1542-1544 Route 6 Avenue, Carmel, NY


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About 1542-1544 Route 6 Avenue

This extremely charming and beautiful waterfront estate is rich in history and is cradled on 5.2 picture perfect acres with a breathtaking water view. This stately estate built in 1870 sits peacefully and majestically at the southwest shore of Lake Gleneida. This secluded, private retreat features a Main house (4,821 sqft.), a Guest house (2,160 sqft.), a Greenhouse, an Additional Buildable Parcel, several Outbuildings, and a 5 Car Garage. This estate is cradled within mature evergreens, sprawling lawns and breath taking water views. Main home is a 19th century Victorian featuring three levels to include 13 rooms, 8 bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, large eat-in farmhouse kitchen, butler's pantry, parlor, formal dining room, living room, grand foyer, wood burning fireplaces, hard wood floors, soaking tubs, and architectural details throughout. The historic interior showcases Old World Charm including intricate stained-glass windows, magnificent staircase railings, pocket doors, original fixtures, plasterwork, decorative woodwork, and delightful surprises at every turn. Relax or entertain on the large wrap around porch and enjoy the spectacular panorama of Lake Gleneida. This astonishing property overlooks the Hamlet of Carmel, with the pleasure of luscious sweeping lawns in a private retreat. The Guest House is currently a showcase of American art and history and features two levels to include 3 bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and 5 car garage. Conveniently located to shopping, schools, railroad, and easy access within an hour to NYC. This is truly a rare opportunity to own a piece of paradise in a nostalgic setting.

Features of 1542-1544 Route 6 Avenue

MLS® # H6124897
Price $2,999,000
Bedrooms 11
Bathrooms 7.00
Full Baths 5
Half Baths 2
Square Footage 6,981
Acres 5.23
Taxes $35,536
Year Built 1870
Type Residential
Sub-Type Single Family Residence
Style Colonial, Estate
Status Active

Community Information

Address 1542-1544 Route 6 Avenue
City Carmel
County Putnam
State NY
Zip Code 10512
Adult 55+ Community No


Included Wooded, Sloped, Near Public Transit, Private
Parking Detached, 4+ Car Detached, Driveway
# of Garages 4
Garages Detached, 4+ Car Detached, Driveway
View Panoramic, Other, Lake, Water
Is Waterfront Yes
Waterfront Lake/Pond/Stream, Lake Front, Water Access, Waterfront
Has Pool No


Interior Hardwood
Interior Features Eat-in Kitchen, Formal Dining Room, Entrance Foyer, Guest Quarters, Master Bath, Pantry, Powder Room, Storage, Walk-In Closet(s)
Appliances Dishwasher, Dryer, Oven, Refrigerator, Washer
Heating Propane, Forced Air
Cooling Central Air
Has Basement Yes
Basement Unfinished
Fireplace Yes
# of Fireplaces 4
Fireplaces Wood Burning Stove


Construction Frame, Cedar, Shake Siding
Lot Description Wooded, Sloped, Near Public Transit, Private
Windows Skylight(s)
Exterior Frame, Cedar, Shake Siding

School Information

District Carmel
Elementary Kent Primary School
Middle George Fischer Middle School
High Carmel High School

Additional Information

Date Listed June 28th, 2021
Days on Market 158
Short Sale No
RE / Bank Owned No
HOA Fees 0.00
Levels Three Or More

Listing Details

OfficeBriante Realty Group, LLC

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