8 Evergreen Rd.

Severna Park, MD 21146

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"This Queen Anne revival/craftsmen style brick and beam constructed home is built to impress!"
David Orso

61 College Ave

$1,650,000 | 61 College Avenue, Annapolis, MD 21401
MLS #MDAA429706

A rare chance to own a piece of Annapolis history! Built in 1881 for Commodore James Waddell and his wife Ann, this Queen Anne revival/craftsmen style brick and beam constructed home is built to impress! Located on the corner of Prince George St and College Ave across from St. John's College campus this home is in the heart of Annapolis within walking distance of shops and restaurants but far enough away to be a serene and peaceful setting. Enjoy exquisite original details throughout the home including elaborately carved woodwork, over sized coved moldings, 12' plus ceilings, hardwood floors, built-ins, ornate brass hardware and 3 working fireplaces converted to gas for convenience. The 4 bedroom 4 bath home perfectly blends the old with the new, creating comfortable spaces for modern living. The main level is perfectly laid out for hosting extravagant parties or just relaxing in the cozy reading nook located in the spacious living room. The over sized foyer is a perfect space for enjoying cocktail hour while a wonderful dinner is prepared in the well-equipped gourmet kitchen with tons of cabinets, high-end appliances and impressive butler's pantry; and then served in the exquisite formal dining room with fireplace, huge windows, soaring ceilings and a portrait of the original owner watching over the festivities. Completing the main level is a private side entrance with mudroom, laundry room area, full bath adjacent to dining room and rear enclosed porch currently functioning as a rotating art gallery. The upper level boasts more beautiful detailing with built-in cabinets, hardwood floors, and high ceilings. What was originally the servants quarters has been converted into 3 bedrooms with full bath. Continue up a few more stairs to enjoy the master suite wing of the upper level. The over sized master boasts a gas fireplace and is full of built-in custom cabinets. The bedroom flows into the spa-like master bath with vintage details but all the modern conveniences. Beyond the master is the Library/Den with walls of shelves, built-in desk area, fireplace, great views and a surprise on the ceiling! The lower level provides even more living space with finished lounge area, enclosed storage area perfect for a wine cellar and Full Bath with sauna. Making this property even more desirable is the 2 car parking pad right off College Avenue with gate to enter your large private patio area with privacy fencing and accent lighting. side entry to home and lots of storage sheds. Welcome home!

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4,237 SF

Living Area

0.13 Acres

Lot Size


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Year Built

Area & Lot

Living Space:
4,237 SQ. FT.
Lot Size:
0.13 Acres

Interior & Exterior

Built-in Microwave, Stainless Steel Appliances, Patio, Butlers Pantry, Breakfast Area, Eat-In Kitchen
Property Type:
Single Family

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"A rare chance to own a piece of Annapolis history!"

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