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Baltimore House, 4811 Riverdale Road, Riverdale Park, Prince George's County, MD

Baltimore House, 4811 Riverdale Road, Riverdale Park, Prince George's County, MD

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Summary

1993 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry
Significance: Originally built in 1801, Riversdale was planned by Henri Joseph the Baron de Stier and his son-in-law George Calvert, a descendant of the Lords Baltimore. It was built to resemble de Stier's Belgium home. Architecturally, it is important for its role as one of the best late Georgian, five part houses in Maryland.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N139
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N616
Survey number: HABS MD-655
Building/structure dates: 1801 Initial Construction
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 73002166

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
University of Maryland, College Park, sponsor
Capen, Judith M, faculty sponsor
Leon, Walter E
Seibert, Michael
Cary, Brian, transmitter
Klugh, T, transmitter
Smith, Susan B, delineator
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Location

Riverdale Park38.96024, -76.93183
Google Map of 38.9602373, -76.93183429999999
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Source

Library of Congress
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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