Townhouses for springRussettIf you're looking for a new...

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April 14, 1996

Townhouses for spring


If you're looking for a new townhouse, one place to begin is Russett, a tree-filled development in Laurel where Bozzuto Homes, Miller and Smith, NV Homes, Richmond American Homes, Ryan Homes and Trafalgar House Residential have numerous offerings.

A 613-acre planned community in northwestern Anne Arundel County, Russett has 200 acres of nature areas, including Oxbow Lake. It is being developed by Russett Center Limited Partnership.

Ryan Homes

Ryan's Tremont model offers 1,500 square feet on three finished levels for a base price of $122,700.

All appliances, including a washer and dryer, are included in what salesman Jeff Grimm calls "a complete townhome that leaves a family money to eat."

The first floor has an 11-by-16-foot living room, foyer, coat closet, 7-by-10-foot kitchen, 7-by-11-foot dinette and powder room.

Upstairs, the 13-by-11-foot owner's bedroom has his-and-her closets and a private entry to the bathroom, which can also be reached via the hallway.

There is an 11-by-11-foot second bedroom and a linen closet.

A 14-by-18-foot family room, laundry room and storage area occupy the lower level.

Builder: Ryan Homes.

Phone number: (410) 880-0808 or (301) 498-4300.

Base prices: $122,700.

Style: Three-level townhome.

Number of homes: 109.

Square-footage: 1,500.

Options: Wood-burning or gas fireplace ($3,300 to $4,200), lower-level powder room ($2,000), wood deck ($1,400 and up), cathedral ceiling ($800 per bedroom.)

Bozzuto Homes

Bozzuto Homes is building 100 three-level townhomes at StoneCreek in Russett.

Prices start at $134,990 for 1,600-square-foot homes, which will face each other across walkways and yards, with two-car garages in the rear.

Each house has a 19-by-19-foot two-car garage, 12-by-12-foot recreation room, coat closet and foyer on the entry level.

One version of the living level has a two-story foyer and 12-by-12-foot living room at the front, 14-by-8-foot dining room and powder room in the middle, and a 9-by-12 foot kitchen and 9-by-11-foot family/breakfast room across the rear.

The sleeping level of the Bentley consists of a master suite with a 12-by-14-foot bedroom and walk-in closet, two more bedrooms, a full hall bath, linen closet and laundry area.

Other floor plans can have two master suites or three bedrooms with two full baths. An optional loft makes this a four-level home.

Builder: Bozzuto Homes.

Phone number: (301) 604-2055.

Base prices: $134,990 to $137,990.

Style: Three-level garage townhouse.

Number of homes: 100.

Square-footage: 1,600,

Options: Finished loft ($9,800), loft bath ($2,500), sun room ($3,500), gas fireplace ($3,500).

Miller And Smith

Miller and Smith has 16 Victorian-styled, three-level townhomes remaining in Russett, where it is building a total of 212 houses.

The Victoria is a 1,620-square-foot home with three finished levels.

The first floor has an 8-by-8-foot kitchen with pantry, foyer, powder room, 8-by-8-foot dining area and 14-by-17-foot sunken great room with a gas fireplace.

On the second floor, vaulted ceilings are standard in the 12-by-16-foot master bedroom with his-and-her closets and the 12-by-9-foot second bedroom.

A linen closet and bath with a soaking tub and separate shower complete this level.

A 14-by-17-foot second master suite with a full bath and two closets is on the ground floor, along with a utility/storage room.

Builder: Miller and Smith.

Phone number: (301) 498-4255.

Base prices: $124,990 to $130,990.

Style: Three-level townhouse.

Number of homes: 212.

Square-footage: 1,500 to 1,620.

Options: Skylight ($800), hardwood flooring, upgraded padding under carpeting ($600).

Pub Date: 4/14/96

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