Ballestone Mansion

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Ballestone Mansion
Ballestone Mansion is located in Maryland
Ballestone Mansion
Ballestone Mansion is located in the United States
Ballestone Mansion
LocationEast of Essex on Back River Neck Rd. in Rocky Point Park, Essex, Maryland
Coordinates39°15′8″N 76°25′3″W / 39.25222°N 76.41750°W / 39.25222; -76.41750Coordinates: 39°15′8″N 76°25′3″W / 39.25222°N 76.41750°W / 39.25222; -76.41750
Area5 acres (2.0 ha)
Built1800 (1800)
NRHP reference #75000866[1]
Added to NRHPJune 18, 1975

Ballestone Mansion is a historic home located on Cedar Point between Back and Middle Rivers in Essex, Baltimore County, Maryland, United States. It is a part of the Rocky Point Park and is owned by Baltimore County. It was built during the late 18th or early 19th century and has been enlarged twice. The original portion was built about 1800. An originally one floor addition had a second floor added to it circa 1870-80.[2]

Ballestone Mansion was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on June 18, 1975.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Edward Seidel (August 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Ballestone Mansion" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-03-01.

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