Gray Rock Homes for Sale – An Ellicott City Neighborhood with a Piece of Howard County History

Gray Rock Homes for Sale – An Ellicott City Neighborhood with a Piece of Howard County History

A typical home in the Gray Rock neighborhood.
A typical home in the Gray Rock neighborhood.

Gray Rock and Gray Rock Farm are neighborhoods in Ellicott City with approximately 300 homes.  Most homes found in Gray Rock are detached single family homes.  The Gray Rock/Gray Rock Farm development is bounded on the North and East by Frederick Road (Maryland Route 144) and the Dunloggin Neighborhood, and the South and West by Columbia Road and the Centennial Neighborhood.

Most Gray Rock homes for sale feature 3-5 bedrooms, and brick or brick-front exteriors.  Some other homes feature siding exteriors.  Gray Rock homes for sale were generally built between 1980 and 2002 and are typically Colonial home styles.  Some Rancher and Split-Level style homes can be found as well.

Gray Rock homes for sale typically range from 1,500-4,000+ square feet; most are between 2,000 and 3,000 square feet.  Also, most homes feature driveways and attached garages.

You can view the Gray Rock Farm Community Website to view more information and news about what is going on around the Gray Rock community.  Please note: not all properties discussed here are located within the boundaries covered by the Gray Rock Farm Community Association.  To verify whether a specific property is part of the Association, please contact the Association directly.

As for an historical element of Gray Rock homes for sale, Miller Branch Library is located on a section of the original Gray Rock Farm, which had been built and developed by former Maryland Attorney General Thomas Beale Dorsey, in 1813.  The Howard County Library System was voted 2013 Gale/Library Journal’s Library of the Year.

Gray Rock homes for sale offer great accessibility to main commuter routes such as MD 32, I-70, and US 29 and 40.  The neighborhood also offers nearby proximity to Long Gate Shopping Center.  Long Gate Shopping Center features a variety of shopping destinations including Target, Safeway, Staples, Old Navy, Kohl’s, Barnes and Noble Booksellers, and restaurants as well.

For all your recreational needs, Gray Rock homes for sale are located near two family-friendly parks: Centennial Park and Meadowbrook Park.  Both parks feature walking paths, rentable pavilion and recreational areas, basketball courts, and baseball/softball fields.  Centennial Park’s walking path encompasses Centennial Lake, a fantastic destination to observe the wetland wildlife, as well as spend a day out on the water in a paddle boat or canoe!  The Fairway Hills Golf Club is also within near proximity to Gray Rock homes for sale, to meet the recreation needs of everyone in the family.

Gray Rock and Gray Rock Farm are large neighborhoods and are therefore spread across multiple elementary, middle, and high school districts.  These district divisions may change each year.  To view district divisions in the Gray Rock and Gray Rock Farm neighborhoods, you can view the Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) school locator.

If you’re interested in Gray Rock homes for sale, other homes for sale near Centennial High School, or other homes for sale near Wilde Lake High School, click here.  We now have the ability to set up a custom search based on the most current school boundary maps.  This service is not available in Maryland through any other online search tool – it is solely provided to customers and clients working directly with a Maryland Realtor.  Please click here and contact us today for your custom Maryland Home Search by School District.  If you’d like to learn more, feel free to give us a call at (443) 472-9588, or send an email to shari@themcintyreteam.com.

Gray Rock Homes for Sale – An Ellicott City Neighborhood with a Piece of Howard County History 2014-02-20 10:00:41

Tim McIntyre, GRI, Ellicott City Realtor, Catonsville Realtor

Helping Clients Buy, Sell and Invest in Howard County, Carroll County and Baltimore County for more than 25 years.

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