98 Van Aken Road, Sundown

$1,750,000

ACTIVE
5 Beds
6 Baths
6,000 Sqft
65.92 Acres
4 Garages

Breath taking mountain views from every direction adorn this Catskill mansion on 65.82 acres & borders 1000's of acres of state land. Since its conception, it has gone thru updates and changes, every room more elegant and lovelier than the last. An estate like property, horse fencing, stone walls, pond, several out buildings, carriage house w/ tack room and unfinished 2nd floor. large oval gazebo, a large pavilion, in ground pool w/ fountains & statues & tiki gazebo. An apple and pear tree orchard. The eat in gourmet kit. w/ cherry cabinets w/glass doors, a breakfast counter, an informal kitchen space w/ more counters & refrigerator & a real soda fountain, Floors of cherry w/inlay flow into the large formal dining room, alcove wet bar, Main entry to Living room, stone fireplace, 1st floor laundry with granite tile floors, game room,full bath. Home office w/ beveled glass wall. 2 en-suites, A master with room size closets, office, 3 more bdrms & baths on 2nd floor. Lower level has much more to see. Very private. Three separate parcels being sold together. one 5 acre piece is not contiguous. Tax record says 9 bedrooms, but rooms have been repurposed. 2 offices, wine cellar, game room, music room,craft room, a sauna, workshop, interior generator room, under house garage. 2 sets of staircases to 2nd floor. Elegant furnishing will stay. Homeowner will just remove personal items and some pictures. The carriage house 2nd floor would make a great artist studio or guest living space. It has a deck with the best views. Blue stone enclosed porch with patio heaters, screened porch, deck overlooking the pool. The manicured grounds offer great photo shot opportunities, there is a pretty rock outcrop just beyond the edge of the woods. A water wheel. Black top driveway leads to the circular driveway to front of house, the driveway continues around to the carriage house, the carport, garages and a large level graveled area that can be used as a parking lot that was originally a tennis court. Maintenance equipment will stay. Room to land a helicopter. This is a once in a lifetime opportunity to own a piece of paradise.

Essential Information
MLS® #20202559
Price$1,750,000
Bedrooms5
Bathrooms6.00
Full Baths5
Half Baths2
Square Footage6,000
Acres65.92
Year Built1975
TypeResidential
Sub-TypeSingle Family
StyleMANSION
StatusACTIVE
Community Information
Address98 Van Aken Road
AreaDENNING
CitySundown
StateNY
Zip Code12740
Amenities
Parking3-Car, CARPORT, UNDER
# of Garages4
GaragesGarage Attached
ViewMOUNTAIN, FARM
Amenities

PLAY AREA, POOL-IN GROUND, REC ROOM, SAUNA

Features

CENTRAL VACUUM, BAR-WET, SECURITY SYSTEM

Interior
CoolingCEILING FAN, CENTRAL
FireplaceYes
FireplacesWOOD, STONE
Interior Features

INSULATED WINDOWS, WALK IN CLOSETS, SKYLIGHTS, MASTER BATH, SAUNA/STEAM ROOM, GARAGE DOOR OPENER, SMOKE DETECTOR, CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR

Appliances

TANKLESS HOT WATER HEATER, DISHWASHER, DRYER, EXHAUST FAN, GARBAGE DISPOSAL, MICROWAVE, OVEN-DOUBLE, REFRIGERATOR, WASHER, WATER SOFTENER

Heating

STAND BY GENERATOR, INGROUND FUEL TANK, BASEBOARD, FORCED AIR

Exterior
RoofASPH SHINGLE
ConstructionFRAME/STICK
Exterior Features

STAND BY GENERATOR, PARTIAL FENCED, INGROUND POOL, LANDSCAPED, OUTSIDE LIGHTING, FENCE, PAVED WALKWAY, SCREENED PORCH, GAZEBO

Lot Description

LANDSCAPED, LEVEL, MEADOW, POND, PRIVATE, ROCK OUTCROP, WOODED

School Information
DistrictTRIVALLEYCENTRA
Additional Information
Zoningres
Listing Details
AgentGail Vesely
Listing Courtesy of Lucille Hand Real Estate
Property History
Price Reduced from $1,900,000 to $1,750,000
Price Reduced from $2,250,000 to $1,900,000
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