Meticulously Cared for Home with Stunning Views Conveniently Located in Historic Boonsboro
If you are looking for a well-cared-for home on over two acres with stunning mountain views, then you MUST come check out 20050 Thacker Drive in Boonsboro.
Situated on the hallowed grounds of the Civil War, this home is located in a town that is considered a gateway to relevant colonial and Civil War heritage sites, which include landmarks such as the National Road, Washington Monument State Park, South Mountain, and Antietam National Battlefield. Just minutes away, you’ll find the C&O Canal Towpath and Harpers Ferry Historical Park and not to mention you are in proximity to the Appalachian Trail. Plus, D.C. and Baltimore are under an hour away, making for an easy commute.
This home is in immaculate condition and is move-in ready at a moment’s notice. Multiple upgrades have been completed in recent years, including a new roof for the home as well as the outdoor shed, fresh paint inside and out, updated kitchen and landscaping, and a new air conditioning and heating unit, to name a few.
Overall, the home is an ideal setting on over two acres where you can relax on a covered porch and take in incredible mountain views.
Small Town Living in a Convenient, Historic Location
Boonsboro is a small town, which means you’ll get to know your neighbors and see them out and about when you go to the store and run errands. However, you’ll still have tons of privacy. In this neighborhood, everyone’s house is on acreage so that the homes aren’t on top of each other.
The people who live here take pride in their town and its historical relevance. This is evident in the many sites and attractions located across the region. For starters, you’ll find a Town Museum that features a variety of historical artifacts, including an extensive Civil War collection, a restored 1902 Trolley Station, several parks, and the Inn BoonsBoro, which is a historic bed-and-breakfast owned by New York Times Bestselling author Nora Roberts.
For those who love the outdoors, the CrystalGrottoes Caverns offers guided tours of white-colored stalactites and stalagmites, natural sculptures, and other formations viewed from illuminated walkways. Numerous rivers and trails, including the Appalachian Trail, will entice you to go whitewater rafting, tubing, kayaking, canoeing, climbing, cycling, or go hiking and get a view of the local wildlife.
And with year-round events and celebrations, you, your family and visiting guests will always have something to do. Choose from several events, including Boonesborough Days, where you can peruse craft and food vendors as well as antiques and collectibles. At the Boonsboro Green Fest, you can learn about promoting conservation, recycling and sustainable living within the community and shop for eco-friendly products. During the summer months, visit Concerts in the Park for a variety of free music performances.
Plus, if you’re an antique lover, a huge antique mall is located right outside of the downtown area, as well as other antique stores nearby in Funkstown and Hagerstown.
Breathtaking Views of South Mountain and Turners Gap from Your Front Porch
For those moments when you want to slow things down, just step outside onto the covered porch for a breathtaking mountain view.
The ideal combination of a large corner lot while being perched on a hill overlooking the neighborhood gives this home an excellent view of the acres of farmland that are in preservation. Take breakfast outside for some fresh air in the morning, surrounded by fields of grass and sunshine. Or, hang out on a warm night and enjoy the expansive night sky and brilliant stars.
As you head around to the back of the house, you’ll pass a conveniently attached two-car garage. Plus, you’ll also notice the outdoor shed that provides storage space for lawn equipment. The back yard offers you ample options for entertaining guests while being lined by large trees for additional privacy.
Gorgeous Hardwood Floor and Extensive Living Space
As you step inside, you’ll instantly notice the gorgeous hardwood floors throughout the main level. An open floor plan highlights how each room blends into the next, allowing for extensive living space.
Entertain guests in the living room or plan a fun family game night on a specific day of the week. For those quiet moments, you can enjoy the view from two large windows while sipping on a cup of tea with your favorite read in hand.
The family room adds an excellent addition to both the kitchen and living room for any spill-over guests or simply space to spread out. The cozy gas fireplace perfectly accentuates the room given its stone brickwork and two large windows paired on either side that are ideal for decorating during the holidays.
Newly Updated Eat-in Kitchen
The kitchen is where family, friends, and guests gather most, and this newly updated space is sure to delight.
New granite countertops and stainless-steel appliances give the kitchen a touch of elegance and a world of utmost functionality. Beautiful wood cabinetry surrounds the room while a center island adds additional counter space along with storage features for your favorite kitchen knickknacks.
Eat breakfast, lunch, or an informal dinner in the dining area located between the kitchen and living room. Or, have a formal gathering in the separate dining room that’s ideal for entertaining and holiday functions.
Ideally Sized Bedrooms & Laundry Facilities on the Upper Level
Head up the beautiful wooden staircase to the upper level and step into the newly carpeted master suite. Vaulted ceilings give the room a distinctive touch that’s accented by large picture windows that feature stunning views.
To the side of the room, you’ll discover a big walk-in closet that offers ample light due to its own large window. On the other side, you can unwind after a long day in the master bathroom with a large, corner soaking tub, walk-in shower, and convenient dual vanities.
Three additional bedrooms with abundant space are located on the main floor along with a full bath. You’ll also love not having to drag dirty clothes and towels downstairs since the laundry facilities are on the same level as the bedrooms.
Add Your Own Personal Style with Untouched Living Space
A full, unfinished basement means that you can always add on more living space to the home whenever you’re ready.
With almost 1,000 square feet, the possibilities are practically endless if you want to build more bedrooms, a home office, or a rec or exercise room. The untouched space also contains double doors that lead right out to the backyard.
Your Opportunity to Take Pride in Where and How You Live
Join the Boonsboro community and embrace the pride of a town immersed in history and culture. You’ll enjoy living on the privacy of more than two acres while being in a small town where you can meet up with neighbors just about anywhere.
This immaculately cared for home with a long list of upgrades is ready for you to move in and enjoy expansive front and back yards as well as abundant living space while not being too far away from D.C. and Baltimore.
For inquiries about this property or to schedule a viewing, please contact Eric Verdi from Impact Maryland Real Estate at 240-815-0890.