Massive Maryland mansion welcomes public to annual event

The sprawling former governor’s mansion has been transformed into a decorator’s showcase that includes an estate sale of antique treasures and architectural marvels.

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A massive maryland mansion has been transformed into a destination for near and far over the past month, all in the hopes of raising money for a good cause.

Former estate of former Maryland Governor Edwin Warfield, the Oakdale Mansion in Woodbine is currently home to fundraising for Historic Ellicott City, Inc. and jewelry.

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The beautiful green hills and fields that surround the impressive residence greet visitors as they arrive, while the interior of the house has been transformed by 17 designers who had 22 rooms, sitting on 180 acres to beautify for the annual event. .

The fundraising event also includes a large boutique, estate sale, cafes and artist galleries.

Plus, if you’re inspired, everything you see at the event could be yours. Besides the fact that most of the items you’ll see during the showcase are on sale, the mansion itself is on the market for $6 million.

What will you get for the money? Well, the house is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and sits on land acquired by the Warfields in 1766. The main house has 12 inch thick brick walls and 12 fireplaces, with 24 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms. baths comprising more than 9,500 square feet, according to the website.

The event will see its last weekend in June. Visitors can peek inside on Friday, June 3; Saturday June 4 and Sunday June 5 before the final closing of the doors.

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