Nestled upon 10.29 acres with a babbling creek, the picturesque Sweet Creek in Cornwallville, NY exudes charm and tranquility. The four-bedroom Cape-style home is characterized by lofty ceilings, plentiful windows and an inviting, open layout – but the the property’s crown jewel is its versatile historic barn, capable of housing everything from antique collections to tractors to gatherings. Completing the harmonious ensemble, an attached two-car garage underscores practicality, all within an effortless two-hour journey from the George Washington Bridge.
Four bedroom, two and a half bathroom house | 2,778 square feet home on 10.29 acres | Lofty ceilings, plentiful windows and an open layout | Brick fireplace with wood stove insert | First-floor primary bedroom with access to the deck and ensuite bathroom | Dedicated office space | Cornwallville Creek fully with property lines | Gorgeous historic two-story barn plus separate coop/shed/workshop with electric;| Two-car garage | Asking $649,000
Listed by Arlena Armstrong-Petock at Country House Realty. Open House: Saturday, October 21, 2023, 11 am-1 pm, at 2814 County Road 20, Cornwallville, NY 12418. For inquiries or to RSVP, contact email@example.com or call 412-760-0176.
Enter through its original front door adorned with transom windows, revealing a timeless center hall-style layout. Inside, ample space offers room to roam, entertain, and grow. The brick fireplace features an energy-efficient wood stove insert. The inclusion of a dedicated office area eliminates the feeling of being confined while working from home. Closets grace every room, and additional storage abounds in the full basement and loft above the garage.
At day’s end, the primary suite, which opens onto the back deck, provides a tranquil retreat. The en-suite bathroom beckons for moments of relaxation. The open kitchen and dining area provide sweeping views of the fully fenced backyard, featuring a generous deck for outdoor dining and a fire pit area. Two front rooms, ideally suited for offices or a cozy den, enhance the versatility of this estate.
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Upstairs, discover a full bath serving three generously proportioned bedrooms, each bathed in natural light courtesy of the delightful dormer windows. Adjacent to the largest bedroom, the bonus room presents a versatile opportunity, ideal for an office, gym, den, or nursery.
Nestled on a peaceful country lane, this serene retreat provides a tranquil escape from the noise of urban life. Be surrounded by the soothing sounds of nature and occasional wildlife sightings, such as deer, eagles, herons, foxes, and turkeys in the meadow. The property is graced by Cornwallville Creek, offering a unique perspective to enjoy Mother Nature’s symphony. The character-laden barn is the crown jewel of this estate. It is a versatile centerpiece, capable of housing a tractor, treasured antiques, or serving as an ideal hobby space. It has served as a location for hosting intimate get-togethers and small wedding events. Additionally, the rear coop, equipped with electricity, offers flexible utility as either practical storage or an elegantly finished extra area.
Sweet Creek in Cornwallville, NY benefits from its proximity to several distinguished upstate destinations. In a mere 15-minute drive, access Windham Mountain for skiing and hiking, complemented by dining establishments like Babblers, Union & Post, Windham Local, and Tavern 23. The iconic Oak Hill, famed for Pidgin, is a brief 9-minute journey, alongside The Yellow Deli, Wild Flower Florist, and I.U Tripp & Co antiques. Glen Falls House beckons with its diverse events, while Julia’s Local, a mere 20 minutes away in Round Top, satisfies culinary cravings. Casa Susanna, Hartland Shop, and Gracie’s Luncheonette in Cairo are within a 20-minute radius. Just 5 minutes beyond lies the Village of Catskill, replete with an array of shops and dining establishments along Main Street.
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