The Miller's Cottage

The Miller's Cottage (HM1G3S)

Location: Brookeville, MD 20833 Montgomery County
Country: United States of America

N 39° 10.941', W 77° 3.432'

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— War of 1812 Bicentennial Brookeville Maryland——August 26, 1814 - August 26, 2014 —

Known as the Miller's House, this modest stone structure was likely built by the town's founder Richard Thomas, Jr. in the 1790s for the operator of his mill, which stood adjacent to this house, along Reedy Branch of the Hawlings River. The house was banked into the hillside to include ground level entries both the front and rear, with a kitchen in the lower level, a more formal level in the middle, and a sleeping loft above. Being of stone, it is the most substantial of the three houses Thomas built for the mill workers.
HM NumberHM1G3S
Year Placed2014
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, September 9th, 2014 at 1:24pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 322313 N 4339028
Decimal Degrees39.18235000, -77.05720000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 10.941', W 77° 3.432'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 10' 56.46" N, 77° 3' 25.92" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)301
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling West
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 203 Market St, Brookeville MD 20833, US
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