FIND ~ BUY ~ LIST ~ SELL ~ LEASE
Waterfront
Address
8and2 Springfield Lane Williamsport, MD
Price
$ 4,500,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#MDWA2000066
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyWASHINGTON
  • CityWilliamsport
  • Zip21795
  • StyleColonial,Federal,Georgian,Manor
  • Price$ 4,500,000
  • Bedrooms9
  • Full Bathrooms5
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage6446
  • Lot Size7.31 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Real Estate Teams, LLC
Data Source:
Bright MLS - 382 - MD
Property Description

Historic Springfield Farm Village-Circa 1700's-PERHAPS ONE OF THE MOST HISTORIC AMERICAN PROPERTIES TO COME ON THE INTERNATIONAL MARKET IN MEMORY. Springfield exceeds private&governmental criteria in determining national historical significance.A visit here is a tour of 5 centuries of important American history. Springfield features THE NATION'S OLDEST DISTILLARY COMPLEX&IS LOCATED IN A TOWN THAT IS A NATIONAL TOURIST DESTINATION,WHO’S C&O NATIONAL PARK ATTRACTS APPROXIMATELY 4 MILLION VISITORS A YEAR. SPRINGFIELD, IT'S OCCUPANTS&FAMILY MEMBERS HAVE HAD MAJOR ROLES IN AMERICAN HISTORY. WARS- French and Indian Wars, War of 1812, Revolutionary War& Civil War. CONFLICTS- Indian Conflicts, Whiskey Rebellion& Native American Encampment. FAMOUS GENERALS Gen. Williams was a Revolutionary War hero, A virtual “Who’s Who” of Civil War luminaries encamped at Springfield& General Braddock traded here during the French and Indian War. CIVIL WAR HISTORY- Springfield&nearby Falling Waters Battlefield were Robert E. Lee’s final northern soil encampments during the Gettysburg Campaign.1000 wagons of wounded flooded Springfield and the town. Major engagements ensued here before Lee escaped across the Potomac River to Southern soil. The Springfield Distillery saved the town from burning .The Confederate direct reports notified their generals that they could not burn down Williamsport(as they had ransomed other towns) as“ Williamsport is where we get our whiskey.” ARCHITECTURAL AND SITE HISTORY- 17th,18th, 19th,20th &21th century site and architecture& An Early Native American Property transfer predating area English Land Grants. DECLARATION OF INDEPENDENCE- Several family members were signers.TRANSPORTATION HISTORY- C&O Canal surveyor, Rivertown Founder& Important in the National Road&Railroad Development. PRESIDENTIAL HISTORY- Where George Washington dined when he visited to consider Williamsport for the Nation’s Capital. Where George Washington stayed when returning from the Whiskey Rebellion. INDUSTRIAL HISTORY- DISTILLERY COMPLEX-OLDEST IN AMERICA- The Still House -4 story Stone distillery structure, circa early to mid 1700’s. Spring & Springhouse date to late 1600s to 1727- has piping connected to the distillery. Distiller’s Quarters,Barrel Fermentation Cellar,Tavern,Carriage House,Livery Stable,Gatekeeper'sHouse & 2 additional barns. This is believed to be the oldest distillery complex in the nation. It even predates George Washington’s Distillery. This property could be the crown jewel of the nation’s famous historic Whiskey Trail Tourist Attraction, a driving tour of the earliest distilleries. The current crown jewel is The George Washington Mount Vernon Distillery Complex which is not as old & is a total reproduction.The economic possibilities for tours and product branding are impressive. CONTIGUOUS PUBLIC MUNICIPAL AMENITIES- Springfield Barn Museum- one of the state’s largest bank barns & other period agricultural buildings, modern rest room pavilion, picnic area, gardens, parkland & benches, Civil War Walking Trails and displays, parking, public swimming pool complex& outdoor events center. WALKING DISTANCE - C&O CANAL,NEW NATIONAL PARK & HEADQUARTERS & POTOMAC RIVER. Springfield’s RESIDENTIAL STRUCTURES- 4 residential structures comprising 5 separate homes in the Historic Springfield Farm Village. They are the Manor House - Colonial Wing and the Ballroom Wing, the Still House, the Gate House & the Spring House. Additionally there is a restorable guest cottage. THE MANOR HOUSE- Ballroom, Tavern -now the formal dining room, Public rooms - numerous parlors, library&2 dining rooms, Private Rooms - 9 bedrooms, support facilities, 2 kitchens & prep room. SEE 125 PHOTOGRAPHS, VIRTUAL TOUR, ARIELS AND SLIDESHOW FOR BUILDING INVENTORY, SITE FEATURES, INTERIORS, AND AMENITIES. ASK AGENT FOR DETAILS ON POTENTIAL ZONING.

Price History
6/16/2021 Listed $4,500,000

General Features

Accessibility Other
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Oven - Single, Refrigerator, Stove, Washer
Architectural Style Colonial, Federal, Georgian, Manor
Association Y/N No
Basement Other, Outside Entrance, Rear Entrance
Bathrooms Count Main Level 3.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 2
Carport Spaces 3
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Brick, Frame, Masonry, Stone, Wood Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Window Unit(s)
County WASHINGTON
Days on Market 166
Exclusions garden equipment and ornamentation
Garage Y/N No
Heating Baseboard - Hot Water
Historic Y/N Yes
Interior Features 2nd Kitchen, Additional Stairway, Attic, Breakfast Area, Built-Ins, Chair Railings, Crown Moldings, Curved Staircase, Dining Area, Entry Level Bedroom, Floor Plan - Traditional, Formal/Separate Dining Room
Levels 4
Lot Size Square Feet 318423.60
Municipality Williamsport
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 698.11
Property Type Residential
School District 121138761341
School District WASHINGTON COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name NONE AVAILABLE
Tax Annual Amount 0.0
Tax Year 2020
Total Rooms 15
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Courtyard, Creek/Stream, Garden/Lawn, Trees/Woods
Water Access Y/N Yes
Zoning SR

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 6446
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 2.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 2 1.00
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 3
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 2
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 2 1
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 8
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 2
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 2 6
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N No
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Electric
Living Area 6446
Main Level Bedrooms 1
Total Baths 6
Total Bedrooms 9
Total Fireplaces 7

Exterior Features

# Of Detached Carport Spaces 3
Lot Size Acres 7.31
Lot Size Source Estimated
Navigable Water Y/N No
Total Parking Spaces 3
Type of Parking Detached Carport, Driveway, Other
Water Body Type Creek
Water Oriented Y/N Yes
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Y/N Yes

Amenities

  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 21795

Price
AVG $1.11M
$4.5M
Visits
AVG 85
408
Year Built
AVG 1907
1750

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