Andy and Michele Stevens knew some of the history of the Maples, a 60-acre estate in Fauquier County’s Upperville, when they bought it. During renovations, the property began to reveal even more stories.
April 3, 2012 The Maples, in the Fauquier County community of Upperville, was built for Joshua and Eliza Fletcher in 1853. A Civil War skirmish occurred on the property, driving a Confederate major general out of the house just as he was having dinner. John McDonnell/The Washington Post Buy Photo