The Board of County Commissioners of Washington County, Maryland is seeking proposals from qualified firms with relevant and demonstrable experience for the appropriate reuse and treatment of a portion of the Brumbaugh-Kendle-Grove Farmstead located at 14301 Pennsylvania Avenue (Route 11), Hagerstown, Maryland. The format for submittals, information regarding the scope of work, and the criteria to be used by the Committee are available from the Washington County website: www.washco-md.net by accessing the “Purchasing & Engineering Bid Listing.” Please Reference Purchase order PUR-1240.
The farmstead was listed on the Washington County Historical Trust list of “Most Endangered Historical Sites” and has been the subject of discussion for several years, The photo that appears above was borrowed from their website. The history of the site was documented in a local news article published in2005 and can be found by following this link. http://articles.herald-mail.com/2005-09-25/news/25046524_1_brick-house-carriage-house-barn
It’s a great opportunity to be part of a great project to ensure the continued viability of a wonderful old homestead. For more information on this opportunity and how to bid on it, please see Washington County website.