Waterfront - Primary on Main
205 Cherry Street Saint Michaels, MD
$ 2,025,000
Property Attributes
  • MLS#MDTA2000072
  • TypeSingle Family
  • CountyTALBOT
  • CitySaint Michaels
  • NeighborhoodSt Michaels
  • Zip21663
  • StyleVictorian,Colonial,Traditional
  • Year Built1875
  • Taxes$ 13217
  • Price$ 2,025,000
  • Bedrooms7
  • Full Bathrooms8
  • Half Bathrooms1
  • Sqr Footage4394
  • Lot Size0.73 Acres
Listing Provided Courtesy Of:
Chesapeake Bay Real Estate Plus, LLC
Data Source:
Bright MLS - 382 - MD
Property Description

Once in a lifetime opportunity to own a St. Michaels iconic landmark waterfront property in a premier in-town location! This grand historic home is on the biggest waterfront lot overlooking the St Michaels harbor. Breathtaking views of the "Honeymoon" footbridge, Hollis Park, the Patriot Tour Boat, marinas & Navy Point, the home of Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum. The main building is distinguished by it's elaborate 2nd Empire Mansard slate roof and Colonial Revival columned porches. Zoned R2 residential with a current home based business run as Aida's Victoriana Inn Bed and Breakfast. It's the only B&B in St. Michaels with a full, separate two bedroom, two bath Innkeepers house which would make a beautiful guest house. The property can be subdivided into two waterfront houses. There are seven bedrooms with four waterside bedrooms including a main level primary suite with a large private deck and sweeping views of the harbor. All rooms have separate controlled cooling. Three rooms have fireplaces. Plenty of access to the water via a public kayak launch, free Town day boat parking, overnight boat slips at the Museum and year round slip rentals next door at Higgins Yacht yard. Full basement in the main house provides ample storage. There is onsite parking for 10 cars. Commercial sprinklers throughout. Fully furnished with old world charm. Price is the same with or without furniture. Purchase price includes everything needed to start your own B&B business plus access to reservation and accounting system. Service for 120 person events is included. Town of St. Michaels B&B Inn license is good for unlimited events including weddings. Buyer must apply for license before settlement. Excellent high elevation with no current flood insurance. Financials only available after an in-person showing & a signed non-compete. This is a residential purchase with the ability for a buyer to start their own business. Current business is not for sale. Please do not go on the property without an appointment. Listing agent must accompany any showings. Showings must be scheduled around occupancy with at least 24 hours notice. Access to all rooms may need several showing appointments. History, plat and Features Sheet in MLS documents.

Price History
7/6/2021 Listed $2,075,000
11/1/2021 3% - $2,025,000

General Features

Accessibility None
Additional Parcels Y/N No
Appliances Dishwasher, Disposal, Dryer, Oven - Self Cleaning, Oven/Range - Gas, Range Hood, Refrigerator, Stainless Steel Appliances, Washer, Water Heater, Extra Refrigerator/Freezer, Icemaker, Microwave
Architectural Style Victorian, Colonial, Traditional
Association Y/N No
Basement Other, Full
Bathrooms Count Main Level 4.00
Bathrooms Full Main Level 3
Condo/Coop Association Y/N No
Construction Materials Other, Wood Siding, Vinyl Siding
Cool Fuel Electric
Cooling Heat Pump(s), Central A/C
Days on Market 154
Exclusions Furniture in Innkeepers house, tools in Inn basement, secretary in Inn living room. Some personal items.
Exterior Features Flood Lights, Sidewalks
Facing Direction Southwest
Flooring Hardwood
Garage Y/N No
Heating Radiator
Historic Y/N Yes
Interior Features Built-Ins, Ceiling Fan(s), Kitchen - Eat-In, Kitchen - Table Space, Pantry, Sprinkler System, Wood Floors, Formal/Separate Dining Room, Primary Bedroom - Bay Front, Recessed Lighting, Stain/Lead Glass
Legal Subdivision *
Levels 3
Location Type River
Lot Size Square Feet 31801.00
New Construction No
Other Structures Above Grade, Below Grade
Ownership Fee Simple
Patio/Porch Features Deck(s), Porch(es)
Pool Y/N No Pool
Possession Negotiable
Price Per Sq Ft 460.86
Property Type Residential
PropertyCondition Good
Roof Slate, Architectural Shingle
School District 121138072466
Security Features Fire Detection System, Main Entrance Lock, Smoke Detector, Sprinkler System - Indoor, Exterior Cameras
Senior Community Y/N No
Sewer Public Sewer
Structure Type Detached
Subdivision Name ST MICHAELS
Tax Annual Amount 13217.0
Tax Lot 31
Tax Year 2021
Utilities Cable TV, Propane, Under Ground
Vacation Rental Y/N No
View Harbor, Water, Marina, River
Water Access Y/N Yes
Water Body Name St. Michaels harbor, Miles River
Zoning R2

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 4394
Above Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Above Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Basement Y/N Yes
Bathrooms Count All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Count Lower Level 1 1.00
Bathrooms Count Upper Level 1 4.00
Bathrooms Full All Lower Levels 1
Bathrooms Full All Upper Levels 4
Bathrooms Full Lower Level 1 1
Bathrooms Full Upper Level 1 4
Bathrooms Half Main Level 1
Bedrooms Count All Upper Levels 4
Bedrooms Count Upper Level 1 4
Below Grade Finished Area Source Assessor
Below Grade Finished Area Unit Type Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Area Units Square Feet
Below Grade Unfin Sqft Source Assessor
Central Air Y/N Yes
Entry Level 1
Fireplace Features Gas/Propane, Wood
Fireplace Y/N Yes
Full Baths 8
Half Baths 1
Heating Fuel Oil
Heating Y/N Yes
Hot Water Multi-tank
Laundry Type Basement
Living Area 4394
Main Level Bedrooms 3
Room Type Primary Bedroom, Bedroom 2, Bedroom 3, Bedroom 1, Bathroom 1, Bathroom 2, Bathroom 3, Additional Bedroom
Total Baths 9
Total Bedrooms 7
Total Fireplaces 3

Exterior Features

Fencing Partially
Horse Y/N No
Inclusions Furniture inside & outside Inn, event tables, chairs, linens and tableware for 120, all kitchen, dining & room accessories & TV's, bedroom & dining room linens, 2 kayaks.
Lot Features Bulkheaded, Cleared, Corner, Front Yard, Landscaping, No Thru Street, Stream/Creek, Subdivision Possible
Lot Size Acres 0.73
Lot Size Source Assessor
Navigable Water Y/N No
Parking Features Crushed Stone, Concrete Driveway, Private
Parking Lot - # Of Spaces 7
Road Responsibility City/County
Spa No
Total Parking Spaces 10
Type of Parking Parking Lot, Driveway, Off Street
Water Access Features Canoe/Kayak, Public Access
Water Body Type River
Water Oriented Y/N Yes
Water Source Public
Water View Y/N Yes
Waterfront Y/N Yes

Room Details

Room Dimensions Level Flooring Details
Additional Bedroom Upper 1
Bathroom 1 Upper 1
Bathroom 2 Upper 1
Bathroom 3 Main
Bedroom 1 Upper 1
Bedroom 2 Main Flooring - HardWood
Bedroom 2 Upper 1
Bedroom 3 Upper 1
Primary Bedroom Main Flooring - HardWood


  • Foreclosure
  • Views
  • Short Sale
  • New Construction
  • Adult 55+
  • Lease To Own
  • No HOA Fees
  • Furnished
  • Primary On Main
  • Air Conditioning
  • Seller Finance
  • Green
  • Fixer Upper
  • Horse
  • Golf
  • Fireplace
  • Deck
  • Garage
  • Basement
  • Pool

Property vs Single Family Average in 21663

AVG $1.07M
AVG $5,982
AVG 142
Year Built
AVG 1949
AVG 55
Data Provided by Walkscore ® not using MLS data

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