For Sale $1,495,000 - Residential
This majestic 1825 Federal home on the banks of the Hudson River was designed by architect Barnabas Waterman for shipping entrepreneur Anthony Rutgers Livingston. Steeped in history, the house has undergone an extensive – yet sensitive – restoration. Enter into a grand hallway with Double Parlors to the right and a formal Dining Room on the left. Original Federal flourishes abound with acanthus leaf capitals and entablatures, corinthian columns, Keystone cap arches and intact mantels and crown mouldings. 7-wood burning fireplaces! The high ceiling heights and tall windows throughout provides extraordinary elegance, light and comfort. A thoughtful Kitchen renovation and 1/2 Bath for 21st century convenience. Upstairs is a Full Bath and four spacious and airy Bedrooms, the Master with ensuite Bath. The walk – out lower level of the house features a Family Room with fireplace, a full bath and the original 1825 kitchen with hearth and beehive oven. A stroll past the box-wood garden and pergola leads to a 3-bay Garage with finished Studio and 1/2 Bath above, perfect for artist, home office or additional guests! Convenient to NYS Thruway, Catskill, Lumberyard Performing Arts, 15-minutes to Hudson, 2- hours NYC.