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55 Island Drive

Ellenburg Depot, NY 12935
  • $2,975,000
  • STATUS: Active
  • ON SITE: 21 Days
  • MLS #: 201959
UPDATED: 112 min ago
$2,975,000
  • 5
    BEDS
  • 8.6
    ACRES
  • 3
    BATHS
  • 2
    1/2 BATHS
  • 5,671
    SQFT
  • $525
    $/SQFT
Type:
Single-Family Home
Built:
1928
County:

School Ratings & Info

School District:

Description

Camp Northwind is an historic property built in 1928 by the popular early 20th century baritone & recording artist Reinald Werrenrath. The home was designed by the noted architectural firm of McKim Mead & White. Situated on a private island accessible by a causeway. It is located on Chazy Lake, a clear, spring-fed 1,900 ac lake in the beautiful Adk Mts., 8.5 ac w/ 3,400ft of lake frontage. Formerly a retreat for Eleanor Roosevelt & visited by celebrities, once owned by Brooke Shields. W/ this history, & architectural provenance, the home has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Feel the grandeur as you enter the Great Room w/ its 18ft ceilings, massive wood burning fireplace, leaded glass windows & adjoining sitting room & library. Original custom woodwork creates a feeling of timeless beauty. Main floor further consists of a formal dining room, an open floor plan to include a (summer) dining porch, foyer, bathroom & a gourmet chef's kitchen w/ a Garland range & adjoining pantry. Hardwood floors throughout, in addition to custom antler chandeliers & antique lighting. 2nd floor in the main house you'll find a balcony overlooking the Great Room, 3 guest bedrooms serviced by 1 full bathroom, & the primary bedroom w/ a fireplace, large dressing room, & ensuite bathroom. 3rd floor features an expansive dormitory suite w/ 3 queen beds & a full bathroom. The island further boasts a 1 slip, 2-story boathouse w/ a game room on the upper level w/ magnificent views of the secluded cove. An expansive sundeck provides ample space for your guests to enjoy this fabulous lake. Other features include a stone patio overlooking the lake, a large basement w/ garage space, an original ice house now converted to a guest cottage & 1/2 bathroom, outdoor shower, a lean-to, & grounds w/ outdoor perennial flowers.. A 24' x 36' utility barn is located off the island. Located just a short drive from Lake Placid, Montreal or Burlington Vt.

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55 Island Drive Ellenburg Depot, NY 12935

  • Price: $2,975,000
  • Status: Active
  • On Site: 21 Days
  • Updated: 112 min ago
  • MLS #: 201959
5
Beds
3
Baths
2
½ Baths
8.6
Acres
5,671
SQFT
$525
$/SQFT
1928
Built
Neighborhood:
Ellenburg, Lyon Mountain, Clinton, Merrill
County:
Clinton
Area:
Ellenburg, Lyon Mountain, Clinton, Merrill
School District:
Northern Adirondack
Property Description
Camp Northwind is an historic property built in 1928 by the popular early 20th century baritone & recording artist Reinald Werrenrath. The home was designed by the noted architectural firm of McKim Mead & White. Situated on a private island accessible by a causeway. It is located on Chazy Lake, a clear, spring-fed 1,900 ac lake in the beautiful Adk Mts., 8.5 ac w/ 3,400ft of lake frontage. Formerly a retreat for Eleanor Roosevelt & visited by celebrities, once owned by Brooke Shields. W/ this history, & architectural provenance, the home has been listed in the National Register of Historic Places. Feel the grandeur as you enter the Great Room w/ its 18ft ceilings, massive wood burning fireplace, leaded glass windows & adjoining sitting room & library. Original custom woodwork creates a feeling of timeless beauty. Main floor further consists of a formal dining room, an open floor plan to include a (summer) dining porch, foyer, bathroom & a gourmet chef's kitchen w/ a Garland range & adjoining pantry. Hardwood floors throughout, in addition to custom antler chandeliers & antique lighting. 2nd floor in the main house you'll find a balcony overlooking the Great Room, 3 guest bedrooms serviced by 1 full bathroom, & the primary bedroom w/ a fireplace, large dressing room, & ensuite bathroom. 3rd floor features an expansive dormitory suite w/ 3 queen beds & a full bathroom. The island further boasts a 1 slip, 2-story boathouse w/ a game room on the upper level w/ magnificent views of the secluded cove. An expansive sundeck provides ample space for your guests to enjoy this fabulous lake. Other features include a stone patio overlooking the lake, a large basement w/ garage space, an original ice house now converted to a guest cottage & 1/2 bathroom, outdoor shower, a lean-to, & grounds w/ outdoor perennial flowers.. A 24' x 36' utility barn is located off the island. Located just a short drive from Lake Placid, Montreal or Burlington Vt.
Exterior Features

Architectural Style Adirondack Attached Garage YN Yes Construction Materials CedarWood SidingStone Exterior Features BalconyStorageLightingOutdoor ShowerDockGardenBoat Slip Foundation Details Stone Garage Spaces 4.00 Garage YN Yes Parking Features Additional ParkingUnpavedWorkshop in GarageRV GarageOversizedOff StreetLightedGarage Faces SideDrivewayBoatBasement Roof Slate

Interior Features

Above Grade Finished Area 3577.00 Appliances Bar FridgeWasherRefrigeratorDishwasherGas RangeGas OvenDryer Basement Exterior EntryUnfinishedWalk-Out AccessFull Bathroom Level First Bathrooms Total 5.00 Below Grade Finished Area 0.00 Below Grade Unfinished Area 2094.00 Cooling None Fireplace Features BedroomWood BurningGreat Room Fireplace YN Yes Fireplaces Total 2 Heating Fireplace(s)OilHot Water Interior Features BarWet BarVaulted Ceiling(s)High CeilingsPantryNatural WoodworkHigh Speed InternetBookcasesCathedral Ceiling(s)Built-in Features Kitchen Level First Laundry Features Laundry RoomMain Level Levels Three Or More Living Area 3577.00 Patio And Porch Features Front PorchTerraceRear PorchPatioPorch Primary Bedroom Level Second Rooms Great Room (1 Level) Dining Room (1 Level) Kitchen (1 Level) Laundry (1 Level) Bathroom (1 Level) Other Room (1 Level) Other Room (1 Level) Primary Bedroom (2 Level) Bedroom 2 (2 Level) Bedroom 3 (2 Level) Bedroom 4 (3 Level) Bathroom 2 (2 Level) Boat House (2 Level) Bedroom 5 (1 Level) Bathroom (1 Level) Bathroom 3 (3 Level) Window Features Single Pane Windows

Property Features

Association YN No Land Tax Annual Amount 7791.37 Listing Terms 1031 ExchangeCashConventional Lot Features GardenViewsWaterfrontPrivateNative PlantsMany TreesLevelLandscaped Occupant Type Owner Other Structures Barn(s)WorkshopOutbuildingStorageSecond GarageRV/Boat StorageGuest HouseGarage(s)Boat House Pets Allowed Yes Road Frontage Type Private RoadPublic Road Surface Type Gravel Seasonal Property YN No Security Features Carbon Monoxide Detector(s)Security SystemSmoke Detector(s) Sewer Septic Tank Tax Annual Amount 22525.37 Tax Assessed Value 981900.00 Utilities Electricity ConnectedPhone ConnectedWater ConnectedInternet Connected View LakePanoramicWaterTrees/WoodsMountain(s) Water Body Name Chazy Lake Water Source Well Drilled Waterfront Features Deeded WaterfrontWaterfrontLakeOwned WaterfrontLake Front Waterfront YN Yes Zoning Residential

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