Featured Home - The Sugar Shack in Waterford Virginia
Imagine yourself being the next steward to the famous Sugar Shack in Historic Waterford Virginia. This one of a kind rare opportunity comes once in a lifetime. This 3 level home provide’s 3 bedrooms, 2 baths and 1,550 sq ft residence plus 400 sq ft lower level storage or workshop.
The exterior, as all homes on Main Street in Waterford, have a historical easement to the Virginia Department of Historic Resources which was done in the 1970's to preserve it's historical appearance, the interior of the property is not eased.
Enter at the main level and you feel like you stepped back in time.
Immerse yourself in the history of Loudoun County.
The home now offer todays modern amenities without losing the architecture and fine historic features from the past.
Main Level Living Room
Great efforts were taken to update the property to support todays modern amenities while preserving the original quaker features and appeal.
Family Room with Heart Pine Floors and exposed Hand Hewn Wood Beams
While touring through the property you will soon come to realize that the current owners and stewards have preserved and created a masterpiece.
The home offers a private and tranquil rear yard and gardens which backs to a large conservancy area which will be left undisturbed.
This wonderful cover porch has ipe mahogany floors and wood beadboard ceilings.
There is a alley driveway 2 doors north on Main Street and easement throught the two neighbors to a rear parking area pictured above.
The homes went through a ground up renovation beginning in 1997 and continued through 2013 at a cost of over $225,000.
The home features 3 levels of systems and structure that were brought into todays saftey standards.
View of the rear of the home showing the covered porch
Master Bedroom with built-in closet cabinets and pocket door to bathroom
Main Level Bathroom
Main Level Bathroom
Main level Bedroom 2 or Office/Library/Den
Upper level bedroom 3 with hardwood floors and dormer overlooking back yard.
Upper level bedroom
Upper level bedroom
South side and rear of home
To arrange a Private Showing Call:
Ian Moffett, Associate Broker - 703-431-7159
Waterford was founded about 1733 by Amos Janney, a Pennsylvania Quaker. Soon after other Quakers followed him here. Mills were built along Catoctin Creek. The village continued to grow until it was the second largest town in Loudoun County before the Civil War.
This thriving original Quaker settlement is situated on Catoctin Creek in the northern part of Loudoun County, 6 miles south of Taylorstown, 7 miles northwest of Leesburg, 47 miles west from Washington and 159 miles north of Richmond. It was named after the town of Waterford in Ireland where some of its founders had formerly resided. The first house within the town limits was built by one Asa Moore and remains standing today. In common with the other towns and villages of the famous Loudoun Valley, Waterford is noted for its numerous and inexhaustible wells of the purest and best water, bracing air and low mortality rate. It has 383 inhabitants, 44 of whom are merchants and mechanics. The town is preserved through the Waterford Foundation.
The Waterford Fair is the oldest—and best!—juried crafts fair in Virginia. Four-time winner of the county’s “Best Event of the Year,” the historic village of Waterford welcomes fairgoers from around the world each October for three days of living history, food, handicrafts, and just plain fun.
Friends and families, adults and children all delight in lively performances of traditional music and dance; reenactments by Colonial and Civil War-era militia and cavalry; art and photography exhibits, hands-on demonstrations of traditional American crafts by 155 renowned artisans (many nationally known) plus the ever-popular tour of private historic homes. It is a wonderful time for the whole family to enjoy the traditions of the past.
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