Home For Sale Amenia NY EH1634 | Elyse Harney Real Estate
Elyse Harney Real Estate

A Secluded Lake and Endless Views

$2,750,000 • 3472 sq.ft. • 23.78 acres • 3 BR • 3 BA
Sold Closing Price: $2,275,000 • Closing Date: 12/04/2009
A private world of one’s own. This extraordinary 23+ acre property features a beautiful Post & Beam residence with breathtaking views from every window. Three Bedrooms, 3 Baths, a Gourmet Kitchen and expansive Great Room with Gallery and wood burning fireplace enhance this dream of a home. A secluded 65 acre lake, with your own private beach… Read More

A private world of one’s own. This extraordinary 23+ acre property features a beautiful Post & Beam residence with breathtaking views from every window. Three Bedrooms, 3 Baths, a Gourmet Kitchen and expansive Great Room with Gallery and wood burning fireplace enhance this dream of a home. A secluded 65 acre lake, with your own private beach and a magnificent restored 3-level New Hampshire barn, main entertaining section of barn features a Lennox propane heating system with the duct work installed for central air conditioning. Add in the charming naturalized pool, an English Garden and five stone Terraces and you have your perfect sanctuary in the country.

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A private world of one’s own. This extraordinary 23+ acre property features a beautiful Post & Beam residence with breathtaking views from every window. Three Bedrooms, 3 Baths, a Gourmet Kitchen and expansive Great Room with Gallery and wood burning fireplace enhance this dream of a home. A secluded 65 acre lake, with your own private beach and a magnificent restored 3-level New Hampshire barn, main entertaining section of barn features a Lennox propane heating system with the duct work installed for central air conditioning. Add in the charming naturalized pool, an English Garden and five stone Terraces and you have your perfect sanctuary in the country.

In the Community of:

Amenia – Wassaic Area- Dutchess County, New York

EH# 1634 MLS# L132002 281158

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Listing Location

470 Sharon Station Road Amenia, NY 12501


Residence Description

First Floor

Entrance Foyer: (16×11′) tiled floor, cathedral ceiling, French doors open onto stone terrace and walled English garden. There is also an entrance to garage and guest quarters
Guest Quarters/Au Pair Suite: (20×21′) open floor plan. Fully equipped kitchen, living room, bedroom and full bath. Private entrance from garage. Also features a Juliet balcony atop a staircase descending to the English garden
Great Room: (27×20′ – 32′ high ceiling) dramatic post & beam construction. Soaring Cathedral ceiling with an abundance of windows framing spectacular views of the gardens, lake and distant mountains. There is a set of French doors opening onto a 26×10′ bluestone terrace shaded by a Wisteria covered pergola. A second set of French doors open onto the 10×10′ stone terrace in the English garden with westerly views of the barn and mountains. And in the center of the Great Room the inviting wood-burning fireplace makes for cozy gatherings
Kitchen: (15×15′) open to Great Room and dining area. Gourmet kitchen, with polished soapstone counters and antique farmer’s sink. A center island surrounding the Jennair gas range with grill top and a soapstone breakfast bar adjoins the kitchen and Great Room. The kitchen has beautiful custom cabinetry, a built-in refrigerator, a SubZero wine refrigerator with pull-out drawers, and a Bosch dishwasher. Walk-in pantry and built-in dishwasher complete this comfortably equipped kitchen
Porch: (16×14′) covered bluestone entry terrace
Pool Terrace: (26×10′) bluestone terrace by the pool is shaded by a Wisteria covered rustic designed arbor
Bedroom: (19×12.5′) with en suite bathroom with shower. Mountain and lake views. French doors open onto another bluestone terrace (16×10′)

Second Floor

Master Bedroom: (14.5×19.5′) cathedral ceiling, windows Overlooking the lake, mountains and the naturalized in-ground Gunite pool. A rustic arbor shades a stone poolside terrace. Large walk-in closet (12.5×10′)
Master Bath: (12.5×10′) marble countertops with designer Double sinks, a deep pedestal soaking bathtub with European hand-held shower, and large marble tiled shower

Garage

2-bay, attached to the main house. Three bays in the Barn

Outbuildings

Barn, Beach Pavilion (36×24′), log construction Beach Changing House (24×24′), Horse Run-In

Features

Heated Pool (with 500 gal. underground propane tank), fenced pastures, private beach, whole-house Surround Sound

Barn

(60×40′ – approx. 6,000 sq.ft. – three levels) 1800’s Gillmanton, N.H. barn, reassembled by renowned restoration expert Henry Page. Completely restored. Main entertaining section of barn features a Lennox propane heating system with the duct work installed for central air conditioning. The barn features a large Great Room with soaring ceiling, study with custom built wet bar and full bath. Towering windows offer views of lake and surrounding countryside. Main door leads out onto approx. 50×20′ bluestone terrace. Second level overlooking Great Room features sleeping loft, billiard room and a 12×12′ additional room. Third level has a room with spiral staircase leading to cupola with its 360-degree views of the Berkshires, Catskills and Taconic Mountain ranges. Included in sale are pool table, chandelier, and the stone dining table on Barn Terrace

Barn Garage Area: Heated. Features three bays, workshop area, and huge antique sliding barn doors. Overhead barn levels are framed for future expansion if desired

The Lake

Round Pond. A beautiful natural spring fed, pristine 65-acre lake with l,000′ of lake frontage. Surrounding the lake are only four other large properties. Zoning regulations protect the lake from any development. This property has the only private beach on the lake with grandfathered structures on it. In addition, this property has the only access road to the shoreline

Pertinent Facts

Location: 470 Sharon Station Road, Amenia, N.Y.
Land Size: 23.78 acres Map: 7268 Lot: 318762 & 301684
Property Key: 7268-00-318762-0000
Zoning: A5A
Additional Land Available: no
Frontage: 692′
Lake / Beach Frontage: 1,000′
Easements: none
Year Built: 2004
Square Footage: 3,472 (Town)
Total Rooms: 7; BRs: 3, BAs: 3
Basement: concrete – crawlspace
Foundation: poured concrete
Laundry Location: 1st floor
Floors: English Pickled Oak floors throughout.
Windows: Anderson windows and doors
Exterior: wood clapboard
Driveway: gravel
Roof: cedar shake and metal
Heat: radiant heat in floors. McCain Gold Weill propane furnace system with 1000 gal. underground tank. Barn has a separate 500 gal. propane tank
Hot water: directly off of the furnace, with a large super insulated storage tank
Plumbing: copper
Sewer: new septic systems for the house and barn
Water: private wells, plus a vintage style hand pump well at the lake
Electric: 200 amps
Cable & Highspeed Internet: yes, through Comcast
Generator: wired for whole house generator
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: included
Exclusions: artwork & sculptures
Mil rate: $17.55 Date: 2008
Taxes: $2,157.91 Town of Northeast Property Tax
$1,137.15 Amenia Property Tax
$4,952.00 School Tax
$8,247.06 Total combined Taxes
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $2,750,000
Closing Price: $2,275,000
SOLD

Residence

First Floor

Entrance Foyer: (16×11′) tiled floor, cathedral ceiling, French doors open onto stone terrace and walled English garden. There is also an entrance to garage and guest quarters
Guest Quarters/Au Pair Suite: (20×21′) open floor plan. Fully equipped kitchen, living room, bedroom and full bath. Private entrance from garage. Also features a Juliet balcony atop a staircase descending to the English garden
Great Room: (27×20′ – 32′ high ceiling) dramatic post & beam construction. Soaring Cathedral ceiling with an abundance of windows framing spectacular views of the gardens, lake and distant mountains. There is a set of French doors opening onto a 26×10′ bluestone terrace shaded by a Wisteria covered pergola. A second set of French doors open onto the 10×10′ stone terrace in the English garden with westerly views of the barn and mountains. And in the center of the Great Room the inviting wood-burning fireplace makes for cozy gatherings
Kitchen: (15×15′) open to Great Room and dining area. Gourmet kitchen, with polished soapstone counters and antique farmer’s sink. A center island surrounding the Jennair gas range with grill top and a soapstone breakfast bar adjoins the kitchen and Great Room. The kitchen has beautiful custom cabinetry, a built-in refrigerator, a SubZero wine refrigerator with pull-out drawers, and a Bosch dishwasher. Walk-in pantry and built-in dishwasher complete this comfortably equipped kitchen
Porch: (16×14′) covered bluestone entry terrace
Pool Terrace: (26×10′) bluestone terrace by the pool is shaded by a Wisteria covered rustic designed arbor
Bedroom: (19×12.5′) with en suite bathroom with shower. Mountain and lake views. French doors open onto another bluestone terrace (16×10′)

Second Floor

Master Bedroom: (14.5×19.5′) cathedral ceiling, windows Overlooking the lake, mountains and the naturalized in-ground Gunite pool. A rustic arbor shades a stone poolside terrace. Large walk-in closet (12.5×10′)
Master Bath: (12.5×10′) marble countertops with designer Double sinks, a deep pedestal soaking bathtub with European hand-held shower, and large marble tiled shower

Garage

2-bay, attached to the main house. Three bays in the Barn

Outbuildings

Barn, Beach Pavilion (36×24′), log construction Beach Changing House (24×24′), Horse Run-In

Features

Heated Pool (with 500 gal. underground propane tank), fenced pastures, private beach, whole-house Surround Sound

Barn

(60×40′ – approx. 6,000 sq.ft. – three levels) 1800’s Gillmanton, N.H. barn, reassembled by renowned restoration expert Henry Page. Completely restored. Main entertaining section of barn features a Lennox propane heating system with the duct work installed for central air conditioning. The barn features a large Great Room with soaring ceiling, study with custom built wet bar and full bath. Towering windows offer views of lake and surrounding countryside. Main door leads out onto approx. 50×20′ bluestone terrace. Second level overlooking Great Room features sleeping loft, billiard room and a 12×12′ additional room. Third level has a room with spiral staircase leading to cupola with its 360-degree views of the Berkshires, Catskills and Taconic Mountain ranges. Included in sale are pool table, chandelier, and the stone dining table on Barn Terrace

Barn Garage Area: Heated. Features three bays, workshop area, and huge antique sliding barn doors. Overhead barn levels are framed for future expansion if desired

The Lake

Round Pond. A beautiful natural spring fed, pristine 65-acre lake with l,000′ of lake frontage. Surrounding the lake are only four other large properties. Zoning regulations protect the lake from any development. This property has the only private beach on the lake with grandfathered structures on it. In addition, this property has the only access road to the shoreline

Pertinent Facts

Location: 470 Sharon Station Road, Amenia, N.Y.
Land Size: 23.78 acres Map: 7268 Lot: 318762 & 301684
Property Key: 7268-00-318762-0000
Zoning: A5A
Additional Land Available: no
Frontage: 692′
Lake / Beach Frontage: 1,000′
Easements: none
Year Built: 2004
Square Footage: 3,472 (Town)
Total Rooms: 7; BRs: 3, BAs: 3
Basement: concrete – crawlspace
Foundation: poured concrete
Laundry Location: 1st floor
Floors: English Pickled Oak floors throughout.
Windows: Anderson windows and doors
Exterior: wood clapboard
Driveway: gravel
Roof: cedar shake and metal
Heat: radiant heat in floors. McCain Gold Weill propane furnace system with 1000 gal. underground tank. Barn has a separate 500 gal. propane tank
Hot water: directly off of the furnace, with a large super insulated storage tank
Plumbing: copper
Sewer: new septic systems for the house and barn
Water: private wells, plus a vintage style hand pump well at the lake
Electric: 200 amps
Cable & Highspeed Internet: yes, through Comcast
Generator: wired for whole house generator
Alarm System: yes
Appliances: included
Exclusions: artwork & sculptures
Mil rate: $17.55 Date: 2008
Taxes: $2,157.91 Town of Northeast Property Tax
$1,137.15 Amenia Property Tax
$4,952.00 School Tax
$8,247.06 Total combined Taxes
Taxes change; please verify current taxes.
Offered at: $2,750,000
Closing Price: $2,275,000
SOLD



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