400 New Salem Rd - Esopus, NY - $2,700,000
2,179 SQ/FT - 3 BR, 3 BTH
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LISTING COURTESY OF Heather Croner © Heather Croner REAL ESTATE
Idyllic 340-acre private estate on 28 separate deeded lots, there is much potential here with town approvals for use as a private family compound, multi home residential development, equestrian facility, lifestyle resort, wellness spa or an educational facility. The elegant, early 18th century stone house, with 3 BR, 2.5 BA, is exquisitely restored and updated with wide board floors and hand-hewn beams, a gourmet chef's eat in kitchen with Viking 8 burner stove , sub-zero fridge, Viking microwave and dishwasher, there are 5 fireplaces, a cedar shingle roof, copper gutters.
Paddocks and corrals surround the impressive circular, post and beam horse barn, with cupola, hayloft, and cobblestone yard, with 13 horse stalls, a birthing stall, 3 shower stalls, 2 full bathrooms, an office and an observatory deck for the 75 x 150 ft riding arena.
Once the Houghtaling homestead and dairy farm, this secluded property also features a separate 1 bedroom with full bathroom guest cottage, a renovated corncrib/ studio with cedar closets, 3-bay garage, and historic restored barn on incomparable wooded and landscaped acres that include a lake, meadows, a series of spring fed ponds, a waterfall, a cedar grove, fenced, raised vegetable garden, mountain views and miles of trails throughout.
This exceptional woodland preserve estate is located 2 hours from New York City, 20 minutes to the Amtrak trains in Rhinebeck and Metro North in Poughkeepsie.