Magnolia Plantation (Knoxville, Maryland)

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Magnolia Plantation
Magnolia Plantation (Knoxville, Maryland) is located in Maryland
Magnolia Plantation (Knoxville, Maryland)
Magnolia Plantation (Knoxville, Maryland) is located in the US
Magnolia Plantation (Knoxville, Maryland)
Location Northwest of Knoxville off Sandy Hook Rd., Knoxville, Maryland
Coordinates 39°20′53″N 77°41′36″W / 39.34806°N 77.69333°W / 39.34806; -77.69333Coordinates: 39°20′53″N 77°41′36″W / 39.34806°N 77.69333°W / 39.34806; -77.69333
Area 185.7 acres (75.2 ha)
Built 1835 (1835)
Architectural style Gothic Revival, Federal
NRHP Reference # 75000926[1]
Added to NRHP June 18, 1975

Magnolia Plantation, also known as the Boteler-Holder Farm, is a historic house and former slave plantation located at Knoxville, Washington County, Maryland, United States. It is a 2-story, five-bay-wide house built about 1835, with a 1 12-story three-bay rear addition, set on finely coursed local fieldstone foundations. Also on the property are several modern outbuildings and a barn, and nearby is a private cemetery with a number of grave markers bearing the name Boteler.[2]

The Magnolia Plantation was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1975.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Paula Stoner Dickey (July 1974). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Magnolia Plantation" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

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