Grandeur in the city. Magnificent craftsmanship abounds in this palatial home set on 1.3 landscaped acres a perfect juxtaposition of California ranch and classic elegance. An expansive 18-foot beamed cathedral ceiling greets you upon entry with a sightline into the great room boasting a floor to ceiling double-sided brick fireplace and gallery walls complete with custom lighting for art lovers. Every room of this estate has been luxuriously appointed with no detail forgotten. Relax in the custom Cherrywood library. Luxuriate in the sophisticated his and hers master bathroom in the huge main-floor master suite. Enjoy walls of windows all the way around this redwood and brick home, highlighting the spectacular landscaping, back yard gunite pool, natural stone patio and cabana area, making this the perfect retreat.
Be in a private oasis and yet minutes from a magnificent golf club, clay-court tennis club, state-of-the-art healthcare facilities and the Metro-North train line. A short 90-minute ride from Manhattan will land you in Poughkeepsie, the heart of Dutchess County, where there is an abundance of natural scenic beauty, outdoor recreation, historic landmarks, restaurants, festivals and more.
There are many varied experiences to discover: Strolls across the Walkway Over the Hudson, treks on the Appalachian Trail, bike rides on the Hudson Valley Rail Trail, sips along the Dutchess Wine Trail, tours of the FDR and Vanderbilt National Historic sites, antiquing and experiencing the classic county fair at the Dutchess County Fair grounds and dining at the Culinary Institute of America restaurants.
Enjoy programs and cultural experiences at Vassar, Marist and Bard colleges, year-round events at the historic Bardavon 1869 Opera House, cruises down the Hudson River, bushels of pick, your own apples and contemporary art exhibits at the DIA Art Foundation and local galleries.
Property Features Include: Central Air Conditioning, partial unfinished walkout basement
Interior Features Include: 9-foot plus ceilings, beamed ceilings, French doors, master bath, skylight(s), vaulted ceilings, wet bar, walk-in closets
Built in: 1975
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Exterior: Concrete, frame
Architectural Style: Mid-Century Modern, Contemporary
Lot Acres: 1.3000