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Wye House

Easton, Maryland
County of Talbot.
7 miles northwest of Easton on Miles Neck Road
National Register Number: 70000264
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling.
Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Conference Center.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - April 15, 1970):
An outstanding example of a large Southern frame plantation house, in seven-part form, built for Edward Lloyd IV, a wealthy landowner. It illustrates the transition in style from late Georgian to early Federal architecture. Nearby is the orangerie, with a rare example of an 18th-century central heating system.

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