Mount Air

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Mount Air
Mount Air is located in Maryland
Mount Air
Mount Air is located in the US
Mount Air
Location West of Faulkner off U.S. Route 301, Faulkner, Maryland
Coordinates 38°26′12″N 76°59′50″W / 38.43667°N 76.99722°W / 38.43667; -76.99722Coordinates: 38°26′12″N 76°59′50″W / 38.43667°N 76.99722°W / 38.43667; -76.99722
Area 405.4 acres (164.1 ha)
Built 1801 (1801)
Architectural style Federal
NRHP Reference # 78001453[1]
Added to NRHP December 22, 1978

Mount Air is a historic home located at Faulkner, Charles County, Maryland, United States. It was built in 1801, and is basically a regionally typical Federal style house with a three story central block with complementary wings. The home has the only known boxwood garden in lower Southern Maryland of its dimensions and age to retain its original formal plan.[2]

Mount Air was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1978.[1]


  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ J. Richard Rivoire (December 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Mount Air" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01. 

External links[edit]

  • Mount Air, including photo from 1970, at Maryland Historical Trust