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$1,050,000
71 Days Online

17200 Riffle Ford Road
Darnestown, MD 20874

For Sale|Single Family Home|Pending
4
Beds
4
Full Baths
0
Partial Baths
3,725
SqFt
$282
/SqFt
1850
Built
Subdivision:
Darnestown Outside
County:
Montgomery

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Welcome to the historic John H Gassaway House! This home has been restored in all its mid-nineteenth century glory with unique architectural elements remaining true to its vintage charm while offering modern amenities. The sprawling 6.95 acres offers tons of privacy and picturesque views of the tree line and lush foliage. The property features a stunning 8 bay 2 story garage that has tons of potential and could easily be converted to a space for a home-based business, horse stables, or just additional storage. The house itself features a welcoming entry with soaring ceilings and gorgeous original wood flooring throughout. There is a formal living room or parlor with gas fireplace and built-in shelving. The dining is connected to the living room with original pocket door detail. The dining room offers another gas fireplace and views of your backyard including access to the side porch for easy entertaining. The entry also leads to your large family room with access to both the back and front covered porches. The eat-in kitchen is spacious with a built-in banquette and huge fireplace with Vermont Castings gas stove. The kitchen also features modern quartz countertops and induction cooktop. There is a full bath and laundry room off the kitchen as well as a huge walk-in pantry. The upper bedroom level features 4 bedrooms with the high ceilings and wood flooring continuing throughout. Off the landing there are 3 bedrooms and 1 full bath. The secondary bedrooms are huge with connecting door and share an upgraded full bath with gorgeous walk-in shower including beautiful tilework detail and sitting bench. The primary bedroom suite features its own private covered porch, multiple closets, and ensuite bath. The ensuite features a jetted jacuzzi tub, and walk-in shower. The 4th bedroom can be converted back to a bedroom by removing the built-in shelving and has access to its own bath with a luxurious 6' clawfoot soaking tub. In addition, there are 2 attics with offering tons of storage or flex space. There is a back enclosed porch with access from the master with views of the backyard as well. The home offers privacy and acreage while still being within minutes to shopping, restaurants, and local parks. As a bonus there is a whole home generator! This property is one of a kind and part of the robust history of Montgomery County and is waiting for you to call it your home. ********* Detached 8 Bay Garage Details: The spectacular 8 Bay 2-story garage is one of a kind with 8 insulated electric garage doors including remotes. The building was constructed with walls and ceilings insulated and painted with 3' cinderblock base. The interior features 12' ceilings, central HVAC, water spigots, wet bar, and air compressor with multiple wall mounted air stations. There is also an 8'x5' workbench. The upper level of the garage features 2 huge rooms for additional storage, office, or hangout/rec room space. Ideal for a home-based business or hobby space. The possibilities are endless!

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Listing Snapshot
Price 
$1,050,000
Days Online 
71 Days
Bedrooms 
4
Inside Area (SqFt) 
3,725 sqft
Total Baths 
4
Full Baths 
4
Partial Baths 
N/A
Lot Size 
6.95 Acres
Year Built 
1850
MLS Number 
MDMC2075238
Status 
Pending
Property Tax 
$9,722
HOA/Condo/Coop Fees 
N/A
Sq Ft Source 
Assessor
Friends & Family
Recent Activity
2 weeks agoListing updated with changes from the MLS
2 weeks agoStatus changed to Pending
2 months agoListing first seen online
General Features
Style 
Farmhouse/National Folk
Water 
Well
Sewer 
Septic Exists
Garage 
Yes
Foundation 
Pillar/Post/PierStone
Other Structures 
Above GradeBelow Grade
Construction Materials 
StoneWood Siding
Zoning 
R200
Levels Count 
3
Acceptable Financing 
CashConventionalFHAVA
Interior Features
Flooring 
WoodCeramic Tile
Appliances 
CooktopOven - WallMicrowaveRefrigeratorIcemakerDishwasherDisposalWasherDryerHumidifier
Laundry 
Main Floor
Heating 
Forced Air
Cooling 
Central A/CCeiling Fan(s)
Central Air 
Yes
Basement 
No
Fireplace 
Yes
Other Interior Features 
Additional StairwayAtticBreakfast AreaBuilt-InsCombination Kitchen/DiningCrown MoldingsFamily Room Off KitchenFloor Plan - TraditionalFormal/Separate Dining RoomKitchen - Eat-InKitchen - IslandKitchen - Table SpacePantryUpgraded CountertopsWindow TreatmentsWood FloorsStove - Wood
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Exterior Features
View 
Trees/Woods
Lot Features 
Backs to TreesLandscapingPrivate
Roof 
AsphaltShingle
Other Exterior Features 
Extensive HardscapeExterior LightingFlood LightsOutbuilding(s)Secure Storage
Community Features
Accessibility Features 
None
Senior Community 
No
Schools
School District
MONTGOMERY COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Elementary School
GREAT SENECA CREEK
Middle School
KINGSVIEW
High School
NORTHWEST
Listing courtesy of Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc. ?



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