electric, solar thermal hot water, some radiant floors. Geothermal heat & A/C , all energy star windows & appliances, highest R factor insulation & electric car charger. Construction-natural thermal-stone & logs from the site.Trees for shading & window placement for natural light. All hardwood flooring. Glass conservatory w/radiant floors & dramatic views of trout stream. Rain barrels for extensive floral gardens & organic produce.

Neighborhood Description

Area of historic old farms, homes & villages. This farm's beauty includes: 2 trout streams, environmentally sensitive lands, flood plains , wetlands, scenic vistas, habitats for rare & endangered species, forested areas, historic areas, victory & floral gardens& next to cropland, pastures, 100's of ornamental trees , recreational areas -boating & fishing,miles of trails along trout streams,through orchards, hay fields, forests & wildflowers. Commute to DC/Balt Close to restaurants & shopping.

Market Area

Bedroom community of Baltimore & DC that retains it's 200 year old rural beauty found in the 1000's of acres of farmland, state parks & national parks. Trout streams ribbon the county.

School District

Access to the Blue Ribbon public schools and nationally ranked private schools.


Commuter location to Washington DC, Baltimore, Virginia & West Virginia.Ten Minutes from major routes.

Home Type or Land

Single Family - Two Story

Location of Home or Land


Elevation of Home

Sea Level

Building Details

Air Quality

Agriculture in Area Yes
Industry in Area No
Air Pollution in Area No
Pesticide Free Yes
Fragrance Free Yes
Cleaned with Green Products Yes

Interior Environment

Heating System Geothermal
Cooling System Geothermal
Ventilation System Other
Whole House Filtration None
Whole House Vacuum No

Energy & Water

Energy System Solar - Photovoltaic
Water System Well
Wastewater System Septic System

Construction Information

Construction Type Other
Exterior Finish Masonry
Interior Finish Gypsum Board - Sheet Rock
Interior Paint Milk Paint
Floor Material Wood - Solid
Roof Material Metal
Window Material Other
Insulation Material Urethane Foam

Garage / Car Port

Garage / Carport Yes
Garage Type Carport Detached
Number of Cars 3
Garage Area 300 sqft