708 ROUTE 66
708 ROUTE 66 Hudson, New York 12534 United States

$1,350,000
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HOULIHAN LAWRENCE INC. ML

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About 708 ROUTE 66

Greek Revival farmhouse in stunning farm setting with exposure to the Berkshire Mountains as well as the Catskills, built in 1840 by Jacob Van Rensselaer of the esteemed early Hudson Valley family.Eligible for National Register, it features a front pediment with unique fan-light and portico columns with noteworthy lattice grillwork.Brilliantly-lit interiors have a compliment of original moldings, doors, hardware, floor-to-ceiling windows and wide board white pine floors.Front door opens to formal stair hall revealing spacious elegant front parlor and formal dining room bisected by oversized paneled doors.Kitchen addition features large walk-in pantry and laundry, with mud room on one side. Atypical side porch columns mimic the elaborately-proportioned front elevation. Distinctive trellis motif visually connects both porches.Second floor accommodates three generous bedrooms and a full bath.Remarkable farm outbuildings include a dairy barn, granary, garage / carriage house, and original outhouse.Five minutes from trendy Hudson, this is a wonderful opportunity for a buyer who cherishes history to create the perfect private family compound with extended guest facilities, or an owner/investor who can capitalize on this 43-acres ofprime farmland.Mixed commercial/residential zoning with potential for subdividing, along with 2/3 mile of road frontage on two roads, couldyield a substantial benefit.Built ca. 1840, by Jacob Van-Rensselaer, house is eligible to list on both State and National Registers of Historic Places. This pristine highly-intact illustration of rural Greek Revival architecture.The American Farmhouse (by Henry Kaufman, which catalogs historic homes) called this house, A little temple in the New York countryside.

Listing Courtesy of HOULIHAN LAWRENCE INC. ML, Hudson Gateway Multiple Listing Service, Inc. (HGMLS)

PROPERTY INFORMATION

Appliances
Other
Basement
Concrete Floor, Crawl Space, Dirt Floor, Partial, Unfinished
Garage Info
1 Car, Detached
Heating
Baseboards, Hot Water

EXTERIOR

Construction
Frame, Stone
Exterior Features
Porch
Roofing
Metal

INTERIOR

Rooms
12
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3
Bedrooms
1
Full Bath
2,030 Sq Ft.
Interior
43.45 Acres
Exterior
Single Family Homes
Property type
1840
Year Built
408585
Web Id
408585
MLS ID
COLUMBIA COUNTY
Subdivision
Hudson City
School District
Other
Elementary
Hudson Middle
Middle
Hudson Hs
High
Listing Courtesy of HOULIHAN LAWRENCE INC. ML

HOULIHAN LAWRENCE INC. ML

Listing Courtesy of HOULIHAN LAWRENCE INC. ML

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