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Historic House For Sale in Marion Station, MD - Somerset County

Victorian House for sale c. 1892.  4 beds, 2 baths, 2200 sq. ft. on 0.78 acres.  Rural, quiet setting, beautiful landscape, 2 miles from the water. Slate roof - original trim, fish pond, 2 outbuildings.

Historic House For Sale
The Vance Miles House
Victorian Queen Anne for sale near Crisfield
Marion Station, Maryland

from Historic House for Sale  Somerset County, MD (near Crisfield)
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Historic House For Sale by Owner
The Vance Miles House c. 1892

Marion Station, MD - Eastern Shore
      
Vance Miles House - c. 1892 - Historic House For Sale
 

Historic Queen Anne Victorian - with wrap around porch on 0.7 acres in rural Somerset County, MD

Queen Anne Architecture at its finest! 
6 miles from the Crisfield waterfront.

This Historic House for Sale, located on the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland, is a Queen Ann Victorian, built in 1892 has 2200 square feet, its original slate roof, 4 bedrooms, 2 full bathrooms, front parlor, back parlor, country kitchen, formal dining room, a full basement with concrete foundation, and floored attic, wrap around porch, two out-buildings and small pond.  It sits on 0.7 acres of property off the main road in the small Eastern Shore hamlet of Marion Station, located in rural Somerset County, Maryland.

THE VALUE OF THIS HOUSE IS IN ITS ORIGINAL FIXTURES AND WOODWORK
The most unique feature about the Vance Miles house is that only three families have ever occupied it - two of those families for 50+ years each.  The owners gradually updated and maintained the house, but kept it's unique features in tact.  If you are looking for a historic home that retains its original features without exploitation over the years, this home is a stellar example.

WOOD TRIM - All wood trim - irreplaceable by today's standards - is original and complete.  The first floor wood trim around doorways, windows, staircase, etc. is all oak and pine and has NEVER BEEN PAINTED.  The newel post on the stairway is quite ornate and balusters and handrail are original with no prior painting.  The wood trim on the second floor is less ornate and painted white - but is all original and matching.

PERIOD FIXTURES - Though the electrical system has been updated, the house still retains several of the old "push button" switches and period light fixtures that date back to the turn of the century.

RADIATORS - Each room still has its original ornate, cast iron radiator with brass fittings.  There are nine radiators total and only one is non-functioning.  They provide excellent, efficient heat.  Furnace is oil fired and less than 10 years old.

WINDOWS - There are a total of 30 windows (including two leaded glass) that draw in enormous light and bring the outdoors of mature magnolia, pecan, crepe myrtle and maple trees inside.  Windows are in their original frames and some original glass remains.  Glass is the larger 6 windows measures 60" high X 44" wide.  For energy efficiency, storm window and screens have been added. 

For more information and images, please click on the links across the top or to the left.  House is in excellent condition and has only had four owners in the last 112 years.  Two of those owners occupied the house for 97 of those years.

      

FEATURES and Specifics  

   
built in 1892
2200 square feet 
4 bedrooms
2 bathrooms - 1 recently remodled
Formal Dining Room
Eat - in Kitchen - all appliances new.
Front Parlor
Back Parlor
Original wood floors
Storm Windows
   
0.7 Acres
Slate Roof
Wrap Around Porch
Aluminum Siding
Oil fired hot water radiator heat
Floored attic
Full Basement with utility room
Two large outbuildings (electric installed)
Well and septic
Updated plumbing and electric

Extras
3
Pocket Doors
ALL new appliances
New bathroom on 1st level
Kitchen and bathroom renovations

Original oak fireplace mantle with beveled glass, Doric columns - 7 ft. tall

Back Staircase from kitchen
Built in Book Cases - 9 ft. high.
Walk in Closet in Master Bedroom
2 original Leaded Glass Windows
Many original light fixtures
Original radiators
Original Oak Trim and Molding (never painted)
Original Claw Foot tub
2 kitchen pantries
Ceiling fans
Extensive Landscaping
Fish Pond with waterfall
  

Schools
Elementary - Whittington Primary
Middle - Woodson Middle
High School - Crisfield High School

County
Somerset

All room dimensions, and other measurements are approximate. All property specifics and general information on this property is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Prospective purchasers should verify the information to their own satisfaction.

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