This magical property is back on the market due to an unforeseen business deal delay which was a portion of the cash needed for the purchase. If interested... Set up an appointment quick!
Come home to the peace and tranquility of this lovely property. Private, wooded setting just a few minutes from Shepherdstown. Two custom homes set on just under ten secluded acres along Rockymarsh Run.
Experience the comfortable layout of this home, which is perfect for entertaining, family gatherings and working from home. The front porch looks out on woods, wildflowers and perennial beds. Wildlife abounds including foxes, great blue herons and hawks. The south-facing sunroom with a wall of glass, exposed beams and cathedral ceiling includes a spacious dining and living area. It steps down to a custom stone patio. The main level includes a newly updated powder room; a sunny office; a mudroom with slate floor and brand new cherry countertops; and a large, updated laundry room with a modern utility sink. The spacious primary bedroom has sunny east facing windows to frame sunrise views. The updated bathroom includes a fully tiled, oversized walk in shower. Many custom features combine to make this a comfortable and stylish home.
The main house was designed and built by Shepherdstown custom builder Michael F. Taylor to replicate the charm and solid construction of New England homes from the past. Custom details include newly refinished tongue and groove pine floors throughout, western red cedar exterior siding & trim, fir framing and roof decking of rough cut poplar, custom millwork and cabinets, salvaged antique doors and hardware. A complementary addition designed by local Grove & Dall'Olio Architects includes a farmers porch and mudroom and an extra deep 1,344 sq ft fully finished insulated garage with full attic for storage and custom carriage garage doors with remote openers. Every thoughtful detail was built with precision to add charm and character to this 3 bedroom 1 1/2 bath 2,670 above grade sq foot custom home.
Through the years the home has been upgraded with integrated smart technology and green energy efficient systems, including high-speed broadband internet with a fiber optic point-of-presence just across the road; smart thermostats controlling a zoned heat pump HVAC with whole house dehumidifier; new hot water heater, water softener and UV water filter; and LED lighting. The chimney has been serviced and inspected. Newer windows and custom storms are low E and insulated. The septic system features a Chesapeake Bay friendly Bord na Mona peat filter. The quality in this home is unmatched. A full list of details and updates is included in documents.
The cottage, converted from an authentic barn, was renovated with the same quality and attention to detail as the main house. It is now a charming 2 bedroom 1 1/2 bath 1,514 sq ft dwelling with a south-facing wall of windows looking out on the beautiful scenery and wildlife. The current owners have used this dwelling as a profitable, fully booked airbnb. It can convey as fully furnished and equipped to continue as a turnkey high end short term vacation rental, long term executive rental, fully furnished guest home or for extended family use. The cottage features a large covered patio with water feature; a fire pit area to enjoy sitting under the stars; and trails that lead to Rockymarsh Run.
Set up a showing now. Come home to Rockymarsh and experience all the seasons in this unique and magical property.
- Jefferson County
- 39.4654, -77.8384