MLS Number 20200668
- Residential 1Family+Access Apt
- Property Style Ranch
- Square Feet 6,310
- Address 758-760 Sheldon Road
- Year Built 2008
PLEASE DO NOT ENTER THE PROPERTY WITHOUT AN APPOINTMENT! Prestigious Country Estate Available! Nestled at the base of the Shawangunk Mountains, this 20(+/-) acre estate provided all the joys of country living, while maintaining easy access to the city. A custom built, certified green home creates a safe and family-friendly enclave to enjoy stunning nature vistas, pollution free air, and a peaceful environment for all to enjoy. Enter through the gate in the hand laid stone wall to see the main house with its warm, wooden exterior. Views from each window display rolling pastures and green mountainsides, and a stroll around the custom fishing pond transports you into blissful serenity. You'll see that no expense was spared in the building of this home. This is a certified geo-thermal home, the 30ft deep man-made pond consists of 8,000 feet of piping completing the system that heats and cools the entire home. Framing, plumbing, insulation and electrical work have been done and have been inspected. The roof is a 60 year architectural shingle and Shawangunk is known for having one of the county's lowest taxes. The current seller's insurance policy for the new construction appraised at 1.4 Million replacement cost to owner for damages. Radiant heat runs throughout the entire house as well as 22 zones of forced air heat and AC, with thermostats conveniently located in every room. Upon entering the home, the double-sided stairway that stands in the Great Room is a classic, consisting of Italian imported spindles. Beyond that a wall of windows brings in tons of natural light providing quaint views of the pond and all that nature has to offer. There are 3 master suites, waiting to be finished, one conveniently located on the main floor and the other two on the 2nd. Every single window looks out onto the pond, trees and greenery, giving you the feeling of seclusion and peace Three gas fireplaces are spread throughout, ensuring cozy nights during the winter months. This home has plenty of room for everyone! Upstairs, there is a finished family room/den sporting it's own balcony, a fire place, a cigar venting system and two discrete Murphy beds. But the real magic happens outside, the porch is the perfect place to relax and unwind during the warmer months, fill your days sitting outside in this peaceful quiet setting, taking in sights of the famous Shawangunk Ridge. Unlike most ponds, this one is swimmable and has been strategically stocked with a variety of different fish. There is a barn with electricity and water and 3.5 acre paddock which offer the potential to own your own horses. You literally never have to leave your property to get the most enjoyment out of all the seasons. The guest house sits on a separate deeded parcel and consists of a living room, kitchen, full bath and one bedroom on the 2nd level and a 3 car garage on the main level. It has it's own separate meter, well and septic. Short term, it's the perfect place to live while you finish creating the fine masterpiece that is the main house. Long term, your guest will have the utmost privacy (as will you) or you could even turn it into a successful Airbnb. Should you choose to leave the property to find an adventure, your options are limitless. Right down the road is the entrance to a state park with 50 miles on hitching, bike and horseback trails that go to lake Awosting and Minnewaska. Just a short distance to the Mohonk Preserves, Mohonk Mountain House, New Paltz, Gardiner, Angry Orchard, Swimming Holes and trails for both you and your horse. Less than 2 hours from NYC, 30 minutes to MetroNorth and Trailways Bus Station. DO NOT ENTER THE PROPERTY WITHOUT A CONFIRMED SHOWING APPT.
Listed by Richard Vizzini, Keller Williams Realty HV Nort