House of the Week - 2 S Second St, Woodsboro, MD
Definitely not a cookie cutter home! This inviting Colonial was constructed over an 1860 chestnut log cabin and offers loads of historic charm. Located on a corner lot and offering 3 beds and 1.5 baths, this fantastic property features restored 160 year old wide board hardwood floors and original features throughout from trim, hardware and doors that give it an interesting old world feel. The perfect blend of old and new, this home also includes an updated kitchen boasting high end cabinetry, granite counters and stainless steel appliances. All three bedrooms are located on the upper level and feature gorgeous hardwood flooring, with the primary bedroom offering a spacious walk-in closet. The upper level balcony serves as the perfect place to enjoy your morning coffee or take in the peaceful sunset views. Ample storage and possibilities await in the walk-up attic. Multiple outbuildings on the property include a storage shed, wood shed, chicken coop, an old summer kitchen/office with a historic large fireplace and a 2 story barn- use these unique spaces as you see fit- perhaps a pottery studio or a she shed- over 2,000 sq ft of outdoor building space under roof! A detached garage provides space for 2 cars with plenty of on street parking also available. Situated on a nice, level fenced in lot in a great neighborhood with the local grocery store just a block away and convenient access to schools and the nearby towns of Walkersville and Frederick where you can enjoy shopping and dining. You'll love the beautiful mountain backdrop and the rolling hills of the countryside where you can enjoy nature and endless outdoor activities. Recent updates include a new vanity in the half bath, fresh interior and exterior paint and all the windows are being replaced with brand new, energy efficient double hung windows- currently 12 of the 16 windows are complete. Kitchen update was done in 2008 and all new electric and plumbing in 2005.