For Sale $1,350,000 - Residential
An idyll on the Hudson. Built in 1840, this classic A.J. Downing inspired Gothic Revival home exudes a sense of comfort & well being. The newly extended kitchen/dining room provides a delightful place to cook, entertain & look out at the beautifully landscaped exterior. There are two living rooms, summer & winter with a wood burning fireplace, office or guest bedroom & bath on the first floor. The second floor has two bedrooms, two full bathrooms & laundry. A remarkable array of original details remain intact that include steeply pitched roofs, board and batten siding, pointed arch decorative elements inside & out and delicate wooden bargeboards. It may be said that this house is truly of a piece, so constant & true to the original design. The site affords a magnificent view of the Hudson River & Catskill Mountains, surrounded by 5 acres of recently landscaped & partially wooded land & a 3 story barn. In sum, a classic with every convenience of modern living.