Sotterley

Sotterley Plantation is a landmark plantation home located at 44300 Sotterley Lane in Hollywood, St. Mary's County, Maryland, United States. It is a long 1 1⁄2-story, nine-bay frame building, covered with wide, beaded clapboard siding and wood shingle roof, overlooking the Patuxent River. Also on the property are a sawn-log slave quarters of circa 1830, an 18th-century brick warehouse, and an early-19th-century brick meat house. Farm buildings include an early-19th-century corn crib and an array of barns and work buildings from the early 20th century. It has been a house museum since 1961. It was once a home of George Plater, the sixth Governor of Maryland, and Herbert L. Satterlee, a member of America's most powerful financial circles.

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1972. Sotterley was declared a National Historic Landmark in 2000.

Sotterley Plantation

Sotterley Plantation is operated as a historic house museum and offers visitor activities and educational programs. Visitors can tour the early 18th-century mansion, an original slave cabin, a customs warehouse, smokehouse, necessary and corn crib, as well as a formal garden. The property comprises 95 acres (380,000 m2) of rolling fields, gardens, and riverfront.

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