Gothic Romance: Cottage in the woods for sale

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I’m a sucker for Gothic Revival houses.

So when I came across this sweet little thing, I just had to do a post on her.

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Isn’t she adorable?

She is located in a wooded setting outside of Washington Grove, Maryland.

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Dating back to 1875, this delicate cottage has 3 bedrooms and 1 bathroom in 1,072 square feet.

List price is $395,000.

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The decorating in this home is spot on brilliant – don’t you think?

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Look at the details…… the exposed rafters, original wood floors, built-in shelves.

Makes my heart go pitter-patter.

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The kitchen is not a spectacle but is entirely appropriate for this cottage:

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(And I have this thing for kitchens with sloped ceilings.)

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The best part of the house is the attic level with adorable rooms carved into those steeply sloped ceilings:

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Notice the brick arched doorway ~

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Oh my heart!

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Perfection !!

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Even the bathroom has an exquisitely ephemeral feel:

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How can you not fall head over heels for this idyllic gem in the woods?

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As if the wooded surrounds weren’t quaint enough…. you also get your own private ‘lover’s lane’:

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🙂

See more details here:

http://circaoldhouses.com/property/gingerbread-cottage-in-the-woods/

 

 

 

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