Property ID : 5962 Old Washington Road, Elkridge, MD 21075
Sold $399,900 - Homes & Townhomes
Start with a charming, traditional Cape Cod home with authentic wood shake siding and covered front porch, add addition for family gathering, enclosures for daily entry, gable end, shed and finished dormer roof pitches for increased ceiling height, and you have the beginnings of the expanded storybook home from which these prideful owners have spared little expense in improving with loving care and sensitivity to original detail and blended styles from basement to backyard!
An expanded formal living and dining room is highlighted by refinished original hardwood flooring and opens into a sun-filled family gathering room with Tiger wood hardwood flooring and new, single-light French Doors to an enlarged rear deck and level lawn. The kitchen has been entirely transformed into a trendy, creative space featuring slate tile flooring, wood cabinetry, Soapstone counters and Stainless-steel appliances and can be entered from both the front family room spaces and also by the enclosed rear foyer and mud-room featuring matching slate-tile flooring, painted bead-board paneling with coat hooks, two large coat and storage closets and six-light atrium door to the rear drive and car court!
The traditional two main level bedroom Cape Cod floor plan has been modified to offer a versatile office or den with refinished original hardwoods, guest bedroom with refinished original hardwoods and a restored black’n white tiled full bathroom with updated vanity and improved tub/shower combination with ceramic tile surround.
Get ready for recreation and a reinvented lower level highlighted with painted beamed ceiling, masonry walls with upgraded carpeting and cork flooring!
A renewed 2nd level upper hall with Brazilian Walnut flooring & iron baluster stair blend new with old & provide impressive entry to the improved upper level bedroom suites. A lofty master bedroom offers a vaulted-style ceiling, skylights, and finished gable reading or play nook and also offers a master bathroom with slate-tile flooring, solid wood vanity, and corner shower with slate tile surround and glass doors. A second guest or children’s bedroom offers a similar ceiling and en suite bathroom with ceramic tile flooring, wood vanity, and walk-in shower with textured glass doors!
Take advantage all of the non-glamorous home systems updates, including recent roof with added insulation, architect-series replacement windows, high efficiency furnace, restored radiators, & high efficiency heat pump.
Additional highlights include an awesome yard with high street-front hedgerow and shaded by tall trees, detached 1.5 car garage/workshop with original bay doors and cedar shed or play house.
A wonderfully improved and cared for home with great outdoor landscape & features all set in a convenient location to major routes, airport, park & historic sites including the Thomas Viaduct!