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12824 Unger Road

SMITHSBURG, MD 21783
  • $674,900
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 60 Days
  • ID#: MDWA2020988
UPDATED: 154 min ago
$674,900
  • 4
    BEDS
  • 5.93
    ACRES
  • 2
    BATHS
  • 1
    1/2 BATHS
  • 2,690
    SQFT
  • $251
    $/SQFT
Neighborhood:
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1851
County:

School Information

Elementary School:
Middle School:
High School:

Description

Have you dreamed of owning a beautifully serene and spacious home? If so, it's your lucky day! This property is BACK on the market and ready for you to call home! Fortunately, for you, the previous buyer was not able to complete the purchase. This lovingly and meticulously maintained home is blended with charm and functionality and exudes character at every turn. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat or a working farmette, the Bell-Varner House offers a unique opportunity to embrace the past while also embracing the future. Step inside to discover an updated kitchen with new countertops and flooring, complemented by refinished wood floors and updated bathrooms. The home offers 4 large bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, providing ample space for family and guests. Its large inviting rooms lend themselves to quiet conversations or comfortable entertaining. Relax and unwind with friends and a cup of coffee on the wraparound porch, offering scenic views of the surrounding landscape, including the tranquil waters of Little Grove Creek. This historic home has been thoughtfully updated to meet contemporary needs. A new oil furnace hot water baseboard heating system ensures comfort during colder months, while energy-saving windows enhance energy efficiency. Nestled on 5.93 acres of picturesque land, the Bell-Varner House offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of history while enjoying modern comforts and functionality. This remarkable property, listed on the National Register for Historic Places, was once home to the brother of renowned American Potter John Bell and his family. This property offers versatile land which boasts both pasture and arable land, this property is ideal for farming and grazing. The fertile soil supports crops while providing ample space for livestock to graze. A new well ensures reliable water access, supplemented by a 3,000-gallon cistern for auxiliary water supply, offering convenience and peace of mind for agricultural needs.Enjoy the convenience of an oversize two-car garage with room for an office, a stone bank barn, a corn crib as well as a shop with electricity for projects and hobbies. The Bell-Varner House is steeped in history, featuring many sought-after architectural features of its period. From the winding service stairs to the sweeping views of rolling hills and Little Grove Creek, every corner of this property tells a story.Don't miss your chance to own a piece of history. Schedule a showing today!

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12824 Unger Road SMITHSBURG, MD 21783

  • Price: $674,900
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 60 Days
  • Updated: 154 min ago
  • ID#: MDWA2020988
4
Beds
2
Baths
1
½ Baths
5.93
Acres
2,690
SQFT
$251
$/SQFT
1851
Built
Neighborhood:
None Available
County:
Washington
Elementary School:
Old Forge
Middle School:
Smithsburg
High School:
Smithsburg Sr.
School District:
Washington County Public Schools
Property Description
Have you dreamed of owning a beautifully serene and spacious home? If so, it's your lucky day! This property is BACK on the market and ready for you to call home! Fortunately, for you, the previous buyer was not able to complete the purchase. This lovingly and meticulously maintained home is blended with charm and functionality and exudes character at every turn. Whether you're seeking a peaceful retreat or a working farmette, the Bell-Varner House offers a unique opportunity to embrace the past while also embracing the future. Step inside to discover an updated kitchen with new countertops and flooring, complemented by refinished wood floors and updated bathrooms. The home offers 4 large bedrooms and 2 1/2 baths, providing ample space for family and guests. Its large inviting rooms lend themselves to quiet conversations or comfortable entertaining. Relax and unwind with friends and a cup of coffee on the wraparound porch, offering scenic views of the surrounding landscape, including the tranquil waters of Little Grove Creek. This historic home has been thoughtfully updated to meet contemporary needs. A new oil furnace hot water baseboard heating system ensures comfort during colder months, while energy-saving windows enhance energy efficiency. Nestled on 5.93 acres of picturesque land, the Bell-Varner House offers a rare opportunity to own a piece of history while enjoying modern comforts and functionality. This remarkable property, listed on the National Register for Historic Places, was once home to the brother of renowned American Potter John Bell and his family. This property offers versatile land which boasts both pasture and arable land, this property is ideal for farming and grazing. The fertile soil supports crops while providing ample space for livestock to graze. A new well ensures reliable water access, supplemented by a 3,000-gallon cistern for auxiliary water supply, offering convenience and peace of mind for agricultural needs.Enjoy the convenience of an oversize two-car garage with room for an office, a stone bank barn, a corn crib as well as a shop with electricity for projects and hobbies. The Bell-Varner House is steeped in history, featuring many sought-after architectural features of its period. From the winding service stairs to the sweeping views of rolling hills and Little Grove Creek, every corner of this property tells a story.Don't miss your chance to own a piece of history. Schedule a showing today!
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Colonial Construction Materials Brick Exterior Features Outbuilding(s) Garage YN No Location Type Creek/Stream Lot Features Stream/Creek Other Structures Bank BarnCorn BarnGarage(s) Parking Types Driveway Patio And Porch Features Porch(es)Wrap Around Pool No Pool Property Condition ExcellentVery GoodGood Roof Architectural ShingleMetal View PanoramicPasture Water Access YN Yes Water Body Name Little Grove Creek Water Body Type Creek Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

Interior Features

Above Grade Fin SQFT 2690 Appliances DryerRefrigeratorStoveWasherWater HeaterDishwasher Basement Unfinished Basement YN Yes Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 1345 Cooling None Fireplace Features Mantel(s)Non-Functioning Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 3 Flooring WoodCeramic Tile Heating Baseboard - Hot WaterBaseboard - Electric Heating YN Yes Interior Features Additional StairwayAtticChair RailingsFloor Plan - TraditionalKitchen - Eat-InStove - WoodWood Floors Laundry Type Upper Floor Levels 4 Spa YN No Upper Level1 Bedrooms 4 Walls Ceilings 9'+ CeilingsPlaster Walls

Property Features

Accessibility Features None Association YN No Central Air YN No Condo YN No Cooling Fuel None Foundation Details Stone Heating Fuel OilElectric Historic YN Yes Hot Water Electric Lease Considered YN No Navigable Water YN N New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 802951762600 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer On Site Septic Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 2630.00 Vacation Rental YN No Water Source Well Zoning A(R)

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©2024 Bright MLS, All Rights Reserved. IDX information is provided exclusively for consumers' personal, non-commercial use and may not be used for any purpose other than to identify prospective properties consumers may be interested in purchasing. Some properties which appear for sale may no longer be available because they are for instance, under contract, sold, or are no longer being offered for sale. Information is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed accurate by the MLS or Pearson Smith Realty. Some real estate firms do not participate in IDX and their listings do not appear on this website. Some properties listed with participating firms do not appear on this website at the request of the seller. Data last updated: 2024-05-29T07:51:20.933.
 
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