WASHINGTON, D.C. – (July 13, 2017) – A historic home, known as the Thomas Law House, has just listed for $2.5 million. The property was famously occupied by Thomas Law and Elizabeth Parke Custis, the granddaughter of Martha Washington.
Newlywed Law and Custis resided in the home for three months immediately after its construction while their own home was being built, giving the property the nickname, ‘The Honeymoon House’. The estate was later converted into a hotel during the Civil War, then transformed again into a hospital and medical clinic. The Thomas Law House was named to the National Register of Historic Places in the 1970s.
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MCLEAN, VA – (July 13, 2017) – A $3.649 million luxury residence has hit the market, boasting a ballroom large enough to accommodate 200 guests. The home’s 5,500-square-foot entertainment wing has been known to host political leaders for fundraisers and social gatherings. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Shayan Oraee has the listing at 8305 Alvord Street.
The home’s European-style grand salon ballroom includes a Waterford crystal chandelier, originally commissioned for a middle eastern prince before being acquired by a previous home owner. Completing the space are
OCEAN CITY, MD (July 6, 2017) – An eclectic waterfront home in Ocean City, nicknamed the 'Big Boy' house, has just listed for $3.499 million. The property gets its name from the full-sized Big Boy diner statue in the home's dining room. Custom-built for the home’s original owner, the unique designs are still present all throughout the residence. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Jamie Caine has the listing at 4201 Atlantic Avenue.
"Everything about this house is unique and full of character," said Caine. “Luckily, subsequent owners have embraced the home’s eclectic design and have preserved the style over the years.”
Architect David Parker oversaw the construction
Former civil war hospital and tobacco plantation in the 1800s
ANNAPOLIS, MD – (July 5, 2017) – On a lush point of land with panoramic views overlooking the South River, a $6.2 million luxury estate has just hit the market. Listed with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Georgie Berkinshaw, the residence at 36 Shadow Point rests on 3.6 acres of private land and 1,800-feet of waterfrontage.
Located on the site of a former 500-acre tobacco plantation, the property later housed a hospital for Civil War soldiers. The structure burned to the ground in 1900 and was rebuilt to its current design in 1920. When the property was restored in the mid-2000s, the renovation lasted
ANNAPOLIS, MD (June 30, 2017) – A $4.995 million waterfront estate has just hit the market on the Severn River, featuring 150-feet of waterfrontage. The custom home, located at 803 Coachway was recently renovated and is listed with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Travis Gray.
“The home perfectly showcases stunning views of the Severn River below,” said Gray. “Luxury upgrades are everywhere, but the home still feels intimate and welcoming.”
The professionally-landscaped yard offers a waterside gunite pool with custom inlays and fountains, a spa, fireplace and private
BISHOPVILLE, MD – (June 30, 2017) – A waterfront home, located in Piney Island, has been listed for $939,000 and includes a self-sustaining bunker. Located at 10684 Piney Island Drive, the property is being represented by Katy Durham and Rick Meehan of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Ocean City office.
Inspired by Swiss design, the bunker was created by the current owner to provide self-sustained shelter to its occupants in case of a catastrophic event. The bunker could sustain two adults for six months’ time.
The shelter includes 12-inch reinforced concrete walls and
ANNAPOLIS, MD (May 24, 2017) – A historic home on the largest available lot in the Historic District has just hit the market for $1.199 million. The residence is known as the Harry R. England House and is rumored to be a former carriage house associated with the John Brice lll House nearby, which would date the property to the mid-1700s. Historical evidence is limited and records most reliably date the home to the 1930s.
Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Travis Gray of the company’s Annapolis Church office has the listing at 203 Prince George Street.
The home is situated on a
KENSINGTON, MD (April 17, 2017) – A $2.15 million luxury residence has just hit the market in Chevy Chase View. The 6,000-square-foot Colonial-style home has been listed by Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Helen Trybus of the company’s Bethesda Downtown office.
Located at 4009 Everett Street, the property offers five bedrooms, five bathrooms and one partial bathroom on a nearly half-acre lot. The property was built in 2007 by The Banks Development Company as a blend of traditional and modern styles, designed to blend seamlessly into the stylish Chevy Chase community.
Additional property details include:
- Kitchen with stainless steel appliances, island with breakfast
LEESBURG, VA (April 12, 2017) – A $1.175 million River Creek luxury residence has just listed for the first time since its construction in 1999. The 7,284-square-foot property was built for entertaining and includes state-of-the-art security features. Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Diane Northern of the company’s Leesburg office has the listing at 43333 Sugarbush Court.
Property details include:
- Four bedrooms, four full bathrooms and one partial bathroom
- Gourmet kitchen with Viking appliances, double oven and an oversized island with breakfast bar
- Elevator, indoor pool, spa room, sun room, screened porch, wet bar and three fireplaces
WASHINGTON, DC. (April 12, 2017) – A $1.299 million Colonial-style home has just hit the market on Lake Barcroft, formerly owned by President Richard Nixon advisor Robert Finch. Finch served in a variety of political leadership capacities, starting with his post as the Lieutenant Governor for the state of California, then serving as the Nixon Administration’s Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare and finally the primary counselor to Nixon. The former Finch home, located at 6323 Beachway Drive, has been listed with Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s Ken Trotter.
The Finch family relocated from California to the Washington, D.C. area in 1969 where they immediately settled in the