Chevy Chase in Montgomery County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Woodend Manor House
The Mansion contains 30 rooms, has 10,000 square feet (not including the basement), and has a partial third floor, which is not visible when looking up at the house from the outside. Forty acres of land surround the mansion, although Captain and Mrs. Wells once owned 100 acres, including part of what is now Rock Creek Park. In 1967 following the death of Mrs. Wells, Woodend was donated to the Audubon Naturalist Society, which was founded in 1897. Today, these grounds
Erected by Boy Scout Troop 461.
Location. Marker has been reported missing. It was located near 39° 0.199′ N, 77° 4.04′ W. Marker was in Chevy Chase, Maryland, in Montgomery County. Marker was on Jones Mill Road half a mile south of Woodhollow Drive, on the right when traveling south. Marker is located in the Woodend Sanctuary. Touch for map. Marker was at or near this postal address: 8940 Jones Mill Road, Chevy Chase MD 20815, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this location. Woodend (a few steps from this marker); Clean Drinking Manor (approx. 0.3 miles away); Guests at The Forest Inn (approx. ¾ mile away); The Aloha Cottage (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Gymnasium (approx. 0.8 miles away); Ament Hall The National Park Seminary Historic District (approx. 0.8 miles away); The Forest Inn (approx. 0.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chevy Chase.
Also see . . . Woodend Sanctuary - Audubon Naturalist Society. (Submitted on January 26, 2012, by Bill Pfingsten of Bel Air, Maryland.)
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Credits. This page was last revised on September 22, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. This page has been viewed 473 times since then and 21 times this year. Last updated on December 2, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. Photos: 1. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. 2. submitted on December 2, 2012, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 25, 2012, by Michael Kindig of Long Beach, California. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.