Adirondack Country Homes Realty Inc.
Glens Falls Regional Office, 462 Glens Street, Glens Falls, NY 12801
Elegant Living in the Adirondacks -
Four story, stone estate in Essex, NY - SOLD
This classic floor plan has 5 bedrooms, 3 3/4 bathrooms, formal living room and dining room, each with a fireplace, detailed molding and wide plank floors, and a charming country kitchen. This unique home is being offered at $649,500 US
This elegant Georgian Stonehouse was built in 1826 and is a perfect example of the beauty and craftsmanship of a by-gone era. Lovingly restored by its current owners, this prominent year-round home is well suited to entertaining in elegance and style, as well as providing a comfortable family home. Located on a quiet street in the center of the charming historic village of Essex, it is only a block from the beach, marina, local restaurants and main street. High speed internet service and cable TV are available.
The 3,500 square foot home has four levels, consisting of five bedrooms and 3 3/4 baths. The main floor includes an elegant formal entry hall with arched doorways; both the formal living room and dining room have open fireplaces; all with detailed moldings and wide plank floors. The adjoining Butlerís Pantry has a slate floor. The second floor includes a large master bedroom with ensuite bath and two bedrooms that share a bath. The top floor has a master suite, an adjoining small room that could be used as a bedroom or study, a full bathroom and a roof-top deck with views of Lake Champlain and the Green Mountains of Vermont. The garden level includes a charming country kitchen with exposed beams, a wonderful brick alcove, breakfast area, a half bath with shower, laundry/utility room, a family room with French doors leading to the east porch and beautifully landscaped grounds with English gardens and terraces surrounding the private lawn area.
Previously know as "The Stonehouse" a B&B establishment, now an Adirondack vacation rental with a great vacation rental history. Walk to the waterfront for swimming, boating or dining. The Adirondack Park is such a very special place with very special homes.
Titbit: The shores of Lake Champlain extend 120 miles into Canada. To learn more about this historical community in the Adirondacks, Essex NY, click here (IATAAP is sponsored by ACHR). Essex is 15 minutes off interstate route 87 (Northway), 5 hours from New York City, 1.5 hours from Montreal, approximately 2 hours from Albany, 50 minutes from Burlington, VT (via year-round ferry) and 30 minutes from Plattsburgh. There is an international airport in Burlington, VT and Plattsburgh, NY. Skiing on Whiteface Mountain near Lake Placid and the high peaks of the Adirondack Mountains are within a 30 minute drive.