Located in the quiet Stevenson community, 1724 Hillside Rd features a stunning, classic c. 1880 shingle style 5 Bedroom Dutch Colonial home. Renovated and expanded for today’s modern living, this extraordinary home retains vintage flooring, original fireplaces and details.
A large entry welcomes guests into the bright and spacious Living Room with a fireplace, accented by a large picture window, and a Powder Room. The formal Dining Room also enjoys a fireplace, two sets of built-in bookcases and a bay window with built-in window seat. A wide cased portal leads into the Sunroom with three walls of windows and French doors to the deck and the adjoining Den with a fireplace. The adjacent Family Room features a fireplace and two sets of French doors to the large Screened Porch, a must-have for Maryland summers. The custom gourmet Kitchen features commercial grade stainless appliances and granite counters.
A large Sitting Hall at the top of the main staircase enjoys a vintage built-in linen cabinet and access to the Bedrooms beyond. The Primary Suite includes a Bedroom, Dressing Room with two double closets and Primary Bath with a glass enclosed shower stall. Four additional Bedrooms and three Baths share this level (including one en-suite Bedroom built-out as a Library with built-in bookcases and base cabinets). The finished walk-out Lower Level features a Recreation Room with two double cedar closets, built-in desk, and a large walk-in storage closet. An arched glazed door leads to the climate controlled Wine Room.The Craftsroom/Studio features an entry door, oak island with flat file drawers and deep storage closet. The Laundry Room, Garden Room/Workshop and Utility Room complete this level.
Just beyond the main house sits a stunning rebuilt three-story Barn/Office/Studio with gorgeous views of the yard and stream from the fourth level cupola retreat and deck. A large bluestone Patio at the rear of the main house is a peaceful retreat, overlooking the stone fishpond and waterfall. With two beautifully landscaped acres including a deep back yard, enclosed, raised garden bed area and footbridge fording the Jones Falls stream, 1724 Hillside Rd offers a wide variety of beautiful indoor and outdoor living spaces in a highly convenient yet tranquil locale!
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