Rare opportunity to purchase Cedar Top – one of the original homes in the heart of Ruxton. This is one of the larger properties in Ruxton, total 3.91 acres, with possible subdivision rights. The driveway connects 2 existing houses – 1919 Ruxton Road and 1740 Circle Road – both on the same parcel of land. The main house (1919 Ruxton Road), is 5,419 sq. ft., was built in 1896 as a summer home and was expanded in the 1920’s when it became a full-time residence. The main house includes a dumbwaiter and an elevator with mahogany paneling. Most of the home’s original features still remain including claw foot bathtubs, vintage light fixtures, transom windows, and bas relief sculptures above 2 of the 9 fireplaces. The main house is ideal for entertaining, with 2 large living rooms, a library, a dining room, and a kitchen/family room with an open floor plan. The main house also has a sleeping porch, 2 staircases, 5 2nd flr bedrooms as well as 3 on the 3rd, 5 full and 2 half baths. The gardens boast several Maryland Champion trees (largest and/or oldest of their kind), and the swimming pool is 10 feet deep. The guest cottage (1740 Circle Road) is 1,414 sq. ft. and has 3 bedrooms and 1.5 baths. Truly a one-of-a-kind property, with only two owners since 1896. By appointment only.
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