Along the banks of the Potomac River, in close proximity to the Shenandoah River, is a remarkable town known as Shepherdstown, West Virginia. Shepherdstown is approximately 90 minutes from the Washington/Baltimore metropolitan area and home to Shepherd University. Students of all ages have excellent educational opportunities in Shepherdstown as they are served by the highly rated Jefferson County School District. With the Potomac and Shenandoah Rivers nearby, residents enjoy a plethora of recreational options including tubing, kayaking, swimming and fishing. In addition to those options, they can also camp in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains and hike on the Appalachian Trail.
Shepherdstown is surrounded by several National Parks including Harpers Ferry, the Antietam National Battlefield and the C&O Canal. With its long, rich history, Shepherdstown is home to numerous sites and buildings found on the National Register of Historic Places. There are also abundant shopping and dining opportunities in the area. Some of the locals’ favorite restaurants include the Shepherdstown Sweet Shop Bakery, the award-winning Bavarian Inn, The Press Room, the Green Pineapple, and many others.. Shepherdstown is a great place to live for commuters as it is only 50 minutes from Leesburg, Virginia; 45 minutes from Frederick, Maryland; and 25 minutes from Hagerstown, Maryland.
Shepherdstown, West Virginia is also home to some excellent real estate options. Home prices in Shepherdstown vary depending upon the style, size, age and location of the property. Shepherdstown is home to numerous communities and subdivisions with diverse real estate options. Maddex Farm is one of those remarkable communities. Nestled near the mountains you’ll find this community of single family homes. Maddex Farm has a great location, breathtaking views of the rolling hills, and distinctive home designs. The homes in Maddex Farm are Ryan Home’s award-winning designs and boast up to 2.5 bathrooms and 4 bedrooms with living spaces ranging from 2,300 to 3,100 square feet. Maddex Farm is a very popular community on the outskirts of Shepherdstown, with close proximity to the MARC commuter rail system.