Gray Rock Farm
Dairy and beef cattle once roamed Gray Rock Farm in Ellicott City, where Knudsen Homes has opened Section 6 in the Howard County community. When completed, the final 35 homes will raise Knudsen's total in the subdivision to 225 houses.
Dual coat closets, a two-story foyer, 12-by-17-foot living room, 13-by-15-foot dining room and double garage occupy the front of the Crisfield, the 3,300-square-foot model with a base price of $324,900. Across the rear is a 12-by-13-foot library, laundry and powder rooms, 11-by-14-foot kitchen with pantry, 8-by-15-foot breakfast room, and 20-by-15-foot family room with a gas fireplace.
His-and-her walk-in closets, a 13-by-19-foot bedroom and a bath with dual vanities, a soaking tub, separate shower and privacy toilet make up the master suite. There are three more bedrooms and a full hall bath with a second vanity in a dressing area.
Tilt-in vinyl-frame windows are standard.
For one-level living, Knudsen offers the Kent, a rancher with 2,100 square feet of living space and a starting price of $288,500.
Public space includes a 19-by-13-foot living room, 13-by-17-foot family room, 17-by-11-foot kitchen and 13-by-13-foot dining room. There is also a coat closet, laundry room and two-car garage.
In the sleeping area, the owner's suite has dual closets, a 14-by-15-foot bedroom and full shower bath. There are two other bedrooms and a full hall bath.
The models are open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday through Tuesday. Take U.S. 40 west to a left on Centennial Lane, left on Frederick Road, right on Gray Rock Drive and left on Boulder Court to the sales center.
Builder: Knudsen Homes.
Phone number: (410) 461-6560.
Developer: Miller Land Co.
Base price: $288,500 to $324,900.
Number of homes: 225.
Vistas of Turf Valley
Fifty-four holes of golf await buyers at the Vistas of Turf Valley in Ellicott City, where Turf Valley Builders is erecting homes named for famous courses: Augusta, Bay Hills, Canterbury and Doral.
Buyers can customize any of the Turf Valley houses or bring the floor plans for the home of their choice and have it built by Turf Valley Builders.
Two-zone gas heat, brick exterior, double garage with extra storage, and 9-foot first-floor ceilings are some of the standard features found in the Augusta, a 3,500-square-foot Colonial that starts at $403,000.
At the front is a double garage with a side entry for a golf cart, laundry and powder rooms, 10-by-10-foot office, 12-by-17-foot dining room, two-story foyer and 12-by-13-foot living room.
A 16-by-14-foot kitchen with pantry and cooking island, 12-by-12-foot breakfast nook, two-story 15-by-18-foot family room with gas fireplace, staircase and 12-by-11-foot library/den are at the rear.
Upstairs, the master suite has dual walk-in closets, a 17-by-17-foot bedroom and bath with his-and-her vanities, soaking tub, separate shower and privacy toilet.
Bedroom two has a walk-in closet and private bath, while the other two bedrooms flank the hall bath.
There is also a linen closet.
The sales office is open from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. daily.
Take U.S. 40 west to a right on Turf Valley Road to a right on Resort Road to a right on Golf Island Road to the model on the right.
Pub Date: 10/20/96