Manchester Farms

Bob Ward Homes has a decorated model open at Manchester Farms, a 280-home community featuring two-story Colonials, ranchers and executive-style homes in Carroll County.

Bob Ward offers 11 home plans, ranging from 1,441 square feet to 2,732 square feet, with base prices from $164,900 to $228,900.


Standard features include designer oak kitchen cabinets, vinyl siding, central air-conditioning and oak interior handrails.

The homes are on public water and sewer systems and come with gas heat.


The model, the Evergreen, is a two-story Colonial with a two-car garage and full basement. It has a base price of $183,900 for 2,046 square feet.

Options shown in the Evergreen model include a sun room extension, 9-foot first-floor ceilings, and a covered wraparound porch with railing.

The first floor has an open foyer, 13-by-13-foot living room, 13-by-11-foot dining room, 17-by-11-foot kitchen and breakfast area, 19-by-13-foot family room, powder room, and mudroom connected to the garage.

The second floor consists of a 16-by-14-foot master bedroom with super bath and walk-in closet, 10-by-10-foot bedroom, full bath, 12-by-11-foot bedroom, and 13-by-10-foot bedroom.

To get to Manchester Farms, take Interstate 695 to I-795.

Take Route 30 north for 13.5 miles and turn left on Charmil Drive, then left on Susanann Drive to sales center and model.

The sales office is open daily from noon to 5 p.m.

Builder: Bob Ward Homes


Phone: 410-239-0961

Developer: Bob Ward Homes

Style: Colonials, ranchers and executive series

Units: 280

Square footage: 1,441 to 2,732

Options: Sun room extension ($8,500), gas fireplace ($3,400), covered wraparound porch and railing ($3,400).