Welcome to “The River House” this bucolic estate is perfectly situated on 17.4 acres from the coveted Bellevue Road to the Hudson River. Inspired by the glorious American architecture of the 1800’s this colonial has been lovingly restored with modern touches. Drive down the tree lined drive past the 3,000 square foot two story barn where the NYC Ballet was rumored to practice on their way up to Tanglewood. Let the striking beauty of the beloved Hudson take your breath away as you enter this one of a kind home. Take a step back into time as you’re greeted by the spacious kitchen, complete with wood cabinetry, AGA Stove, and river views. The natural flow of this home will beckon you into the living room where the 13 foot wide fireplace becomes the center of attention, each brick laid by hand has a story to tell of a 150+ year old home. The generously proportioned living room steps down into the “piano” room; ideal for after dinner entertainment. Tucked away you'll find the enchanting dining room, laced in scenes from a time long ago and perfect for intimate dinners. To complete the first floor, head into the three season room, dressed in sheer drapery and lanterns, its an inviting place to hang after a dip in the in-ground gunite pool, hot tub, or a long night with friends! There are plenty of places to rest your head in this exceptional home. Head upstairs in the “old” house to find the victorian themed master bedroom wing. This well designed space offers you a master bedroom with a wood burning fireplace, master bathroom, as well as victorian tub room a second bedroom (currently used as a den), and the third bedroom filled with special nooks and crannies! The “blue room” hosts it’s own full bathroom, cedar closet and secret door to the “new” addition; all complete with stunning river views! The “new” addition offers it’s own stairway, fourth and fifth bedroom and full bath! No detail was left out when restoring this classic home. Features include original wide plank floors, wood ceiling and support beams, classic country wainscoting, and cast iron tub. The setting and story of this property are just as majestic as the home. 17.4 acres of waterfront property along the Hudson. Walk the winding trails in the summer, or cross country ski them in the winter. Watch the magic of fall set in, in the Hudson Valley right from your own back yard. The breathtaking beauty that is set before you along with the peaceful feeling that comes with being on the water is unrivaled. Come fall in love with the “River House” just 90 miles north of NYC!
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