Elyse Harney Real Estate

Chestnut Ridge Farm

$5,950,000 • 3832 sq.ft. • 250 acres • 9 BR • 8 BA
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Chestnut Ridge Farm, home of the original Millbrook Polo Field, is the ultimate equestrian facility. Privately situated on 250 acres in the heart of Millbrook Hunt Country, this world-class equestrian center features two classically beautiful Barns. The Barns are fully alarmed and host 23 matted Stalls, two heated Tack Rooms, six Grooming &… Read More

Chestnut Ridge Farm, home of the original Millbrook Polo Field, is the ultimate equestrian facility. Privately situated on 250 acres in the heart of Millbrook Hunt Country, this world-class equestrian center features two classically beautiful Barns. The Barns are fully alarmed and host 23 matted Stalls, two heated Tack Rooms, six Grooming & Wash Stalls and an Indoor Riding Arena. There are 2.8 miles of fenced pasture and 200 acres of maintained riding trails overlooking expansive 360-degree mountain-top views, stretching West to the Catskills and across the Hudson Valley.

This property, with the additional building lot, 2 Guest Houses, Pool House and a Bonus Barn, is a fully equipped Equine Estate! A privately situated main residence and a fully-operational horse facility with its own entrance provide unlimited possibilities for a private estate or income-generating equestrian establishment.

Chestnut Ridge Farm 

by JohnTorsiello
featured in Main Street Magazine (April 2015)

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Chestnut Ridge Farm, home of the original Millbrook Polo Field, is the ultimate equestrian facility. Privately situated on 250 acres in the heart of Millbrook Hunt Country, this world-class equestrian center features two classically beautiful Barns. The Barns are fully alarmed and host 23 matted Stalls, two heated Tack Rooms, six Grooming & Wash Stalls and an Indoor Riding Arena. There are 2.8 miles of fenced pasture and 200 acres of maintained riding trails overlooking expansive 360-degree mountain-top views, stretching West to the Catskills and across the Hudson Valley.

This property, with the additional building lot, 2 Guest Houses, Pool House and a Bonus Barn, is a fully equipped Equine Estate! A privately situated main residence and a fully-operational horse facility with its own entrance provide unlimited possibilities for a private estate or income-generating equestrian establishment.

Chestnut Ridge Farm 

by JohnTorsiello
featured in Main Street Magazine (April 2015)

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Washington, New York | Dutchess County
The Millbrook Area – Dutchess County, New York

EH# 3026 MLS# 363216 99162157

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Residence Description

Main Residence

original home from the 1700’s

First Floor

wood floors throughout
Foyer: (25.11×6.11) front to back center hall with crown molding, staircase to second floor, back door leading to apple orchard and pool
Living Room: (27.04×17.05) crown molding, ceiling beams, wood burning fireplace with marble surround and detailed wood mantle
Library: (22.10×17.07) wood burning fireplace with brick surround and raised panel mantle, built-in bookshelves and cabinets
Eat-in Kitchen: (26.03×22.11) wide-board pine floors, island with Carrera marble top and built-in drawers and a warming drawer, wood cabinets, wood burning fireplace with brick surround, wainscoting, double stainless-steel sink, butcher block counter tops, Garland 6-burner stove with double oven and grill top, Miele dishwasher, Traulsen freezer, Traulsen refrigerator, staircase to second floor, French doors to Sunroom
Butler’s Pantry: Kitchen Aid icemaker, wood cabinets, sink
Sunroom: (20.02×13.03) bluestone floor, bead board ceiling with wood beams, French doors to side yard and stone patio
Outdoor Dining Patio: vaulted bead board ceiling, stone floor, awnings, sound system, overlooking the magnificent vegetable garden
Side Entrance: bluestone floors, large soapstone farm sink, built-in cabinets, vaulted bead board ceiling with wood beams, radiant heat
Mudroom: built-in cabinets, window seat, door to pool area, full Bath
Full Bath: tiled shower, vanity with Carrera marble top, bead board
Laundry Room: built-in cabinets, stainless steel sink, closet, washer, dryer

Second Floor

Master Suite:
Foyer leading to Master Bedroom: built-in cabinets and drawers, two closets, 17’x8’ window seat, Master Bath
Master Bath: wood floors, bead board, tiled shower with glass door, large Jacuzzi tub with wood surround, double vanity with Carrera marble top, two built-in mirrors, water closet
Master Bedroom: (27.03×17.04) wood floors, wood burning fireplace with brick surround and a wooden mantle, vaulted ceiling with original wood beams, sitting area
Bedroom: (13.03×12.01) wood floors, window seat, closet
Full Bath: vanity with Carrera marble top, bead board, tile tub and shower
Bedroom: (14.08×13.03) wood floors, built-in cabinets and drawers, closet
Full Bath: wood floor, bead board, vanity with Carrera marble top, tiled shower

Garage

4-car detached garage with gym above equipped with Cybex gym equipment

Outbuildings

Pool House: 1700’s Antique School House
Wood floors, built-in shelves and cabinets, vaulted ceiling with original wood beams, woodstove, path to pool

Features

Pool & Hot Tub: bluestone surround, gunite heated saline pool, gunite saline hot tub, stone walls landscaped with hydrangea trees and fern
Tennis Court: Har-tru court with sprinklers and professionally lit
Outdoor Play Area: children’s playhouse
Professional Garden: mature vegetable and flower garden
Private Pond: 5-acre pond with island, perfect for kayaking, canoeing and swimming. Stocked with Rainbow trout, Wide Mouth trout and Karp
Hunting Fields: Upland Bird hunting, preserve license renewed each year
Tree House: Professionally built tree house in a private location on the property with a wood burning stove and Easterly views
Party Barn: (100×25) Movie Theatre with leather chairs for viewing, Music Studio, game area
Additional building lots: two separate building lots located on the property with beautiful views
Views: 360 degree views spanning the Hudson Valley with spectacular Catskill vistas
Guesthouse: includes an open floor plan with Living Room, Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, a Bathroom and wood floors throughout

Farm House

First Floor:
Side Porch/Mudroom: with entrance into the open floor plan of the Kitchen/Living Room with wood burning fireplace and a first floor Master Suite. French doors to outdoor patio
Second Floor:
Two Bedrooms and a full Bath
Features:
Outdoor Eating Area: landscaped with stone wall, mature trees and beautiful views

Barn Building & Infrastructure

A perfect combination of old world architecture and modern amenities, Higher Ground Farm has managed to preserve the beautiful look of the original farm buildings while providing the exceptional amenities, including:
• 23 12×12 matted stalls with safety front stall doors and rear, windowed Dutch doors for extra ventilation
• 50-acre Grand Prix field with replicas of the Derby Field jumps at Spruce Meadows
• 6 grooming/wash stalls with hot and cold water
• Heated Rider’s Lounge with Wi-Fi access
• 2 heated tack rooms
• 170×80’ indoor arena with state of the art footing, automatic watering system, ventilation fans and mirrored walls
• 2 Grand Prix jumping fields with stadium jumps and natural obstacles
• Devils Dyke Jump
• Three-Day Eventing
• South Hampton Water Jump
• 3 tier bank grub
• 200 acres of wooded, maintained riding trails
• Fire and security systems in all barns
• Covered Automatic Horse Walker
• Training Track: 1/3 of a mile
• Maintenance Barn with 4-car garage
• 2.8 miles of split-rail fenced pasture

Barn Apartment

Four Bedrooms, two bathrooms, Kitchen

Pertinent Facts

Pertinent Facts:

Location: 1132 Chestnut Ridge, Dover Plains, NY
Land Size: 250 acres; Map: 6964, Lot: 049086
Vol.: 22000, Page: 10393
Survey: #12204; Zoning: Residential Rural Ag 10 ac
Additional Land Available: no
Frontage: 1,560 feet
Easements: conservation easements in place
Year Built: 1797
Square Footage: 3,832
Total Rooms: 19; BRs: 9, BAs: 8
Basement: unfinished
Foundation: poured concrete & brick
Hatchway: yes
Attic: pull-down
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: wood, bluestone
Windows: Thermopane
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: maple-tree lined, winding greystone gravel driveway
Roof: metal, wood shakes
Heat: radiant, oil forced air
Oil Tanks: 2
Air-Conditioning: central air/four zones
Hot water: off the furnace
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 400 amps
Cable/Satellite Dish: cable
Generator: yes
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: Traulsen refrigerator, Traulsen freezer, Garland stove, Miele dishwasher, Kitchen Aid icemaker, washer, dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $19.47         Date: September 2014
Taxes: $81,034.35   Date: September 2014
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agents: Elyse Harney Morris & John Panzer
Listing Type: Exclusive

Residence

Main Residence

original home from the 1700’s

First Floor

wood floors throughout
Foyer: (25.11×6.11) front to back center hall with crown molding, staircase to second floor, back door leading to apple orchard and pool
Living Room: (27.04×17.05) crown molding, ceiling beams, wood burning fireplace with marble surround and detailed wood mantle
Library: (22.10×17.07) wood burning fireplace with brick surround and raised panel mantle, built-in bookshelves and cabinets
Eat-in Kitchen: (26.03×22.11) wide-board pine floors, island with Carrera marble top and built-in drawers and a warming drawer, wood cabinets, wood burning fireplace with brick surround, wainscoting, double stainless-steel sink, butcher block counter tops, Garland 6-burner stove with double oven and grill top, Miele dishwasher, Traulsen freezer, Traulsen refrigerator, staircase to second floor, French doors to Sunroom
Butler’s Pantry: Kitchen Aid icemaker, wood cabinets, sink
Sunroom: (20.02×13.03) bluestone floor, bead board ceiling with wood beams, French doors to side yard and stone patio
Outdoor Dining Patio: vaulted bead board ceiling, stone floor, awnings, sound system, overlooking the magnificent vegetable garden
Side Entrance: bluestone floors, large soapstone farm sink, built-in cabinets, vaulted bead board ceiling with wood beams, radiant heat
Mudroom: built-in cabinets, window seat, door to pool area, full Bath
Full Bath: tiled shower, vanity with Carrera marble top, bead board
Laundry Room: built-in cabinets, stainless steel sink, closet, washer, dryer

Second Floor

Master Suite:
Foyer leading to Master Bedroom: built-in cabinets and drawers, two closets, 17’x8’ window seat, Master Bath
Master Bath: wood floors, bead board, tiled shower with glass door, large Jacuzzi tub with wood surround, double vanity with Carrera marble top, two built-in mirrors, water closet
Master Bedroom: (27.03×17.04) wood floors, wood burning fireplace with brick surround and a wooden mantle, vaulted ceiling with original wood beams, sitting area
Bedroom: (13.03×12.01) wood floors, window seat, closet
Full Bath: vanity with Carrera marble top, bead board, tile tub and shower
Bedroom: (14.08×13.03) wood floors, built-in cabinets and drawers, closet
Full Bath: wood floor, bead board, vanity with Carrera marble top, tiled shower

Garage

4-car detached garage with gym above equipped with Cybex gym equipment

Outbuildings

Pool House: 1700’s Antique School House
Wood floors, built-in shelves and cabinets, vaulted ceiling with original wood beams, woodstove, path to pool

Features

Pool & Hot Tub: bluestone surround, gunite heated saline pool, gunite saline hot tub, stone walls landscaped with hydrangea trees and fern
Tennis Court: Har-tru court with sprinklers and professionally lit
Outdoor Play Area: children’s playhouse
Professional Garden: mature vegetable and flower garden
Private Pond: 5-acre pond with island, perfect for kayaking, canoeing and swimming. Stocked with Rainbow trout, Wide Mouth trout and Karp
Hunting Fields: Upland Bird hunting, preserve license renewed each year
Tree House: Professionally built tree house in a private location on the property with a wood burning stove and Easterly views
Party Barn: (100×25) Movie Theatre with leather chairs for viewing, Music Studio, game area
Additional building lots: two separate building lots located on the property with beautiful views
Views: 360 degree views spanning the Hudson Valley with spectacular Catskill vistas
Guesthouse: includes an open floor plan with Living Room, Kitchen, 2 Bedrooms, a Bathroom and wood floors throughout

Farm House

First Floor:
Side Porch/Mudroom: with entrance into the open floor plan of the Kitchen/Living Room with wood burning fireplace and a first floor Master Suite. French doors to outdoor patio
Second Floor:
Two Bedrooms and a full Bath
Features:
Outdoor Eating Area: landscaped with stone wall, mature trees and beautiful views

Barn Building & Infrastructure

A perfect combination of old world architecture and modern amenities, Higher Ground Farm has managed to preserve the beautiful look of the original farm buildings while providing the exceptional amenities, including:
• 23 12×12 matted stalls with safety front stall doors and rear, windowed Dutch doors for extra ventilation
• 50-acre Grand Prix field with replicas of the Derby Field jumps at Spruce Meadows
• 6 grooming/wash stalls with hot and cold water
• Heated Rider’s Lounge with Wi-Fi access
• 2 heated tack rooms
• 170×80’ indoor arena with state of the art footing, automatic watering system, ventilation fans and mirrored walls
• 2 Grand Prix jumping fields with stadium jumps and natural obstacles
• Devils Dyke Jump
• Three-Day Eventing
• South Hampton Water Jump
• 3 tier bank grub
• 200 acres of wooded, maintained riding trails
• Fire and security systems in all barns
• Covered Automatic Horse Walker
• Training Track: 1/3 of a mile
• Maintenance Barn with 4-car garage
• 2.8 miles of split-rail fenced pasture

Barn Apartment

Four Bedrooms, two bathrooms, Kitchen

Pertinent Facts

Pertinent Facts:

Location: 1132 Chestnut Ridge, Dover Plains, NY
Land Size: 250 acres; Map: 6964, Lot: 049086
Vol.: 22000, Page: 10393
Survey: #12204; Zoning: Residential Rural Ag 10 ac
Additional Land Available: no
Frontage: 1,560 feet
Easements: conservation easements in place
Year Built: 1797
Square Footage: 3,832
Total Rooms: 19; BRs: 9, BAs: 8
Basement: unfinished
Foundation: poured concrete & brick
Hatchway: yes
Attic: pull-down
Laundry Location: first floor
Floors: wood, bluestone
Windows: Thermopane
Exterior: clapboard
Driveway: maple-tree lined, winding greystone gravel driveway
Roof: metal, wood shakes
Heat: radiant, oil forced air
Oil Tanks: 2
Air-Conditioning: central air/four zones
Hot water: off the furnace
Plumbing: mixed
Sewer: septic
Water: well
Electric: 400 amps
Cable/Satellite Dish: cable
Generator: yes
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: Traulsen refrigerator, Traulsen freezer, Garland stove, Miele dishwasher, Kitchen Aid icemaker, washer, dryer
Exclusions: none
Mil rate: $19.47         Date: September 2014
Taxes: $81,034.35   Date: September 2014
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Listing Agents: Elyse Harney Morris & John Panzer
Listing Type: Exclusive


Listing Location

1132 Chestnut Ridge Road Dover Plains, NY 12522


Agent Contact Information

Elyse Harney Morris
elyse@harneyre.com
(860) 435-2200x102
(860) 318-5126
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John Panzer
jpanzer@harneyre.com
860-435-2200 X 111
(860) 248-9537
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