Robert Mills (1781-1855) is an important American architect most well known for his design of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. He was the first native-born American to be formally trained in the profession and studied under James Hoban who designed the White House. He worked for Benjamin Latrobe, architect of the U.S. Capitol, and is credited with the design of Antrim 1844. His style is dominantly neoclassical, specifically Palladian, Georgian, and Greek Revival. Undoubtedly influenced by Thomas Jefferson, Mills, along with others, was able to create a distinctive Federal style of architecture.
The Robert Mills Room in the Slonaker House offers on of the best places to stay in Taneytown, MD. Located on the second floor, this room offers a king feather bed for a comfortable rest. Guests can unwind in the corner jetted tub or enjoy the view from the Juliet balcony, making for a serene and architecturally enriched stay for up to 2 adults at our Taneyhotel hotel.