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    20809 Severn Road

    EWELL, MD 21824
    • $135,000
    • STATUS: Active
    • ON SITE: 251 days
    • ID#: MDSO103642
    UPDATED: 229 min ago
    $135,000
    • 3
      BEDS
    • 0.17
      ACRES
    • 2
      BATHS
    • 0
      1/2 BATHS
    • 1,428
      SQFT
    • $95
      $/SQFT
    Neighborhood:
    Type:
    Single-Family Home
    Built:
    1940
    County:

    School Ratings & Info

    Description

    Welcome to Smith Island, and Michele's House, an idyllic place to put all your troubles behind and shed the elbow to elbow stress of city life. This 5 mile by 3 mile island is located in one of the most well hidden enclaves of yesteryear on the Chesapeake. Founded by Capt Smith in the 17th century, seasonal occupation by Native Americans goes back more than 12,000 years. Smith Island is rich in maritime history and is the home to the original Smith Island Cake. It's said even Bluebeard made Smith Island his occasional resting place between his pirating ventures. You'll find very few automobiles here, but a lot of golf carts and bicycles to easily get around. Operated as one of the only Bed and Breakfast accommodations around, this 3 bedroom, 2 bath residence with a bedroom and bath off the main level is a beautiful home and boasts terrific laminate hardwood floors, a large and fully equipped kitchen, large living room and dining room, laundry area, a beautifully landscaped yard, rear access ramp, deck, and a large out-building. All appliances convey for added convenience. It is cooled by wall units and heated by baseboard, but with an average temperate high of 80 degrees in the summer months, these are more than sufficient for personal comfort. This B&B is operated in conjunction with 3 other residences in the neighborhood, and all are offered for sale. The taxes are incredibly low, about $950 a year, all trash is incinerated at the community incinerator, there is community water and home waste disposal, so no septic or well to contend with. There is NO HOA fee and NO land lease. Smith Island is a waterman's and crabbing paradise and is only accessible by ferry or private yacht across the Tangier Sound. This gorgeous residence has long been one of the guest homes for the Smith Island B&B. Residents of the Island can trace their ancestry back 13 generations to England and Wales, and Smith Island is inhabited by one of the region's oldest English-speaking communities, sometimes inaccurately thought to be described as 'Elizabethan' or 'Shakespearean.' If you're looking for a place to call home, or as a vacation landing place like no other, then chart a course for Smith Island. There are restaurants, gas, (for your boats and few cars on the island,) rental bikes, kayaks, golf carts, and more. There is no police force on the Island but it won't take long to discover the friendliness of the islanders makes it unnecessary. There is a volunteer fire department and grade school for the tykes as well as a community center. Come, see what the Chesapeake has to offer you.

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    20809 Severn Road EWELL, MD 21824

    • Price: $135,000
    • Status: Active
    • Updated: 229 min ago
    • ID#: MDSO103642
    3
    Beds
    2
    Baths
    0
    ½ Baths
    0.17
    Acres
    1,428
    SQFT
    $95
    $/SQFT
    1940
    Built
    Neighborhood:
    Smith Island
    County:
    Somerset
    Area:
    Somerset West Of Rt-13 (20-01)
    School District:
    Somerset County Public Schools
    Property Description
    Welcome to Smith Island, and Michele's House, an idyllic place to put all your troubles behind and shed the elbow to elbow stress of city life. This 5 mile by 3 mile island is located in one of the most well hidden enclaves of yesteryear on the Chesapeake. Founded by Capt Smith in the 17th century, seasonal occupation by Native Americans goes back more than 12,000 years. Smith Island is rich in maritime history and is the home to the original Smith Island Cake. It's said even Bluebeard made Smith Island his occasional resting place between his pirating ventures. You'll find very few automobiles here, but a lot of golf carts and bicycles to easily get around. Operated as one of the only Bed and Breakfast accommodations around, this 3 bedroom, 2 bath residence with a bedroom and bath off the main level is a beautiful home and boasts terrific laminate hardwood floors, a large and fully equipped kitchen, large living room and dining room, laundry area, a beautifully landscaped yard, rear access ramp, deck, and a large out-building. All appliances convey for added convenience. It is cooled by wall units and heated by baseboard, but with an average temperate high of 80 degrees in the summer months, these are more than sufficient for personal comfort. This B&B is operated in conjunction with 3 other residences in the neighborhood, and all are offered for sale. The taxes are incredibly low, about $950 a year, all trash is incinerated at the community incinerator, there is community water and home waste disposal, so no septic or well to contend with. There is NO HOA fee and NO land lease. Smith Island is a waterman's and crabbing paradise and is only accessible by ferry or private yacht across the Tangier Sound. This gorgeous residence has long been one of the guest homes for the Smith Island B&B. Residents of the Island can trace their ancestry back 13 generations to England and Wales, and Smith Island is inhabited by one of the region's oldest English-speaking communities, sometimes inaccurately thought to be described as 'Elizabethan' or 'Shakespearean.' If you're looking for a place to call home, or as a vacation landing place like no other, then chart a course for Smith Island. There are restaurants, gas, (for your boats and few cars on the island,) rental bikes, kayaks, golf carts, and more. There is no police force on the Island but it won't take long to discover the friendliness of the islanders makes it unnecessary. There is a volunteer fire department and grade school for the tykes as well as a community center. Come, see what the Chesapeake has to offer you.
    Exterior Features

    Architectural Style Cape Cod Construction Materials Vinyl Siding Docks 1 Exterior Features Outbuilding(S) Garage YN No Lot Features Front YardLandscapingRear YardSideyard(S) Other Structures Above GradeBelow Grade Parking Types Off Street Pool No Pool Riparian Rights YN No Slips 1 Water Access YN Yes Water Body Name Tangier Sound Water Body Type River Water Oriented YN Yes Water View YN No Waterfront YN No

    Interior Features

    Above Grade Fin SQFT 1428 Appliances DishwasherDisposalDryer - ElectricMicrowaveOven/Range - ElectricRefrigeratorWasherWater Heater Basement YN No Below Grade Finished Area 0 Below Grade Unfinished Area 0 Cooling Wall Unit Fireplace YN No Fireplaces Total 0 Flooring LaminatedHardwood Furnished Yes Heating Baseboard - Electric Heating YN Yes Interior Features Floor Plan - TraditionalKitchen - Eat-InPrimary Bath(S)Recessed LightingWindow TreatmentsWood FloorsDining Area Laundry Type Main Floor Levels 2 Main Level Bedrooms 1 Pets Allowed No Pet Restrictions Spa YN No Upper Level1 Bedrooms 2

    Property Features

    Accessibility Features Ramp - Main Level Assessment Year 2020 Association YN No Central Air YN No Condo YN No Cooling Fuel Electric Federal Flood Zone YN Yes Heating Fuel Electric Historic YN No Horse YN No Hot Water Electric Lease Considered YN No Navigable Water YN Y New Construction YN No Original MLSNumber 304170662521 Ownership Interest Fee Simple Pets Allowed YN Yes Physical Dock Slip Conveys YN Y Possession Settlement Sale Type Standard Senior Community YN No Sewer Public Sewer Structure Design Type Detached Tax Annual Amount 949.00 Tax Assessment Amount 85700.00 Tax Lot 0 Vacation Rental YN Yes Water Source Public Zoning Mrc

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