by Kerri Gaither
This week’s featured piece of high-end real estate in Westminster is a 5-bedroom, 2-bathroom home that is listed on the National Register of Historical Places by the United States Department of Interior.
According to the listing at homes.com, this listing, entitled the “Christian Royer House” was built in 1827. While the home features modern amenities, it has been preserved in a way that still maintains its historical charm.
Located at 817 Fridinger Mill Rd, the home rests on a 4-acre property at the end of a long tree-lined driveway in a private setting surrounded by farm fields.
The property includes a greenhouse, a pond and a two-story log cabin.
The home used to be used in the 19th century as a meeting house and includes a main level folding partition walls that open the floor into a single large space.
The home features a large front porch, original hardwood floors and historic paint, moldings and multiple fireplaces.
The kitchen and bathrooms have been updated with modern features such as stainless steel appliances. There is also a brick oven and screened-in back porch perfect for entertaining.
This home is listed with an asking price of $625,000 according tothe listing.
This historical home is newly listed. It has been on Homes.com for 10 days. There are no open houses scheduled but a request for a private showing can be made on the listing webpage.
Interested? Learn more about the property here.
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