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This $3.75 million Civil War-era Virginia home hosted General Lee

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, Glenfiddich House is certainly a residence with a storied past. Built in 1740, the Colonial home (once known as Harrison Hall) served as headquarters for the Confederate army as well as a temporary hospital during the Civil War, but its greatest claim to fame may be that it's the site where, in 1862, General Robert E. Lee planned the Confederate invasion of Maryland, which ended in the tide-turning Battle of Antietam.
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