"This beautifully maintained 7 bedroom & 4.5 bathroom cedar-side Victorian home, located just 1 hour north of the Washington, DC Beltway, is nicely positioned on 1.19 private acres and offers serene mountain views. With high ceilings, original wood floors and spacious rooms, this home combines historic integrity & modern amenities. Featuring an in-law/au pair suite on the third floor and a bedroom suite with full bathroom on the first floor, this versatile and expansive property allows for friends & family to enjoy a lifestyle that suits their distinctive needs.With a large wrap-around porch & sun room, this luxurious home has a wonderful blend of indoor, outdoor, and in-between spaces for entertaining and everyday living. Take in the gorgeous views from the wrap-around porch or relax in the elegant Victorian rooms with cool breezes gently passing through their open transoms. Host family and friends for long summer weekends and take advantage of nearby Historic Monterey Country Club with its public golf course, and tennis & swimming (membership required), or enjoy the many South Mountain hiking trails and Civil War historic sites, like Gettysburg (only 20 minutes by car). For winter distraction, this property is just minutes from Ski Liberty Resort & 40 minutes on scenic back country roads from Whitetail Ski Resort, two of the east coast's premiere winter sport's destinations. Fine restaurants & shopping can be found 20 minutes away in Hagerstown and Frederick.In the late 19th century, when this Cascade House was built, the region was known as Pen Mar and served a mountain resort where affluent Washington, DC and Baltimore residents built their vernacular summer homes. Normally 10-15 degrees cooler in the summer, than Baltimore, and accessible by train, the area was a natural escape destination. Today, Cascade Maryland offers its residents homes that are architecturally unique, and a rural environment surrounded by state parks, farms & orchards.A great weekend getawa"