About 78 Belden Road
Welcome to this exquisite colonial with water views that sits on over two and a half expertly manicured acres in the picturesque town of Carmel, New York. This timeless home built in 1876 has been tastefully restored, by a renowned interior designer, to its original glory while simultaneously being brought up to the standards of modern-day comforts. Ideal for both intimate and large gatherings with multiple terraces overlooking the expansive private yard, large formal dining room boasting a stone wood burning fireplace, and a walkthrough butler's pantry leading to the large kitchen featuring brand new appliances. Discover hidden pathways as you meander along the grounds, passing through stately old trees, perennial gardens, and charming outbuildings. An enchanting secret garden awaits, featuring a drip irrigation system making it virtually self-sufficient. Potential as a horse property; the existing three bay two-story garage can be converted to its original two stall horse barn with caretaker/guest quarters above. The home's third level is ready for your finishing touches with incredible potential for three additional finished rooms plus bath. Notable upgrades include newly remodeled bathrooms, new boiler, new hot water heater, installation of Generac generator, radiant heat in kitchen, foyer and baths, replacement of all windows, addition of water filtration system, plus surveillance system. Conveniently located near highways, shopping, country clubs and restaurants while still being tucked away; this home is a haven for those seeking a retreat from the everyday hustle. A truly magical place to call home!