98 Van Aken Road $1,750,000

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    98 Van Aken Road Sundown, NY 12740

    • 5 Beds
    • 7 Baths
    • 6,000 sq. ft.
    • Residential
    • MLS# 20202559
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    Breath taking mtn. views 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.

    • General Features
      • Age 41-60
      • AMENITIES PLAY AREA,POOL-IN GROUND,REC ROOM,SAUNA
      • Area Town DENNING
      • Bedrooms Five
      • Foreclosure No
      • Full Bathrooms Five
      • General Taxes 7054
      • Half Bathrooms Two
      • School Tax 13691
      • Sewer SEPTIC-INGR.
      • Short Sale No
      • Type Single Family
      • Water Features POND
      • Year Built 1975
    • Building Features
      • APPLIANCES DISHWASHER,DRYER,EXHAUST FAN,GARBAGE DISPOSAL,MICROWAVE,OVEN-DOUBLE,REFRIGERATOR,WASHER,WATER SOFTENER,TANKLESS HOT WATER HEATER
      • BASEMENT FINISHED,FULL,GARAGE ACCESS,WALK OUT
      • 1 2
      • 2 2
      • 3 2
      • 4 2
      • Construction FRAME/STICK
      • COOLING AIR CONDITIONING CEILING FAN,CENTRAL
      • Dining Room Level 1
      • ELECTRICITY CIRCUIT BREAKERS,STAND BY GENERATOR
      • EXTERIOR FEATURES STAND BY GENERATOR,PARTIAL FENCED,INGROUND POOL,LANDSCAPED,OUTSIDE LIGHTING,FENCE,PAVED WALKWAY,SCREENED PORCH,GAZEBO
      • Fireplace Description STONE
      • FIREPLACE LOCATION LIVING ROOM
      • FLOORS CARPET,CERAMIC,HARDWOOD
      • GARAGE PARKING EXTRAS UNDER,3-Car,CARPORT
      • Garage Type Garage Attached
      • HEAT SOURCE BASEBOARD,FORCED AIR,STAND BY GENERATOR,INGROUND FUEL TANK
      • HEATING FUEL OIL,PROPANE
      • HOT WATER COIL
      • INTERIOR FEATURES INSULATED WINDOWS,WALK IN CLOSETS,SKYLIGHTS,MASTER BATH,SAUNA/STEAM ROOM,GARAGE DOOR OPENER,SMOKE DETECTOR,CARBON MONOXIDE DETECTOR
      • Internet Access CABLE
      • Kitchen Description GOURMET
      • KITCHEN DESCRIPTION1 BREAKFAST BAR,CUSTOM CABINETS,EAT - IN,GOURMET,ISLAND,PANTRY
      • MISCELLANEOUS FEATURES BAR-WET,CENTRAL VACUUM,SECURITY SYSTEM
      • OTHER ROOMS OFFICE,WORKSHOP,MASTER BEDROOM
      • PLUMBING COPPER
      • Porch DECK, ENCLOSED PORCH, PATIO, SCREENED PORCH
      • Roof ASPH SHINGLE
      • SIDING CEDAR,STONE
      • Style Mansion
      • STYLE1 MANSION
      • Total Rooms 11
    • Property Features
      • DRIVEWAY BLACKTOP,CIRCLE
      • Garage Capacity Four
      • Lot Dimensions 65+
      • LOT FEATURES LANDSCAPED,LEVEL,MEADOW,POND,PRIVATE,ROCK OUTCROP,WOODED
      • LOT SITE RURAL
      • Number of Acres 65.92
      • VIEWS FARM,MOUNTAIN
      • WATER SPRING
    • Schools
      • School District Tri-Valley Central
      • School District1 Tri-Valley Central

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    12740 (Sundown) Demographics

    45 Median Age
    23 Population Density (per sq. mile)
    31% College Educated
    $65,972 Estimated Median Income
    500 Estimated Total Home Owners
    129 Estimated Total Renters
    79% / 21% Estimated Owner / Renter Divide
    2 Estimated Average Household Size
    1,673 Total Population
    Community data courtesy of LiveBy, Inc.

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    $675,000 Median Sales Price
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        Property History

        Date Event Price Percent Change
        -- Current Price Source New Value: $1,750,000
        1/12/2021 10:02:41 AM Price Reduced Source New Value: $1,750,000 -7.89%
        10/4/2020 4:02:34 PM Price Reduced Source New Value: $1,900,000 -15.56%
        7/13/2020 11:04:00 PM New in Database Source New Value: $2,250,000

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