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TTR Sotheby’s International Realty Lists Storied Annapolis Estate for Sale

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Washington, DC (PRWEB) May 11, 2012

TTR Sotheby’s International Realty today proudly announced that it has listed for sale The Friary on the Severn, an historic estate in Annapolis, Maryland. The list price for the property is $32,000,000.

Of stunning architectural beauty, this unusual home, modeled after the James River Plantations, is the result of a mammoth and complex renovation that brought it back to its classic Georgian style yet with an acknowledgment of the owners’ contemporary tastes and interests. Formerly a Capuchin monastery, this stately brick structure offers modern amenities for comfortable family living yet easily accommodates elegant grand scale entertainment and private events. The attention to detail and emphasis on proportions and craftsmanship are unparalleled.

Nestled on 23 private acres overlooking a gracious bend of the Severn River, just minutes from downtown Annapolis, less than an hour from the nation’s capital, and within 20 miles of Baltimore International Airport, the Friary is one of the most distinctive estates offered for sale on the East Coast.

Featuring spectacular 270 degree river views, the extraordinary estate contains a total of seven bedrooms, eight bathrooms and eleven fireplaces, a commercial size gourmet kitchen and separate catering kitchen, oversized ballroom, indoor spa, family room, guest rooms, wine cellar, game room, pool pavilion, 60 feet infinity edge pool, tennis court, nine car garage, work shop and direct access by funicular to a 6 slip private dock with boat lift. Additional structures on the property include a three bedroom, two bath guest/staff house, mechanical facilities and an Asian tea house.

The property is listed for sale by Maria-Victoria Checa and David DeSantis of TTR Sotheby’s International Realty. The firm was recently recognized by Real Trends as one of the top 150 brokerage firms in the United States.

The Sotheby’s International Realty network currently has more than 11,000 sales associates located in over 600 offices in the United States nearly 50 other countries and territories. TTR Sotheby’s International Realty has been the exclusive affiliate for the Washington, DC metropolitan area since 2006. The 23 year-old firm currently has 170 agents with offices in Georgetown, Downtown DC, McLean and Chevy Chase. For more information, visit

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