MLS® ID: MDAA398742
266 KING GEORGE STREET
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland, 21401 $1,025,000
Active Under Contract
Historic Annapolis at its finest! This freshly renovated, historic property is a wonderful mix of modern touch and traditional charm. Built between 1903-1908 for Robert L. Werntz who started the Naval Academy Preparatory School in the late 1800~s, this floor plan has four large bedrooms and three of them have direct access to a bathroom, while two have private baths. You'll love all of the original details that this home still has, like gorgeous original doors and intricate detailed hardware, soaring ceilings, period moulding, restored original heart of pine floors. The owners worked very hard to maintain the authenticity of this property while adding modern finishes. The kitchen touts high-end designer finishes including refinished and custom cabinets with custom glass, Restoration Hardware pulls, seamless Carrara marble counters, fresh subway tile, new Viking appliances, and a microwave that doubles as a convection oven. All lighting updates have been done with designer lighting, featuring Restoration Hardware and Shades of Light. Bathrooms have been updated with new sinks, new honed marble tile in three baths, refinished original cast iron claw foot tub in master on 2nd floor. New HVAC, electrical panel upgrade, plantation shutters added throughout entire home on every window but one. Exterior improvements include restored exterior moulding, new exterior shutters, a completely rebuilt porch, restored original screen front door, replaced metal roof with 500 Kynar galvalume. The owners also put in a new fence, restored the brick patio, re-leveling it with new bricks, bullnose edging and fresh beds. Extensive landscaping has been designed by Homestead Gardens, now mature with continual blooms throughout blooming season with help from drip line irrigation. You have seasonal State House views, Naval Academy views, and St. John~s College views. There~s ample street parking around this entire block which is excellent for every day errands.The best thing about this property is the quintessential Annapolitan lifestyle right outside of your front door. Walk everywhere, to get coffee or grab some groceries at the market. Jog at the Naval Academy, meet friends for brunch or dinner, go see a show, go sailing. There are so many wonderful things to do and see right off your porch. It~s a phenomenal location within downtown because it offers lots of privacy, plenty of space to entertain and proximity to everywhere you~d want to be.