23 Lovers Lane

Chatham, NY, 12037

$1,075,000

$311 per ft²
$1,075,000
$311 per ft²
Active Under Contract
Active Under Contract
 - For Sale
beds
4 Beds
baths
3 Baths
carpenters-square
3,450 ft²
property_type
Residential
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Built 1812
A tour de force of the Federal and Adam architectural styles native to the region, the Van Valkenburgh House was built during the war of 1812 in the historic and quaint hamlet of Chatham Center. The four-bedroom, three-bath home has four wood-burning fireplaces, with new wood stoves in two of them, original wide plank pine floors, 12 over 12 windows, a ten-foot-wide center hall, and a unique and intimate family gathering room on the second floor. Among the many carefully restored historical details in the home are the recurring elliptical forms in windows and woodwork (a signature touch of the Adam brothers), an impressive Palladian window above the front entrance, and flushed gabled wings on either side of the original white-pine main facade. The generously proportioned property has beautiful moments outside, including a pebbled dining patio and idyllic yet easy-to-maintain landscaping. The restored and fully insulated 2,000 square-foot barn, with electric, a gas stove for heat, and a new septic system, is currently being used as a ceramic studio and gym and could easily be converted into a guest house or office. Recent improvements include a new roof on the main home, new insulation, electrical upgrades, an updated kitchen, Workstead lighting in many rooms, a new and extended driveway, a generator, central air, finishing of the studio with water and gas lines, new mechanicals and more.The Van Valkenburgh House is only minutes to Chatham, 25 minutes to Hudson and Albany, and just over two hours to New York City and Boston. Nearby favorites include Bimi's Cheese Shop, the Chatham Bookstore, Crandell Theatre, Bartlett House, Morningbird, Art Omi, and Jack Shainman Gallery's: The School.
MLS® ID:
142567
Listed:
6/15/22
Updated:
8/16/22
TKG Real Estate
Lisa Bouchard Hoe

Interior Features

Kitchen Appliances
Clothes Dryer, Clothes Washer, Counter Top Range, Dishwasher, Freezer, Generator, Refrigerator, Stove
Total Bedrooms
4
Full Bathrooms
2
Half Bathrooms
1
Floor Description
Pine
Heating
Forced, Hot Air

Exterior/Building Features

Lot Size
1.7 acres lot
Exterior Features
Wood
Architectural Style
Federal
Roof
Asphalt, Shingle
Sewer
Septic Tank

School Information

School District
Chatham

Other Property Details

Area Name
Chatham Center
Taxes
$7599
Tax Frequency
per YEAR
Garage
Yes
Parking
None
View
Y
County
Columbia
Water Source
Well
Pool
No

Property History

Date
Event
Price
Value
8/13/22
Active Under Contract
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Listing Courtesy of Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty - Hudson, Raj Kumar

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