Chesapeake Bay Treehouse
Chesapeake Bay Treehouse
This spectacular 2 bedroom, 2 bath, 2,000 sq. ft. private retreat with 400-feet of water frontage on Chesapeake Bay tributary is an architect-designed post & beam home with striking architectural details, including 4 masonry wood burning fireplaces.
Located directly on the lake, this property features a private pier with deep water slips -- so bring your boat! Experience breathtaking sunsets from the west-facing living room with views across the water to conservation land.
The home is styled tastefully with soft, primary hues, wood floors throughout, and artistic modern decor. The long, open kitchen features a huge 6 burner professional stove range, 2 sinks, and a wall of windows provided beautiful views to the wooded backyard. The 6 seater formal dining table looks out to the lake and has an adjacent sitting area and fireplace. Ideal for pre-dinner cocktails, dessert, or post dinner gatherings!
The master bedroom has a king bed, fireplace, a wall of windows looking out at trees and water, and a private ensuite bathroom with a separate tub and shower.
The second bedroom contains a queen bed, an ensuite bath, and windows that look out to water views. There is also a loft with two twin beds which is accessed by ladder. A dressing room off the master bedroom can also sleep 2.
The surrounding property is a heavily wooded 1.2 acre lot with flourishing gardens during warm weather months. There are kayaks available for use and a long dock where you can house your boat if you decide to bring one along.
The home is approximately 20 minutes to Annapolis, 45 minutes to D.C., and 45 minutes to Baltimore.
Please note that as of 2020, the property is equipped with Wifi and a Smart TV.
Single Family Home with 3 levels
2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 2000 square feet, 186 square meters
King and Queen
6 guests maximum
40 minutes by car
400 feet of waterfront -- looks out across Bear Neck Creek to conservation land
No Pets Allowed
Not Handicap Accessible
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Activities of Interest
- Spend some time exploring the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center
- Go back in time with a visit to Historic London Town & Gardens
- Head to Galesville, MD for marinas & waterfront Restaurants
- Play a round at Renditions Golf Course
- Check out Thomas Point Light House
- Take a day trip to Annapolis and see the Naval Academy
Places of Interest
- Washington, D.C.
- Chesapeake Bay
- U.S. Naval Academy
- Maryland State House
Peaceful retreat with boat access
Our family had a lovely late summer stay in this attractive and peaceful house on a quiet creek of the Chesapeake Bay. The decor and furnishings are handsome and in keeping with the modern architecture, and the house is very well equipped. The landscaping and extensive tree canopy are beautiful; neighbors and even a large marina are close by but you are not aware of them. The private dock allowed us to rent a boat (via Boatsetters) for the week for visits to nearby dockside restaurants, cruising and just anchoring up in a quiet cove. Our host, Paul, was terrific; he responded promptly to our inquiries, made fun toys at the house like kayaks and corn hole accessible to us, and even provided charts with his notes on the nearby waterways. Highly recommended. We hope to return.”
Wonderful water views
Scott’s design forward house with glass walls sits on a fabulous spot with wonderful water views on several sides. The clever landscaping provides a cover from houses and the marina nearby. It was a perfect coronavirus getaway separated from the house nearby. And Scott was a wonderful host, quickly responding to our questions. The only issue was the sun was so strong on one side that a lovely room was unusable.”
''This house is architecturally unique and attractively furnishinged. The views are spectacular. It sits on a beautifully landscaped wooded lot that makes you feel like you're all alone yet the house is located in a developed area outside of Annapolis MD. The land surrounding the cove is all woods, so you don't see other houses unless you look to the side, which increases your sense of isolation. The one thing we missed was TV and WiFi. Living in "interesting times", we're glued to the news.”
Perfect water front location for small family get away
We enjoyed this place very much during the July 4th week with our two grandsons, Daughter & son-in-law !! We kayaked up & down Rhode river and rented a boat, visited D.C. monuments and Smithsonian, had a Crab dinner at a local spot, watched the fireworks, visited Annapolis etc. plenty of things to share with family, had a wonderful family vacation !! House is very nice & comfortable, well equipped and great water front location. Thank you so much Scott & family !! ”
A perfect getaway
The home is beautiful--bright, open, and architecturally interesting. The location and views are hard to beat. This home is in a quiet sleepy neighborhood but easily accessible to Annapolis, Washington, DC and Baltimore. It is much larger than it looks on the website. My sister and I took our kids for the week and there was something for all of us. Fishing, kayaking, crabbing, long walks, short trips to town. Highly recommended!”