Bealls Pleasure, 1936 HABS Photo
|Location||7250 Old Landover Road, Landover, Maryland|
|Built||1795 - 1936|
|Architectural style||Other, Federal|
|NRHP Reference #||79003169 |
|Added to NRHP||May 04, 1979|
Beall's Pleasure is a historic home located in Landover, Prince George's County, Maryland, United States. It was built in 1795 as the summer home of Benjamin Stoddert who later became the first Secretary of the Navy.
The garden was landscaped in 1936, by Boris V. Timchenko, long-time chief architect of the annual National Capital Flower and Garden Show, and later designer of gardens for President John F. Kennedy and Mrs. Mamie Eisenhower.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15.
- "Historic American Buildings Survey". HABS-No. MD-635. National Park Service. p. 1.
- "Historic American Buildings Survey". HABS-No. MD-635. National Park Service. p. 3.
- Scharf, J. Thomas (1879). History of Maryland: From the Earliest Period to the Present Day. Baltimore: John B. Piet. Vol. II, p. 437.
- "Beall's Pleasure". Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2008-10-29.
- Beall's Pleasure, Prince George's County, Inventory No.: PG:72-2, including photo in 1974, at Maryland Historical Trust website
- M-NCPPC Inventory of Historic Sites (Prince George's County); Beall's Pleasure, entry 72-002, p. 96
- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) No. MD-635, "Beall's Pleasure, Landover Road Vicinity, Landover vicinity, Prince George's County, MD", 6 photos, 5 data pages, 1 photo caption page
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