$929,900
4 Beds
2.5 Baths
2,900 SqFt
0.18 Acre Lot
7,840 Sqft Lot

Property Map

$929,900 – 7308 Baltimore Avenue, Takoma Park, MD 20912

Street View

Courtesy of David L Maplesden, Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc..

Description

If you like period homes, you will fall in love with this 1893 Four-level home with so many adorable original features combined with recent updates that have brought an elderly Grand Dame into the 21st Century for the lifestyle today’s buyers expect. Featured as Fairview Cottage in a 1908 Takoma Park publication, this 4BR 2.5BA home offers an old-fashioned front porch complete with teak swing, along with a new open-plan kitchen featuring granite countertops, maple cabinets, and stainless-steel appliances. It has hardwood floors throughout and offers an unusual oversized detached 2-car garage with automatic door opener and long driveway. Heating and cooling are provided by first-floor zoned-unit central air conditioning that is brand new 6/18, upper level separately zoned CAC and gas hot water radiator heating. The kitchen overlooks the dining room that has a decorative fireplace, room for a large dining table, and a rare Jefferson Window that opens up like a door and leads to a south-facing sunroom~a great place to enjoy sunny winter afternoons. The living room is grand, with tall ceilings and bay windows providing plenty of light that’s great for entertaining or just relaxing and reading! This is a great house for parties with an easy flow from living and dining rooms with open access to the kitchen. A half bathroom that doubles as a laundry room is located behind the kitchen and mud room/pantry. The 2nd level has 3 good-sized bedrooms~one with a wall of bay windows and beautiful light~and a renovated hall bathroom, complete with heated towel rack! On the way up the stairs to the top level, you pass a signature that was uncovered by the sellers during a renovation, signed by Miss Mary Lang in 1902. This is a very special owners~ suite with wood floors, a built-in chest of drawers and closets, and a huge bathroom with a Jacuzzi style tub and space for a meditation area. It’s a great space to unwind in after a long day of work. The top two floors are cooled by a ductless AC system. The basement has lots of storage space and its own storm-cellar door exit. It’s ideal for a workshop and other hobbies with an old quarter bath there, too. The rear garden is large with a deck behind the house and room to garden. You are just 0.5 of a mile and a 1-minute drive from Takoma Metro Station on the Red Line with a bus station beside it. It’s a short drive to Whole Foods in downtown Silver Spring, and you can walk to the Historic Takoma Park restaurants and shops or the Community Center and library. Montgomery College Campus is a short stroll away. Children can walk to Takoma Park Elementary and Middle Schools, while the base high school is the prestigious Montgomery Blair. Enjoy living in a popular community with neighbors who welcome you and make you feel this is a special city and place! Don’t miss this opportunity to own a piece of Victorian splendor in the Historic District of Takoma Park City!

Property Details and Features

Property Access

  • Road Responsibility: City/County
  • Black Top

Appliances and Equipment

  • Refrigerator
  • Disposal
  • Oven/Range – Gas
  • Dryer
  • Washer
  • Washer/Dryer Stacked
  • Water Heater
  • Icemaker
  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave

Basement

  • Unfinished
  • Rear Entrance
  • Connecting Stairway

Bathrooms

  • 3 total bathrooms
  • 2 bathrooms on all upper levels
  • 2 full bathrooms
  • 1 half bathroom
  • 1 half bathroom on main level

Bedrooms

  • 4 bedrooms on upper levels
  • 4 bedrooms

House

  • 2,900 sqft living area
  • 2,900 sqft above grade (finished)
  • 400 sqft below grade (unfinished)
  • Built in 1893
  • Structure Type: Detached
  • Wall & Ceiling Types: 9’+ Ceilings,Paneled Walls
  • 4 levels in building
  • 3+ levels
  • Victorian
  • Wood Siding

Cooling

  • Central Air
  • Electric
  • Ceiling Fan(s)
  • Central A/C
  • Zoned

Doors

  • Storm

Exterior Features

  • Sidewalks
  • Street Lights

Fees

  • Front Foot Fee Pymt Freq: Annually

Fireplaces

  • 1 fireplace
  • Mantel(s)
  • Marble
  • Non-Functioning
  • Wood

Floors

  • Wood
  • Concrete
  • Tile/Brick

Foundation

  • Concrete Perimeter

Garage

  • 2 garage spaces

Heating

  • Oil
  • Hot Water

Interior Features

  • Dining Area
  • Kitchen – Country
  • Window Treatments
  • Wood Floors
  • Built-Ins
  • CeilngFan(s)
  • Combination Kitchen/Dining
  • Floor Plan – Traditional
  • Kitchen – Gourmet
  • Master Bath(s)
  • Recessed Lighting

Laundry

  • Dryer In Unit
  • Main Floor
  • Washer In Unit

Listing

  • 20 days on market
  • $321 per sqft

Location

  • County: Montgomery
  • Location Type: Downtown
  • Subdivision: Takoma Park

Lot

  • 7,837 sqft
  • 0.18 acres

Parking

  • Concrete Driveway
  • Private
  • Public

Property

  • Historic
  • Other Structures: Above Grade,Below Grade
  • View: City,Street,Trees/Woods

Roof

  • Composite

Schools

  • School District: MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
  • Elementary School: TAKOMA PARK
  • Middle School: TAKOMA PARK
  • High School: MONTGOMERY BLAIR

Sewer

  • Public Sewer

Taxes

  • City/Town Tax: $3,499
  • City/Town Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • County Tax: $7,306
  • County Tax Pymnt Freq: Annually
  • Tax Annual Amount: $10,923
  • Tax Year: 2018

Utilities

  • Hot Water: Natural Gas
  • Cable TV Available
  • DSL Available
  • Electric Available
  • Natural Gas Available
  • Multiple Phone Lines
  • Sewer Available
  • Water Available

Windows

  • Bay/Bow
  • Screens

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